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@natecull @enkiv2 @Triplefox I think the fact that we build applications is the single biggest problem in computing because composition is one of the most powerful concepts in computing, and we've almost entirely flushed it down the toilet, at least for the end user, WHO IS THE ONLY PERSON WHO MATTERS IN COMPUTING.

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Steven Barnes as this year’s recipient of the Forry Award for lifetime achievement in the SF field. As I haven't read anything by Barnes so far – where do I start? #reading #sffbookclub #amReading

@switchingsocial I just use Firefox Klar for Android. Nothing to fiddle with, clears all cookies and history in exit, no tracking, no ads. f-droid.org/app/org.mozilla.kl

@necrosis not sure if I should play around with it before or after killing it with fire...

Alternativlos Podcast Nr 42 mit Joscha Bach. Meine Knoten im Hirn haben Knoten im Hirn. Saugeil. alternativlos.org/42/

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existentialism, philosophy of mind 101 Show more

Speaking of Stross: He'll be in Berlin next Monday (September 10th). I won't be able to go but maybe some of you Berlin folks are interested in this.

antipope.org/charlie/blog-stat

@posiputt retro-futuristic in what sense? Too much manual labor/too little automation? Too conservative plot lines?

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hey, I'm looking for scifi films and series that are _not_ action shitshows with scifi-colouring, but actual explorations of interesting ideas. any suggestions beyond the obvious?

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