Seeing as this is close I'm definitely going to visit, The Sistine Chapel in Sussex – painted by the Michelangelo of Goring-by-Sea https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2020/jan/14/sistine-chapel-sussex-english-martyrs-church-michelangelo-goring-by-sea
Capitalism is quietly erasing the idea of private property. All products are effectively becoming rentals, and the companies can revoke your right to use them whenever they feel like it. It's becoming increasingly difficult to actually own anything. Media is streamed, and devices are locked from the users.
It's hilarious how all the things people were afraid of happening under communism are actually happening under capitalism.
Interesting thing i’ve got going on right now is a project of mine relies on a computer model of bushfire smoke transport, which is hosted on a supercomputer at the ANU, except i can’t use it this week because it needs to be moved to a new supercomputer, and that can’t be done because the ANU campus is closed...because of bushfire smoke.
It's Black Eye Friday!
#Usenet is dead, right? It’s full of spam, ISP’s don’t want to provide servers for it any more, and if they do, they’re reticent to provide binaries (which were an ugly hack anyway)… but why?
Great to see the entrepreneurial spirit so strong in British society
Foodbank App is developed by Redemption Media, and charges £180 per year for foodbanks to use.
Director of Redemption Media is Miriam Cates... new Conservative MP for Penistone and Stocksbridge
Meet the Amateur Astronomers Hunting for Spy Satellites
Previously you'd have found me at @luke as I've been active on the fediverse for years.
"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko