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Dear internet, please stop making videos to tell me things that could be adequately explained in one paragraph of text.

Btw, this is how the server behind this instance looks (Dorkovo, named after the paleontological site with mastodon finds):

Upgrading to 2.6.1 soon, hope for a smooth ride!

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moderation notice: got rid of newjack.city, unexplained suspected weirdo data miner.

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From freyablekman https://twitter.com/freyablekman on Twitter: I was not at CERN this week, but due to the power of social media (and my brilliant colleague Archana Sharma) I now know CERN has new sugar bags at coffee. They look really great! #scicomm on #sugar https://twitter.com/freyablekman/status/1055840033410826240/photo/1 https://chirp.cooleysekula.net/attachment/52345
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Our Distinguished Technologist, Bradley M. Kuhn, wrote an in-depth discussion of the dangers of #MongoDB's attempt to control the future of #copyleft, with suggestions on what license drafters must do to respect the community & ease #OSI's burden. sfconservancy.org/blog/2018/oc

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managed to remove 12472 lines of code with no loss of functionality

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Norway’s first hybrid rocket reached space today, demonstrating new hybrid #propulsion technology for a cleaner, safer, more flexible method of powering small launch vehicles. Nucleus was designed and built by @Nammo with @esa_sts.

Read more: esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_T twitter.com/esa/status/1045337 source: twitter.com/esa/status/1045337

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mjg59 with the low-down on "Commons Clause": https://mjg59.dreamwidth.org/51177.html

(tl;dr: it doesn't actually help anyone other than a small number of VC-backed firms who otherwise don't have a sustainable business model.)
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Linus Torvalds autographed #Debian 2.0 CD from 1998.

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Starfleet UX designers learned that if they didn't make some bridge consoles explode, captains would ignore damage until the shields failed.

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