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Hi, I'm Max. I live in and do at PCMag where I cover , , and . I also write reviews of and professionally complain about . I'm the Unit Chair of the ZDCG and moonlight as a organizer. If you want to learn about how to unionize your workplace, plz DM me. I play badly and think about literature. I'm spending too much money on .

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This is the single greatest triumph of technology over itself, boost if you agree.

re: Black Hat 2022 Wednesday (All day) 

"Lowest price technically acceptable cannot be the technical procurement mode."
-C Krebs on gov't purchasing.

Hooting, hollering.

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re: Black Hat 2022 Wednesday (All day) 

"How many of you are wearing Aura rings to compare sleep patterns against each other?"
-C Krebs

I've always felt that wearables at Black Hat/DEF CON, any conference really, is fascinating hubris.

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re: Black Hat 2022 Wednesday (All day) 

Sorry Jeff, Chris has the winning outfit. 10/10, perfect pants.

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re: Black Hat 2022 Wednesday (All day) 

"We're all hungry for the same thing we all want to know what the fuck is going on." -Moss

You know what, that nails it really.

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re: Black Hat 2022 Wednesday (All day) 

Jeff Moss' shoe game is not up to par this year. Frankly, I'm disappointed.

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re: Black Hat 2022 Wednesday (All day) 

RAIN POURS ON THE SCREEN
EVERYTHING IS BLACK AND WHITE
There's lightning and water and what sounds like a remix of the Lone Gunmen theme music

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re: Black Hat 2022 Wednesday (All day) 

Honestly surprised there's this many people there!

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Not quite the same as being herded into a dark, crowded arena full of smoke machine and lasers at 9AM, but it'll do.

Music is still...fairly awful. Some things never change.

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Black Hat 2022 Wednesday (All day) 

Here we gooooooooo
(from home)

COVID adjacent 

I'm not attending or in person this year, but I'd love to hear from people on the ground about their experiences in these pandemic times.

ph- 

My eye twitch is back...must be time for Black Hat

Mathematicians and Engineers keep trying to solve transit and transport and traffic.

You know what they find, every time? Trains, mostly, would solve all the problems.

Plus some buses.

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The last place I was expecting to get anti-union propaganda was Fedi. Looooooooooooool

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