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by admin
Tue Jan 21, 2020 10:22 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: Online dating
Replies: 2
Views: 878

Re: Online dating

"Twitter and Instagram are arguably the best dating apps around"

https://qz.com/quartzy/1753286/why-twit ... ting-apps/
by admin
Tue Jan 21, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: Google
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Re: Google

"Why Google's new search results design is a dark pattern"

https://mobile.twitter.com/johnny_makes ... 5655079936
by admin
Thu Jan 16, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: Ad tech
Replies: 0
Views: 18

Ad tech

Online advertising and its consequences have been a disaster for the human race. Good sources: - https://adcontrarian.blogspot.com/ - [more coming. Post suggestions!] Recent research from Norwegian consumer rights activists about unlawful (contra GDPR) data sharing from popular apps to adtech netwo...
by admin
Sat Sep 07, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: Personal servers
Replies: 0
Views: 96

Personal servers

#PersonalServer thread Freedombox was the first project that got me interested in the concept: https://freedombox.org https://twitter.com/jasonksackey/status/1170395702092075008 Interesting that some of these projects offer hardware, others are software only. Hardware means you have something more ...
by admin
Sat Aug 24, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Technology
Topic: Urbit
Replies: 0
Views: 149

Urbit

https://urbit.org/ A project I've referenced several times. Strange, ambitious, promising.... ... and according to some, evil (!) 'Is Urbit evil?' playlist: https://www.popehat.com/2013/12/06/nock-hoon-etc-for-non-vulcans-why-urbit-matters/ http://distributedweb.care/posts/who-owns-the-stars/ https:...
by admin
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Technology
Topic: Google
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Re: Google

https://sparktoro.com/blog/less-than-half-of-google-searches-now-result-in-a-click/ "Less than Half of Google Searches Now Result in a Click" https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20690414 No, more people don't click, because they've taken the answer from your website and displayed it right in their ...
by admin
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: Technology
Topic: Google
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Google

https://about.google/ Our mission is to organise the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. Curtis Yarvin, Urbit founder: Google’s mission statement is ‘organize the world’s information.’ What that assumes is that the world’s information is a shitshow, a pile of crap, and...
by admin
Sun Aug 04, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: Technology
Topic: Ackermann function
Replies: 1
Views: 44

Re: Ackermann function

I first learnt about this function via Urbit. https://urbit.org/docs/learn/hoon/hoon-tutorial/ackermann/ (I'm doing Hoon School now.) I thought the statement that it is "not primitively recursive -- meaning it can not be rewritten in an iterative fashion" was supposed to mean that it couldn't be wri...
by admin
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Technology
Topic: Ackermann function
Replies: 1
Views: 44

Ackermann function

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ackermann_function My JavaScript implementations : function ackermann(m, n) => { if (m === 0) return n + 1; if (m > 0 && n === 0) return ap(m - 1, 1); if (m > 0 && n > 0) return ap(m - 1, ap(m, n - 1)); } A faster version without recursion: function ackermann(m, n) => {...
by admin
Fri Jun 21, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: Operating Space
Topic: To do
Replies: 0
Views: 77

To do

  • ☐ Make a front page - blog + forum activity
  • ✓ Set a maximum forum content width
  • ☐ Write introduction to the site (in progress!)
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  • ✓ Remove date of birth fields from user profiles