FAZ: Ein Mastodon zieht nach Amerika um
It looks like a French zoo captured one of the federating folks on this here internet!
"720 sexes and no brain"
"looks like a fungus and acts like an animal"
"one of nature's mysteries"
"named after a horror movie"
Victory! Last night, Berkeley’s city council voted unanimously to ban the city government’s use of face recognition technology.
i just opened a new piece of art and it is so beautiful! Alex made it. @checkervest
Not going to #pgconfeu this year, sadly!
Hi Fediverse 👋
let me sum up the situation around #switchingsocial
Around September 20th, the original (anonymous) author of switching.social shut down its website and all related Social Media accounts, including mastodon 🤔
As there hasn't been any sign of life since then, I restored the website and created this new account. Right now I'm out of spare time to work on it, but that'll change in a few weeks 🙂
"John Oliver buys $15 million of medical debt for $60,000 and forgives it all, because he could"
Oops ...researchers at the University of Hawaii found that a programming error in a set of Python scripts commonly used for computational analysis of chemistry data returned varying results based on which operating system they were run on..
I'm the PyDev of the week! 🐍📦✨👩💻
I talk about getting involved in open source and the Python community, packaging, and more: https://www.blog.pythonlibrary.org/2019/10/14/pydev-of-the-week-elana-hashman/
"Challenges in the Decentralised Web: The Mastodon Case" (PDF) https://emilianodc.com/PAPERS/mastodonIMC19.pdf
Interesting academic paper analyzing the fediverse and how different instances and users are connected to one another. It's cool that the Mastodon API is open enough that researchers can do this kind of work.
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