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Seeing something I haven't seen before, building something that never existed before.

Collecting new skills and experiences like precious shinies.

Artisanal bit wrangler & @elgg expert, Open Science and Indieweb, @withknown core contributor.

Hacker, Wanderer.

Have laptop, will travel.

www.marcus-povey.co.uk

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www.twitter.com/mapkyca/

github.com/mapkyca

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It is your duty as a responsible citizen to disobey stupid laws.

England has 3 tiers, Scotland has gone for 5.... what is this, despotism top trumps?

FEAR the virus.
INFORM on your friends.
OBEY authority.

I'm fairly sure that "working in cyber" has different, and hopefully unintended, connotations for those raised on late '90s IRC channels.

"Hey baby, ASL?"

Discussing graphing persistent identifiers in order to make science more reproducible.

Did some Sunday afternoon @withknown devops; certificates renewed. Sorry about the outage.

Watching the Red wall being rebuilt, brick by brick, by the hubris of ministers drunk with power. The North remembers, Mr Hancock, The North remembers... https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-54331421

Discussing software development best practice with developers from a multinational group of research infrastructures. Behold! Science!

So, are there any free countries left in the world?

Everyone seems to focus on the headline about pubs and restaurants shutting at 10pm, but totally missed the bit where BoJo said he'd deploy the army on the streets to enforce the new rules.