Show more
jotbe boosted

Meet the guys who taped Trump's papers back together: The president's unofficial 'filing system' involves tearing up documents into pieces, even when they're supposed to be preserved. (boosted from protected)

jotbe boosted

I wrote a prototype that analyzes natural language in English and German with and translates it into SPARQL queries to Wikidata. It's incredibly primitive, but looks promising so far.


$ python3 --question="Was ist die Hauptstadt von Angola?" --language=de
$ Luanda
$ python3 --question="What is Estonia's national currency?" --language=en
$ Euro

jotbe boosted

Falsch- oder Fehlaussagen des #BND wurden und werden nicht sanktioniert. Wie die Bundesregierung die Öffentlichkeit systematisch getäuscht hat. #nsaua

jotbe boosted

Fensehen an. @AnneWillTalk im Gespräch mit Angela Merkel. Das Thema grade? Na? Kommt ihr nie drauf! Umgang mit geflohenen Menschen und wann man sie abschieben darf.
Ist das jetzt Zufall gewesen, oder kennt nur dieses eine Thema?

jotbe boosted

"I wish you had legs," he said.
"Why?" asked the mermaid.
"So we could, uh, dance."
"But I do dance, every day!"
"No, I mean, on land."
"And lose a whole dimension of movement?"
"And, you know, with me."
"Oh!" she pulled him into the water. "Let's dance!"
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories

jotbe boosted
jotbe boosted
jotbe boosted

Do you know that when you share your pics you also share so much more? #Metadata can contain the location where the picture was shot, the date and time of shooting, your phone model, aperture, exposure time, etc... Why sharing all this private info with the internetz and #surveillance capitalism when there's no need to?

Scrambled #Exif is a #FOSS app that removes metadata from your pics before sharing. With one click they're all gone.

jotbe boosted
jotbe boosted
jotbe boosted

Today I learned that there are a number of Linux-based laptop shops in Europe.

Thank you,

Keep an eye on:

• StationX:
• Star Labs:
• Entroware:
• Tuxedo:
• Juno:

jotbe boosted
jotbe boosted

Very interesting advice from a #Debian developer about #GitHub and #GitLab

If you don't want to use, here are two alternative instances for #FreeSoftware projects:

The Debian Gitlab instance is available for every FOSS project and not only for Debian-related ones. As long as the project respects the Debian Free Software Guidelines, you can use the instance

Riseup maintains a Gitlab instance for radical projects named 0xacab.

jotbe boosted

I picked up a hitchhiker last night. He seemed surprised that I’d pick up a stranger and asked “Thanks, but why would you pick me up? How do you know that I’m not a serial killer?” I turn and tell him that the chances of two serial killers in one car would be astronomical.
#writingprompts #writing

jotbe boosted

AMPstinction - - […] I want to become extinct. I genuinely think that the AMP team should share that wish. - I second that.

Facebook let select companies have “special access” to user data, per report -

Show more - because anarchy is much more fun with friends. is a small Mastodon instance for and by the Chaos community surrounding the Chaos Computer Club. We provide a small community space - Be excellent to each other, and have a look at what that means around here.
Follow @ordnung for low-traffic instance-related updates.
The primary instance languages are German and English.