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Art, SciFi

Person Of Interest 5×13 — “Return 0”

Endings are hard, but Person of Interest managed get its ending just right! #include <stdio.h>#include <limits.h> #define R INT_MAX int main(){ char myreview[R] = “The series finale delivered a satisfying ending to a great show that became so much more than just a case-of-the-week ordeal: the second half of Team Machine’s final showdown with Samaritan was […]

Science

Quantum Computers Explained

Where are the limits of human technology? And can we somehow avoid them? This is where quantum computers become very interesting https://quantumfrontiers.com/2013/08/22/the-most-awesome-animation-about-quantum-computers-you-will-ever-see/ Entertaining and informative video about quantum computers, made by Kurzgesagt: In normal computers, bits are the smallest unit of information. Quantum computers use qubits which can also be set to one of two […]

Technology

Let’s Encrypt and Certbot: simple and free HTTPS for every website

But, it’s too simple? http://www.commitstrip.com/en/2016/06/13/the-end-of-an-expensive-era/ Let’s Encrypt is a free, automated, and open certificate authority (CA), run for the public’s benefit. The idea being that it’s high time more websites had a simple, easy to manage method to offer https encryption: The key principles behind Let’s Encrypt are: Free: Anyone who owns a domain name can use […]

Art, SciFi

Game of Thrones S06E09 — “Battle of the Bastards”

You’re going to die tomorrow, Lord Bolton. Sleep well. The budget for CGI spared during this season was spent all in this epic episode: excellent storyline, direction and editing almost cinematic. Highlights “My reign has just begun.” Daenerys and Yara: girl power!) “You’re going to die tomorrow, Lord Bolton. Sleep well.” Rickon: confirmed as a dead […]

Ukulele

Open Source Ukulele Project

What happened to the ukulele transcriptions published on the old blog? Some weeks ago I’ve migrated my blog in a Medium’s Pubblication. Some people have written to me asking: “But, what happened to the ukulele transcriptions published on the old blog?” It not have been lost, thankfully! First, the old blog (and specifically the section dedicated […]