March 2022

Revisiting the INMOS Transputer

#vintage #computers

How proprietary social-medias are shaping the future of Pepper&Carrot

#comics #internet

Ukrainians watch astonished at Groundhog Day blunders

#europe #war

Every Batman Movie And The Real-World Fears They Highlight

#movies #society

Mediocre White Men are So. Fucking. Fragile.

#gender #attitudes

The Static File Startup

The satire would be hilarious if it wasn't painful.

#software #business #humor

Romanian photo of the day: “Toys’ bridge” between Romania and Ukraine

#cool #romania #toys

“I bought a one-way ticket”: Inside Russia’s sudden tech exodus

#internet #politics

Blackbeard's No Kill Rule In Our Flag Means Death Might've Been Real

Despite his fearsome reputation, the real life Blackbeard had a surprising record of not killing his victims, which Our Flag Means Death explains.

#movies #history

Dear open source developers: despite the license, GNU Info is proprietary software. It uses a custom format not supported by any other app, that's overly complex and has no reason to exist except that its creator thought he was smarter than everyone. Use literally anything else.

#computers #updates

Why does Google get internationalization wrong?

I guess it’s “Advanced” to speak something other than English

#big tech #language #representation

Wartime Is a Bad Time To Mess With the Internet

#internet #war

Analyzing Every Second of the Classic Dial-Up Modem Sound

#vintage #internet #tech

No need to declare captured Russian tanks, other equipment of invaders as income – NAPC

#war #economics #humor

No need to declare captured Russian tanks, other equipment of invaders as income – NAPC

#finance #humor