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if your avatar or header image is broken due to the recent CDN change, it will probably be faster for you to just reupload it, since the CDN caches everything (even errors) with a turnover rate of ~1 hour

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it looks as if some of the older media has lingering permissions issues (not a problem before because everything was being downloaded from DO by a privileged client), if you see a broken image let me know and i'll see if i can fix it

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nvm there was just a content security policy issue. it does seem to be working now

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i'm transitioning cybre.space over from cloudflare to digitalocean's built in CDN for media. there may some intermittent downtime and media uploads/downloads may fail while i'm working on this -- bear with me

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promo art for THE OVERHANGING YEARS, a game about soil surveying after the destruction of the planet, coming... sometime

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i need a monospace font that makes backticks look like something else entirely. ` is one of those symbols that when i encounter it in a syntax, my brain just says "nope i don't know how to read this"

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Rebuilt my wiki in C99, simplified a bunch of things, started implementing some of the modules. Still lots and lots of work to do still..

wiki.xxiivv.com/site/dotgrid.h

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from the same entity, i was also asked for my password in a customer service call 🚨 :red_flag: 🚨

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I swear i didn't arrange this on purpose. They line up to stare at me when they're hungry

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Theory: Older people aren't worse at discovering or using new technology. UIs are just worse at conveying function/intent

Some evidence:
socket3.wordpress.com/2018/02/

"Beginning users and many intermediates relied almost exclusively on visible cues for finding commands. They relied on (and found intuitive) menu bars and tool bars, but did not use pop-up (or “context”) menus, even after training."

"All but the most advanced users did not understand how to manage overlapping windows efficiently."

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bless the system shock 1 modding community 

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ugh, my apartment building just switched over to a new parcel locker system managed by amazon. do not like how much their tentacles are getting into the postal system.

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