Just realised that the Most Untranslatable Japanese Word, "bimyou", actually translates pretty literally to going "eeeh", grimacing, and wiggling your hand side to side.
You can tell the language is missing an important word when you have to make up a universally recognisable gesture to replace the concept it conveys.
Web articles to podcasts, that's what we do. And we just released version 18! We now support multiple languages and enhanced google voices. We could use the help #beta testing if anyone is interested. We accept articles by toot as well. Sign up, send us a toot, do whatchya like.
Someone at the White House wrote an anonymous op-ed for the NYT criticising #Trump. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/05/opinion/trump-white-house-anonymous-resistance.html
They used the word "lodestar". (Not a word that commonly used, I'd wager.)
But there is someone at the White House who does use it in speeches...
Regardless of what you think about #Google as a private company, allowing the US federal government to regulate Google searches in a step toward the China model. Period.
Finally deleted my Facebook account. Next step will be Twitter. #mastodon
Due to popular demand, and the ever-increasing net to explain Mastodon to newbies as every instance is being bombarded with new users...
I've gone ahead and create a video tutorial that should help folks get to grips with all of this platform's particulars:
Intro to Mastodon 101
We have already recognized the problem of spam accounts, and we were taking actions a few months ago.
But, it's very difficult for we always check the mastodon.cloud...
So, I want you to use the report feature.
Thank you. #spambot
We're planning our next #release. What features are important to you? We've heard from the vision-impaired community and are considering new features to give page readers easier cues to navigate our site. Don't forget our #mastodon integration works great if you #read the #web frequently. #texttospeech #text2speech
@megan_nicolett Wrote a sane article about current state of Mastodon.
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Generalistic and moderated instance.