I'm not endorsing HN, but I am endorsing being #1 on HN ;)
Wow hey, ActivityPub is #1 on Hacker News right now
L *splash!!*.... G *rumble rumble*.... B *fwoosh*.... T *whoosh*...
Long ago the four communities lived in harmony, but everything changed when Neoliberalism attacked.
Only the mountain goats, Icon of all four communities, could reunite them. But when the world needed him most, he vanished.
A hundred years passed and my (gay) brother and I found the new Icon, a pop singer named Carly.
I believe... Carly can save the world (by finding John Darnielle and making the sickest fucking collab ever)
pals! not pals! anyone!
i'm getting into the market for a pair of fuckin solid leather boots. i want leather soles, for contra dancing (folk dance, spinning, should be vaguely slidey), and they've def gotta vibe with a southern-inspired aesthetic.
gonna be a lot of dollars. these have to last.
Is there a context in which polyvore doesn't sound extremely dirty?
Who named this thing?
we've had it for less than a month and i've only played battlefront ii and horizon zero dawn (and obv the steven universe save the light) but this is a solid fucking system, i just wish i could put linux on it
i've been a nintendo kid my whole life but god damn it this controller is so much better than the joycons
is there any point to having playstation pals if you don't pay for playstation plus? if there is, i'm glassboro42 on there (if there isn't, i still am), add me maybe
“If tea spread to your country by sea, you call it ‘tea’. If by land, you call it chai.
(*This is because the ports of Fujian and Taiwan use the coastal pronunciation ‘te’, whereas Mandarin uses chá.)”
is it just me or does þ come back as a meme every year
new blog post: one-dish brownies
the hardest problem in computer science is task management. not like computer tasks, like "what the fuck do i need to get done"
as part of an effort to organize my hosting costs and be upfront about how i run this instance, i've just published a post on patreon detailing the expenses of running cybrespace and how the patreon funds are used.
if you're a cybrespace supporter or just curious about what the financials of running an instance, check it out here:
I don't understand people who think that self-improving artificial intelligence will solve all of humanity's problems. We've already got self-improving natural intelligence and all it does is shitpost and be depressed
i wrote a blog post about what mastodon is. i know that it's a tired genre, but i think that i did a good job of explaining it in an easy-to-approach way. please read and share!
Proposed implementation example of upgrading the new mastodon elephant to an interactive assistant/helper:
just think, none of this would have happened if our computers didn't rely on CPUs to function /shakes head