Wikipedia just asked me to add them to my will. "We appreciate the donations you've made while you are alive, but…"

Completely aside from my feelings on Google products in general, the attention to keyboard shortcuts in their web apps always impresses me. Excites me, even, in a primal, nerdy way.

And now I’d like to introduce tonight’s opening act, Primal Nerd.

I want to refer to my Mac mini using gendered pronouns but I don’t know how it identifies.

`sudo id —gender`?

Don’t make me alias `arch -x86_64 bundle exec`. Because I’ll do it, and then you’ll be sorry, M1.

Opened a full screen VNC window to a client that was running a full screen VNC of the computer I started on. ★☆☆☆☆ I can’t use the mouse with this thing.

I just want a Thunderbolt 3 switch/kvm. I basically want to switch a Thunderbolt 3 hub between 2 (maybe 3) Macs. Anyone seen such a thing? TB2 with adapters is feasible but not ideal.

Yeti congratulating me on making it through my first day at my new job. instagr.am/p/CObmdJnJ99K/

Apparently DefaultKeyBinding.dict has to be 0600 permissions to work on an M1 (or maybe everywhere…). My symlinks were failing and I thought “oh god you can’t use keybindings on Silicon” but no, you totally can. This story brought to you by SquareSpace.

After a false start and an error 500 on the Giveaway Robot, the Peek giveaway is running smoothly. Enter to win a free copy of the app that will bring text selection/copy back to your Quick Look previews. brettterpstra.com/2021/04/27/t

Lately on the blog: Peek brings text selection back to Quick Look (+Giveaway)

bit.ly/2QZYaDu

This is the stuff that makes me wonder why I haven't gotten into Raspberries yet.
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RT @mrcatacroquer
Hello world! I want to share with you a device I made, its name is "Yayagram", a machine that helps our beloved elders to keep communicating with their grandchildren . How? Let me open a thread to give you all the details of this contraption.
twitter.com/mrcatacroquer/stat

The (more recent) hair phase where I grew it upside down. I have since gone back to the "fuzzy bowling ball" look. instagr.am/p/COIMpx0J_9w/

Yes!
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RT @nerdist
A whole new installment of Netflix's anthology animated series from Tim Miller and David Fincher, Love, Death + Robots, is finally set to debut.
trib.al/jyDOq3D
twitter.com/nerdist/status/138

I would just like to point out that no other mesh wi-fi manufacturer CEOs offered any input.
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RT @nsweaves
@ttscoff eero! DM me if you have any Qs
twitter.com/nsweaves/status/13

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