A former high-ranking Mozilla executive has accused Google of intentionally and systematically sabotaging Firefox over the past decade in order to boost Chrome's adoption.
Oh my goodness I've just learned a thing about The Matrix that causes it to make a lot more sense: In the original script the humans were used as neural network compute clusters by the Machines and as a crucial component of The Matrix itself.
Which is why humans who were aware of the simulation could control aspects of The Matrix - their minds were part of its foundation.
Unfortunately the test audiences had trouble understanding this concept so the studio changed the human role to "batteries".
"I was TODAY YEARS OLD when I learned that FORTRAN variables were implicitly typed based on their first letter (https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Fortran/Fortran_variables) and I-N were implicitly integer (others were real/float) and that's why I've been using i,j,k as for-loop counters for my entire life."
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I have this one repo at work that I have a *lot* of branches for, and I'm terrible at cleaning them up when I'm done with them
listing them by alphabetical order is almost useless, if I don't remember the branch name then there are just too many to remember which one I want
so I learned about `--sort`, now I can see which branches I've committed to most recently:
`git branch --sort='-committerdate'`
It's amazing how many different research papers are used in LLVM, and they're often cited in the source code! https://github.com/oilshell/blog-code/blob/master/grep-for-papers/llvm.txt
A challenger approaches!! Learn the backstory behind The Most Controversial Article Ever About Mastodon (at least until this blogseries finishes #yolo) and everyone's fav trashgirl who wrote it.
Fringe Mastodev – Part II: Enter Allie Hart
@ConnyDuck it'd be cool if tusky opened mastodon links like https://icosahedron.website/@cpsdqs/99993032035467818
So, checked out the new stuff shown at /build/, aaaaaaaaaaaand...
👉 Microsoft introduces KDE Connect, the world exploded with enthusiastic ovations
👉 Microsoft wants to read all of your Internet activity across all devices and make you think that'll make your life better
👉 Edge is now a window manager because fuck it
today on "things that didn't make it into TAoP": https://cypher.codes/writing/transforming-python-asts-to-optimize-comprehensions-at-runtime
spends too much time on telegram. addicted to perfect loops. https://github.com/expectocode
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