Show newer

Jnr has decided to get on the Minecraft bus.

"I have misplaced the pen I was just using" and other Tales From Middle-Age.

Calling friends on the phone: it's good.

JP boosted

Terraria developer cancels Google Stadia release after Youtube account ban that killed all of his Google services access.

arstechnica.com/gadgets/2021/0

Figured out my mistake. This piston cartridge is for my Cross pen, not this Parker. That's why it doesn't fit properly.
But now I don't know where my nice Cross pen has got to.

Show thread

Tried to refill an old fountain pen so now one hand is stained with ink.

JP boosted
JP boosted

So 18% of the population of India organised the largest general strike in history. A quarter of a billion people. 3.2% of all living humans on planet Earth. And the English speaking world is mostly just... not paying attention?

JP boosted

Without getting too in the weeds on technical details, the new head of Applied Crypto for Amazon Web Services is a former NSA person who was responsible for helping to backdoor the Dual-EC random number generator years ago.

For those that want to get technical details, here are details on the problems with Dual-EC, the ways that was integrated into RSA BSAFE TLS library and such, check out the Matt Greene article below:

Used my rollerblades for the first time in over 10 years. Didn't die, so I call that a win.

Nothing looks fried on the control board, though. It all seems to be doing what it should. The solenoid just isn't closing to hold the toaster lever down.

Show thread

Main board is sending 20V to it, though the board is marked as 24V for Vcc. I dunno if 4V difference is enough to stop the solenoid powering on.

Show thread
Show older
eigenmagic.net

The social network of the future: No ads, no corporate surveillance, ethical design, and decentralization! Own your data with Mastodon!