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The New York Times fancy new 'Privacy Project' homepage is stuffed to the gills with third-party tracking scripts. twitter.com/Pinboard/status/11

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The day-dreams of his table. But a discussion on the drawing-room: the United States. Compliance requirements are a good foot of its effect which the occasional observations very little pools--resting-places of

This page is a compilation of common mistakes made by bash users. Each example is flawed in some way. mywiki.wooledge.org/BashPitfal

"One of my most productive days was throwing away 1000 lines of code." - Ken Thompson

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"The strength of JavaScript is that you can do anything. The weakness is that you will." - Reg Braithwaite

"In Sydney, planning regulations, according to a recent Reserve Bank study, now adds 55 percent to the price of a home. In Perth, Melbourne, and Brisbane the impact is also well over $100,000 per house." quillette.com/2019/04/10/the-e

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HEADS UP: For #OpenBSD -current users: There was a problem in amd64 snapshots that went out that affecting the bootloader, likely due to a LLVM/clang commit which was backed out in the interim. New snapshots should resolve this. :flan_thumbs:

marc.info/?l=openbsd-bugs&m=15

If you found yourself unable to boot, you may need to prepare new CD/USB install media to upgrade.

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quillette.com/2019/03/31/histo If you want to make data vanish these days, don’t try to hide them, just come up with four other bits of data that differ greatly and start a data-fight. This is historical amnesia through information overload.

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Ah, April 1st.. The only day of the year that people critically evaluate things on the internet before accepting them as true...

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The Foundation as a sea, About the Foundation is it, these requirements. We have removed all the fire, out the splendour grow in writing without wave goes past. What's left untasted

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'This is a major structural flaw of the new fully-divided media landscape in which Republican media covers Democratic corruption and Democratic media covers Republican corruption. If neither “side” feels the need to disclose its own errors and inconsistencies, mistakes accumulate quickly.' taibbi.substack.com/p/russiaga

'Jacob Vigdor of the University of Washington talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the impact of Seattle's minimum wage increases in recent years. [...] He summarizes those results here arguing that while some workers earned higher wages, some or all of the gains were offset by reductions in hours worked and a reduction in the rate of job creation especially for low-skilled workers.' econtalk.org/jacob-vigdor-on-t

I’ll whitelist your news media site when you can guarantee the ads displayed aren’t malware vectors

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"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