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wondering if I should just sell my Surface and get an ipad with the apple pencil to replace it 🤔

Because the Surface is x86 and has a fan (of course) and Windows and stuff

You know what? Fuck you. *fungs your tokens*

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me seeing king kong on a normal-sized TV: what a small ape. that's smaller than even a normal ape.
me seeing king kong on a cinema screen: jesus christ! get me out of here!

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Wait, so how... nevermind, I'll just find somewhere else to go

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To humans, it's easier to learn to understand a new language than it is to learn to speak it. But it's much easier to program a computer to output sentences in a language than it is to program it to parse meaning out of sentences in that language.

That moment when you're in a course filled with complicated math that you have to think about to understand, but then at some point the lecturer shows a really simple relation like "the period is 1/the frequency" and you can lean back and go "ah yes, something I can understand immediately without having to think about"

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If the iPhone is so great, why was there never an iPhone 2?

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Not just low framerate, but that it sometimes literally jumps around to entirely different places

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Scrolling in many GTK apps on mobile feels very choppy and jumpy for some reason

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1/2 After careful consideration and with great regret we have to announce that MCH2021 is cancelled. Tickets will be refunded. More information will follow in the next three weeks. Alternatives are being researched; there are many considerations.

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if your cat often bothers you at your computer and walks all over your keyboard, it's because they're trying to join you and do what you're doing. It's a sign of affection! One way to mitigate disruption without pushing away your cat is by buying your cat their own laptop and plugging it in next to yours. make sure the laptop has wifi, a VPN, and access to the darkweb

And notice the big pile of 1 cent coins in 2008. All of those are Spanish. Why are 2/3 of my 1 cent coins Spanish coins from 2008? 🤔 This was the biggest surprise to me.

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The 5 cent, 10 cent, and 20 cent coins all have one year each when they appeared way more frequently than other years, and that year was 2001, 2000, and 2002 respectively. Did the Finnish mint focus mostly on one of these denominations per year in the beginning, or what happened?

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First of all, most of them were made between 1999 and 2003. That one's not surprising at all, given that's around when countries started using the Euro.

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