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John “Sir Zandwich” Zander
Attended Basic High Scool, Henderson, NV
Lives in Elk, WA
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"[Iowa state lottery's IT security boss] installed a hidden rootkit on a computer system run by the Multi-State Lottery Association so he could secretly alter the lottery's random number generator, the court heard. This allowed him to calculate the numbers that would be drawn in the state's Hot Lotto games, and therefore buy a winning ticket beforehand" and I was all like
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They never think about the actual "getting and using the money" part of the crime.
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Good. AGAIN. IT'S BEEN A GOOD COUPLE WEEKS FOR GOOD THINGS.
Gov. Jerry Brown signs SB 277, which bans personal belief and religious vaccination exemptions for kids entering day care or school.
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That governor made the right decision.
This isn't about the one child not being vaccinated it's about the OTHERS. Getting rid of some of these illnesses and protecting the few who CAN'T be immunized is not up to the religious believes of any 3rd party.
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Mother of Dragons meets Father of Raptors
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Small, wonderful things: a +GoPro camera inside a payload fairing of a +SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, as it tumbles back to Earth.
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Yonatan Zunger originally shared to Brief Dispatches:
 
A group of researchers has built a way to mine the giant corpora of pictures people have posted publicly (on sites like Picasa and Flickr) and build time-lapse images of landmarks. This involves huge technical challenges of identifying landmarks, building 3D models of them, stabilizing the images, and normalizing the motion and lighting -- and so far, they've managed to find over 20,000 such images, showing everything from changing seasons, to building construction, to moving glaciers.

They've made a video showing off their favorites: https://youtu.be/wptzVm0tngc. You can read the paper at http://grail.cs.washington.edu/projects/timelapse/ , and hopefully they'll soon have a way to see all their results.

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There are a zillion digital photos in the public domain and scientists have just figured out something very cool to do with them. A team from Google and
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And then the once-mighty AOL was all like...
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+John Scalzi installs Windows 10. Its final form will soon be upon us.
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Optimist: Glass is half full
Pessimist: Glass is half empty
Analyst: Glass is dead, and Google should kill off Android and buy Twitter instead

#SelfTweetingCars
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Space Oddity in the style of xkcd' Up Goer Five. Fantastic.
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  • Basic High Scool, Henderson, NV
  • Riverside High School, Chattaroy, WA
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Android nerd, Ingress player, guitarist.
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I'm Shardholder, Level 8 Resistance in Ingress. I've also been playing guitar since I was 16, my current obsession being eight-strings.
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Las Vegas, NV - Kellogg, ID
One of the worst clinics I have ever had the displeasure of dealing with.
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It's New Years Eve and they're playing Christmas music. :-/ Great ice cream though.
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I purchased a new XV Crosstrek from Steve and the service couldn't have been more perfect. The car was on backorder and throughout the entire process Steve kept me well informed and was always available when I had a question.
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It's New Years Eve and they're playing Christmas music. :-/ Great burger though.
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