It's not quite working yet but I've implemented a standalone Work Manager file downloader in Ariane, so no worries about keeping the app open if you download large/slow files. #gemini
Recording of my flash crash set is up, check out my first adventures into ritual synthesis here :) https://youtu.be/ekr8YIntqWA
“We were like, ‘This is just so hard.’”
The disastrous voyage of Satoshi, the world’s first cryptocurrency cruise ship, comedy from beginning to end: https://www.theguardian.com/news/2021/sep/07/disastrous-voyage-satoshi-cryptocurrency-cruise-ship-seassteading
"Tech Workers Rebel Against a Lame-Ass Internet by Bringing Back ‘GeoCities-style’ WebRings"
Sadly it seems the article (and the discussion where I found it) kinda missed the big picture behind smol web, but at least it was nice to see @neauoire mentioned and a way to let a bit of mainstream crowd know that there is a web outside of corporate ecosystem :)
I'm going to swap the Theme and Accessibility sections here in Ariane's Settings screen. A screen reader user would have to step through all the Theme fields to get to what they need, anyone without a screen reader can just scroll past the Accessibility features in under a second (although I turn most of them on as I prefer Geminispace with them on). #gemini
Great article on software development and what makes the current culture so problematic. Lots of great ideas in here
I need some new tyres though, the bike is a 'super commuter' and the tyres are terrible on anything other than tarmac.
Some work to do, especially with the contrast, may add granular controls in settings too: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gmRHnALHfjk
Download 4.1.63 or newer: https://oppen.digital/software/ariane4/download.gmi
Finished a basic BASIC Mariner Protocol client in 95 lines of Chipmunk Basic: https://oppen.digital/memex/20210905_2024/
It's even got a functioning history.
Introducing “apkeep,” EFF Threat Lab’s new APK Downloader
New post from yesterday's burial chamber visit, all done on-device via Ariane + Lander:
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.