Category: Philosophie

backup of the backup – Some Things That You Might Have Missed from George Orwell – Orwell left one final warning: “don’t let it happen”
20.05.2020

Orwell left one final warning: 1984: “don’t let it happen” (alternative version) this is a “backup of the backup” that archive.org has taken from theorwellreader.com (offline since 2019) src: https://web.archive.org/web/20180825174545/http://www.theorwellreader.com/#content unfortunately archive.org did not backup the pictures 🙁 “Hrm. Wayback […]

24.07.2019

Capitalism inspires the short sighted incentives. But trust and honesty is key in long term relationships. So for a short period of time – some dishonest people might enjoy the benefits – but in the end – it comes home […]

05.01.2019

is when one’s life depends on (especially when closed) source code that one has not written oneself.

17.12.2018

Thanks! thanks to all the contributors of open source soft- and hardware and people that share their knowledge online for free 🙂 i hope/think that better technology could possibly also change humans to the better… freely sharing information surely does […]

What every office needs
03.10.2018

a sofa/couch: considered “completely normal” in Japan and called: “Inemuri,” the Japanese Art of Taking Power Naps at Work, on the Subway, and Other Public Places a table socker table! (2:2, 1:2, 2:1, max 4 players) alternatives: this would be […]

How far has the BigBrother from 1984 already gone?
26.06.2018

“Thank you” i feel much safer now, that you know EVERYTHING about me, you, everybody. it is about influencing and directing the masses like a herd of cattle. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Room_641A Room 641A is a telecommunication interception facility in the SBC Communications […]

Spectre and Meltdown – Linus Torvalds infuriated by Intel insanity – Open CPU and rise of RISC? RISCV – hifive1
09.05.2018

Update: 2020.03 “The newly developed Rowhammer- attack TRRespass can crack the RAM-a security mechanism by many DDR4-DRAM-modules as well as LPDDR4 Chips. Until now, these were considered to be almost immune to Rowhammer attacks.” https://www.com-magazin.de/news/sicherheit/software-hammer-ram-schutz-attackiert-2515621.html Update: 2019.10 Zombieload is back. […]

The Unix philosophy – simple and beautiful
02.05.2017

src: https://homepage.cs.uri.edu/~thenry/resources/unix_art/ch01s07.html The Unix philosophy emphasizes building simple, short, clear, modular, and extensible code that can be easily maintained and repurposed by developers other than its creators. The Unix philosophy favors composability as opposed to monolithic design. Later summarized by […]

The Linux Foundation – featuring Linus Torvalds himself
26.04.2017

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linux_Foundation “The Linux Foundation is dedicated to promoting the use of the Linux computer operating system in academia, the corporate world, and government. The company was formed in 2007 by the merger of Open Source Development Labs with the Free […]

17.07.2014

“in simplicity there is beauty” (anonymous german philosopher, just now) SEHR GUT 😀 http://simpleliving.de/ersteschritte.html Erste Schritte Wir laden ein zu zwei grundlegenden Experimenten: 1. Eine Woche ohne Einkaufen! Dieses Experiment erfordert ein wenig Vorbereitung: Kaufen Sie die Lebensmittel usw. ein, die […]