Amazon's Jeff Bezos: The richest person in the world - His wealth is now estimated to be $171bn (£137bn), having made billions during the pandemic. more: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-53311792
Since working from home my son has complained about me typing too loudly and my wife about me swearing too much. Not sure what people thought computer programming was all about because that's pretty much it.
Making a /dev/random by putting a radioactive source next to a Geiger counter, it's still a somewhat popular #electronics project today...
But I just realized how old the idea is. It was already a popular technique in the age of analog computers. Screenshot from an analog computer book published in 1959.
Linux kernel coders propose inclusive terminology coding guidelines, note: 'Arguments about why people should not be offended do not scale' - Move won't fix 'brutal system of human misery' but aims to encourage participation In the light of... more: https://go.theregister.com/feed/www.theregister.com/2020/07/06/linux_kernel_coders_propose_inclusive/
TikTok vanishes from Apple’s App Store and Google’s Play Store in India following its ban - Last night, India banned 59 Chinese apps including TikTok, Helo, and WeChat alleging that these apps... more: https://thenextweb.com/in/2020/06/30/tiktok-vanishes-from-apples-app-store-and-googles-play-store-in-india-following-its-ban/ #india
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