I'm not sure if I'll ever use these, but I now have PGP keys for all my emails.
- (firstname.lastname@example.org): 7276 F01E 8B82 665C
- (email@example.com): 5628 FC2F 4DEC 14FD
They are published on https://pgp.mit.edu
How much energy do your gadgets require?
The New York Times has a great profile on dr. Donald Knuth who -- among other things -- created the TeX computer typesetting system.
Warhammer 40k is straight up fascist utopia.
Warhammer 40k is fascist apology.
Fun #rpg tip:
Never use "It's what my character would do!" as an excuse for being a crappy person and ruining everyone else's good time. You are the driving force behind your character, and even if they're a heinous person? You don't need to act it out.
Always get consent from other players (and GM!!!) if you want to push things.
The stages of Steam library growth:
- Own some games
- Own some games you haven't finished
- Own some games you haven't even started
- Own more games than you could possibly finish in a lifetime
- Own more critically-acclaimed, culturally-significant games that you were really interested playing than you could possibly finish in a lifetime
- Own more games than you could possibly start in a lifetime
Australia just voted to ban working cryptography. No, really.
Laurie Penny is an incredible writer and you should read her story of the 2018 CoinsBank Blockchain Cruise.
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I follow different accounts from different instances, but they keep boosting each other because they share interests and so I see everything multiple times.
Hello new #Mastodon folks! 🐘
Have you heard of the #Fediverse? 🗺️
It's a set of community projects that use the #ActivityPub standard to talk to each other.
Mastodon is the most well developed, but there are many works in progress too:
YouTube -> PeerTube 🎞️
...and many others.
Pro Office Calculator: a mysterious and addictive game disguised as a desktop calculator app
I do digital culture, game studies, role-playing games and Linux.
This is a personal Mastodon instance closed for registrations. I suggest you find an instance open to registrations from joinmastodon.org.