My PC runs dead slow on the latest Windows 10 release. The Windows 11 beta is much faster! Unfortunately, it’s a 7th generation Intel processor, so it probably wont get the final release.

Windows 10 and 11 to get two new monospace system fonts: Cascadia Code and Cascadia Mono to be installed by default alongside the new Windows Terminal app.
ctrl.blog/entry/cascadia-syste

I set up one of those newfangled Bio links for myself. It’s neat-looking, but I think I prefer having my own website in the bio. But is a link-wall to my other presences on the web more useful?
aleksandersen.bio.link/

I’ve had nothing bad experiences with Realtek NICs going back over a decade. The NICs will randomly stop working and require manual intervention to recover.
ctrl.blog/entry/realtek-nic.ht

The perfect system preinstalled cross-platform serif and sans-serif font stacks.
Alternative title: How to get text to look great on all platforms including Linux; which doesn’t have great default fonts. Who needs webfonts anyway?
ctrl.blog/entry/font-stack-tex

Hm. My MacBook won’t get macOS Monterey, and my laptop won’t get Windows 11. They’re both in perfect working order, but profit-driven corporate decisions about what is a worth-wild processor will turn them into e-waste within the next few months. (I don’t need another Linux laptop at this time.)

Daniel boosted

June is bring-your-sexuality-and-gender-identity-to-work month.

#PrideMonth

Today’s Fastly outage was a good reminder for the internet: decentralization is good, and redundancy is good. Centralization means more things stops working all at once.

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