- a microSD card weighs somewhere around 0.4g
- the highest capacity microSD that's easily available is 256GB
- a trebuchet can throw a 90kg projectile over 300m

90kg worth of microSD cards is 225,000 of them

Therefore a trebuchet can throw 57.6PB of data over 300m

This would have the highest throughput of any telecommunications network ever created

Going off on a tangent: the change to Chromium Extension Manifest isn't even that bad outside of them phasing out the webRequest api. One of the proposed features is to have permission settings for extensions analogues to Android App permissions.

There is an interesting argument to be made for his point of view.
Committing to a project with their input might be a good choice for Mozilla's future. However I don't see how Google's grip on the Chromium project can be loosened.
As we can currently see with the Chrome Extension Manifest, their arguably profit driven decisions might hurt user freedom.
We'll see how Microsoft's involvement will work out and if they can be a counterweight.


Why do I have the bad habit of switch back and forth between browsers? Idealistically I’d use Firefox, as I don’t want to give Chrome/Chromium(blink/v8) and by extension Google even more power. Them forcing their standards (amp for instance) on sites which want search engine representation is very bad. On the other hand, Chromes performance feels much better when it comes to ja heavy sites and video/streaming media

As much as I appreciate video games becoming more accepted as a mainstream medium, I could really do without the real life events. eurogamer.net/articles/2018-10

There should be a global 'awareness' week for developers. For a week reduce your RAM to 2 GB, disable all cores except 2, downscale your resolution to 1366x768 and cap your internet at 1 Mbps (or less for mobile developers)...

Maybe, just maybe we will start to have less crappy, bloated software.

microeconomics lectures sure are a fun thing to sit through. It’s pretty interesting though

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