Why are CERN such bad-asses? Because things like this
In the ideal technolibertarian world, being unable to start your car in an emergency is just normal.
A perfect summary of the Uber IPO in a FT comment
Petition: Revoke Article 50 and remain in the EU.
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If you want Britain to crash out of the EU and into even more turmoil, then of course don't sign, because this one ain't for you.
Some successful joy-con modding. I also replaced the buckle locks while I had them apart and it definitely feels more sturdy when I am playing it undocked. Just goes to show that even with the latest electronics, that we are all told is too complicated for anyone other than the manufacturer to repair, there are still a lot of fixes a home user with the right tools can do.
My god, look at Fatboy Slim's old sequencer
I’m a generalist with 15 years professional experience and engineering/computer science degrees. Full-stack Ruby, ReasonML most recently with a fair bit of Rust on the side.
Looking for a role in Melbourne AU or remote friendly. Would love to work a bit lower down the stack, systems level, embedded, OS, networking for example. Want to work for a business that values quality and correctness, not just deadlines and piling on technical debt.
Pls boost for reach 🙏
Google is an incredibly slimy company Show more
"For example, they recently added a hidden empty div over YouTube videos that causes our hardware acceleration fast-path to bail (should now be fixed in Win10 Oct update). Prior to that, our fairly state-of-the-art video acceleration put us well ahead of Chrome on video playback time on battery, but almost the instant they broke things on YouTube, they started advertising Chrome's dominance over Edge on video-watching battery life."
How to do basic math in the #Linix terminal.
Mastodon doesn't seem to like the periods at the end of my link. This shoudl work: https://blog.speedfox.co.uk/articles/1543873430-twinkle_twinkle_leds.../
A small Christmas gadget: a touchscreen controlled LED Chistmas tree: https://blog.speedfox.co.uk/articles/1543873430-Twinkle_Twinkle_LEDs...
Hopefully between now and Christmas I will get change to finish the remote controlled version!
when your girlfriend bumps into an ex at a party and is having a bubbly fun conversation with them
A programmer with a soldering iron. Master of this domain.
Mainly posting projects I've been working on as well as my musings on tech.
empoknor.speedfox.co.uk is one server in the network