Computers are still babies

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2022-12-03 18:30:33
One of my secret dreams is to start a computer company that make very personal types of computers. I think these colorful mechanical keyboards are a good start but things could be better. For being such expensive things they are really bland and boring. Macbooks are the only laptops I know that look...

The Age of Social Media Is Ending

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2022-12-03 18:30:32
It’s over. Facebook is in decline, Twitter in chaos. Mark Zuckerberg’s empire has lost hundreds of billions of dollars in value and laid off 11,000 people, with its ad business in peril and its metaverse fantasy in irons. Elon Musk’s takeover of Twitter has caused advertisers to pull spending ...

Nick Huber on Twitter: "Entrepreneurship culture in America is all messed up and it’s a shame. TechCrunch. Product Hunt. Shark Tank. It’s all about new ideas. Changing the world. Innovation. 0 to 1. Blue ocean. Venture capital and exits and scalability. And ITS ALL A LIE." / Twitter

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2022-12-03 18:30:18
Entrepreneurship culture in America is all messed up and it’s a shame. TechCrunch. Product Hunt. Shark Tank. It’s all about new ideas. Changing the world. Innovation. 0 to 1. Blue ocean. Venture capital and exits and scalability. And ITS ALL A LIE. Entrepreneurship culture in America is al...

Hunter Biden laptop bombshell: Twitter invented reason to censor Post’s reporting

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2022-12-03 18:30:15
Twitter “just freelanced” its baseless decision to censor The Post’s bombshell Hunter Biden laptop scoop in the run up to the 2020 election — with top-level workers at the social media giant agreeing that controversial decision was “f–ked,” damning insider communications releas...

Python Enhancement Proposals

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2022-12-03 18:30:11
This document proposes to lift some of the restrictions originally formulated in PEP 498 and to provide a formalized grammar for f-strings that can be integrated into the parser directly. The proposed syntactic formalization of f-strings will have some small side-effects on how f-strings are parsed ...

Defining flows | ZIO

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2022-12-03 18:30:09
ZIO Flow is based on defining executable workflows as values of the type ZFlow[R, E, A]. This type is similar to ZIO[R, E, A] in that it represents a program as a value that can fail with the type E or succeed with the type A. The most important difference is that a ZFlow value is serializable, whic...

GitHub - orf/hq: jq, but for HTML

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2022-12-03 18:30:07
hq reads HTML and converts it into a JSON object based on a series of CSS selectors. The selectors are expressed in a similar way to JSON, but where the values are CSS selectors. For example: This will select all .athing elements, and it will create an array (| [{...}]) of objects for each element s...

10-Year Treasury Constant Maturity Minus 2-Year Treasury Constant Maturity (T10Y2Y)

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2022-12-03 18:00:53
Starting with the update on June 21, 2019, the Treasury bond data used in calculating interest rate spreads is obtained directly from the U.S. Treasury Department. Series is calculated as the spread between 10-Year Treasury Constant Maturity (BC_10YEAR) and 2-Year Treasury Constant Maturity (BC_2Y...

Rackspace: Ongoing Exchange outage caused by security incident

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2022-12-03 18:00:50
American cloud computing services provider Rackspace says an ongoing outage affecting its hosted Microsoft Exchange environments and likely thousands of customers was caused by a security incident. The list of impacted services includes MAPI/RPC, POP, IMAP, SMTP, ActiveSync, and the O...

Saluting in Solidarity

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2022-12-03 18:00:47
When Elon Musk walked into Twitter headquarters in late October carrying a sink, it seemed like that image might be the lasting one to exemplify the unfolding chaos and showmanship of the Musk Twitter era. In early November, however, as layoffs roiled the company and former employees announced their...