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📌 hi.

i’m mary. doctor-in-training by day, low-level developer by night. i love taking things apart and putting them together again, whether mechanical or biological.

in my free time i have mainly been doing emulator stuff recently, see:

in my free time i do music. primarily a piano player, learning the flute. occasionally tinkers with electronica.

i hope to make friends! DMs are open.


You don't have to fill this out but consider this: a lot of transphobes have done and will continue to do so. It takes very little effort, please take the time. This is extremely significant!!


Coworker reports: -funsafe-math-optimizations are neither fun nor safe.

Planetary Garden day 10

Mary boosted

"Excuse me," the robot said, "but I must go recharge."
"So soon?"
"My microphones are bad. I compensate by running audio processing at a higher clock speed, but that drains my batteries faster."
"Oh. I just thought you weren't very social."
"Many of us have similar issues."
#MicroFiction #TootFic #SmallStories

Brain tired; 6h worth of lectures, 2 to go

“Ricky, why do you dislike bitcoin so much?”

Moa doesn't support Unicode, hm.

This is a real plushie and just looking at it gives me more energy

I should buy a GBA SP just to make childhood me happy.


WHO definition of subarachnoid haemorrhage

"Self-management of Fatal Familial Insomnia. Part 2: Case Report
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PSA: If you're using GSuite/Google Apps, looks like they've recently changed envelope routing so your old catchall rules would've started bouncing e-mails earlier today.

Unicode could easily have had only 16 planes but they chose 17.
This annoys me somewhat.

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