PSA: duckduckgo has !-keywords that redirect searches to other sites
!w - wikipedia
!g - if you want to be a heretic
!aur - the AUR lol
!gh - github
!wa - wolfram alpha
so to search wikipedia for the article on crabs you type
if you set ddg as yr default search you can jump to literally all of the webbed site searches with minimal keystrokes
Wow, I didn't know that this story continues to today. Pheed was apparently sold to an Isreali startup called mobile who has just last year been sued by its investors https://www.timesofisrael.com/beitar-jerusalem-owner-sued-over-hugely-hyped-now-defunct-photo-sharing-startup/ Complete with pictures of Leonardo Di Caprio!
@TheAdmin what was that?
Speaking of "like email", I think that's something that needs to be revisited as well. More than half my emails are notifications anyway.
I mean who even remembers pheed, right? But I think there was an opportunity to create an open protocol like email for social media, and maybe mastodon is it, or maybe Twitter will create it, but I am not so sure.
And just to plug this: I have written about this a while back http://blog.mikiobraun.de/2012/10/pheed-social-network-decentralization-tent-tio.html
Gor => got of course 😅
It is finally here...
So yesterday I watched Interstellar and now my Internet is broken. #twastoomuch
The real challenge with #ai
Here's an article on VICE (*sigh*) https://news.vice.com/en_us/article/d3w9ja/how-youtubes-algorithm-prioritizes-conspiracy-theories
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