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

- Tetris
- Lumines
- Splatoon 2: Salmon Run

The FOSDEM devroom's have been announced and Open Source Design will be there for the 7th year running (or possible 8th?!)

Please check out our blog post on how and when to submit your talks to the devroom:

making a computer program: easy

making a good computer program: absurdly difficult

My markup language for #GTK4 is ready, and I'm eager to hear your feedback! Is it something you'd use in your apps? What features would you like to see next?

2021: scammers are copying websites from well-known news outlets and buying Facebook advertising space. Don't say victims are dumb, this is pretty convincing.

The recording of yesterday's livestream is now available.

If you couldn't attend our Unboxing Penpot Beta event and missed our live demo, watch it now because it has a lot of good stuff about the future roadmap too.

You might not like it but this is the most optimum layout for programming

Something I learned the hard way in the past decade of building software is that if a designer did something non-obvious then there’s probably a constraint there you’re unaware of

Christmas is coming so with it I post my favorite meme for the occasion.


"More than 5.7 billion vaccine doses have been administered globally, but 73 percent have been in just 10 countries. High-income countries have administered 61 times more doses per inhabitant than low-income countries. Just 3 percent of Africans have been vaccinated."


Before: “All these idiots don’t understand that the internet can’t just go down, it’s a network made up of lots of computers. Nobody runs the internet”

Today: “oh no <enter cdn name here> is down and half the internet died with it”

An international organisation of 2.5 million nurses has filed for a UN investigation of human rights breaches by governments roadblocking vaccine patent waivers, and hence global access to vaccines:

They're also trying to gather 100k signatures on a petition they can then take to the UN:

What does *really good* look like for the future of #foss ?

from kids to old folks: easy to use

inclusive in language, culture and abilities

objective map of the digital ocean

integrated mobile, home, cloud

machine learning we control

collective evaluation of nodes / behavior

healthy economy for developers

built-in support for local economies

frugal with computing resources

beautiful, in the way only honest things are beautiful


the digital future we deserve(TM)

Reminder that the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Creative Commons, and The Internet Archive are all shilling cryptocurrencies now.

lol a news site started just selling ads themselves instead of using targeted bullshit and made so much more money

Neural net generated ingredients list 

My hobby is getting neural nets to complete lists because even the advanced ones make it weird.

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