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Telephone Time-of-Day Service | NIST
The audio portions of the WWV and WWVH broadcasts can also be heard by telephone. The time announcements are normally...
time  hn 
12 days ago by koozie
Dropping Acid
In the 1980s, musicians in Chicago built a new genre out of obsolete machinery. Listeners lost their minds.

TB-303 computer controlled
music  hn 
13 days ago by koozie
Tutorial: How to create your own distributed website in just a few seconds
The Interplanetary File System (IPFS) is a peer-to-peer hypermedia protocol aimed to replace HTTP with a name-based system. One of the main use cases for this new technology is that it allows you to…
web  hn 
13 days ago by koozie
MergedFile - PDF - The First 100 Customers
Starting your own business and getting your first 100 customers.
hn  business 
21 days ago by koozie
Nick Busey / HomelabOS · GitLab
Your very own offline-first privacy-centric open-source data-center!
hn 
28 days ago by koozie
U.S. Secret Service Warns ID Thieves Are Abusing USPS’s Mail Scanning Service | Hacker News
Problem with "Informed Delivery" with USPS service. Service allows anyone to sign up for an address to get images of letter size mail passing thorugh the system. Images are for the outside of envelopes, not the contents inside.
hn  usps 
4 weeks ago by koozie
What I say to people who are looking for a job — Greg Kamradt
How to figure out what you want to do with your life to make money and support yourself.
jobs  help  career  business  hn 
4 weeks ago by koozie
Production Installation — Zulip 1.9.0 documentation
Another open source instant messaging software, like slack, but that can be self hosted, like rocketchat.
hn  instant-messaging 
4 weeks ago by koozie
Moonlight
found through HN posting.
freelance  hn 
4 weeks ago by koozie
The Illustrated TLS 1.3 Connection: Every Byte Explained
Every byte of a TLS 1.3 connection explained and reproduced
ssl  tls  howto  hn 
4 weeks ago by koozie
What’s Hiding in Your PDF? | Hacker News
List of tools to view data embedded in PDFs. XML and other objects and streams can be embedded inside PDFs.
pdf  hn 
5 weeks ago by koozie
Disputing Definitions - LessWrong 2.0
I have watched more than one conversation—even conversations supposedly about
cognitive science—go the route of disputing over definitions. Taking the classic
example to be "If a tree falls in a forest, and no one hears it, does it make a
sound?", the dispute often follows a course like this:

If a tree falls in the forest, and no one hears it, does it make a sound?

Albert: "Of course i... (Read More)
hn  definitions  dictionary  disputes 
5 weeks ago by koozie
How to be an open source gardener
I do a lot of work on open source, but my most valuable contributions haven’t been code. Writing a patch is the easiest part of open source. The truly hard stuff is all of the rest: bug trackers, mailing lists, documentation, and other management... | Steve Klabnik | “The most violent element in society is ignorance.” - Emma Goldman
tech-essay  hn  rails  ruby  linux 
6 weeks ago by koozie
Ask HN: How do you monitor your websites? | Hacker News
pingdom like services recommended for monitoring web sites. Amazon lambda service is also mentioned

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- Custom health check endpoint: checks a bunch of internal status metrics (NewRelic metrics for speed and error rate, DB connection check, a few E2E tests). Returns a simple overall status: OK, Warning (error rate high but not critical, slower than usual response times), Critical (DB down, errors high, anything else). Benefit of this approach is that it's easy to add new health checks a...
hn  ping  management  server  web 
6 weeks ago by koozie
Phrack Magazine (1985-2016) | Hacker News
Randy and Craig (Taran King and Knight Lightning) did an amazing job with Phrack. It was an honor to write for them, and I almost never see them mentioned when people talk about the zine. The zine, and the St. Louis Summercons, were hugely influential. I'm still friends with a bunch of folks from that scene.
If it weren't for a timely late night phone call from Craig needing some more content for an issue, the Conscience of a Hacker would probably not have been written.

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All this BBS talk ...
magazine  hn 
6 weeks ago by koozie
Paper Airplane Designs | Hacker News
paper airplanes and how to fold them.
hn 
7 weeks ago by koozie
Think Professors Are Liberal? Try School Administrators | Hacker News
good write up on comparing liberal versus conservative points of view, and teachers versus college administrators that deal directly with college students.

NY Times opinion piece.
hn  politics 
8 weeks ago by koozie
Poor Man’s Bose – Open Office and on the Go Noise Control | Hacker News
references to Bose noise cancelling headphones and other gadgets for working in an open office plan workplace
hn  headphones  bose 
9 weeks ago by koozie
Ask HN: What are the best textbooks in your field of expertise? | Hacker News
What are the best textbooks in your field of expertise?

programming, audio,
book  books  hn  textbooks  pdf 
10 weeks ago by koozie
Ask HN: Best alternative to Gmail? | Hacker News
Best email hosting provider recommendations
email  hn 
11 weeks ago by koozie
C64 OS — An OS with Modern Concepts
Rebuilding the original c64 with new hardward.
via:hackernews  c64  hn 
12 weeks ago by koozie

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