@zeitschlag also die Gruenen haben nicht fuer die Chatkontrolle gestimmt.

@zeitschlag die Linke hat leider gerade im Europaparlament fuer die Chatkontrolle gestimmt, damit sind die fuer mich auf absehbare Zeit unwaehlbar.

[programming]

me: knows exactly that it's a bad idea to do a blanket try.. except:: pass

me: does it anyways

me: gets bitten badly by this

<surprised pikachu>

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@kushal I would probably be interested, if it is at a convenient time :)

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If I do a live online workshop on writing #Python modules using #rustlang, will you join it? It will be around 2 hours long at least. Reply to the thread if you want to join in. Please RT for more reach.

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Oh, so you're a garbage collector? Enumerate every object.

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Air traffic is a biodiversity issue! ✈️🛢🦧

The growing use of biodiesel is already driving deforestation and species extinction.

"With the aviation industry now eyeing biofuels as a way to claim it is limiting emissions, matters could get even worse."
newscientist.com/article/mg250"

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Allow me a moment.

That is a photo of the underside of the solar panel on the drone helicopter on Mars right now.

that little white cube on the ceter right of the image is a 1x1inch square of the fabric used in The Wright Flyer's wing.

First in flight. On Earth, and beyond.

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i heard there was a secret plum
i really meant to save you some
but you don't really care for breakfast, do you

I'm getting ridiculous scam emails to the email adress that I published on my Tor server.

Of all the places I where I made email addresses public, I wouldn't have thought an entry on my Tor router would be the one that scammers find.

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Apparently Purism enjoys trying out new stuff. Not that I mind, but we've been monitoring their "librem.one" services for a few months now. It seems that the software behind this SaaS offer is rather unmaintained.

Their Mastodon fork hasn't seen a commit in almost(?) a year, and their synapse server is stuck on 1.23.1, which has at least 4 known CVEs.

At least their VPN seems to get some updates from time to time.

source.puri.sm/liberty/host/sm

#purism #libremone

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@wxcafe

"idk what to tell you like it's not great but honestly I don't see how it couldve been done better"

Ummm they literally developed the whole thing in secret and kept the server source code changes hidden for like 11 months, probably because they knew how shitty this is.

I've moved many, many people to signal, and like someone pointed out in this thread, I feel like I betrayed them.

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Bruce Schneier on Signal's cryptocurrency adventures:

"""

It’s not just that blockchain is just plain stupid. It’s not even that Signal is choosing to tie itself to a specific blockchain currency. It’s that adding a cryptocurrency to an end-to-end encrypted app muddies the morality of the product, and invites all sorts of government investigative and regulatory meddling: by the IRS, the SEC, FinCEN, and probably the FBI.

"""

www.schneier.com/blog/archives…
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