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Tim Cuthbertson
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Honestly I think the most disappointing thing about software development is that autoconf (and friends) is still a thing.

```
checking for ocamlbuild... no

( later ... )

no -j 10 -no-links -cflags -warn-error,FPSXY common/common.otarget
/bin/bash: no: command not found
```
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finally!
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#itsthefuture - just got my phone to do my bidding by "OK Google - skip this track" while listening to music with messy cooking hands.

Of course, this being the future, I had to say "OK Google" about 7 times before it actually heard me :(
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^.^ This guy clearly loves photographing squirrels even more than I do, plus way more skill + patience gives amazing results:

https://www.instagram.com/kpunkka/

(also: birds, moose, foxes and other adorable wildlife)
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Put together a few lovely HDRs from our recent trip :)
England & Scotland - HDRs
England & Scotland - HDRs
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I spent a bit of time learning what the hell ETH and DAO are today after getting intrigued (but baffled) by this news.

Top quality drama going on. And not exactly surprising, either - "hey, lets all put 100m USD solely in the hands of an immutable blob of complex imperative code". I'm pretty stumped as to how $100m got into the fund, but maybe it's only worth that much due to value fluctuations in this cryptocurrency (which are presumably cratering right now).

If you're curious (I recommend it), I found these links pretty good to get the gist:

What is the DAO: http://www.coindesk.com/the-dao-just-raised-50-million-but-what-is-it/

As for ETH itself, it's a "smart contract" platform - where instead of having contracts interpreted by lawyers, they are written in code that lives forever in a bitcoin-like blockchain (i.e. the code is law for all who choose to participate, with no reliance on human interpretation). Here's a simple example to give you the gist: https://solidity.readthedocs.io/en/latest/introduction-to-smart-contracts.html#a-simple-smart-contract

The attacker's public response (probably fake, but it makes a fun point): http://pastebin.com/CcGUBgDG

And a choice quote from a month ago (https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=11728592):

> Smart contracts should be thought of as "the Underhanded C Contest on the blockchain."
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Nys & I went to England & Scotland recently, and brought back some pixels!

I tried really hard to make this cover photo a lovely evening shot of Edinburgh Castle, but google+ insists on using this photo of me napping instead. You lot better click through, I swear there's very few pictures of me napping at all. Mostly it's squirrels, birds, mountains and castles.
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I get why an oracle executive with a lot of skin in the game would try and spread this sort of FUD, but I'm really surprised that an actual attourney would put their reputation on the line by making such a ridiculous claim:

"It is hard to see how GPL can survive such a result. In fact, it is hard to see how ownership of a copy of any software protected by copyright can survive this result."
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