Nice "bug" in vscode-rsync:
A good example why we need a better (or any whatsoever 😬) desktop security model.
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Lots of people talking about the pandemic like it's over.
If you have a kid under the age of 5? Still unprotected. Kids between 5 and 12 are just getting within a week of the second dose.
This. Is. Not. Over.
Look at the numbers in Europe. Watch the numbers in the states in the coming 2-3 weeks.
It will be a long winter.
This is NOT a bummer post. This is a reminder that we are NOT DONE.
When your children ask ‘why is engineering important?’, show them this video
It boggles the mind that amongst greater competition from AMD and ARM, Intel decides that what it's business model needs is a subscription fee to unlock CPU features: https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Software-Defined-Silicon-Intel
Whoops @neauoire my partner and I accidentally acquired an 18th century style upright harpsichord with robotic electromagnetic hammers and unleashed Orca on it
In honour of Aaron Swartz Day, here's a link to the award-winning documentary about him, which you can legally watch right here on the Fediverse thanks to its creative commons licence:
...and here's a tip about one of the technologies which Swartz played a major role in developing...
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Oh cool! Someone wrote a mandelbrot tracer in brainfuck. Running it through the uxntal implementation:
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