Always amazes me what a difference a real antenna makes.
Old rubber duck (disconnected on left) on my SharkRF OpenSpot got me basically just within the house.
New DIY dipole (connected) gets me to the end of the block, and I haven't even moved it to a better location yet. #hamRadio
RT myself from the birdsite cause I'm actually kinda pleased with the simple elegance of this.
Dude. Everything about this.
If they're assaulting external researchers in public, then God only knows what's happened to the engineers who built the platform.
One of the best parts about having switched exclusively to Celsius some ten+ years ago is that having just moved to the midwest and experienced proper cold, I now have ZERO idea what muggles mean when they talk about it being 10°F out. I'd never experienced sub-freezing temperatures growing up.
To be fair, I don't properly appreciate my phone saying -12°C either. wtf even is all this snow?
I always assume this is the case, but a littls confirmation evidence is pleasantly soul crushing once in awhile.
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Back on mastodon... fuck Twitter.
Fuck every asshole who's made social media terrible, and I pray to God they never find this place.
((Narrator voice: They're already finding this place.))
I love the elegance of simple human-oriented engineering.
No unnecessary features, no "cloud", not even a time of day clock.
Nothing but a trivial count-up timer that resets on an action the user is *already performing anyway*.
PHP toots happen at: @pollita
For everything else, you're in the right spot.
I'm also @email@example.com
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