"This article presumes that proprietary/nonfree software is irrelevant, and so should you."

Now that's a quote I can get behind


I've been using coroutine.h while doing some embedded development. It's quite nice to use and I'm happy with the performance and the ergonomics. I might start using it on desktop / server applications too.


Looking for a place to migrate my Fediverse account. What are some good options? Is it too difficult to implement ActivityPub and self-host?

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I have lots of free time and rarely plan anything.

But when I do have something planned, there's always someone with another event on the exact same date and time. :blobshrug:

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Making my software decisions based on dragons:

clang: ✔️ has a dragon
gcc: ❌ no dragon
kde plasma: ✔️ has a dragon
gnome: ❌ no dragon
wireguard: ✔️ has a dragon
openvpn: ❌ no dragon

Made a small plaintext format for calorie-counting (or nutrient counting in general). This is how I define foods.

New episode is so cool. Very proper indeed.

Wow! The state of Notepad++ issue tracker is horrifying. You'd think a large website owned by a large corporation would have some trivial spam filters.

I'm planning to move to New York and work in Manhattan soon. Can anyone living there share their experience about the safety of the city?

Google locked me out of my YouTube account. I decided to self-host my videos. Here's a timelapse of making a view counter for my video section.


WhatFreeWords sounds like a good idea to integrate to location related projects. It's basically some open-source code to map any location to 3 words, and vice-versa.


Wrote a VM and assembler for the Synacor CPU. The VM is written in C and the assembler in Perl.

@sir What software are you using for your live streams? Can't get OBS to do a full screen capture on Sway.

Finally ordered my new laptop, a ThinkPad T495. Anybody have good/bad experiences with it?


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