Tiny new laptop is tiny (existing work laptop in picture for scale)
Now time to install Ubuntu on it! https://tenforward.social/media/5nVlg81YBvpccbxp9OA
Doh! 17 hour print down the toilet. Fortunately I set up remote access to the printer so I could monitor and cancel it https://tenforward.social/media/_F_j5MKW2sck_A8vVbw
Mastodon 95 by @chr is literally the best thing. https://userstyles.org/styles/147988/cybre-space-windows-95 https://moe.neon.moe/media/fscL6e5uUe8EbR226EI
TFW you buy a new monitor and you have to work hard to make it fit in your car.
Google dystopia(?) Show more
The year is 2140. The copyright on trillions of personal photos stored by their services have expired, and they have won a court case giving them the right to publicly release regardless of descendents' ownership claims. Google Archeolog launches the following year, providing extensive AI-sorted public records of everything, everyone, and everywhere in the past century. Their most popular feature is Photobomb, where you can find all the places any person has accidentally been captured in.
So it looks like the Purism Librem5 phone crowdsource just got better. International shipping is now free as well!
Now I'm definitely jumping in with my support and ordering a dev kit and a phone.
I think I should be able to nurse my existing Oppo Find7 along for another year while I wait for the open sauce goodness.
Debian phone? Why yes thankyou!
I wonder what good Linux open source Point of Sale software there is. Asking for a friend
What is this thing I keep hearing about Mastadon breaking compatibility with GNUSocial/OStatus? It is occasionally alluded to conversation replies in my timeline. Is there a github issue/discussion on this somewhere?
conspiracy driven development
so many ICOs happening and 99.99% of them are shit.
enjoying the new Widgets feature in the Riot IM. Just made a quick widget to show top 10 coins on coinmarketcap but in AUD.
Hey! Just looked at some stuff and found a FOSS implementation of the Google Play Services!
It seems pretty interesting. Check it out: https://github.com/microg/android_packages_apps_GmsCore/wiki
My 6yo sort of accidentally stumbled across this idea: Why don't we have smoke and carbon monoxide detectors in our phones?
Hmmm, perhaps I should get a bike so I can venture further for lunch and get a bit of sun and air, and bike around with a portable radio setup and bike to my extra-curricular activities... hmmm.. they say it's just like riding a bike...