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Elite Colleges Constantly Tell Low-Income Students That They Do Not Belong

https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2019/03/privileged-poor-navigating-elite-university-life/585100/

Well I guess that sucks. The most important part of going to an ivy league school is making connections. I bet they're missing out on that shit too.

March 21, 2019

Storing C++ Objects in Distributed Memory

https://people.eecs.berkeley.edu/~brock/blog/storing_cpp_objects.php

So this is how you're supposed to design code... There's a lot of high level C++ shit here that I need to internalize.

March 9, 2019

A Raspberry Pi Grimoire for the Command Line Wizard

https://hackaday.com/2019/02/25/a-raspberry-pi-grimoire-for-the-command-line-wizard/

In case it's not clear from reading the article, this guy took a Raspberry pie and made a laptop case using steel plating from an old computer case and 3d printed parts. It looks like a book and the 3d printed ridges make it look like the sides are pages.

February 27, 2019

A Fairly Fast Fibonacci Function

http://www.oranlooney.com/post/fibonacci/

Wow, I guess this is how you're supposed to optimize code. I need to brush up on my math and algorithms...

February 23, 2019

Wealthy, Successful and Miserable

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/02/21/magazine/elite-professionals-jobs-happiness.html

I think this is pretty common knowledge by now but plenty of kids are taught to go to a good school and get a good job and really not how to ensure they are self actualized human beings. So I guess this problem is more widespread now? Anyway this was on the front page of hacker news so there.

February 22, 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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