I cannot begin to describe how pleasant my work day has been with the current

ActivityPub + blogs (with RSS) = better internet

Try our app, it's exactly like our website down to the pixel except for how it accesses your contacts, location, microphone, pictures and camera and it's not always nagging you to try our app.

i hate to be a grammar snob, but it should actually be "Fewer Miserables"

Comprehensive overview of the issues surrounding Reopening of schools during the COVID19 pandemic. — arstechnica.com/?p=1701134

Armed white men storm Idaho capital building while in legislative session, police magically figure out how to not use tear gas or rubber bullets, decide it is okay. — npr.org/2020/08/25/905785548/u

Bragging about having no free slots on your calendar is the new bragging about not getting enough sleep.

We desperately need an independent, progressive, publicly funded, ethics-driven tech/software professional organization, and, for all its faults, Mozilla is the biggest/closest thing to that. And big tech definitely wants and acts to destroy it.

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🐦This is a cross-post from Twitter, its contents might suck🐦 

RT @dnsmichi
When Git says it was you who modified that line.

Apple reducing competition. They could’ve just… used the API or even negotiated a better deal w/Dark Sky.

But no, they bought it to deeply integrate w/their own apps AND shut down web, Android, & competing API clients—ensuring only Apple can provide the data to only Apple users

RT @MKBHD@twitter.com

RIP Dark Sky for Android 😭

🐦🔗: twitter.com/MKBHD/status/12896

#Fractal, the #matrix client for #GNOME, will release version 4.4 next Friday. Now is a good time to test the nightly version and check if it doesn’t break anything with your homeserver compared to 4.2. #translations are also welcome.

My go-to response when I get a bug report for a C++ program:

Do you sometimes think about how Twitter was already on its way out in 2016 and then the presidency happened and now we're stuck with both

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The people who are afraid that AI will eliminate jobs reminds me of the Grace Hopper stories about folks afraid compilers would eliminate programmers. If only.

men: "wearing a mask makes you look like a wuss"

scorpion:

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