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everyone: Ada, why the fuck are you so hard to get along with?

me: just how i was raised i guess.

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A deduplication scheme that can reduce any file to 2 bits.

By removing all the redundant 1s and 0s and only storing each value once per file, our research team has achieved unprecedented file compression ratios.


Welcome our newest awardees! πŸŽ‰

And our first awardee of the second reward, for keeping up with their new blog!

The #makeablog initiative has brought 30 new blogs to the internet, all based on free and open source technologies - yours could be next:

So satisfying when you boot up a complex project in production for the first time, having worked on a bunch of separate pieces, and they all just click and go as they're supposed to :chick_chefkiss:

Is samsung "turbowrite" just DRAM or is it non-volatile, like just faster SLC?

have it function as a hotspot for my phone, install pihole, set up vpns, file sharing, guest network.

would be super cool to play with some mesh networking shit too with some others I know that are looking into pinephones.

at the very least, when i get a pinephone it will function as a mobile server whether or not it becomes my daily driver.

[BREAKING] Leaked Facebook emails reveal "number one threat" to its platform: decentralized platforms.


You know you're using github a lot less when your browser starts auto-completing `git` to different self-hosted gittea|gitlab|cgit servers first.

I think it's time to actually get off of GitHub for good, or at least mostly

ultraconverged infrastructure:

running all of your IT gear in docker containers on one developer's laptop.

"Big News! Mailjet has been acquired by Mailgun!"

Big news, even fewer options! and now the company you're trying to escape is buying you back as a customer.

r/relationships has 2 kinds of posts:

-my boyfriend, lord death of the murder castle, is powering his airship with orphan's blood. how do I rescue this relationship

-my girlfriend smiled at another man. is it legal to slash her tires

Why is the standard for receiving spam that the recipient of garbage has to respond with "UNSUBSCRIBE" or fill out some fucking form.

It should be the other way around. Email me unsolicited once, if I want to continue to hear your garbage, I'll type "SUBSCRIBE".

As if Intel weren't already blacklisted from new DC equipment, out comes another blow to their reputation.

I'm not sure how they're able to float along with all these vulnerabilities in the wild without much pushback.

MDS Attacks: Microarchitectural Data Sampling
"We show that attackers who can run unprivileged code on machines with recent Intel CPUs - whether using shared cloud computing resources, or using JavaScript on a malicious website or advertisement - can steal data from other programs running on the same machine, across any security boundary: other applications, the operating system kernel, other VMs (e.g., in the cloud), or even secure (SGX) enclaves. "


considering ordering my systemd dependency graph as an abstract print on a duvet cover.

maybe spread out over 8 fucking feet, I could decipher what it actually says

Hello, I’m the reel2bits project main developper (a #FOSS self-hostable #soundcloud like with #ActivityPub federation).

It’s written in python/flask/vuejs and I need help because of health issues I’m unable to work a lot on it anymore, if you are interested to help me on some of the issues and more specially the ActivityPub part, you can contact me through:

the project matrix channel
the issue tracker
this account

boosts appreciated, thanks.

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