if your Linux "cat" command gets stuck and you need to cancel it, you must run "killall -9 cat" because the process has 9 lives

To everyone who still makes text-based tutorials, thank you!

I'd much rather follow a text tutorial than wait 15+ minutes for a video tutorial to load.

Your work is very much underappreciated. Thanks again! 💜

google play store: download our app to manage [daily thing] by syncing it to our servers for analysis THE CLOUD and we’ll use advertising algorithms MACHINE LEARNING to make it easier

f-droid: yeah mate it’s a shopping list app it’ll make a text file so you can look at your shopping list

if you post a public post, you can be pretty sure it's being indexed and searchable. if you don't want that, don't post public posts.

sex work vs trafficking 

Politics, milkshake 

twitter, nazis, Mastodon discourse 

Tradition is just peer pressure from dead people.

wow, this is a new one

if you need my “personal data” to pay your staff then you need to find a more ethical fucking business model

Why is software that is programmed with taxpayers’ money not released as Free Software? We want legislation requiring that publicly financed software developed for public sector must be made publicly available under a Free and Open Source Software licence. youtube.com/watch?v=iuVUzg6x2y

Yesterday, I was bored and went through the dumbest click bait I could find, and I just want to share this fun fact with you that still makes me smile:

Neil Armstrong read backwards is "Gnorts, Mr. Alien".

Random reminder to use a password manager if you aren't already! It'll help you stay safe online by using long, unique passwords for each service you use.

While LastPass or 1Password are great choices, I prefer KeePassXC

Official site: keepassxc.org/

Official quick-start guide: keepassxc.org/quickstart/

My getting-started guide: sts10.github.io/2017/06/27/kee

it’s always better for screen readers and just people who may have issues focusing on text to capitalize the first letter in words in hashtags

#likeThis or #LikeThis

rather than

#likethis

keep making the fediverse more accessible.

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