My own #introduction (Gotta abuse hashtags at least once in my life)
Graduated with a associates of science in computer #programming
I'm scheduled to go to an appointment tomorrow, but given that I have to use ride sharing to do that, I might just try to see if they can refill me from home.
People are going crazy, and instead of handling this in a good social manner by self-isolating and only getting what they need, well, you guys know what's going on... I just hope this all ends sooner than later and that there's not many deaths.
While everyone is completely distracted by a virus, the bipartisan EARN IT Act is poised to subvert encryption under the guise of protecting the children
Little Gopher Client http://runtimelegend.com/tools/gopher/ looks neat and it’s written in FreePascal and Lazarus which is very cool
#introduction Hi all! I'd like to introduce myself on h.town, since I'm new here.
I'm m4iler. Well, that's about it.
Being a walking HR violation ( @ryen 's words, not mine)
Doing the best I can in a chaotic world
If you want my behaviour, I channel my inner Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pearce. I talk shit until shit gets tough, then I take care of business.
If we could be friends, that'd be lovely! It seems I am following no one right now, so remind me, please, so I can follow you behind!
To be perfectly honest I boost more than I toot, but I'm usually down for a chat if you'd like to talk :D
@kensanata I love Abebooks and bought many used photobooks from them. It turns out that they're actually an amazon subsidiary (just like goodreads!) though :(
The sale of the .ORG registry threatens nonprofits globally by giving private equity the power to censor the speech of nonprofit organizations and to extract ever-growing monopoly rents from those same nonprofits.
We can stop it. https://act.eff.org/action/help-stop-the-sale-of-public-interest-registry-to-a-private-equity-firm
Interesting video, while ostensibly about the end of the Blackberry / TCL partnership; is kinda an indictment of how modern ad supported tech journalism creates marketing death spirals for niche players. As reviewers are incentivized to take their leads from hit metrics. Turning everyone into shills for the most popular brands.
The Ring Doorbell isn't just spying on you, it's literally packed with trackers and is sending PII to advertising companies.
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I don't know what to say here yet except: I love video gaming, computers, free software/open culture, movies and anime. Follow if you like the above!
"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