Reading about the Open Book Project got me thinking about repurposing the screen in my old Kindle Paperwhite. But what is going on with this strange growth on the back? Heat? Impact? Swelling battery?

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I love this cyberdeck-esque nerdbait image in today's Tape Op newsletter. Is this a real machine? I think I see kanji on the keyboard?

Seeing that @mntmn laptop reminded me to pull out my old toughbook — one of the few laptops both thicker and slower than their Reform

I made some progress on the uTracer (DIY vacuum tube analyzer), but this solder fume headache is killing me.

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I just encountered this "DeGoogle" list on GitHub that might be good for @switchingsoftware to take a look at for potential options that may have been missed before:

I just came across this analog computer on Craigslist. Anyone run (or want to start) a computer museum in Austin?

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american culture is everyone acting like its normal for school children to take a national loyalty oath first thing every morning

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illness (-) 

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D&D lets you live out all kinds of fantasies, such as:
-Having everyone call you by your preferred name and gender
-Having a big group of friends who do everything together
-Making a reasonable wage as a freelancer
-Being able to murder the terrible leadership of your country
-Getting 8 hours of sleep

I think last night was the first time I’ve been to the Zilker Trail of Lights when the temperature was above freezing.

I found this nice old Bendix/King KX-99 aviation HT on my weekly thrift store trip

JLCPCB comes through again — gerbers to boards in less than a week. Super secret project prototype nearing completion.

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Hey BSD people! Is there an S3 workalike service that runs on FreeBSD?
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