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David @ratamacue@mastodon.sdf.org

First time I participated in any competitive hacking at Defcon. Up against some serious teams. A friend helped out on 2 but the rest was all me. Pretty good for a filthy casual!

Brookstone is going out of business because : "recent technology shifts in e-commerce triggered data loss which had a severely damaging impact upon digital sales."

The shifts of technology caused them to lose their backups and this did something to their online sales?

The only time it snows in Santa Barbara is during Fiesta.

My contribution at the very end of the episode helped name Daily Tech News Show 3336. Fun!


Which shoes should I wear today?

I though standards like this required more rigor or thoughtfulness to complete. It's kind of cool that they don't.

A Spectre is Haunting Unicode - dampfkraft.com/ghost-character

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how come the people that used to spell microsoft "micro$oft" dont spell google "g👀gle" like cmon it's perfect and just as obnoxious

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@smj one thing is kind weird and probably will be our downfall and ultimate failure is our strange domain name: sdf.org it is very awkward and not quite as memorable as a proper domain name. Too bad unitardfreetilde.uffda.town.io was already tanken, tank you very much

@Wolf480pl @moonman @rysiek it's common in some English dialects to substitute "they" for "he" or "she" even when not attempting to be gender neutral. Uncommon and often viewed poorly in most of the US and Canada from my observation, it seems more acceptable in England and Australia.

@sir by bullshit, do you mean that they distribute public keys and must be implicitly trusted not to inject different keys into the communication stream (allowing them to man-in-the-middle)? Or is there something else about their security that is bullshit?

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seen on birbsite:

Rocky horror is owned by Fox
Fox was bought out by Disney

Dr. Frank N. Furter is now an Evil Disney Queen

twitter is not easy to use Show more

@sir @wowaname for those of us not keeping up with the ProtonMail news, what lies are you talking about?

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Thoughts on discussing white people... Show more

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I've locked the discussion so nobody can comment on it anymore but here is where it all went down, if you want the original source: github.com/tootsuite/mastodon/

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