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By the way, I have said it before, but I'll say it again: thank you, sdf.org for being just super great!

And thank you for hosting this instance of Mastodon!!

Comcast: if you don't subscribe to cable TV, we won't sell you high-speed internet / Boing Boing - boingboing.net/2018/05/02/mill

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My CTF team got third place this weekend against stiff competition! Go team!

Bad press for Twitter. But this is mostly public data anyway.

Twitter sold data to Cambridge Analytica; data sales account for 13% of revenue - feedproxy.google.com/~r/9to5Go

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"Satire is meant to ridicule power. If you are laughing at people who are hurting, it is not satire, it is bullying." - Terry Pratchett

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If you're about to respond to someone on Mastodon with advice or information or critique or disagreement, PLEASE read their post again to make sure that they have invited that.

If they haven't asked for input they probably don't want or need it, but if you still think they'll be interested in what you want to say, ASK before replying.

"Hey, are you asking for advice, or just venting?"

That's ALL you need to say.

I'm tagging it #netiquette (what a great word, haha) but it's universal.

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Velociraptor = distanceraptor / timeraptor

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Every time I use Apache Spark, I am delighted at the extensive API that lets me do what I want while handling most of the hard parts of dealing with terabytes of data.

Today in the United States, Monday April 16th is National Eggs Benedict day.

That wondrous feeling of future-utopia having now arrived when you read in the news that classic Sega titles are making their way to a Nintendo device.

forbes.com/sites/jasonevangelh

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