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Kevin Marks

Hello and welcome to the indieweb - do come and talk to us at chat.indieweb.org - if you want to start a Homebrew Website Club in the Philippines we'd love to help.

Kevin Marks

“All the bubbles since had just moved money from the world of the useful into the pockets of the hyperrich, to be flushed back into the financial casino where it would do nothing except go around and around again, being reengineered by high-speed-trading ex-physicists who should know better.” https://boingboing.net/2015/05/22/the-man-who-sold-the-moon.html/

Kevin Marks

I made a site that will let you make a subdomain for your tumblr blog https://tumblelog.xyz/ I'm told by Peter Molnar that this will let you avoid NSFW censorship and Oath interstitials https://twitter.com/petermolnar/status/1075328215227469824

Kevin Marks

seeing if quill still works with my hosted known

Kevin Marks

The verify-me plugin is now approved at the Chrome store: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/verify-me/nnefkajddpfponfnmaflddipljfdlcjb/related?hl=en-G...
Not sure how to get the firefox version updated.

Kevin Marks

I updated the verify-me plugin at
https://github.com/indieweb/verify-me to use Martijn's local code instead of http://indiewebify.me - it's pending review at the chrome store

Kevin Marks

“I look at all the people in tech who are convinced they are saving the world, that what they do matters. When the money goes, and it will, that feeling will go with it.”
https://popula.com/2018/09/30/sarahs-magnum-opus/

Kevin Marks

“The CAP theorem is fundamentally asymmetrical. CP systems can guarantee consistency. AP systems do not guarantee availability (no system can guarantee 100% availability). Thus only one side of the CAP theorem opens the door for any useful guarantees.” http://dbmsmusings.blogspot.com/2018/09/newsql-database-systems-are-failing-to.html

Kevin Marks

After watching "Nadiya’s Family Favourites", iPlayer recommended this 1978 episode of Delia S,ith's Cooker Course on Spices: https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/p05rt7cc/delia-smiths-cookery-course-series-1-7-spices-and-fla... Is their AI being ironic?
Several minutes on salt, and Delia says she is teased about pepper.

Kevin Marks

The silos using their own failings to undermine access to their apis by genuine tools is predictable, but still disappointing.