Octopus Pie is re-running! If you hadn't read it before and want to read a webcomic from the start that you already know is fantastic, please follow along: http://www.octopuspie.com/2018-03-19/001-pea-wiggle-2/
tfw your local residents association hosts a docker talk and you do an enormous double take and discover it's a historical talk about people who work in the docks.
‘Stephen Hawking’s final words to the internet: robots aren’t the problem, capitalism is’
“If machines produce everything we need, the outcome will depend on how things are distributed. Everyone can enjoy a life of luxurious leisure if the machine-produced wealth is shared, or most people can end up miserably poor if the machine-owners successfully lobby against wealth redistribution.”
Step 1: I’m an idiot
Step 2: I’m a wizard
Step 3: no I was right the first time
shocking insights from stackoverflow's latest survey
New Travel Phone (Honor 9 Lite) -
LTE, Dual SIM and SD card, 5.6in Display, Fingerprint scanner, Running Oreo, made by Huawei. 200 quid brand new and unlocked. Not bad! Chinese Off-brand stuff is getting better quality and going down in price. https://swearing.org/media/j_UrlX7eAblIRqxiprg
I still maintain that our primary mistake that's at the root of all our problems was teaching sand how to do sums.
I cancelled my trip to California tomorrow (for weather but also other reasons). Tripit keeps sending me notifications and giving me mild panic attacks though. Go to the airport! Go now!
Idk if anyone's posted this on here yet, but Mastodon deserves this.
Seriously though, the bread thing is still cracking me up. Love it.
It's snowing in Dublin right now, probably the most snow we've seen since 2010 when it snowed a bit. For reference, that's about 15cm in some places. Dublin rarely gets more than a dusting.
Of course, Irish people take the opportunity to rip the piss out of themselves, others, the weather, the Met Office, and anyone else that has anything to do with snow, predicting snow, clearing snow, etc. etc. - We love a national emergency, we do.
It's why I'll likely never leave.
you can add "harry potter and the" to the beginning of any chapter in a math textbook and it sounds fucking amazing