If the flow of the #fediverse can be a fluid analogue, then I may have to rethink my negative opinion of flagship (or large) instances.
The preferable, smaller, "eddy" instances (e.g. #feddy) are made possible by the 'turbulence' (disunity), inevitably, created by the velocity of the larger instances.
A Pwn2Own Exploit Chain
(submitted by lelf)
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“It was very much the ‘in’ thing to do...She wanted to start hormonal treatment, followed by surgical intervention, but her mom said no. “It was very much a desperate thing for me. I wanted it right now. . . [I] wasn’t looking forward to the future. It was all about ‘if I don’t transition, I’m gonna die.’” Now she is so glad that she wasn’t allowed to go through with it."
Bitcoiners: I don't trust banks with my personal information...
Everyone else: What a paranoid weirdo, how else can they make cute little budget graphs for me when I login to see how much I owe in overdrafts
Atheism Is Inconsistent with the Scientific Method
(submitted by scoreponok)
Missouri Senate Bans All Federal Gun Control Laws in Proposed Bill https://fromthetrenchesworldreport.com/missouri-senate-bans-all-federal-gun-control-laws-in-proposed-bill/243643 #News
The EU Hits Google With a Third Billion-Dollar Fine. So What? https://www.wired.com/story/eu-hits-google-third-billion-dollar-fine-so-what #europeanunion #Antitrust #Business #google
The assembly code differences between position-independent code that hasn't been hardened by #llvm 8.0.0's new Speculative Load Hardening (SpectreV1) feature and code that has:
Bill Gates becomes the second person in the world to be worth $100 billion along with Jeff Bezos https://fromthetrenchesworldreport.com/bill-gates-becomes-the-second-person-in-the-world-to-be-worth-100-billion-along-with-jeff-bezos/243614 #News
REBELLION: Second Amendment Sanctuary Cities, Counties, and STATES Spring Up Across the Country https://fromthetrenchesworldreport.com/rebellion-second-amendment-sanctuary-cities-counties-and-states-spring-up-across-the-country/243612 #News
Satoshi Nakamoto's pitch to investors http://reddit.com/r/Bitcoin/comments/b3abyf/satoshi_nakamotos_pitch_to_investors/
CVE-2019-6454: systemd (PID1) crash with specially crafted D-Bus message
(submitted by dijit)
Venabili is the Super Keyboard You Can't Buy #hack #keyboard https://hackaday.com/2019/03/19/venabili-is-the-delightful-keyboard-you-cant-buy/
Original tweet: https://twitter.com/hackaday/status/1108027899293171712
Measles: The New Red Scare - Fear as a pretext for infringing on individual rights https://www.sott.net/article/409373-Measles-The-New-Red-Scare-Fear-as-a-pretext-for-infringing-on-individual-rights
Simple script to analyse your PostgreSQL database config, give tuning advice
(submitted by LinuxBender)
broke clocks work twice a day
so no approval boosts convey
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