I have encountered more image descriptions on Mastodon in 24 hours than I have in Twitter in a couple of years. Seriously. I'm not exaggerating.
As a blind person, this means a lot to me. If you read this and you describe your images, thank you so, so, so much on behalf of all of us. If you don't, now you know you'll be helping random Internet strangers make sense of your posts by typing in a few more words than usual.
it was kernel 2.6.18 yet
#security https://nitter.eu/_markel___/status/1373059797155778562 "Wow, we have found two undocumented x86 instructions in Intel CPUs which completely control microarchitectural state (yes, they can modify microcode)"
That is ... interesting research. Using the word "completely" here has me interested. Really curious.
It's almost enough to obscure last week's new & improved speculative execution vulns https://engineering.virginia.edu/news/2021/04/defenseless-uva-engineering-computer-scientists-discover-vulnerability-affecting
And, wow. We are only at Monday. Come and top that, #infosec researchers!
"30 Years Of Linux - An Interview With Linus Torvalds: Linux and Git"
Fontemon, an entire #game inside an otf font!
(some) #linux networking tools
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