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any reasonable open source visual disassembler for PE executables that understands pdb files?
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Mediagoblin's crowdfunding campaign just reached 60k$ (http://mediagoblin.org/news/last-day-of-campaign-second-milestone-in.html) which was the second goal, and it's aiming for the third. This oss media sharing service, to be federated this year thanks to the crowdfunders, has got a lot of momentum. I admit to being myopic about it, so if you all know a better alternative please let me know, but if you care about privacy and have some spare dollars here you go: http://mediagoblin.org/pages/campaign.html (ignore the 61193/60000, should read 61193/100000).
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The mediagoblin campaign still has 11 more days to go, please contribute to a decentralized free software media sharing solution at
http://mediagoblin.org/pages/campaign.html
See a new story about us:
http://motherboard.vice.com/read/meet-mediagoblin-a-decentralized-alternative-to-youtube-and-flickr
Catching up with the founders of the anti-surveillance media publishing platform.
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Bad science is also bad for the war on the war on drugs:
“Eighty to 90 percent of people are not negatively affected by drugs, but in the scientific literature nearly 100 percent of the reports are negative,” Dr. Hart said. “There’s a skewed focus on pathology. We scientists know that we get more money if we keep telling Congress that we’re solving this terrible problem. We’ve played a less than honorable role in the war on drugs.” -- Dr. Carl Hart (http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/17/science/the-rational-choices-of-crack-addicts.html?pagewanted=2&_r=2&smid=fb-share&)
See also http://www.badscience.net/
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From the department of converting the converted: here is a short twenty minute interview of the eloquent Law professor Gary Francione about why he became a vegan and the difference between animal welfare and animal rights (in a nut shell - but as someone once told me, nut shells only leave you with chipped teeth).
http://vimeo.com/23001319#
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youtubedl מפגש הפתיחה של הסדנא הקהילתית לקיימות
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I'm joining the local cultured meat ngo [7]! new blog post (short):

http://blog.saymoo.org/?p=345

here it is:

Meat: future

Why we need? we do, stop asking

How to produce? raise animal, kill animal, process animal, eat flesh.

What side-effects? large land use, water use, disease from close proximity crosses to humans, suffering

Is better way? yes, take cell from animal, grow cells to tissue, process tissue, eat tissue. is cultured meat [0].

is sci-fi? no, human windpipe transplanted [1], rat kidney research [2], modern meadow [3] leather TED [4], cultured hamburger [5].

is next year? not quite, is new harvest [6] goal

no hebrew? [7] העמותה לחקלאות מודרנית

[0] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/In_vitro_meat
[1] http://www.ucl.ac.uk/news/news-articles/1107/11070701
[2] http://www.nature.com/nm/journal/v19/n5/full/nm.3154.html
[3] http://modernmeadow.com/
[4] https://www.ted.com/talks/andras_forgacs_leather_and_meat_without_killing_animals
[5] http://culturedbeef.net/
[6] http://new-harvest.org/
[7] http://futuremeat.org/

#Meat   #cultured_meat #In_vitro_meat #cellular_biology  
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What kind of rates are you seeing on this? I'm using gatttool / similar simple program to connect to an RFduino (rfduino.com, nordic nRF51822) and am seeing just ~9kbps while the RFduino documentation claims it can reach 32.
With iPhônes liberated from the apple authentication chip by it, and Android also having added support in the latest Android 4.3, Bluetooth Low Energy (4.0) is starting to look more interesting. In this blog post I'm going to...
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I only used it for sensor like applications where bandwidth doesn't really matters.
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That's it, no more kickstarters this month. Kickstarter needs a queue.
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How many were there?
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Cannabis ethics conference, I'm going, 29th of December Mishkanot Shaananim Jerusalem.

http://mishkenot.org.il/hebrew/HebEthicsEventsCalendarFull.aspx?id=10194
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