Interested in computing and how thing work in general
Like puns and wordplay
If you mention being a fan of something I am also a a fan of I'll remember and repeatedly shoehorn references in replies
Sports alt @baturkey
Dad alt @baturkey (locked, if we interact regularly I'll approve requests)
As I've heard them say on fedi: "Please scream in your heart."
Do you wish to avoid being strangled?
Slightly more context here: https://twitter.com/RealSardonicus/status/1293504107043524608?s=20
uspol, biden vp
I set up a profile on the StoryGraph beta, which is a books read tracker and recommendation site like Goodreads but not linked to Amazon.
I watched a movie for you!! It is about GMOs and it was made by people who have never watched a movie before, and it was filmed in my town! It's extraordinarily bad! Are you excited? I'm excited https://tinyletter.com/pixleyamelia/letters/consumed-dtmwagl-15
I do think the main blockers to achieving a software freedom future are:
1) Apple/Google's duopoly over our phones. Phones provide all the computing many, but not all, people need.
2) The sheer dominance of DRM in, and beyond, our entertainment. DRM is fundamentally based on the ideology of proprietary software.
Without achieving a significant foothold in the smartphone & entertainment markets, I can't see our movement being anything but niche.
Beyond that, it's just spreading our ideology...
Scientists rename human genes to stop Microsoft Excel from misreading them as dates
If it detects smoke, the alarm sprays out a synthesized wasabi smell that wakes up people who might have slept through a conventional fire alarm.
These apps must pass a test known as the Windows App Certification Kit or just WACK for short.
I think Google should save everyone a lot of time and effort and jump straight to discontinuing new services:
"We are proud to announce that Google Kitchen Tools will no longer be available on Sep 1st 2020, nor has it ever been available. Should you wish to export your Google Kitchen Tools data, you should be aware that there is no data, as Google Kitchen Tools has never existed.
The Google Kitchen Tools Team"
@radicalrobit I'm a firefighter and I ran into the building, about time you run into a burning building!
Web developer in NYC
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