I’m cheap.

Is there a good, free (as in beer) mastodon app for iOS?

Just tried to enter feedback on a form that doesn't allow special characters, which includes '

(yes, an apostrophe)

I felt like Data from Star Trek, trying to write without using contractions.

Also, what kind of bullshit input sanitization are they using!?

T-Mobile's account website tells me that the page is unavailable due to high demand...

Unless I change my user agent to Chrome for Windows... then it suddenly works.

"High demand" must be code for "Linux"

@pixelfed

My own posts up to this point have been photos of statues (one of the Virgin Mary, for crying out loud), food, and a flower.

If that somehow triggers a "maybe you'd like porn" algorithm, then I think some tweaking is in order.

WTF kind of algorithm does @pixelfed use to determine suggestions to follow?

Because @Daddy (very NSFW) is most definitely NOT an account I would be interested in, yet there it is as the first suggestion in my timeline.

Maybe refrain from suggesting porn accounts until you know for certain that is something a user might like?

You know, kinda like how you don't ask a woman about her pregnancy unless you are 1000% certain that she's actually pregnant?

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Haven't baked in a while. Decided to make a rhubarb pie last night.

With the leftover rhubarb, I think I'll make a little bread this afternoon.

I have a loan through [lender], wherein my login/pass info on their website is my acct # and the last 4 of my SSN, and said password CANNOT BE CHANGED.

Bonus: the site isn't SSL encrypted, and trying to force https doesn't work.

I can't wait to get this thing paid off.

Installed Manjaro KDE :manjaro: :kde: and I really like it.

AUR is swanky, and got me Dropbox, which is great.

Got rid of octopi and installed pamac, though. Pamac just seems more user-friendly... also installing from AUR via command line `pamac build ...` seems to be a smoother process, which I appreciate.

Celebrate the 4th of July the Humane Way With Our National Treasure, Jeff Goldblum.

themarysue.com/happy-jeff-gold

I do like me some KDE Plasma.

Not sure if I know the full capabilities of it... but KDE Connect is pretty nifty.

Job applications that ask you to upload your resume.

And then ask you to enter your employment and education history.

What was even the point of the upload?

Is there a significant difference between ProtonVPN and Orbot?

@protonmail @torproject

Sites that require you to email support to delete your account...

And then only deactivate your account so you have to email them again to tell them again.

Also, if you're going to include a "deactivate" option in my account settings, just build the delete option, too, so I don't have to jump through hoops and wait 24-48 hours for a simple request.

Mother-in-law has an old busted computer. Decided to format the HD by installing manjaro on it before taking it to be recycled.

It seriously bothers me that in terms of software versioning 4.9 is an older version than 4.10

Because math.

Erik Bates boosted

How many email accounts do you have?

I've had a Yahoo email account since 2002, and have never used it.

Why do I have it?

Well, as of 2 minutes ago - I don't, anymore!

Saw at The Muny in last night. Great theatre. Great show! Taylor Lauderman took a week off from playing in on to reprise the role of Lauren, who she also played on Broadway!

And Lola... LOLA!

SO 👏 DAMN 👏 GOOD!

The Muny in St. Louis has the honor of presenting the U.S. regional premier of yet another Tony-award winning show!

muny.org/kinky-boots/

Are Audiobook (FOSS or otherwise) players a thing?

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