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I've recently registered on, so here's my intro and interests.

I'm a software engineer, and also a hobbyist musician. I have a soft spot for CLIs and wish I could get rid of my mouse entirely.


I mentally switch off when I see or hear the term "cultural Marxism". If you can't frame your argument without invoking red scare tactics, it's probably not a good argument.

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Hey everybody! The Internet Archive is doubling your contributions today. So for all of you anarchist anti-capitalist fight the power types, *THIS* is the moment to show your support in a meaningful way :)

@bhtooefr I was wondering if you could help me out. I came across this OBD2 tool at work today, and I can't figure out what the hell it's for.

It's got an OBD2 male connector and two dials, each with 12 positions. One has the positions marked A-L and the other has them marked 1-12.

I wasn't going to try it in a vehicle because I have no idea what it does, but it's definitely caught my interest.

Have you ever seen anything like this before?

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If you are in the UK and disabled and/or on a low income and in receipt of certain benefits, you may be entitled to £140 to help with your winter energy bill.

The Warm Home Discount Scheme is still open for 2018/19.

The number of them that suppliers are allowed to give out are limited so talk to your supplier asap to see if they take part and you can get it.

I'm so old that when I was at university we still believed in the "semantic web".

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Waking up in a fever caused by tonsillitis sure is a cheap way to trip. Everything feels squishy.

So, it's all official now. I got a job offer, which I've accepted.

I did the thing!

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RT 1) *ANY* Android manufacturer monitors users without consent. We have analysed dozens of vendors and our findings show that this goes beyond Huawei and tracking Chinese services. The tracking ecosystem is vast. Check our ´18 paper:

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Me trying to be helpful but also colourblind: *paints the wall the wrong colour*

So, the O2 4G outage was caused by an expired SSL certificate. Nice.

Everytime I read something about , I hear Johnny Kelly's voice from the October Rust album's joke track.

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is... I did the thing! (can't really specify yet, but it's good news)

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