"IRL sunglasses block all the light emitted from screens" 😎 With more and more outdoor advertising becoming screen-based, these sound a bit like real-world ad blockers! Also kinda interesting to think about them on the opposite end of the scale to VR glasses (which block out real life) and in future being able to dial the real world up and down as we like... https://www.wired.com/story/irl-glasses-screen-blocking/
Ещё лайки ставят *под* постами. #занимательнаялингвистика
What if we could follow hashtags on mastodon? Would you guys like that?
If so, join the discussion here:
I've considered my $3.5k 12 year old Toyota to be expensive. Appwrantly, it's nothing comparing to the car prices in Cuba. https://youtu.be/rVx4-khlaPo
Думаю запустить реле для пополнения федеративной ленты на моем инстансе, а то она не особо отличается от моей личной.
Планирую ретранслировать русскоязычный федиверс и тематические англоязычные инстасы: IT, наука и так далее.
I lied to myself I started reading right away:
"Automated processes are often far less impressive than the puffery and propaganda surrounding them imply—and sometimes they are nowhere to be seen. Jobs may be eliminated and salaries slashed but people are often still laboring alongside or behind the machines, even if the work they perform has been deskilled or goes unpaid. "
If you're ever in a situation where your toots aren't federating or re federating slowly from one instance and you want to boost them from a different one, you can
- right-click copy-paste the how-long-ago-tooted bit in the upper-right; this will give you a URL for that toot
- search for that URL on the instance you want to boost from
I wrote this for Lifehacker about how all your notifications are LIES and today is a good day to turn off all your notifications, so enjoy: https://lifehacker.com/your-notifications-are-lying-to-you-1829334172
Computer science, computational linguistics, running, swimming, photography.
A beta setup of a Mastodon instance primary for family and friends.