My critique of the #blockchain hype at the #fossnorth2019 conference: http://www.mardy.it/blog/2019/04/a-critical-view-on-the-blockchain.html
This stript when run collects the power consumption of a NUC during one minute and writes it, together with the date/time into a file for future use.
I want to try to see how much my NUC consumes during different phases during a day/week.
About automation replacing us:
If you think of machines as the next step in evolution, as our children, then it's awesome that they don't have the same limitations of biological bodies like we have, so they could go on exploring our galaxy in a completely different way than we could with our short life spans. The human will die out anyway, like all the other biological species, but at least we could have a heritage in form of the machines which could...
Man, this other song is even more amazing, somehow metal combined with grunge and a a pinch of Smashing Pumpkins:
Code Orange - Bleeding In The Blur
Music tip of the day: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dZ9JVxQVQy4
Apparently this is what grew out of metalcore. I'm intrigued.
260 people attending at #fossnorth2019 in Gothenburg. For me this is the first time I can attend!
The fediverse is Mastodon, Pleroma, Diaspora, Friendica, Hubzilla, Osada and all their friends, federating. But what do we call all the silos, the ad-based family of Facebook, Twitter, Reddit and friends? How about Adverse? It's true: a universe founded on ad serving. And a reminder that the offer plenty of adversity.
Listening to essays about Jean-Paul Sartre and his ideas about radical freedom. He says we're condemned to be free. But even though I intelevtually understand that it might be painful to be responsible of everything you decide to do, I myself mostly feel only joy in this freedom, even if I often choose wrongly in heinsight.
Musicvideo tip today: Rammstein - Deutschland https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NeQM1c-XCDc
A strong comment about the dark sides of German History and apparently the black woman is Germania, the personification of the German nation.