Hey since this is blowing up let me remind all of you that I literally wrote a book on this & related subjects.
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Yeah, I kinda am.
And I know that images have terrible downsides. Getting data in and out, how to copy clean subsets of it to separate storage, how to disentangle a development environment from production/shipping, etc.
There's got to be a way of somehow doing this, though? Because storing everything in files or databases and then either failing to securely parse that input, or not trusting anything until it's in RAM, seems like... not really working the best?
The Business Case for Formal Methods • Hillel Wayne https://www.hillelwayne.com/post/business-case-formal-methods/
@gcupc imagine where we'd be if we spent the last 200 years seeing who could make the best glue for gluing wooden beams together, instead of who can build the highest-profit glue factory.
On the Ideals of "A Web of Documents"
Who Wants to Play the Status Game? | The Point Magazine https://thepointmag.com/examined-life/who-wants-to-play-the-status-game-agnes-callard/
When a Man Took a Joke in a Pepsi Ad Seriously, Chaos Ensued | Literary Hub https://lithub.com/when-a-man-took-a-joke-in-a-pepsi-ad-seriously-chaos-ensued/
Why more millennials are planning their funerals - Vox https://www.vox.com/the-highlight/2020/1/15/21059189/death-millennials-funeral-planning-cremation-green-positive
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Introduction to Cybernetics by William Ross Ashby http://pespmc1.vub.ac.be/books/IntroCyb.pdf
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A welcoming instance for queer, feminist and anarchist people as well as their sympathizers. We are mainly French-speaking people, but you are welcome whatever your language might be.