Information operations directed at Hong Kong
We are disclosing a significant state-backed information operation focused on the situation in Hong Kong, specifically the protest movement and their calls for political change.
Information operations directed at Hong Kong – https://blog.twitter.com/en_us/topics/company/2019/information_operations_directed_at_Hong_Kong.html
The Architecture of Open Source Applications
Python vs. Rust for Neural Networks
Sicherheit und Datenschutz verspricht Kaspersky den Nutzern seiner Antiviren-Software. Durch ein Datenleck konnten Dritte die Nutzer allerdings jahrelang beim Surfen ausspionieren – sogar im Inkognito-Modus des Browsers.
Kasper-Spy | c't | Heise Magazine – https://www.heise.de/select/ct/2019/18/1566917175248949
Zeitreise: Wie die ISDN-Abschaltung Telekom-Kunden in die 1970er Jahre beamt
Details on the KNOB attack
KNOB Attack – https://knobattack.com/
Home lab server with 20 cores / 40 threads and 128 GB memory – https://louwrentius.com/my-home-lab-server-with-20-cores-40-threads-and-128-gb-memory.html
Proteins That May Restore Damaged Sound-Detecting Cells in the Ear
Ebola Is Now Curable. Here’s How the New Treatments Work
Officials cut short a clinical trial in the Democratic Republic of Congo after two treatments appear to greatly increase patients' survival rates.
Clever Vanity License Plate Backfires On Man, Winds Up With Tons Of Tickets | Talk Radio 105.9 - KNRS
He thought he'd be pranking the DMV with his plate, but it royally backfired.
Clever Vanity License Plate Backfires On Man, Winds Up With Tons Of Tickets | Talk Radio 105.9 - KNRS – https://knrs.iheart.com/content/2019-08-12-clever-vanity-license-plate-backfires-on-man-winds-up-with-tons-of-tickets/
Public Money, Public Code
Public Money, Public Code - Eine Kampagne, damit öffentlich finanzierte Software als Freie Software veröffentlicht wird
Offener Brief - Public Money, Public Code – https://publiccode.eu/de/openletter/
Neuer Blog-Artikel: Wir unterstützen den Offenen Brief „Public Money? Public Code!“ der „Free Software Foundation Europe“ (@fsfe) https://computertruhe.de/2019/08/10/wir-unterstuetzen-den-offenen-brief-public-money-public-code-der-free-software-foundation-europe/ #PublicCode #FSFE
Python is eating the world: How one developer's side project became the hottest programming language on the planet | ZDNet
Frustrated by programming language shortcomings, Guido van Rossum created Python. With the language now used by millions, Nick Heath talks to van Rossum about Python's past and explores what's next.
The US Navy will replace its touchscreen controls with mechanical ones on its destroyers
After a deadly 2017 crash between a destroyer and an oil tanker
Why speaking to yourself in the third person makes you wiser | Aeon Ideas – https://aeon.co/ideas/why-speaking-to-yourself-in-the-third-person-makes-you-wiser
AI Needs Your Data—and You Should Get Paid for It
A new approach to training artificial intelligence algorithms involves paying people to submit medical data, and storing it in a blockchain-protected system.
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