Decided to move to a different instance. I'm at @jakob now
Once-in-a-long-while reminder that I made an open source ASCII art, animation, and game creation tool called Playscii: http://vectorpoem.com/playscii
People have made some pretty cool stuff with it! http://playscii.tumblr.com
It's a dynamic, hackable thing written in Python so you can do all sorts of oddness with it.
"he offer'd to give me a Patent for the sole Vending of them for a Term of Years; but I declin'd it from a Principle which has ever weigh'd with me on such Occasions, viz. That as we enjoy great Advantages from the Inventions of others, we should be glad of an Opportunity to serve others by any Invention of ours, and this we should do freely and generously"
Franklin, Benjamin. The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1964.
cursed crontab https://crontab.guru/#2-10/17,50-51/2_*/3,2_2-7/2_*/6_*/2
“Before Twitter, before algorithmic timelines filtered our reality for us, before surveillance capitalism, there was RSS: Really Simple Syndication … As we move away from the centralised web to the peer web, it’s time to rediscover, re-embrace, and reclaim RSS.”
"I wish people would stop making interesting things in node" t-shirt https://retro.social/media/tsXKkii_WNzg4wo_uIs
Got the #fsfbulletin. I'll consider becoming a member this time around now that the student rates apply to me
Colin Percival tweeted a short thread on the “Lazy FPU” vulnerability that was just disclosed (CVE-2018-3665).
Colin credits his learning about it to Theo de Raadt. Took him ~5 hours to come up with working exploit code.
More info on seclists.org and discussion on lobste.rs.