Shakthi Kannan shakthimaan@identi.ca

Chennai, India

Free Software developer. Speaker. Writer. Dad. Emacser. Idealist. Purist. Table Tennis player.

  • 2019-05-24T07:31:11Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    watched "How not to measure latency" by Gil Tene https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lJ8ydIuPFeU (~ 45m) #performance #monitoring
  • 2019-05-24T07:30:28Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    A tale in adopting Alpine (GNU/)Linux for Docker https://www.madetech.com/blog/a-tale-in-adopting-alpine-linux-for-docker-problems-we-faced-with-rspec-testing #testing #docker
  • 2019-05-23T08:13:53Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Mathematicians revive abandoned approach to the Riemann Hypothesis https://m.phys.org/news/2019-05-mathematicians-revive-abandoned-approach-riemann.html #mathematics
  • 2019-05-23T08:13:25Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    HCL exposes customer, personnel info in wide-ranging data leak https://threatpost.com/data-leak-hcl-customer-info/144919/ #security #privacy
  • 2019-05-22T08:18:44Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Liran Zvibel of WekaIO on using D to create the Worldโ€™s fastest file system https://dlang.org/blog/2018/12/04/interview-liran-zvibel-of-wekaio/ #performance
  • 2019-05-22T08:18:15Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    "Long Form writing with Org-mode" by Ryan Rix http://doc.rix.si/cce/cce-writing.html #Emacs #orgmode
  • 2019-05-21T14:26:02Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    watched "Emacs setup init file and Org file for Literate Programming" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HaCIn5gvJ84 (~ 10m) #Emacs
  • 2019-05-21T14:25:25Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Lists and Lists https://www.eblong.com/zarf/zweb/lists/ with quick reference card http://pr-if.org/doc/play-if-card/play-if-card.pdf
  • 2019-05-20T08:21:27Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Continued progress porting #Emacs to #Rust http://db48x.net/rust-remacs-2018/
  • 2019-05-20T08:20:37Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Salesforce multi-hour meltdown after database blunder grants users access to all data https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/05/17/salesforce_database_outage/ #security #privacy
  • 2019-05-17T05:32:49Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    CERN Open Hardware License https://www.ohwr.org/project/cernohl/wikis/home #hardware #license

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  • 2019-05-17T05:32:23Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Kernel address space layout randomization https://lwn.net/Articles/569635/ #Linux
  • 2019-05-16T05:12:16Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    San Francisco bans facial recognition technology https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/14/us/facial-recognition-ban-san-francisco.html #Artificialintelligence #privacy

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    Thank you, SF!! Some (rare) sanity... ๐Ÿ˜…

    JanKusanagi at 2019-05-16T12:00:49Z

  • 2019-05-16T05:11:27Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    Four new exploits work against Intel's chips since 2011 https://www.engadget.com/2019/05/15/intel-mds-exploit/ #hardware #security

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  • 2019-05-15T05:46:30Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    The #Emacs guide to key bindings http://www.wilfred.me.uk/blog/2018/01/06/the-emacs-guru-guide-to-key-bindings/
  • 2019-05-15T05:45:53Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    WhatsApp rushes to fix security flaw https://www.nytimes.com/2019/05/13/technology/nso-group-whatsapp-spying.html s/hacking/cracking/ #security #privacy

    WhatsApp itself is a security flaw.

    And exposes an idiotic flaw in society's brains...

    JanKusanagi at 2019-05-15T11:53:27Z

  • 2019-05-14T05:52:35Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    How to design for colour blindness https://medium.theuxblog.com/how-to-design-for-color-blindness-a6f083b08e12 #UI #UX #CSS

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  • 2019-05-14T05:51:56Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    To disable all colours in shell mode use (setf ansi-color-for-comint-mode 'filter) or (setq shell-font-lock-keywords nil) #Emacs
  • 2019-05-13T10:07:40Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    How an ancient Indian art utilizes #mathematics, mythology and rice https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/indian-rice-art-kolam
  • 2019-05-13T10:06:51Z via Identi.ca Web To: Public CC: Followers

    The May 2019 edition of OSFY magazine has my article on the #GNU #Emacs list library dash.el http://lfymag.com/currentissue.asp?id=13 @OpenSourceForU

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