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Hopefully, soon we'll have a whole fleet of Starships rolling out of the production facility.

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was moved out of the High Bay and parked next to , offering a rare view of twin Starships.

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Yesterday the road to Boca Chica was open, and I was able to walk around the launch facility:

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Note to self: next time the cop at the roadblock asks you "are you a SpaceX employee?", the right answer is "yes" ๐Ÿ˜ 

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@emmadavidson @tagomago That's the best line in the dullest episode of the entire Star Wars saga.

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@tagomago I am seriously considering it, you know?

The problem is finding vegetarian food that's not just energy bars. And espresso that's not served in a big plastic cup ๐Ÿคฆโ€โ™‚๏ธ

If you're a happy user, please contribute some of your free time to help with bug triaging. And especially if you're an unhappy user... you might wanna help yourself! ๐Ÿ˜‰

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"Bug triaging is the foundation of quality and we need more of it"
pointieststick.com/2021/06/15/

I would argue that software quality has 3 foundations: good code reviews, testing, and... yeah... when everything else fails, bug triaging too!

@simon I use subtly wobbly / translucent windows, and the cube animation for switching virtual screens.

I feel that unintrusive animations are not just eye candy: they help me spacially track things, so my brain knows that my email is "behind the right corner" and I just need to rotate my screen to get to it.

I just think the default speed of animations is annoyingly slow, so I make them really fast!

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My kids are asking me for #KDE on their laptop because they want wobbly windows that shatter into pieces when you close them. Do not underestimate the power of these kind of features to win users and make computing and tinkering fun!

Wow, awesome! is following 's lead in getting rid of copyright assignments.

Legal paperwork is an annoying barrier for casual Free Software contributors as well as professionals having to convince their employers to sign.

Linux has thrived for 30 years without requiring copyright assignment, proving that the was just being paranoid at the expense of all projects.

phoronix.com/scan.php?page=new

@BollerwagenPicard @p2501 @benoit Last year I opened an account with N26 and I'm very happy with it. Both the website and the app work great.

I bought one of those scopes with a smartphone mount for bird watching... I've got a *huge* bird to watch! ๐Ÿค“

Knowing almost nothing about tele lenses, I ordered the cheapest product with a high user rating. And then I'll figure out whether I needed better optics.

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The Boca Chica Road Closures twitter bot says they'll be testing BN2.1 again. Too boring!

twitter.com/BocaRoad/status/14

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