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A while back I built a site that converts RSS feeds to ActivityPub actors that you can subscribe to from Mastodon and other ActivityPub-compliant social networks: bots.tinysubversions.com/conve

I've now also published the source code: github.com/dariusk/activtypub-

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hey pals, i have a Seattle friend who is new to those communities and wants a queer/nonbinary tech community to participate in; any pointers??

ok to boost

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I was asked at work once to guess what the biggest risk to the company might be in coming years. The answer is always "That climate change has tipping points and that we're nearing or beyond some of them", but that's not really the answer they were looking for, I suppose.

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JOBSPAM / web dev Show more

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JOBSPAM / web dev Show more

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1984: We can't talk here, they might have bugs to wiretap us.

2018: Bug, order me some pizza!

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one more of these hershey font/l-system typography experiments. this is pretty close to the thing I was envisioning in my head when I started with all of this

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All of you lovely people have got me seriously thinking about buying a to set up my own server for hosting my website and running things like and .

I also kind of want to make an opensource todo list in the vein of or that you could host yourself.

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anyway now I can turn letters into lsystems and grow plantpersands

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If you've ever wondered how books get onto archive.org, this is how

Such software may not exist, because I’d love features like non-destructive shape joins, which is at odds with standard file formats like SVG. Still, open to suggestions.

Wondering if anyone has any suggestions for vector drawing programs aside from for drawing diagrams, mockups, wireframes, icons — basically any kind of design asset.

I may give a try, but I would prefer something open source that stores it’s files in an open format like . Not something that exports to SVG, but just saves and opens SVG by default. I also want to keep files locally, so is out.

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I hadn't seen this! I love it. "Self-Repair Manifesto" ifixit.com/Manifesto

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This week feels like a rough week for a lot of people.

Remember, you're not alone. When you're in the thick of it, it feels like there is no way out, but there is.

Take a bit more time with your self care. Reach out to friends, do something you enjoy and/or eat something really good.

Do whatever you need to do to hang in there. It's gonna be ok.

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“is it ok to look away?” Show more

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"AI took my job!" Show more

The video for 's "The Communists Have the Music" is out now, and it has some pretty great animation.

youtu.be/vvCGZEqk8Ak

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