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https://github.com/tylerhall/simple-url-shortener

Make your own URL shortener. e.g. for the owner of example.com links can be shortened like so:

http://amazon.com/some/long/URL?foo=bar&baz&lots_of_text_lots_of_text_lots_of_text
to
http://example.com/abcd2

Includes statistics.

Impressively simple and easy to use. I chose it because it has one single very small script.

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Warframe logo

Entertainment > Games >

(on Wikipedia)
http://www.warframe.com/

Another one of these "run around and mash buttons" games, but with an awkward wall running mechanic that you ignore and instead run around and mash buttons.

Overall I'm unimpressed.



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Writing > Computers, Internet >

Everything is frail to failure. Be it hardware, software, data, business relationships, or people, nothing is immortal and immutable.

Many things are immediately recognized; the hardware and software, but we fail to see people; the wetware. They represent the intellectual backbone of major projects, the "wet infrastructure" upon which our technology relies, and when they cannot contribute, their projects suffer and we suffer. Their influence isn't just notable, but critical.

For the internet, esr calls them Load-Bearing Internet People.

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World of Warcraft Classic logo

World of Warcraft >
Entertainment > Games >

https://wow.gamepedia.com/World_of_Warcraft:_Classic
https://worldofwarcraft.com/en-us/wowclassic

World of Warcraft 1 (Vanilla) revisited.

coming soon



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Destiny 2 - (2017 game) image

Entertainment > Games >

(on Wikipedia)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6721356/
http://www.destinythegame.com/

Aliens come to ruin an already-ruined earth.. which also already has aliens.

Quite an excellent game.



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