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Windows 11 continues #Microsoft's long trend of mistreating users. Read why you're better off avoiding it: u.fsf.org/3gd

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google owns the .google TLD and they haven't bothered making google.google point to google

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People with projects in hosted Git repositories, how would you react if I sent you a git request-pull?

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let me just leave this wonderful in-depth interactive guide on how to use this superior contribution method

https://git-send-email.io

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Bulk renames:

fish> for name in directory/containing/*/*/*/*.txt; mv $name (echo $name | sed -E "s/regex.*\/([0-6]{3})matching\/names\/({0-9a-f}{4})\.txt/new-\1-pattern\2.txt/")

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how to run the largest social media site in the world

:brain1: pepper site with ads
:brain2: collect user data to make ads more personal
:brain3: accidentally leak that user data to third-parties
:brain4: don't tell users about it
:brain5: intentionally sell that data to third parties
:brain6: don't tell users about it
:brain7: be accomplices to largest misinformation campaigns in history
:brain8: pretend to care about it
:brain9: do nothing about it
:brain10: accidentally delete bgp routes, preventing engineers from badging in to fix the bgp routers

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@SrEstegosaurio @codeberg @johannes We applied for a grant for federation, which will lessen the impact of outages.

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This should be a teachable moment to everyone in software dev as well: imagine it wasn't Facebook, but Microsoft (including Github) instead where everything goes down?

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Have you explored mastodon's key-bindings? They're pretty neat. Jump to column with 1,2,3, etc. j/k for up-down like all sane (vim) things use. Hit "?" to see more.

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Facebook, WhatsApp, and Instagram all going down at the same time sure seems like an easily-understandable and publicly-popular example of why breaking up a certain monopoly into at least three pieces might not be a bad idea.

Somebody should tell Elizabeth Warren.

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"Engineers at Twitter rising up to the challenge right now..."

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