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USA network says "characters welcome" but you can just bet they only recognize ASCII

hope everyone has a good holiday week for all the USians on here 🌴 πŸ¦ƒ

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Celebrating today's very important holiday with some gear from The Garbage File: etsy.com/shop/TheGarbageFile

11/22/87 - Never Forget

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Gazing in awe at the 1,000 different options in the AWS Console, and I have to wonder if I'm just looking at Amazon's org chart

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tried to 3D print carbon nanotubes but messed up the scaling

as far as i can tell the state of smb3 on android is completely fucked. guess i'll use sftp instead...

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broke my favorite mug so tried to kintsugi it back together with food safe epoxy, it came out ok! In retrospect it would have looked better with wider gaps between the joined pieces

the entire thing is incredible, the media exposure they're getting, AND somehow tapping people who dislike NFTs to do the work of persisting the backups

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1m in the microwave moderately warm take:

The NFT Bay is providing a service of free, decentralized backups of the underlying NFT images (which are not on-chain). Under the guise of mockery they're making NFTs stronger.

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Visualizing physical decentralization of #Fediverse servers

fediverse.observer/map

Neat way to see all the big, popular data centers (hello, Hetzner Helzinki)

Or to explore smaller, less popular hosting providers.

πŸ‘ to @poduptime for this great map!

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Bring back chunky but small laptops with lots of I/O and room for cooling. Add a COM port there for lulz.

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It's 2021 and printers are still terrible and unpredictable machines that randomly dont work or do weird things :/

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I have liberated this video from instagram so you can experience its greatness without being spied on by Zuck.

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cryptocurrency (money looted from graves)

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Alpha males: cannot penetrate the skin or a sheet of paper, but are dangerous if ingested.

Beta males: can cause burns on the skin, but can be stopped by a sheet of aluminum foil.

Gamma males: pass straight through the body, causing genetic damage. Can only be stopped by thick concrete or lead blocks.

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