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is now 100% reproducible.

This is a *big* deal. It means everyone building NixOS will get the exact same binary, meaning you can now trust any source for it because you can verify the hash.

This has been worked on for a long time, it’s awesome that it is now done!

r13y.com/
discourse.nixos.org/t/nixos-un

Fun bit: If an app’s info.plist doesn’t contain
<key>NSHighResolutionCapable</key>
<string>True</string>
not only the app’s content is blurry, but also the title bar and menu bar items. (Sponsored by bitbucket.org/heldercorreia/sp)

I really don't want to think about Bluetooth as much as I do. I have a tiny bit of hope the Bluetooth SIG will fix all the issues with LE Audio, but I also have a bit of doubt.

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I love it when Amazon sellers lie. Today: A Bluetooth audio dongle claimed to support AAC.

Seems weird to me that the developers need to invent new audio codecs (e.g. ). There's really nothing existing that can be used (like AAC, which Apple does)?

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@solarkraft avoid #LibreTranslate.com. It's a #Cloudflare site. translate.fedilab.app/ is a #privacy-respecting instance that uses the LibreTranslate backend, so that's worth a look.

Today was the first day on which a Pinterest search result helped me out.

if GNU are so pissed about Linux stealing the fame why don't they just make their own kernel

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Fun Fact: The USB consortium specified a 'Magic Carpet Simulation Device" as a HID device type.

usb.org/sites/default/files/hu

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alias yeet="sudo apt remove"
alias yoink="sudo apt install"

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I can't believe this wikipedia article actually exists

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worldpol, dystopia 

Treating corporations as paperclip optimizer AIs is probably a very reasonable approximation. Coka Cola is just optimizing getting sugary liquids down as many peoples throat at a profit as possible, health be damned. Facebook is just optimizing eyeball-time on (ad-ridden) front-page, democracy and psychological health be damned.
However, seeing how good and successful we are at regulating this AI I have little hope for our time with the computerized one.

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running the visual studio installer updater

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put your stuff on bandcamp and other services i can properly buy and download it from so i can add it to my music library please please please

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wie ich mal immer wieder fehler in (bau)plänen fand und nun dafür angepiekt wurde "jetzt muss mal schluss sein mit der suche nach fehlern" ja ok schickt mir doch einfach pläne ohne dann finde ich auch keine

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