Visto nel Web – 389

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Is Microsoft Quietly Lobbying Against Right-To-Repair Legislation?
hardware | ditte
::: Slashdot

Assange
Web, Internet | censura
::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: maurobiani ::: fabiochiusi ::: real_fabristol ::: _arianna ::: carolecadwalla ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: MartensJD ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: fabiochiusi ::: evgenymorozov ::: real_fabristol ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: fabiochiusi ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: davidakaye ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: fbajak ::: vannisantoni ::: Jaffer22915438 ::: ilpost ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: fabiochiusi ::: VeritasTB2 ::: ilpost ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: SMaurizi ::: birgittaj ::: evgenymorozov ::: ecanrog ::: raffiwriter ::: freeolabini ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: kpoulsen

Inflammatory title, but all true. “Dynamic Languages are Unmaintainable (and Unit Testing is Overrated)”
linguaggi di programmazione
::: ChristerEricson

The way bash reads its startup files
linguaggi di programmazione
::: Mapio

Your Program as a Transpiler
programming, codice, snippet
::: evacchi

Python’s “multiprocessing” module feels like threads, but actually launches processes
Python
::: linuxjournal

Is The Linux Desktop In Trouble?
Linux
::: Slashdot

Billionaires can’t escape public scrutiny, so now they’re trying to shape it
economia, lavoro
::: Recode

Esce oggi nelle sale “Quello che i social non dicono”, il documentario sui padroni della rete. “Facebook ha la più grande popolazione al mondo rispetto a qualsiasi Stato, e quando agisce da censore è potente come uno Stato”. Da vedere
Web, Internet
::: SergioGridelli

EU-Copyright
censura
::: valigiablu ::: lmisculin ::: Recode ::: Gianlucadfiore ::: fabiochiusi ::: fabiochiusi ::: Senficon ::: Senficon ::: Senficon ::: Senficon

Facebook Shareholders Force A Vote On Ousting Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook
::: Slashdot

Julia sets colored (tutorial w/code)
codice in R
linguaggi di programmazione
::: aschinchon

Quando qualcuno mi parlerà di qualche altro linguaggio risponderò “e allora EHT?”
Python
::: _juhan

Wow. At Huawei’s new campus every building is modelled on a different European city – and there’s a train to ferry staff around
ditte
::: JamieJBartlett

Are Silicon Valley Workers Abandoning Libertarianism For Socialism?
economia, lavoro
::: Slashdot

Former Firefox VP on What It’s Like To Be Both a Partner of Google and a Competitor via Google Chrome
Google | economia, lavoro
::: Slashdot

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Python libraries that were used to generate Black hole image
Python
::: sky0_1

La Germania continuerà a lavorare con l’azienda cinese Huawei per le infrastrutture del 5G
dispositivi mobili
::: ilpost

“Turning off the “like” function, limits on data and geolocation tools on popular platforms such as Instagram and Facebook are among a 16-point list of recommendations for age-appropriate design”
Facebook
::: fabiochiusi

EU Copyright
censura | copyright e brevetti
::: communia_eu ::: Senficon

From Python to Numpy
Very nice and very clearly and well written!
Python
::: Mapio

shlex — Parse Shell-style Syntaxes
Python
::: pymotw

Great tutorial articles by Rachel Traylor @Mathpocalypse on a wide variety of math topics
matematica
::: mathematicsprof

Facebook
Facebook
::: washingtonpost ::: fabiochiusi ::: jacopo_iacoboni ::: robaeprice ::: Senficon ::: lbianchetti ::: fabiochiusi ::: UnGarage ::: donie ::: jeffbigham ::: Slashdot

Facebook Is Stealing Your Family’s Joy. Before you post that baby bump or college acceptance letter online, remember how much fun it used to be to share in person
Online empathy is worth something to us, but not as much. It takes something like six virtual hugs to equal one real hug…” Well, at that rate, the virtual will outcompete the real. Incommensurability is the best case against online bunkering.
Facebook
::: FrankPasquale

Disc-Free Xbox One S Could Land on May 7
hardware | games
::: Slashdot

Emacs 26.2 is now out, supporting version 11.0 of the Unicode standard, enabling modules to be built outside of the Emacs source tree, and more
applicazioni, programmi
::: linuxjournal

Solo un idiota completo puo‘ pensare a „water bombs“. E il Tg1 lo ripete a pappagallo senza interrogare un pompiere italiano per farselo spiegare
media
::: udogumpel ::: realDonaldTrump ::: carloalberto

Google Fiber To Pay Nearly $4 Million To Louisville In Exit Deal
hardware | Web, Internet
::: Slashdot

ripgrep 11 is out! Featuring lots of bug fixes, better binary filtering UX and a hybrid regex engine mode
tools, componenti software
::: burntsushi5

The #opensource Windows application emulator, Wine, just released version 4.6. This release not only addresses bug fixes but also enhances video capture and 3D libraries
applicazioni, programmi
::: linuxjournal

Licklider

Licklider

Why software projects take longer than you think – a statistical model
programming, codice, snippet
::: fulhack

Pattern Matching In Bash
tip, suggerimenti
::: Gianlucadfiore

Wasmer: A Python library for executing WebAssembly binaries
Python
::: Gianlucadfiore

Exploring how to measure social integration using digital and online data
dati, raccolta
::: JamieJBartlett

A reminder of the incredible power of @Wikipedia and the many wonderful ways the #web helps people to collaborate across the world
Web, Internet | social media
::: webfoundation

For the past year, the biggest story in tech has been the meltdown and mayhem at Facebook. So @fvogelstein and I dug in, spoke with 65 current + former employees there, and learned some rather interesting things
Facebook
::: nxthompson

Open source has won the present, but what about the future?
open source
::: linuxjournal

The decision by Instagram to demote “borderline” (sexually suggestive) content is a terrible one. My generation and the next are defining (and promoting) new sex and gender norms that corporations are paternalistically seeking to quash
social media
::: jilliancyork

We are happy to have been able to list the #EUPL among our international licenses
open source
::: OpenSourceOrg

Happy birthday to LISP, first unveiled in a 1960 paper written @MIT
storia | lisp(s)
::: MIT_CSAIL

La dipendenza dei giovani dai cellulari è un allarme fondato?
social media
::: valigiablu

How to support artists for free
social media
::: FabrizioSitzia

I talked to Don Sousa, the person in charge of shipping and handling hundreds of computer disk drives to and from the telescopes that captured that wild photo of the black hole
uno, due, tre, un sacco (cit.) 🤩
dati, raccolta
::: marinakoren

Quotazione diretta, senza l’ausilio di intermediari, delle PMI sull’AIM: la #CONSOB di Savona cerca un equilibrio difficile tra accesso facilitato ai mercati finanziari e tutela del risparmio. Il piano strategico (qui il link) è tutto da verificare
economia, lavoro
::: carloalberto

Check out what the Python Team at @OpenAtMicrosof had to say about how they’re using Python
Python
::: ThePSF

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emojicode
uh! semplice 🤩 ma perché? 🤔
linguaggi di programmazione
::: johnregehr

Netflix is booming internationally, but its growth is slowing in the US
Web, Internet
::: Recode

Microsoft Is Jumping Onto the Wireless Earbud Bandwagon, Says Report
hardware
::: Slashdot

Why Wolfram Tech Isn’t Open Source—A Dozen Reasons
lol Wolfram can go jump in a lake
un paio di controesempi volanti: Linux e Python
open source
::: Symbo1ics

Intel Will Exit 5G Phone Modem Business, Hours After Apple and Qualcomm Settle Licensing Dispute
Web, Internet | dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot ::: ilpost ::: sharatibken

Mass Production of iPhones To Start In India
dispositivi mobili | Apple
::: Slashdot

Novità da #GoogleMaps, in arrivo la segnalazione degli autovelox, dei limiti di velocità e la realtà aumentata (ma solo per local guide livello 5 o superiore e device con #ARCore e #ARKIt)
Web, Internet
::: SergioGridelli

Migrating Java applications to @QuarkusIO
programming, codice, snippet
::: mariofusco

New article on callables in Python, “the class or function game” (which I often play with my training students), and why there’s no need to correct fellow Pythonistas who say “the zip function”
Python
::: treyhunner

Teaching Rigorous Distributed Systems With Efficient Model Checking
programming, codice, snippet
::: johnregehr

Quarkus Brings Natively Compiled Java to Kubernetes
linguaggi di programmazione
::: mariofusco

Did you know half the world’s people do not yet have access to the internet?
Web, Internet
::: unfoundation

Is It Time To Rethink the Fundamental Dynamics of Twitter?
non seguire per chi ma per cosa
Twitter
::: Slashdot ::: SergioGridelli

“It’s important for us to teach kids about Linux and #OSS”
Linux | open source
::: OpenSourceOrg

Twitter friends: I’m thinking it’s really time to start dumping twitter. But I really don’t want to lose touch with all the friends I’ve found here! So I’m wondering what I can do to help people leave twitter. What would you need to switch to something like mastodon?
social media | Twitter
::: MarkCC

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Google, I officially hate you. Why when I search for 4 keywords results with 2-3 only are in the first page and ones with all keywords are in the second? You aren’t prioritising what I am searching for. #DuckDuckGo doesn’t do that
Google
::: Gianlucadfiore

I’ve uploaded the entirety of source code of all Infocom text adventures/interactive fiction to Github
games
::: textfiles

How to Cover 2020: Assume Nothing and Beware of Twitter
The inability of the media class to imagine the success of Donald J. Trump — and its underappreciation of the grievances that drove his supporters — has left reporters, pundits and producers wondering how they can be more prepared this time around
politica | Twitter
::: jayrosen_nyu

Unity 2019.1 is now available. This is the first TECH Stream release of the year and has more than 283 new features and improvements
programming, codice, snippet
::: linuxjournal

Microsoft’s 85-inch Surface Hub 2S Starts at $8,999, Ships in June
215.9 cm
hardware
::: Slashdot

Parsing short hexadecimal strings efficiently
programming, codice, snippet
::: lemire

We explained in the @linuxjournal how the @NSAGov and @GCHQ are turning to the open source community, opening up repos on #GitHub to share their technology. Sometimes for good while others use it to hide their crimes
open source
::: WhiteSourceSoft

FB looking to build its own voice assistant. This has been a long time coming for sure — I was surprised when they rolled out Portal that they were used Amazon’s Alexa for voice.
Facebook
::: KurtWagner8

Samsung’s $2,000 Galaxy Fold Units Are Failing Left and Right With Disastrous Display Issues
hardware
::: Slashdot

Happy 15th birthday to @centoslinux!
Linux distro
::: linuxjournal

QT Creator 4.9.0 is now out, boasting support for generic programming languages, better integration with operating systems (for example, Touch Bar for macOS) and more
programming, codice, snippet
::: linuxjournal

Hai visitato la nuova piattaforma Radar-DPC? Fallo, è un servizio open access
Web, Internet
::: DPCgov

Pyodide: Bringing the scientific Python stack to the browser
Python | Web, Internet
::: gvanrossum

Sure, in 5-10 years NASA and Amazon will be proving amazing properties about a relatively small amount of code. But the rising popularity of dynamically typed languages and service-based architectures means that we have more and more code that defies static-only solutions
programming, codice, snippet
::: jeanqasaur

Google Decides to Monetize Maps
Google
::: Gianlucadfiore

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[1/14] Photos of the classic four ITS machines
storia
::: larsbrinkhoff

2019 @RSF_inter World Press Freedom Index finds “an unprecedented level of fear and danger for journalists”
media
::: fabiochiusi

Is Toronto the new Silicon Valley?
I expect Canada to move up in the ranking here as US immigration policy tightens and investment spurs immigration spurs investment
economia, lavoro
::: GibbsMatthewJ

Need to see the HTML source of a website you don’t want to browse to but only have a PC with no tools? Run Notepad and File/Open the URL
Come nota Francesco Gedit è Ok mentre Medit no
tip, suggerimenti
::: mikko

Entro luglio Amazon chiuderà la sezione cinese del suo sito
ditte
::: ilpost

Non sprecate il fegato per le prime pagine indegne dei giornali di destra su Greta: se sono ridotti a insultarla, a insinuare e mentire, significa che ha colpito, e nel vivo. Che sanno che la loro per continuare a fare schifo impunemente è una battaglia persa
media
::: fabiochiusi

The math dept at Iowa State University has posted a large collection of problems and solutions
matematica
::: mathematicsprof

Amazon and Google Announce Official YouTube Apps to Launch on Fire TV; Prime Video App Coming to Chromecast and Android TV
dispositivi mobili
::: Slashdot

Latest version of the datasheets for datasets working paper is now up on arXiv
dati, raccolta
::: hannawallach

Back in the Day: UNIX, Minix and Linux. Columnist @DaveTaylor reminisces about the early days of #UNIX and how #Linux evolved and grew from that seed
storia
::: linuxjournal

EMACS was originally written by James Gosling in 1981 (yes, the Java guy). In 1984, when Stallman started to develop GNU Emacs, UniPress was selling binary of Gosling EMACS for between $375-$2,500 ($1,200-$7,700 in today’s dollars)
contestato; da verificare –NO ‘spetta, la twittosfera è insorta e ha raddrizzato il cinguettio 🤩 Inoltre ho cercato, senza trovare niente, cose anni ’80 mie; pare che fossero cose in beta, nessuna traccia nel Web, non ho più contatti con i chaps del tempo 😐
storia
::: unix_byte ::: kragen ::: _wilfredh

Evolution of programming languages
linguaggi di programmazione | storia
::: Jose_A_Alonso

Ajit Pai Proposes Blocking China-Owned Telecom From US Phone Market
economia, lavoro
::: Slashdot

Answer to Who first came with the concept of Computer Mouse, XEROX or Apple? by Alan Kay
🤩🤩🤩🤩🤩🤩🤩🤩🤩
storia
::: gknauth

Typy o no? thread
linguaggi di programmazione
::: jeanqasaur ::: jeanqasaur

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Red Hat will serve as the steward of the OpenJDK 8 and OpenJDK 11 projects following a transition of leadership from Oracle
linguaggi di programmazione
::: yogthos

Bosque: a new functional programming language
programmazione funzionale
::: FunctorFact

One of the world’s fastest growing +most widely used social platforms based on mainland Chinese approach to free speech, which sadly market may reward
TikTok
social media
::: rasmus_kleis

blockly-games è proprio carino… farina del suo sacco, 8 anni, solo qualche ora di gioco assieme a papà, e poi non le si può più togliere il computer di mano!
linguaggi di programmazione | scuola, educazione
::: Mapio

The Mueller report doesn’t have anything nice to say about Twitter or Facebook
social media | Facebook | Twitter
::: Recode

Here’s a statement from @olabini the long-time privacy activist, programmer, and WikiLeaks supporter who has been mysteriously imprisoned by Ecuador and is being held in horrific conditions
Web, Internet | censura
::: ggreenwald

Scratch Day is less than a month away! 😺🎉🌍 Join the more than 300 (and counting!) celebrations taking place around the world by attending an event or organizing one in your own community
linguaggi di programmazione | scuola, educazione
::: scratch

Macros are great at lots of things, but one application I don’t think anyone talks about enough is how absolutely wonderful they are to have when writing automated tests
lisp(s)
::: lexi_lambda

Does the thought of VERILOG make you want to cry? Do you continually dream of programming hardware for an #FPGA using RACKET MACROS? Well now’s your chance with my new work-in-progress language FAIRYLOG!
language Racket
::: pezi_pink

Instagram Hides Like Counts In Leaked Design Prototype
social media
::: Slashdot

La brevità di Twitter induce ad iniziare direttamente con l’insulto. E poi talk show ecc.
social media
::: noscosilendo ::: giannigipi

Finally, I have updated my MovingAI parser package for node.js. Now all the functions use Promises and all the sweet things you expect in 2019
linguaggi di programmazione
::: thek3nger

“The evaluation spends almost no time assessing a manager’s knowledge, skill, and experience”: Here’s How Google Knows in Less Than 5 Minutes if Someone Is a Great Leader
economia, lavoro
::: FrankPasquale

Prediction. One day computers might become useful
RIP
protagonisti
::: joeerl ::: peterseibel ::: stadtlegende ::: redrapids

Science and Technology links (April 20th 2019)
novità
::: lemire

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