The San Francisco Bay Area has the most contaminated air in the world today. Here's how to protect yourself. medium.com/@tomlowenthal/survi

Do you think that there are Republicans who are kept up at night wondering if they just could have gerrymandered a little more efficiently, gained a couple more votes, and kept the house?

Shout-out to the cyclist wearing noise-cancelling headphones and texting.

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Just got home after a long week. Time to put on a synthwave mix and boot up Exapunks.

The Arameic word for β€œfanon” is β€œapochrapha”.

I am extremely here for in-screen fingerprint sensor. And now OnePlus is actually making a commitment to software updates, so you don't have that sword of Damocles hanging over you if you get one of these things. arstechnica.com/?p=1399343

One day, when the twilight of our civilization has ended, an archeologist comes upon a laptop whose hard drive promises untold cultural riches. Excited, they scrounge and build the pieces they need to get it running and unlock the terabytes of storage. Looking at the listings of books and movies and music and other great art, they open the first book. What wisdom does it hold?

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Talking with coworkers about our weekends and I realized how much of a stereotype I am. "Oh yeah, after the roller derby game on Saturday, I had a remote Dungeons and Dragons game on Sunday, and then I finished Exapunks, my favorite assembly-programming game." πŸ™„

On my way home, I was lucky enough to see a gorgeous hawk swoop and fly from perch to perch at twilight. Much too fast and far away for me to take a picture, but a wonderful moment of sheer joy as I realized just what I was seeing.

I have just been injected with a serum which should render me temporarily immune to one of the deadliest and most disruptive infectious diseases in the world.

Our civilization is capable of engineering and distributing this serum to almost everyone, every year. This is an incredible achievement.

Some people don't take it because their healing crystals will protect them from harm.

When you say β€œIt's been…” and then pause for a moment as you mentally tally the time, please understand that there's only one possible way for me to respond. I'm sorry; I don't make the rules. πŸ€·πŸ»β€β™‚οΈ

Just spent thirty seconds resting my finger on the power button of my ThinkPad, wondering why it wasnt unlocking. You know, if you were wondering how my day was going. πŸ™„

When you upgrade to Mojave, Apple swaps out the background for the login screen. There's no user-facing control to change it back β€” you have to copy your preferred JPG (or HEIC) over the default image at `/Library/Desktop Pictures/Mojave.heic`. reddit.com/r/MacOS/comments/9i

The MacOS dark mode is beautiful. All the Apple apps look wonderful. And I love the ability to specify accent colors other than blue and grey.

Highlight of the day so far: being asked to record some dialogue for a show so that a friend can practice a British accent for the audition.

Brave just switched to Qwant as our default search engine in France and Germany and the graphic we're using is adorable af. brave.com/brave-qwant-partners

The sky was a clear blue and the rising sun dripped thick golden rays over the Mission as I set out this morning. Ravens flocked and turned in the rich early light, calling out omens I couldn't comprehend.

I have a new plan to save the earth from runaway image change. Cover it in solar panels and wind farms and vast swathes of green. arstechnica.com/?p=1370253

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