Astronaut Mark Kelly once smuggled a full gorilla suit on board the International Space Station. He didn't tell anyone about it. One day, without anyone knowing, he put it on... #ISS
whoa, through some weird confluence, a friend on the birdsite RT'd health (the band) at me and @extinct was in the comments! O_o
tiny lil world
every time one of those "IRC was simple, let's go back to simpler protocols" articles comes out, i get to see the IRC protocol again with fresh eyes and.... it is anything but simple.
it's this weird mashup of text, sometimes delimited by spaces, sometimes by ":", with arbitrary numbers mimicking the old FTP protocol.
anyone doing a "simple" protocol today would start with linefeed-terminated json, no numbers, mandatory crypto layer, & so on.
missed opportunity for matrix and the other current contenders
Open source trolling • Developer of some popular NPM packages pushes broken code as a protest https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/dev-corrupts-npm-libs-colors-and-faker-breaking-thousands-of-apps/ #linkblog #npmopensourcezalgoprogrammingtootme
A technical overview about the practical pitfalls of web3 and how, at the end of the day, it's just centralization around corporate platforms, same as web2.
Up to the point that if OpenSea (an NFT marketplace) delists your NFT, most NFT software will not show it in your own wallet anymore. While the NFT might be immutably on the blockchain, everyone just uses OpenSea (or a small list of 3 other platforms) as an API anyway.
youtube finally updated their cast app and now i'm very sorry they did.
if you'd like to pause a video to take a longer look at something, merely hit PAUSE on your phone, then hit the chromecast logo in the upper right corner, then press CONTROLLER, then press the up arrow on the controller, twice... easy!
A wizard appears. He looks grumpy.
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