#introduction It's ya boi Bytemoth back at it again with some outdated magick and old K6 PCs. I've been procrastinating on an open-source sci-fan universe for the past 9 years, and a website about it for 6; Stopped working on them to run some Tumblr RP blogs for a while.
I'm very asocial, so there won't be much interaction from me unless I think I can add something useful/helpful.
Deep links to opt-out of data sharing by 60+ companies " Simple Opt Out https://simpleoptout.com/
the simpsons gets weird in recontextualization and i'm into it
Or I could just do like Robin Rendle and say fuck it to AMP: https://www.robinrendle.com/notes/taking-shortcuts.html
"Here’s my hot take on this: fuck the algorithm, fuck the impressions, and fuck the king. I would rather trade those benefits and burn my website to the ground than be under the boot and heel and of some giant, uncaring corporation."
At the end of the day Google is becoming so dominant on the web that they practically *are* the web, so you either use Google products or you avoid touching a computer. I can't quit Google entirely (Chrome DevTools, GMaps, YouTube are the big ones for me).
How do you deal with something that builds amazing products but also does it in kind of a sleazy way? And maybe is becoming way too powerful? I suppose you become a tech vegan sneaking occasional bites of cheese pizza. https://nolanlawson.com/2019/05/31/tech-veganism/
have pity on the fossbros... when their dick doesn't work, they have to go to the forums to ask for help, with the result one replier asks for a pic but never follows up on it, another describes a cure for athlete's foot, a third one tells about getting their own dick to work but never describes how, and then a moderator locks the thread down as answered
Recording the IBM PC's internal speaker: MS-DOS gaming at its loudest:
a good video essay about the bioshock series (excluding 2)