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Reunited: Women who helped crack Hitler’s secret codes by operating the Colossus computer.
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Female codebreakers reunited at Bletchley Park - Telegraph
Reunited: Women who helped crack Hitler’s secret codes by operating the Colossus computer.
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i can't get over how Arm [the company] has an ARM [the architecture] ARM [Architecture Reference Manual] describing…
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“To be politically incorrect is one thing; to be simply incorrect quite another.”
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“The question is: how did we miss Virgil’s real meaning for two thousand years? And what made it possible for this…
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“Larry wanted people who could ignore obstacles and could show everyone that you could do something that seemed imp…
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Accounting is reaching out about a small recurring line item.
It’s for a hosting account that no one recognizes.
Ro…
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Narrator: "She's going to be Swift-Boated."
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Was Sears the Original Dark Web? By
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I love the sound our fridge makes so I setup a machine to play along with it
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Good news everyone: this tweet is completely full of shit. If you write programs then you can call yourself a progr…
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“If Bitcoin were to cease trading tomorrow, 0.5% of the world’s electricity demand would simply disappear. This is…
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“FYIs allow us to decouple how-docs from why-docs. The tactical details are probably what you want in a hurry. The…
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RT : GDPR is fantastic for incumbents, part 74.
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9 days ago
‎Pluperfect by R S Thomas on Apple Music
“Where to turn / when there are no corners?”
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RT : Major Climate Report Describes a Strong Risk of Crisis as Early as 2040 (so why does NYT article, unlike IPCC repor…
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“The announcement of Mr. Meng’s detention came hours after his wife told reporters that before her husband had vani…
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RT : How to tell if ur dog is involved in a sex scandal
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RT : Those who can, teach

Schoolroom scene on an Attic kylix painted by Douris in 480BC, found at Cae…
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RT : When a couple left an envelope with over $1,000 inside out on their counter, they didn't think their young son woul…
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Scientist caught in a Nobel whirlwind | TheRecord.com
“I'm just a lazy person. I do what I want to do and that wasn't worth doing.”
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An Exclusive First Taste of Lab-Made Whiskey - WSJ
“This is either the worst idea I’ve ever heard or the best idea I’ve ever heard, and we have to find out which.”
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Science is getting weird.

Once upon a time, we presented data showing "how things are" in Scala code.

The reviewe…
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“Facebook makes new allies in the war against its own users. In case you forgot they're a PHP shop, they don't actu…
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RT : It is almost always the cover-up rather than the event that causes trouble.

—Howard Baker, former Senator (R, TN)…
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“Rounds of iteration are often required to transform an idea into a finished product. And when another round is nee…
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The Way Things Work in Washington: On eve of Kavanaugh vote, a $3.9B Naval contact to Sen. Susan Collins' district…
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“We find that all types of immigrants generate higher surplus for US firms relative to natives, hence restricting t…
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Yeah. I mean. Yeah. Here’s the thing. I expected him to defend himself vigorously, even angrily. But to spout off c…
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Of course, what is horrifying is subjective from person to person. Not everybody would be horrified by a baby mobil…
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“Given the past issues, the recently identified issues (that appear to have been longstanding), and the new issues…
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“If someone gets knifed in a dark alley, you don’t know who did it until the next morning, but there has been a mur…
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“the initially high economic return to applied STEM degrees declines by more than 50 percent in the first decade of…
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RT : A 92-year-old woman has been buried in Nebraska with British military honors for a secret that she held for decades…
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Republicans hired a female lawyer for the Kavanaugh-Ford hearing.

Democrats also have female lawyers present:

SEN…
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RT : Shameless: Once a user gives Facebook a phone number for two-factor authentication ... that phone number became tar…
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“They are businesspeople, they are good businesspeople. They just represent a set of business practices, principles…
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“I thought, I am so sick of these men doing this stuff, but I am not doing anything myself. I can do something abou…
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“What might be the greatest and most precise distillation of aging ever written: I don’t expect to be treated like…
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“the fact that we suffered such a deep, prolonged slump despite rescuing banks shows the limits of a finance-center…
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RT : Google recently made a change in Chrome 69 that logging into a Google service automatically logs you into Chrome.…
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Engineering Productivity – Camille Fournier – Medium
“don’t forget that if your team isn’t shipping, you’re not doing your job”
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The more I think of it, engineering post mortems for the Enterprise is a fan fiction genre that really should exist…
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very important street view
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“This article is about some health check patterns I have seen in the wild for applications that are not natively su…
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“Google HR personnel emailed employees believed to have accessed the memo and ordered them to immediately delete. E…
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“You don’t know all the facts when you take on a client, but once you do, you have a duty of loyalty. You can’t rep…
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“There are endless uses for stick tables, but here we’ll highlight three areas: server persistence, bot detection,…
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“that these [hog waste] lagoons unleashed all of their contents, an estimated 7.3 million gallons of waste—includin…
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- Hundreds of thousands of soldiers to the US military
- Nat’l supply of hospital IV bags & medical supplies
- Hist…
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I do not understand why a 2nd Brexit referendum would be non-democratic when the first vote was taken amidst incomp…
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RT : The contents of your Gmails are still exposed to third parties, says Google. "In some cases, employees at these ap…
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RT : This is likely the best Boston Globe video you will watch all year.
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Very like this pot - same place and time; same painter?
Odysseus surfing
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4 weeks ago
Provenance - The Classical Art Research Centre
Very like this pot - same place and time; same painter?
Odysseus surfing
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4 weeks ago
Inside a Reddit Sockpuppet Operation - Motherboard
How do you know that Reddit post really is popular?
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RT : "Everything I did wrongly is an experience. To be honest and truthful in all endeavours is an experience, not a reg…
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“A program they built allows investigators to more easily trace cryptocurrency and the associated private keys in a…
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100 Best Books of the 21st Century (So Far)
RT : this proto-canon of 21st century literature is fascinating
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I overheard a young man on the train on the way home today, talking to another young man. Holding hands. In college…
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RT : Today’s awful, quasi-criminal, but hilarious defacement of a book.

Please do not do this with books that you do…
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Linux 4.19-rc4 released, an apology, and a maintainership note - Linus Torvalds
RT : Linus not only apologizes, but in detail. This is a huge moment for Linux, and tech.
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“long history in Democratic primaries of ‘wine-track’ candidates—Howard Dean, Bill Bradley, Gary Hart—generating ea…
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“It’s really important that politicians and others understand the value big companies bring and not demonize or vil…
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"All of my best decisions in business and in life have been made with heart, intuition, guts, ... not analysis." -…
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