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Shifting through old papers I found this. A reminder that I have a certificate for the years of brain damage. I got 100% correct answers on garbage collection, which seems fitting in retrospect.

@yaxu any sufficiently advanced academic conference is indistinguishable from a travel agency.

If you are looking for ego dissolution, walking on a ridge does it for me. Go up walking, walk the whole ridge, look on the valleys for all the places you walked through to get there, gently acknowledge the effort it took and walk down again. The tiny spec of matter that makes you up becomes insignificant from that perspective, and it will stay that way for a little while.

to the mushroom lover all mushrooms are delicious and wondrous and the ones you grow yourself even more so

watching hundred rabbits, a whole two people, speedrun an alternate-history timeline re-implementation of everything that was close to good about my first 10 years of computers really puts into perspective how wasteful and inefficient the industry is

they've accomplished 90% of the utility in 1% of the time and lines of code

there's something significant being demonstrated in the uxn space and it's way way bigger than two kids on a boat making weird retro styled software

In 982AD, Eroom Nodrog the norseperson that first discovered you could obtain silicon from beach sand, made a prediction that would later be called Eroom's law of creative computing, which states that: "as the number of transistors per computing device halves every two years, the user's creativity doubles" ... Enjoy your day.

Call for participants for a workshop: How to run a small social networking site with your friends

On the 13th and 14th of May, LURK.org will be hosting a two-day workshop for groups interested in setting up and running their own alternative social media server.

Free of charge, but some commitment required! Remote participation is possible and workshop language is English! Limited spots, apply before the 15th of April.

For more details and how to apply see:
txt.lurk.org/how-to-run-a-smal

:boost_requested: Boosts appreciated :)

post.lurk.org

A fediverse community for discussions around cultural freedom, experimental, new media art, net and computational culture, and things like that.

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