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The story behind the VPN-zine project, including funding+ hosting support, available here:

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On a total different note, we're near the end of K-drama rookie historian. Any K-drama fans here? suggestions?

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Oh by the way, @velvetyne is here on mastodon, follow us if you are into open source design / typography.

oh woot, the tr command can do caesar cipher type of encryption/decryption by shifting the letters to left or right n times. So to encrypt by shifting letters 3 times left:
echo "<my string>" | tr '[A-Za-z]' '[X-ZA-Wx-za-w]', outputs "ixqb kfdeq mrwwibpand". Go and decrypt it if you're bold, bored and curious.

New bench by spouse, plan is to alternate with desk work. Or just eat!

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#Google starts to lock out non-official Chrome builds like #Chromium. The #web is a cricual infrastructure these days and as such we need independent browsers and rendering engines!

If you care about the free and open web you shouldn't use Chrome based browsers.

Thread with more details:

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I have learned I can do eye liner to look less asleep. hey anyone happen to know a youtube video, preferably by a brown person, about like "looking more awake" makeup? I'm not gonna do more than eye makeup b/c screw that. Looking for like least amount of work, and not strictly femme for whatever that's worth

#chronicFatigue #CFS

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signal the music video:

Don't be texting my phone unless you hit me on Signal 🔥

Cool. However. then this:


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📢 The FSFE is hiring!

We are looking for a person with a strong technical background to support our projects with software engineering and expertise. It's a part-time position, either in #Berlin or remote.

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New favorite thing: SCONS! May finally break the makefile habit. (Spaces in those final names, no problem!)

from pathlib import Path
for p in Path(".").glob("*.pdf"):
Command(p.stem+".png", str(p), "convert $SOURCE -flatten $TARGET")

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I opened the scribus color palette option and there I see a "Government UK" color scheme. Baby pink is the second color :))

Who has played wargames? I discovered this server 2 years ago, it's for command line kung-fu. It starts all easy-peasy but somewhere after level 10 it gets serious. I've played a couple of times, but haven't concluded all 34 levels as yet.

Making a calendar/planner for myself. Finished with the open calendar, moving now to the planner. Each week will include a command tip. And yes, it's a bit late, but never too late.

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While electric vehicles are widely embraced, the pressure of the great battery boom is increas-ingly being felt by communities around the world, including in Argentina, Chile and Bolivia – the so-called ‘Lithium Triangle’ countries that host three-quarters of the world’s lithium resources – and the Democratic Republic of Congo, which produces about two-thirds of the world’s cobalt. Issues reported include heavy pollution, water scarcity, exposure to toxics, non-disclosure of suficient information, lack of consultation and community consent, community conflicts and abuses, impact on indigenous rights, dangerous mining conditions and child labour. (pdf, 65 pp.)

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Any comic artists in Europe around here?? Here's an open call with a decent grant you can apply for:

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Comics zine .pdf free download Show more

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Hello! We are new here. We are a DIY collective based in Namur, Belgium. We run a screenprinting / linocut workshop, and love to make zines!
We still have to figure out how this mastodon thing works, but feel free to come by and have a chat! Cheers. Jerome/Harmony
#zines #screenprinting #linocut #diy #namur #belgium

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#Infrastructure #solidarity with Miriyam Aouragh

Tuesday 26 January 20:00-21:30

"A conversation about current and future technological infrastructures for solidarity. Elodie Mugrefya, Femke Snelting, Wendy Van Wynsberghe of Constant, speak with media anthropologist and activist Miriyam Aouragh about the relations between political activism and technological criticism. How to organise for social change on-line when Tech Giants profit from our interactions?"

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Systerserver Town

Very very small instance for feminists. Right now this instance is only moderated by Gaba & Anne with anne-and-gaba-kind-of-rules and it is invite only. If you want an invite send a message to gaba at