I really like unexpected real-world side-channel attacks https://cacm.acm.org/news/246744-picking-locks-with-audio-technology/fulltext
Is Wild at Heart my favourite Lynch movie? It just might be. Can it be 30 years? Apparently so. https://www.theguardian.com/film/2020/aug/17/wild-at-heart-at-30-david-lynchs-divisive-and-unruly-road-movie
Starting a new thread to talk about Daniel Ingalls' wonderful "Evolution of Smalltalk" paper from June 2020, via @smuglispweenie
I really love the simplicity of Smalltalk-72 and I wish we could re-investigate something like it. Even Lua or Io aren't quite this simple.
<< To evaluate a token stream representing an expression, control is passed to the object represented by the first token, and the remainder of the stream is passed to it as a message. >>
why does it seem like the ancient greeks percieved colour so very differently from us https://aeon.co/essays/can-we-hope-to-understand-how-the-greeks-saw-their-world
Tiny Pilot! Homebrew KVM over IP Kind of surprised that this works, but it's a neat idea if you have too many headless home servers (and I do).
@mala talking of feeling old, I think your blog is way kinder on the eyes in an 2020 RSS reader than it is in a 2020 browser, there's some kind of message there.
I built the IMDb message boards. I ran the last.fm databases. I rendered the picturebooks at Wonderbly. I survived Makeshift. Good at naming things.
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