STOP REVEALING OUR SECRETS, TUMBLR.
*raptor screech* https://wandering.shop/media/jDOCBOg4S5x_bsbx7uw
Saturday morning with a mug of tea and a good bug hunt story to read. https://randomascii.wordpress.com/2018/02/25/compiler-bug-linker-bug-windows-kernel-bug/
I did some experiments that really highlight how heavily image recognition algorithms depend on probability - and how unprepared they are for surrealism. #machinelearning
Meet the pirate queen making academic papers free online
Alexandra Elbakyan runs Sci-Hub, a website with over 64 million academic papers available for free to anybody in the world.
"A White Photographer Commercialized And Capitalized Off A Fake Black Model He Created Himself" https://blavity.com/a-white-photographer-commercialized-and-capitalized-off-a-fake-black-model-he-created-himself
DAMN. This is some next-level erasure. Black people, stay woke, be ready. Damn.
Impressive Inkscape extension to do embroidery designs.
We need to figure out how to make it easier for Inkscape extensions to thrive outside the main Inkscape repos.
"Pixel perfect timing attacks"... using draw APIs to break security boundaries in an application and extract sensitive information https://www.contextis.com/resources/white-papers/pixel-perfect-timing-attacks-with-html5
See also https://www.pcworld.com/article/2082200/listen-up-rsa-keys-snatched-by-recording-cpu-sounds-with-a-phone.html https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2013/12/new-attack-steals-e-mail-decryption-keys-by-capturing-computer-sounds/
gnome-class creates GObject signals again! Without signal flags or arguments or signal emission, but the tests are back to all enabled and passing: https://github.com/federicomenaquintero/gnome-class/tree/signals
My friend @prokoudine has a new post up on Libre Graphics World on the state of mastering Inkscape and learning tools that is well worth your time to check out!
Also, don't forget to help support his efforts through his patreon! (https://www.patreon.com/prokoudine)
Wiretapping End-to-End Encrypted VoIP Calls: Real-World Attacks on ZRTP - https://petsymposium.org/2017/papers/issue3/paper01-2017-3-source.pdf
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Homu is the bot that Servo/Rust use to avoid pushing to master by hand; it tests every pull request and can be commanded from PR comments. All the "@bors" comments on rust-lang's github are directed to it.
I want something like that for librsvg. I think it could be useful for GNOME at large.
Has anyone made Homu work with Gitlab?
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