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Imagine a world where you could say absolutely anything under any name and make it heard, while having no body of your own. What would you say that you normally wouldn't? Would you be calling more people out? Distributing your very own scarlet letters? Lashing out on the new craze in tech, even if you know your significant other is into it? Writing up columns even The New York Times would be too embarrassed to publish on the opinion pages? Squashing pseudo–experts? Making fun of self–righteous prudes? Aether enables you to act that unfiltered self on anything that tickles your fancy. That also means others get to have the same, too, so nurture a thick skin. We talk politics, gadgets, gossip, philosophy, tech and everything in between.

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El Capitan has an undocumented extension point which lets you add custom UI to notifications

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RT @freddyb: IETF draft "The Harmful Consequences of Postel's Maxim" (cc @maradydd)

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people just don't understand how big America really is

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NEW: A look at the Inner Workings of NSA's XKEYSCORE

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“Where’s the man with the megaphone?” The fair boy shook his head. “This is an island. At least I think it’s an island. That’s a reef out in the sea. Perhaps…

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The platform is awesome. We love writing iOS apps. It’s fun and massively rewarding in every way except monetarily. As a craft — as a budding art form, perhaps — it’s juicy. […]

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As promised, my #dh2015 keynote, ‘Unremembering the forgotten’, is now on my blog:

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Why Go and Rust are NOT competitors #golang

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This review is a “great” example of the problems developers of paid software face right now.

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Slaves and American Indians backed the British in the revolutionary war. They were right.

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Remember how people used to die of measles? Oh wait, now they are again because anti-vaxxers are murderous assholes.

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Wife walked in as I finished this @brettmartin piece about Jacques Pepin and I had to explain why I was crying.

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We just open-sourced our handy Date Range Picker!

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It can be insanely hard to find high quality, high-res free stock photos for personal and commercial use. A growing number of websites have amazing photos you can use for your work. Some of them cost…

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posted about 23 hours ago on pinboard
Streams: Mail 3.0 concept

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posted about 23 hours ago on pinboard
El Capitan has an undocumented extension point which lets you add custom UI to notifications

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