I made my first firefox extension!
It adds a handy button to your toolbar for surfing sites on the #merveilles webring.
You can install it from here: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/merveilles-webring-surfer/
and you can read the source here: https://github.com/aadilayub/webring-extension
Switched to #i3wm on a whim today and it made me 100% more productive.
The Public Domain Tapes podcast is live! If you haven't already listened, please listen and let me know what you think!
"The Origin of HyperCard in the Breakdown of the Bicycle for the Mind"
Really digging this talk.
"HyperCard was a precurser to the first web browser, except chained to a hard drive before the worldwide web.
Six years later Mosaic was introduced, influenced by some of the ideas in HyperCard, and indirectly by an inspiring LSD experience."
The Psychedelic Inspiration For Hypercard
"In 1985 I swallowed a tiny fleck of gelatin containing a medium dose of LSD, and I spent most of the night sitting on a concrete park bench outside my home in Los Gatos, California.
I gazed up at a hundred billion galaxies each with a hundred billion stars, and each star a giant thermonuclear fusion reaction as powerful as our Sun. And for the first time in my life I knew deep down inside that we are not alone."
Hypercard was inspired by LSD
@neauoire are you able to use your wacom to draw in mini vMac?
Wow did you know about @gnome Bonsai? This looks so promising!
It's a project that would allow developers to make apps that don't rely on any '"cloud" service to synchronize objects between your devices.
Draw the Merveilles logo in HyperCard using straightedge & compass construction
(GIF, external link, because Mastodon destroys uploaded GIFs)
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