I wrote a thing about why I believe the best and most useful decentralized applications are going to be the ones that utilize multiple protocols. I imagine a world where ActivityPub, Dat, and Secure ScuttleButt are all seen as tools in a toolbox rather than as ecosystems, and what kind of amazing software we could build with them outside of the central/corporate paradigm.


Hello spring! 🌱 Opened my store again with some new stock — pouches, clear tape, card wallets and pillowcases 🌿🌸 Boosts greatly appreciated, thank you so much! hellotoday.coffee

Today I found out about David Moore's mycology website, which not only has a lot of neat information about fungi, but also "the most complete and fully illustrated online catalogue of stamps and postal labels featuring fungi"!

I legitimately love this.


Physiologically reactive aversion to noises Show more

Physiologically reactive aversion to noises Show more

@platypus Gosh and also considering Twitter's terms of use where you're giving them the right to use anything you post there as they wish this's extra horrifying :(

I know at least a few of my followers use TiddlyWiki - has anyone used the Android app for editing? How is it? Do I need root on my phone to use it?

Also, how do I go about setting up remote access to the main TiddlyWiki? I don't really want mine to be public, or at least not fully public.

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if i wanna test camo against facial recognition, which should i try? which is the most widely deployed? opencv with default haarcascades looks somewhat dumb to me, however i only used it with low quality videos.

i'd try rekognition, but i don't wanna contribute to their neural networks and face database..

If you haven't already seen it enjoy this footage of police in Bulgaria trying to use pepper spray and the wind blowing it back in their faces

@SpindleyQ People're working on it!


If you wanna just plonk it somewhere yourself I like this as a simple thing for making a web front for a git repo:


Gitea is nice if you want more features.

Yesterday was my birthday and my son made me little clay figures of my EGA sprites!

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This fancy little entity can create
[ornate portals] on physical surfaces with its [inscrutable technology].


@makestuff I didn't even know it went that high!

Also never heard of vacuum clamps before and now I want some.

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An instance for people that make stuff. Doesn't matter if you DIY, work on your car, your garden, do art, cook, make music, or anything else. Toot about it here