"8GB Raspberry Pi 4 on sale now at $75"
Framasoft is running a crowdfunding campaign to make Peertube even more awesome!
- Global Search across all Peertube constallation, AND the Fediverse in general!
- Better moderation tools!
- Playlist features
- Improvements to the UI/UX!
But wait, THERE'S MORE: They are aiming for LIVESTREAMS, the holy grail of P2P video hosting!
If you have anything to spare, please donate to the project here:
Let's do it, folks!
@unfa I just watched your video about getting a copyright infringement. I remember seeing a lot of points about how google is monetizing things and they will still show adds, they just won't pay you while you are in dispute. Not even store up the credit for if it is removed.
I really wouldn't put it past them to try to squeeze some extra money out by moving the triggers up just a notch. Then, "oh, we don't have to pay you!"
With DeviantArt's insistence on the new and unfinished Eclipse, I'm going to be using the RSS backend that they still have up and just move everything to my RSS reader in Nextcloud. It just isn't worth the trouble of trying to navigate the watch list.
It really is a culture of see what is new, but if you don't check up regularly, you will miss something. I have other things to do and may not sign in for days at a time.
So, I just spent 5 hours today fixing a bunch of issues at my church. The part that burns me, is that no one tried to learn how things worked and just rewired everything until it worked for them.
And so on...
And so on...
And so on.
I actually unplugged 4 inline VGA splitters just to get the projectors to work.
Nevermind the 2 battery backups and 3 power strips that were inline.
On this day, twelve years ago, Mr. Evan Prodromou published the first fediverse post. We are very happy to see how far the fediverse has come since then, and are looking forward to join it officially once our federation is working.
Happy Birthday, Fedi!
I am thinking about starting a community project to develop a modern, powerful libre EQ plug-in.
I'm no developer though, so I'd need your help.
The primary goals I have in mind are:
- sound quality and flexibility
- fast workflow
- simple, scalable and responsive UI
- advanced features like bandpass listen, morphing between states for easy automation, following MIDI note pitch, possible linear-phase mode.
What do you think?
@unfa I should have figure you have a Mastodon account.
Your Ardour videos have been a major help with me helping my church during this covid shutdown.
Thank you a lot!
I made a point in #cashflowforcreators of saying that it's okay for you to practice your craft for joy and that it didn't have to be a side hustle, or *any* kind of hustle. That joy is sufficient reason to do a thing.
Half of my first readers said they had never been told this. This makes me very sad.
If your art brings you joy, DO IT. Maybe you'll never make a penny off it, and that is totally OK.
Doing things for the joy of it is vital.
I feel like I am quoting Maciej Cegłowski's "The Website Obesity Crisis" every other week at this point, but it's such a super-condensed source of white-hot truth and insight that I don't feel bad:
"Let’s commit to the idea that as computers get faster, and as networks get faster, the web should also get faster."
This is the most obvious and natural idea in the world, but somehow it's a genuinely radical position. I think the battle is lost on the web, but if you start again and only put in what you need you just arrive by default at a situation of what feels like breakneck speed.
Friendly reminder: "X as a service" is just a misleading corporate euphemism for "pay forever for not owning it".
"Software as a service" actually means "pay forever for not owning the software".
"Games as a service" actually means "pay forever for not owning games".
"Infrastructure as a service" actually means "pay forever for not owning the hardware".
And so on.
There is no "cloud", it's just other people's computers
A self-hosted junkie that just wants to build things.
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