I'm happy that Fedora had a good release this time around. A good send off in case IBM decides that the hat can go out the window 😁

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**Trump Returns to an Old Formula: Lies and Hatred**

"Midterm elections are approaching. The first major election since Trump took office, our current political landscape could shift dramatically depending on the results. If Democrats can take back control of the House of Representatives — or even the Senate — that could have a major effect on Trump’s ability to pass…"

counterpunch.org/2018/11/02/tr

#news #bot

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10 yrs ago: OMG This phone has 3.5mm jack it's great!
now: OMG This phone has 3.5mm jack it's fantastic!

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@pbandkate Art can do a lot, but these days I tend to think it's not so much the key to how we should fight as it is the key to why we should. Like, we should all be working for a world where everything is beautiful and efforts towards that beauty matter as much as any other effort. But yeah, I have very little hopes for the "at least we'll get good art out of the trump years" movement

I'm growing really concerned that the new technology being developed to secure or freedom and rights will be used by the violent extremists to push their fearmongering and hate...
But I also saw people thinking and not getting swept away 😊

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"Twitter could not have been invented by someone who gets it less" — Scott Simpson

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Oh cool, a conference I spoke at last year deleted it’s recordings to... make room for, this year’s recordings? Okay, coooool.

That kinda sucks, that talk was important and now I can’t send it to people :/

Playing league and rocking through an earthquake 😁

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Battery repair apps on Play Store is just as good as a occasional computer virus.

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Good morning all. Be kind to others, or they won’t be kind to you. Time for the ceremonial coffee.

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I think I'll give DuckDuckGo a "Go". I never considered how Google may be shaping how I learn when I search. Of course I knew they were spying on the searches, which really, is reason enough to try something else.
hooktube.com/watch?v=SrsCEbi5N

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Today seems like a good time to mention that I made my account on the technology instance because that's what I want to focus on here, along with writing and maybe occasional fun things. There are other places I talk about other serious topics. I'll talk about politics when and if I have an interesting opinion, especially when it overlaps with technology. But I'll leave stream of consciousness comments on current events for other places.

So, how about that dark mode CSS selector?

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-How Custom Metadata Simplifies Management of Massive Unstructured Data Repositories?

-Bringing Hyperconverged into the AI Era?

If these topics are of interest to you, it might worth to check out IBM THINK conference. Check out our conference package:
tinyurl.com/ycsncta9

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My robotic Italian chef is really putting the "tomato" in "automaton"

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The DNA of a relative could be used to identify me. I'm not sure I like the ease with which this information is available; DNA is about as personal as possible. buff.ly/2RKRHsb

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