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I realized many of my favorite games are basically about managing technical debt:

- Tetris
- Lumines
- Splatoon 2: Salmon Run
- CSS

Who's your favorite Star War character?

The new #a11y API for #GTK 4 is taking shape in GitLab: gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gtk/-/m

The new implementation drops the old abstraction layer called ATK, and it's heavily modelled on WAI-ARIA; on Linux, it will talk to ATs using AT-SPI, and on other platforms it will use their native API.

@outie A few WINE devs built a WINE + qemu mashup to run Windows x86 binaries on a Pi, including some games. It's called "hangover".

github.com/AndreRH/hangover

Yet another thing for Pi powered desktops.

Pixelfed for Android and iOS is in active development.

We'll be looking for beta testers next month!

#pixelfed #ios #android

For those at northerly latitudes, Comet NEOWISE up in the evening now, too
earthsky.org/space/how-to-see-

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TL;DR: browser extensions are awful for performance. Just awful. Except for adblockers, but only because what they're blocking is so much worse.

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"2020 Chrome Extension Performance Report" by DebugBear debugbear.com/blog/2020-chrome

This is a great resource. I'm so glad someone is doing this analysis!

Hands down, this is the best mashup of midcentury furniture, cocktail culture, and robotic age styling. Alleged to have been inspired by the moon landing. Vintage bar by Borghesani, 1969. (Photos by an unknown 1stDibs seller and Kelly Wearstler)

COVID-19 

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Google Analytics is the most prevalent tracker in the world. During our last crawl, we found it on 64.2% of web sites:

better.fyi/trackers/google-ana

Developers: every time you add Google Analytics to a site, you are helping build the global panopticon. Stop it!

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