"Ignoring all the things you could do and doing what you should do." ~ by "The ONE Thing"

"The Medium Method" takes both advantages of paper and digital tools by using paper notebook most of the time and digitalizing it in at night. todoist.com/productivity-metho

My workflow is not exactly the same but also consist of and a paper notebook for similar reasons.

I have migrated my web server from Nginx to Caddy2.

As a result,
- the size of config files is halved and simpler
- the certbot systemd timer service is no longer necessary
- using extra subdomain with SSL is seamless

You are awesome!

tl;dr; tldr (tldr.sh/) is a community-driven man pages with practical examples.

I wrote a very introductory blog post for using adb logcat (not just "piping to grep"). That should not give any surprise to experience Android developers but might be useful to new folks.


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China is going after the Fediverse, finally. A ton of servers have started getting hit with DNS poisoning and TCP reset attacks as the Great Firewall fuckery begins.

If you see fewer Chinese voices in your TL today that is why.

@adam is right about the need for there to be lots of small servers. It’s concentration that allows this kind of heavy handed government censorship to work.

RT: https://pullopen.xyz/@flyover/108446764854063652

@jtr M-x getenv SSH_AUTH_SOCK

Is the value correct?

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啊,我才知道,「事头婆」=「老板娘」这个词的出处,就是专门用来指女王老太太,因为殖民地的所有公函抬头都是 Her Majesty……

RT @hu_lalalalala@twitter.com

当事头婆见到孙子。 twitter.com/hu_lalalalala/stat

🐦🔗: twitter.com/hu_lalalalala/stat

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RSS fans!

You can follow any Mastodon account via RSS by just adding ".rss" to the end of the account's public profile URL.

To find a user's public profile URL, click on their profile image within Mastodon.

For example, if you click on FediTips' profile image you get this page in a new tab:


So, to follow FediTips through RSS, use this address:


This will only show that account's public posts. Other posts will not be visible on the RSS feed.

#RSS #MastoTips #FediTips #Mastodon

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Now available! :mastodon:

My in-depth comparative review of eight Mastodon apps for iPhone

Please boost (or share on Twitter) 🙏


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Somebody gave Mastodon's official iOS app a 1-star review on the App Store because "there are too many Taiwan independence" [sic, translation]. That's a first! Also, Taiwan is a country.

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Language selection is now available in the Mastodon web app. Make sure your posts are seen by people who understand them!

Supports quickly finding the right language with fuzzy search and remembers your most frequently selected languages.


For the sake of my eye health, I use iPhone 13 because it has the highest PWM frequency (610Hz) in the market.

I want to use Android but even with Pixel 6's 367Hz, it is still hurting my eyes.

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