With my “favorite” billionaire doing his best to destroy Twitter, it seemed like a good time to try an alternative. I’m now @email@example.com. Give me a follow. I might even post something. Hope to see you there! Update: I’ve already moved Mastodon servers, from mastodon.social to pdx.social. I updated the link above to my new…
Free “Star Naming” is ending
Many years ago, I noted that you could name a star and get the name recorded in the Library of Congress for free — with just a tweet. This is possible because every single tweet is currently being recorded in the Library of Congress. The Library of Congress has announced starting January 1, 2018, it…
Reid Wiseman on Twitter
Reid Wiseman is posting some amazing pictures on Twitter — a recommended follow. He posted this cloud-free image of the northwest just this morning. Image credit: Reid Wiseman, NASA astronaut.
My New Christmas Profile Picture
Ho! Ho! Ho!
A Zippy Blog
You might have noticed blogan.net is a little zippier. A few things have changed recently: My web hosting service moved my site to a new, faster, shared server. Thanks, WebHostingBuzz! This is what inspired me to make more changes. I combined my print CSS into my regular CSS file. One less file to download. I…