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I’m not content blocking. I’m blocking everything but the content.

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Pretty much sums up my feelings right now...

The search continues for who should receive royalty payments for Bach's wildly successful compositions. Requests to Bach's manager have thus far been met with silence.

Sony Finally Admits It Doesn’t Own Bach - eff.org/deeplinks/2018/09/sony

Mastodon is featured in XKCD. So, it's basically half a step until we call it mainstream now, right?
xkcd.com/2045/

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The other day, I started wondering whose toots I've favorited most often—mostly as a "scientific" way to figure out who to feature on my profile.

One weekend-coding project later, and I can now share an app with all of you: the Tool for Tabulating Thirty Top Tooters (#t5, for short). t5.codesections.com.

It scans all the toots you've every favorited and ranks the top thrifty people who you've favorited most often. It's #freeSoftware and I hope you all enjoy!

#whoAreYourTopTooters?

It's humorous to receive an email to acknowledge that I will no longer
receive emails after unsubscribing from spam.

Crazy.. One candidate collecting signatures for another candidate to potentially mess up the campaign of a third candidate. So dramatic!
feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/t

Political meme of the day: If you do not know who the man in the plaid
shirt is, then you should Google it.

Agile Platitude Of The Day: A stack of colanders working together is a bowl
that lets nothing through.

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@zatnosk Yes, I have a demo of encrypted content addressed storage working that could be used for peer to peer distribution of content on distributed social networks while preserving privacy and without peers / hosts being liable for content, inspired by tahoe-lafs and libchop but composeable with existing URI schemes

Hope to write up a paper today

How I spent Sunday. "First Person Drumming, Pacific Coast Highlanders, Pleasanton 2018 Day 2, Medley" on YouTube - youtu.be/KJ1n_zTpE5g

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I challenge you you define pizza in a way that includes everything you consider pizza but excludes this food.

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People often wonder why printers are so cantankerous but frankly any device that embeds pigmented runes in the remains of long-dead trees is going to be stricken by an ancient faerie curse from the start

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A little over 100 years ago, horses pulled trucks. Now trucks pull horses.

Ever wanted to see “beyond” the NES game screen? With WideNES, you can - arstechnica.com/?p=1366263

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