Out of nowhere the warnings flashed red on his screen. David cursed as he ripped his oxygen mask from his sweat drenched face. He couldn't get timing closure on the design.
He was barely hitting 1.1GHz, and his goal was 1.5GHz. It was likely going to take weeks to untangle the longest paths causing the delays. They might even need to re-architecture some pieces.
"PEOPLE OF EARTH!" Show more
The alien noisily screeched as it broke into TV broadcasts and video streaming the world over. "TZAG!" the alien continued, baffling the stunned audiences as it waved appendages in a friendly, but slightly unsettling, manner.
Pretty big crowds at the School Strike for Climate in Sydney. I’m not good at estimating crowds but I must have been at least 70,000 people, and probably quite a lot more than that. #SS4C
There’s a climate crisis and tech workers are walking out.
Get ready to puzzle! The campaign is finally online: https://indiegogo.com/projects/jigsaw-puzzles-by-sylvia-ritter 🐙 ⭐️
🧩 Two motifs to choose from: The Star and Temperance
🧩 1000 jigsaw puzzle tiles
🧩 Approximately 700 x 500 mm in size.
🧩 Can be framed and hung on a wall like a painting
A new edition of the book Modern C is now available under a CC license via the following page
Some Thursday morning audio theater funk. I've posted this before, but I always get a laugh out of this whenever I come back to it, and the kids used to love it, so what the heck. "Funkhauser":
Trying out labels for free software which includes social justice components and possibly other leftist values like anti-capitalism Show more
rms, a defense of free software Show more
Mastodon folks might be particularly interested in my response in this MetaFilter thread -- someone basically asked whether they should give up on Linux entirely, and I replied.
Some Wednesday morning funk. I heard this song on the radio early this morning. I really dig the slightly crunchy line that moves through the whole song.
white people Show more
Can you fucking *imagine* visiting a historic southern plantation and getting mad when they talk about slavery
Fairphone 3 is such a beautiful design: https://www.ifixit.com/Teardown/Fairphone+3+Teardown/125573
The ancient mound lies dark. At the autumn equinox sunrise, a ray of light shoots through a small hole, illuminating a book on a stand in the centre.
Those assembled there read, and as the light fades again they turn the page, ready for next year.
Some stories should be savoured.
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories
Monday morning mallets: "Torched and Wrecked"
Interests: programming languages, open platforms, art, craft, diy, and justice. #nobot
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