Some Bossa Nova from way back...
Wish I had an Electric Piano to play that part... :)

I wanted to know excactly what boosting a toot does. So I left cozy little fosstodon, dared to go into the Weird Wide Web, and searched "mastodon boost" with DDG. And the winner is, on the first place, before all others, ...

some higher power seems to wish to lead me home :)

nc 23
If you're on macOS (unless you install telnet)

Will I be buying a new tablet now like would like mo to do?


NO 😆

read in January:

E.R. Burroughs:

A Princess of Mars
The Gods of Mars
Warlord of Mars

C.S. Lewis:

Out of the Silent Planet
That Hideous Strength

A.C. Doyle:

A Study in Scarlet
The sign of the Four
The Hound of the Baskervilles
Valley of Fear

Started work on v2 of my app for

It's been a long time since I did any serious work on it (30/09/2018)... it's getting a complete overhaul -- starting with a redesigned interface:

Updated my MacBook Pro to 10.15.3 and just realised:
it only ever gets restarted when it gets updated

Just released my an update (v1.4.0) to my app for notes.

Now with search featuring word stemming and excluding stop words.

Stop word lists are available for: af, ar, bn, br, da, de, en, es, fa, fi, fr, ha, he, hi, id, it, ja, nl, no, pl, pt, pa, ru, so, st, sv, sw, vi, yo & zh.

Word stemming is available in: da, de, en, es, fi, fr, hu, it, nl, no, pt, ro, ru, sv, tr

Moved all my music off my Mac and in to . Now I can log in and listen @ work

Some elements I have never ever used:


Working on search functionality for my Notes app for notes.
I've got the basics working and it seems to be pretty fast.

Can't decide on the side of things at the moment 🤔

Also, I've used the cmd-F shortcut to toggle favourites so I need to change that as it's the normal shortcut for search on the

You can learn quite a bit about Quantum electrodynamics just by building an app, because *every* time you search for electron... something...

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