why do they need to tell the computer what the stardate is
doesn't it already know the current time
@twitter ... i never considered this before :O
@twitter Verification or checksum type thing?
Or plausible deniability built-in fsr if you wanted to backdate entries. "Captain's Log, stardate (two days ago). I arrived at my friend's place who can vouch for me that I'm totally here on Earth and not anywhere near the Romulan Neutral Zone..."
@twitter I like to think their star date system is so illogical it can't be calculated by a computer
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. Hosting costs are largely covered by our generous supporters on Patreon – thanks for all the help!