@CobaltVelvet I prefer to have a competent CA who is on the hook if they fuck up than a CA whom is not
Our cert comes with a $100,000 bond.
LE comes with $0.
"What is Debian all about, really? Or: friction, packaging complex applications"
@maiyannah Nobody previously had the clout to say "these shall be the dimensions", and once Team Navy stamped the spec, nobody else's variants would stack up. Literally.
@gideonro's seen some of my Ontology of Technologica Mechanisms stuff, I've been spinning that around for a year or so, and /network/ or /dendritic/ mechanisms are a huge component. That's /anything/, physical or logical, that can be described as nodes & links, graphs & edges.
@maiyannah The story of freight containerisation is similar, with proposals floated by the 1940s (WWII) and 1950s, but it wasn't until the Vietnam War, when the US Navy (the largest nationalised shipping and logistics corporation in the world) had a cargo movement problem to a small and unindustrialised part of SE Asia, along with certain labour-relations issues with the population. The 20-foot and 40-foot shipping container specs arose from that....
Apparently my drug insurance saved me $1,278.66.
I paid $5 for all my meds.
The Switter stuff is a good reminder about why I'm so very uncomfortable with Cloudflare. I'm not blaming the people behind Cloudflare, who I think know and have expressed why FOSTA is dangerous, but rather Cloudflare's fundamental positioning as a source of centralization.
Content Addressed Storage > Content Delivery Networks
In a perfect example of just how backwards Facebook's priorities are, their automatic image alt text now uses facial recognition to tell me who is in a picture, but if the image contains text, said text isn't OCR'd. Creepy privacy violations OK, improved accessibility not so much. Got it.