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I knew I recognized that name, it's one of the main ffmpeg and QEMU developers! If BPG is up to the same quality than those two, then it has to be a great format!

Lignite is more accurately described as "slightly more flammable dirt". It is an absolute outrage that we still burn it for energy.

That sounds awesome. Is there a version of the story that doesn't demand personal info to read it? This site wants me to enter info about my career and job title before I can view anything.

I'm considering moving to Pass from KeePass. Does anyone have experience with syncing it to Android?

Fine detail is still better preserved where JPEG blows it away on low Q settings. A filter can't reconstruct that information.

Their intention was to bypass an inbuilt security measure. So no, maybe they didn't mean to add a vulnerability but they did mean to reduce the security of the system as a whole

I think you could achieve a first-order approximation by crawling front-page links a couple levels deep and seeing what's connected.

Blocking them as they come up or changing accounts seems easiest.

I think eventually we'll start to see the convenience of automated personal responses as worth the slight distance it creates. It can create a new kind of gift you give to someone, the gift of taking personal time out to craft responses. You see this sort of thing in Japanese culture already and have in traditional societies throughout history. Culture and technology create walls and the effort to scale them becomes the currency of human affection.

Getting on the same page as someone on 'big' topics seems a task particularly suited to AI. Human cognition is messy, slow, and not everyone is adapted to rapid-fire social interaction. This bears real costs. If the computer could just understand what I wanted to say, taking my dumb words and turning them into nice shiny non-offensive prose, then I could maintain a lot more human connection than I do at present.

Nuclear fission is the only non-carbon technology that could realistically get to 100% supply. Ending its generation in Germany was a mistake.

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>Remember that one of the most exciting events in online poker was the run of isildur1. That run was put to rest when he went bust against players who had studied thousands of his hand histories.

Perhaps more famously, Jungleman compiled hand histories from many different people while he was playing Tom Dwan in the 'durrrr' challenge (which I guess technically isn't over....)

I believe a better such algorithm would also help progressive jpegs load in better and so give JPEG a pretty strong practical advantage over formats that don't support that. And it's even better if http2 loads all the images smartly rather than one at a time.


Huh I would have guesses that the difference was in hydrocarbons themselves - the opposite of how Methane is peak hydrocarbon efficency by having four hydrogen bonds per carbon - if it has less energy/carbon dense configurations resulting in more CO2 than even other coals because it was made up of more wasteful structures like "rings" of carbons.

Reading that thread makes me happy I ditched 1Password when they first moved to a subscription model.

I feel the same way. Everyone is praising 1Password, so I bought it and used it and while I could see that it's useful for many people, I have basic needs and may be a bit different use and recently as I started using KeePass (I'm on Windows) it's just turned out to be the perfect password manager. Last bit was KeeAgent plugin which allows me to use encrypted SSH key effortlessly. I like open nature of KeePass and I like that it's just password manager, no fancy browser integrations, I just copy&paste password when I need it and that's about it. No auto sync, I just push the button and my database synchronized to my webdav server, easy, fast and reliable and I understand and control every bit of it. And all that free, of course, it's not like 1Password asks for a lot of money, but I'm living in a poor country and even those $36 is something I have to consider. When I can rent an entire VPS with a lot of services for that price, it's hard to justify paying that kind of money. I'm OK with one time buying of software or even with buying new version (as long as it's optional), but I really don't like subscription model. I understand that developers want their salary every month, so it's kind of tough topic.

Nice guessing, but nope. Old earth movements of that scale are anything but invisible on satellite pictures.

Here's a map that shows the area before mining began in 1978: https://www.bund-nrw.de/fileadmin/nrw/bilder/Braunkohle/1975...

So the rehabilitation area is in fact only the very prominent forest directly to the northwest of the active mining, a third to half its size rather than twice or thrice.

I'm in a similar boat. In the past, the UI has been much too confusing for me, so I gave up trying to learn, but the new UI looks great. I'll give it another try when its released, for sure!

what plans does the team has for 3.0 ??? any thing groundbreaking tech ???

What percentage of software would you say contains bugs?

The Hood's deck armor was dated, but the range was too close for that scenario when the fatal shot was fired. The shot must have pierced Hood's main belt (or somehow snuck around it).

For different short positions, each shorter could buy the shares from the person before to close their position, but if a lot are up around the same time that might become untenable, and would spike the price considerably

moksly says>"our microwave heats and disinfects bottles for our newborn daughter, and, that would have been tremendously more terrible without a microwave."

Ahhh! I remember that! But it was not difficult to put a bunch of bottles, nipples and caps into a pot of boiling water. Hardly "terrible".

And nowadays most modern water supplies are safe for infants:


This is just as bad as all of the "millennial's ruined everything" headlines we see frequently - and playing the blame game with our societal issues is simply counter-productive.

The author even squeezes the following line in at the end, contradicting the headline:

>Not all of these problems were first caused by the Boomers, but they each worsened on their watch.

I would love to see less finger pointing and more solution brainstorming. It seems like the "us vs. them" attitude which dominates politics is leaking into every other aspect of life. It's rather disheartening.

I find this approach of taking individual responsibility much better than handing over authority to a "person in a uniform" as the GP stated. Sure it's easier to blindly trust the "official" one, but it sets up a disempowering dynamic where the group is clueless and only looking for a charismatic leader to point them in the right direction. For something cut as clearly as a fire alarm, there is no reason why everyone over 10 years old can not respond properly as single unit.

> Instead of us staring at each other trying to decide whether the group considers it serious enough to go along with, just having that person singled out as the "official" one was enough to get the momentum going.

Yeah, I honestly thought this was going to be an article about a discrete automatic gain control loop in FPGA logic using DACs/ADCs as actuators/sensors.

They do have an issue for merging their fork back into upstream LLVM in their repo: https://github.com/espressif/llvm-xtensa/issues/8

Not sure how fast that's gonna happen, but one may hope!

And BMP, TIFF, DPX, EXR etc all work really fine if you are not worried about the size.

But being worried about the size is the whole point of image compression.

Observe your users and figure out what they look at the most. Take the top 3 - 6 actions / data and make them viewable / easily accessible on the dashboard.

Go, V etc. all have straightforward compiler systems that produce reasonably fast code without calling into LLVM. The fact that a lot of modern day compilers don't have a built-in assemblers etc. are probably more due to laziness.

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