Not exactly FOSS but I have just find out that `c` key turns on Captions on YouTube and `>` speeds playback. Who would have thought...

TIL that apparently DMTF (service related to pressing a keypad during a phone call to choose an option) does not work over non-cellular calls (Voice over wireless LAN, short VoWLAN or also VoWi-Fi)

Unless you are developing a new driver/device you shouldn't play too much around udev, you can get your brain permanently damaged.

Visualizing the fediverse in different ways is really cool.

Can't wait to ship the new 😁 #fediDB

TIL there is a pipeline pig for pushing smaller quantities through a pipeline

Installed a new RAM stick, from 8GB to 24GB. I did not need this before started using Teams and friends. Hope it helps

"This is why teams should run people game days to test their resiliency to organizational outages. Unavailability: force team members to completely disconnect for a day. Consistency: if a team member ask a question about a process that should be documented in a runbook/TSG, instruct them to sometimes answer it incorrectly. Latency: delay responses to email/IM questions about live-site processes by 24 hours."

Also Uranus was discovered on this day by William Herschel

wish we figured out how to prepend a file without copying it's entire contents by now

A physicist is showing their friend the computer scientist a thermos.

"This thing is so cool: you can pour something hot into it, and no matter how cold it is outside it stays hot". The friend is duly impressed.

"But that isn't all: you can pour something *cold* into it, and no matter how hot it is outside it stays cold"!

Now the computer scientist is puzzled. "But how does it know?"

We are looking for developer who can work on our compatibility issues especially in .

Even if you cannot commit to this project, helping us addressing one Wayland compatibility issue would be great. We appreciate any contribution in any shape or form 🤗

Please and/or share with your friends to increase the outreach.

what's going on with accounts?

Wow, after 25 years of Unix experience, I learned that you can filter output in #less.

Press ampersand (&) and enter a regex to show only lines matching the regex.

Press ampersand (&) and then exclamation mark (!) to apply an inverse filter.

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