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@jk

Alternate:

Recognize mistakes. Minimize them in yourself. Understand they happen to others, too.

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on one hand: with the internet, all stories, facts, and information is at your fingertips. you never need use the wrong word or spell it incorrectly ever again

on the other hand: you can no longer just tell someone a thing you remembered, because what if you remembered it wrong, or it's false?? what if the word you used means the wrong thing?? you'd better check. you'd better CONSTANTLY google everything before you say it. because u wouldn't want to be wrong!!! ever!!!!!!

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Actually a lot of Wikipedia sucks once you leave the popular pages "normal people" use

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I'm sorry to find that the Wikipedia article about DDS kinda sucks

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Robo-Centaur Pop Punk
"The pop punk professionals."

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The caveat of making free and open source software on Android is that if your application is good, there is someone who's going to take the code, change the branding, add advertisements to it and profit off of it. It happens literally everytime and Google is barely doing anything about this.

So yeah I understand why most Android devs are reluctant to release their code

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RT @DJ_Link@twitter.com: This is one of my fav, in Zelda: A Link Between Worlds because a true top down view in 3D had some issues, they purposely tilt the objects so the perspective looks good to the player.

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So I thought that I'd give Cinnamon a spin and take a break from i3 for a while. It really sucks with two monitors. I actually have to drag windows to the monitor I want rather than just perform a keyboard command to make them go to the right workspace that is tied to whichever monitor. What a pain in the ass.😉

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Ubuntu 18.04 Will Collect Data About Your System on an Opt-Out Basis

omgubuntu.co.uk/2018/02/ubuntu

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@jk you miiiiiiiight also like... ok, shit, i can't remember the name of it. googling.

this thing:

nicolargo.github.io/glances/

i've never liked it nearly as much as htop, but it does have some of that running-a-power-plant vibe.

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Customers: We like your software but uh, it's got all bugs in it, can you just give us the software without the bugs in thanks

Manufacturer: We hear you! Ship faster, more features, less testing, more bugs! Coming right up!

Customers: That's literally the opposite of what we asked for.

Manufacturer: Now don't be like that. Bugs are just the cost of features. You love features!

Customers: This feature's got antennae and wings. It's leaking goo.

Manufacturer: It's a beautiful fairy. Eat it.

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since i did this wrong (case in point! :D)... i guess i should add a bit more to my #introductions... i'm interested in having some politically based #conversations, but also sharing a good amount of #jokes. it's a long time since i've been active in some sort of online social network, so it will probably be a bit before i am comfortable with posting to a network regularly again

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if youre drafting a rough schematic you’re supposed to write “10K ?” next to every resistor

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Does running ethernet thru your house count as lanscaping?

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@amphetamine

Short version:
Create a VPN where you can change session keys frequently without disrupting the session.