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Czech republic
Joined June 2008
Just got a call from my broker about my stock investment strategy. Was she mocking me?
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I just discovered you can hit / in any macOS save dialog to open a Spotlight-esque quick folder search and even use things like ~ to jump to your home folder. No clue when that was added, but a handy shortcut instead of manually navigating a deep folder hierarchy
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Thank you @RussiaUN for your letter dated March 16. Please see our suggested edits below. #StandWithUkraine #RespectTheCharter
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Linux: There's an update available, you can watch and see whats happening, shouldn't take to long Windows: UPDATE! hope you didn't plan on doing anything for the next hour+ while we put a blue screen and a spinner up for who knows how long Mac: 3 hours remaining
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When watching the Apple keynote yesterday I jokingly said the height adjustment option on the new Studio Display would be at least $200. It's actually $400... 🤡
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Just for comparison, the 27" 4K IPS USB-C display I'm using right now cost me ~$514 a few years ago...
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Well, this is unfortunate. It turns out Apple's custom NVMe drives are amazingly fast - if you don't care about data integrity. If you do, they drop down to HDD performance. Thread.
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I do performance work. I spend a lot of time looking at histograms. Never in my life have I seen a histogram this devastating to a bogus argument:
One of the reasons Apple gives for the #AppleBrowserBan is to protect user's privacy and security by fixing bugs quickly googleprojectzero.blogspot.c… (HT @mtomweb)
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It looks like the HTML "hacking" tragicomedy is finally over. It's still kind of chilling that clueless people such as @GovParsonMO hold any kind of public office.
Today, the Cole County prosecutor declined to file charges against me over my discovery of a flaw in a public website. This decision is a relief. But it does not repair the harm done to me and my family. Here is my personal statement on these matters: joshrenaud.com/pd/josh-renau…
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.@meta threatens to leave the EU: a 4-act comedy.
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Most news outlets attempt to answer the question: “What are the worst things happening on Earth today?” It’s a big planet! Obviously, some bad things are happening somewhere at any given time, but focusing relentlessly on those does not give an accurate picture of reality.
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Twitter, explained in 15 seconds
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People are tweeting that Australia is over because they refused entry to some antivax tennis dude. We live in the absolute dumbest timeline 😆
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I was so ready to be angry...
I know many investors and game developers follow me to find trends and new technology so I am going to offer you a secret we have been working with. A piece of technology that will impact the gaming world in 2022 like no other...
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UTM v3.0 beta is coming real soon. Here’s a sneak preview of some new features using Apple’s Virtualization.framework to run both macOS and Ubuntu.
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SectorLISP now supports garbage collection and we reduced its size to 436 bytes. That means LISP has now outdistanced FORTH and BASIC to be the most lightweight programming language in the world. justine.lol/sectorlisp2/
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so fixing log4shell is great and all, but.. wouldn't it be ✨ amazing ✨ if we all just promised to be nice and instead use this power to make vanilla minecraft doom server 🤔
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A story in three parts 😶 #log4j
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