January 31, 2016
On Mozilla’s forced SSL. Fuck Mozilla. Fuck Mozilla. Fuck Mozilla. Fuck Mozilla. Fuck Mozilla. Fuck Mozilla. Times infinity.
Mushroom Lamps. Do want.
Soon You’ll Hate Group Chat as Much as You Hate E-mail. Hated it since the 1990s.
January 30, 2016
Race Without Class: the “Bougie” Sensibility of Ta-Nehisi Coates. Coates is a one-trick pony; it’s a good trick, but it gets old.
When Google Thinks They’re Your Mommy. Meanwhile Mozilla actually makes you call them Daddy or you get the hose again.
January 29, 2016
Upgrade or die: Apple’s diabolical re-invention of the version ratchet. Not unique to Apple, but it is evil.
New Science Tells Us That Men In Politics Are Blowhards. Not just men in politics.
The Fire Last Time: Bronze Age apocalypse. Their past is also our future due to climate change.
January 28, 2016
Sweden may expel up to 80,000 failed asylum-seekers. Sweden deciding not to immolate itself?
January 27, 2016
Mercatus Media Metrics. Very libertarian, but the data is good.
January 26, 2016
Germans Ask If Country Is Still Safe After Cologne Attacks. Nope, and won’t be again in the lifetime of anyone now living, especially for women.
The low tricks of high finance: how greedy bankers, weak politicians and timid journalists could cause a new crash. There is no “could” about it.
January 25, 2016
January 24, 2016
Despite this long record of failure, AGI must be possible. And that is because of a deep property of the laws of physics, namely the universality of computation. If AGI is impossible, you could not exist either. QED.
January 23, 2016
The aliens are silent because they’re dead. Soon we will be too.
“Notice-and-Stay-Down” Is Really “Filter-Everything.” Ubiquitous internet filtering is inevitable.
Microsoft silenty adds Amazon root certificates to its CTL. NSA now all up in your computer.
The Trouble With Intel’s Management Engine. For the non-techies, this means that every Intel-based computer has a built-in low-level unexaminable back door.
Boiled peanuts! Pure yumitude.