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I'm a student engineer with experience in front end programming, electronics, robotics, plc, arduino and avr.

I'm a nonbinary lesbian using she/her and they/them pronouns.

I'm really into and

Any chance this is the instance that hosts a solarpunk book club?

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There seems to be a bug with YouTube where they serve a http URL in <link> tags for their OEmbed endpoint, but they do not actually allow requests to the http URL, which is why YouTube previews currently do not work.

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some alarming climate stats

# bitcoin
685 kWh per transaction
326 Kg of CO2
equivalent to 100,000 VISA transactions.

# ethereum
35 kWh per transaction
20 Kg of CO2
equivalent to driving car 100km or electricity consumption of a European for 4 days

memoakten.medium.com/the-unrea

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Henlo frens, please share your favorite guides / overviews over the fedi-protocols (ActivityPub, ActivityStream, RDF, OWL, ...?),.

I've been looking at SemApps (semapps.org/docs/guides/activi) and just chasing things down from there, but there is a lot that is still just unclear buzzwords for me. Thank you!

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Finally put this up publicly on twitter so I'll post it again here.

Here's my new experiment in distributing writing: If you've written anything about DIY, small games, or anti-capitalist tech and transform it into a .pdf booklet, I'll print it and distribute it at cost for you through Plaintext Distro at online zine fairs plaintextdistro.neocities.org/

This is not (currently) a profit-making endeavor, to be clear. I don't want people putting themselves out too much to make new work. It's very old-school zine economics in that it's about the satisfaction of your work being out there in a different format and maybe breaking even.

If that's fine with you, especially if you already have work you distribute for free digitally and want to try something different with, then let me know!! I will do my best to be able to offer any submissions I get thru mid-March at the Glasgow Zine Festival in April.

🎉

Here is my cat Chip on top of my Assembly studying

physical child abuse 

Uh yeah love the sweet smell of boomer parents citing body autonomy when they don't want to do the covid vaccine saying "my body, my choice" but not thinking how I had body autonomy as a child when they beat me up.

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Happy birthday, Wikipedia 🎉

Wikipedia turned 20 years old on January 15, 2021!

Wikipedia has contributed to free and widely available knowledge like probably no other platform. Showing the world the true power of collaboration on the open internet and what a great cooperating community is capable of. ❤️

#wikipedia #Wikipedia20 #education #knowledge

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theanarchistlibrary.org/librar

"Civilization has never, not once in its history, allowed room for those who aren’t civilized to flourish. It’s to the degree that you might think this a defining characteristic of civilization: civilization is so afraid of being wrong that it simply cannot abide by others who live in other fashions."

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Anarchists and abolitionists should not be be pushing for arrests. It does not matter that they are our enemies. We cannot be against cops, prisons, and state violence only when it is convenient.

Consistency aside, expanding the powers of the police state is only going to cause increased violence towards black people, indigenous people, non-white people, and the unhoused in the long run. They will increasingly target antifascist protesters and anarchists as well.

#acab #anarchism #abolition

if anyone would be interested in just liking a youtube video that is a small queer podcast in greek contact me here and i'll send you the link

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jaaaaamuary!
On today's menu, bytebeat!
All on a cute attiny85 :))
youtu.be/8HQUXlStqK8

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η παλίρροια έχει γυρίσει

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Going to try and do sth productive in case I feel better at this point in my life I guess.

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Revel in the marvels of the universe. We are a collective of forward-thinking individuals who strive to better ourselves and our surroundings through constant creation. We express ourselves through music, art, games, and writing. We also put great value in play. A warm welcome to any like-minded people who feel these ideals resonate with them.