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"The bookmark list, known as a "hotlist", is saved between sessions as a private list of interesting places."

w3.org/News/9305.html

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open source is both a great example of why the profit motive is unnecessary, and how optimistic "apolitical" nerds were catastrophically unequipped to oppose a complete subsumption of their work into the increasingly inhumane turbocapitalism we live in now

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My dude, "there's nothing illegal" about destroying the planet is not the defense you think it is.

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"Loosening the #grid: #topology as the basis for a more inclusive #GIS" #Westerveld #Knowles
visionscarto.net/i-was-there
"The past 25 years have seen a proliferation of interest in GIS among humanists and humanistic social scientists. Under various banners – historical GIS, qualitative and mixed methods GIS, spatial and digital history, digital humanities, spatial humanities or geohumanities – researchers have developed new ways to include qualitative data within the framework of GIS. At the same time, social and theoretical critiques of GIS as a tool wielded chiefly by and for those in power have increased awareness of its limitations, particularly for studying human perceptions, experiences, and the meanings of place. We agree with a growing chorus of geographers that the most common data structures in GIS are inadequate to capture or analyze the relational dimensions of subjectivity. As part of the solution, we propose an alternative hybrid framework that prioritizes topological relationships while retaining coordinate locations as points of connection between geographic places and experiential evidence. [...]"
#cartography

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The entire history of MIT's "Computer Music Journal" (among all their other journals) is now available for free. Probably chock full of interesting stuff mitpressjournals.org/loi/comj

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Code is is for people, not for machines. If it were for machines, we’d program using electric signals.

Remember that the next time you’d be tempted to obfuscate it because it would be better for your IDE or your test suite. If your tools or your paradigms cannot be adapted to how humans read, write and understand code, then they’re worthless.

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V Expertní skupině pro plyn teď řešíme #METAN – při výrobě a přepravě plynu totiž celkem běžně dochází k únikům metanu. Několik studií navíc prokázalo, že státy ohlašují menší úniky, než ve skutečnosti jsou. Na evropském trhu pak končí produkt, za nímž stojí obří znečištění.

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@enkiv2 @Shamar in fact, to me, the chief failing of that page-as-information-browser architecture we've arrived at is that most pages only view content from a single host. the site hosts it's browser, but that browser only can operate in the confines of the host. a silly limitation.

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Isn't sin_port weird?

IP has no ports; TCP and UDP do. Other protocols layered on IP could have no ports (think ICMP), or ports of different sizes (who said ports have to be 16-bit?), or say, string paths instead of ports.

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kids these days be like "oh no its not on spotify i can't listen to it >:"

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I'm going to start using my blog as an extended bookmark collection, which solves two problems at once for me: Where to keep my bookmarks, and how to cultivate a digital garden.

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Alright, modafinil with theanine slaps.

The euphoria is a bit attenuated, but it's much easier to concentrate on any single thing, and I don't feel like I'm running out of time and need to do everything at once, haha

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