How tiny machines become capable of learning: Team of physicists develop learning microswimmers -- ScienceDaily
> he discovered that the intruders had gotten pissed off because one of the machines was rebooting on them so often, so they installed about 30 patches (including security patches, plus SSH), a sendmail upgrade (including fixing all their broken aliases, and cleaning the dead accounts from the passwd file), backed-up, re-partitioned the disks, and reloaded all the data (resulting in about a 15% performance increase).
The future is now: Elon Musk _officially_ changed his title at Tesla to Technoking!
First came the coup in Myanmar on Feb. 1, then came the internet censorship that blocked social media sites. Now, the internet is shut down entirely every night.
More in @ooni's new report:
Lunar "Noah's Ark" concept saves backup of millions of plants and animals
My question is: If there is a mass extinction event, who would be left to retrieve and reanimate the Ark?
**China committing genocide against Uighurs, says report**
"China breached 'each and every' provision of UN Genocide Convention in treatment of Uighurs, says US think-tank."
The Uyghur Genocide: An examination of breaches of the 1948 Genocide Convention
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How to Kill Bitcoin (Part 2)
(submitted by noch)
Onion services v2 are retiring.
It's time to migrate to onion services v3.
Here is the planned deprecation timeline:
“It’s police departments, hospitals, tons of city and state governments and credit unions,”
At Least 30,000 U.S. Organizations Newly Hacked Via Holes in Microsoft’s Email Software — Krebs on Security
Would you notice if fake news changed your behavior? An experiment on the unconscious effects of disinformation
"But Sierra, how DO you trick AI training algorithms and sabotage surveillance capitalism?"
It's easy! all you need is a pen and paper
kinda evil how some companies can both make money from things being really good and from things being really bad.
I'm just going to post this with no further comment because I don't want to get suspended.
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