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Thursday, April 28, 2022

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Good morning, it’s 4:00 am and I’m already back from my walk wtf.

I have a notes.org file with thousands of lines of stuff I’ve written down, just in case. I never use it.

the smartphone’s fundamental utility, often elaborately concealed under the guise of entertainment or social connection, is the elimination of friction from capitalist exchange.

In Defense of Friction - Gabriel Kahane: Words & Music

New Post: Book logging in Emacs - Jack Baty

I want one so badly: Rotary Un-Smartphone

This, from Mastodon’s dev…

Mastodon’s monthly active user numbers have risen by 84,579 since the Twitter buyout story broke on Monday

Eugen - Mastodon

…so, as I suspected, almost nobody has left Twitter for Mastodon, if you consider Twitter’s 330 Million active users. Measurable but not meaningful.

I made my .doom.d config public, but just to be annoying, it’s on Sourcehut: https://git.sr.ht/~jbaty/doom.d