My pet peeve of the day: missing ONE hair when shaving in the morning.
Note to self: `make -j4` is your friend.
John Perry Barlow has passed away. :/
Also arrived in the mail on Friday: a GPS receiver on a chip, to hook up to my Raspberry Pi and see if I can keep a track of my own movements instead of shipping those off to Google.
Home electronics update: I now own a wire stripper and a multimeter. This goes along with my really crappy soldering iron that I should replace. Still, can totally make some electronic stuff now!
We were so sure that the techno-dystopia would be implemented by a nation state
We implemented all kinds of protections against the government but forgot to put any in place for rogue tech companies
Anyone else not getting any audio from PeerTube? Mac OS X, tried Chrome and Firefox without joy.
Love doesn't just sit there, like a stone; it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.
- Ursula K Le Guin
The sheer force of will it takes some days to keep a straight face and respond "fine!" when someone greets you with "How are you doing?".
I really want to be smart enough to understand the Project Zero side-channel/Spectre/Meltdown blog post...
Its incredibly disappointing that everything trending on Steem is conspiracy "deep state" alt-right garbage. I guess that's the cryptocurrency crowd for you these days.
Responding to code review on a python script:
1. Must add flag to C program called by script
2. g++ out of date
3. Need High Sierra to install new XCode
4. Can't remember Apple ID password
5. PW reset link from CLI email client = nope
6. Mobile browser can't focus passwd field
Two hours later: What the hell was I doing?
Great article from @andrestaltz: https://staltz.com/a-plan-to-rescue-the-web-from-the-internet.html
This is a continuation from his previous article: https://staltz.com/the-web-began-dying-in-2014-heres-how.html
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