I (sometimes) write stuff here because I find some stuff fascinating, or ground-breaking or weird. More often than not, I tend to express some kind of prophecy, because who doesn’t look at the future and[…]
Excellent debunking of asking for real names to prevent abuse, usually thought to be the number one reason for people who behave badly on the interwebs. I’ll let you read it. There, you done? My[…]
This recap of an attempted identity theft is both fascinating and terrifying Welcome to a world where who you are is stored externally. Your smartphone can be even more valuable than your wallet, be extra[…]
“the most common software packages for fMRI analysis (SPM, FSL, AFNI) can result in false-positive rates of up to 70%” (from PNAS) “The death in May of Joshua Brown, 40, of Canton, Ohio, was the[…]
So, out of the blue, and to escape from a dickish choke hold on my public facing infrastructure, I decided to switch back to administrating my own installation on a VPS… First off, you think[…]
I happened to do a presentation on the topic at Cocoaheads Paris (in French). The slides are here. The sample code (a basic group chat app) is here Tl;dr : it’s cool, use it.