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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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github.com/mapkyca

Today's date is incredibly hard to type

TIL: Bs are not Ps. The confusion of which caused an inordinate amount of frustration today.

That moment where you are confused at how a thing is working and you realise you're technically one of the world's experts at that thing.

A horrible end is better than endless horror.

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Yeah, the blockchain thing seems a bit of a high bar to entry to me. I'm thinking about just making paypal really easy or something, most people have that already

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Ahh cool, I'll take a look. Been thinking about this sort of paywall thing as a very low bar way of letting people sell training courses for things.

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Interesting concept. Is there a Known plugin kicking about, I wouldn't mind seeing how this works. Might be a handy way of implementing some ideas I've been kicking about...

Oh wow... this totally passed me by: https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-51240785 ... every cloud has a silver lining I suppose!

Oh America... ya do know that electronic funds transfers are a thing, right?