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Julien Deswaef @xuv@mastodon.social

Fooling around with polyhedral Conway operations. This is what happens to a dodecahedron and a cube when you apply series of giro and reflect, and "forget" to canonicalize the result.

Many of these terms meant little to me a week ago. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conway_p

My Grandad's advice for safe driving was: "Always remember you're controlling a potentially lethal weapon". I think it helped me to take driving even more seriously.

Perhaps it's good advice for us technologists too...

"Always remember you're programming a potential platform for bullying and harassment".

"Always remember you're designing a potential system for mass surveillance".

"Always remember you're deploying a potential tool for mass social unrest".

May I draw your attention to this hilarious example of fooling an image recognition algorithm with a small patch of carefully engineered noise?
arxiv.org/abs/1801.02608

If you *only* want to cross-post RTs or Boosts you can uncheck the normal posting options and just select RTs and/or Boosts.

Hey all, @wblut is back here. Let's all flood him with welcome messages. He is an excellent developer of complex generative 3D shapes in , among other things. 😉 wblut.com/

Hopefully, the Certificate Security issue is solved by now. Let me know if it's not the case for you.

For those who see an SSL certificate problem, follow the link in http only: p.xuv.be/how-to-transition-fro

(working on it. Sorry for the inconvenience)

The publisher of the first book of thought the book would only please young boys. So he asked Joanne Rowling to slightly change her name to J. K. Rowling (she never had a middle name), so that it would sound like she was a male author.

Watching "Voldemort: Origins of the Heir". Or what seems to be a pretty well made 52min unofficial . youtube.com/watch?v=C6SZa5U8sI

(avec sous-titres français pour ceux qui veulent)

Hey , is there an iOS app similar to ? The feature I like the most with Twidere
is having in the same app my account and my account. Anything available?

Hey data and visualization folks: How would you feel about a data + vis Mastodon instance with a focus on sharing, critiquing, and helping with work?

I've explained in more detail over on the Twitter poll thread: twitter.com/alignedleft/status

#datavis #mastdon

Tweet from Kevin Beaumont (@GossiTheDog), at Jan 12, 18:21 - Linux Kernel Mailing List has been offline for 2 days because it’s hosted on a PC at home which had a power outage and now needs a password entering to boot. t.co/YHChR7yURq

twitter.com/GossiTheDog/status