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@aral I wish there was a lightweight Mastodon server that was specifically geared to single person instances.

Do you know of one?
#mastoHelp

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Molly White is the creator of the "Web3 is going just great" project which tracks the latest news of cryptocurrency/NFT disasters, scams and collapses. You can follow at:

➡️ @molly0xfff (White's account)

➡️ @web3isgreat (project account)

The project's website is at web3isgoinggreat.com and features a useful interactive timeline of the news items.

#MollyWhite #Web3IsGoingJustGreat #Web3 #Cryptocurrency #Crypto #Tokens #Coins #NFTs #NFT #News #Financial #Money #Scams #Technology #Business

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Thread. 40 French companies are still operating in Russia despite months of Russian atrocities in #Ukraine, according to Yale listing.

Among them some of the biggest: Auchan, Total, Danone, Vinci, Lactalis, Leroy Merlin, Accor, Engie, Veolia, Seb...
som.yale.edu/story/2022/almost

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Profiles and posts on Mastodon and the Fediverse have public versions you can share with people who aren't on the Fediverse.

To see the public version of a profile, click on the profile picture. This will open the public version of the profile in a new tab.

To see the public version of a post, click on the datestamp below the post. This will open the public version of the post in a new tab.

These "public pages" are handy for sharing with friends, because they don't require logging in to see them.

Public pages are also very useful for something else:

If you paste the URL address of a public page into the search box on Mastodon, and then search for it, the post or profile will appear within your server. This is handy if you cannot find a post or person by searching, but you know they exist on another server.

Searching for a URL like this forces your server to "notice" the profile or post.

It also works with URLs from PeerTube, PixelFed etc.

#MastoTips #FediTips #Mastodon

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If you're asking when #fedivision will start: Very soon! The musicians are working hard at the moment.

Musicians, enter your songs: until May 17th, 3 PM CEST
Start listening, start voting: May 19th, 3 PM CEST
Main Event: May 21st, 3 PM CEST
Announcing the Winners: May 21st, 5 PM CEST

Find all the rules and the schedule here: fedivision.party

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Apropos of, well, everything, here's a track I recorded recently about punching nazis. deathgarage.bandcamp.com/track

(Ironically it’s from “A Mastodon server friendly towards anti-fascists.” I guess I must be the wrong kind of anti-fascist.)

🤷‍♂️

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Somebody reported me to myself, y’all. How’s your day going? :)

Hint: if you don’t like my comparing Israel to Russia, go tell Israel to stop acting like Russia.

(And find out how the fediverse works before you go making an arse of yourself trying to censor me on my own personal instance.)

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#FollowerPower: Does anyone here know of an instance where mainly filmmakers or people from the filmmaking industry hang out? I'm asking for my employer.

Thank you for sharing. 🙏🏼

// @rstockm @viennawriter @shroombab @leyrer @aral @ralf

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What's the difference between USA and USB?

One wants to connect to all your devices and the other is a wiring protocol.
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Please boost for visibility: Global Accessibility Awareness day (#GAAD) is on May 19th. I’d like everyone that can to turn off your monitor, or close the laptop lid and connect a keyboard, or close your eyes, and turn on your OS screen reader, and use your computer with it. How does it make you feel? Do you know enough keyboard commands? Does it give you enough info? Does it make you enjoy using the computer? Do you feel productive? Why or why not? #a11y #screenreader #blind

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I made a #mastodon account for my #opensource app @novelwriter 😊

It is a writing app for novels, written in Python and Qt5. It runs on #Linux, #Windows and on #macOS

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Aware of anyone violating EU sanctions on Russia or Belarus?

We have created an online tool for whistle-blowers to contact us and report violations of EU sanctions.

Make a report 👉 eusanctions.integrityline.com

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any #remote / #WorkFromHome options yall know about that arent engineers or devs?

i am a smol unknowing ginger

data entry, management, leadership/coordination, research are all skills i have tho

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I just noticed "foreach" on npm is controlled by a single maintainer.

I also noticed they let their personal email domain expire, so I bought it before someone else did.

I now control "foreach" on NPM, and the 36826 projects that depend on it.

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1. Buy expired NPM maintainer email domains.
2. Re-create maintainer emails
3. Take over packages
4. Submit legitimate security patches that include package.json version bumps to malicious dependency you pushed
5. Enjoy world domination.

One of the joys of using Distrobox with Fish shell on Fedora Silverblue is having Fish’s awesome history auto-completions available across multiple distributions.

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