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in the future people will be nostalgic for the way that TN panels looked and will apply parabolic color curves to their pictures and video to get that retro late-00s “looking at a laptop off-axis” aesthetic

I hate doing prints, largely because I'm cheap. Nothing ever goes right with printers, and this fancy-pants art paper is, like, $3 a sheet – which is outrageous – so, run-of-the-mill printer fuckups get really expensive really fast.

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and a little interface for it. this is trying to spell the words using phonetic information (using a sequence-to-sequence neural network), the temperature parameter basically controls how the probabilities are distributed (at low temperatures, only the most likely characters are generated according to the information in the model; at higher temperatures, any character might be generated)

I need to stop playing with this, I have other stuff to do geez

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Do you like sci-fi? Do you write your own stories for fun or profit? Why not join us in a low pressure semi-collaborative journey among the stars:

cosmic.voyage

Cosmic Voyage is a public access unix system focused on storytelling. Practice some command line skills while you write and get motivated from your peers.

Visit us on irc.tilde.chat in the room as well.

Relative was giving away a 9-year-old Macbook Pro. I took it since it's a slightly nicer machine than my ailing 9-year-old HP ProBook. Boots to OSX Sierra, and it runs like a motherfucking pig. Put on it last night. Nice little machine!

Tried to record a rock album in 2007; didn't finish it. Finally deciding to put out the five most finished tracks on BandCamp: laemeur.bandcamp.com/album/vor

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DIP chip tip: if youre leggies are getting cold, go sit them in socks. i recommend ZIF socks

"Javascript frameworks" is one of those phrases that, when I'm skimming a page of articles, immediately makes me start skimming in the opposite direction.

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I say to my four-year-old, who has forgotten how to read the teens and wants to know what the number "16" is: "come on, buddy, you know that -- what's it called when there's a six written after a one?"
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"Wux."

This piece ran in Esquire magazine last month, and it was a weird one for me to do because I was asked to do a riff on George Akimoto's poster for Slaughter — but I am not a painter. So... I dunno. It came out okay, but looks pretty anemic compared to Akimoto's work.

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hate when ppl ask me where i see myself next new years... like come on i dont have 2020 vision!

Fuggles & Warlock, you have done right by my tastebuds yet again.

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