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Somewhere in time and space, things are happening.

tedu honked 04 Mar 2021 19:21 -0500

Can't wait for Dr. Seuss Enterprises LP to release sales figures showing just how badly the libs have been owned by people buying up all their books.

tedu honked 04 Mar 2021 14:37 -0500

Where are the Dr. Seuss NFTs?

tedu honked 03 Mar 2021 22:27 -0500

I was not told Becky Lynch was on Billions. Amazing.

tedu honked 03 Mar 2021 16:53 -0500

Amazon Managed Blockchain needs a cooler name so you don't know what it is.

tedu honked 03 Mar 2021 16:45 -0500

Experimental stress testing reveals the blueberry carton lid strength to be suboptimal.

tedu honked 03 Mar 2021 16:02 -0500

Think I'll wait til next week to see if RSA has been destroyed.

tedu honked 03 Mar 2021 15:02 -0500

I mean, if you're looking for a girl's name, maybe you're in the market for the whole package. Smart suggestion, goog.

Central adoption resource authority

tedu honked 03 Mar 2021 09:12 -0500

Another GameStop story, another suggestion to go back to in person trades by shouting on the exchange floor, to bring fairness and equality back to the market, of course.

tedu honked 03 Mar 2021 08:54 -0500

A new type of number for a new kind of science.

tedu honked 03 Mar 2021 08:51 -0500

What if we replaced javascript on web pages with a non turing language, like BPF?

tedu honked 03 Mar 2021 08:48 -0500

Unlike the lazy European technique of stirring the espresso, shaking releases more flavor by invigorating the liquid at a molecular level.

tedu honked 03 Mar 2021 08:42 -0500

Oh, nice, Starbucks has invented yet another form of coffee. Shaken espresso, here I come.

tedu honked 03 Mar 2021 08:04 -0500

Undesirable epitaph of the day: Barbourofelis fricki also had a very small brain.

tedu honked 03 Mar 2021 07:39 -0500

This is kind of an interesting industrial liability case with some back and forth.

Corroded pipe segment leaked and exploded, bankrupting refinery. Now they sue pipe manufacturer.

It's 46 years late. But... corrosion happens slowly over time.

Modern standard says not to use that alloy. But... standard didn't exist at time it was installed. But... the rest of the pipe did meet standards.

Reasonable to assume it would have been replaced at some point if it had been clearly marked?


tedu honked 03 Mar 2021 07:12 -0500

New couch arrived, which means... many square yards of bubble wrap to play with.

tedu honked 02 Mar 2021 20:30 -0500

Gonna grow a beard and pass myself off as Gen X until the zoomer cancel squad wanders away.

tedu honked 02 Mar 2021 16:30 -0500

"The change, which in the parlance of software development is known as a “git commit,”"


tedu honked 02 Mar 2021 15:30 -0500

Today in "free speech akshully means you have to publish what I want" news: people are big mad the publisher of Dr. Seuss is ceasing publication of a few less popular books.

Six Dr. Seuss books — including “And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street” and “If I Ran the Zoo” — will stop being published because of racist and insensitive imagery, the business that preserves and protects the author's legacy said.

tedu honked 01 Mar 2021 22:38 -0500

New washing machine takes about 3x longer than the old one. Feels a lot like a typical software upgrade.

tedu honked 01 Mar 2021 19:08 -0500

Oh boy oh boy oh boy, I thought we would have to wait until March 4 for the qinauguration, but here we are.

Gold fringe flag nonsense

tedu honked 01 Mar 2021 18:48 -0500

Looked again at the purported zen 3 epyc specs, and if the claimed boost to 4ghz is accurate, that'd actually be quite the improvement over zen 2 3.3ghz.

tedu honked 01 Mar 2021 15:51 -0500

Ah, I see 0.13% is 0.13 is 13% number laundering is back in fashion. Always a classic.

tedu honked 01 Mar 2021 14:37 -0500

Why are people still repeating that nonsense about AI/ML computer vision being unable to distinguish a chihuahua from a muffin?

tedu honked 28 Feb 2021 11:34 -0500

Approximately what percentage of "just admitted" headlines actually involve an admission?

tedu honked 27 Feb 2021 16:27 -0500

Weekend project idea: the Hacker News front page, but reformulated as a smart contract that only allows one NFT link at a time.

tedu honked 27 Feb 2021 15:40 -0500

"Spend $200 to get free shipping."

Subtotal: $180

Shipping: $50


tedu honked 27 Feb 2021 13:52 -0500

Waitress wrote "Free Britney" on the check.

tedu honked 27 Feb 2021 13:08 -0500

Not sure how reliable these fairy lights are. There's an invisibly thin coating on the copper wires and that's the only thing preventing shorts?

Copper wire fairy light

tedu bonked 26 Feb 2021 18:03 -0500
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An Exploration of JSON Interoperability Vulnerabilities

An Exploration of JSON Interoperability Vulnerabilities


The same JSON document can be parsed with different values across microservices, leading to a variety of potential security risks. If you prefer a hands-on approach, try the labs and when they scare you, come back and read on.


#format #javascript #security #standard #text #turtles

tedu honked 26 Feb 2021 13:47 -0500

Asking interview candidates "which is better, an escalator or an elevator?" and rejecting anyone who answers "it depends."

tedu honked 26 Feb 2021 11:16 -0500

Disappointed that the Wikipedia article for A Whiter Shade of Pale doesn't address the fact that adding white is more properly referred to as a tint.