From a library in Toronto, via a reseller in Indiana, to me. It even got checked out a couple times.

Did you know that you can delete all the files on your phone by simply throwing it out the window of a moving car?

I know it's not new or shiny but damn is awesome. So simple and very powerful.

Got to use my bash programming skills for a real, actual project at work.

for $10 a month you can host all essential services (email, rss, git, fedi, xmpp) for a group of at least 100 people.

in May 2018 indexed close to twice (260) the number of servers it indexed in March 2017 (133)

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gopher_(

Whenever I see someone mention GopherCon, I get upset it isn't a conference about the gopher protocol.

make public libraries better than for-profit co-working spaces

A few of us remember the Cluetrain Manifesto. Some new clues close to two decades later... newclues.cluetrain.com/

Something to think about as we all lament the maliciousness of FB, the glaring incompetency and likely doom of Twitter, crypto-fascists organizing on Reddit. We have 20 years of solid conceptual development to draw from and carve our spaces out with.

By the way, I have said it before, but I'll say it again: thank you, sdf.org for being just super great!

And thank you for hosting this instance of Mastodon!!

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"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