Conversion Theory and ABA treatment of autism is the same thing.
But it is only recently that I learned that it not only looked liked the same thing. It is literally the same thing.
On the "blockchain isn't decentralized" thing, technically a #blockchain system is distributed redundant storage of a single database. It's not a decentralized database system. But this kind of subtlety in distinction gets lost easily within hype-laden tech journalism.
By sheer volume of hype, blockchain systems were able to appropriate the word "decentralized".
The thing about large language models like GPT-3 and Lambda describing the experience of being self-aware is they can also describe the experience of being a squirrel.
Der der følelse når man endelig har annonceret sin afsked...
Farvel til GlobalConnect. Nu skifter jeg til IT-vendor siden, men skal stadigvæk arbejde med dokumentationssystemer for internetudbydere.
It going to be magik. #JobNyt
The Whiskey War has come to an end.
Finally there will be peace along the Danish-Canadian land border.
I've tried to split the account I follow into a 'mostly Danes' and 'mostly tech-people'.
If I have unfollowed you from this account I have probably followed you on @email@example.com instead.
My 5 year old son wants to play some modded Minecraft content on our Nintendo Switch.
I have postponed it for some time, but it was actually quite easy as soon I decided to ignore crappy tutorials created for the youtuber generation.
Now he is using PaperMC with the GeyserMC plugin on an old refurbished MacBook.
I need to reread “No Silver Bullet,” because folks sometimes use the term to mean “something that should be used in all circumstances,” but I’m pretty sure at least the *primary* meaning was “something that provides an order-of-magnitude improvement in the software development process,” which isn’t identical.
I think Word Perfect was the first word processor I used. I was 9 at the time.
Today I still find myself missing the "show formatting" option, when I'm working with editor fields with text formatting.
Much to my surprise WordPerfect still exists:
Got the meme from https://mastodon.technology/@CodingItWrong/108323033111081092
I once ran my own UseNet server…
Mostly about technology and open source, a bit about politics and Denmark.
This Mastodon instance is for people interested in technology. Discussions aren't limited to technology, because tech folks shouldn't be limited to technology either!