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Perhaps you non-finnish people haven't heard of the beautiful word 'multipasking', which is multitasking but combined with the finnish word 'paska', which means shit. The meaning of 'multipasking' is, of course, obvious.

that you can get your house or apartment 'permanently' blurred on google maps?

You should google the exact steps for your platform of choice, but it's actually not too difficult to do!

Can YOU Fix Climate Change? youtube.com/watch?v=yiw6_JakZF

"Shifting responsibility from the largest carbon emitters to the average person, YOU, is easier to do than solving the problems. ...

We have just witnessed a global experiment in staying at home, not using transport and consuming less during the Corona virus pandemic and all it did was reduce CO2 emissions by 7% in 2020. ...

The concept of your carbon footprint was popularized by the oil producer BP in a 2005 ad campaign."

github.com/zbarbuto/tremor

> A quake-style drop-down browser you can open from anywhere

Okay, now _this_ I've got to check out.

Thing that I've learned:

* Library card ≠ reading books
* Owning books ≠ reading books
* Nearby coffee shop ≠ reading books
* Friends reading books ≠ reading books

But:

A half-hour daily commute on the metro = reading hella books

arstechnica.com/tech-policy/20

I'm not sure that it's a great thing that AlphaBay is back, but it's definitely interesting to read about DeSnake's security regimen.

youtu.be/BaTjwo1ywcI

The Deathbed Vigil is a classic work of amateur documentary filmmaking that is absolutely worth a watch!

It's a bit slow to start, but it gives an unparalleled view of the last days of Amiga and the people who made it such an amazing computer.

EFF created the Catalog of Carceral Surveillance to spotlight the patents that could pave the way toward chilling developments in surveillance. Fortunately, patents don't always equal products (yet).
eff.org/deeplinks/2021/09/cata

My easy-to-type password generator now supports special characters!

Check out passwords.rights.ninja if you need a password!

If you think my UI/UX is bad (you're not wrong) then go grab the source at gitlab.com/rights.ninja/Easy-Type-Passwords and make your own easy-to-type password site!

Do any fedi friends have access to a theological library?

I'm trying to find someone to help me get a photocopy of a page or two from this book:

openlibrary.org/works/OL271987

It allegedly contains a photo of a cuneiform tablet which records history's oldest joke.

As a clown, I need a copy. :)

I'm also interested in having a copy of the book, though it seems to be looooooong out of print.

Any help, including boosts, appreciated!

This is not exactly what I expected when I was looking for a CPU holder.

Last month the Netherlands passed #RouterFreedom into law: all ISPs must let customers choose their own Internet hardware and still provide tech support at no extra cost. That little box is your home-internet gatekeeper, and now in NL it can work for you fsfe.org/news/2021/news-202108

Aren't you tired from writing your Rust programs in English? Would you like to try something different, exotic and funny? Do you like saying "merde" a lot?

Here's my contribution to solve this problem: Rouille, a French Rust programming language.

github.com/bnjbvr/rouille

youtu.be/SxG-jyQ5egk

Wow, LockPickingLawyer has moved on from defeating locks to defeating keys.

This is super neat, though. Shows how a super simple modification to a standard tool can adapt it perfectly to something else.

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