Firefox does the hard work to stop websites tracking people online. Preventing websites sharing cookies is easy - but doing that without breaking lots of websites is hard.
New series of university quiz show The 3rd Degree is on Radio 4
Nasal decongestants and illegal drugs https://www.science.org/content/blog-post/uselessness-phenylephrine
Want to bet on whether we'll be able to communicate with alternate timelines/dimensions? And have it adjudicated in the year 2700? Let me introduce the Long Now Foundation https://longbets.org/860/
AGPL and removing "further restrictions"
Relative Risk of Motor Vehicle Collision on Cannabis Day Celebration
Free postage of election leaflets https://timrollpickering.blogspot.com/2019/05/an-election-free-post-faq.html #ukpol
A Tour of C++ by Bjarne Stroustrup is a great guide of how to write good, idiomatic C++ code - which bits to use and what to avoid. #book
Firefox let's you unload tabs by visiting the special about:unloads page (or the about:processes page) #firefox
LWN puts things in context: "Younger readers may not be familiar with [FTP], which was once how we downloaded Linux distributions before writing them to a pile of diskettes. That is the source of the "ftpmasters" name; it's a reminder of how much worse things used to be." https://lwn.net/Articles/884301/ #linux
How to get systemd to open a tcp port and pass it to a service - useful for non-root services wanting a low-numbered port
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