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Facebook makes a Slack competitor called "Facebook Workplace," with marquee customers like the government of Singapore, Walmart, Discovery Communications, Starbucks, and Campbell Soup Corporation.

On Wednesday, the company demonstrated a new suite of features for Workplace, including the ability to censor certain words or topics from the system. The example they chose? "Unionize."

theintercept.com/2020/06/11/fa

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“Windows 10 2004 update” oh you mean Windows XP Service Pack 2?

Nice adaptation to Wagner "Das Rheingold", musicians also keep a social distance while performing.
#berlin #opera #kunst #oper

Only opera being performed live throughout Germany at the moment, 800 tickets all sold out within 12 minutes.

euronews.com/2020/06/12/wagner

@anna That yellow backdrop is a really nice touch!
On top of it being a nice photo already. Good choice! 👍

PSA: "Argument list too long" can actually mean "your envvars are too big".

#CLI #InformativeErrorMessages

Function name of the day: i2c_pxa_scream_blue_murder

A new Jepsen report! It turns out that PostgreSQL's "serializable" isolation was not, in fact, serializable: it exhibited G2-item. A patch is coming in the next minor release. :) jepsen.io/analyses/postgresql-

There is no emoji out of 😋, 😛, 😜, or 😝 which is an adequate substitute for :P

List of GNU Distros on Mastodon

Please help me share.

- Ubuntu @ubuntu
- Ubuntu MATE @ubuntumate
- Kubuntu @Kubuntu
- Xubuntu @xubuntu
- Lubuntu @lubuntu
- Ubuntu Studio @ubuntustudio - Mint @linuxmint
- Debian @debian
- openSUSE @opensuse
- PureOS @purism
- GuixSD @guix
- Manjaro @manjarolinux
- OpenMandriva @OpenMandriva
- elementary OS @elementary
- MX @mxlinux

Not joined yet:
- Fedora
- Red Hat
- CentOS
- Trisquel
- Mageia
- ...

#linux #gnu #freesw: I wish all join Mastodon.

Sometimes, yeah, sometimes, it's completely like that. You won't even feel sorry sometimes.

Going through old accounts and remembered that time @dildog said "because sometimes I am root and shit happens", so I made drinkware:

cafepress.com/dd/90792617

And now I kind of don't want to delete my Cafepress account

My passion for computing involves an exhaustive range of emotions.

running street fighter II on a video intercom we found in the trash. and yes, there's audio over the phone. and yes, that's a flatscreen crt. and of course we'll install it in the toilet. 😁

I was just looking at digital microscope cameras online and discovered a seller with possible the most cursed modern distance measurement unit so far invented. Reciprocal decimal inches. That is, fractional inches, but where the numerator is always one. For example, a 1/2.228” sensor vs a 1/1.35” sensor. What the fuck.

We live in a world which is obsessed with going back to normal instead of going forward to something better. Even when normal is terrible.

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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.