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"If we continue on the present global emissions trajectory, the earth could warm +4C as soon as the early 2060s. An increase of +4ยฐC would cause โ€œmass deathโ€ and would be โ€œincompatible
with an organized human community,โ€ according to Kevin Anderson, Deputy
Director of the Tyndall Center for Climate Change Research. He projects that only 500m people could survive warming on that scale, meaning 8-9 billion people could die as a result of catastrophic climate warming."

theclimatemobilization.org

"Featuring a new Magic Keyboard with a redesigned scissor mechanism and 1mm travel for a more satisfying key feel, the 16-inch MacBook Pro delivers the best typing experience ever in a Mac notebook."

They just threw away the latest keyboard design and called it Magicโ„ข. Classic Apple.

Twitter blocking Jenn Schiffer's account 

capitalism: *spends trillions maintaining roads with public funds effectively subsidizing car companies*

also capitalism: oh you cant afford 2 dollars for the subway? its youre fault society cant afford public transit, you should work harder

Cat has developed this funny resting position, hanging her front paws off the ottoman.

People who like graphs, here is the recent spike of activity thanks to India discovering Mastodon in the context of the last 6 months of mastodon.social

It is my sad duty to inform you that the Lapsnatcher has struck again.

A gigantic data leak from a white supremacist message board was posted onto the Internet Archive today. #IronMarch

Bellingcat published a guide on how to find, access, and interpret this data :
bellingcat.com/resources/how-t

Ah yes, another day, another Boomer screaming at me because I made an Idaho stop on my bike. ๐Ÿšด๐Ÿผโ€โ™€๏ธ

critics of socialism fear some people might try to take more than their fair share while not contributing a justifiable amount to society SO INSTEAD we have billionaires

Spent the weekend in Government Camp, OR hiking Mt Hood and seeing the local lakes.

Years ago, a bad actor bought the sidekiq.pro domain and proceeded to try to monetize somehow (one example, they offered it to me for $1000). I ignored all of it; I have the luxury of time and can outwait hustlers.

I learned today that they finally gave up, failed to renew the domain and a Sidekiq committer picked it up and offered it to me. โค :sidekiq:

Itโ€™s been months but Iโ€™ve gotten back in the groove and Iโ€™ve spent the last 2 days coding nonstop on a new Faktory feature: queue throttling. ๐Ÿ’ป

This is why we can't have nice things ๐Ÿ˜ž

"The study found that over 50% of sites using WebAssembly apply it for malicious deeds, such as cryptocurrency mining and malware code obfuscation"

infoq.com/news/2019/10/WebAsse

If you're looking for a weird movie for Halloween, I recommend Under the Skin. It's very very strange, starring Scarlett Johansson as an alien. I've been haunted by this song all day.

youtube.com/watch?v=bTHDD1Xe-i

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