Please #StopUsingMedium. It’s really annoying and makes me not read your content, no matter how good it is. Not specific for this author. This a general statement.

If the flow of the can be a fluid analogue, then I may have to rethink my negative opinion of flagship (or large) instances.

The preferable, smaller, "eddy" instances (e.g. ) are made possible by the 'turbulence' (disunity), inevitably, created by the velocity of the larger instances.

"Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the . [for] The sea of is never without a wave".

I wrote a blog post documenting my progress getting off of Google services:

So many exciting things happening with ActivityPub projects recently!

- mastodon adds registration api
- pleroma stable release, tons of updates
- prismo has a new logo and version
- anfora has a surge of recent development
- florence gaining traction
- fedilab adds support for non-masto projects
- funkwhale hosts sync meetings to coordinate project dev
- WriteAs announces WriteAs Labs
- Spritely releases Golem demo

And lots more! #activityPub

Texas Linux Fest has official dates (May 31-Jun 1) and the CFP is open until the end of February!

Put it on your calendar. Submit your papers. Ask me questions. In which ever order you choose.

#texas #linux #conference #community #run

Digital Radio Amateur WorkStation (DRAWS)
A Raspberry Pi HAT that puts several components that are useful for amateur radio projects on a single board; namely a high-performance sound chip (CODEC), a GPS with pulse per second (PPS) that includes an embedded battery backed real-time clock (RTC), and a 12VDC power circuit to power the onboard devices and the Raspberry Pi from a single power supply.


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