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If I don't follow you or know you, please write me a short message - how did you find me or even better, something about yourself. We can get to know each other better this way. Thanks!

Once again:

PLEASE @ ME BEFORE FOLLOWING THX

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The news about Zoom these past couple of weeks just keeps getting worse and worse 🤦

"Ex-NSA hacker finds new Zoom flaws to takeover Macs again, including webcam, mic, and root access"
9to5mac.com/2020/04/01/new-zoo

And a Windows one too:
arstechnica.com/information-te

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Crashlogs indicate #Tusky 10 is crashing somewhere when one does not have a internet connection (instead of showing an error message). I had a look around but have no idea where it could be. If you have any hints, tell me please!
#tuskydev

@josephperez hey can you stop this stupid covid bot from following me repeatedly like right now? Thanks.

What's up with this new Spanish(?) bot?

@technomancy @technomancy I have problems loading
hi.technomancy.us/notice/9t8bt
either via masto or as a page. As a page I get an error:

"The character encoding of the plain text document was not declared. The document will render with garbled text in some browser configurations if the document contains characters from outside the US-ASCII range. The character encoding of the file needs to be declared in the transfer protocol or file needs to use a byte order mark as an encoding signature."

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I want to challenge my coworkers to post their workspaces, let's see how it turns out

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covid-19, Samuel Jackson 

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The bluetooth contact tracing discussion is all over the news now.

There's this project, which is being sold as doing the right thing regarding privacy: pepp-pt.org/

Unfortunately they don't seem to intend releasing anything as free software :(

> We are establishing a partner management team to help you get going quickly.
> As a partner, you will: … have access to our documentation and the source code of a reference implementation.

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and I think it uses the same thing under the hood. It is unnecessary complication for the very, very common case

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GNOME devs: "If you want to record audio with GNOME recorder you need to write a program which enables it via DBus, use broken extension or here's unreadable 2000 character JS oneliner which you can assign to some shortcut"

OBS studio: "yeah, this window? With Sound? Okay, you want me to convert mkv to mp4? sure"

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the thing is... when you fuck up and do an -ism and then jump through Olympic level mental gymnastics to justify your behavior... it starts to look like you actually are an -ist instead of an imperfect person in an imperfect world who makes mistakes sometimes (we all are)

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selfagency really was the blueprint for how every moderately popular person on here would eventually react to having made a mistake and getting called on it. just crying IM CANCELLED and whining about how everyone irrationally hates you. like nobody is on here thinking about you all the time and plotting to ruin your while life! just fucking say sorry!

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// hello folks! it's the #transdayofvisibility today, so enjoy my contribution as a trans fem music producer & composer <3

// check my stuff at:
[ 3d63.bandcamp.com/ ]

#tdov #transrights

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The Secretary of the Interior has ordered the Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal Nation's reservation to be disestablished and their land be taken out of trust.

"...on the very day that the United States has reached a record 100,000 confirmed cases of the coronavirus and our Tribe is desperately struggling with responding to this devastating pandemic -- the Bureau of Indian Affairs informed me that the Secretary of the Interior has ordered that our reservation be disestablished."

wbur.org/news/2020/03/28/mashp

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