End of an Era for Me
I'm moving to a new account on tilde.zone. it is @flydelion.
This change of username marks end of an era for me. I'm so happy and excited.
Follow me to see a teen movie play out in real time as I:
- re-learn everything from scratch with a clear plan
- struggle at school
- ace my exams
- burn my food
- cook my food
- learn to draw
- wtf why didn't I go to art school
- learn Japanese
- (yo fix your eng first wtf japanese)
- toot too many times?
- interesting stuff
is when you are really split between two things as widely different as video game dev and computational neuroscience so you choose to get a CS degree just to be safe.
Actually, I'm pretty sure I won't go down the latter rabbit hole (I'dve choose app math then) but still. (Also some other considerations. I'm not that blind about future)
I just want to enjoy things, you know?
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Why IBM’s “Dear Tech” ad is so enraging.
Technology hasn’t fallen short of its promise. Tech companies have.
Time to Panic...
The planet is getting warmer in catastrophic ways. And fear may be the only thing that saves us.
This is a public service announcement.
If your job uses Slack, please remember that the administrators that have been configured can view any channel and download all files and all information published, including channels that are "private" or between 2 individuals.
Your discussions are not secure and can be snooped upon, even private conversations.
In other words: there is no privacy on Slack. Period.
This is the end of this public service
(Don't ask how I know that)
I really hate it when authors resort to magic as an explanation for things. It's probably why I could never muster enthusiasm for Harry Potter, and it drives my girlfriend crazy.
It's just this unsatisfying feeling, that nothing in this magical world has any relevance or makes any sense.
You can roast me now.
~=8 Character Passwords Are Dead=~
New benchmark from the Hashcat Team shows a 2080Ti GPU passing 100 Billion password guesses per second (NTLM hash).
This means that the entire keyspace, or every possible combination of:
...of an 8 character password can be guessed in:
(8x 2080Ti GPUs against NTLM Windows hash)
White people offering “free internet”* to the people of Africa…
* i.e. a private monitored ad funded network they call “internet”
Free, subsidized world-wide shipping for products from China is a price we just can't afford to pay.
On the contrary, we're overpaying for this by further destroying our environment and economies.
Mind you: I'm not trying to bash Chinese products here. But please, let's not pretend shipping something worth $5 across the entire globe is something you'll get for free.
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@solderpunk (in response to you post) Have you heard of Purism 5? It might be the solution to your problem. (As long as you are still willing to own ethical _new_ tech)
It is an OSH by Purism.
Human centred design considered harmful
This is sooo true!
Tech Enthusiastic. Challenger. Sometimes Drawing and Music.
"I appreciate SDF but it's a general-purpose server and the name doesn't make it obvious that it's about art." - Eugen Rochko