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Travel Sucks


Sooo when I booked my trip to the next Ubuntu sprint, I made a mistake and put in Friday morning instead of Saturday morning. Of course I can't leave Friday morning because the sprint is still going on, so I had to scramble and reschedule before my wallet got completely fucked. I was able to […]

Damn. Now where’s Facebook’s?


Google has a transparency report page up showing how much money was spent on political ads. The biggest spend: Florida, at $1,148,900. Biggest spender: TRUMP MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN COMMITTEE "This section contains information about this advertiser's political ads shown to users from May 31st, 2018 onwards. It is updated weekly." That's only the spending […]

Flame Sniper


Let's say, for the sake of argument, that someone had a laser weapon. If they wanted to, they could shine it though your window, and set anything they wanted to on fire, perhaps your drapes if nothing else. Such a thing mounted to a drone would be bad...

End of an era (ha)


I took down my QT/Android apps from Play; they had very few users and I have not done anything with them in months. Maybe I should start working again on Livetuner, add some of the network functionality I was hoping for. Or I could 3D print some guns, that'd be fun too.

CC


I moved CC into a container, and finally took down the ancient Vaio server that was supporting the old setup. Quite a run for a Pentium 4 from 2002!