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I’ve felt this before but haven’t heard it explained this well. Choice quotes from Michael Lopp’s article: The organization of the Old Guard is instinctively flat. There is rapid and organic error correction because everyone has line of sight on everything. The cost of gathering situational awareness is low because the Old Guard has borderline …
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Quickstart. - Graphical OS, takes about 60 seconds to boot - With busybox, lua interpreter and test cases, takes about 20 seconds to boot - Takes 1 second to boot - With nasm, vim, debug.com, some games and demos, takes 1 second to boot - Random boot floppy, takes very long to boot ...
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shucks, I'll try you in another week or so!﻿

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function sin(x) {var b,c;return x*=5214,c=x<<17,x-=8192,x<<=18,x>>=18,x=x*x>>12,b=19900-(3516*x>>14),b=4096-(x*b>>16),0>c&&(b=-b),2.44E-4*b}﻿
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Based on the methods discussed here: http://www.coranac.com/2009/07/sines

Performance tests: http://jsperf.com/bitwise-sine/3﻿

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Oops, I should have clarified that.  It's the Glaisher-Kinkelin constant

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glaisher%E2%80%93Kinkelin_constant﻿

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in the late 70s italian architect, illustrator and industrial designer luigi serafini made a book, an encyclopedia of unknown, parallel world. it’s about 360-380 pages. it is written in an unknown language, using an unknown alphabet. it took him 30 month to complete that masterpiece that many…
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Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Second Reality﻿
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Have them in circles
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PRISM ⚡ BREAK﻿
Opt out of global data surveillance programs like PRISM, XKeyscore and Tempora. Help make mass surveillance of entire populations uneconomical! We all have a right to privacy, which you can exercise today by encrypting your communications and ending your reliance on proprietary services.
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A meta service to anonymously & securely store an 'online distributed proof of existence' for any document. The service stores a cryptographic digest of the file, linked to the time in which you submitted the document; which allows you to publicly prove that you have certain information without revealing the data or yourself.﻿
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Symbolab: Equation search engine for math and science - search the web for scientific content using text, equations and scientific/mathematical symbols
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Gender topology 101: The donut and the coffee cup are 'topologically' the same thing.﻿
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You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll kiss three bucks goodbye.﻿
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