There's a new "experimental feature" being tested in Firefox 83: sponsored sites in the URL bar.
"Mozilla works with advertising partners to place sponsored tiles on the Firefox home page (or New Tab) that would be useful to Firefox users. Mozilla is paid when users click on sponsored tiles."
You can disable this by setting `browser.newtabpage.activity-stream.showSponsoredTopSites` to `false`.
fundraiser for queer ppl in lancaster pa, boosts appreciated <3
hi!! i work for a queer coalition in lancaster pennsylvania (about an hour west from philly), and today we're having our biggest fundraiser of the year! absolutely no pressure, but if anyone can share this with people or has any spare cash that they wanna put toward housing and prisoner support and direct financial assistance for lgbtq+ folks in my area, please consider donating <33 http://www.lgbtlancaster.org/extragive
@troodon These trilobite slippers will be kickstarted soon; I thought you might like to know! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1591542039/nautiloid-cephalopod-plushie-a-new-paleozoic-pal
My great wife Mori is doing an election free Twitch stream of Ultrakill tonight if anyone wants to watch. https://www.twitch.tv/plaidprincemori
Let it sink in that this may be literally the first time ever that an animated show with an all-native writers room has existed in, you know, Native Americans' OWN HOMELAND. https://twitter.com/joeytainment/status/1316838415787155456
🎃 Looking to commission art! 🎃
I'm looking for an artist interested in making twitch/discord emotes, as well as a couple more images for alerts.
🚨 This is paid work, with priority given to racialized, disabled, and trans creators.🚨
I have never commissioned art as an individual before, but I'm looking to pay fair (if not above fair) rates, I have no tight timelines, and if all goes well I'd be looking for someone I could approach again in the future.
Colonization and Decolonization - A Manual for Indigenous Liberation in the 21st Century
is one of the best resources I've found to learn and understand colonization and decolonization. It's a comic by Gord Hill. With his permission, I converted the PDF of it to the web, for those who prefer to read that way.
This is cool: People are hacking old games to remove the full-screen flashing effects so people with photo-sensative epilepsy can play them safely! https://www.romhacking.net//#article2423
why you should get the flu vaccine and why that relates to covid-19
Okay so jumping off from my previous point about how a vaccine for covid (in our current cultural environment in the USA) will not be able to eradicate the disease, let’s talk a little bit about disease ecology and infection diseases, and why vaccines for seasonal/multi-strain illnesses are so important.
⚠️i’m not an immunologist, this is not my speciality, if one of y’all who is wants to add to this go for it⚠️
Today I found out my rl pal Leo makes webcomics. Really good science fiction webcomics! Beautiful and interesting style choices and good writing and an interesting backstory!
Check out "Mesmers" on Tapas https://tapas.io/series/Mesmers/
Some writerish guy. He/they.
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