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maybe u wouldnt be like "the kids have not got fully-developed brains" if u stopped interrupting their brain development by not letting them fucking do anything

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For the last time: "crypto" is short for "cryptography", *NOT* "cryptocurrency". The shorter term for "cryptocurrency" is "scam".

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Sometimes I try to imagine a world where scientific young minds enjoyed greater rewards for revolutionizing, like, farming methods, manufacturing, or energy, rather than the dark patterns used to optimize ad-clicks at Google and Facebook.

How did we get here?

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"What do you want to do for a living" as a question pales in comparison to "*why* do you want to do for a living"

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On Oct 26, we sent a formal letter to Truth Social’s chief legal officer, requesting the source code to be made publicly available in compliance with the license.

According to AGPLv3, after being notified by the copyright holder, Truth Social has 30 days to comply or the license may be permanently revoked.

More context: https://blog.joinmastodon.org/2021/10/trumps-new-social-media-platform-found-using-mastodon-code/

Psh, how 20th century. Why not polyliths?

Computers? Nah.
Stone monoliths? Yes.

How do you stop losing your mind over uncertainty?

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