Feds: We have to redact documents to protect sources and methods! Somebody could get killed otherwise!
Just watched Black Panther. Not a single good thing about it, and I'm told, it's par for the course in Spandex Operas, like, not especially worse than the others. Music by committee, cinematography by tug-of-war, recycled sound effects, and CGI that doesn't look like it's progressed since the first X-MEN movie or Phantom Menace. This is seriously the worst film I've seen since Fortress.
UK Wanking License
"Adults who want to view pornographic websites will be able to buy a code at newsagents to prove they are over 18 when new age verification laws are introduced later this year. A 16-digit code - or “porn pass” [eds. WANKING LICENSE] - will be one option available to the estimated 25 million Britons who regularly visit adult websites and so will be required to prove they are not under age."
Built a 100% free T400 today, with a super fast 2.93 GHz CPU, 8 GB RAM, 240 GB SSD, #Libreboot and a free Atheros AR9285 WiFi chip. Perfect for activists and hackers. Intel ME completely removed. Evil-maid protection. WiFi monitor mode built-in.
Two more will follow tomorrow. It takes an effort, as you have to take the thing apart entirely, but it's totally worth it + not even *that* expensive.
Will try out quad-core CPUs soon, then the performance will be comparable to T420 laptops
Some a-hole elsewhere called me smug for pointing out we all use our smartphones too much. Methinks I may have struck a nerve.
The Amish understand a life-changing truth about technology the rest of us don’t
"It’s not that the Amish view technology as inherently evil. No rules prohibit them from using new inventions. But they carefully consider how each one will change their culture before embracing it. And the best clue as to what will happen comes from watching their neighbors."
Let me tell you about car trouble...