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by admin
Sat Sep 07, 2019 8:44 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: Personal servers
Replies: 0
Views: 54

Personal servers

#PersonalServer thread Freedombox was the first project that got me interested in the concept: https://freedombox.org https://twitter.com/jasonksackey/status/1170395702092075008 Interesting that some of these projects offer hardware, others are software only. Hardware means you have something more ...
by admin
Sat Aug 24, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Technology
Topic: Urbit
Replies: 0
Views: 117

Urbit

https://urbit.org/ A project I've referenced several times. Strange, ambitious, promising.... ... and according to some, evil (!) 'Is Urbit evil?' playlist: https://www.popehat.com/2013/12/06/nock-hoon-etc-for-non-vulcans-why-urbit-matters/ http://distributedweb.care/posts/who-owns-the-stars/ https:...
by admin
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:58 am
Forum: Technology
Topic: Google
Replies: 1
Views: 14

Re: Google

https://sparktoro.com/blog/less-than-half-of-google-searches-now-result-in-a-click/ "Less than Half of Google Searches Now Result in a Click" https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=20690414 No, more people don't click, because they've taken the answer from your website and displayed it right in their ...
by admin
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: Technology
Topic: Google
Replies: 1
Views: 14

Google

https://about.google/ Our mission is to organise the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful. Curtis Yarvin, Urbit founder: Google’s mission statement is ‘organize the world’s information.’ What that assumes is that the world’s information is a shitshow, a pile of crap, and...
by admin
Sun Aug 04, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: Technology
Topic: Ackermann function
Replies: 1
Views: 24

Re: Ackermann function

I first learnt about this function via Urbit. https://urbit.org/docs/learn/hoon/hoon-tutorial/ackermann/ (I'm doing Hoon School now.) I thought the statement that it is "not primitively recursive -- meaning it can not be rewritten in an iterative fashion" was supposed to mean that it couldn't be wri...
by admin
Fri Aug 02, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: Technology
Topic: Ackermann function
Replies: 1
Views: 24

Ackermann function

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ackermann_function My JavaScript implementations : function ackermann(m, n) => { if (m === 0) return n + 1; if (m > 0 && n === 0) return ap(m - 1, 1); if (m > 0 && n > 0) return ap(m - 1, ap(m, n - 1)); } A faster version without recursion: function ackermann(m, n) => {...
by admin
Fri Jun 21, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: Operating Space
Topic: To do
Replies: 0
Views: 43

To do

  • ☐ Make a front page - blog + forum activity
  • ✓ Set a maximum forum content width
  • ☐ Write introduction to the site (in progress!)
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29/6:
  • ✓ Remove date of birth fields from user profiles
by admin
Fri Jun 14, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: Technology
Topic: Forums vs. blogs vs. social media
Replies: 0
Views: 33

Forums vs. blogs vs. social media

The title of this thread could be appended with 'vs. wikis vs. Q-and-A sites vs. mailing lists vs. chat' and so on. All these systems are fundamentally similar. They all let us put content online, so they're all usable for publishing and discussion. They all have their defining peculiarities which m...
by admin
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: Outer darkness
Topic: Off-topic threads will go here
Replies: 0
Views: 40

Off-topic threads will go here

Later. Forum locked for now.