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severak 15.10.2021 12:25:36

How to win at CORS

The 'how' and 'why' of CORS, from start to finish.

severak 2.10.2021 16:15:21

432 Hz vs. 440 Hz: Tuning Standards Explained

440 Hz is widely used as the tuning standard for western music, but 432 Hz is on the rise. Why is this? And which standard should you choose?

severak 9.8.2021 09:19:20

If you want to know how we ended up in a cyber dystopia, read Ready Player One

The 2011 book wants to have it both ways — just like Mark Zuckerberg

severak 22.6.2021 09:15:26

What Music Really İs | The Fine Art of Combining Harmonics

The HarmoniComb Matrix: A New Method for Visually Describing Music, based on an ancient division/multiplication table known as Pythagorean Lambdoma, presented here in logarithmic form so that What You See İs How You Hear.

severak 7.6.2021 14:12:44

'I wasn’t looking back, we could hardly see ahead.’ The Chileans who came to Hull

Tom White explores the relationship between Chilean refugees and Hull in the 1970s

severak 31.5.2021 14:42:58

History of the Amiga | Series | Ars Technica

Serving the Technologist for more than a decade. IT news, reviews, and analysis.

severak 7.5.2021 20:44:38

Built to Last

Don’t blame COBOL. Blame austerity.

severak 20.3.2021 23:57:18

Webaudio Experiences

Experiences with the webaudio API, additive and subtractive synthesizer simulations, programming, samples, samplelibrary

severak 4.3.2021 18:25:53

What Depeche Mode’s Seduction of Eastern Europe Can Teach Us About Late Capitalism

Two documentaries—one new, one newly resurfaced—nod to the Depechemania that gripped the Eastern Bloc.

severak 26.2.2021 16:47:53

Studio N: Jedenáct návrhů, jak se co nejrychleji dostat z krize

Situace je vážná. Toto konstatování už jde každému na nervy, ale co dělat? Česko čelí covidu neúspěšně. Potřebuje změnu, nové nápady a hlavně nový přístup.

severak 25.2.2021 13:46:40

Bernhard Riepl: Rakušané i potomci německy mluvících vyhnanců nevědí o realitě Čechů – a naopak. Dá se to měnit skrze vyprávění příběhů

Bernhard Riepl: Rakušané i potomci německy mluvících vyhnanců nevědí o realitě Čechů – a naopak. Dá se to měnit skrze vyprávění příběhů, Tomáš Koloc, KN 24/2018

severak 25.2.2021 13:34:13

Únor 1948: Jediná Benešova varianta byl Tito

Únor 1948: Jediná Benešova varianta byl Tito, Tomáš Koloc, KN 9/2018

severak 22.2.2021 21:01:47

Rudí nerdi letí do vesmíru! Československé sci-fi!


severak 5.2.2021 12:36:37

Is the pandemic making our social skills decay?

Psychologists say we may be losing the ability to be able to easily connect to one another

severak 2.2.2021 10:01:48

A 25-Year-Old Bet Comes Due: Has Tech Destroyed Society?

In 1995, a WIRED cofounder challenged a Luddite-loving doomsayer to a prescient wager on tech and civilization’s fate. Now their judge weighs in.

severak 10.1.2021 17:12:07

Poezie kritického myšlení. Krátce o českých básnících a básnířkách generace Y a Z


severak 27.12.2020 15:34:27

5G: The outsourced elephant in the room - Articles

In a break from the usual GPS/Galileo, DNA and C++ posts, here is a bit on 5G and national security. It turns out that through PowerDNS and its parent company Open-Xchange, we know a lot about how large scale European communication service providers work - most of whom are our customers in some way. In addition, in a previous life I worked in national security and because of that I have relevant knowledge of how governments (your own and foreign ones) “interact” with telecommunication providers.

severak 23.12.2020 00:07:56

SALVAGE: China Miéville : The Limits of Utopia

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) demands a shift in our emissions by a third to avoid utter disaster. KPMG, in the leaden chattiness of corporate powerpoint-ese, sees the same horizon. NASA part-funds a report warning that systemic civilizational collapse ‘is difficult to avoid.’

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