Heyo, I'm Jo. I'm a 30-something BSc Computer Science who just happens to be one of them trans (She/Her, btw).
I get (rightfully tbh) angry about the sorry state of today's software, construct things in meatspace (mostly containers and boxes) and dig into game files for fun and profit. Mostly just fun. I also like old computers and consoles. 💻
I also run this little patch of land that is my own personal Masto instance. It's not open for registration, I'm afraid.
LB: Use Signal, they said. It's more secure, they said.
a new vulnerability in Signal desktop allows remote attackers to inject malicious code on the recipients' Signal desktop app just by sending them a message without requiring any user interaction
TFW you realise that encryption tools asking a user to waggle their mouse to generate entropy really fucking sucks from an accessibility perspective.
Has anyone done fanart of a maplebot actually sledding on a CD-ROM?
Squirel is squirelling (and Nova is still uniterested)
I'm enjoying Rochard, and reached the point where a remix of the Amiga MOD "Space Debris" is used (background music for a casino nightclub) and was all "holy shit"
Argh, I just remembered I needed to order a ZIF socket! \o\
I tried Steel Storm: Burning Retribution again and...
Well, shit. The offending JPEGs are uploading correctly now that I upped to rc4
I don't know why the hell I can't upload certain images without the uploaded image showing up as all black for some reason.