I have been self-hosting @plausible since last 3 months. It has been a great experience so far. I'm free from the guilt of
compromising the privacy of my readers. I get the required stats in
one glance. Updates are painless. Read more about my experience: https://geeksocket.in/posts/plausible-analytics/
Announcing Emacs Asia-Pacific (APAC) virtual meetup, Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 1400 IST. More details: https://emacs-apac.gitlab.io/announcements/may-2021/
As we are preparing for the release of #emacs #orgmode 9.5, we need your help: please go through https://orgmode.org/worg/org-contribute.html#types-of-contributions and see how you can contribute 🙏
RT appreciated, of course.
GitHub Pages "blocks" Google's FLoC now by adding the opt-out header.
I don't think this is any reason to celebrate. #Google pulled two tricks here:
1. It identified all websites that are against this standard, making it easy to rank them worse.
2. Provided a technical solution to a social problem making all the tech elitist feel good by adding a header instead of protesting.
I have been using @gnome 40 on #Fedora 34 beta since last 3 weeks now. The horizontal workspaces have definitely improved the way I use them. Moving windows across workspaces is much easier, you actually get a quick view of all the windows/applications with overview and probably much more, I don't even remember how it was before!
Announcing Emacs Asia-Pacific (APAC) virtual meetup, Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 1400 IST. More details: https://emacs-apac.gitlab.io/announcements/april-2021/
Plausible has opted out of Google FLoC!
Visits to our site will not be included when Google determines a cohort to share with their partners for personalized advertising purposes.
We recommend other sites to opt out of FLoC too!
New #Fedora Accounts is finally here! https://communityblog.fedoraproject.org/introducing-the-new-fedora-accounts/
We're excited to announce the official release of GNOME 40! After countless hours of work from the GNOME community, this release brings many exciting updates!
See the release highlights at https://forty.gnome.org/
Or view all the details in our release notes: https://help.gnome.org/misc/release-notes/40.0/
Announcing Emacs Asia-Pacific (APAC) virtual meetup, Saturday, March 27, 2021 at 1400 IST (UTC+5:30). More details: https://emacs-apac.gitlab.io/announcements/march-2021/
TIL Target-specific Variable Values in GNU Make. The values set for a target are also passed to all the prerequisites of the targets.
deploy: FEATURE = enable
This will print:
I started self-hosting fonts for my website. Wrote about it here: https://geeksocket.in/posts/self-hosting-fonts/
Instance admin just lost their job, might need help
Mstdn.social is one of the largest and nicest instances on the Fediverse, run by an enthusiastic admin called @stux
Unfortunately Stux has today found out that they are fired from their day job 😞
However, by happy coincidence, Stux had just set up a hosting company. If you need web hosting, domain names etc please consider using Stuxhost so that Stux can continue working:
Free software enthusiast. Emacser. Kubernaut. Gopher. Pythonista. Author of GeekSocket. Tech Enthusiast.
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