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I'm close to moving back to Windows. I can't tell you how frustrating it is to hold oneself back, deny oneself better and easier accessibility in the name of open source, when many open source developers don't give a crap about accessibility, and/or don't educate themselves on it. KDE connect, GSConnect, all were inaccessible for one reason or another, not the least because of Gnome-shell's terrible accessibility issues. That was just the last straw. With the only thing holding me to Linux being Emacs+Emacspeak, I think its time to quit Linux and just use what actually works. It's interesting how being "free" just means being under the power and whim of other people, a mass of developers who have no insentive for accessibility, rather than a cohesive company who does. This is serious, and I want every developer to understand this, understand my deep frustration with FOSS.

#FOSS #Linux #KDE #a11y #accessibility #Windows #comunism #capitalism #software #developers

Got my first Homepod yesterday. Say what you will about Apple and the price tag of this speaker but it sounds superb. Now waiting for the other one to arrive and then to be used with my Apple TV.

The disk and the SATA <-> PATA converter I already purchased once. The rest? No fucking clue. (2/2)

This is what eBay think I should buy in their "Night Time is the Right Time for shopping" 1/2

To Apples credit, they didn't block search word advertising for a iOS app for Chromecast devices when users search for an Apple app.

If you have something developed or run on #OpenBSD, #NetBSD, #FreeBSD or other #BSD and you want to present September 16-21 (in Vienna or online), see the Call for Papers at 2021.eurobsdcon.org/about/cfp/ and submit at registration.eurobsdcon.org/ by May 26th!

Hade några timmar att slå ihjäl idag så jag skaffade en ny(are) bil.

I sat down to write about my decision to make Podcast Chapters a straight up paid app again. Halfway through the text, I realized a different option was staring me in the face. So, the text which rejected a binary: bjoreman.com/thoughts/paidUpFr

Because some folks missed it, despite me trumpeting it everywhere:

"TLS Mastery" is out! Choose between Beastie Edition or Tux Edition -- the only difference is the cover. Or there's the hardcover, with BOTH.

Bezos: amzn.to/3uZ5LAL

B&N: barnesandnoble.com/s/TLS%20Mas

RT @aral@twitter.com

I can’t believe I’m having to write this code in a fucking web server. What a mockery of the web, human rights, and the GDPR.

Fuck you, Google!

#FLoC #Google #SurveillanceCapitalism

🐦🔗: twitter.com/aral/status/138265

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