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Congress attempting to functionally extinguish copyright term limits, extend copyright protection to 140+ years; the 11th such extension in the past 40 years.


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I like buying physical CDs because they're exactly like buying the digital album but with a backup copy

Damn. New Childish Gambino giving me chills.

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Also, shout out to United Airlines for helping me empathize better with sardines. I now understand their plight.

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forteller - This sounds like Aaron Swartz all over again :(

A teenager in Canada who downloaded several thousand public freedom-of-information requests records has been raided by police and accused of "stealing" private information


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It's funny how I associate messenger apps with people. Certain apps I use to talk to exactly one person.

New blog post!

Putting Faces to Names: Syncing Google and Gravatar profile photos to Nextcloud contacts


Trying to get back into blogging. Doing some series on blog.iamthefij.com around my experience leaving Google and Self Hosting my own services. I’m also sharing configs and publishing new Open Source tools.

Hoping to increase my peer pressure to write more!

From the Ghost 2.0 release notes: "Google AMP is now optional rather than always-on." Yaaas!

Blog:podcast as Microblog:???

I want to post audio toots/tweets of random thoughts

One last Docker issue to work through... Could be a bug outside of my config though. For some reason --net=host doesn't work. Containers not only can't access my network, but they can't access the internet either. Unfortunately, its a required flag for UPnP to work and Homebridge (bridges Home Assistant to HomeKit) depends on that.

Spent a good part of yesterday on the patio fixing up the configs for my home server. It's all still running smoothly today! Success!

And a counter point to my last post from a friend of mine. We, consumers, need some protection.

Tweet from Brent Skorup (@bskorup), at Jul 12, 7:16 AM - My latest: What remains of if the Open Internet Order permits ISP blocking, throttling, & fast lanes? t.co/44ZVAwpoca


While there's merit to the argument that our current Net Neutrality rules are a blunt instrument, they're the best we have today. We need your voice as we continue the fight for net neutrality - reddit.com/r/blog/comments/6mt

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