'Light Warlpiri is made up of a triumvirate of languages: Warlpiri, the indigenous one, Standard Australian English, the colonial one, and Kriol, the English-lexified creole... “The language is split down the middle, with verbs on one side and nouns on the other,” she says. “This is pretty interesting because there are not many ways of speaking in the world that have this split pattern between nouns and verbs.”'
StefanKeller: Re MAPTCHA - ReMAPTCHA - A free, map-based anti-spam service that enhances OpenStreetMap
At last, some tools to stop working for free for Google and contribute to the commons while reducing spam!
'Could decolonising STEM provide a solution to sustaining our world?'
Never actually played Fortnite, but apparantly most of it's money comes from selling emotes, and most of those are based on dance moves invented by black people, and of course Epic don't pay or even credit them:
is #doona an element?
Does anyone have any #PeerTube instances and/or channels that they follow?
Here's mine that I work on with original content: https://video.jacky.wtf/video-channels/livestream/videos
Here's two others that I follow:
Let me know if there's any you have an interest in!
so i spent today writing a piece laying out how to write terminal apps without ncurses (and, more importantly, how to write the library that will kill ncurses for good)
this is the result of years of experience delving into dark corners of ANSI specifications, terminfo files, and hoary manpages. this is knowledge that i’ve never seen collected in one place before. please use it, i beg you.
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