I installed Linux (Zorin OS) on my dad's computer about 18 months ago and he’s just told me on the phone that he wants to help me install it on another computer this weekend

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I'm really pleased that we've got young black sportsmen like Mings willing to stand up to racist politicians and use their platform to say what a lot of us are thinking.


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First time looking online this morning... Seems like a game of sports balls has brought out the worst in a bunch of english people.

Kicking the ball not as good as other people can kick the ball is sad indeed but nothing to be massively violent or racist about.

Devastated. We go again at the World Cup next year

Just had some Italian food. If it doesn’t come home tonight, I’m going to blame myself

May I introduce you please, to a lump of cheddar cheese?


It’s coming home
It’s coming home
It’s coming
Football’s coming home

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“We’re no longer a photo-sharing app or a square photo-sharing app.”

The end of an era, Instagram is now focusing primarily on video.

We're still here, and more dedicated than ever to our mission of creating an ethical photo-sharing platform.

Two blog posts up and finished a book today. Can’t complain about that really

These posts are great fun to write. I’m not used to writing in the first person so I try not to have every sentence start with “I”

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June's football update is a few days late, but better late than never.


I set a lengthy list of goals for the year thinking they might be more effective than traditional New Year's resolutions. We're halfway through the year so let's see how I've been getting on!


Whenever I upload an image with , it creates a directory called "Desktop" in my home directory. How can I choose the default upload directory?

My experiment with and is unfortunately over. I really enjoyed using it, but I’ve come to the realisation that my wife is much better at keeping my finances in check than any piece of software ever could be

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Another of my favorite podcasts is going "spotify only". Reminder, in case you support spotify, that they are terrible and are ruining the last widely used distributed part of the web.

I recommended that my friend download F-droid and Aurora store yesterday and he’s really impressed with them.
I use an iPhone but he knows that I’m “into tech”, so he was telling me about all the problems he’s been having with his phone lately. I don’t know what he’s installed but it’s great that FOSS on mobile is providing such a good user experience

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It's official. Between now and the end of July the #FediverseBookclub will read

Arachne by Lisa Mason

Get your copy here in DRM free format


Then join us in the XMPP room for some discussion around the end of July

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