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I'm into and , am a #6502 fan, but I like green spaces and days which not overcast, I like science and - mostly and stories - , aka or , I like for his music and his thoughtful writings and funny videos, I write just a little code in and and and generally spend a lot of time on the internet.
Isn't the world a lovely place but in a fine old state though?

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Into the Cosmos! A streetview presentation of the unique exhibition, held in London's Science Museum in 2015/6. Loads of artefacts including full size models.

google.com/maps/@51.4975302,-0

A technical emulation talk, an premiere:
bot - the making-of - Wednesday at 19:00 UTC. (8pm for me)

youtu.be/ri57oPiyE_g

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It seems that my have a trouble with 3 leds when i launch the pidp8i-test program ... However they're good (tested).

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It's nice to know that today, Larry Ellison is really, really unhappy, and he's not going to stop being really, really unhappy for probably a while. ✨

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Boosting this video bc it deserves more attention
youtube.com/watch?v=TF-pQJA7I2

From the description:
"Mac Toaster was my entry in to a January 1994 contest: Best QuickTime Video that fits on a 1.4MB Floppy Disk."

Why yes, of course the forum has an RSS feed.

But don't be a lurker - come and join the conversation!

retrocomputingforum.com/latest

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The #a2pico is a small expansion board for the Apple IIe bus that I'm developing. It's primarily a learning project for me so I can out the odd corners of the RP2040 microcontroller. It has a USB upstream connection, and can in theory emulate almost any expansion card, halt the processor, do DMA transactions, etc.

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A very unusual thing about my approach is that the REPL is just continuously projecting the live objects, not making some kind of copy for inspection purposes... which means the "history" can be altered by mutating objects that you've previously interacted with. IMO having a live inspector as an option is useful and good, but the UX of putting it in a REPL is definitely surprising.

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hp's prank for today: an offer for the programmable desktop from 1968, the HP 9100A/B. Only $4900. (Not actually for sale)

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i find "Segmentation fault (core dumped)" really funny because unix has never been on a machine with both core to dump and memory segmentation

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RT @binitamshah@twitter.com

Recovering a whole PEM Private Key when half of it is redacted : blog.cryptohack.org/twitter-se credits @CryptoHack__@twitter.com

🐦🔗: twitter.com/binitamshah/status

Placenames near here sound a bit like 1950s actors...
Broughton Gifford
Upton Scudamore
Kingston Deverill
Sturminster Newton
Charlton Horethorne
Compton Pauncefoot
Bratton Seymour
Wyke Champflower
Milton Clevedon
Farrington Gurney

It's nearly the end of March, and my fingers still type 2012. Which isn't even an out-by-one.

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trustworthy computing 

"... expressly designed to be auditable by individual humans. The kernel handles the allocation of virtual memory to processes, the routing of messages, and the simple round-robin scheduling. Fast message passing with Rust-like semantics to borrow, mutably borrow, or move pages between processes... enforced using the read-only, read-write, or remapping of pages between processes."

a Mobile, Open Hardware, SoC Dev Kit

crowdsupply.com/sutajio-kosagi

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"The design of the Bank of England's new £50 note, featuring the computer pioneer and codebreaker Alan Turing, has been revealed.

The banknote will enter circulation on 23 June, which would have been the mathematician's birthday."

bbc.com/news/business-56503741

#UK #AlanTuring #BankNotes #Currency

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