Next NYC*BUG: Dec 2nd! (Streamed)
"For the Love of Troff", a discussion of the state of Unix
documentation and documentation systems. By jkl
We will gather virtually at 18:45 EST for announcements and catching up with a start time of 19:00.
More info: ( times on website will be corrected shortly)
How to get one dance step ahead of Covid-19 https://www.irishtimes.com/news/science/how-to-get-one-dance-step-ahead-of-covid-19-1.4263951
Adafruit, old friends but also one of the largest manufacturing companies left in the actual NYC area, is switching to making open-source mask designs, as well as paying all employees during shutdown. Incredibly detailed (and fascinating) overview here: https://blog.adafruit.com/2020/03/22/covid/
NYC makers are mobilizing thanks to @NYGovCuomo
Please check out our giant list of where you can help:
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/hackaday/status/1242113081934782464
This upcoming Saturday is Earth Hour, a day where we think of the earth and turn off all unnecessary lights between 8:30- 9:30 pm.
A #mastodon exclusive! You are invited to play on a *REAL* PDP-8/e running the TSS/8 monitor (TimeSharing System 8) pictured here. There is a user contributed tutorial here:
To connect, ssh firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are unable to connect that means all 6 (yes, just 6) lines are in use. Remember, this is real hardware and there is NO EMULATION happening. It is the real deal! Enjoy!
9th International Workshop on Plan 9
14 — 19th June 2020
University of Waterloo
The workshop will bring together researchers, developers and students working on Plan 9 from Bell Labs and related systems, to work on a wide variety of projects.
"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