Xmas (-) Show more
It’s the 18th of November and retailers are already playing shitty Xmas music. Hate. Hate. Hate.
@Ferrovore Thanks, I’ll check it out.
@Ferrovore Your process posts have made me curious about this series, where can I find it?
Kayfabe as a useful concept for your cognitive toolbox.
vermin Show more
This is me: dust can accumulate all it wants, but a dead mouse under the kitchen sink means HYGIENE EMERGENCY CLEAN ALL THE THINGS.
"Don’t adults bully other adults, too?" a student asked, as we were in a pivot from the positives of digital work to the dark corners of online bullying behaviors. My focus was on my young learners, making sure they have strategies in digital spaces. But of course, his question got to the heart of the current digital landscape of trolls, bots and more. "Yes, adults bully other adults, and it's terrible," I tell him, "so don't be like them. Make the world a better place." #smallstories
uspol ~ Show more
I’m 40 years old and I’ve lived in the USA my entire life. This makes me a bit of an old fart in Internet terms, and it also means I’ve been watching unfettered capitalism drive the country into the ground, well, my entire life. I find myself wondering what even is the use, often, nowadays.
But I got off the bus this morning in the middle of a mob of undergraduates chattering in languages from all over the world, and somehow this gives me a tiny bit of hope.
Hey, Mastofriends, I'd like some help/feedback on a thing.
I'm building an open source platform for hosting web comics. I want it to be safe and usable by as many folks as possible, out of the box. But before I get too far into a rabbit hole of difficult-to-change design, I want to ensure I consider all the options users would actually appreciate in a community platform like this will be.
Linked below is my current list. Thoughts?
An essay about the Xerox PARC-era concept of notebook computing:
I particularly like how end-user customizability was designed in from the get-go
Shiba Computer https://shiba.computer/essay/on-weaponised-design/
a joke that doesn't quite work Show more
Jeez this game has so many polygons that if you try to turn particle rendering on the whole thing slows to a crawl
Now I know why triangle man hates particle man
Security research, software archaeology, nerd of all disciplines. Just barely old enough to remember the 1980s. He/him.
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