"The software even thought that it spotted singer Roy Orbison who of course has been deceased since 1988 (RIP)."

We scanned thousands of faces in DC today to show why facial recognition surveillance should be banned

What is the preferred init system?

Discussing limericks earlier today reminded me of one of my favorites—I especially like that the last line can be read in two ways still scan.

Here it is:

A preoccupied vegan named Hugh
Picked up the wrong sandwich to chew.
He took a big bite
before spitting, in fright,

Dat moment dat je de eerste keer dit jaar Mariah Carey op de radio langs hoort komen...

Word on the street is that YouTube is suspending people's accounts for posting mildly spammy comments (emojis supporting their favorite youtuber) around YouTube.

The real news is that they're also closing their Gmail accounts over this. I still get a lot of email from gmail.com, even from technology people. The clock is ticking, folks.


Van *alle* pennen die we in huis hebben, weigert uitgerekend deze dienst. Ironisch.

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Heya @frank - het ziet ernaar uit dat je RSS-feed ietwat stuk is wegens een verkeerd datum-formaat (Locale-instellingen?) feedvalidator.org/check.cgi?ur

Ik krijg al een tijdje geen nieuwe posts meer van je binnen in mijn feed reader, en dat is toch jammer. :)

Waarom is de DigiD app niet open source? Waarom staat hij niet op bijvoorbeeld f-droid?

Deze app is, letterlijk, een sleutel tot overheidsdiensten en communicatie. Nog net geen vereiste, gelukkig.

Weten @OpenOverheidNL@twitter.com, @bitsoffreedom@twitter.com, @KeesVee@twitter.com of @kathalijne@twitter.com dat misschien?

Wherein mhoye climbs back out of a rabbit hole with a story:

"But if you ever wondered why just about every terminal in the world is eighty characters wide and twenty-five characters tall, there you go."


tired: "with kind regards,..."
wired: "..., if Brexit doesn't spoil things first."

One of these days I'm going to wake up and find my apartment completely full of yak hair

Somehow I have the feeling this is not completely the idea of a SBC

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