extremely important museum plaque that addresses the language we use to talk about slavery in the american south. @OCRbot

I just realised what a nomad I am. In addition to having every kind of power plug and adapter as standard kit in my backpack, I have a water bottle, full set of cutlery, and chopsticks. I am surprisingly light for having so much stuff.

Started listeing to music through my conference call headset just because it was still on my head. Eventually thought I should switch back to my music headphones. Man, what a difference

You should block adverts on your devices. And make your friends and family block ads on their devices.

People who watch adverts are like anti-vaxxers - blissfully unaware of the benefits of herd-immunity. And dangerously undermining our collective safety.


About to grind out 10 competitive qual matches. I’ve kinda gone off overwatch. But I’ve played every season since season 1. I’m not ready to miss out.

At my new house in the US, these are my speed choices. 100Mbps, 300M, or 1 Gigabit! I currently have about 70Mb via BT in London. It's fine. I can't justify the gigabit connection. What am I missing?

You know you're packed for an day when you pack sun lotion, a beach towel, rain boots, a warm jumper, and an umbrella (for rain, not for sun!)

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Every day is a new day to discover a new fucking privacy-washing organization.

Today, let's meet the "Futur of Privacy Forum", funded by :
- Facebook
- Google
- Microsoft
- Amazon
- Adobe
- Palantir
- Uber
- Verizon
- 23andMe
- Criteo


I don't know if I have to laugh, cry, or throw up!...

Thanks @aral for this discovery

1994: \o/ only 4 weeks & my first linux worked!!
1996: awesome experimental stuff, I'll compile it all! new libc oh new kernel week!!
2000: I think tech career was a mistake I don't understand this java xml stuff
2010: god no not another web framework

It's official: I'm moving back to the US from the UK. I leave at the end of August to live in northern Virginia. Same job, same manager, same role, new office location. Fundamentally just migrating from eu-west-2 to us-east-1. :)

This kind of thing really gets me going. Irrational fear driving wholesale abandonment of children’s . β€˜It's just the way the world works now, said Gaggle CEO Jeff Patterson.

"Privacy went out the window in the last five years," he said. "We're a part of that. For the good of society, for protecting kids."’

Here is a wee story about two of our squirrels and a previous peanut feeder:


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