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“Meaning is everywhere. There is always meaning. Or at least all things show a disturbing tendency to have meaning ascribed to them when intelligent creatures are present. It’s just that there’s no final Meaning, with a capital M. Though the illusion that there might be is comforting for a certain class of mind.”
― Iain M. Banks

"RELEASE IN FULL THE INFORMATION CONTAINED INSIDE THE SHIELDED SUBSTRATE!"

-Iain M. Banks

RT @doctorow@twitter.com

AWDL is Apple's mesh networking protocol, a low-level, device-to-device wireless system that underpins tools like Airdrop. It is implemented in the Ios kernel, a high-privilege, high-risk zone in Iphone and Ipad internals.

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🐦🔗: twitter.com/doctorow/status/13

RT @HenriNurmi@twitter.com

Challenge completed! Successfully sniffed the BitLocker key from the SPI bus, and decrypted the drive.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/HenriNurmi/status/

TIL: running external commands on parts of text without deleting them with with :<firstline,lastline>w !cmd ...

Call it mixed results:

RT @cstross@twitter.com

This is TOTALLY the 21st century fashion all the 40s pulp magazine covers told us we’d be wearing! All it needs is a ray gun. twitter.com/darrenrovell/statu

🐦🔗: twitter.com/cstross/status/133

picotts a text-to-speech software that has a rather good German setting reads "Open Source" as "Open Shurke" which translates to english as "Open Scoundrel" ... and I think that's beautiful.

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