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User interfaces like this that try to be all "relatable" in a cutesy, cultivated-marketing-identity manner really rub me the wrong way. I've taught ESL and I've studied other languages and this is really frickin' obnoxious for folks who aren't native speakers. Cut it out, tech companies.

#UI #UX #design

@bcallah I need to look into ppc64 LLVM crap, wonder what shape that's in 🤔

@karen <angry serbs with accordions heard in the distance>

@annika windows 10 has FLAC support in system; anything with system codec support will take advantage.

self-promo alert: I wrote my own player because I didn't like any/wanted to scratch an itch. you can find it here: cmpct.info/~calvin/Sounds/

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@fraggle this is because there's literally nothing better; if you say Loongson, there's a manual full of untranslated-from-Chinese errata sheets to make you shudder

@Elizafox it ain't british engineering without crippling electrical problems

i really wanna do either something or anything but i can't because i just don't wanna

@misty might want to cc @coryw as he runs a classic mac community

@directhex IBM should introduce the z/Git application accelerator

just wasted 3 hours of my life reading interesting history on this website people.cs.clemson.edu/~mark/hi