Realised the city of New York happens to be roughly at similar latitude to Rome, Italy. Wow!

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Icelandic Wikipedia: excuse me... it's New York-borg for you!

Me: New York-borg? New York-borgar? Wait, I'm feeling hungry...

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"New York"

In Icelandic: ehhh... why don't we use its name in the Norse language

Microsoft, nag people running computer repair shops as well. At least in my country some of them would install both Chrome and Firefox. In the end, for some people, the Internet
c̶o̶n̶t̶a̶i̶n̶e̶d̶ ̶i̶n̶ ̶a̶ ̶s̶m̶a̶l̶l̶ ̶b̶l̶a̶c̶k̶ ̶p̶l̶a̶s̶t̶i̶c̶ ̶b̶o̶x̶ ̶w̶i̶t̶h̶ ̶a̶ ̶t̶i̶n̶y̶ ̶r̶e̶d̶ ̶l̶i̶g̶h̶t̶ ̶o̶n̶ ̶t̶o̶p̶ is the Chrome icon

Was walking home, weather was pleasant.

"Mind a lift?"

Can't be rude though to people who know you (it's not _that_ far) 😅

I’ve asked an AI what good NFTs do ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Q: What good do NFTs do?
A: NFTs are a way to represent ownership of a digital asset.

Q: Seriously, why are they useful?
A: NFTs are useful because they can be used to represent ownership of digital assets.

"What Microsoft's AI chatbot has to say about Microsoft [Orginal Author - u/greetings__mortal ]"

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I just can't get over how messed up the situation with "Microsoft Teams" is. There's at least 3 different applications named that.

1) Microsoft Teams (for work)
2) Microsoft Teams (for home for Windows 10)
3) Microsoft Teams (for home for Windows 11)

Read more about our 6-year-old #Fairphone 2’s upcoming upgrade to #Android 10. That’s an unprecedented 7 years of software support for an Android device. 📱 🌿

Some fonts are cool, but apparently xfce does make use of ligatures... causing weird symbols shoved in between characters.

Android 9+ navigational gestures is definitely not the best thing when the workflow involves... gestures. You accidentally swiped back, and you lost all your work? Too bad.

Our 6-yr-old Fairphone 2 is being upgraded to Android 10. That’s 7 years of software support! An industry first for an Android device! 🙌 Together with the open source community we built the operating system. Proving it is possible to put sustainability at the heart of tech. 🌿

Jerusalem artichoke is actually a type of sunflower (my mind was blown)

Also today I found out the red ants made a nest, in my, uhhhhh... baking measurement cups.

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