This just popped up on my Apple TV:

“Your playback, searches, and device trust score are used to personalise your experience, improve that of others, and prevent fraud.”

What the fucking fuck, Apple? No, this is not OK at all.

#privacy #surveillancecapitalism #apple

Linux Code of Conduct, Librem Key, Quirky, Solus, Krita, Mir, elementary | This Week in Linux 38 |

On this episode of This Week in Linux, we discuss the new Code of Conduct in the Linux kernel. Purism announces a new product offering with the Libre

You: English pronunciation is random and lawless. It is a chaos language no one can make sense of.

Don't miss @krita's AMA this afternoon at 17:00 CEST. This is your chance to ask Krita's developers anything live on Reddit.

We'll post the exact URL to the AMA as soon as it goes live. Stay tuned!

Doctor: I'm terribly sorry but the tests are back. Your child is artistic.

Parents: (sob)

Doctor: Now don't worry, it's not the end of the world. Your child will never have the mind of an executive, but with modern innovations like Etsy, Patreon and Kickstarter, they may be able to pay rent well into their mid-20s.

Parent: Did... did crayons do this

Doctor: Who can say? We're exposed to so many forms of art every day: music, poetry, language, geometry..

Parent: We're getting crayons BANNED

Good news: we just got a FFe (Feature Freeze Exception) which is to say we have extra time to develop this cycle

Bad news: everytime I sit down to do sit down and work on something on the TODO list another 2 or 3 things get added

Moral of the story: help! 😂

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I have been in one open source community or another for over 20 years and I have never seen the FOSS community this bad. Granted we have had some heated arguments and at time a bit of name calling but that normally comes from a passion for the tech and the project not because of ideological and political differences.

Even just the mess that Coraline Ada Ehmke starts. In the end I don't care what your beliefs are you treat others with respect you get respect back.

In case you missed it: I made a #Mastodon Shortcode for #Hugo, a static site generator. Embed all the toots into your #blog posts!

My most recent commission (for someone right here on masto)! Quite happy w/ it and was real fun to do #mastoart #commissions #scifi

Linus Torvalds takes a break from Linux development.

Surely I am not the only one who thinks he's about to introduce his next breakthrough technology? I'll just assume he's probably gonna reinvent and fix email 😂

IP is so stale now, this time let's get a new L3 proto too

I can't believe I'm going to agree, but agree I shall.

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