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    Linux admin. Open source developer.
    Passionate proofreader. Hobby coiffeur.
    Barbell addict. Curious about CrossFit.
    Spinning® instructor.
    Flexitarian.

    I am a Fitocracy Hero, and an Individual Affiliate of the Linux Foundation.

    Favorite programming languages:
    I'm mostly interested in C and Go, and also in R, Lua, and Haskell.

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    My favorite song in the first ESC 2015 semi final comes from Russia. Best wishes for the final, Polina Gagarina!

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jBVY7Glcd84
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    Solar Eclipse, 20. 03. 2015, 10:39 in Kitzbühel, Austria

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    please, donate to help the +GNOME Foundation defend its trademark against corporate bullshit.

    the fact that Groupon is not backing down after infringing the +GNOME trademark so blatantly is mindboggling.
    "GNOME" the trademark has been a familiar name for the past 17 years in the Free and Open Source Software community. The GNOME project has been a staple desktop for GNU/Linux and BSD desktops. It was the default desktop for Sun Microsystems workstation class machines, continues to be the default ...
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    Protip: Don't forget to regularly update the firmware of your lightbulbs.
    More evidence the Internet of things treats security as an afterthought.
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    In case you haven't taken this course already, it's a lot of fun.

    I guess I'll join again and try to improve my results from the last session.
    Discrete Optimization is a free online class taught by of The University of Melbourne
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    Free as in Freedom: Richard Stallman's Road to the Free Digital Society MOOC

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    Become a Better Digital Citizen and Learn how to Keep your Creations Free for Everyone
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    Looks like my +GitHub statistics turned to spooky colors.
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    My favorite song in this year's +Eurovision Song Contest comes from Italy.

    Best of luck to +Emma Marrone for the final! #Eurovision #JoinUs

    Emma Marrone - La Mia Città (Italy) 2014 Eurovision Song Contest
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    At the moment I'm enjoying the final week of Coursera's "Astrobiology and the Search for Extraterrestrial Life".

    https://www.coursera.org/course/astrobio
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    Monday Wisdom ;)

    #wisdom   #inspiration   #coffee  
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    Writing symbols and special characters in GNOME
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    ISO 14755 defines a method of entering symbols using Ctrl+Shift and an hexadecimal number for the UTF-8 character. This method works in, amo

    I’m Terrified of My New TV: Why I’m Scared to Turn This Thing On — And Y...
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    Introduction - Official FIA Formula E Championship
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    Formula E is a new FIA single-seater championship and the worlds first fully-electric racing series.

    Using the Force Curve | Concept2
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    The Force Curve graphically represents how you apply force (or power) during the rowing stroke, indicating how your total force varies as yo

    Yoga - Well-being for body and mind
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    Health is wealth, Peace of mind is happiness Yoga shows the way. Discover and learn YOGA with Kristina Kofler in the SKY LOUNGE in the Merce

    Bodybuilding.com - Grab, Sit, Repeat: The Simple Power Of The Goblet Squat
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    You heard that squatting is a basic human movement. So why are we so bad at it? What can we do? Meet the goblet squat, a movement that can h

    EA Is Adding An Offline Mode To SimCity
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    When SimCity first launched, it came with DRM that effectively crippled the game. Things only got worse when it came to light that this wasn

    The experiments most likely to shake up the future of physics (Wired UK)
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    The current era of particle physics is over. When scientists at CERN announced last July that they had found the Higgs boson they uncovered

    Evan Rachel Wood slams Hollywood sexism after scene cut from film - Time...
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    The phantasmagorical noir Charlie Countryman hit theaters earlier this month, but after finally catching up with the finished version of the

    Using Linux to manage my keyboard and mouse with Logitech's Unifying rec...
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    Here's what I found using open source software to enable device management on Linux.

    Criminals Exploit Microsoft Office Zero-Day Flaw -- InformationWeek
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    At least two sets of attackers have been using malicious Office documents to exploit the graphics processing vulnerability.

    livingLoud: with fitness! Ashley Smith
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    Ashley is CrossFit crazy! In a short six months Ashley went from a 155 pound "deadlift",

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    Google is 'outraged' and 'shocked' by NSA data collection
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    Allegations of intrusive data collection carried out by the National Security Agency have

    Patent war goes nuclear: Microsoft, Apple-owned “Rockstar” sues Google
    arstechnica.com

    Rockstar paid $4.5 billion for these patents, and has launched a major attack.

    Masters of their universe
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    Computer games weren't very good in 1982. There was Space Invaders and there was PacMan - but you didn't get much more for your money than t

    Language app Duolingo launches crowd-source platform
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    Duolingo Incubator aims to help people create new language lessons. Read this article by CNET News staff on CNET News.

    Why Motivation Is Useless: Bruce Lee’s Take
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    Today, the name Bruce Lee is synonymous with martial arts, self-actualization and worldwide stardom. But this wasn't always the case. As an