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"OnePlus Watch Review: They Settled!" - - much as I feared, apparently not really there yet. At least they tried to do their own system.

Signal’s smartass ad exposes Facebook’s creepy data collection - - I can see the temptation, not a wonder they got canceled

Hmmm. Gnome 40.
F34 is perfectly fine! But I do wonder about some design decisions...

I need a job. While I'm applying to PhD positions, I can't wait around for that.

Nothing makes the reality that I have to do this hit hard quite like paying out 10k of bills...

Recent M.Sc. in Mathematics (Number Theory). I can do mathematics, software engineering, etc. I write English passably, and can limp by in German.

Goettingen or remote... I'll move if I must but it'd be a heavy burden at this point. USA citizen in Germany, Czech citizenship in the works but not yet in the bag. This is 2021, surely remote is possible.

Temporary or freelance work also a possibility. :boost_ok:

Cogito cogito ergo cogito sum --
"I think that I think, therefore I think that I am."
-- Ambrose Bierce, "The Devil's Dictionary"
It was pity stayed his hand. "Pity I don't have any more bullets," thought
-- Harvard Lampoon, "Bored of the Rings"

Benjamin Brinckmann is an artist and illustrator who draws digitally in a fairly naturalistic style, often depicting wildlife or landscapes. You can follow at:

➡️ @BenjaminBrinckmann

Their portfolio is at

#BenjaminBrinckmann #Art Artists #Painting #Drawing #Illustration #DigitalArt

Went to a cafe today using my corona passport.
Very strange experience after so long.
Also, it turns out I get less patient when I am not doing the cooking myself. Forgot about that bit

"I am not so much for the freedom of religion
as I am for the religion of freedom."
[Robert G. Ingersoll]

A patent troll has used nearly 20-year-old patents to sue 13 companies. @Cloudflare is offering $100k in bounties to those who help find & publish prior art on these patents.

Read this @pluralistic post about how certain people (mostly lobbyists) and organizations are fighting to kill efforts to create generic COVID vaccines. There's a war between life and death and sadly, death is winning.

Quarantined Dancer Recreates Iconic Movie Dance Scenes: Flashdance, Footloose, Saturday Night Fever, Pulp Fiction and, Of Course, Dirty Dancing - - Impressively absurd, absurdly impressive

Yes, most WordPress sites are horribly bloated. That doesn't have to be the case though. Here's how I built my own WP theme that allows my homepage to be <100kb with only 4 HTTP requests. Yes, you can make a sustainable site with WordPress.

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