2019-10-01: to: whatif@xkcd.com

2019-10-01: It seems like there needs to be an Inspector General for the White House.

2019-09-24: 🍑!

2019-09-10: NIST is looking for feedback on their new Privacy Framework

2019-09-08: Assuming a wet cooking mechanism, is it possible to overcook a hot dog?

2019-09-07: I’ve never met Joi Ito, but I have fond memories of hanging out in #joiito.

2019-09-05: 🙏 Please let Run the Jewels + Springsteen be a real thing.

2019-08-30: I’ve gotten good enough at Cultist Simulator that games can last a long time– but …

2019-08-27: news: starting in a few weeks, I’ll be moving over to our cybersecurity team for at least a …

2019-08-20: It makes me smile that IPChicken still exists and basically hasn’t changed in at least 15 …

2019-08-19: Restoration Hangar at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center One of my favorite things to check out at this museum:

2019-08-16: This makes me sort of want a whole album of down-temp Britney Spears covers.

2019-08-15: No-Fluff Machine Learning Workshop for Developers After the third (and final) day of ML training, I don’t think I’m in a place where …

2019-08-14: Two days into this machine learning class, and I’ve mostly enjoyed the chance to get my hands …

2019-08-07: Well, that’s too bad

2019-08-01: The word of the day is silvopasture

2019-07-30: This morning’s soundtrack 🎶

2019-07-29: Well, this is an interesting sort of data leakage:

2019-07-23: I like my new Lenovo Tab4, but it’s kind of insulting that the pre-installed file management …

2019-07-18: can confirm; Justice is delicious.

2019-07-16: Mark Bittman: Iowa Crops Look Like Food — But No One’s Eating

2019-07-15: I live close enough to DC to be eligible for a DC library card– and one of my favorite …

2019-07-09: Guessing game: how much do you earn by making a $25,000 deposit at E-Trade?

2019-07-09: This looks like a fun thing to participate in: a new Longturn game of Freeciv. On turn per day, …

2019-07-08: An interesting sticker I found yesterday:

2019-07-06: Oh nothing, just reverse engineering the API of the Hair Cuttery website.

2019-07-05: Is this violin tiny enough? 🎻 Internet group brands Mozilla ‘internet villain’ for supporting DNS …

2019-07-04: Interesting thing I learned about today at Mount Vernon: Rustication. Using beveled boards, paint, …

2019-06-26: as one does

2019-06-25: Testing Indigenous for Android

2019-06-24: No dancing on the track, please.

2019-06-20: I’m not sure if this is a Marsedit problem or a micro.blog problem, but if I: write a m.b …

2019-06-20: It seems kind of crazy that Kindle still doesn’t natively support EPUB.

2019-06-18: Two days (of four) into Elasticsearch Engineer II training, with some background in ES 2.x, and …

2019-06-16: Family and I spent last week camping at First Landing, and exploring the Virginia Beach area. This …

2019-06-07: A fun memory: the Mindspring CVB’s. I never exactly worked for Mindspring, but I joined …

2019-06-06: Cool: newspapers.com is open for free access until June 9th.

2019-06-05: I don’t like how NewsBlur shared items (via this RSS feed) appear over here, I think I’m …

2019-06-03: On saturday I took part in a CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) exercise at the facility where …

2019-06-03: what a weird bundle www.humblebundle.com/books/ste…

2019-05-31: I liked ‘The Unauthorized Bash Brothers Experience’, but found myself wishing they had …

2019-05-31: Heck yeah I’m a CYBERSTAR

2019-05-29: One of the weirder bits of recurring spam I get: lists of dentists for sale

2019-05-29: I will gladly do an hour of work to avoid a 30 minute meeting.

2019-05-25: Instead of gift cards, Red Truck Rural Bakery has… pie plates. We got this one for Christmas, …

2019-05-24: What is a fork, really, and how GitHub changed its meaning

2019-05-23: Favorite recent find in the Python standard library: secrets

2019-05-23: Today’s ‘The Daily’ is just bonkers: www.nytimes.com/2019/05/2… How did a …

2019-05-17: Found on a chair at the library

2019-05-15: Not a thing I ever expected to write, but I like what Marco Rubio is saying here.

2019-05-09: This album of imaginary station “ident” sounds is… interesting …

2019-05-08: Doc Searls: We Need to Save What Made Linux and FOSS Possible www.linuxjournal.com/content/w…

2019-05-08: Pretty forkin upset that Google Music seems to have replaced some of my tracks with the censored …

2019-05-03: Trying out Omnibear! omnibear.com 🎉

2019-05-03: Some interesting stuff in this executive order: a mechanism for cyber security professionals to be …

2019-05-02: 17-year-old Chance the Rapper Performing at a Public Library

2019-05-01: Surprised and delighted to see that ping-o-matic still exists-- but how many of these services do?

2019-04-30: Test the 'link' field Does the 'link' field in MarsEdit do anything on micro.blog? (the answer appears to be 'no')

2019-04-30: The spelling of 'liaison' manages to always surprises me.

2019-04-30: I listened to the founder of Aquameta on a podcast last week (FLOSS Weekly)-- it's a really …

2019-04-27: Maybe this is old news, but it’s going to take a while for me to get used to hearing local ads …

2019-04-27: I’m excited about this $5 yard sale find 📚

2019-04-26: Who needs the indieweb when you can get this sweet microblogging kitchen shelf …

2019-04-24: Trying out MarsEdit It's been a long time, my friend. I remember when it was a part of NetNewsWire ;)

2019-04-21: 🎵I really want this to be true www.bldgblog.com/2019/04/a…

2019-04-19: Not sure why I was compelled to look it up– but I was reading about the Spruce Goose this …

2019-04-19: The view from my desk

2019-04-18: What happens the next time DOJ wants to call something ‘report.pdf’?

2019-04-18: OK, I’m still hacking on my own microblog app– but I’ve re-upped here in the …

2019-03-06: This is probably my last post on my micro.blog hosted page– now I want to try to build my own. …

2019-03-04: First time seeing homebrew as the official, primary way of getting something installed on Linux …

2019-03-04: 📚 Read through Bite Size Networking this morning, and my mind is a little blown by socat ngrep, and …

2019-02-25: Test from Quill