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Between 1995 and 2022, people went from not understanding what the Internet is to still not understanding what the Internet is but differently.

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One ping Vasily, one ping only. 

VBorodin@RedOctober:$ ping -c 1 ussdallas

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So there's a chance that Russia might decide to start attacking the undersea cables that connect the internet globally. Current Russian military strategists recommended attacking them, but Putin ignored them when he started his war.

theguardian.com/commentisfree/

That would significantly reduce bandwidth and so it'd really help to have local or regional copies of resources located on other continents.

Though this might be more important for people not living in the densest parts of the wealthy world.

@jgoerzen has been writing a bunch about tools for asynchronous communication.

changelog.complete.org/archive

There's also the @kiwix project which has a reader and compression tool for storing offline archives of significant web resources like wikipedia (but they have archives of many other sites as well)

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There are three bots by @confusedbunny posting chiptune music tracks from the C64, ZX Spectrum and Atari ST:

➡️ @SIDMusic - Music from the Commodore 64, posts every four hours

➡️ @AYMusic - Music from the ZX Spectrum, posts every four hours

➡️ @AtariSTMusic - Music from the Atari ST, posts once a day

#ChipTune #ChipTunes #RetroComputing #ComputingHistory #Music #DigitalMusic #Electronica #Retro #8Bit #16Bit #ZXSpectrum #C64 #Commodore64 #AtariST #Atari #Bot #Bots #1980s #1990s

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