Today I learned there's a new Stack Overflow alternative in the works! Seems to be made by former Stack Exchange users. I haven't done any vetting or read more than the front page, but at least the front page looks good: https://codidact.org/
the fediverse has a strong custom domain game; for example, https://expired.mentality.rip
(no comment on the content of that instance (seems like typical bleroma to me), just the domain)
I'm reading through the #FIRST Tech Challenge rules right now (because I'm volunteering tomorrow). I'll live-post the most entertaining parts. This is the most lawyer-ese collection of robotics rules I've ever read. Example:
"Energy used in [the robots] shall come only from the following sources:
(a) Electrical energy drawn from approved batteries.
(b) A change in the position of the Robot center of gravity.
(c) Storage achieved by deformation of Robot parts. [...]"
My favorite, of course, is (c)
Wikipedia admin & coder; researching self-driving bicycles, thinks compilers are cool
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