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A snow coated Three Fingered Jack, one of the Oregon cascade mountains

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Netbooks: The Next Generation — Chromebooks

Netbooks are dead, long live the Chromebook. Lewin Day wrote up a proper trip down Netbook Nostalgia Lane earlier this month. That’s required reading, go check it out and come back. You’re back? Good. Today I’… hackaday.com/2020/06/24/netboo

Original tweet : twitter.com/hackaday/status/12

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Localism for your mindThe more you target a smaller group of people to care for,-the more focused you become,-the more you can actually help,-the more tangible your results get which fuels your mind more.The larger the group, the more you do harm.@paulportesi @nntaleb twitter.com/_Mehrdad_E/status/

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#TowerTuesday #hamradio #amateurradio #cbradio #27mc #SWL #DX #hamr

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Tower climber Kevin Schmidt shows what it takes to change a lightbulb on the top of a 457 meter high television broadcast antenna over the South Dakota plains while being filmed by a quadcopter [source and full video: buff.ly/2QiP2Fk]

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SGI IRIS 2400 ad (1985) youtube.com/watch?v=9EEY87HAHz

BEHOLD the AWESOME POWER of the Silicon Graphics IRIS 2400 workstation. Able to animate DOZENS of flat-shaded polygons at SEVERAL frames per second! Long before SGI's Jurassic Park heyday, their early IRIS 2400 system cost more than a nice condo and came equipped with a #m68k CPU running at a blazing TEN megahertz!

#retrocomputing #sgi

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People who apologize publicly are not sorry for having done something wrong. They are mostly sorry for having being caught. Never apologize publicly. apnews.com/cbb4852493ad0e89198 twitter.com/nntaleb/status/127

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Learning About VNAs

We live in a good time to be an electronics geek. It used to be only the richest or shrewdest among us had a really good oscilloscope, while these days it is entirely feasible to have a scope that would have cost a fortune a few deca… hackaday.com/2020/06/11/learni

Original tweet : twitter.com/hackaday/status/12

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Our satellite internet provider is asking us 350 dollars on top of our 1000 dollars internet plan just to renew our plan for 6 months, that's insane. Fuck ISPs, it's time we setup a HAM radio on the boat.

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