Objecive: Lose ~5 kg.
Plan: Reduce food consumption and exercise more.
Status: Stable at -1 kg from start.

THE WAR — A collaborative story

Loosely based on a Twitter thread by @wmww and myself

November 8, 2019, 01:00 UTC — Apple revokes Facebook Apple Developer Program certificates, causing all Facebook apps to be removed from the App Store and rejected by all iOS devices.
November 8, 2019, 01:15 UTC — Facebook notices, asks Apple for an explanation.
November 8, 2019, 01:20 UTC — Apple responds with a pre-prepared denunciation of Facebook's anti-privacy practices.

What's the next play?

Pineapple on pizza is acceptable but not my preferred topping.

is adding fingerprinting detection to Tracking Protection in 67, which is a good step forwards. However, I believe they're still lacking protection from active markers like evercookie.

Hey did you know that it’s actually pretty easy to get a personal (prs.) or vendor (vnd.) Media Type?

Please stop using x-something. Please. Just register it.

(I got Rust stuck in a loop of panics. Not sure how yet.)

For everyone not happy with news relating to Google, Android, and Huawei...

I'm just going to leave this right here...


Brutalist Web design improves the separation between presentation and content by removing the presentation.


So almost every day I come up with ideas for complicated software systems I won't implement. Today I came up with two, one of which is a redesign of a system I am already building.

See I assumed I would work on my projects today.

But then my family decided today is a great day to do fifty things that require everyone to participate.

Attention social media people: Social media posts are rarely a reliable source. Please use respectable sources when forming beliefs about factual matters.

A currency that is a clay-like substance that can be literally divided into pieces.


Fediverse election season continues, with delegate candidate laurie having lost a significant proportion in the polls due to the "cereal scandal."

(My site has cert issues for now while I get this working.)

I subscribed to OpenShift Online Pro and wow it's so much easier than managing an httpd VM in DigitalOcean. But it's also 10x more expensive. But I can run more things on it much more easily.

Now I've got a new problem: TLS cert issuance.

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