I'm so unpopular that I've set up an OnlyFan.

No, no "S" at the end, it's different: It's so my Only Fan (my partner) can keep track of my boring personal life.

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AzuraCast has no plans of stopping development in the near future. We're still coding even today!

We've talked openly about difficulty sustaining our project, but if this concerns you, now is a great time to show your support and help us carry on: donate.azuracast.com/

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smolZINE, request 

Are there any fediversians that are #gemini and #food enthusiasts and would be willing to help out with something I'm working on for the next #smolZINE ?

I asked why the app wasn’t open source, and I got this answer (after the usual generic blah blah):

“[…] the Government launched the App, which was rapidly developed from the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) model. Under the licencing agreement, the Government owns the software, including any intellectual property rights and as such, the Queensland Government is prohibited from sharing the source code.”

So next step is asking why the ACT doesn’t open source it.

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L’UE plaide pour laisser le gaz, le pétrole et le charbon sous terre dans l’Arctique

Le moratoire proposé interdirait l'exploitation et l'achat du gaz, du pétrole et du charbon de l'Arctique.

ici.radio-canada.ca/nouvelle/1 #UrgenceClimatique #pollution #écologie #environnement #climat #UE

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#OtD 13 Oct 1990 the first South African pride parade was held near the end of the apartheid era in Johannesburg, considered the first LGBT+ pride event in Africa.

New @libreoffice tender to work on tests.

If you know C++ and want to be paid to work on and :

blog.documentfoundation.org/bl

Great news that the TDF is putting money into this important area!

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If there is anyone here who'd like to work with me as a Research Associate from 1 Jan 2022 until 31 July 2023 or for a shorter period, full-time or part-time, please let me know.

Closing date is 13 Oct, no applicants so far so I will re-advertise if needed.

The post is on a research project at the intersection of embedded systems (SW&HW), programming languages, compilers, runtime systems and type theory. So if you know about any of these areas, it may suit you.

jobs.ac.uk/job/CJE549/research

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My uncle just finished 1.6 kg, 700 pages long dictionary of Northern Sami, a language spoken by around 20,000 speakers.

Sami are an indigenous people who have inhabited large parts of Northern Europe spanning from Russia to Norway for millenniums.

He has dedicated his life to advocate for their rights and preserve their languages and culture. This book is a major contribution in an effort to ensure that this ancient language will be passed on to future generations.

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"[...] Facebook sent me a cease-and-desist letter. The company demanded that I take down the tool. It also told me that it had permanently disabled my Facebook account ... Pointing to a provision in its terms of service that purports to bind even former users of Facebook, Facebook also demanded that I never again create a tool that interacts with Facebook or its many other services in any way."

jwz.org/blog/2021/10/unfollow-

(Note: No need to share that you deleted your account, sport. So did I.)

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in the future browsers will have a 3D grid of tabs, you will inhabit the middle of this tabcube

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#gamejam #gamejams #fediverse #gamedev #foss

Will try to host a small test foss Fediverse Jam this weekend.

It is a long thought of mine, and i have always postponed it but hey, needs to start someday, even if the first attempts are doomed to be very humble.

Propose a theme?

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