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Simple turnip cake [lo bak go] recipe - Cook Simply


I really want to make a turnip cake.

nonbeard 2024-02-24 02:01:31.570379

Easy white bread recipe | BBC Good Food


Delicious. Though I was a little o_O when it described the concept of preparing the bread one day before and leaving it in the fridge overnight to be a "great timesaver". No time has been saved. In absolute terms some time has been wasted. Reality is a construct. Your perception defines your world.

nonbeard 2024-02-20 20:24:53.596263

wwmm/easyeffects: Limiter, compressor, convolver, equalizer and auto volume and many other plugins for PipeWire applications


Apply various effects on-the-fly to Linux audio using Pipewire.

This was great. Someone on a meeting had random high-pitched noises and I could, on the fly, add an equaliser to attenuate all frequencies about 11 KHz -- minimal impact on voices and noise disappeared!

nonbeard 2024-02-13 14:23:29.353912

SaltyBet - Twitch


Twitch stream that plays bots off against each other in the Mugen fighting game. Been going for ages (decades?)

nonbeard 2024-02-11 22:18:25.189749

EFIStub - Debian Wiki


Set up for grub-less Linux booting using EFI stub plus debian hooks

nonbeard 2024-02-11 13:12:55.460353

One Hundred and One Monochrome Mazes : John Vaughn / IBM : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive


Game of the day. It's so monochrome it doesn't work with colour graphics adapters.

nonbeard 2024-02-03 21:46:40.736703

What’s inside popular disposable vapes? Let's open and take them apart!


The activation mechanism is a microphone, which is pretty interesting.

nonbeard 2024-02-03 16:29:08.064288

What does the Cerebellum Do Anyway? - by Sarah Constantin



nonbeard 2024-01-08 02:13:38.585737

Understanding SameSite cookies


One key annoyance is that from 2016 to 2019, omitting SameSite meant SameSite=None. From 2019 onwards, omitting SameSite meant SameSite=Lax. As of 2023 (https://caniuse.com/same-site-cookie-attribute), Safari and Firefox use the pre-2019 behaviour.

nonbeard 2023-11-21 14:11:25.749406

The Quiet Man (video game) - Wikipedia


"Exhausting and miserable time". "Spectactular disaster". But the Imogen Heap accompanying song is quite sweet.

nonbeard 2023-11-14 22:30:16.275406

Intel iAPX 432 - Wikipedia


Capability-based, OO-focused processor in 1976

nonbeard 2023-11-11 09:30:53.260479

iea-vs-reality-photovoltaics-2018.png 551×455 pixels


Thick black line: solar energy capacity added in gigawatts over time. Other lines: international energy agency predictions. Note exponential reality vs flat prediction, what, 10 times in a row?

nonbeard 2023-11-04 23:34:17.046858

Is YouTube anti-adblock fixed yet?


Browsing Youtube; didn't realise I was in the middle of a fight between some youtube exec and half the Internet.

nonbeard 2023-11-01 11:44:26.140231

The Magical Japanese Art of Luggage Forwarding — Ridgeline issue 170


"Magical Japan" articles are so 90s but this one on takkyūbin is very well written (hn)

... except that takkyūbin is apparently a trademark and the generic term is takuhaibin (again, the fine pedants of hn)

nonbeard 2023-10-27 10:55:16.957577

LIGHTNESS by Italo Calvino : Dancing on the Ceiling: Art & Zero Gravity curated by Kathleen Forde : EMPAC Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center : Troy, NY USA


to read, related to claire-louise bennett quote

nonbeard 2023-09-28 06:53:31.527539

Increasing storage size - UpCloud

nonbeard 2023-09-25 11:49:49.753783

Trustworthy and Useful Tools for Mobile Phone Extraction : Horizon



nonbeard 2023-09-23 15:55:13.825618

aff4/pyaff4: The Python implementation of the AFF4 standard.


RIME related forensic data format

nonbeard 2023-09-05 19:10:57.352949

CASE Community | Home


RIME related forensics data format

nonbeard 2023-09-05 19:10:35.304792

Communications barriers slowed the inrush of the sociopaths into whatever was hi... | Hacker News


“You might be surrounded by interesting countercultures and not even know about it: whatever properties save them from instant commoditization also keep you out.“ from “is counterculture dead?”

nonbeard 2023-08-25 14:04:25.128049

Bypassing Bitlocker using a cheap logic analyzer on a Lenovo laptop


Some clever things here: attach the probes to a random SPI flash because it's on the same bus as the TPM and its pins are bigger; overwrite sticky keys with cmd.exe for a simple admin shell without login. (hn)

nonbeard 2023-08-24 19:12:18.160095

4 ingredient oat milk that doesn't separate - sarah bassett


There's no avoiding the fat component.

nonbeard 2023-08-24 17:02:55.873573

Things you forgot (or never knew) because of React - Josh Collinsworth blog


the world which crowned React king, in many ways, no longer exists.

nonbeard 2023-08-15 13:33:20.648057

Creamy courgette pasta recipe | BBC Good Food



nonbeard 2023-08-09 13:56:49.950747

List of Hollywood-inspired nicknames - Wikipedia


Olivewood sounds nice.

nonbeard 2023-08-09 13:54:23.605249

Building a Chromium-based web kiosk using Yocto/OpenEmbedded | Thomas


that's what I'm doing

nonbeard 2023-08-07 17:09:28.564158

Melatonin: Much More Than You Wanted To Know | Slate Star Codex


Apparently to treat delayed sleep onset you should take it 7 hours before you want to sleep.

nonbeard 2023-08-04 20:46:59.318369

Yoshi (genus) - Wikipedia


There's an extinct species of sabretooth cat called Yoshi obscura.

nonbeard 2023-07-29 00:27:15.942820

Lore Olympus: Volume One by Rachel Smythe | Waterstones


Queer Greek god sex? Don't know, it was a rec.

nonbeard 2023-07-25 22:58:41.160078

Homeobox - Wikipedia


A homeobox is a DNA sequence, around 180 base pairs long, that regulates large-scale anatomical features in the early stages of embryonic development.

nonbeard 2023-07-22 01:52:09.231067

Something many people don't know about instant noodles: You don't need to cook t... | Hacker News


You can just soak instant noodles, and also regular pasta. No boiling required!

nonbeard 2023-07-21 14:28:55.194836

How to make oat milk recipe | BBC Good Food


I am making my own oat milk. I have ascended.

nonbeard 2023-07-17 18:49:06.679565

Create a Palette - Coolors


coat-light colour scheme

nonbeard 2023-07-05 17:12:11.148957

Douglas Hofstadter changes his mind on Deep Learning & AI risk (June 2023)? — LessWrong


Hofstadter now thinks that LLMs are the future of not just AI but the world

nonbeard 2023-07-03 17:20:58.344143

How James Cameron Put Down A Mutiny On The Set Of Aliens


"This has been a long and difficult shoot, fraught by many problems, but the one thing that kept me going, through it all, was the certain knowledge that one day I would drive out the gate of Pinewood and never come back, and that you sorry bastards would still be here."

nonbeard 2023-06-26 20:06:28.935820

Download Carbon Copy Cloner | Carbon Copy Cloner | Bombich Software


Random opinions on the best way to perform mac backups

nonbeard 2023-06-25 22:51:31.591030

Mary's homemade sausage rolls recipe - BBC Food


puff pastry sausage rolls with thyme

nonbeard 2023-06-12 13:45:35.828533

Roasted pepper, beetroot and feta tart recipe - BBC Food


This was bloody good. No need to deskin the peppers: cut them smaller and cook them for less time.

Roasted deskinned peppers have the mouthfeel of slugs.

nonbeard 2023-06-11 18:55:34.481438

Like 1984, Black Mirror isn't a dystopia because of technology, but because it's... | Hacker News


On Apple's VR headset: "Like 1984, Black Mirror isn't a dystopia because of technology, but because it's in England. If you leave I expect everything's fine. Also solves being converted into Cybermen for the 100th time."

nonbeard 2023-06-05 20:29:41.026789

Sukeroku - Wikipedia


The graphic motif is based on the symbolic purple Hachimaki, red and white coloring, and crest from the costume of "Sukeroku," one of the "Kabuki Juhachiban". Sukeroku's chic appearance fascinated people and he was called "the most handsome man in Edo". (uniqlo)

nonbeard 2023-06-01 00:09:13.780510

Sinilink PCIe Computer Remote (XY-WPCE) Configuration for Tasmota


remote control power switch I'd like to flash

nonbeard 2023-05-23 10:25:34.559176



Tank Mouse touch pad

nonbeard 2023-04-21 16:20:25.193304

wxPython 4.2.0 builds with Python 3.11 but can't find wx._core · Issue #2297 · wxWidgets/Phoenix


consarn it

nonbeard 2023-04-17 22:03:02.088400

explain this css font-size: min(max(1em, 1.3vw), 1.3em);

nonbeard 2023-04-14 10:23:01.808217

The scientific reason kimchi is best made in earthenware onggi - The Washington Post


Let's make fizzy kimchi!

nonbeard 2023-04-09 13:35:35.844516



Various LLMs

nonbeard 2023-04-04 00:00:48.796389

OSDev.org • View topic - VGA colors in 80x25 text mode?


This is some bullshit. Text palette registers 0-7 map to VGA palette registers 0-7, with the exception of register 6 which maps to VGA palette register 20. Registers 8-16 map to registers 56-64.

nonbeard 2023-04-02 17:19:23.387495

Apple Keyboard - ArchWiki


Everywhere: Oh, you can use setxkbmap to swap alt and super keys

Dark corner of Arch wiki: Oh, unless you're using an Apple keyboard in which case you need to set a sysctl and update the initramfs!

nonbeard 2023-03-17 15:25:34.163122

A Late Lark Twitters From The Quiet Skies by William Ernest Henley - Famous poems, famous poets. - All Poetry


poem from jess

nonbeard 2023-03-15 00:37:09.116519

Wistman's Wood - Wikipedia


Places to visit in the UK -- this one in Dartmoor

nonbeard 2023-03-13 23:26:42.001399
📜 Boyfriend of Zelda