I've opened a backup account at @fdavidcl in case something breaks here at mstdn.io. No need to follow me there now, just a PSA.
Also, friendly reminder to export and backup your account data from time to time.
For people looking for an alternative to Facebook events that isn't spammy like evite and the like, I recommend checking out https://gath.io
It requires no login, basically you provide an email address, you get a unique editing URL, you make a nice looking event form, and people can RSVP there. Your event and all related info is deleted from their DB 2 weeks after the event is over.
I hope this will extend and I won't need to see a light color scheme ever again.
TIL about "galactic algorithms", algorithms only reasonably applicable for datasets that are too large for our planet.
Funky instrumental cover of Feel Good Inc.? Yes.
Interests include data science, free culture, digital rights and (human and machine) languages, in no particular order.
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