"Hi, this is the Lockpicking Robot and today..." https://hackaday.com/2022/05/01/this-3d-printed-robot-can-actually-pick-locks/
No one should be tracked without their consent. That’s why we were determined to get to the bottom of this. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2022/03/eff-investigation-mystery-gps-tracker-supporters-car
Upgrading #postgresql in a #freebsd #jail - https://www.brianlane.com/post/upgrade-postgres-jail/ with thanks to @mwlucas for his excellent books.
Updated https://weathertldr.com to fix the distance units glitch. NOAA changed the namespace so it was showing up as unks instead of meters :)
"Apps Getting Worse" by Tim Bray https://www.tbray.org/ongoing/When/202x/2021/08/07/Apps-Get-Worse
My wife and I have a running joke where she'll complain about some awful new "feature" in an app that makes the experience worse, and I'll say "Somebody got a promotion for that." The sad thing is it's probably true.
I was going to write something up about Apple's new child safety features, but the @EFF post on the subject covers what I would have wanted to say, better than I could say it. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2021/08/apples-plan-think-different-about-encryption-opens-backdoor-your-private-life
If you have been waiting for #gitsyncmurder -- wait no more! For the ebook, at least.
It's gonna be hot today. Stay home and read a crime thriller.
Beaks: half Die Hard, half Robin Hood, and all trouble.
My bookstore, as part of the 3-book bundle: https://www.tiltedwindmillpress.com/product/beaks-3-book-bundle/