My poor x230 screen died T_T
Screen replacement incoming though :D

Drinking Italian artisanal walnut beer in my "Hacker" beer jug XD

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#TIL The YIG filter in high performance spectrum analyzers is literally a suspended crystal ball. I'm fully convinced that RF is magic. #electronics

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Tested rev 1.2 of my #serial + #parallel port #isa card. I think it's ready for release now. Tomorrow I'll try to prepare the repo and then release everything on #github ! #retrocomputing #homebrewcomputing

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Bitcoin is currently using 56% as much energy as all other datacenters worldwide to provide what is effectively a global 14.4kbps modem's worth of consensus bandwidth with 10 minute latency

bbc.com/news/science-environme

Only US states, no Italy, :( Well... There are a lot of Italians in New York, right?

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Took a random 5.25” unlabeled floppy from an old stash, put in the c64 reader, loaded...
It’s a thing called “Plantin’ Pal”... now I’m reading tips for asparagus cultivation. Why? -_-

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Treasure hunt victory. Just found a DEC F-11 CPU from Shenzhen. The second-generation of LSI-11, PDP-11 on a chip.

#retrocomputing #electronics #PDP11

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Here's the inside of the HP. Pretty nicely loaded! Has the display enhancement card, which gives you blinking and low intensity characters, and 8K RAM.

It's based on the Intel 8080.

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