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Johan :linuxmintnew: :manjaro: boosted
Johan :linuxmintnew: :manjaro: boosted
Johan :linuxmintnew: :manjaro: boosted
Johan :linuxmintnew: :manjaro: boosted

What began as a rather innocent change to use DuckDuckGo as default search engine now has me on day 3 of a de-google effort.

Sorry :popos:, but 20.04 didn't fix the gnome CPU usage issue like I had hoped, so I'm back to old reliable :linuxmint: . No hard feelings, I bet you run great on hardware! (And also my friend's non-sys76 laptop, but alas, not mine.) On the plus (?) side, there are less shiny things in Mint to distract me. Except the glorious applets -- What beauty hast thou, RSS feed reader icon which doth sit in yonder panel!

is going to give out a reward for all existing users on Monday, so now is the time to join! My invite link: lbry.tv/$/invite/@johanv:5 Spread the word -- boost or post your own invite link.

Johan :linuxmintnew: :manjaro: boosted

All eyes on Zoom:

1⃣ Zoom will “probably” strip all tracking and cookies from its website
2⃣ All meetings will require password protection
3⃣ They'll consider open-sourcing Zoom’s code

Promising words. Now hope to see some action.

forbes.com/sites/alexkonrad/20

Day 73 & 74 (Sat & Sun): I did the online hackathon, and I made an webapp for my boggle game, and a with a servo that can be controlled remotely, which I'll use to flip my lights on when my morning alarm rings. I livestreamed parts of my progress on twitch: twitch.tv/jjvantheman/videos (The most recent video is a short demo of the raspi)

I found the 2 large monitors for $15 each at the thrift store! I have installed and , , and windows93.net open

Day 72: I added some features and fixed some bugs in my photo voting app. I uploaded some memes, go vote for your favorite now! votephome.johanv.xyz/

It's 2020! Openly document for the future; avoid proprietary formats that won't be readable long-term.

Johan :linuxmintnew: :manjaro: boosted

Geofence Warrant Sends Bicyclist’s Privacy Over the Handlebars

About a year ago, Zachary McCoy took a bike ride around his neighborhood in Gainesville, Florida. It may have been forgettable to him, but not to history. Because McCoy used an app to track … hackaday.com/2020/03/25/geofen

Original tweet : twitter.com/hackaday/status/12

Johan :linuxmintnew: :manjaro: boosted
Johan :linuxmintnew: :manjaro: boosted

Today is Document Freedom Day! Discover why open document formats – as used by LibreOffice – are essential for long-term data storage. Avoid getting locked out of your own work: blog.documentfoundation.org/bl

Day 70: My roommate and I built a computer to use as a backup for our . I used my install to set up the six 1TB HDDs as a pool and enable remote desktop. gitlab.com/johanvandegriff/zfs

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So....... yeah, someone made a muscle to CV adapter *_*

youtube.com/watch?v=qSKBtEBRWi

But now I'm curious about any CV to muscle adapter :D

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