emojo lord coming out of zir well to shame humanity
Contacting me Show more
If you want to ask me something specific, it's best to DM me so I don't miss it.
If you want to message me elsewhere, check out https://noct.zone/contact/.
If you wanna talk about my other projects, mention those specific project accounts and not both them and me.
If it takes me a long while to respond, that's normal, it's not your fault.
I can't say the 60's were a mistake because in many cases they weren't, but shit like the EFF and Silicon Valley in general makes me feel it *really* hard.
Useful but depressing information about a prominent internet nonprofit, Show more
FUN FACT: the only reason I found this out was because the current branding font for Mutant Standard is named after one of the EFF's founders and then I went down a brief absent-minded wikipedia browsing spree.
Feels a bit gross using it now, but it *is* a nice font. :|
I can think of two significant cultural setbacks of our generation: South Park and Cyberlibertarianism
Another non-profit I realised really shouldn't be trusted Show more
They're basically a silicon valley astroturf.
- They receive millions in corporate and corporate-aligned donors
- They never rally against privacy related issues from corporations like they do for governments
- They lobbied against government oversight of the development of the US's private internet infrastructure development helping it become the mess it is today
(This is from someone who used to have the expendable income to buy music and that music would always be in FLAC so I'd have to convert it to ALAC to use it in iTunes)
Yesterday I learned that macOS 10.13 and iOS 11 added FLAC support. huh.
Atari VCS's new APU has been unveiled by AMD!
Underrated Windows 10 keyboard shortcut: Win+period opens up an emoji picker in any application that has text fields. Perfect for when you just need to put something unique into a text window.
Yesterday I set aside a comic I own on the table and the sunlight hit it in just the right way so I took this pic. Looks nice.
okay, that thread is done. I am going to work on making a static site and blog in the coming months. THIS WILL BECOME LESS NECESSARY!!!
Mike Gravel 2020 Show more
Internet as a right and as a public utility was added to his policy platform:
Also an interview with the teenagers who convinced Gravel to run in the first place:
British colonialism, CW-ed boost Show more
Starting this Friday night is Pesach/Passover for a week, and then starting May 5th is Ramadan for a month
During this time of year you should be extra mindful and CW food, especially bread, in order to be considerate of us Jews avoiding chametz for Pesach and especially for our Muslim siblings who will be fasting for Ramadan.