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This can definitely be made speedier and nicer again.

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Semi-implemented page-turns-with-periodic-refresh in KOReader on the PineNote

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Good morning. Happy Samhain (Halloween) to those of us in the Southern Hemisphere. Todays a great day to enjoy falling leaves, drink hot chocolate, and celebrate autumn with some pumpkin soup. #samhain #halloween

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any GNS nerds on this thing? I have questions about Rochfort crater.

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Just a feeling: A lot of people lose interest in Mastodon because they were expecting a 1:1 Twitter replacement, when in reality it's more like a bunch of people from disparate special interest message boards meeting in the middle at Tumblr with a better reply interface.

Watching $44 billion USD evaporate in real time

A continuing theme with the PineNote: it’s already very usable even without much optimisation or complete support for the hardware!

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Some initial work on implementing the device-specific stuff in KOReader for the PineNote

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"I choose software freedom over convenience" is pretty damning for those of us who'd prefer that our free software was convenient

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platforms where you follow people / feeds / whatever should have a way to tag the nature of the follow that shows up (to you) with their posts.

"you were just keeping an eye on their bullshit" is way different context than "you liked what they had to say about fountain pens" or something.

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I just discovered the term "petro-masculinity" to describe the fucking convoy and it's so perfect. I love finding new words for things.

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Feel like I’m going to end up doing more development in Go

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Cloud Island

A paid, early access, strongly moderated Mastodon instance hosted entirely in Aotearoa New Zealand.