Yesterday I ranted on the birdsite about how shitty product choices it makes end up harming users and causing unnecessary conflict. Examples were given about how Masdoton is so much better in terms of community management and content preferences. I ended it with a note that we make a conscious choice each day about what platform we choose to use. I just might have to follow my own advice, and post here more often.
So I wrote a short blog post on how I prefer to set up new domain names https://yuv.al/blog/setting-up-new-domains/
Making lots of good progress on streamlib, a CLI tool for playing media streams. Latest feature: it can now fetch tokens for playing timestamp-restricted video streams! https://github.com/streamlib/streamlib
It's pretty cool to see the air conditioning PID cycles
Setup a weather station at home and hooked up to a nice Grafana dashboard. Details at https://yuv.al/blog/home-weather-station/
The Tel Aviv Makers Hackerspace has a #cccamp19 voucher making rounds but currently available. Contact me personally if interested.
So I did an interview on CBS regarding the birdsite bots project towards the Israeli elections https://www.cbsnews.com/news/israel-election-benjamin-netanyahu-donald-trump-activist-fake-news-bots/
Wonderful morning on the birdsite, Twitter restricted a group of 23 fresh Israeli bot users that was preparing for the elections. Full user dump can be found at https://gist.github.com/yuvadm/d5e7a193396b38dcfd8b95e849e9b440
https://yuv.al - In the words of Archimedes, give me a long enough lever, and a place to rest it - or I will kill one hostage every hour
Server run by the main developers of the project It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!