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Like ? Know ? I created a tool to generate RSS feeds from arbitrary websites using CSS selectors.
And it's called... Feed me up, Scotty!



We have sent a letter to the members of the EU Parliament. To all the 705 of them. Because the majority wants to abolish our privacy of correspondence on Tuesday. Make sure to co-sign and share!
#Chatcontrol #privacy

#Mozilla #CommonVoice wishes to gain 500000 new contributions by July 20th. Sounds huge to me, but maybe it can happen!
Common Voice is a really cool project attempting to collect recordings from people of all ages, genders, dialects, etc. so that future speech recognition can become more reliable, and so that we do not need to depend on things like Google's captioning service. If you care about #accessibility, #privacy or just like reading out or listening to random sentences, please optionally make an account (to help make the data more easily searchable) and contribute.
This absolutely does not go just for English speakers, BTW. English is doing just fine. If you speak any other languages, please help add, record and sort sentences in it, instead. For example, the Slovenian database is growing, slowly but surely!
Edit: Fixing typos. Sorry!

Also cool: because we update the changelog as we go and have proper hygiene, you can also see exactly what code was involved in a bug fix by running `git blame` on the changelog.

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I love it when automated tests cover my ass.

I wrote some that automatically import our lib in a variety of environments. One of our transitive dependencies broke our lib in Node, and because these tests run often, it was easy to narrow it down to the one that published a new version last night.

The Norwegian consumer council has published a new report where they suggest a ban on the surveillance based revenue model dominating the web today.

#surveillance-capitalism #advertising #human-rights

I follow all these engineers, yet I have to learn *from a recruiter* that HTML is no longer required to make web sites? Couldn't one of you have told me?

Welcome To My Garden #wtmg is a not-for-profit network of citizens offering free #camping spots in their gardens to slow travellers: You can add your garden or explore the map.

Looks like it's not possible to post a message to my old @vinnl account while it's set to redirect here, but: looks like migrating accounts finally was successful!


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