The importance of journalism in disasters; how to decipher the output of `free` command; what’s the work load of DistroWatch like. 灾难报道的意义 对于灾区里面的人来说,媒…
How Ars Technica operates as a remote-first online publication; Snowden answered readers’ quesions. The tools and tricks that let Ars Technica function…
A discussion on whether Framework Laptop’s modular design has performance implications; AWS grilled by CloudFlare on overcharging for traffics. The Fra…
A long-term review of Starlinks with interesting details; how discussions on chess got red-flagged by YouTube (and HNers’ attempts to dub such phenomen…
A case for seasonal newsletters; why should us expect more security from tech companies even though there’s no absolute security; and why academic rese…
How to install the beta firmware on AirPods Pro; How to learn technical things quickly; and how to detect whether your device is spied with Pegasus. Ai…
An argument on the usefulness of the “New File” context menu item on Windows; a proposal of hosting website in the PDF format against centralization; a…
A summary of the Pegasus leak; the irreplaceable role played by Weibo despite of its abysmal product design. Revealed: leak uncovers global abuse of cy…
An ode to the much bedeviled security questions; Apple removed an extension app to track fake Amazon reviews but the reality is not that black-and-whit…
Google makes it clear that it will censor files in Drive and Doc services for “misleading” and “manipulated” content; Why the extended uses of NDA may …
Why SteamOS goes Arch; and why the legal world doesn’t works well with modularity. Steam Deck FAQ What OS is Steam Deck running? SteamOS 3.0, a new ver…
Why parents and children get estranged; and how ad-tech companies get involved in the making of browser privacy standards by participating in W3C. A Sh…