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Oh right - I forgot the alternating versions rule

XP - good
Vista - bad
7 - good
8 - bad
10 - good (ish)
11 - bad (ish)

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Fridge and "flat" magnetic stickers are actually linear Halbach arrays. Put two together and note how they only stick in certain positions. I just verified this by cutting a sticker in half and putting the halves together.

Found on Wikipedia:

It was getting dark soon after 6pm yesterday evening, definitely the change of seasons (September felt very much part of summer)

Anyone here ever watched the YouTube channel infinite solutions? They haven’t uploaded since 2007, and they only have a few videos, but the ones that are there are really funny due to how stupid they are. If you haven’t heard of it, you should check it out.

People making jokes about the Facebook services going down make me sick. Anyone who was using an Oculus headset at the time is currently trapped in VR, and if they die there then they die in real life.

Facebook is down. Think about what that means when people say the cloud provides "reliability"

I tested my UPS powering the Linux desktop and it runs for 1h26 before the "low battery" alarm comes on

When I got my NVMe SSD drive, I spent a while wondering "where's the M.2 cable?" before I realised it went directly into the motherboard

on the subject of usb-c have you seen pcb-only usb ports? scribe the right sigils into your circuit board design program and choose the right thickness and you can just plug a cable straight into your pcb with no port hardware

i ❤️❤️❤️ hacks like this

pictured here in @deshipu's fluff m0 project

invented by juan jesús pinuaga

Hmm, deleting the current directory of your terminal does strange things. I was compiling programs in the trash bin for 10 minutes wondering why my edits weren't having any effect

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