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I would like to propose the Paradox of Trust in Service Providers.

👉 If you require me to trust you to use your service, then I won't trust you.

👉 If I can use your service without me trusting you, I trust you.

(I suppose somebody came up with something like this before, but I couldn't find details quickly, so here we go.)

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"Specialization is for insects."
-- Robert A. Heinlein

I think I posted this quote in the past. But since I like it a lot and I rediscovered it recently, I post it again. Full quote in image.

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Never accept shitty learning resources. Never be okay with unsatisfactory answers to your questions.

Protect the desire to learn.

This is not just about you. When better learning resources become more widely available, also those people will benefit who cannot speak for themselves.

Fight for the right to learn.

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@dansup Would it btw perhaps an idea to somehow get AP as a composer or laravel package perhaps? 😮

Ive seen it does has many components though but it would be soo handy for ppl in the future for example :thinktink:​💡

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All the controls on this video work without JavaScript, including subtitle selection, which is pretty cool.

static.fsf.org/nosvn/videos/es

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Developing web apps to run in chats just got a boost :)

RT @faassen@twitter.com

The last couple of weeks I've been working on a dev tool for webxdc. Webxdc allows embedded web applications within a chat application. It's in use by DeltaChat.

webxdc.org/

🧵

🐦🔗: twitter.com/faassen/status/154

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microsoft github 

@epoch Yup. An "Obfuscated Division by Zero Contest". That would be very cool.

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Thunderbird 102 is now available! It's a SERIOUS upgrade loaded with highly-requested features like:

📨 Brand New Address Book
📨 New Spaces Toolbar
📨 Import/Export Wizard
📨 Redesigned Message Header
📨 Beautiful new icons and & color folders

Read more: blog.thunderbird.net/2022/06/t

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🌞 MOIN, Ihr Gurken 🥒 ☀️😁
🔴 Aus diversen Gründen, gibt es heute morgen nur Gemüse. 🍅
🔴 For various reasons, there are
only vegetables this morning. 🥕
➡️ Artist: via Boredpanda, divers
#streetart #mastoart #art #bonjour #gutenmorgen #goodmorning #photography #gemuese

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@amolith I do this and I can recommend it! My prefix is "+" though.

I have a script called "miniscripts" that contains a lot of short shell functions containing code that doesn't fit into aliases, but doesn't warrant a separate file yet.

When I run the script, then for each function a symlink of the same name (prefixed with "+") is created in a directory that is in $PATH.

When the script is called via one of those symlinks (checked via $0), then the respective function is called.

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Start all of your commands with a comma
https://rhodesmill.org/brandon/2009/commands-with-comma/

> By simply prefixing each of my custom commands with a comma, they became completely distinct from system commands and thus free from any chance of a collision.
>
> best of all, thanks to the magic of tab-completion, it became very easy to browse my entire collection of commands. When trying to remember which of my commands are available in my ~/bin/ directory on a given system, or when simply trying to remember what some of my commands are called, I simply type a comma followed by tab and my list of commands appears
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@aral On top of Delta Chat as e-mail messenger you might find webxdc.org interesting -- web apps shared in a chat -- isn't it strongly related to web0 / small web ideas? :)

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I'm looking to talk to someone, ideally from an agency or small cooperative, who has switched to Nextcloud.

I'm interested in how people have things like Time Tracking and Deck configured for project/client work.

(please boost!)

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❓ Is there a convenient way to subscribe to threads via RSS or similar?

I know that thread activity often ends not long after the initial post, so RSS might not be the ideal tool for the job.

Any kind of automated checking for updates would be great. Should stay fair and not put too heavy load on the server of course.

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Fun Facts 

1)
You cannot wash your eyes with soap.
2)
You cannot count your hair.
3)
You cannot breath while sticking your tongue out.
4)
You tried the third fact just now.
6)
When you tried the third fact, you realised it can be done.
7)
Now you're laughing, since you got fooled.
8)
But you did not read the fifth fact yet.
9)
You looked up what the fifth fact is just now. Then you discover its missing, realising you got fooled again.
10)
Now try this on with your friends and fool them too.

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Fedi is the most strange thing in the world.

On normal social media, you write a message and people just ignore it forever.

Here, you write a message, it stays ignored for 1 or 2 years, and then all of a sudden, for no reason, with no explanation, someone finds it somehow, boosts it, and it gets 200 likes and 120 boosts.

What the fuck.

I'm sure someone will boost this message in 2021 or 2022.
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> Programming languages should be designed not by piling feature on top of feature, but by removing the weaknesses and restrictions that make additional features appear necessary.

Still nothing like the opening line to the R5RS Scheme specification.

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❓ Is there a convenient way to subscribe to threads via RSS or similar?

I know that thread activity often ends not long after the initial post, so RSS might not be the ideal tool for the job.

Any kind of automated checking for updates would be great. Should stay fair and not put too heavy load on the server of course.

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