I finally had to get a WeChat account because of work. I’m not sure if it’s better or worse for my privacy than FB messaging 🤔

Facebook getting more creepy Show more

Facebook getting more creepy Show more

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Corporate surveillance Show more

My wife has been learning and it has made me realize that for projects to be truly open source something needs to be done about documentation and language. English has been the default for most hardware and software documentation but the areas with the fastest technology growth mostly have English as a second language. How many more aspiring engineers, developers, and activists are there that are being held back by a language barrier? Esperanto is certainly much easier to learn

Mastodon.social has gotten a little too chaotic since the stampede last week, so I’m going to be spending more time over here I think. Shitposts are great, but sometimes you need a break

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I just discovered that you can get an rss feed of all your toots including replies with

https://<mastodon instance>/@<your username>/with_replies.rss

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A way to provide the contents of a website through URL parameters only using client-side decoding/decryption. Why not?! 🙂

hackaday.com/2018/07/07/tiny-w

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