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This is the logical and unavoidable consequence of forcing academia to live on raised private funds. « The MIT Media Lab has long been academia’s fanciest glue trap for morally vacuous rich people—people like Jeffrey Epstein. » slate.com/technology/2019/09/m via @slate

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#CERN, #LHC, photo of scientific equipment 

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had to revert my resolv.rb change of resolving for AAAA first instead of A because Mastodon doesn't seem to fall back to IPv4 if the HTTP request times out on IPv6...

this is basic af Happy Eyeballs behaviour, why isn't http.rb doing this?

ugh

#mastoadmin

Hello Toronto, it is warm here and gets dark very fast in the evening. We must be close to the equator.

And soon goodbye, Toronto. Just need to eat breakfast etc.

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Here's my tech startup idea:

A printer that actually works

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Don't forget that #Fedilab removes for you tracking parameters in URLs, if you know more well known parameters, don't hesitate to help me with that list:
framagit.org/tom79/fedilab/blo
Thanks!

PS: Regex accepted ;)

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Wondering where #DebConf21 will be? Explore some available destinations following the "DebConf21: in ... your city?" session held in the Auditório debconf19.debconf.org/schedule #DebConf19

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Academic journal web design fail 

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We published a statement on our stance on neutrality of free software (and why we won't stay neutral in this case): f-droid.org/en/2019/07/16/stat

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gPodder.net is looking for a new maintainer!

If nobody comes forward by 2020, it'll be forced to shut down. Please boost to spread the word.

github.com/gpodder/mygpo/blob/

Note that this is the podcast-sharing website: I'm not sure about the status of the app, but I think that's still doing fine.

#gPodder #podcasts #python #webdev #helpwanted

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And on the pedestal, these words appear:

MY NAME IS OZYMANDIAS, KING OF KINGS
LOOK UPON MY WORKS, YE MIGHTY,
AND THESE RELATED ARTICLES FROM OUR CONTENT PARTNERS

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It really is clear when the Debian Buster release happened to our file archive.

Thanks @debian !

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