When I look at this world, few things can disgust me as much as recipe descriptions of how much cheese to add to food. 150 g of old cheese for a potato gratin?!? What is this, Trump’s America in the 40s? No! This is well into the 21st century Europe, and I will not have […]

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Anther lol from the laughchain: John McAfee, the one from that piece of “security” software that slows down your computer, on a dare posted a bunch of personal information, including his passport. Somebody used that to take over his Twitter account and execute a pump-and-dump scheme for a handful of small cryptocurrencies/ICOs. […]

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I’m long on the laughchain. It’s like the blockchain except we laugh at people who are in any way seriously involved in blockchain/ICO/cryptocurrency. For an ILO (initial laugh offering) notice that tether printed another 50 mio of totally not fake dollars last night, and some mysterious anonymous entity bought literally thousands of bitcoins to hold […]

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My old laptop got a bad case of the Windows and is now FUBAR. Since it’s not a Mac, that means having to set up everything from scratch, and I’m considering not setting up my email. What does one use for a Posix-environment on Windows these days? Is Cygwin still the “best” by default? […]

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