Ignored By Big Telecom, Detroit's Marginalized Communities Are Building Their Own Internet–Kaleigh Rogers https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/kz3xyz/detroit-mesh-network
"[it's not just] cost, though it is prohibitive for many Detroiters, but also infrastructure. Because of Detroit’s economic woes, many Big Telecom companies haven’t thought it worthwhile to invest in expanding their network to these communities, Nucera told me. The city is filled with dark fiber optic cable that’s not connected [...]—relics from more optimistic days."
OK, so that's a start, I have some followers again, and am following a few...
Please know, that this is my rebuilt instance. I do not have my old followers, or my followed list restored as the old DB is gone.
Please boost if you will, so that some of the old crew can find me again. They will need to re-follow.
Software Estimation is a Losing Game Show more
Vous pensez quoi de l'Apple TV 3 pour regarder Netflix ?
When I'm not programming I'm probably off bothering my girlfriend
Currently living in the Bay Area but originally from Seattle. I only recently got involved with the FOSS community but have been loving every aspect of it thus far. Just looking to meet like-minded people and share a few laughs
OK I wanna follow french speaking people so I can practice my french so boost please?
"These light switches • r/ATBGE"
Tweet from Home-Assistant: "Shout out to IKEA Tradfri 🎉 They reached out to us to help us migrate to the new version of their internal API" Show more
Experiments with ESP8266, PainlessMesh, ESPAsyncWebServer and Websockets! Show more
All the nodes are meshed together via an "internal" WiFi network.
The node without button provides a "public" WiFi network and provides a websocket endpoint.
Clients of this endpoint receive notifications when a nodes is connected and disconnected from the mesh, and when the button from a node is pushed.
And you know what? It works!
I'm looking for a motion sensor to be installed outdoor, Wifi or Z-Wave based.
I've just replaced the battery of my Nexus5.
It's now charging...
Let's see if it'll work fine! 😱
Hey so, there's been a bit of a kerfuffle with Patreon lately after a terms of service change that threatens all sex workers
There's now an open letter to Patreon to please not do that http://www.openlettertopatreon.com/
The idea of folks losing their livelihood overnight for reasons I cannot see as justified is terrifying, and there's no Patreon alternative either.
"Not all heroes wear capes • r/funny"
Finally bought a DAC after years of procrastinating.
It's so worth it, it's like there's a whole dimension of music I was missing with my integrated audio.
Serious question, and I would appreciate re-toots for spread:
What do people think about Patreon? Good feelings? Bad feelings?
Tusky 1.2.0 is out! 🎉