Detective Pikachu was one of the most earnest, honest, and unironic films I've seen in a long time. Its world felt lived in, it did storytelling through worldbuilding, and it honestly earns its emotional core.

Looks like tonight is going to be another totally sleepless night... I really need to get this stress under control

I know I know I shouldn't be on the internet, but I can only lie in bed for a few hours before it just gets sad

git clone git://git.blaise.zone/wright/dissertation.git

I love this :blobcatcoffee:

(warning big repo)

Just set up a self-hosted git server---was actually really easy once I stopped focusing on having a nice web-ui

FindChips – Get instant insight into any electronic component
findchips.com/

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#OpenAudio is an instance of @funkwhale , which is part of the ActivityPub-powered Fediverse.

You can browse tens of thousands of music tracks that are legal to download and share at:

open.audio/library

Open.audio specialises in #CreativeCommons tracks and other #Libre music, much of it from the Free Music Archive (freemusicarchive.org/). The FMA has been under threat recently, so open.audio is a sort of lifeboat for the content.

#AlternativesAtoZ #Music #FunkWhale

Mosspunk is when you only wear muddy yellow rain boots and sweaters with lichen growing on them, and theres shelf fungi growing up the side of your face and spanish moss braided into your hair, and your backpack is full of smooth rocks and mushrooms, and you're a little sleepy all the time and smell like petrichor

I signed Jon Tennant's (@Protohedgehog@twitter.com) EU Parliament petition against #Elsevier being awarded the EU Open Science Monitor contract exclusively.

You can do the same if you are an EU citizen or resident, I think:

petiport.secure.europarl.europ

#OpenScience #Monitor #EU

Wanna have a bit of fun watching people get all confused while revealing society's inherent patriarchal bias?

Refer to your sewing machine as a 'power tool.'

I'm doing a gritty reboot of breakfast.
...
I'm having grits for breakfast.

[ looks at kitchen waste basket ] hmm does not spark joy. guess i'll leave my trash in a pile from now on

cities should operate their own public mapping and transit timing programs so that people can get directions without getting spied on by google

Welcome to 2019, traveler from 2009. The brief:
-sysadmins are now "ops"
-servers are all just "cloud" something
-algorithms are "AI"
-DBs are "blockchains"
-Everything that spies on people is "smart"

Good luck. And update your CV with the above words.

A while back I built a site that converts RSS feeds to ActivityPub actors that you can subscribe to from Mastodon and other ActivityPub-compliant social networks: bots.tinysubversions.com/conve

I've now also published the source code: github.com/dariusk/activtypub-

Python is the new FORTRAN
Java is the new COBOL
Javascript is the new BASIC

C is the new soldering iron

Public Domain Day Is Finally Here!.

Copyrighted Works Have Entered the Public Domain Today for the First Time in 21 Years: openculture.com/?p=1059485 t.co/DDetCRTt78

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