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Verifying my identity using Keybase 

Really impressed with how easy it is to unit test DOM manipulation using elements created with `DOMParser`.

developer.mozilla.org/en-US/do

I’m really grateful for the work the Accessibility Scotland team put into their event and again in making the talks accessible online. I wrote this talk especially for the event, because these are the things that keep me awake at night.

Accessible unethical technology: noti.st/laurakalbag/9GG02Z/acc

Legendary Apollo project programmer Margaret Hamilton, next to a printout of the node_modules directory listing for her first Hello World react app

"Future Accessibility Guidelines—for People Who Can’t Wait to Read Them"

I am up-to-date with my 24 Ways reading! This has never happened before.

24ways.org/2019/future-accessi

The stack trace was coming from inside the framework...

Actual historical Nazis 

Random things you learn by having blog posts that rank highly in Google for specific queries: Over the weekend "Identity verification on Mastodon" was a popular search in India.

decadecity.net/blog/2018/08/23

At @openrightsgroup Scotland and it's nice to see flyers for a number of technologies I routinely use.

☑️ Privacy Badger
☑️ Duck Duck Go
☑️ Firefox
☑️ NoScript
☑️ Tor

Google Tag Manager in approximate GitHub terms:

* GTM accounts == GitHub organisation
* GTM container == GitHub repository
* GTM workspace == Git branch

@switchingsocial @Stem There's also a good rant about how it's overused a lot and you might not need it here: kevv.net/you-probably-dont-nee
(In the off-chance you haven't already seen and considered it. Sorry if this is like the third time or something.)

Confidential mode? Hrm.

"Much like how Google Chrome's Incognito mode doesn't totally prevent third-parties from seeing the websites you visit, Confidential mode doesn't keep the content of your emails from Google itself." mic.com/p/gmails-confidential-

Was talking about Mastodon with an old-school sysadmin guy. We reached the realization that defederating from instances with no/bad moderation is essentially the same thing as blocking open relays back when you ran your own email server: open relays always end up getting used for spam, you block 'em to protect your users.

Email was and still is the first federated social network, so it already faced a lot of the same problems; we should study its solutions (and its failures).

Hey, nonbinary german speakers! How do you deal with pronouns in German, given that we are lacking a good neutral options?

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