I woke today to see that WE HIT OUR BIG $6000 GOAL IN LESS THAN 24 HOURS!! I screamed!!! (woke up my partner, and then she screamed too)
You're all so amazing <3 You turned out yet again.
Nadia and I decided to raise the goal one last time to $8,250; enough for first+last+security for all 4 families
Share it far and wide! Donate what you can!! Let's keep this momentum going!!
Trying to connect to some blind linux users to talk about accessibility, please boost
Can mastodons really toot horns? Or will their tusks get in the way? 🤔
And we're on 2.5.2 now. Happy tooting everyone!
I'll be updating this instance to 2.5.2, which fixes an important security vulnerability. I wouldn't expect any downtime (he said confidently after last time's downtime)
software engineering is a social science. you're not solving computer problems, you're using computers to solve people problems. that's why it's so important to design accordingly
Windows 10 isn't an operating system on your computer anymore. This characterization applies new laws to it, distinct from former versions of windows. This is a read, for sure.
TIL you can reference any key in the AWS Secrets Manager through the Parameter Store API! https://docs.aws.amazon.com/systems-manager/latest/userguide/integration-ps-secretsmanager.html
I made some time to finally read this article last night and I'm super glad I did. Every story I read about members of the Bund is so inspirational and so, so tragic. https://www.nybooks.com/daily/2018/10/06/my-great-grandfather-the-bundist/
I am looking forward to see how this platform will bring us TWers ever more closer. TooT on???
I Want A Dyke For President by Zoe Leonard
"And you didn't even have to use Kubernetes" is my new punchline, y'all
Okay, it took a little longer than expected, and it involved some downtime (due to human error), but we're back up and on 2.5.1.
Looks like this is going to take a little while longer .. bear with me 🐻
I'm going to upgrade this instance to 2.5.1 in a couple of moments. I do not expect any downtime. I'll let you know once we're through the thick of it.
This article about alleged Chinese hardware hacking is incredibly interesting (but only scratches the surface of what’s technically viable in terms of espionage these days; on any front, Chinese, American etc.. nobody’s innocent in this game): https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-10-04/the-big-hack-how-china-used-a-tiny-chip-to-infiltrate-america-s-top-companies
And for once (just this once) even the Orange Website comments are ok: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=18138328
New Macbooks and Imacs will brick themselves if they think they're being repaired by an independent technician
Master of disaster, Ruby, Golang & Rust enthusiast, lover of all things music, movies and theater.
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