leggy, socc, shitpost
(image from https://www.sockdreams.com/opaque-curvy-stockings.html )
The Audubon Society made this lovely guide to when a bird is a birb
and be kind to roma and traveller friends who will suffer under a manifesto that wants to eradicate them
be kind to your jewish friends who have woken to a racist and antisemite being returned as prime minister
be kind to your friends with european accents and european names
be kind to your trans and non-binary friends
be kind to the victims and survivors of grenfell and anyone living in unsafe buildings in precarious circumstances
i could go on but you get the point. today fucking sucks
be kind today
be kind to your friends of colour
be kind to your friends with disabilities or who cant get PIP
be kind to your friends who are on benefits or can't get them
be kind to your friends who are chronically ill or mentally ill
be kind to anybody who relies on the NHS
be kind to doctors, nurses, teachers
be kind to your working class friends and those who are out of work
be kind to single mothers and those who rely on food banks
be kind first cos we need to fight again tomorrow
Wonderful article from @tindall explaining the concept of unsafe in Rust as well as how the safety guarantees in Rust work compared to other languages.
In Python, the burden of ensuring that raw memory manipulation is safe falls only on the interpreter maintainers and the users of the foreign function interface. In C, that burden is on every single programmer.
"I asked 788 Grindr users in London who they're supporting in the 2019 general election. These are my findings:" https://machotrouts.com/2019/12/12/absoluteboys/
via the author's tweet: https://twitter.com/machotrouts/status/1204952421581111296
https://www.wdj-consulting.com/blog/ethflop/ New Blog Post Time!
Today's topic: A Tour Of ethflop- the DOS TSR program written in 2019 (!) that allows you to access floppy images over the network!
Making the Fediverse more resistant to embrace, extend, extinguish
Scholar Social has had the following in its Terms for the last ~ 8 months:
> Scholar Social will suspend any instance launched, acquired or funded by Alphabet, Facebook, Twitter, Microsoft, Apple, Amazon, or Elsevier.
Does your instance have a similar policy?
Please do not reply until after you have read and understood the following: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Embrace,_extend,_and_extinguish
Just a trans girl fiddling with computers and trying to get by.
Cybrespace is an instance of Mastodon, a social network based on open web protocols and free, open-source software. It is decentralized like e-mail.