A patent troll has used nearly 20-year-old patents to sue 13 companies. @Cloudflare is offering $100k in bounties to those who help find & publish prior art on these patents. blog.cloudflare.com/project-je

Urrg.. That awkward moment when you discover that forgot to switch git branch and committed a whole day of work directly into production.

Sorry , that will have to wait: "I have read and agree to ..." Links to 7 pages of legal in a tiny font. I'll just stay with my current distribution for now.

When (rightly) criticizing energy consumption, please note that does not use much more energi to calculate, than other forms of checksum calculation. Just like the one keeping your data safe on your harddrive, or in transit over the wire everyday.
Tagging your energi critical post with blochchain is like tagging a anti car post . Yes a car has wheels, but so does your bicycle.

Good to see an article like this from someone like the ABC, abc.net.au/news/2021-02-21/whe.

“But in a country with so little civil society infrastructure, our heavy reliance on a corporation to provide such a fundamental public service is deeply problematic.

Facebook, Inc. doesn't care about your fundraiser or political protest.

It couldn't care less about your art exhibition.”

I have had a git server on my wish/todo list for so long. Today I pushed other todo's aside and made myself a vm with . So much looking forward to keep proper track on my setup. Yeei!

The unreasonable effectiveness of simple HTML

I've told this story at conferences - but due to the general situation I thought I'd retell it here.

A few years ago I was doing policy research in a housing benefits office in London. They are singularly unlovely places. The walls are brightened up with posters offering helpful services for people fleeing domestic violen


#/etc/ #html5 #web #weeknotes #work

I swear to god docker is more fragile and less repeatable than literally any other deployment system I've ever worked with, including `ssh somehost make install`.

For quite some time I had the problem, that mail from me randomly had a bad score. Turns out I had not setup to strip "Received" headers before sending, thereby leaking ip information from where I submitted my mail to my mailserver.
So when I was one location, the cdn ip of the crappy internet provider ended up in the mail header, killing my reputation.

WTH.. Something messed up after today's update. Spell check langueue does not change when I change keyboard, really anoing!
Is that a setting somewhere?

"Elon Musk told his followers to ‘use Signal,’ leading to 1,100% surge in unrelated stock with similar name"
Seriously? This is actually funny, do these investors not have any clue on what they are pouring money into 😃😃

Demonstrations in and . A group calling them self "Men in black" have called to demonstrations against Corona shutdowns 😳 Stupidity exists everywhere!

It's alive! Now running 10 / 17.1
I always find the sideload process quite scary, but my phone booted - yeii. The only problem found yet, is that can't receive traditional sms anymore.

I must have taken something like 100 pictures from this spot, but yet again today the was amazing

Ahh.. there it is! just struggled 15 minutes searching for the "Add-on options". Turns out that the "Tools" menu hidden under the 3 bars in top right corner do not have the same menu items, as the old-school "Tools" menu that appears at top when pressing left-Alt
Now on to configuring for

Now after using for a weeks or so, it suddenly cant connect anymore 😞 "There was an error communicating with the server. Details: Authentication error: Malformed request" No idea what broke. So I guess it is back to for now.

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