there'll be a reading/performance event for my computer-generated poetry class at NYU this thursday: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/byte-your-tongue-readings-and-performances-from-reading-and-writing-electronic-text-tickets-61425631718 it's at 721 Broadway in Manhattan, 7pm, free admission. I'm really excited about the work and the students this semester—if you're in NYC I hope you can be there!
Tomorrow (May 3rd) http://test.pypi.org starts supporting two-factor auth for login, & http://pypi.org starts a private beta test for 2FA for login. If you maintain/own a package, please test and let us know:
(boosting from @ThePyPA@twitter.com but I wrote it)
A welcome addition: http://www.gutenberg.org/files/59254/59254-h/59254-h.htm
"sunset" (http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc-wilde-sunset-header-11) Identifies a resource that provides information about the context's retirement policy.
The first English translation of "R.U.R." is now public domain: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/59112
The Minecraft Archive Project (2014-) is now being mirrored to the Internet Archive: https://archive.org/details/minecraftarchiveproject
Every archive in the collection has a finding aid, making it a nice browsing experience instead of a pile of screenshots and ZIP files bound together by JSON.
Project "Survival Town", civil defense - Fellowship of Christian Men:
REVCO, scientific cooling cabinet, ULT-107 & ULT-105 - REVCO Inc.:
I spent a nontrivial amount of time updating @FusionBot, a bot with no sentient followers, with the new fusions from "Change Your Mind".
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