Hi followers - please follow me over at @6gain if you're not already. So old it's retro now.

Nominations are now open for the @openuk_uk awards!

5 categories:
👶 Young Person
👩 Individual
📊 Open Data – company, organisation or project
🖥 Open hardware – company, organisation or project
💻 Open Source Software – company, organisation or project

Looking for a few people to try out Manyverse/Scuttlebutt with: manyver.se/ (Android & iOS) - no local contact needed, just vague enthusiasm for irregular posting to another stream. Get in touch if you're into experimental social media?

@Luke Sussexxxxx byyy the Seaaaaaa! invidio.us/watch?v=A1FlBDXJfjs if you need some music to blast out too :)

Thinking up a new dev motto: KNOW YOU'RE TOOLS.

@showerpickles I don't, and I'm not really sure, but reading the thread has been enlightening, so many thanks.

@xenon Got this earlier today and it will keep me sorted for the rest of my natural life I think...

the itch.io racial justice and equality bundle ends in 1 day and 13 hours. now's your last chance to support it


Use your computer's waste heat to grow plants: inhabitat.com/this-desktop-com

Cool idea imho if you have a desktop pc but obviously might work for other heat producing devices too, thinking of wifi routers or tvs for example. No need for a fancy acryl case like in the article but similar effects might be achievable with less tech.

Found in the latest article in the blog of @scribe which I recommend in general:


3d-printed floating houses? Disrupting narratives? Cow parsley vs Hemlock? The Beamspun newsletter has it all on this sunny, sunny day: beamspun.exmosis.net/2020/06/b

Solar power basics, critique, and unpicking heroic war narratives, all in this week's Beamspun: beamspun.exmosis.net/2020/06/b

If you have $4 and like cyberpunk, help me put some food in my kids' mouths!
"This is secretly the greatest and also funniest cyberpunk point and click adventure game on Steam. Very low-fi art style but the gags are just too good to pass up, and a lot closer to a "real" cyberpunk dystopian future than most favorites of the genre."
Itch: silverspook.itch.io/neofeud
Steam: store.steampowered.com/app/673

@silverspookgames Yeah go on then :) Been curious about this for a while, looking forward to checking it out.

Trees 🌳, wind 🍃 , sun 🌞 and life ☯️ - this week's Beamspun newsletter now online at beamspun.exmosis.net/2020/05/b
- email and rss available for a regular weekly seedburst.

Sometimes it feels easier to start a whole new protocol than to just remember a password and set up an account again.

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