An overdue #introduction toot: I'm a thoroughly pedestrian white cisdude whose opinions can safely be disregarded. I <3 computers but hate software, lose at all kinds of games and probably just had some coffee, regardless of time or day.
Oh, hey so, it looks like IPFS has the Free VPN Problem.
The all-electric Freightliner eM2 looks like a TRON truck. https://insideevs.com/news/500134/freightliner-opens-orders-ecascadia-em2/
During the 80's/90's there were various experiments with broadcasting software over TV and radio for people who were interested in those weird new "computer" things.
A few radio shows allotted time for broadcasting software over the air: Record the audio stream to tape cassette and load it back on your computer.
On TV an accessory was sold (forgot its name) that was a simple photoresistor you'd plug to your computer and place on the corner of your TV screen where a blinking black/white box would relay encoded data for your computer to store.
And then there was Teletext!
The BBC Micro had an adapter that let it view Teletext pages and even save them to file, so naturally they also broadcasted software over teletext.
Teletext archive (a bit slow): https://archive.teletextarchaeologist.org/Pages/Details/98650
Teletext was broadcast as 'pages'. To view a page type its number into the 'P' box overhead.
Some of the text is corrupt because of the state of the VHS tapes the data was restored from but it's still worth a look!
My mom (who is not mentally great) pulled a story out of nowhere that none of us had heard before. On her wedding night, the mensfolk from town came over, broke in, stole all their candy and cigars, then made dad push mom down main street in a wheelbarrow while the guys sang bawdy songs. She called it a "sugaree" like this is a known, normal thing.
Investigating I found this and can't stop WTF?!ing. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charivari#North_America
submitting a paper to arxiv stating that O(69) only collapses to O(1) if the developer writing the algorithm can autofellate https://twitter.com/thefoxipso/status/1553422820444516354
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