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This is what ahppens when a programmer becomes a Youtuber. He wrote a script to automatically edit his videos based on solid color backgrounds he sets in OBS. So if he sets a green color, it keeps the segment, a red color cuts the segment. And it also automatically cuts out dead moments with no sound. 👍 🎬

Developers need to understand that the database cluster is just like a bucket. I'm tasked with keeping the bucket standing without leaks.

But Developers can pour molten lava, rocks, cats and anything they want into the bucket and still expect it to keep standing upright, with no leaks and zero latency for them.

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Something I learned after almost 10 years as an unwilling and untrained DBA;

1. Developers always blame the DBA
2. DBA always blames the developers

Microsoft Bing raises concerns over lack of image results for Tiananmen 'tank man'

Microsoft Corp's Bing search engine showed no image results for the query "tank man" in the United States and elsewhere on Friday, users reported, raising concerns about possible censorship around the Tiananmen Square crackdown anniversary.

"Tank man" is often used to name an unidentified person famously pictured standing before tanks in China's Tiananmen Square during pro-democracy demonstrations in June 1989.

Microsoft said the issue was "due to an accidental human error and we are actively working to resolve this." ...

#TankMan #TiananmenSquareMassacre #Tiananmen #TiananmenSquare #Censorship #Bing #Microsoft

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EFF was proud to welcome NSA whistleblower @snowden for a chat about surveillance, privacy, and the concrete ways we can improve our digital world, as part of our EFF30 Fireside Chat series. If you missed the chat, watch it here:

I created a little public chat room. It's English only, family friendly and all that. Topic is anything non-controversial, but probably mostly about geeky stuff for obvious reasons.


#fedivision has begun! Find new and exciting #music from all over the fediverse, enjoy the diverse entries, pick your favorite!
You can find all contestants over at @fedivision where you can also cast your vote! You can do so until 12 noon UTC on Sunday, 30th of May. #FSC

Europadomstolen fäller Sverige för brister i FRA-lagen!

Bristerna handlar om skydd för organisationers korrespondens, krav på andra länders hantering av vår info samt efterhandsgranskning om hur enskilda fått sina uppgifter avlyssnade. - where the freenode volunteers go

Libera Chat | A next-generation IRC network for FOSS projects collaboration!

Honestly I can't believe the is 13 years old.

I believe I first heard of Mastodon in 2017 and loved the idea so much that I immediately registered the name Now I host this instance for Swedish and scandinavian users and I love it.

I truly believe in federation. Here's to 13 more years!

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Mastodon-instans på svenska. Ni måste kunna skriva en motivering på Svenska, Danska, Norska, Kroatiska, Slovenska eller Tyska för att få ett konto.