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ols is a distinguished technologist currently working as a Senior Platform Engineer at a global sports betting, gaming, and entertainment provider.

His topics of expertise include OpenBSD, automation, chaos and resilience engineering, Dungeons & Dragons, and Nerf warfare; he also takes an interest in security, privacy, opensource, decentralisation and federation, hardware hacking, and cyberdecks.

He is a strong proponent of open software and concepts, and the culture of hackers, makers, and breakers.

He has an optimistic vision of the future, and believes that technology has a major part to play in a positive future for the planet.

@aag fyi your cert on p4.works has expired

The iOS Mastodon app “Mast” has been super buggy with regards to search recently, just doesn’t load anything. I’m back on Amaroq for now but it’s a lot less full-featured. Any recommendations for alternatives to try out?

Currently reading gemini://gemini.circumlunar.space:1965/~solderpunk/gemlog/the-standard-salvaged-computing-platform.gmi

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@rysiek @ritualdust

turn buckets into composting bins
second hand computers into workstations
friends into comrades
and social networks into gopher sites.

Running a solar-powered website, very interesting. I was planning a gemini capsule on a rpi zero but might be an idea to extend this to have a web proxy and also be solar powered

solar.lowtechmagazine.com/2020

Has anyone done the Myers-Briggs personality type test? What’s your type?

death 

I love the concept of Día de los Muertos, and how people of Mexican culture think about and celebrate their dead. I wish that the attitudes were more widely accepted in other cultures

ols is a distinguished technologist currently working as a Senior Platform Engineer at a global sports betting, gaming, and entertainment provider.

His topics of expertise include OpenBSD, automation, chaos and resilience engineering, Dungeons & Dragons, and Nerf warfare; he also takes an interest in security, privacy, opensource, decentralisation and federation, hardware hacking, and cyberdecks.

He is a strong proponent of open software and concepts, and the culture of hackers, makers, and breakers.

He has an optimistic vision of the future, and believes that technology has a major part to play in a positive future for the planet.

hackers.town

A bunch of technomancers in the fediverse. Keep it fairly clean please. This arcology is for all who wash up upon it's digital shore.