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I'm a nerd from (Calgary, Canada) into software, and a bit of among other things. I host my own email and web including the mastodon instance as a hobby.

I work on stuff like , and personally, and professionally in the field of .

Also big advocate of .

I'm kind of libertarian but closer to Chomsky than Rand.

...I have recently set up NextCloud calendars and we have reminded all employees of their existence and advised them to stop using Google calendar due to the increasing amount of evil BS from that service.

My employer has used Google services for years, though we are down to just gmail and maps now. I'm REALLY hoping we can ditch at least gmail some day so we can escape the black hole that is Google

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So a work colleague sent out an invite over Google Calendar to a videoconference hosted on our company Jitsi server yesterday, and because Google is "smart" they decided to add prominent links to *its own service* to the in more prominent than the actual link to our Jitsi server that we were using. It did so without asking permission or prior warning.

After the customer sat in an empty Google meeting for 10 minutes we phoned directly to direct him to the proper meeting...

What if... What IF there were a whole book of upending ducks? Well `

This bread is GPLed 🍞




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A delightfully cheesy today! Thanks to @WeAreNameless for organising and @seven for streaming all the bits!

Nice they got to put their Amiga lab through its paces

So I see the avatar image for @squirrel ... then I see the header image for @puzzled and ... :blobthinking:

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