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we need an instance for @acw
that interprets #APL on the fly

@saper "web browser in APL instead of JavaScript is on my to-do list

@saper lol I'll blog this up

remember that apple engineer who killed himself at work. how did they change how they operate to prevent thisd

everyone is afraid to deal with raw html anyumore. you all just want to call by id and let javascript work for you. One line of APL can tell you who put "<" and ">" in their text, so you remove that and use the same line again to parse HTML into a nested structure. boom.

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you guys think my typos are bad? its really cause my tootcolumn likes to blinck and lag so much that its a pain to correct and also im fending off neural nets that want to learn how to 🍍

inner HTML on all the things in my dropdown...the hardway:

1↓¨1↓(⊂,'>')~⍨(~+\(1 ¯1 0)['<>'⍳str])⊂str

#APL

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You use SSH every day. But did you ever wonder how it came to be attributed port 22? Here's the story, straight from the horse's... well... Tatu Ylonen's mouth: ssh.com/ssh/port

And if after reading that you're wondering why FTP had 21 and Telnet 23 (leaving 22 free), you should go back to the NCP protocol that preceded TCP: pcvr.nl/tcpip/introduc.htm

okay ivanka is talking. im done live tooting

HERE IS THE CRAZIEST THING

The audio on the ISS sounds a lot clearer than the mic in the oval office

"WHEN ARE WE GETTING TO MARS"

THE OTHER GUY JUST GOT TO SPACE

"HOW WAS THE TRIP, EASY COMPLICATED?"
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TRUMP ASKS "WHAT ARE WE LEARNING BY BEING IN SPACE"

WHY IS THE RADIO DELAY FROM THE WHITEHOUSE TO OUTERSPACE QUICKER THAN IT TAKES ANYONE ON THE NEWS TO TALK TO OTHER REPORTERS ON REMOTE LOCATIONS

okay, so i work on a timer, but i paused it to hear trump talk live to astronauts

@vfrmedia @NinahMarie they arent used for their traditional math notation. ∇ is for defining functions and ∆ is just a character. idk

@vfrmedia @NinahMarie ammonium nitrate, magnesium, air, earth, fire, water, and salt are all valid APL chars

@shalf im not too famil8iar with the event. will they be there all week?