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> a worldwide pandemic
> vaccines developed suspiciously quickly
> major chip shortages
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If cats must be microchipped to ID them, and they're registered; can I take a cat as ID for an election?

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"Installation: we recommend that you use Docker."

what I'm supposed to see: "hey, it's a simple one-liner! Such clean install, much wow."

what I actually see: "we couldn't figure out how to install this thing on anything but our own machine, but hey, here is a well-compressed image of our entire disk, use this instead so that we can stop trying"

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just in case anyone was still labouring under the assumption that HN is a tech site instead of pop business news.

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RT @binitamshah@twitter.com

Recovering a whole PEM Private Key when half of it is redacted : blog.cryptohack.org/twitter-se credits @CryptoHack__@twitter.com

🐦🔗: twitter.com/binitamshah/status

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friendly reminder -- polkit's authorization rules are written in JavaScript and is thereby webshit

freedesktop.org/software/polki

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What a time to be alive. An older gentleman had a Cat filter turned on in Zoom. And they don't know how to turn it off. "I'm here... I'm not a cat".

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@sir I agree, but my approach is slightly different:

First do the hard stuff. Then conclude that the rest is boring and there's not much point doint it. I've proven it can be done. QED. Let's move on to the next project.

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Google meanwhile thinks, it's a "Critical Security Alert" if you login without providing them your mobile number.

I think for journalists the opposite is true. It's a critical security alert to register your writing tools with your personal identifiers if both can be accessed by state agencies.

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