spent some time this week tweaking my website (again), trying to find the right combination of accessibility, standards-compliance, bandwidth-friendliness, and aesthetics: beta.vero.site/

feedback/critique appreciated!

spoilers, in some sense of the word Show more

after i've used my work laptop for a month, yesterday my mentor pointed out to me that it has two sets of mouse buttons. wtf lenovo?

i realized in bed i forgot to add alt-text to the image, so: it's a screenshot of glimpse (the fork of gnu image manipulation software, not that they're visually distinguishable yet) except almost all the icons are replaced with little broken crossed-out file icons because i am not, in fact, a leet hacker

apparently somebody is selling their bath water on the internet and i found out because i saw memes about waluigi selling bath water and bernie sanders selling bath water (both of which are, i assume, not real things, albeit one more obviously so than the other)

nice, i forgot about keybase integration for a while but it works now

I'm extremely pleased to launch Run Your Own Social: How to run a small social network site for you friends.

This is a guide book to running a small, tight-knit federated social network server. It comes from my year of experience running Friend Camp. It's focused largely on SOCIAL solutions, though it does touch on the technical.

I've tried to keep it technology-neutral, and it should be a pretty easy read for anyone who's been on the fediverse for a while.

runyourown.social/

setting my monospace font on the code review site to hasklig made me way happier than it has any right to

pokémon super mystery dungeon spoilers Show more

...wait hold on did i move across a congressional district?

US pol, industrial disaster Show more

whoa, i've been learning regular expressions* all wrong: benlynn.blogspot.com/2018/06/r

* the formal language / computability theory concept, not the thing in actual programming libraries and such

and of course now it's 2am and i'm too sleepy to do the braindumping writing session i set out to do an hour ago, but oh well, you win some, you lose some

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Cybrespace

cybrespace: the social hub of the information superhighway

jack in to the mastodon fediverse today and surf the dataflow through our cybrepunk, slightly glitchy web portal