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I wish less software was just Google Chrome in a trenchcoat

All browser prompts need a "Lie" function in addition to Allow and Block.

<Website> wants to:
* Know your location
* Use your camera
[ Allow ] [ Block ] [ Lie ]

i don't like ray tracing, who the fuck cares where ray is? leave the man alone

Did you know Projekt Red obtained a trademark on "cyberpunk"?

And that they're now pursuing a claim against the itch.io designer of a TTRPG, Neon Nights?

techdirt.com/articles/20210916

Remember when, before we had "load more" buttons and/or endless scrolling we had numbered pages that you could skip between?

I may be reaching a bit, but does anyone know of a good application on Android platforms for editing org-mode (.org) files? The solutions I currently have are:

- Some specially-made app
- Use emacs via Termux

If anyone has a recommendation for an app that's free and does not require rooting the phone, I'd appreciate it. Boosts appreciated!

Why did we go to weird modal buttons and touchscreens in everything

Everything should have more proper knobs and buttons, and yes that means even computers and smartphones

shitpost about us south culture 

machine gun rentals are the southern alternative to therapy

bios, accessibility 

i don't see why in the age of UEFI the BIOS can't include a screen reader. you have fancy UIs, you don't have sound? at least document your UI then in a manual and add hot keys for navigation. like what the hell dude

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surgery, consent 

intersexroadshow.blogspot.com/ "A surgery performed on a child without their consent should be functional, not social or cosmetic in nature"

archeology meme / crypto meme 

archaeologists coming across our ruins:

"So wait, their digital storage devices were full of WHAT?!?"

"Proof that they were using the storage."

"Are you expecting me to believe that this civilization manufactured sophisticated storage devices just to prove to others that they used it?"

"Yes. We think it might have some kind of ritual significance connected to a rare species of frog."

my wife @twisted@social.pixie.town has the most libre juul charger. it has libreboot and parabola installed lol

aaaa this is the best initiative ever

visdeurbel.nl/

there's an underwater livestream near a sluice, and if there's fish you can use the doorbell button to alert the control person, if there's many fish they open the sluice gates to let the fish through

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Small server part of the pixie.town infrastructure. Registration is approval-based, and will probably only accept people I know elsewhere or with good motivation.