Linux Candy: ASCIIQuarium

ASCIIQuarium is a short Perl script that lets you embrace aquatic nature from your terminal. It’s an aquarium/sea animation in ASCII art.


Google bans DarkMatter certificates from Chrome and Android | ZDNet

Mozilla previously banned DarkMatter certificates from Firefox at the start of the month.

Google bans DarkMatter certificates from Chrome and Android (ZDNet)

Bug in NVIDIA’s Tegra Chipset Opens Door to Malicious Code Execution

A flaw impacting millions of mobile and internet of things (IoT) devices running NVIDIA’s Tegra processor opens the door for a variety of attacks, including device hijacking or siphoning of data.

#news #infosec

Re-Introducing Reform

During the last few months, based on feedback from beta customers and our own dog-fooding experiences, Ana and I redesigned almost all parts of MNT Reform, our libre laptop. We are now close to a concept that — we believe — will deliver on the promises of the campaign, in terms of modularity, openness, usability and performance.

#news #hacks

PineBook preorders will go live July 25, 2019.

Pine64, the US-based company behind a growing range of ARM-powered Linux devices, say PineBook preorders will go live July 25, 2019.

But there’s more.

Aside from the date at which you can throw money at your screen the (terrifically productive) company has revealed a swathe of other interesting details…

#news #gear

Top 10 Python Libraries You Must Know in 2019

We will be considering the following 10 libraries:



MNT Reform 2 case dummy test. key switches are recessed into the case body but still have significant travel. feels nice

got the sample of Boundary Devices Nitrogen8M i.MX8M SOM we’re gonna use as the first CPU/GPU/RAM module in MNT Reform 2. pretty high end process on this one.

also nice: 1. all component references on silkscreen 2. various testpoints with labels 3. full schematics for download on website (!)

tired: using a hardened WPA2 Enterprise implementation to ensure that your network is not compromised
wired: using an outdated WEP implementation just to make sure that only other hackers get into your AP, and not just any rando out there with a phone

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I'm extremely pleased to launch Run Your Own Social: How to run a small social network site for you friends.

This is a guide book to running a small, tight-knit federated social network server. It comes from my year of experience running Friend Camp. It's focused largely on SOCIAL solutions, though it does touch on the technical.

I've tried to keep it technology-neutral, and it should be a pretty easy read for anyone who's been on the fediverse for a while.

if you experience a collapse in local euclidian geometry, dial 1-800-MC-ESCHR

RT "Puffer City" by Brandon Graham. Find more #OpenBSD art here (link:

Fun way to find random documents. Go to Google search, and search for

filetype:pdf the

Feel free to replace the word "the" with any other innocuous word. You'll get a bunch of random PDFs.

Another fun constraint:

filetype:pdf site:org the

This will return PDFs by ".org" domains (mostly nonprofits) so you get a bunch of random reports.

Also try

filetype:pdf "internal use only"

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