Reportedly, in Tokyo, local gangs have started using drones to transport drugs across the city.
In response, the police are using net-carrying drones to try to capture these packets mid-air.
The gangs are counter-attacking with their own net-drones to try and drop police drones.
In a statement with the Tokyo police, they say they "Haven't had this much fun in years"
Cypress Semiconductor just (in December) announced end of life for a huge number of parts.
Some of the last time buy dates are only a few months away.
SX2 USB bridges are affected but not FX2 or FX3 parts.
On the dangers of stale or forgotten DNS resource records https://blog.apnic.net/2019/01/09/be-careful-where-you-point-to-the-dangers-of-stale-dns-records/
"Telecom companies in the US sell access to their customers’ location data to other companies...who then sell it to specific clients and industries."
This is what can happen when you have a completely unregulated data ecosystem. https://twitter.com/josephfcox/status/1082685714066796544
I do if-this-then-that things at home with #mqttwarn (https://jpmens.net/2014/02/17/introducing-mqttwarn-a-pluggable-mqtt-notifier/) so that I don't have to rely on stuff going away for me: "IBM Watson drops IFTTT support" https://vowe.net/archives/017695.html
@rysiek it is false and defamatory to suggest that the Streisand Effect works to a most satisfactory standard :)
Seriously people we need to make "It is false and defamatory to suggest that X Y" into a meme:
RRS Ernest Shackleton via https://www.bas.ac.uk/data/our-data/images/webcams/rrs-ernest-shackleton-webcam/
I love open source. Information Security is important to me. I work on Icecast in my free time.
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