submitted 24 minutes ago by candado_chino@lemmy.world to c/chile@feddit.cl
submitted 1 hour ago by Sunny@slrpnk.net to c/cat@lemmy.world

Just adopted this little fella, welcome to the fam Sesam ! Was a bit afraid he wouldn't go well with our other kitten we already have, but 3 days in, they're already great friends, playing and sleeping together!

A Classic Ad (lemmy.myserv.one)

Alt text:

Top image is Poochie on a bicycle slam dunking a basketball in a radical manner. The Sega logo is covering Poochie's face.

The writing on the bottom of the image says "Sega does what"

The bottom image is Ralph Wiggum sitting at a Coleco computer with an image of a cat and the letters C T. Ralph is trying to spell CAT.

The bottom text says "Super Nintendo Chalmers-Don't"

submitted 2 hours ago by Sal@mander.xyz to c/qubits@mander.xyz

This is an ebook about quantum computing made for a general audience. The ebook was made freely available via arXiv by the author Chris Ferrie, who is known for writing science books for children such as the popular Quantum Physics for Babies.

Never Trust the Transporters (peertube.otakufarms.com)
submitted 2 hours ago* (last edited 2 hours ago) by jawa21@peertube.otakufarms.com to c/jawa21_star_trek_edits@peertube.otakufarms.com
submitted 51 minutes ago by floofloof@lemmy.ca to c/politics@lemmy.world
submitted 22 minutes ago by mozz@mbin.grits.dev to c/politics@beehaw.org
submitted 51 minutes ago by Wilshire@lemmy.world to c/news@lemmy.world
Sarek has opinions (lemmy.world)
submitted 22 minutes ago by fossilesque@mander.xyz to c/archaeology@mander.xyz
submitted 1 hour ago* (last edited 1 hour ago) by FlyingSquid@lemmy.world to c/mildlyinteresting@lemmy.world

For comparison, live coverage from:

submitted 1 hour ago by silence7@slrpnk.net to c/climate@slrpnk.net

It's called soliciting bribes. And really really damaging to have our government run in this kind of transactional impact.


cross-posted from: https://slrpnk.net/post/10003056

Title comes from the article version of this newsletter; posting the newsletter version as the main link above because it's not paywalled.

submitted 1 hour ago by Xatolos@reddthat.com to c/news@lemmy.world
submitted 19 minutes ago by MicroWave@lemmy.world to c/world@lemmy.world

Joint military drills this month suggest the ties between China and Cambodia are growing stronger. Experts argue Beijing will use Cambodia as a conduit to further its strategic interests in the South China Sea.

China and Cambodia are capping off 15 days of military exercises on Thursday, which have included over 2,000 military personnel from both countries carrying out drills on land and at sea.

This year's annual "Golden Dragon" exercises come after China has significantly helped upgrade Cambodian military facilities, including the Ream Naval Base, while providing new equipment.

When the exercises kicked off on May 16 at a Cambodian military base northwest of Phnom Penh, the Cambodian army's commander in chief, Vong Pisen, publicly thanked China for the upgrade and equipment.

Mark S. Cogan, an associate professor of Peace and Conflict Studies at Japan's Kansai Gaidai University, told DW the drills "reinforce pre-existing notions about the growing influence of China, particularly in matters of security."

submitted 18 minutes ago* (last edited 9 minutes ago) by Blxter@lemmy.zip to c/piracy@lemmy.dbzer0.com

I have been using this config for qBittorrent for awhile and been working for the most part. Sometimes it gets "connection status: Firewalled" I would fix this by going to settings -> connection and click the "Random" button a couple times and save and then it would work again. This seems to not work anymore. Is there a better fix for this? Back before I used docker I don't remember ever having to do this. I have never done any kind of manual port forwarding my current VPN provider does not do that at the price I have it for right now. Let me know if you need more information about my setup or something


Current Config file (minus the keys and stuff)

    image: qmcgaw/gluetun:latest
      - NET_ADMIN
      - VPN_SERVICE_PROVIDER=windscribe
      - VPN_TYPE=wireguard
      - 8080:8080
      - 6881:6881
      - 6881:6881/udp
    restart: always
    container_name: qbittorrent
    image: lscr.io/linuxserver/qbittorrent:latest
    network_mode: "service:gluetun"
      - PUID=1000
      - PGID=1000
      - TZ=Etc/UTC
      - WEBUI_PORT=8080
      - /home/blxter/server/qbittorrent/config:/config
      - /home/blxter/raid/media/torrents:/torrents
    restart: unless-stopped
        condition: service_healthy
submitted 10 minutes ago by sabreW4K3@lazysoci.al to c/android@lemdro.id

Don't shoot the messenger please! 🥺

submitted 47 minutes ago by Wilshire@lemmy.world to c/politics@lemmy.world
submitted 56 minutes ago by silence7@slrpnk.net to c/climate@slrpnk.net
submitted 1 hour ago by silence7@slrpnk.net to c/climate@slrpnk.net
submitted 49 minutes ago by silence7@slrpnk.net to c/world@lemmy.world
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