Number of days (!) the electricity consumed by 1 Bitcoin transaction could power 1 U.S. household: 4.75
Does anyone know if there's an instance especially for developers?
When you document your code, you should instantly receive gifts from the future you
Updates on Linux: "hey cool more free shit, I'll upgrade when it's convenient to me"
Updates on Windows: "fuck you time to reboot let's get some more spyware up in this bitch"
Regarding the popularity of #mastodon :
I believe hosting companies are playing here a vital role
WordPress has grew to be a large part of the internet - greatly facilitated by one-click-installs provided by hosting company.
Remember Delicious, the social bookmarking service? Remember the massive exodus to new services that popped up, like Pinboard?
Yeah, well Pinboard (run by one guy) just announced they bought Delicious!
https://mastodon.technology/media/HmE-OYN8hJUMAACkurA New Hackspace is looking good.
The ransomware WannaCrypt0r is using a vulnerability called EternalBlue - one of the exploits recently released by the hacker group Shadow Brokers in the leaked NSA tools archive. Can you ever be safe from attacks like this? Find out in our article. https://blog.avira.com/wannacrypt0r-ransomware/
Drone spacecraft flying around Mars have significantly better network connectivity speeds than much of rural America.
After doing more testing, I decided to go ahead and provide shared hosting for Mastodon instances.
This will be a trial but unless something goes horribly wrong, I believe that I can price it at €5/month for an instance of up to 100 users.
This can greatly diminish the cost of running small instances and remove the technical barrier from everyone who wishes to run their own Mastodon Instance.
Let me know what you think https://masto.host/#pricing-table
It's almost as if tech journalists do the bare minimum of research before moving on to the next topic. Or that the tech industry has become so focused on chasing giant piles of money that nobody can remember a time when true successes on the internet were achieved by hobbyists working on passion projects with no regard for how much money they might make