Cockpit was affected by the Freenode hostile takeover, so we moved to Libera.chat. Now Freenode took over our IRC channel because we mentioned the move. ☹️
Hopefully our users will know we're no longer on Freenode, but on Libera.
Freenode is now a zombie network.
“So. They know my mom's toothpaste. They know I was at my mom's. They know my Twitter. Now I get Twitter ads for mom's toothpaste. Your data isn't just about you. It's about how it can be used against every person you know, and people you don't. To shape behavior unconsciously.”
Wow, after 25 years of Unix experience, I learned that you can filter output in #less.
Press ampersand (&) and enter a regex to show only lines matching the regex.
Press ampersand (&) and then exclamation mark (!) to apply an inverse filter.
When making social media preview images for websites I'm always annoyed by how hard it is to test them with various online debuggers.
Now there's a very cool native app by @rafaelmardojai to do it locally!
How is Switzerland still in first and France is in second place?
This electoral college thing is annoying. At least it's "non-binding" so far? 😅
It felt like Moldova was the stunt double of Cyprus.
Accessible Virtual Conferences https://www.sigaccess.org/accessible-virtual-conferences/
I somehow missed the #freenode kerfuffle a couple of days ago. It really looks like the effective end of Freenode, at least as we knew it, which is a bit sad.
At the same time, it's *really* exciting that the core idea (and staff) will live on in https://libera.chat/ – and, in some ways, the move may open up even more exciting possibilities in the future.
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