Just hooked up bird.makeup to tracing software for the first time and it's really fascinating!
For exemple, this is an histogram of how fast Twitter answers queries for recent posts by an account.
Look how slow it is! There are a few speedy one at 50~ms, but most are >300ms, which would indicate that they are not cached.
I would have thought it was the other way around, most accounts cached a few that have posted recently that are not cached
Introducing Valve Certified Refurbished Steam Decks! These are fully tested at Valve facilities and come with the same 1-year warranty as a new Deck. Supplies are limited and expect these to come in and out of stock as available.
Learn more here: https://store.steampowered.com/sale/steamdeckrefurbished
Play Store is still pending. Will followup after.
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Locked to artemis.camp for now until /kbin apis goes live. Lemmy support is nearly done but fixing some bugs before rolling that out.
Here is a fun animation that will help you to understand the relative rpms of the planets.
CoreWeave just took out a $2.3 billion loan, collateralized against their GPU stockpile … and will use the facility to … buy more GPUs. This is fine. https://www.reuters.com/technology/coreweave-raises-23-billion-debt-collateralized-by-nvidia-chips-2023-08-03/
“The reason most public transportation is seen as ‘losing’ money is precisely because it charges for trips. If you don't charge fares, suddenly it can't ‘lose’ money. It just costs money, the same as the roads.”
This random comment has given me my new favourite argument for removing fares from public transit.
-- @amd also now commands a 69% CPU marketshare among Linux gamers.
Some interesting fediverse stuff from the BBC! https://www.bbc.co.uk/rd/blog/2023-07-mastodon-distributed-decentralised-fediverse-activitypub
Also I'm going to make it deploy automatically from sourcehut when I push new changes, this is going to save me so much time!
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