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I could really setup office here in Killarney Provincial Park. All I need is a satellite internet connection.

PureOS: One Linux for both PCs and smartphones | ZDNet

One operating system for two platforms? It's an old idea, which has never worked out, but the Linux laptop and smartphone company Purism is giving it another try.

Just replaced Google+ with Mastodon in the social links section on the website! Represent!

"We have enormous freedom. That’s not a gift that was given to us, it’s a legacy that was left to us by centuries of struggle. By centuries of people that most of whose names are completely forgotten, the ones who created the freedom and the rights we now have, and that will be taken away unless you constantly defend them."

- Noam Chomsky

Great article by Larry Sanger on of the co-founders of Wikipedia on decentralised social media. He calls it a Declaration of Digital Independence.

@lsanger you should post your latest twitter thread on here. You may get some feedback.

It is pretty cool that CloudFlare provides access to IPFS files and you can get DNS pointing to IPFS locations, but It would be even better if browsers natively supported ENS and those names would point to the IPFS files.

This is a decent article on how open source software, tor and blockchain can contribute towards agorism and an alternate economy. thelibertarianideal.wordpress.

Pauper in MTG Arena just isn't good. There are not enough cards to make a variety of good decks.

Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.
- Albert Einstein

Time spent doing what you love is not time wasted.
Time spent with people you enjoy and who enjoy you is not time wasted.
Time spent in introspection and recovery is not time wasted.
Time spent thinking about your passions is not time wasted.
Time spent wondering and dreaming is not time wasted.

The snow is all melting and the sidewalks are giant puddles. Some old gentleman with a walker is avoiding walking in the puddles by walking on the mounds of ice at the side of the sidewalk while wheeling the walker through the puddles. That is some great balance! What is the walker for?

How quickly can things go bad? Here are some dates in 1933 from Wikipedia's Early Timeline of Nazism:

30 January: President Hindenburg appoints Hitler chancellor

1 February: Dissolution of the Reichstag

27 February: Reichstag fire

28 February: Hitler awarded emergency powers, civil liberties suspended

22 March: Dachau opens

24 March: Enabling Act

That's less than 2 months altogether, from political maneuver to concentration camps and suspending the constitution.

the most important step a person takes is the next one.

I have 3 trips coming up. I checked to see if I may be flying on any 737s. Looks like I am not to my relief!

stop what you're doing because i'm about to ruin the rhythm and the style that youre used to

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