Link. Facebook has least bad ads of any platform I see.
Link. China has fused live-streaming with small company retail.
Link. Scalia Law School is a legal way to keep red justices close to red donors. Whitewashing bribes. SCOTUS is a stinking pile of corruption – like Congress.
Link. The Bayesian analysis swings back to lab release.
Link. There may be immediate buyers post gov seizure. The shareholders are gonna get scalped.
Link. Mice experiments used sodium lactate infusions. Finding these assumptions and disproving them is a great way to do science.
Link. “there’s now a separate Allow full disk access for remote users setting, but it’s under General ‣ Sharing instead of Privacy & Security ‣ Full Disk Access. And it’s now only visible if you click the little i button next to Remote Login. With this selected, you don’t need to give sshd Full Disk Access.”
Link. Same here but for last two.
Link. Core of GM profit plan is to collect driver data and sell it. Similar to the smart TV industry. I wonder if they will subsidize car cost.
Link. Noah has the numbers.
Link. I’m on Mastodon for now. Everyone is watching Bluesky.
Link. Great explainer. You can choose from several training sources.
Link. Great research and an excellent article. Link may allow free access. “… some of these shifts helped human brain cells grow for a longer period of time during childhood”
Link. I actually like Siri and use it for simple tasks daily.
Link. Remember when we thought it was possible to secure a complex system?
Link. A snapshot of the state of the art. Taken from Mooler et al (GitHub, linked).
Link. Verify payment, turn off Screen Time, Restart Phone, test free app download, update an app, update all, etc.
Link. The diagram is worth keeping.
Link. Roberts has earned the scorn of history.
Link. Curious how they found him. Love to know what they did with the results.
Link. Not Aaronson’s main point but energy efficiency is pretty much all we got. Hope it’s enough.
Link. Bit of Goebbels in Tucker but I think Noah overstates his rationality.
Link. Hard to succeed if there’s no housing even with treatment. Decades ago there was institutional housing of variable quality.
Link. “… the reason the U.S. has strong regional differences is because our swath of the North American continent was settled by rival colonial projects that had very little in common, often despised one another and spread without regard for today’s state boundaries.”
Link. “Murdoch, Trump, Carlson …. One of them stands apart.”
Fallows is a respected senior journalist. Most don’t dare go after Murdoch.
Link. It’s nice to have my team be really stupid every so often. I get bored of dunking on team red.
Link. Does anyone not hate this?
Link. “I barely knew her”. It’s all AI now.
Link. On my list. In Our Time.
Link. I’d like a science article on this. Dyer is usually pretty good though.
Link. A brief and clear explainer. “There are no democracies whatever in the Arab world, and military or monarchical tyrannies are the norm.”
Link. Isn’t MBS, the man who murdered Jamal Khashoggi, a Muskitter investor?
Link. Dark days.
Link. Current models of migraine focus on this calcitonin mechanism but there are likely other mechanisms.
Link. Quantum effects at the macroscopic. A few billion times beyond prior work. Needs replication.
Link. I think Apple wants users to have the impression of unlimited local storage — subject to paying a monthly fee for iCloud storage. This basically makes backup impossible.
Link. My CrossFit mates for example. They didn’t look at online relationships (Mastodon, etc).
In general need to be out in community to develop these.
Link. Xi has always acted like he thought COVID was a Chinese lab escape.
Link. The GOP is the problem so this statement in wrong: “The fault is not theirs. It lies squarely with Minnesota voters, who have brought us to our current shameful impasse.”
Link. Millenials were doing badly — in 2012. Since then there’s been a big reversal. In 10 years the enormous inheritance wealth transfer will make the Millenials the wealthiest generation by far.
Link. It’s tedious to subscribe on most iOS clients, best to use web client.
Link. The rural-urban divide is universal but may be unusually wide in America and Iran.
Link. AIs rule, but fwiw they have improved their inferiors.
Link. 1. It’s crazy that 6 digit passcode gives access to Apple Password Manager AND the ability to lock someone permanently out of their Apple ID (photos, media, software, documents, etc).
2. Use Screen Time account lock passcode to prevent setting/changing Apple ID or Recovery Key.
3. Good practice: Designate a Recovery Contact.
Link. The “luxury” apartments are, however, not the cause of the rent increase to come.
Link. I’ve not seen that effect here but one can hope.
Link. “All the options have Hotel California Syndrome — you can check-in but you can never leave.”
Link. Allowed him to deauthorize an iTunes computer.
Link. Estimate 20% of Russian prisoners are HIV positive.
Link. We need a 1Password alternative.