Being able to pipe 'curl' outputs into python is a godsend as a computer nerd. Instead of having to walk someone through installing my program just to test it out, I can just have them run a one line command that downloads the code from GitHub.

Why Schools Should Exclusively Use Free Software: Educational activities, including schools of all levels from kindergarten to university, have a moral duty to teach only free software.

Don’t you love when your CPU is so slow that you can’t even watch the Zen 3 event without the video buffering every 3 seconds despite a wired internet connection

I’ve gotten back into Monero mining, with two old laptops I’ve gotten over 3kH/s. That’s not terrible considering they’re both MacBooks.

Someone is trying to build a #language learning app like #duolingo, but it's free software. Maybe you want to help out?: #librelingo

Today, September 17th, is the birthday of the Linux kernel 0.0.1! Happy birthday, Linux!

I’ve noticed that when I take my mask off, I still talk really loud because I’m so used to having to compensate for the mask.

Well, I tried installing a CPU for the first time today.

...I dropped it and bent pins.

Good news is it was a really old cheap processor. The bad news is I’m planning on building a pc with a $450 CPU in the near future.

Even if they aren’t particularly popular terms in the non-tech industry, I still really like when people refer to “free as in freedom” software as free software, and “free as in cost” software as freeware.

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I had a professor today use “free software” to refer to software that costs $0, then correct himself and say “freeware, not free software”.

I approve

A couple of months ago @elementary replaced Google Analytics with Plausible Analytics and now another popular Linux distribution has de-Googled too: Zorin OS 🥰👏

The Future of American Industry Depends on Open Source Tech Instead of launching into a costly trade war with China, we need to fully embrace the fastest, safest, and most democratic way of advancing technology.

Do you ever just instinctively try to fast forward while on a long video call?

Why is DRM still a thing? People who will steal your stuff will get cracked versions anyways. All you're doing is punishing me for paying you.


A search engine for #peertube

"PeerTube Index is a centralized search engine for PeerTube videos. We run a crawler that visits PeerTube instances to find videos and new instances. All found videos are made searchable by their name. We exclude videos marked as Not Safe For Work (NSFW) for now.

This site is not affiliated to Framasoft, the maintainer of the PeerTube software. "

#peertube #searchengine #index #search

Have I mentioned recently that I despise Facebook?

No, I'm not going to install your app for 2FA. I'm just not going to use Instagram anymore.

Trying to build a PC, but the Nvidia AMD dilemma drags on

Incognito Mode May Not Work the Way You Think It Does Every browser has a private mode—but the privacy it offers has a limit.

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