erAck has moved to @erAck@social.tchncs.de:

erAck @erAck@mastodon.technology

I think I'll focus on my other incarnation at social.tchncs.de/@erAck

So will mastodon.technology be the third instance going down leaving me with yet another incarnation at social.tchncs.de/@erAck ?

The cloud is full of phantom trolleys armed with hammers.
xkcd.com/1938/

A collection of Meltdown/Spectre postings
lwn.net/Articles/742999/
Insights and advice from various vendors, distributors and projects.

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Separatists are worldwide uniting in idiocy.

So will shut down in 3 days,
medium.com/vidme/goodbye-for-n
Seems mostly because transitioning audiences from and to a competing platform is difficult.

The new Hamburg public transport app, how to make an upgrade really suck..
play.google.com/store/apps/det
Good I use anyway, from its F-Droid repo oeffi.schildbach.de/download.h
Only quirk, because there's no free API for HVV one has to choose SH Schleswig-Holstein transport that covers HVV as well..

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After Sean Parker, another former Facebook executive has spoken out about the harm the social network is doing to civil society around the world. Chamath Palihapitiya says he feels “tremendous guilt” about the company he helped make. theverge.com/2017/12/11/167610 #Facebook #SocialNetworks

chubin/awesome-console-services: A curated list of awesome console services (reachable via HTTP, HTTPS and other network protocols)
github.com/chubin/awesome-cons

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Computers are everywhere. They control our access to culture, knowledge, information, education & work it enables us to participate in democratic decision-making. It is crucial that in the 21st century software is controlled by the society #FreeSoftware #HumanRightsDay #Article19

Cool . Forget the taste of music, but the product is great. Hey, a 13 years old!
youtube.com/watch?v=04Ezja8RZd

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Tool to backup your statuses, favorites and media using the Mastodon API (i.e. login required).
github.com/kensanata/mastodon-