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Pinafore v1.18.0 released! https://github.com/nolanlawson/pinafore/releases/tag/v1.18.0 (thread)
Pillar 1 and 2 #covid19 test rates in England upper tier authorities, using the latest available data from @PHE_uk@twitter.com. Leicester really does stand out. Would be great to get retrospective weekly data, but not sure how likely that is 🤷♂️
it looks like that's where the URL bar should be but it doesn't disappear on scroll like the main browser
Annoying that there's now a big black bar at the top of Pinafore when using Firefox Preview in PWA mode.
@nolan have you seen this happen before?
@revk It depends what you mean by "on the same domain".
You can have addresses (e.g. @revk) resolve to a subdomain (e.g. mastodon.toot.me.uk) leaving the bare domain (toot.me.uk) free for a website.
That's how I have my (one-person) instance set up, seems to work fine and it was dead simple to set up.
Not sure how much effort it would be to move an existing instance over to that mode though.
Well, I did it. I went off and wrote my own emoji picker.
I never really wanted to get this deep into emoji, but I started this project two months ago and… somehow, here I am. https://nolanlawson.com/2020/06/28/introducing-emoji-picker-element-a-memory-efficient-emoji-picker-for-the-web/
@fribbledom Giphy is integrated in to a bunch of other services - I suspect FB bought Giphy not for the gifs but for the corporate surveillance opportunity.
UK politics, protest
"Police Chief urged Priti Patel to use Extinction Rebellion ‘opportunity’ to curb protest rights"
“After the courts rightly ruled that the police’s blanket ban on Extinction Rebellion protests last year had been unlawful, it’s extremely worrying that the Metropolitan Police is apparently still seeking to curtail the right to peaceful protest.”
@cubicgarden That's an amazing photo Ian 😁
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