abucci

anthony.buc.ci

Hi, I'm Anthony and I'm a computer scientist

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I think I don’t understand how threads work on here! I keep replying to threads involving multiple people but there are not in the @ list.

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The vast majority of visits to my web server are:

  • Me
  • People or bots looking for vulnerabilities
  • Web crawlers

with about 0.5% of traffic being legitimate, not-me visitors.

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It is 2022 how the heck are you emailing someone login credentials including a password in plain text and then not even providing them the ability to change that password?

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Recursive Drawing is really fun to play with. You can make spirally-looking things like

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and

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(which is a minor variation that looks more feathery). Or you can make more organic looking shapes like

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or

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This tool was a student’s degree project and doesn’t have all the bells and whistles you’d expect from a mature drawing program, but the one thing it does well, the recursive drawing, is super cool.

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Android always has seventeen different apps for any particular thing you want to do, where five are so full of ads they’re unusable, three are hobby projects, two are paid and cost more than you’re willing to spend on a phone app, three haven’t been maintained in over two years, and four might possibly work for you. But you can’t know any of that till you install all seventeen and try them.

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I am a night owl by nature but ever since having kids I almost never sleep past 6:30am and am often awake by 5:30am. 😩 Gone are the days when I’d go to bed at 2am or later.

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OK lovely, I have a little demo of my nascent agent modeling framework thinger that can run 100,000 agents doing non-trivial (but faked for now) computations at about 1/3 of my screen refresh rate, meaning near real-time. I haven’t tried optimizing it yet, just tinkering so far. That’s pretty promising.

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In-reply-to » I'm always intrigued by new platforms like this one, but they are hindered by a lack of users. Unless you're draw in by an existing community, you end up talking into the void, or to yourself @testuser

@prologic@twtxt.net Yes. I noticed quite a few people used to keep up twtxt feeds but then stopped. You can goodl “twtxt.txt” and find lots. Hopefully with a nice web app and phone app and cli tool like yarn.social has enough critical mass will build.

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