My favorite late night talk show returns October 1st! The Kingdom of Nye with Heather Wade: https://TheKingdomOfNye.com
“I need to change some of my
behavior, and I want to apologize to the people that my personal
behavior hurt and possibly drove away from kernel development
I did not expect to see this kind of introspection from Linus Torvalds https://lkml.org/lkml/2018/9/16/167
@liz7 Hi Liz! Welcome to the party!
've decided to learn a functional programming language. I enjoyed #Lisp in college so have considered #Clojure and maybe a #Scheme dilect. Some friends have tried to conince me to go with #Elixir, especially because I already do a lot of work in #Ruby. I do appreciate the elegant Lisp syntax and its rich history.
Speaking of H/P/A, a friend triggered her work's firewall by trying to listen to this weird piece of audio from the Phone Losers of America. http://www.phonelosers.org/media/Relay_Operators_Summer_Nights.mp3
Today, Europe Lost The Internet. Now, We Fight Back. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/09/today-europe-lost-internet-now-we-fight-back
I have a meditation app in the works, so today's #AppleWatch announcement about improved heart rate monitoring interests me.
Why I'm staying with Mastodon.
So, yet another amazing story sourced from this basket of delectables.
@lesschinski tooted about this event happening at the Science History Institute.
Then with her help I found out there was a really cool three-year project happening there, focused on visibility among STEM researchers with disabilities.
Check it out:
Just opened a new GitHub issue on Mastodon: Allow moderation through API. https://github.com/tootsuite/mastodon/issues/8580
My hope is that this can increase the effectiveness of moderators, which could help them better protect users against mobbing, harassment, or other bad acts.
The blind will always need braille. Show more
Today I used it to label my jars of medical marijuana. Lovely!
A blind computer programmer and Linux administrator who practices Qigong
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