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The Early History of Usenet, Part I: The Technological Setting

The Early History of Usenet, Part I: The Technological Setting 14 November 2019 Usenet—Netnews—was conceived almost exactly 40 years ago this month. To understand where it came from and why certain decisions were made the way they were, it's important to understand the technological constraints of the time. Metanote: this is a personal history as…

The Early History of Usenet

Apple 23 July 2007: Security Flaw in the iPhone 24 August 2007: Defending Against the Owner 10 September 2007: What's Missing in the iPod Touch 1 October 2007: The Technical-Social Contract 16 October 2007: The Proper Benefit of an iPhone Design Mistake 23 January 2008: Apple Adds the Missing Applications to the iPod Touch 13…
‘Tell Me Why’ makes history with the first transgender protagonist from a major game studio – Mashable

‘Tell Me Why’ makes history with the first transgender protagonist from a major game...

History made. Image: DONTNOD ENTERTAINMENT By Shannon Connellan2019-11-14 21:16:38 UTC Representation in gaming just took a significant step forward, with a brand new title featuring the first-ever playable transgender protagonist. Announced at Microsoft’s X019 event in London, Tell Me Why is the newest episodic narrative adventure game from DONTNOD Entertainment, the studio behind Life Is…
‘Halo 2’ at 15: The Complete History of the Revolutionary Game – The Ringer

‘Halo 2’ at 15: The Complete History of the Revolutionary Game – The Ringer

Halo 2 begins with a celestial siege. Thousands of alien lizard people, religious zealots with improbable jaws toting mean-looking laser swords inside their bulbous spaceships, crash into Earth to claim it as their own. Humanity’s only defense is Master Chief. The space marine is a walking tank whose face is a single head-sized Oakley lens.…
A personality quiz for fans of math and history: Are you a Newton or a Leibniz?

A personality quiz for fans of math and history: Are you a Newton or...

A rivalry for the ages — Newton and Leibniz are like night and day, or derivatives and integrals. Jennifer Ouellette - Nov 10, 2019 6:36 pm UTC Enlarge / Arch-rivals Isaac Newton and Gottfried Leibniz famously fought over the credit for inventing calculus.Ben OrlinMath teacher Ben Orlin writes and draws the (aptly named) blog Math…
How to delete your Siri history in iOS 13.2

How to delete your Siri history in iOS 13.2

The current iPhone upgrade to iOS 13.2 brings a variety of features, not the least of which is improved privacy for those who use Siri. Responding to the outcry over how it handles the data collected by its voice assistant, Apple has offered users a way to delete all of the recordings that Siri collects…
A Brief History of Russian Hackers’ Evolving False Flags

A Brief History of Russian Hackers’ Evolving False Flags

Deception has always been part of the hacker playbook. But it's one thing for intruders to hide their tracks, and another to adopt an invented identity, or even frame another country for a cyberattack. Russia's hackers have done all of the above, and now have gone one step further. In a series of espionage cases,…
A History of Pizza

A History of Pizza

Pizza is the world’s favourite fast food. We eat it everywhere – at home, in restaurants, on street corners. Some three billion pizzas are sold each year in the United States alone, an average of 46 slices per person. But the story of how the humble pizza came to enjoy such global dominance reveals much…
History is Written by the Losers

History is Written by the Losers

This post was originally published as part of the Thucydides Roundtable project over at Zenpundit. I encourage you to read all of the posts in the roundtable. Meet Sima Qian. I hold him in high regard. You could say that this was a historian with balls. Sima Qian is sometimes called the “Herodotus of the…
Hong Kong anti-mask law: a history of mask bans around the world

Hong Kong anti-mask law: a history of mask bans around the world

The Hong Kong government today (Oct. 4) invoked emergency powers to enact a ban on wearing face masks in public, even as critics decried the move as setting a dangerous precedent and jeopardizing the city’s protection of civil liberties.It’s not the first place in the world to impose such a ban, and other countries have…

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