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Rob Fairhead šŸ‡ŖšŸ‡ŗ

UB40ā€™s debut album ā€“ Signing Off ā€“ was the 1st I bought with my own money (Xmas 1980). Just listened again ā€“ as fresh and radical as ever. They never reached those heights of perfection again šŸŽµ

Today seems to be a techie woes day. My Lightoom > Koken Publish Collection plugin has stopped working properly, about to give up on it!

Goodness me, I am miffed with Microsoft. The recent Windows 10 update reset all my privacy settings, customisations and firewall rules ā€“ without any notice of intent to do so. And it reinstalled all the crapware tile apps Iā€™d studiously removed previously. I am seriously irked!

Ordered some handwarmers from Amazon, based on which I have been offered the autobiography of No thanks, but what on earth have handwarmers got to do with him?!

"The was supposed to replace the industry. Instead, it has replicated it.

Nakamoto wanted to create a system for that would circumvent governments, bankers, and corporations. Instead, Bitcoin is now a get-rich-quick scheme that retains none of the exciting, anarchist features it proposed and has created a secondary with financial shenanigans that mirror the ones that led to the global financial crisis."

Just finished migrating my mail, calendar and contacts over to @FastMail All working well (touch wood!) and via and syncing nicely with my Android phone :):

Either a lot of people have blocked me(!) or Mastodon is dying. Where *is* everyone?

Hey folks, what if anything can I do with all this empty screen real estate in my left-hand column?

The new push notifications in mobile web for Mastodon 2.0 are reallllllly good, indistinguishable from a native app now. I just pinned my mastodon server to my home screen and I no longer have any need for a dedicated app.

Hi, I'm Neil.

I'm from and interested in , , , and a .

I'm interested in in general, as a better, fairer, and more sustainable way of doing business, and in particular, as a better way of building and using technology.

Looking forward to learning from like-minded others and helping to grow this space.

Your < 10min update on the #IndieWeb community!

This Week in the IndieWeb audio edition for August 19th - 25th, 2017.

Hi, I'm just joined (having been over on for a few months), and intend this to be my main Mastodon instance. I'm keen on the movement and co-operative principles (my first job leaving school was working for a co-op!). When I saw that like-minded people were already over here I decided to take the plunge myself, so here I am :) :