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@mheiber, @effye and myself have just sent the news about this instance to the whole company. So, expect a lot of newcomers.

And to all , welcome .


you have to say "i'm in" whenever you ssh into a machine for the first time, it's the law

You know has failed when every message starts with @here or @channel

For those who wonder where are the good bits on the , you should know that this works like an "auberge espagnole" or a . It’s encouraged to bring something to the table in order to feast with the other convives.

it's not Kafkaesque unless you actually turn into a giant beetle; otherwise it's just Sparkling Bureaucracy

We need acid tests for ethics in and .

Anyone knows of any open source/research initiatives in that field?

Do an image search with keywords "build measure learn" and look for the creative reinterpretations. Some people people struggle with the concept of feedback loop. ;)

Hey is hiring a Senior Infrastructure Consultant ( ) in or .

Wanna join us or know anyone interested?

Ohoh. is down.

I have an interview with a user in 10 min and don’t have any copy of the designs.


"what have you been reading these days? Any interesting sci-fi?"
me: "GDPR enforcement notices. way more surreal that sci-fi"

And I’m being generous when I say 8. If I sum these numbers. 5 is the most. So split your meeting attendance in group of 5 if you really need people to participate and contribute. Anything else, I’ll be checking my email or writing toots. ;)

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I have a feeling that remote meetings of more than 8 people just don’t work, if you expect "equal" participation. It feels like in the end 1 or 2 people drive the thing. 2 or 3 participate. The rest is just sitting back and... whatever.

I’m in a remote workshop right now and one of the children of the participant is repeating out loud whatever their mother is saying. This creates an interesting echo.

📱 Instant messaging clients. Choose wisely what you use to communicate.

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A Mastodon instance running on ThoughtWorks infrastructure for its employees to interact with the Fediverse.