I'm going to get tested for #COVID in half an hour after I've had diarrhea, headaches and nausea for the last few days... Wish me luck
Hope it was just some bad food...
Videogames (being played badly by me)
So I've installed "Aim Lab" from #Steam today.
It's a new early access aim trainer for playing FPS-games. After my first round it gave me a summary, where the positive remarks column was empty and the negative remarks column full.
So anyways, I've uninstalled "Aim Lab" from #Steam today.
Federal law enforcement doesn't have a problem with "going dark." What they're asking for is a method to break encryption that's cheap, easy, and reliable. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2021/03/fbi-should-stop-attacking-encryption-and-tell-congress-about-all-encrypted-phones
Met up with @Jannikkiel yesterday and took some long exposures of the cars driving by on the autobahn. It was a really nice evening.
If you want to feel free to use under CC-BY-4.0. :p
GitHub has this nice new thing where you can have it generate a 3D-skyline from your contrubution history. I could watch this for hours...
Some water seems to have leaked into the cables in my home, which resulted in my room and the bathroom loosing power... #Fun.
At least my PC managed to recover the project I was working on and was saving right when the power went out.
Python Hate, Swearing
I've just had to debug a #python script and honestly, just fuck python... Who the fuck thought "hmmm... yes, indentation should have meaning. And tabs and spaces should both work, but not together"
I'm having a minor breakdown over here...
Cold War #archivefinds
Do you know what to do in case of a atomic attack? If the answer to that was no (or if you'd just like to see an interesting bit of history), check out today's Archive.org gem!
Title: Duck and Cover
If you're in the EU, there's a European Citizens' Initiative you can sign in favour of UBI:
Ever wondered how dating worked back in 1949? Well have I got the video for you! Today's gem from the depths of the Internet Archive explores #genderroles and #dating by showing us (a straight white boy) how to date any girl we please.
Title: Dating: Do's and Don'ts
Are YOU with us? Sign now!
40 orgas across Europe. We call on the EU to ban biometric mass surveillance.
For a future in which we are treated like humans, not walking barcodes, in which we are respected and not humiliated, discriminated against or treated like crime suspects, in which our options are not limited by an algorithm based on our body and looks.
Now's the time to act!
The tech is out there, but the EU is drafting new laws on AI.
Are you keeping up with the commodore?
Hey, fellow Mastodonians, what is your favourite music, like genres or bands etc?
For me, it is blues (Ben Ezra, Fat Walters), piano jazz (Fazil Say, Mieczysław Kosz), classical guitar jazz (De Lucia, Di Meola), old eletronic (Jarre, Koto, Kraftwerk), a'capella covers (Pentatonix, Home Free), and traditional Irish music (Loreena McKennit, The Henry Girls, Altan, Anuna).
When coding, some mild electronic-trans is my sweet spot. Keeps me focused for prolonged time.
Just a small private server.