TIL: If you have a 'compose' key on your Linux keyboard (my right alt key works for this), if you type <Compose> then P then O then O you get 💩 (but weirdly not in the browser! It worked on a terminal though, usefully.)
<Compose>LLAP is fun too.
This is also where you get to type keys like € ⇒ ‽ and ⓂⒶⓁⒶ too!
Zero(!) of Google's 85,000 employees have been phished since the company started requiring U2F https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/07/google-security-keys-neutralized-employee-phishing/
Is there a term like Birtherism for right-wing outlets like @TabletMag@twitter.com’s conspiracy theory that Julia Salazar isn’t really Jewish? "Brisism"? https://www.haaretz.com/us-news/.premium-julia-salazar-claims-racism-after-jewish-identity-questioned-1.6414516
"The amount of data being recorded is increasing at 30 to 40 percent per year... the capacity of modern hard drives is increasing at less than half that rate" https://spectrum.ieee.org/computing/hardware/why-the-future-of-data-storage-is-still-magnetic-tape
lmao Giuliani is too corrupt for even Trump’s State Department https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/giuliani-letter-criticizing-romanias-anti-corruption-drive-draws-state-department-attention/2018/08/29/8d8f689c-abcf-11e8-8f4b-aee063e14538_story.html
Fedora will be removing packages with known vulnerabilities from its repos https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=news_item&px=Fedora-FESCo-Enforcing-Security. I hope more distros adopt this policy
Oh wow I didn't realize Xi Jinping's father was the head of China's first special economic zone https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-08-28/bridge-to-china-s-silicon-valley-may-swallow-up-hong-kong
Andrew Cuomo ordered the NY Attorney General to stop investigating the mishandling of the Harvey Weinstein case mere days after receiving a large donation from his lawyer https://thinkprogress.org/andrew-cuomo-harvey-weinstein-lawyers-probe-01009b46ecbf/
Apparently the writer/director of Reds was besties with McCain https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/reliable-source/wp/2018/08/28/the-surprising-and-enduring-friendship-of-warren-beatty-and-john-mccain/
That a news outlet as popular as Jezebel is (correctly) criticizing a DSA candidate from the left shows how far leftward the country's Overton window has moved https://jezebel.com/these-3-600-comments-are-none-too-pleased-with-alexandr-1828611560
That a news outlet as popular as Jezebel is (correctly) criticzing a DSA candidate from the left shows how far leftward the country's Overton window has moved recently https://jezebel.com/these-3-600-comments-are-none-too-pleased-with-alexandr-1828611560
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