The Replay Foundation, my employer, announced their liquidation today. This means no more Pinburgh. It also means I'm Officially out of a job for the forseeable, so if y'all wouldn't mind boosting a link to my other source of income Improbable Island, that'd be just super.
It's a silly online game and it doesn't pay as much as fixing pinball machines but heck it's what I've got right now, and this winter's probably gonna be a hairy one.
Sometimes ADHD hyperfocus is fantastic: it's when happiest and I'm at my most productive. Other times? When it's on something out of my control? Whooooooah boy does it suck 😬
These people took the floppy controller used in the BBC Micro, an Intel 8271, and set about finding out how it worked. In the course of that, they discovered it's actually a dual core processor, with over 3x the transistor count of a 6502.
Then they dumped the ROM by visual inspection of the micrographs of a decapped 8271, and reverse engineered the instruction set, with a full disassembly available.
h a r d c o r e
Microsoft has detected cyberattacks from nation-state actors targeting leading pharmaceutical companies and vaccine researchers in Canada, France, India, South Korea and the US. https://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-north-korean-russian-hackers-target-covid-19-vaccine-makers-in-india-says-microsoft-2856431 Why would you do that? What will anyone gain anything from this?
For all yo emoji fans: https://github.com/nkoehring/rofiemoji
Das ist nicht Euer Ernst, oder @derspiegel? https://www.spiegel.de/panorama/querdenker-demo-in-leipzig-politiker-fordern-aufarbeitung-a-5d93b5d6-b01d-4b5a-abfc-b148560cc0a0
Verharmlosung pur, was sich da @PolizeiSachsen + @StadtLeipzig geleistet haben.
Shanghai's Lagena Primary School is a 5-story, 76 kiloton 85-year-old T-shaped structure that was rotated 21' and relocated 62m down the road over 18 days by means of "walking machines."
I looked into #Ziglang today but even the HelloWorld changes in each version because they can't decide on the naming. Sorry, I have to wait for the 1.0 then.
Opinions on iwd vs wpa_supplicant? I recently made the switch and iwd seems to be so much nicer to use. But I have no complicated use case. https://iwd.wiki.kernel.org/start
I knew that would happen
The Flaming Lips performed a gig in bubbles to an audience also in bubbles last night.
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