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@eal What are they cosplaying?
The person with the MD-walkman from Freestyler? 😏

@thegibson @feonixrift OOOoh, haven't handled one of those since the 80s. SCNR 😏

@thegibson @feonixrift I own one that's USB controlled, but the real reason for comment:
Have you already considered a thermal receipt printer AND sticker paper rolls?
For all my short term labeling needs it's 'teh' awesome! For real long term I dig out the label printer that does plastic tape.

Windows Hello offers face authentication for your precious tablet...

2000s hackers: My dream is to connect all of my devices to the internet.
2020s hackers: My dream is to disconnect all of my devices from the internet.

@hex One of the few uses I can imagine would be to enable vintage electronics experiences. That old HP Jornada with built in 56k modem suddenly could shine. (Mine also had a WiFi card added at some point and its TIA-232 port put to good use too, e.g. for a GPS receiver)

@hex that's mostly covered by SIP to analog line adapters. Soft-modems for PABX software exist and support things like T.38.
So you can set things up to play with locally.

I'm sure you could fit all that onto a small embedded board.

Ah, yes, , where "notebook computer" ports in your hotel room are RJ-11. I wish I was kidding, but I'm at the Munich airport Novotel. 🤦‍♂️
Unfortunately none of my computer's have had an analog modem in years. I bet it works though.

Modern day Peter Parker where instead of being hired by the news to find pictures of who spider man really is he’s hired by a corporation to run a twitter account pretending to be spider man

Job Search Ad Basically, Boost!! 

Hello, I am Roxie. I am a freelance software dev (prefers backend stuff) who can do python real well and am beginner enough with go and node-js/node-ts that I can be supervised on that. Basically need some work before Christmas. If you need someone to do that then message me thanks uwu

This sign is located near the hamlet of Ham, in Kent. It points the way to the nearby town of Sandwich. (h/t @DannyBate4.)

celebrating Cyber Monday by putting on my robe and wizard hat

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Society of Trolls

A nice little Mastodon instance. Mild trolling encouraged (keep it local), but not required. Malicious behaviour is not tolerated. Follow Wheaton's law and you'll be fine.