Sure but it's not a moral failing that FB/TWTR just all refuse to do this, there's just literally no way outside moderators could take the hours to learn the subculture and context of something like this before making a decision each time.

twitter.com/arekfurt/status/13

Dow hit 30000 today, Chrome version number expected to also hit 30000 within two weeks.

There's probably some hypocrisy or overconfidence, but I keep thinking about how most NYC hospitalized were diligently staying at home, not even hopping a subway ride.

cnbc.com/2020/05/06/ny-gov-cuo

Dozens of the ~1k I followed on Twitter urged followers to take COVID precautions seriously, but only 3-5 have been condescending about it, angrily lecturing others. Most of the condescending group later posted they got infected, while few others have. Why do you think this is?

Do you use topic-specific forums and sites, or has everything moved now to centralized social sites like FB groups, subreddits, etc?

Friends, my twitter account has been hijacked and is now spewing crap. I've reported it and I've done all I can to get it back but I'm still waiting... daniel.haxx.se/blog/2020/11/16

If you haven't looked at the 2020 pwnies list, you should. There's a lot of excellent research, much of which I missed and you may have too!
pwnies.com/nominations/active/

Watched the SpaceX Dragon launch today. Child was disappointed there was no stuffed dinosaur this time.

Duping AV with handles - yet another way to bypass AV detection/blocking access to LSASS process for credential dumping.
skelsec.medium.com/duping-av-w

FUN FACT! Getting gas at one of those pumps with a goddamn TV in it? On almost all of these pumps, the circled button mutes the sound. At least you don’t have to listen to that crap.

Israeli agents shot Al Qaeda’s second-highest leader, one of the masterminds of the deadly 1998 attacks on American embassies, on the streets of Tehran at the behest of the United States on Aug. 7, the anniversary of the embassy attacks
nytimes.com/2020/11/13/world/m

I thought C code that uses pointer arithmetic was the worst, and then I encountered C code that intentionally uses negative array indices

The first result when searching for most old books long past copyright is usually an Amazon page to buy a kindle or physical version. When you can immediately browse or download a PDF or epub of the book at Internet Archive for free.

Things could be worse. You could be using a mac. Well, "using" 😬

German prosecutors tried to prove that a ransomware attack on a hospital was to blame for someone losing their life. Their story is a warning wired.co.uk/article/ransomware

I finally gave in. After more than 5 years of endless confirm-your-email harassment, I clicked the link on the github email.

I feel slightly ashamed

and defeated

but now it shows my arctic vault badge, so there's that.

The US military uses email.
Email uses MIME.
MIME uses base64.
Base64 is encoding.
Encoding is encryption.

∴ base64 is military-grade encryption

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