"Finnish astrophotographer J-P Metsavainio has released a Milky Way photo that took him nearly 12 years to create. The 1.7-gigapixel image has a cumulative exposure time of 1,250 hours."
This is a long shot, but I want to put the power of social media and federation to the test.
My son wants to become a commercial airline pilot when he’s grown up. It would be awesome if we could find a commercial pilot in the fediverse that we can follow and ask questions of.
If everyone who reads this could boost it, it would be much appreciated and it would mean the world to my son if he could get in touch with a real-life commercial pilot! ✈️
US politics / hipocrisy
Google won't show you this in search results.
Joe Biden: "You can’t legislate by executive order unless you’re a dictator."
There go the fact-checkers again--marking my post as false! Who am I to believe? The Facebook fact-checkers or Dr. David Samadi, M.D, and the guy who invented the PCR tests? The Lancet even pointed this out.
VIRGIN MEDIA hold music for today:
Griff - Love Is A Compass
Jake Bug - All I Need
Why Don't We - Fallin'
Passenger - Let Her Go
Ariana Grande - pov
ON REPEAT. Yeah, I know it's on repeat...
5 Eyes, 9 Eyes, and 14 Eyes: #Surveillance Alliances Explained
Do NOT install #NewPipe through the Samsumg Galaxy Store!
A copy of #newpipe is currently distributed through the Samsung Galaxy Store by a third party. The package id of that version is identical to the officiail one (org.schabi.newpipe), but the signing keys differ.
Surprisingly, users running an outdated version recieve a notification to update their installed version with the one uploaded in the Galaxy Store.
How many GNU/Linux users are needed to change a light bulb?
"Time to Say Goodbye to Google Fonts"
Self-host your fonts (or use web safe fonts) for better performance.
Good post/message! Too bad the site still uses Google Fonts 🤷♂️
OMG, am dying!!!
Someone used the bug GitHub refused to fix, that allows you to add a commit to a repo you don’t control... to upload YouTube-dl to the DMCA request repo on GitHub.
If you live inside a fortification where someone else writes the rules, decides who can enter, can force anyone to leave, decides what you’re allowed to have, and can take things away if they decide it’s contraband, are you living in a castle or a prison? https://puri.sm/posts/your-phone-is-your-castle/
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