hey y'all remember when I encoded the hit film Hackers (1995) in 8M? and how it was entirely unrecognizable, low resolution, low framerate, and had no audio?
well, since then, Mastodon has upped its media limit to 40M
so, I present to you: Hackers (1995) in 40M, with sound, at 24FPS and full resolution! encoded with state-of-the-art tools and codecs for your viewing pleasure
Interesting article from 2015 “Iran’s blogfather: Facebook, Instagram and Twitter are killing the web“ https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2015/dec/29/irans-blogfather-facebook-instagram-and-twitter-are-killing-the-web
A few days ago I saw that @Pinboard@twitter.com had joined Telegram, and now I know a bit about why:
A worthwhile read on what thinks are like in Hong Kong right now.
Good deed for the weekend:
Just released mastotool v0.1, a (growing) collection of tools to access the Mastodon API from the terminal.
Generates lovely statistics for your account and lets you search your toots for keywords, so far.
Get it here:
(On Arch you can simply install package 'mastotool')
Announcing ActivityPub Conf 2019! September 7th & 8th in Prague, immediately following Rebooting Web of Trust. https://dustycloud.org/blog/activitypub-conf-2019/
Space is limited, see post for details. We are also soliciting talks.
Hope to see you there!
A statement on today's social media summit, and how my code is being used to spread white supremacy. https://werd.io/2019/trumps-social-media-summit-and-me
Extragratis abonneren op mijn nieuwe nieuwsbrief? Dat kan nu via http://nieuws.diggingthedigital.com/ . Elke woensdag nieuws en tips over het open en decentrale indieweb!
How the internet happened: https://micro.diggingthedigital.com/2019/06/19/how-the-internet.html
Het kost een jaar van je leven maar dan heb je ook wat. Versie 4.6 van mezelf is live gegaan! De releasenotes vind je op https://diggingthedigital.com/hoera-versie-4-6-is-live/
I love browsing through stuff on the Internet Archive. Like old promotional video’s for the Atari Computer Camps. It’s got Stranger Things/Goonies/Stand by Me áll over it! https://diggingthedigital.com/atari-computer-camps/
Saturday morning: https://frank.micro.blog/2019/05/25/saturday-morning.html
Blogs about Indieweb and other stuff | Verification: https://keybase.io/frankmeeuwsen | Poweruser of the internet
This is an instance-of-1 for Frank. Let's see how this works...