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“Silly cat,” I say, “the back door and the front door both go to the same outdoors.” Then I wander away from my computer and look at the other internet on my phone instead.

Gendergerechte Sprache, Spracherkennung 


Absolut Niemand:

Google automatic captions: "Bezirksmandarinen" anstatt Bezirksmandatar*innen

A free font, HyperLegible from the Braille institue. for those with poor vision and to be unambiguous

"Why isn't there more footage of monsters?"
"What do you mean?"
"People always talked about seeing monsters, but couldn't prove it. Now that everyone carries a camera, we should see lots of films of them."
"We do."
"We do?"
"It's just not the monsters some of us were expecting."
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories

Am Pandemie-Bingo abgehakt:
Gruppenfoto in Microsoft Teams.

A: Weißt eh, wo der Babyelefant herkommt?
B: ... aus Meidling.
A: Mit niederösterreichischen Migrationshintergrund.

Jetzt werden schon Mathematiker als Virologen bezeichnet. Also so hatte ich mir das mit der Interdisziplinarität nicht vorgestellt.

Up until a few years ago this would've been a headline I assumed for Belarus or Krim.

We just chased a bug at work that was caused by someone defining 0°C as 237.15K instead of 273.15K.


It took us several weeks to find that...

Das eigene Kind für so einen "Scherz" instrumentalisieren.

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Oiiiiiiiida: die österreichische Ministerin Köstinger schreibt ihr 2jähriges Kind in der ÖVP ein.

Wien Wahl 2020 

27.806 Stimmen verlor die SPÖ.

Was diese Wahlschlappe für Wien bedeutet. Was sich ändern muss. Und wie es eigentlich mit den kleinen aussieht. Darüber geht es in der 1. Folge meines neuen Videopodcasts !


on twitter, german terfs mobilize against the proposal of the #selbstbestimmungsgesetz which would grant trans people the right to determine their own gender without gatekeeping.

and it's ever the same old shit: they want bathrooms and changing rooms for cis women because "safety"

I always wonder if terfs live full time on womens' toilets, and if they don't, how do they stay safe outside of them?

uspol, important information for California voters! :boost_ok: 

If you live in California and you're voting via dropping off your mail-in ballot, make sure you double check your drop-off point is an official one!

Republicans are committing electoral fraud by putting up fake ballot collection points.

Sehr schönes Projekt...hatte ich ja auch schon mal drüber nachgedacht:

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