Oh my god, this quote someone posted on Reddit, I'm not sure who said this but...

"I need privacy. Not because my actions are questionable, but because your judgement and intentions are."

I'd like to improve the @rust @floss software I make. Lots of little projects sitting around that I could clean up & promote


Vice dot com (a website that sends data back to Google, Facebook, and Segment, even if you don't have a Facebook account) reports that the Zoom iOS app sends data to Facebook even if you donโ€™t have a Facebook account

units(1) is another very useful command to convert units (e.g. bytes โ†’ gigabytes, kg โ†’ lb, etc). It can show you how long till a time. Great for international meets where you don't want to be confused by timezones.

units $(date +%s --date 'TZ="Europe/London" 2 April 2020 17:00')sec-$(date +%s)sec 'yr;mo;d;hr;min;s'

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You can use date(1) on the command line to convert from other timezones

date --date='TZ="Europe/London" 2 Apr 2020 17:00'

before you ask, yes i've been drinking a _lot_ of caffeine today.

I'm in the weird mix of exhausted, and also feeling overcaffeinated

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Access to a critical health service should not hinge on whether or not you have created an account with the worldโ€™s biggest advertising company. eff.org/deeplinks/2020/03/veri

Is there a FLOSS/self-hostable version of timeanddate.com. Esp. the event countdown timer, or 'this time in your timezone' feature?

โ€œThis is some closed source commercial software, so your best hope to improve it is communist revolutionโ€
lol ๐Ÿ˜‚ Love it
@celesteh celesteh.com/blog/2020/03/29/v

Is there better term than โ€œtrans or cis statusโ€?
If you want to store in a database the fact that someone is trans, or cis, what would the database field be?
e.g. โ€œ[PERSON]'s sexuality is heterosexualโ€/ โ€œ[PERSON]'s _____ is cisโ€

It's actually called รœFI. The UEFI spelling is just to be ASCII compatible

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