Even After the Pandemic, 43% Say They'll Want to Work Remotely More Often https://slashdot.org/story/20/05/09/0127257 via @slashdot
Count me in that 43%.
I had an issue with snap-packaged software a while ago (related to sandboxing) and now the more I read about it, the more I want to just stick with .deb files. Granted I'm out of the loop on this stuff. I am really liking Ubuntu 20.04 but it bugs me that there doesn't seem to be an overall coherent benefit to snaps and it's now the default. Just sayin'.
Congrats Inkscape! ❤️
Finally back up and running properly: https://dogsbreakfast.xyz/post/patience/
Suddently ran into a BSOD on my laptop. Then a scary cryptic storage message about my M.2 storage. About 30 min and a quick online chat later, and a replacement drive is arriving in a couple of days. Absolutely no muss or fuss. This is how you make a good impression. Hopefully it's just some bad sectors and bad luck.
You gotta love it when someone puts the time and effort into providing titles and timestamp links on the description. 🥰
Completely forgot about Speedball 2: Brutal Deluxe!!
If you're bored and looking for some good old-fashioned interesting website fun then check out: https://neal.fun/
Just checking that my blog still works.. ;-)
I had taken Dr. Chuck Severance's then-free #Python For Everybody class through Coursera a few years ago to learn #Python2, but was sad to learn that the class was now pay-for for #Python3. Thankfully, I was reminded about his #PY4E book this morning and Python 3 is now included. Downloaded the epub file and restarting my Python journey with Python 3. 👨🏻💻 #coding #programming
PY4E - Python for Everybody
@popey - I'm really appreciating the stability and polish of 19.10, but these 3 similar icons and ambiguous truncated titles are driving me nuts. To whom do I address the strongly-worded letter?
Okay. A member of your family WhatsApp group chat starts spreading word of a malware issue that has been proven to be a hoax being regurgitated after 2 years. Do you correct him with a Snopes link or do you just stay mum and avoid being 'that guy'. It warns of a phone-bricking hack - but simply isn't true and there's no malicious scammy link or anything. No harm no foul and just keep my trap shut? What say you?
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