Saturday, November 17, 2018

deepin 15.8 Linux distribution available for download -- replace Windows 10 now!
Marla hates Win 10. Might have to give this a shot.

Love this image

Amateur Don Machholz Discovers His 12th Comet!
One of the true heros of citizen science discovers his 12th comet!

Introducing Chartify: Easier chart creation in Python for data scientists
Chartify from Spotify. New visualizaiton package.

Modern cryptography in PHP 7.2 with Sodium
Yes, PHP really does have the BEST crypto of any popular language.

Friday, November 16, 2018

An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones
Blog about habits, decisions, etc.

How the Ballpoint Pen Killed Cursive
Argues that the ballpoint, not the computer killed cursive. 

My Current Setup in 2018
One Mac user's setup.

The Wonderful World of Elliptic Curve Cryptography
Technical article, but still feel it could be done better. 

A Deep Dive into the Shark Tank: An Analysis of 9 Seasons of Shark Tank
Not as detailed as I'd like, but some overall trends do emerge.

How to Use The Law of Homogeneous Sequences to Drastically Increase The Return on Your Time
Hint: no interruptions.

Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) Reconnaissance
Open source snooping on folks and businesses.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

The Wonderful World of Elliptic Curve Cryptography
intro to elliptic curve crypto

Google Launches New Tool That Grades A Site’s SEO Implementation
New SEO tool from Google.

Measure Review performance and get detailed guidance on how to improve it.
New SEO tool from Google.

Don’t look for the right answer. Try this instead.
Something I've advocated for a while: find the right question, not answer.

QUIC, a multiplexed stream transport over UDP
Pretty radical networking stuff, here.

In Conversation: Alex Trebek The Jeopardy! icon on retirement, his legacy, and why knowledge matters.
Here's to you, Trebek!

quillette - center of the intellectual dark web
intelligent people that aren't bullied into political correctness.