Running a package manager means CI times that are... a little longer than a lot of people

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this seems relevant to current #meta discourse: "Why do volunteer content moderators quit?" https://doi.org/10.1177/14614448221138529 (sadly it is paywalled)

For your consideration: every piece of software should have a little mouse that waves goodbye when you quit (Chu Chu Tataki, Sony Music Entertainment, Mac/Windows, 2000)

Apparently a Samsung Android app signing key was compromised?? That sounds... bad. arstechnica.com/?p=1901603

Came back from my mom's place with a suitcase full of my old fusion jazz CDs I hadn't taken home yet. Nice to have them again.

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"Super Secret Coded Message" (1988) Floppy Disk: Solving Information Society's Puzzle
https://youtu.be/Be14Vqujrf8

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1989's Macintosh SE/30L is remembered as one of Apple's biggest flops. MacWorld criticised its rotated L display as "...bringing all of the issues and none of the benefits of a true L display", while MacWeek called it "Some kind of deranged P display nobody asked for".

Got a weird little rarity here. Is this something Amiga collectors are interested in?

True Heart (Kayoko Uchida/Mugei/Re-boot, Photo CD, 1995)

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New blog post:

Archive your Tweets with Tweetback

https://www.zachleat.com/web/tweetback/

Tweetback is built with @eleventy and I do think #Eleventy plays a special role here. Eleventy is a production ready, stable site generator that now has very concrete public proof of many projects with ~50,000 page builds (and even one in there with >118,000 pages—hi @nhoizey)

Randy's Friends (Terushige Watanabe/Mugei/Re-Boot, Photo CD, 1995)

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There are just a few more days to submit something for Next Library 2023

The themes are:
- The Sustainable Development Goals
- Democracy
- Play

https://www.nextlibrary.net/call-for-your-participation/

The Memory Works: For Names and Faces (Animation Magic/Compact Disc Corporation/Edutainment Publishing Corporation, CD-i, 1998)

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YJIT supports ARM64 in Ruby 3.2 so you can use YJIT on your Mac! #RubyConf2022

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I built this tool a year ago but I feel like Mastodon folks would like it

The "Weird Old Book Finder"

Type in a search query, and it'll find one randomly-chosen public-domain book that matches the query -- and present it for immediate reading: https://weird-old-book-finder.glitch.me

Why only one book? To prevent the paradox of choice! Just *start readin'*

Can't promise every book will be weird, but most are

A longer essay on how/why I developed it: https://debugger.medium.com/a-search-engine-that-finds-you-weird-old-books-3a74fbb5f3d4

This was a search for "mastodon"

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Hometown is adapted from Mastodon, a decentralized social network with no ads, no corporate surveillance, and ethical design.