The Unisys ICON 2 is one of my favourite computers of all time. I learned Turing and C on these, and also spent a lot of time playing games before school. These ran QNX and were my first experience with a Unix-like OS. The Ontario government destroyed the computers and software and they are now incredibly rare.
There are some pictures of one of the few working ICONs here:
Hello everyone. I've been an #Ubuntu user and #freesoftware enthusiast for nearly ten years. I don't work in tech so unfortunately I have no real life friends who share my interest in #foss.
Laziness is the ultimate life hack.
Not that superficial "I'm not going to get up from my couch" laziness.
Deep and beautiful laziness, where you take good care of yourself and the people you love, understand the difference between needs and wants, and manage your energy well from moment to moment.
An early Internet skirmish over whether or not "cooking" was "recreational" teaches us an important lesson about the lost, vital art of adversarial interoperability. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2019/11/altinteroperabilityadversarial
"Hong Kong protests are in their fifth month despite an escalating crackdown. How? One surprising answer: the fate of China's Uyghurs. Many talked to me about it. They watched and learned. They've decided that they 'may as well go down fighting.' My latest." - Zeynep Tufekci on Twitter (https://twitter.com/zeynep/status/1194361687828242433)
Here’s a way to fight climate change: Empower women | Grist https://grist.org/article/heres-a-way-to-fight-climate-change-empower-women/
Fedilab has a wiki (small) - not all features are listed. But it can help for discovering some of them :)
SDF Provides Free Unix Shell Account And Shell Access To All | OSTechNix
#PinebookPro preorders are LIVE! This time around, pick your poison: ANSI or ISO keyboard!
Linux kernel is getting more reliable, says Linus Torvalds. Plus: What do you need to do to be him? http://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/30/linux_kernel_is_getting_more_reliable_says_linus_torvalds/
Manjaro and Ubuntu should make songs like this.
How do you say SUSE?