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Overheard today...

"So I Ubered to the Airbnb..."

there's an app for bitwarden and not 1Password

I deserve that one though so its okay

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I straight up just clicked "install" and everything else magically just worked.

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Don't want to jinx it, but I think installing ubports is *easier* than installing Android on my `deb`

I'm just going to leave this here with no context. Also, yes I am installing UBports right now.

I wanna mess around with configs and making GTK apps and Minecraft but I have college applications due in 5 days ;-;

Nikhil Jha boosted

Oh. Poor vscode developers. They definitely have more important stuff to worry about instead of Santa Hat:

The reason of the shit storm:

hopefully I didn't order too late to be in the next batch

Also Amazon (AWS) basically is the internet at this point.

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This toot is in response to the fact that Amazon now delivers a majority of their own packages (i.e. not using UPS, FedEx, USPS).

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Amazon's business is very generic: selling things. Businesses make money, and the only way to make money is to sell things (services are things too). Amazon can do literally anything and it'll be vertical integration. Up and down are left and right. Genius.

Chrome is based on WebKit which is based on Konqueror (specifically: KHTML), and now Konqueror is banned. Textbook Embrace, Extend, Extinguish?

Silicon Valley (HBO) ended today. It was a good show, from realistic portrayals of everything tech related to real ethical issues to otherwise great humor/writing.

If you haven’t watched it already-highly recommended.

I’m kind of sad it’s over.

ChromeOS was such a ginormous brain play. It never took off in the mainstream, but now every kid in America uses one. I'm meeting people who have never used Windows. 🤯🤯🤯

I remember buying some Amazon thing for $9.99 that came with a $10 gift card. Now that’s a real deal.

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Did Amazon stop subsidizing their hardware? Why is it all so expensive now :/

On that note, does anyone know of a cheap e-reader (~$25)? Needs literally no features except copying epubs onto it.

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