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Wi-Fi Design: APs in Hallways
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This Is Not a Review of Lars Von Trier's Repulsive 'The House That Jack Built'
This Is Not a Review of Lars Von Trier's Repulsive 'The House That Jack Built' By Caspar Salmon | Film | May 16, 2018 | By Caspar Salmon | Film | May 16, 2018 |…
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Immigration has been good for Britain. It’s time to bust the myths | Aditya Chakrabortty
Illustration: Leon Edler C ut the niceties. Skip the jargon. Let us speak the plain truth, however ugly. What is driving this country headlong into a chaotic…
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Live.ly is the latest place for adults to extract money from kids online
When logging onto Live.ly, there’s nothing that sets it apart from most video-sharing apps. You see livestreams from people you follow, stills from people you…
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5 weeks ago
As GDPR looms, it's time to update your personal terms of service
It's time to sit down with the family and remind them of the surveillance capacity you have and see if they care Max Mumby/Indigo/Getty Images These GDPR emails…
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5 weeks ago
The Logical Disaster of Null
I’m sure answers are jumping to mind, but hear me out, please. The use of Null in a purely logical landscape is problematic. It’s been called The Billion Dollar…
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6 weeks ago
100 Prisoners Escape Puzzle
The challenge is now on. He fetches each prisoner, one-by-one, into the box room and tells the prisoner that they must find the box that contains their ticket.…
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7 weeks ago
Ten Things I Learned from a Job Hunt for a Senior Engineering Role
The end result of all this was that while I did end up with a full time job, I also ended up creating a new free product, Job Hound to make applying for tech…
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7 weeks ago
Building games that can be understood at a glance
- the stack of cards is really just decorative
- the bonus suit (you really only need to reference it sometimes)
- how many trashes remain — important, but not…
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7 weeks ago
More Appropriate White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner Jokes for 2019
Good evening, and welcome to the 2019 White House Correspondents’ Association dinner. After last year’s uproar, I’ve been instructed to use only dignified…
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7 weeks ago
The Great Theorem Prover Showdown • Hillel Wayne
Functional programming and immutability are hot right now. On one hand, this is pretty great as there’s lots of nice things about functional programming. On the…
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8 weeks ago
Analysis | Michelle Wolf’s caustic comedy routine at the White House correspondents’ dinner, annotated
Comedian Michelle Wolf roasted members of the Trump administration and the media at the annual White House correspondents' dinner on Saturday. Below is an…
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8 weeks ago
» The Game of Everything, Part 2: Playing Civilization The Digital Antiquarian
As a game designer, you have ultimate power. And with this ultimate power comes very little responsibility. — Sid Meier I don’t intend for this series of…
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8 weeks ago
4chan: The Skeleton Key to the Rise of Trump – Dale Beran – Medium
Trump, in other words, is a way of owning and celebrating being taken advantage of.

Trump embodies buying the losing bet that will never be placed.

He is both…
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8 weeks ago
Craftsmanship To Crafters
22 Nov 2017 Last week we changed the main tagline on our website, from “We are a software craftsmanship meetup” to “We are a software crafters meetup”. There…
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8 weeks ago
After six months of #MeToo, the burning question is: how soon can these guys come back?
Sexual harassment Months are like dog years for men, so four months on the sidelines for a man is definitely the same as decades of groping for a woman Contact…
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SkyKnit: When knitters teamed up with a neural network
SkyKnit: When knitters teamed up with a neural network [Make Caows and Shapcho - MeganAnn] [Pitsilised Koekirjad Cushion Sampler Poncho - Maeve] I use…
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8 weeks ago
Katie Hopkins is dishing out advice for Londoners – live from her living room in Devon
London has ‘fallen’ … do these two have the answer?Illustration: Nick Oliver B ack in January, former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon’s explosive…
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8 weeks ago
Stack Overflow Isn't Very Welcoming. It's Time for That to Change. - Stack Overflow Blog
We <3 and believe in Stack Overflow. But sometimes, loving something means caring enough to admit that it has a problem. Let’s start with the painful truth: Too…
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8 weeks ago
s5e10: Platforms Corrupt
0.0 Station Ident Back after having to take some time off to deal with some... things. Just one main thought stuck in my head this morning that has an itchy…
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» The Game of Everything, Part 1: Making Civilization The Digital Antiquarian
If my gravestone says, “Sid Meier, developed Civilization,” I’m happy with that. It’s a game I’m happy to be known for. — Sid Meier Sid Meier During Sid Meier’s…
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8 weeks ago
Migrations: the sole scalable fix to tech debt.
Once you've handled as much of the migration programmatically as possible, figure out the self-service tooling and documentation you can provide to allow folks…
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8 weeks ago
Slaver! Invader! The tour guide who tells the ugly truth about museum portraits
‘History is just storytelling’ … a poster promoting Alice Procter’s Uncomfortable Art tours, featuring Queen Elizabeth I.Photograph: George Procter L ast June,…
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8 weeks ago
Bringing Photoshop image-stacking to mobile with FFmpeg, Hugin, ImageMagick & Hyper.sh - charlieegan3
Intro At the end of last year I started paying for a Creative Cloud subscription so that I could use the Adaptive Wide-Angle Filter to correct distorted images…
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8 weeks ago
If you want to know how we ended up in a cyber dystopia, read Ready Player One
This notion of digital freedom quickly became an almost constitutional demand for the right to say and do anything, no matter whom it would harm, or how badly…
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8 weeks ago
Campo Santo News
SAN FRANCISCO–LOS ANGELES–LONDON–SOMEWHERE IN NORTHERN ENGLAND— The twelve of us at Campo Santo have agreed to join Valve, where we will maintain our jobs as…
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9 weeks ago
Parse
The first lines of Parse code were written nearly four years ago. In 2011 Parse was a crazy little idea to solve the problem of building mobile apps. Those…
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9 weeks ago
You’re not changing the world – Signal v. Noise
I mean, in the widest possible sense, you are. Your mere existence is bound to change some of it somewhat. But that’s not what the unironic use of the phrase —…
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9 weeks ago
Spooky action at a distance, how an AWS outage ate our load balancer
Distributed systems are complex beasts and notoriously hard to debug. Sometimes it’s hard to understand how an outage on one service will affect another, and no…
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9 weeks ago
What's actually going on with the BBC and Brexit bias?
BBC head office, London | Copyright: iStock By Mike Galsworthy The last few months have seen a bad-tempered debate kick off between the BBC and many figures who…
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9 weeks ago
farewell to frp
The Elm Architecture is a simple pattern for architecting web apps. Itis the standard way to write Elm code, and with derivatives like Redux, it isbecoming a…
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9 weeks ago
The Commonwealth delusion: why “Empire 2.0” is no substitute for the EU
For decades, the Commonwealth was regarded as an antiquated relic. Unlike the EU and Nato, the association of 53 countries (almost all former British colonies)…
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9 weeks ago
David Lammy: ‘Kids are getting killed. Where is the prime minister? Where is Sadiq Khan?’
‘I think we’ve come to normalise it – we think of gun and knife crime among teenagers as normal. And it is not’ … David Lammy.Photograph: Graeme Robertson for…
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9 weeks ago
Scientists accidentally create mutant enzyme that eats plastic bottles
The enzymes could enable plastic bottles to be fully recycled for the first time.Photograph: Fred Dufour/AFP/Getty Images Scientists have created a mutant…
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9 weeks ago
Can science fiction predict our economic future?
Fantastic Library founder Thomas Le Blanc has built a sci-fi and fantasy collection of more than 280,000 titles over the past three decades. - Andreas Reeg for…
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10 weeks ago
'Was the Brexit poll compromised? We may need a public debate about that'
Conservative MP Damian Collins, chairman of the digital, culture, media and sport committee, which has made a mark investigating the use of drugs in…
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10 weeks ago
Why ‘The Simpsons’ response to the Apu controversy was so heartbreaking
Dana Schwartz is a Los Angeles-based EW correspondent who predominately covers TV and film. In 2017, comedian Hari Kondabolu wrote and starred in a documentary…
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10 weeks ago
The dots do matter: how to scam a Gmail user
I recently received an email from Netflixwhich nearly caused caused me to add my card details to someone else’s Netflix account.Here I show that this is a new…
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11 weeks ago
What About “The Breakfast Club”?
It’s hard for me to understand how John Hughes (in glasses) was able to write with so much sensitivity, and also have such a glaring blind spot. Photograph from…
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11 weeks ago
Understanding a Ruby WAT - Software Developer
In my last post, I really tried to write about devops since that is what I’m currently doingprofessionally. But, it just doesn’t tickle my brain. If you, my…
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11 weeks ago
AirPods and the Three Stages of Apple Criticism – ReThink Reviews – Medium
It’s rare for critics, commentators, and especially commenters to admit that they were wrong. One reason is that they are rarely asked to, and being wrong —…
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11 weeks ago
Emmanuel Macron Talks to WIRED About France's AI Strategy
On Thursday, Emmanuel Macron, the president of France, gave a speech laying out a new national strategy for artificial intelligence in his country. The French…
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11 weeks ago
Christopher Steele's Other Report: A Murder In Washington
This is Part Seven of a BuzzFeed News investigation. Part One: Poison In The System Part Two: From Russia With Blood Part Three: The Man Who Knew Too Much Part…
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11 weeks ago
Police File Exposes Holes In The Investigation Into US Death Of Putin’s Media Czar
BuzzFeed News This is Part Six of a BuzzFeed News investigation. Part One: Poison In The System Part Two: From Russia With Blood Part Three: The Man Who Knew…
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11 weeks ago
High-Profile Russian Death In Washington Was No Accident — It Was Murder, Officials Say
This is Part Five of a BuzzFeed News investigation. Part One: Poison In The System Part Two: From Russia With Blood Part Three: The Man Who Knew Too Much Part…
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12 weeks ago
AggregateIQ: the obscure Canadian tech firm and the Brexit data riddle
Play Video 13:04 Cambridge Analytica whistleblower: 'We spent $1m harvesting millions of Facebook profiles' – video ‘F ind Christopher Wylie.” That instruction…
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