Nice small tool to wait for an application to open and close a file. Similar to inotifywait from inotify-tools, but filtered by process name.

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Book: The Three Body Problem by Cixin Liu. A sci-fi book from a Chinese perspective.

Privacy Badger from the EFF - automatically detects who tracks you, and blocks them

Other ways that spectre's incorrect branch prediction can cause problems - swapping the gs segment register at the wrong time.

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If anyone missed it over on the birdsite, I made a website with COVID-19 stats for the UK, including a nice map.

The current state of carbon capture technology and other science-y topics from earlier this year.

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