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Thought this needs an update.

I deleted my twitter and been active here for a while.

I'm mostly tinkering with 3D printers, raspberry Pi and electronics. Python programmer by day and sometimes by night too.

I'm into Debian and linux in general, and make videos for @gtalug.

I also like running and cycling.

I'm posting about my side projects but also retoot things I find interesting.

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I like Scott Galloway.

The article on Yogababble Index-- a measurement of the levels of corporate BS in mission statement, and how that compares to stock performance.

This is essential example of his writing -- profgalloway.com/yogababble

I got reminded of this article from reading his latest newsletter profgalloway.com/casperhaps, which is also really good.

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Also has an alternative to google password -- Lockwise.

It's an extension of firefox accounts in mobile.

I was tweaking firefox accounts when I realized has 2 factor authentication product -- Authy authy.com/download/

Right now it doesn't have support of the software I mainly use Google Authenticator for -- gitlab and mastodon, but as soon as the support is there I'm switching.

I never felt particularly OK with using google product for such a critical thing. I trust Mozilla.

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that paper where they scraped Mastodon and found cauliflowers 

I'm still working on organizing everything I'm doing. Organizing everything using Agile seem silly, but that's what is happening.

I created priority and importance labels. Next stop -- how many points I can complete in a week, and having performance review meetings with myself. LOL.

I'm obsessed with Vivitar Series 1 70-210mm f3.5 Macro (sn 37xxx/28xxx).

pentaxforums.com/userreviews/v

Please send help.

After all the weird weather and rain we've been having lately, park ravine is flooded.

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No new hobbies, equipment, games, or books are allowed during this year. Instead, you have to find the value in what you already own or what you’ve already started.

raptitude.com/2017/12/go-deepe

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Goodbye downtown T&T. The supermarket is now on a race to find a new downtown location as the Cherry St. store closes at the end of January. But finding a space in Toronto proves to be challenging.
thestar.com/life/food_wine/202

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Is there a way to see the closed-captioning of a YouTube video without having to watch the actual video? Alternatively, is there a way to convince YouTube that their business model is actively hostile to the preservation and dissemination of knowledge?

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Turns out the following works, it was theme that didn't support the tag.

.. table:: Attendance summary
:align: center

Hey lazyweb, is there a way to align table on the page?

I want a table to always be displayed in the center.

Or there's just no way and I need to implement this in CSS...

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"Most narratives about connectivity -- often pitched by Big Tech -- use slogans like: “Connecting the next billion”, “Bringing access worldwide”, “Connecting the unconnected”, and so on. Those projects are mostly one-size-fits-all. The basic difference to community networks’ approach is that we work within communities’ realities, instead of delivering top-down, ready-made solutions."

-Bruna Zanolli on community networks, foundation.mozilla.org/en/blog

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“‘Assume good intent’ is a particularly pernicious positive expectation that will undermine your code of conduct. The implied inverse of this is that not assuming good intent is against the rules.”

thebias.com/2017/09/26/how-goo

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Okay, now getting the littles an air purifier is the new goal: vox.com/2020/1/8/21051869/indo

We have this one in our house (because cats) and this is Wirecutter's pick. amzn.to/39VO2AS

Carl's stupid company is delaying "Christmas" bonuses until March (which sends me some red flags about their cash flow but that's a whole 'nother issue) or I'd just buy them one.

In other news: tomorrow is first read-to-littles day after the holiday break. 😍

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