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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.

Your clipboard is only as secure as your device. A review/critique of the complexity, security, and unpredictable user experience of modern feature-laden copy–paste clipboards in today’s operating systems.
ctrl.blog/entry/clipboard-secu

Bandwidth drops from 250 to 9 Mbps during peak Netflix hours every day this week. I really wish Netflix and YouTube could preload my “watch later” queue during off-hours.

@Mojeek still keep getting HTTP 403 Forbidden errors when I try to search with Mojeek.

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