Mi perro podría estar así mientras yo trabajo, pero prefiere estar dormidote toda la mañana...

Curta Calculator History: A Mechanical Calculator Survival Story

The story of the Curta Calculator, a stylish portable mechanical calculator that doesn’t use electricity and has a surprisingly dramatic origin story.


Ever wanted to know how GNOME got started or interesting anecdotes about GNOME. Subscribe to @ebassi podcast about the history of GNOME! bassi.io/articles/2018/10/25/t

Been away for some weeks, a bit torn apart by php and late-night rust hackin'.

Here's a preview of my actor system for home...

Didn't sleep much, stayed up watching Federico Mena's GUADEC 2018 talk: youtube.com/watch?v=5mVMycYmoW

Next year I'll go to GUADEC!

@audrey separately, if y'all could signal-boost osc.dial.community/grants.html that would be great -- the deadline is July 31st, and they particularly want to help humanitarian FLOSS projects, and projects they depend on, do stuff like stakeholder collaboration, coordinating with upstreams and downstreams, consolidating with other projects to reduce duplication, and other necessary work that (IMO) other grants often do not cover

Today, the EU Parliament refused to rubber stamp the disastrous #copyright bill. "This is great news for Europe’s citizens," writes @ShmaeganM.

Let's work together on a new draft that respects technologists, creators, scientists & entrepreneurs alike.

t.co/6ERIqzjqhe tweeted by @mozilla

"The Lunar Orbiters never returned to Earth with the imagery. Instead, the Orbiter developed the 70mm film (yes film) and then raster scanned the negatives with a 5 micron spot (200 lines/mm resolution) and beamed the data back to Earth using lossless analog compression"


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