Ford CEO frankly admits that the car of the future is a surveillance device that you pay to spy on you

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Chuck Lorre's new Netflix show stars Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin as an aging star and his longtime agent. It's set in Hollywood, but it's really about the biggest show of all: growing old.
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@scottw or budget is tight but if we go anywhere that's a tipping establishment we don't skip it. And if we have a coupon or some kind of discount we to based on the pre-discounted amount. And it's sometimes a little disturbing how much just treating someone as human can mean. We've been greeted warmly when we've run across folks at the grocery store or elsewhere or recognized months after the last time we saw someone.

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Reminder: Thank your servers when they do something for you whether it's bringing your meal or a refill for your drink. It's the polite thing to do, costs you nothing (that said, tip!), and they are working hard and if in the US they are probably underpaid (again, tip!).

(Speaking from experience as a former dishwasher, I don't know that anyone in a kitchen or out on the floor has an easy job. At a minimum you're on your feet nearly the entire time.)

Spotify or Amazon Unlimited? Which is the better pay-for music solution?

"Some people try to turn back to odometers. Not me, I want people to know “why” I look this way. I’ve traveled a long way and some of the roads weren’t paved" - Will Rogers

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How do we write about the truths of science when more and more people no longer believe in science? We change the way we talk about it. A fascinating read! nytimes.com/2018/10/25/magazin

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Our beautiful baby girl. This place hires folks w . Our kids visited one in Charleston and brought us back some gear.

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#5yrsago Shooting at Los Angeles airport: gunman and TSA agent shot, "multiple people" injured, flights grounded boingboing.net/2013/11/01/shoo

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I just relaunched my blog after like, seven years? Take a peek if you're interested in my magical last 24 hours :) bonniezilla.blogspot.com

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(continues) Saying goodbye to today. Mastodon and are my new social homes. Thanks for the warm welcome!

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Mastodon for Tech Folks

This Mastodon instance is for people interested in technology. Discussions aren't limited to technology, because tech folks shouldn't be limited to technology either!

We adhere to an adapted version of the TootCat Code of Conduct and follow the Toot Café list of blocked instances. Ash is the admin and is supported by Fuzzface, Brian!, and Daniel Glus as moderators.

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