I was trying to think of a computer component that's not gamerpoisoned. There're RGB RAM sticks, RGB keypads, RGB sound cards, RGB HDDs, RGB server racks, RGB ribbon cables, RGB microphones...
Findings: There are no
#OtD 7 Jun 1954 computer genius Alan Turing, who also helped the Allies win World War II, died by suicide shortly after being given the choice between prison or chemical castration as punishment for homosexuality
Please go forth and get the Indie Bundle for Palestinian Aid for only $5!
1000+ games, books, and resources with all profits going to the UNRWA providing food assistance for Palestinians.
It's also showcasing the award-winning game Liyla and the Shadows of War by Palestinian game dev Rasheed Abueideh
I've been listening to this album on loop all day. (Blackened thrash metal from Turkey)
andrew lee just seized over 700 channels on freenode because they mentioned libera.chat in their topic.
This includes projects like openbsd, wikimedia, FOSDEM, etc.
https://archive.is/uHw1g shows 720 channels that match what is being checked.
here's an example log: https://gist.github.com/pushcx/ab2a1d5b1d18e964c581ef18ccb3a79f
boost this if you care about foss in any way.
Today in Freenode "on-topic" policy changes:
- using your old channels to point to a new network? BANNED 🙅♀️
- hate speech? Oh that's cool now nbd 👌 https://github.com/freenode/web-7.0/commit/1194a3e71a427a669ccdddee22006416d46eeb43
Publishers are trying to take Sci-Hub off the internet, but archivists are working to make the project uncensorable. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2021/05/activists-mobilize-fight-censorship-and-save-open-science
"This new note taking system is amazing!" starter pack:
This list spooks me.
Until COVID put an end to it, I was one of the last full-time pinball and arcade technicians left in the country. When there are very few professionals left in an industry, but a practically-infinite internet, the ratio of voices of people who know what they're talking about vs people who are just guessing or uncritically repeating stuff they read elsewhere approaches zero.
Schemer, hereticaster, alewife, grimalkin
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