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On the destruction of The United States’s supreme excessive faculty
On the destruction of The United States’s suprem...

[C]hildren with special abilities and skills need to be nourished and encouraged. They are a national treasure. Challenging programs for the “gifted” are sometimes decried as “elitism.” Why aren’t intensive practice sessions for varsity football, baseball, and basketball players and interschool competition deemed elitism? After all, only the most gifted athletes participate. There is a…

What are Differential Equations and how desire out they work?
What are Differential Equations and how desire out...

[This is a transcript of the video embedded below. Some parts of the text may not make sense without the graphics in the video.] Today I want to talk about that piece of mathematics which describes, for all we currently know, everything: Differential Equations. Pandemic models? Differential equations. Expansion of the universe? Differential equations. Climate…

CNCF Cloud Native Interactive Panorama
CNCF Cloud Native Interactive Panorama

The Cloud Native Trail Map (png, pdf) is CNCF's recommended path through the cloud native landscape. The cloud native landscape (png, pdf), serverless landscape (png, pdf), and member landscape (png, pdf) are dynamically generated below. Please open a pull request to correct any issues. Greyed logos are not open source. Last Updated: 2020-10-04 00:32:17ZYou are…

Why does HTML believe “chucknorris” is a color?
Why does HTML believe “chucknorris” is a color...

It’s a holdover from the Netscape days: Missing digits are treated as 0[...]. An incorrect digit is simply interpreted as 0. For example the values #F0F0F0, F0F0F0, F0F0F, #FxFxFx and FxFxFx are all the same. It is from the blog post A little rant about Microsoft Internet Explorer's color parsing which covers it in great…

Scaling the Root of the DNS
Scaling the Root of the DNS

A column on things Internet Other Formats: Scaling the Root of the DNS September 2020 The DNS is a remarkably simple system. You send it queries and you get back answers. Within the system you see exactly the same simplicity: The DNS resolver that receives your query may not know the answer, so it, in…

The actuality about ferrites
The actuality about ferrites

These tests and experiments were performed by Ian Jackson VK3BUF in the QRM Guru test lab. Much has been said about the importance of applying ferrite clamps, rings and beads to radios and other domestic products to fight QRM. Articles on the correct placement of ferrite noise suppressors are common, but little has been written…

I am paying over 10k to examine at a repeat cloak and be taught to “insist myself”
I am paying over 10k to examine at a repeat cloak ...

University course: 9kRent because we weren't allowed to stay home/cancel our contracts despite it being pretty much entirely online: 4.5kAnger at the fucking audacity of these people to tell me I should be working on teaching myself the course I'm paying MORE THAN 9 GRAND A YEAR in order to be taught: Off the fucking…

Sonos is spying on me (and moreover you)
Sonos is spying on me (and moreover you)

I recently decided to get a wireless speaker for our Kitchen. Sonos seems like an obvious choice these days. The sound quality and aesthetics were very appealing. So I ordered a Sonos One SL speaker. In terms of sound quality and looks, I was very pleased. I’m not an audiophile but the sound quality seemed…

How we ran a Unix-love OS on our location-constructed CPU with our location-constructed C compiler
How we ran a Unix-love OS on our location-construc...

It’s been two years since I started working as a software engineer in Tokyo. Sometimes I tell my colleagues about a student project I did in my junior year of university, and it was so well received that I’m going to blog about it. 1 Now, let me ask you a question. Have you ever…

Apple sues Canadian recycling agency for reselling 100k units, no longer destroying
Apple sues Canadian recycling agency for reselling...

by Gary Ng – Thu, October 1, 2020 According to The Logic, an Ontario electronics recycling firm is being sued by Apple, alleging the company stole and resold iOS and watchOS devices instead of destroying them. GEEP Canada is being accused of reselling 100,000 iPhones, iPads and Apple Watches, according to Apple’s lawsuit. Apple says…

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