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Data Trap

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It's important to make sure your analysis destroys as much information as it produces.
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rgloeckner
136 days ago
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Good advice - destroy data. Start with that tracking nightmare
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sahand111
131 days ago
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آیا از خدمات پرینت سه بعدی چیزی می دانید؟
https://arli3d.com/3d-design-services/
ReadLots
136 days ago
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Does sharing this post make more data?

Control Group

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rgloeckner
150 days ago
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philipstorry
150 days ago
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I've suddenly realised that I have been in SO MANY control groups in my life...
And it feels fine. 😉
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jlvanderzwan
150 days ago
All these things that turned out to have no benefit and a ton of annoying side-effects that we didn't have to deal with!
cjheinz
151 days ago
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Nice! Really takes the pressure off!
ossiander
151 days ago
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Works for me

Web3 Is Going Just Great

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Also from Molly White is this splendid new blog, documenting grift in the world of “Web3”. Here’s one recent gem:

A SolSea-verified NFT project on the Solana blockchain, Doodled Dragons, touted that they would distribute all profits “straight to charities protecting animals on the brink of extinction”. They announced on Twitter that they would be donating $30,000, “our first donation”, to the World Wildlife Fund. Two hours later, they tweeted, “actually. fuck that. our charity will instead now be... my bank account. cya nerds.” They deleted the Twitter account shortly after.

I couldn’t subscribe to this RSS feed fast enough. Good little glossary too.

Link: web3isgoinggreat.com/

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rgloeckner
169 days ago
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Absolutely
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Latency

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Each SCAPDFATIAT point increases the chance that the process will involve the phrase 'by the next business day.'
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rgloeckner
176 days ago
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Covarr
174 days ago
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I feel attacked.
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jgbishop
176 days ago
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Haha. So true!
Durham, NC

Edge Cake

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Every time IERS adds or removes a leap second, they send me a birthday cake out of superstition.
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Vinegar — Safari Extension That Replaces YouTube Embeds With Simple HTML 5 Video Tags

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Zhenyi Tan:

YouTube5 was a Safari extension back when Flash was still a thing and hated by everyone. It replaced the YouTube player (written in Flash) with an HTML <video> tag.

And now the YouTube player situation has gotten bad enough that we need another extension to fix it. That’s where Vinegar comes in. Vinegar also replaces the YouTube player (written in who-knows-what) with a minimal HTML <video> tag.

I’ve been using Vinegar for over a week now, across all my devices — iPhone, iPad, Mac — and I’m already at the place where I don’t know what I’d do without it. Crackerjack good work. $2 on the App Store. Just buy it, trust me.

Link: andadinosaur.com/launch-vinegar

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rgloeckner
218 days ago
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Great tip, thanks
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