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I just learned from an ACM TechNews summary that Fred Brooks (of Brooks’s Law fame) passed away on November 17, 2022. His “The Mythical Man Month” essays about the lessons he learned from his experiences developing IBM’s System/360, among other projects, continue to be thought-provoking and remains relevant to this day. Rest in peace.

@freemo is it just me or did you disable the remove project feature from

📃 In which international #humanRights expert @davidkaye peers into the 🔮 and charts a fairly likely course to demise of Muskland.

Surveillance-free version:

What are your preferred FOSS apps on Android (ideally from F-Droid)? What apps would you recommend?

Context: I just switched to a custom ROM after 2-3 years and decided I should use more FOSS apps.

🦂 Radical Self-acceptance
🖤 Embracing Differences
🦂 Setting Boundaries
🖤 Facing Your Fears
🦂 Disrupting the status quo
🖤 Authentic expression
🦂 Emotional Autonomy
#astrology #siderealastrology

Used to think I would love it if a 'smart' billionaire would attempt to fix healthcare in this country. After the last three weeks, I would like to formally rescind the notion.

shitposty about bad instances and transphobia 

Instance blocks, like puberty blockers, are completely reversible.

They are also almost never reversed because the regret rate is vanishingly small.

This man is a damn national treasure! So glad he came here...


George Takei :verified: 🏳️‍🌈🖖🏽  
Today is #TransDayofRemembrance when we honor and remember trans lives taken by violence. How horrifying that a deadly attack upon the LGBTQ+ commu...




@freemo I’ve tried logging in to the Nextcloud and got this:

Internal Server Error

The server encountered an internal error and was unable to complete your request.
Please contact the server administrator if this error reappears multiple times, please include the technical details below in your report.
More details can be found in the server log.

#orgmode + #syncthing + Orgzly is truly a sweet combo!

A big thank to the maintainers and contributors of those three projects!

I did this digital oil painting during the first Covid lockdown in 2020. It was on my walking route when I went on my daily exercise whilst staying close to home.

St. Michael's Parish Church, Kirkham, Lancashire.

#MastoArt #OilPainting #DigitalArt

*Must reads* for web developers:

The free book by Pavel Panchekha & Chris Harrelson & how modern browsers work by Mariko Kosaka:


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