@wxcafe It doesn't fit the bill yet at least, but I've been slowly writing my own self-hosted Pinboard alternative. Read-it-later is planned but not yet implemented, and iOS isn't on my personal roadmap, but the software as a whole might be a starting point? The source is here https://git.infinitenegativeutility.com/getty/lament-configuration and my own running instance is here https://remember.when.computer/u/gdritter
Short story idea: a team of scientists are bewildered by the fact that the laws of physics seem to be breaking down causing strange and mysterious effects, but those effects eventually settle: the only lasting effect is that objects weigh different amounts. The team eventually discovers it was just…
…a tare in the fabric of spacetime.
✏️ A blog post about how "objects" can exist even in functional languages like Haskell, why you might use them, and why you might not: https://journal.infinitenegativeutility.com/objects-in-functional-languages
Second thought: the game's attempts at "hacker dialogue" are deeply embarrassing, but I'm still undecided on whether that's because they're inaccurate, or because they're an authentic depiction of people who work internet memes into daily conversation.
…the biggest problem with this video is that I regularly forget one of the names I came up with and alternate between two variants of it depending on whether or not I'm actively looking at how I wrote it. I did not realize this at all while making the video.
Over the weekend, I recorded myself playing a session of 'Ex Novo', a one-to-four-player tabletop game about creating a city's map and history! It was a fun experiment and I'm pretty happy with how it came out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6t_sl3dKf3o
conscientious objector to the future.
formerly @keweddji as well as @aisamanra on birdsite. he/him
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