How many spare IDE cables should I keep to be safe for the future?
Thou shalt have secrets from your TV. We need an #IndieTV! http://www.networkworld.com/article/2843094/microsoft-subnet/one-lawyer-may-have-just-killed-part-of-the-internet-of-things.html
Totally amazed that OSIS still exists and is somewhat active. http://osis.idcommons.net/wiki/Main_Page
When they say “provide owners with certain choices regarding collection, use, sharing of [personal] Information”, you know it’s a fig leaf. https://www.globalautomakers.org/sites/default/files/document/attachments/Global%20Automakers%20and%20Alliance%20FTC%20Letter%20Commitment%20and%20Privacy%20Principle%20%20%20.pdf
ISPs removing STARTTLS? Next thing you know, they’ll open your front door when you’re not home. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2014/11/starttls-downgrade-attacks
“[people] being used as pawns in the ISPs’ business disputes”. #notacompetitivemarket #netneutrality http://www.newamerica.org/oti/new-report-beyond-frustrated-the-sweeping-consumer-harms-as-a-result-of-isp-disputes/
@archlinuxarm mounts Apple hfsplus file systems out of the box. Nice.
Look, @comcast, you and friends chose to monopolize internet access. As a consequence, you get #NetNeutrality rules. If there was a vibrant market in last-mile providers, net neutrality rules would be far less needed. Personally, I’d like both vibrant competition and no funny backroom deals.
Did hell freeze over? Microsoft open-sourcing .NET??? http://news.microsoft.com/2014/11/12/microsoft-takes-net-open-source-and-cross-platform-adds-new-development-capabilities-with-visual-studio-2015-net-2015-and-visual-studio-online/
Regretting I bought an @nvidia graphics card. Requires mystery black box code to run on my Linux box. Fortunately, the card is old. Next time, dear nvidia, I vote for somebody else who is open-source friendly.