peak tech up at google I/O where in a slide from a presentation about machine translation, apparently nobody can be bothered to translate the word "German", as in the language right (it's "Deutsch", not "Deutsche") and apparently the Indonesian in there ("bahasa") just translates to "Language", like not the Indonesian language, just any language.
Crows roost communally. Crows can describe individual humans and inform other crows in their community about threats and friends. Corvids are highly intelligent and very social. Birds are dinosaurs.
Part of the fun of feeding crows is realizing that, as a direct result, real live dinosaurs are going to talk to each other about you personally.
#mozilla just announced in the bug report that they “should” have fixed it by extending the existing certificate’s lifetime (yes, that’s possible) and that it’s being rolled out now..
So that’s almost 9 hours to a fix? Big oof. 😵
#firefox add-on outage update page
They're testing a fix as of midnightish US west coast Friday night
#RCE on #Dell windows standard installs through website content. Arbitrary browser.
This sounds really bad at first, but at least it is not trivial. But an attacker on the local network could pull it off, think open WiFi with captive portal.
Detailed write-up here: https://d4stiny.github.io/Remote-Code-Execution-on-most-Dell-computers/
Hey LazyVerse! I'm looking for some tips to help 🐧 interpret the ACPI 💩 in my Dell laptop with Ryzen 2500U chipset. Hit me up with your knowledge 🧠
Anti-nihilist sums up my worldview surprisingly well.
“Don't cling to pain. Don't expect happiness. Don't fear loss. Accept reality as it is. Enjoy the good. Endure the bad. Don't make a big deal out of anything. Be selfless, and unconditionally kind and just, without ever expecting a reward.”
Funny how the best discussion of this I’ve seen on the internet is the TV Tropes page...
OH: "There are two types of people building PCBs: those who intentionally build antennas and those who unintentionally build antennas."
Source is apparently a presentation by Altium.
I love open source. Information Security is important to me. I work on Icecast in my free time.
A nice little Mastodon instance. Mild trolling encouraged (keep it local), but not required. Malicious behaviour is not tolerated. Follow Wheaton's law and you'll be fine.