LBMA Removes JP Morgan’s Michael Nowak from the LBMA Board
#finance #lbma #jpm #oof
Wrote a script that will let you download any PDF from the academia dot edu hellsite without logging in. Go hog wild! https://gist.github.com/ryanfb/cbb91ecbe56d2c96c1e220e94738ac04
#MarielleFranco, a Brazilian human rights activist, is one of four Brazilian activists who were announced as nominees for the European Parliament’s #SakharovPrize 2019. https://www.telesurenglish.net/news/Murdered-Activist-Marielle-Franco-Nominated-For-Sakharov-Prize-20190919-0023.html
Cursed Pyotr Croptopkin with abs and midrift showing
@restioson lol reminds me of these Mexicans showing off their abs a few years back 😂
Installed Armbian Buster, an excellent OS project supporting over 300 boards, and has an awesome setup tool including hotspot config.
Couple of difficulties along the way, their "headless" OS needs tweaking to actually be headless cuz by default you need to enter a new password on first boot before even ssh access is possible! Needs an ext antenna too.
The RMS resignation was inevitable and right, but at the same time very sad.
Things can be right and sad at the same time. We can feel empathy while knowing this was necessary.
For people celebrating, we understand why. For those feeling sad about it, it's okay to feel sad too, but we all knew it had to happen.
@xahlee he said he was "forced to resign"
CEO of NameCheap tweeted that NameCheap is researching options to accept Bitcoin without Bitpay.
Default DNS over HTTPS (#DoH) in #Firefox is admirable, tunneling DNS through #Cloudflare is dangerous, as @ungleich sharply summarizes: "whether you trust Cloudflare or not, you'll end up directly supporting centralisation by using DoH in Firefox. Centralisation makes us depend on one big player, which results in less choices and fewer innovation. Centralisation affects everybody by creating a dangerous power and resource imbalance between the center and the rest" - https://ungleich.ch/en-us/cms/blog/2019/09/11/turn-off-doh-firefox/
@raucao Wonder why they paid a $650 fee tho?
US National Security Advisor John Bolton resigns at Trump's request
National Security Advisor John Bolton, one of the most prominent war hawks in Donald Trump’s administration, has handed in his resignation, the US president has announced. Read Full Article at RT.com
The recording will be available later, but if you're interested in enabling a global consistent view on hashtags, know stuff about DHTs or #ActivityPub relays, you can have a look at the paper: https://git.orlives.de/schmittlauch/paper_hashtag_federation/src/branch/master/paper_hashtag_federation.pdf
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So here's a TL;DR:
@vrsmd Here's an example of a gImageReader (a Tesseract-based linux one) and OnlineOcr.net a pay service. gImage reader's result has not been able to get the layout sized and positioned correctly and the text is not continuous and selectable. It's not able to match the serif and san-serif sections or any of the bold/italics in the content like the pay one has.