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@rach@cybre.space I'd just like to interject for moment. What you're refering to as New Coke, is in fact, GNU/Coke, or as I've recently taken to calling it, GNU plus Coke. Coke is not a soft drink unto itself, but rather another free component of a fully functioning GNU beverage made useful by the GNU ingredients, mixing techniques and vital bottling technologies comprising a full soft drink as defined by COLIX.

@suivran
it is a strange experience to see "mh" on the fediverse and not be wrong about it meaning monster hunter

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(likewise, initiatives like uTensor, TensorFlow Lite, etc. seem to almost always be about easing "deployment" to devices in order to make "inference" faster— they're never about making it faster/easier to train your own models. anecdotally it feels like over the past 3–4 years, people have stopped even pretending that training a ML model can be done by someone without specialized training and specialized hardware—"democratizing" demos/tutorials are all about using pre-trained models now)

I think my activity burst on various internet platforms looks like i'm trying to force people into some kind of social thing but I really am just trying to engage with people better

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Firefox admits they will eventually be sending all of your DNS to Cloudflare. Cloudflare will monetize your internet browsing, no matter how much their PR people say they are.

If you want to disable that, go to "about:config", and set "network.trr.mode" to 5.

The values are: 0 - default off, 1 - race, 2 TRR first, 3 TRR only, 4 shadow, 5 off by choice

@noelle
I'm pretty sure the splash screen still calls the program "The GIMP", or at least did into the 2010s

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just discovered that the name of the instruction used in Burroughs B-series multiprocessors to send interrupts to other processors was called HEYU

and this fills me with *so much joy*

@aparrish
I think some people think Git is intuitive, but it is not.

@pupy
apparently on birdsite i heard some devs gave permission and some didn't
@colon_three

Infocom bug, genitalia 

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Global politics. Internet Archive. Terrorism. 

nathan pyle alien comic take 

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is there linguistics on the fediverse?

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I could use some help. ($) 

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Google: the future of games is streaming

Me: a buff sexy anime guy that plays fighting games:

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