So now the main devs have vowed to show more discipline and hold off on merging new stuff until #FreeCAD 0.18 finally is out the door! I hope this happens soon! 😀
widespread bad caps in LED light power supplies https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/flashing-street-lights-ndg-1.4989820 … https://www.instagram.com/freeflashing/
made a mini-site for my emscripten pd experiments:
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"Candle Mode" that only turns on the flash LED to a tiny fraction of full power, creating a dimmer and yellower light for more comfortable navigation at night
"Do your part" energy conservation plans, like turning lights off when you leave the room, are great for your energy bill, but their job as part of "lowering carbon footprints" is to deflect from the big corporations that actually use the vast majority of the power.
For example, the average US stand-alone home uses ~11,000 kWh per year.
The VERY MOST EFFICIENT roadside LED billboard uses ~61,000 kWh per year. That number rises to ~323,000 kWh at the top end.
I am honored to be the next localhost guest at recursecenter! I will be doing a talk and demo of http://freeliner.xyz and it's rustlang based future.
(He) artist dedicated to making art with free/libre/opensource software - Tiohtiá:ke(Montreal) - developer of freeliner.xyz