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RT @internetarchive@twitter.com

If you missed yesterday's #DWeb panel "If Big Tech is Toxic, How do we build Something Better" no worries.

Here's the video.
Don't miss @doctorow@twitter.com @AmandineLePape@twitter.com @arcalinea@twitter.com @mmasnick@twitter.com on regulatory, technical & social paths forward.

blog.archive.org/2020/09/24/dw

🐦🔗: twitter.com/internetarchive/st

A well-written explanation about ordered memory access guarantees / barriers / atomic in (same as in actually):

doc.rust-lang.org/nomicon/atom

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another run of the skulls, finished off my block of red clay!

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Occasionally I have to push "Life Artificial" by David Eubanks, a free novel (Creative Commons license). Yes, fanboi.

It is set in a post-apocalyptic world changed by gene hacking and (written long before that was a hashtag). Most of it was "translated" from the XPlog of an struggling to pay for their own server time. Lucikly cams are everywhere.

Great writing IMO. Deserves to be better known.

lifeartificial.com/

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Paper proposes that BERT’s impressive performance might be attributed to “exploitation of spurious statistical cues in the dataset” and that without them, BERT may be no better than random models.
medium.com/syncedreview/has-be

Moloch! Moloch who entered my soul early! They broke their backs lifting Moloch to Heaven!

Time again for Allen Ginsberg (3min): youtube.com/watch?v=Nonab6djMA

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A non-class non-array prvalue cannot be cv-qualified. (Note: a function call or cast expression may result in a prvalue of non-class cv-qualified type, but the cv-qualifier is immediately stripped out.)

// It is all clear now

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Write.as is now #FOSS! 🎉 We've named the software behind it #WriteFreely.

WriteFreely lets you self-host a single federated blog or a community of blogs. It's written in Go / #golang, it's lightweight, and runs everywhere -- even on a Raspberry Pi! (We tried 😁)

We just launched v0.1 this weekend, and v0.2 is already coming out early this week. You can try a full demo here: pencil.writefree.ly

Get started with hosting or find a permanent instance here: writefreely.org

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#2015 "New Phone Thread" 

I'm going to tell the manufacturer that their business practices are ADMIRABLE and ETHICAL and their developers are ATTRACTIVE and I'm going to report them to the FCC for their IMPECCABLE VIRTUE.
xkcd.com/2015/

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's keynote at the 2017 Neural Information Processing Systems should be first-day-of-class required viewing before anyone is let loose on machine learning tools:

youtu.be/fMym_BKWQzk

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