kde.org/applications is now listing the stores where the application is available. For the moment, itโ€™s only listing Linux and the Windows Store, but support for F-Droid and the Play Store is planned. :)

Nine Catalan political leaders have just been sentenced by the Spanish justice to up to 13 years in prison for exercising the right to self-determination and calling for peaceful protests.

If you care about human rights, copy, paste, tweet this message, and #StandUpForCatalonia

Over 70 billion land animals are killed for food every year.

Around 90% are chickens.

You can stop that by not eating them. Please, consider going #vegan.


"Adobe is cutting off users in Venezuela due to US sanctions" Another example how dangerous it is to rely on proprietary and rented software. This can't happen to you if you build your business on top of #FreeSoftware which is the only software you really own. theverge.com/2019/10/7/2090403

Yesterday I watched Costas Gavras' movie "Adults in the room". Although I really appreciate the director, do not expect a masterpiece like the "Missing" or "State of siege". But it is worth it that exists a movie that presents how EC, ECB and IMF tackled the Greek debt crisis, by just insisting on a "designed to fail" plan that saved the European banks and led a large part of the Greek population to poverty.

God I hate reddit sometimes. It's like someone said "ok we need a place to put all the really self-loathing toxic people" but then forgot to put up a warning sign on the door.

I replaced Monocle's Font Awesome SVG+JS icons with their SVG sprite icons and it loads soooo much faster now! There was always a visible delay while the JS loaded in the SVG icons. Now it's just handled by the browser with no JS.

I always assumed that it was a slow network causing the issues, but I opened up the browser tools to check and it turns out the slowdown was happening while rendering the page, not when fetching external data. Goes to show it's a good idea to open up the browser tools once in a while to check out what's happening under the hood!

@alcinnz I'm sick of the propaganda on the AGW you're spreading. You're smart enough to check the information. But do it. See you when this propaganda will lose momentum.

Ubuntu MATE 19.10 Beta is released and is a significant improvement ๐Ÿ“ˆ over 18.04 and 19.04. This release focuses ๐Ÿ”ฌ on addressing paper ๐Ÿงป cut ๏ธ๐Ÿ”ช issues. Come and read ๐Ÿ‘€ the release notes to find ๐Ÿ•ต๏ธโ€โ™‚๏ธ out more and get the downloads ๐Ÿ“€ #ubuntu ubuntu-mate.org/blog/ubuntu-ma

TIL about nushell, "A modern shell written in Rust"

"The goal of this project is to take the Unix philosophy of shells, where pipes connect simple commands together, and bring it to the modern style of development."


GitHub: github.com/nushell/nushell

has anyone used it? #Rust

If someone were interested in adding livestreaming support to PeerTube, feel free to reach out to me for mentorship on the technical aspects of livestreaming video

A brilliant way to visualize the difference between data, information, knowledge, insight, and wisdom. Discovered on David Perell Monday Musings!

If RMS foes are Matt Lee et al, then I worry greatly not just for #softwarefreedom in the hands of #fsf but also #freespeech

He blocked me in #twitter for no reason whatsoever. It's just insane!
1960s: algorithm
1990s: program
2020: HEY HI (AI)

1960s: mainframe
1990s: server
2010: #clowncomputing ("CLOOOOUD")

Same thing, different marketing bullcrap.

The technical design of software definitely changes how it's used, what sort of uses become common (or uncommon), and hence what sort of people use (or don't use!) a platform

Working on a project with just HTML, css, jQuery, and PHP. It's insanely fast when you don't have to use a giant framework.

Weird thing is to I don't miss the "features" in Angular 2+.

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