me on twitter: ugh my TL is hot garbage, I need to unfollow like 200 people
me on the fediverse: followed. followed. followed. youre all followed. all of you are beautiful souls and I want to see all ur posts
facebook messenger is the worst narc I know. what jackoff built a site with read receipts AND “last active 3 minutes ago” AND demands you use your real name so any extended relative or forgotten acquaintance feels like they own your time and immediate presence forever
Hey, you guys haven't missed the Bob Ross Humble Bundle I hope! 😍
Rust + WebAssembly Show more
"One big 2018 goal for the Rust community is to become a web language."
Making WebAssembly better for Rust & for all languages https://hacks.mozilla.org/2018/03/making-webassembly-better-for-rust-for-all-languages/
New blog post: The Mastodon Spring Creator’s Release: What’s in 2.3 for art and photography
Please share it around! ✨
Step 1: I’m an idiot
Step 2: I’m a wizard
Step 3: no I was right the first time
Ooh, it's wildcard cert day on Let's Encrypt! https://community.letsencrypt.org/t/acme-v2-and-wildcard-certificate-support-is-live/55579
yeah you, punk
come over here RIGHT NOW
and have a good friday because you're WORTH IT
It's been neat to watch PWAs go from this weird thing the Chrome team was pushing, to a handful of "hello world" apps, to some impressive apps for emerging markets like Flipkart and Konga, to a mainstream thing that all browsers are embracing and big players like Twitter and Instagram are building for as well.
BTW fun fact: every Mastodon instance is its own PWA. 😁
Using Slack for organizing or activism? You should be aware of the ways it can fall short in protecting your security. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/02/revolution-and-slack
emacs: good at lots of things, bad at displaying really long lines
2017 was the year of taking TensorFlow and publishing training sets for it and calling it "deep learning"
2018 will be the year of shoving merkle trees into every god damn thing we can and calling it a blockchain
If you want to crawl Mastodon activity stats, here is my script to do it. Takes only about a minute or two. https://gist.github.com/Gargron/a680360806eeb9febe5b56d9662de312
@drequivalent @cwebber People already have computers in their bodies: pace makers, defibrillators, insulin pumps, cochlear implants, and etc. Karen Sandler recently spoke again about the topic in relation to her defibrillator: https://sfconservancy.org/news/2018/feb/02/lca2018/
She and people like her are out on the forefront of this, but perhaps people interested in wearable and elective body modification tech could join them to help make progress on these issues? That would be cool.
Identify: who are you?
Authenticate: prove who you are!
Authorize: I know who you are, here's what you're allowed to do.
(Noted for myself so I don't forget and so I use these terms correctly.)
19. FLOSS zealot. UNIX philosophy fan. Sysadmin. Freshman in college from fall 2017.
Primary maintainer of pump.io, StraticJS author, PRISM Break comaintainer.
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