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How Falling into a Black Hole Would Leave you 'Frozen in Place for Eternity'

https://www.express.co.uk/news/science/1190626/black-hole-discovery-new-scientist-event-what-is-a-black-holes-astronomy

I've heard you'd get spaghettified and time would slow down because you get sucked in at near the speed of light, but I didn't realize you would turn red as well. This gives me an idea. You could be immortal if you flew right into a black hole. You'd survive to the end of the universe. But subjectively, you'd probably be torn apart in microseconds.

October 17, 2019

Matt Pharr

https://pharr.org/matt/

This guy is fucking incredible. Aside from his laser focus on a specific subject, I wonder what it takes to do the stuff that he does.

October 16, 2019

X-Ray Tech Lays Chip Secrets Bare

https://spectrum.ieee.org/nanoclast/semiconductors/design/xray-tech-lays-chip-secrets-bare

Man this used to be really hard and not a huge guarantee that you could see anything. People were mostly guessing. I wonder how this is going to affect the semiconductor business?

Probably not much. HW engineers don't give a fuck about learning from other people.

October 7, 2019

Google Claims ‘Quantum Supremacy,’ Marking a Major Milestone in Computing

https://fortune.com/2019/09/20/google-claims-quantum-supremacy/

Whoa holy shit. It would be hilarious if this just completely destroyed the processor industry.

September 22, 2019

letsgetrandy / brototype @ github

https://github.com/letsgetrandy/brototype

Look at this man, blessing the world with his coding scripture. How can I even begin to be like him???

September 19, 2019

He was a Yale graduate, Wall Street banker and entrepreneur. Today he's homeless in Los Angeles

https://www.cnn.com/2019/09/17/us/los-angeles-yale-graduate-homeless/index.html

This guy went from Yale grad, to millionaire business owner to homeless. Is there no hope for the rest of us??!?!

September 18, 2019

Look at these goddamn links

Hey maaan, these snippets from the internet are p. cool imo. You should check them out. I think you should waste a bunch of time looking at them. It's totally worth it.


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