It's not pretty, but it works!
It's not pretty, but it works!
I started playing Mass Effect LE. Lots to like, but EA isn't making this easy for me
Just a trippy browser-based fluid simulation
Sam Curry, Brett Buerhaus, Ben Sadeghipour, Samuel Erb, and Tanner Barnes hack into Apple's infrastructure and find some serious issues
Sad to see a legend go
A ripped Wil Wheaton, battling an Orc John Scalzi while riding a Unicorn Pegasus Kitten
Automatic test grading grades almost purely based on the presence of keywords. Students live on a healthy dose of word salad!
Unsurprisingly, exclusives hurt the industry, and that extends to audiobooks too
It's like a secretary constantly whispering into your ear. In theory super cool, in real life sort of eerie.
Due to some pathfinding preferenes in RCT2 a well crafted mazes takes aged for our little visitors
You can still use your current device, but…
Apple tells Epic that they’ll terminate their developer account. This is starting to turn into a full fledged shit hurricane
Amazon bans (and then lifts ban) podcasts complaining about Amazon on Amazon owned platforms. Because of ”Intellectual Property”
A bunch of ejected dust was causing Betelgeuse to dim
Mozilla signs fresh Google search deal worth mega-millions as 25% staff cut hits Servo, MDN, security teams
Google continues to pay Mozilla to be their default search engine
MDN will continue to exist despite layoffs. I’m wondering in what state though.
When Microsoft's ambitious 'Netflix of gaming' service launches in September, it won't arrive on Apple devices – here's why
Apple doesn’t like having Microsoft’s xCloud in the App Store, because they’re control freaks
Mozilla lays off 250+ people (a quarter of their workforce), changes their business focus
A well written blog entry explaining how macros in Microsoft Office documents can escape the sandbox and infect macOS
Why contextual ads are not only better for the user, but also better for the site who is running them
Firefox gets a better Enhanced Tracking Protection which now also blocks redirect trackers
Apple revokes a developer certificate, causing a scary malware warning for the users of the app, because some automated process wrongfully flagged the account
SpaceX launched Crew Dragon with two Astronauts. It docked at the ISS and now returned safely back with both of them
The FBI got three people for the Twitter hack, mainly due to their stupidity.
Turns out, there is super old bacteria in seafloor mud
Mars 2020 is on its way, with a couple new experiments
A nice article on Ars, summarising the idea, history, and current state of SETI
Scammers use Woz to scam Youtube users. Woz is not amused
Some BLM videos are getting removed, because they have musicologists playing during the protests
An interesting read about the IP protocol
An in-depth look at what’s up with Mass Effect’s black blobs
Worms Armageddon gets a new patch!
The new Twitter API fixes some of the more annoying issues with the current one
James Webb Telescope launch delay to October 31, 2021
The EU court rules against yet another data-sharing deal with the USA
Another great ATP episode, this time with an extended follow up, insightful comments about ARM Macs and Thunderbolt 4 for dummies
The General Court of the European Union said that Apple pays all the taxes it needs to, the European Commission isn’t thrilled about it
Twitter got hacked, a bunch of high-profile accounts tweet out Bitcoin scamming tweets
Gruber talks about the Gmail app and split-screen on iPadOS
Kurzgesagt is talking about intelligence
Facebook broke a crapton of apps. Again.
Thunderbolt 4 details are out. No extra bandwidth, but a few other goodies
ThiefQuest (formerly EvilQuest) is even worse than we thought, it doesn’t only encrypt your crap, it seems passwords and CC data too!
Google’s AMP confuses users about which site they’re on. This could cause some serious phishing issues
The new, internally developed, voting app for the European Parliament only runs on iOS, which causes issues for some
The EU published its EN45554 standard, defining 5 categories of repairability
Europe is planning to build a 100km long successor to the LHC
Apple makes a tiny step towards developers and doesn't block guideline violations in bug-fix updates
Apple updates their review policy for apps, adds feedback channel for developers
Patagonia, Upwork, REI, and The North Face join "Stop Hate For Profit"
Apple announces iOS and iPadOS 14, watchOS 7 and macOS Big Sur. Also,
ARM Macs Macs based on “Apple “Silicon
The Hey app got their update approved!
The group behind the information-stealing Trojan GraceWire is now using websites with CAPTCHA to avoid automated analysis
The CAL on board the ISS is starting to provide results by creating longer lasting Bose-Einstein condensates than on earth
Apple releases their Developer app on macOS. It’s very Catalyst.
The Flimsiness of ‘Business vs. Consumer’ as a Justification for Apple’s Rejection of Hey From the App Store for Not Using In-App Purchases
Apple is making up bullshit arguments about why “Hey” can’t be on the App Store
CIA’s hacking tools went public, because the CIA is incapable of doing security
The European Commission is investigating Apple for its App Store and Apple Pay
General Electric adds DRM to their fridge
ATP launches a membership program to lower their dependency on sponsors
The founding of OpenZFS submitted a patch to replace
dependent ; Pricks on the internet lose their shit
Rumor about Apple announcing custom ARM chips for their Mac lineup are manifesting again
A new proof-of-concept study about Saturns Hexagons and what could cause them
Black Lives Matter.
Instagrams declares that users embedding their content don't have the license to embed other people's content
Physicists theories that we could think of black holes as holograms and hold information
AMC is going bankrupt, blames the current situation. Lots of monopolies involved too.
Building an iMeesage client for Windows
I link, therefore I am
darkness my old friend world!