why do people put a name signature on forums/social media that shows your (user)name above the post anyways? For example on /r/jailbreak, there's this one weirdo who always signs EVERY SINGLE ONE of their posts "-Starfox". I just don't get it. What's the point?

anyone know where I could buy some high quality pink keycaps? I feel the need to be more aggressively feminine

finally got my NAS making (encrypted) backups to cloud storage - both OneDrive and Google Drive, to be specific.

RT @ice_foxx
Tip: Don't use the marker tool on your phone to redact information from a photo or screenshot.

"what's new scooby doo" is stuck in my head from last night's Jerma stream omg

Solder paste is totally magic. It just somehow manages to instantly SCHLORP onto conductive pads without bridging. How is that possible? It's gotta be some sort of techno-magic.

Commission for @Absolucyyy of her OC.

WHAT activity??? I removed all stars on pretty much anything related to discord, why does github keep recommending me this shit??

kitboga looks like plastic man and nobody can convince me otherwise

I wonder why my front panel USB doesn't work?

... oh.

RT @masterbootrec
█▀█ █░█ ▀█▀
█▄█ █▄█ ░█░

█▄░█ █▀█ █░█░█
█░▀█ █▄█ ▀▄▀▄▀



uh oh, my home internet is dead, and this time it's not DNS. seems to be either an ISP issue or perhaps my house's old-as-dirt wiring finally kicked the bucket.

music that would cause a victorian child to explode

it's really fun being able to play with SEUS PTGI shaders at 1440p 60+fps in Minecraft

anyone know any PAINLESS electric shaver thingies that work well on legs? (no, an epilator is not painless, and therefore does not qualify)

From birdsite 

ok now take down squatted crates too.
RT @rustlang
A malicious crate was uploaded to crates.io, targeting GitLab CI environments. Read more on the security advisory:


Show older
LGBTQIA+ Tech Mastodon

*Due to increased bot signup, manual approval is required. Please write some applicable request text on signup with why you want to join. Blank submissions will be denied.*

This Mastodon instance is for tech workers, academics, students, and others interested in tech who are LGBTQIA+ or Allies.

We have a code of conduct that we adhere to. We try to be proactive in handling moderation, and respond to reports.

Abridged Code of Conduct

Discrimination & Bigotry Won’t Be Tolerated.

We're not a free speech absolutist. We're not interested in Nazis, TERFS, or hate speech. No homophobia, transphobia, queerphobia, racism allowed.

Respect Other Users.

This instance is meant to be a friendly, welcoming space to all who are willing to reciprocate in helping to create that environment.

Consent is Important in all contexts.

If you’re ever unsure, ask first. Use CWs where required.

Listen; Don’t Make Excuses.

If you’re accused of causing harm, either take some responsibility or ask moderators for help.

Use the Report Feature.

Our moderators are here to listen and respond to reports.

For more detail, please
Review our Full Code of Conduct

This instance is funded in part by Patreon donations.