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Automatic TLS during dev and production in just four lines of code, did you say? Sure! :)

I was just playing with the default vue starter template from vite-plugin-ssr and made a version that uses @small-tech/https to do just that.


When life gives you lemons, you’re clearly not living under capitalism or you’d have to buy the damn lemons yourself.


“Human rights activists, journalists and lawyers across the world have been targeted by authoritarian governments using hacking software sold by the Israeli surveillance company NSO Group, according to an investigation into a massive data leak.”

I’m shocked, SHOCKED, I tell you!

@aral It's like an information diode. Value only flows one way.

If you have to ask why anyone would carry out life-saving research if they didn’t stand to reap great financial profit from it, your system is fundamentally broken.

What’s open can always be closed. What’s free must always remain free.

In case you were wondering what the difference between “free” and “open” is…

Interesting how Big Tech loves open data but only provides proprietary APIs in return… I wonder why that is?


Big Tech loves open data for the same reason thieves love an open door.

If you have a problem, use blockchain. Now you have two problems and a right-libertarian fan club.

🚨This is the last hour to apply to be our new contractor looking at technologies being used in schools around the world!

Apply now:

UK politics / a brief summary of COVID politics 

Old people: “Crap, we could actually die from COVID. Let’s lock down the country.”

Young people: “okay, we’ll put our entire lives on hold for over a year to save your lives.”

Olds: “Woop woop, we’re all vaccinated!”

Young: “Maybe you could keep lockdown going a little while longer so we can be vaccinated too?”


You want to know what happens in #GNOME?

Weekly updates are now available here:

“This page is hosted on a Casio fx-9750GII graphical calculator”

…And it loads faster than 99% of your privacy-destroying tracker-laden bullshitware.

Your occasional reminder that transphobic policies are bad for everyone, and that they target anyone who isn't performing a gender well enough according to the rules of whomever has decided to be the gender police at that particular time and place.

Love me, a cis woman, who is tall enough and has short enough hair to get called "Sir" now and again.

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