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Today’s Apple OCSP outage is a pain.

Have Apple actually acknowledged this at all? Because it doesn’t look like it’s showing up on their system status page, despite affecting all(?) users.

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It's cats and vintage hardware time again. Here's Callie wanting attention while sitting on top of an Apple IIe.

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Me at work: I have never seen this box before, what’s in it?

*opens box*

Ah, a single large chip labeled “lucifer”. It’s 2020, what could possibly go wrong.

Other people: I am going to spend a million dollars on a scalped PS5 or Xbox
Me: I wish I could afford a Dodonpachi Saidaioujou board

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It’s extremely important that I show you the Serangoon Junior College Library website, which is hosted on Tripod and untouched since 1998

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@conservancy Software Freedom Conservancy, one of the most important organizations in #FLOSS #opensource #freesoftware , is hiring a full-time employee. Remote, not limited to the United States. Really interesting, flexible job description.

Amazing team, critical mission. In an alternate universe where I was putting my consulting on hiatus and looking for a full-time job, I would be applying for this RIGHT NOW. Check it out & boost!

Apple DTK users: looks like Slack finally published an Apple Silicon-compatible beta!

One of my favourite things: apps that publish changelogs, but don’t seem to get why they’re doing it.

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Another new journal finder tool, for those looking to search based on compliance with funding rules:

Starting a MicroSD gacha service where you pull for cards of random capacity and transfer speeds

Can’t believe I actually wrote some dang code last night. Feels good.

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an important report has just been published by my friend emmi: The Decentralized Web of Hate

"Fascists (and other bad actors) are [...] hosting manifestos resiliently, raising money anonymously, communicating securely to organize attacks, sharing weapons plans, and networking to build out their numbers."

"We cannot abandon p2p technology but we also can't ignore the risks. The only way out is through."


Obsessed with figuring out how Woot ended up with these debranded Pixelbooks that are labelled “ProductName” with some weird fake logo where the Google logo should go.

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taiwan hasn’t had a recorded case in 200 days so y’know what they had instead?


thank you taiwan for keeping 2020 gay

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Yikes! It’s the last week to submit your session and miniconf ideas for 2021. If you have ideas or developments you want to share with our community in January 2021 you best get your skates on. You have until Friday. Call for Sessions and Miniconfs now open! #lca2021

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