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Always Review Your Dependencies, AGPL Edition

Before adding a dependency to one of my software projects, I do some basic vetting of the dependency. Among the things I check are: How is the code licensed?Who are the authors?Are there any serious unresolved issues in the issue tracker?Is there a history of serious bugs in the issue tracker?What kind of code review…
Opinion | It’s Time to Blow Up Our ‘Always On’ Work Culture

Opinion | It’s Time to Blow Up Our ‘Always On’ Work Culture

Opinion|It’s Time to Blow Up Our ‘Always On’ Work CultureSick of round-the-clock work emails and Slack messages? Here’s some hope.By Cal NewportDr. Newport is the author of “Digital Minimalism: Choosing a Focused Life in a Noisy World.”Nov. 6, 2019Credit...Tess Smith-RobertsA German entrepreneur named Lasse Rheingans has become a subject of attention since The Wall Street…
LeBron Will Be LeBron, But NBA Will Always Put Business First

LeBron Will Be LeBron, But NBA Will Always Put Business First

When NBA supernova LeBron James signed a deal to join the Los Angeles Lakers in the summer of 2018, he shifted the league’s course. It was a clear legacy play that thoroughly positioned him as an immovable enterprise of change. He was now an official Hollywood lodestone, a one-man orbit with the means to better…
‘Always Audi’ program gives new customers free Silvercar rental days

‘Always Audi’ program gives new customers free Silvercar rental days

Audi of America COO Cian O'Brien said the program "will make it easy [for customers] to drive the Audi [they] love -- or experience other vehicles in the fleet -- even when [they're] away from home." Say, when they're visiting another state for a business trip or for a weekend away without bringing their own…
How to Always Get Someone to Let You Use Their Power Outlet at the Airport – Lifehacker

How to Always Get Someone to Let You Use Their Power Outlet at the...

No matter what airline you’re flying on or where you’re going I can guarantee you one thing: power will be at a premium.No matter how early you arrive at the gate for your flight, all of the power outlets will inevitably be full already with people charging their phones, tablets, and laptops before the flight.…

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Removing the Linux /dev/random blocking pool

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