2018-08-17: Without fail, any article with the word “millenials” in the...

2018-08-17: I use Gmail every day (sadly) for work, and I...

2018-08-16: Why am I still seeing smart people concede to the...

2018-08-15: Child Attempts to Obviate Mother’s Prohibition on Stealing Cookies By...

2018-08-13: Democracy would seem to have a tiny flaw: the whole...

2018-08-13: Google Voice’s iOS app has “a new look and feel.”...

2018-08-12: No! Seriously? Things with computers in them can be hacked?...

2018-08-10: I’m thinking Apple might want to register itunesconnect.com at this...

2018-08-10: I really love the new approach media companies are taking...

2018-08-09: Drive like you’ve never seen a car before. Because that’s...

2018-08-09: The assumption has always been that AI would kill us...

2018-08-09: Craven Shell of a Man Stands at Podium and Says...

2018-08-08: Check out this tired little guy. (Zoom in. We get...

2018-08-08: Apple’s App Store Review Guidelines: …the App Store has enough...

2018-08-07: Stephen Levy, Hackers: […] hackers generally hate driving cars-the system...

2018-08-07: Don’t hate yourself. Laugh at yourself, and then try to...

2018-08-07: My girlfriend’s iPhone X crapped out within minutes of contact...

2018-08-07: Badly implemented form validation is one of the biggest and...

2018-08-06: Nobody ever said the first day back at work after...

2018-08-05: I make a point of renewing LinkLocker’s TLS certificate manually...

2018-08-03: There is a common misconception which holds that one is...

2018-07-28: One of the three remaining airlines just acknowledged that I...

2018-07-25: Now I kind of just assume that any person talking...

2018-07-24: Here’s one example of the impact Trump’s stupid trade war...

2018-07-24: Well, here is a cheery story. These attackers could bring...

2018-07-23: You know, maybe we do have pretty adequate evidence to...

2018-07-22: I just stumbled upon a giant collection of photos from...

2018-07-20: A typical summer’s day on the San Mateo coast.

2018-07-17: It is amazing to see news stories like this one...

2018-07-17: This robotic suitcase is insane. Someone will run up and...

2018-07-16: Lock Him Up The Guardian: John Brennan, a former director of the CIA,...

2018-07-14: I now get the same feeling reading App Store reviews...

2018-07-13: Damn. Guido is abandoning us.

2018-07-13: Proponents of the concept of intelligent design would do well...

2018-07-13: In 2018 a Web page that takes longer than one...

2018-07-08: Someone should really introduce the denizens of the Bay Area...

2018-07-03: Nine years ago today I moved—without a plan to make...

2018-06-29: The heart haunts what the heart wants.

2018-06-27: San Jose, from Mount Hamilton.

2018-06-19: Good luck on scoring that pardon now, shitbird.

2018-06-13: This frequent urge to split California into multiple states is...

2018-06-10: Martinis (yes, the cuke is nonstandard, I agree) outdoors.

2018-06-08: Call me a crotchety old man, but Bash is the...

2018-06-05: I take a great deal of issue with the use...

2018-06-05: There is a particular dread one feels when one re-reads...

2018-05-28: Not innovatey enough? Why not just adopt the razor-blade model...

2018-05-24: Amazon Echo Records a Family's Conversation, Sends It to a Random Contact Again, don’t put Internet-connected microphones in your house. Gruber: This...

2018-05-22: There has never been a better time to be wearing...

2018-05-21: This is why our country is such a steaming mess...

2018-05-19: We stopped by Randy’s on the way to LAX earlier...

2018-05-19: Living within varying microclimates can be rather strange at times....

2018-05-17: I finally pulled the plug on my Twitter account yesterday....

2018-05-13: Mojave Drive Just out driving around in the Mojave Desert, as you...

2018-05-11: It’s as if the sign is sharing its thoughts on...

2018-05-09: Here’s a tip: never volunteer to do anything that involves...

2018-05-09: It would be nice to be able to git stash...

2018-05-08: The full nature of the problem with social media may...

2018-05-05: Can we get content blockers on the Apple TV, please?...

2018-05-03: Also: am I the only one who constantly—like, 50% of...

2018-05-03: Why did nobody tell me how tricky it is to...

2018-05-03: Truly the kōan our modern age deserves.

2018-05-02: If you’re still not sure whether Rudolph Giuliani is a...

2018-04-24: You never know what you’re going to find in a...

2018-04-21: Twitter bans Kaspersky from advertising on its platform. But Nazis...

2018-04-16: Snowy Morning In Tahoe

2018-04-12: No, they really, really, really aren’t.

2018-04-12: Remember literacy? I do—vaguely, but with fondness.

2018-04-10: Mark Zuckerberg Aces in Sad, Phoned-In Beltway Tragicomedy Dick Durbin’s quip to Mark Zuckerberg is a bit sardonic...

2018-04-10: Is there some sane rationale for disallowing a user’s ability...

2018-04-06: A survey finds that 16% of American adults aren’t sure...

2018-04-05: “Oopsie we ruined the world, sorry,” says Mark Zuckerberg. Sure,...

2018-03-29: My parking spot.

2018-03-29: My new personal rule: I will quit using services that...

2018-03-27: I have finally found the stupidest article ever published.

2018-03-23: I look at WYSIWYG editors the same way most people...

2018-03-21: Our elected “representatives” are collectively dumber than a box of...

2018-03-21: Perhaps the most surprising aspect of any of the recent...

2018-03-20: Some days I really just want to pack it all...

2018-03-19: Flyby.

2018-03-19: Hummingbird.

2018-03-19: Seals on the rocks.

2018-03-18: Bean Hollow State Beach & Pigeon Point Lighthouse We drove down the coast today. It’s a nice way...

2018-03-18: I’m trying to force myself to relax more these days,...

2018-03-15: How many human-hours per day do you suppose are lost...

2018-03-13: Security & privacy are best viewed as a counterbalance to...

2018-03-10: Out on Cañada Road.

2018-03-08: Whenever I encounter a site that still requires users to...

2018-03-07: This should end well.

2018-03-07: Good night, Half Moon Bay.

2018-03-07: Alexa, Scare Me To Death, Please! Buzzfeed is reporting that some users of Amazon’s Echo devices...

2018-03-07: Good morning, Half Moon Bay.

2018-03-06: There should be a word for that moment when a...

2018-03-06: We need a Manhattan Project to build networking equipment that...

2018-03-03: The next time you consider putting a caller on speakerphone...

2018-03-02: Behind every frustrating session of debugging, there’s a really simple,...

2018-03-02: Boo-hoo! FBI security expert: Apple are “jerks” about unlocking encrypted...

2018-03-02: It’s Friday night, and I face a crucial decision: whisky,...

2018-03-01: Whenever my girlfriend and I are having trouble deciding what...

2018-02-28: A couple of scavenging ravens.

2018-02-28: OK. Why?

2018-02-27: Our little seaside town has a number of great restaurants,...

2018-02-27: All the hip developers are moving their server logic to...

2018-02-26: A life so full of tragedy. It’s too much to...

2018-02-26: I pulled some muscle or something in my chest, and...

2018-02-24: This is what you see now when you go to...

2018-02-23: NRA Gives Insane Award, Insanely The mind boggles at the thought that anyone could seriously...

2018-02-22: Weird weather on the coast today.

2018-02-22: Good for him.

2018-02-22: This is a terrible dialog box (on Amazon.com). If I...

2018-02-22: Login Forms Are Getting More User-Hostile There are (at least) two really annoying login approaches I’m...

2018-02-21: 43% of all login attempts across the Web are malicious,...

2018-02-20: Someday I hope to find a work space that is...

2018-02-20: UPS is really terrible at pretty much everything, making them...

2018-02-19: Never a truer friend.

2018-02-19: Facebook’s plan to reduce Russian-style political propaganda using the United...

2018-02-17: Hacking was around a long time before computers were.

2018-02-16: Wait, Twitter is still a thing? Slightly related: Macs are...

2018-02-15: Castle? Boat?

2018-02-15: Debugging CSS is a bit like beating yourself in the...

2018-02-15: I write complete sentences with complete words, end those sentences...

2018-02-14: Truth is well and truly dead.

2018-02-13: It would be easier to laugh at the absurdity of...

2018-02-12: Some days I think programming is the most annoying activity...

2018-02-11: Why is it that no service can properly keep track...

2018-02-10: This Hemingway quote on a bottle of red in Calistoga...

2018-02-09: Yeah, still can’t get past the grossness of an always-on...

2018-02-08: The entirety of Internet history boils down to this oft-repeated...

2018-02-07: Why have I never set up a chair and a...

2018-02-06: You’ve got to be kidding me.

2018-02-06: While we’re working on driverless cars, can we also work...

2018-02-05: … he celebrated his revival of the American economy as...

2018-02-05: Goodbye, Monday.

2018-02-04: News Explorer Is a Pretty Great Feed Reader I am currently using News Explorer for reading feeds. There...

2018-02-04: My neighborhood doesn’t suck.

2018-02-04: Finally getting in some solid bike time. Beautiful day for...

2018-02-03: It’s 70 degrees out and everyone has the heat cranked...

2018-02-02: Definitely not the droids I’m looking for.

2018-02-02: I’ve been sitting in traffic at a dead stop for...

2018-02-01: Headline: Intel reportedly considering launching smart glasses this year. Presumably...

2018-02-01: I’m tired of visualizing. The time has come to actualize....

2018-01-31: Might Lifetime Subscriptions Be the Answer to Subscription Fatigue? I’m considering the idea of adding a lifetime subscription option...

2018-01-31: I should get out and work in coffee shops more...

2018-01-31: President has speech written for him in which he plays...

2018-01-30: I just can’t seem to go more than 4 minutes...

2018-01-30: Even more than usual, today I am proud to be...

2018-01-30: I haven’t been able to ride my bike down the...

2018-01-29: It’s about time.

2018-01-28: If you’re not failing, you’re not trying. The goal is...

2018-01-26: Good night, little druid.

2018-01-26: Call me an old crank if you will, but I...

2018-01-26: YouTube Serves Crypto-Mining Ads Ads can be much more than an annoyance. Sometimes they...

2018-01-25: If you believe the FBI’s B.S. about being completely hamstrung...

2018-01-25: If you run a Web server, don’t forget to set...

2018-01-24: Imagine what the world would be like if software occasionally...

2018-01-24: It’s good to see there’s still something approaching accountability within...

2018-01-23: Leave it Linus Torvalds to write a measured and mature...

2018-01-22: I had a cold on New Year’s, and I think...

2018-01-22: There’s no such thing as a “side-hustle.” It’s all just...

2018-01-20: There’s nothing worse for a weekend than persistent dread about...

2018-01-19: Don’t make the mistake of assuming your time is more...

2018-01-18: Sadness is an illusion. So is happiness. If the choice...

2018-01-18: I officially reject any information which is attributed simply to...

2018-01-16: Claire McCaskill, the Democratic senior senator from Missouri, voted for...

2018-01-16: For a half second there, it looked like the Senate...

2018-01-16: My cat is weird. She was just lying there quietly...

2018-01-15: There’s more to everything you see than what you see...

2018-01-12: BREAKING: Very Stable Genius Is in Excellent Health

2018-01-12: The world is completely full of people pontificating about matters...

2018-01-11: No guts, no glory.

2018-01-10: Nah, it’s pretty much his brain.

2018-01-09: If you are interested in preserving a diverse, open, and...

2018-01-09: JavaScript Is Itself a Malicious Payload Filip Pizlo explains how WebKit is affected by Spectre and...

2018-01-08: I don’t recommend doing too many things. Since most things...

2018-01-08: Something will come along someday that is easier to work...

2018-01-06: Spot what’s wrong with this picture of an Apple II....

2018-01-04: “Please tell me about your day while I enjoy this...

2018-01-04: I would really love to see a fad that has...

2018-01-04: Heaven help me, I’m considering the idea of running a...

2018-01-03: I would like to consider my opinions more carefully before...

2018-01-02: Android is gross.

2018-01-02: Fundamentally, you’re on your own out there.

2018-01-02: While it appears that this sort of “meddling” is among...

2018-01-02: It’s OK to love someone or something unequivocally. It’s not...

2018-01-01: It’s very hard to find black-eyed peas in California. They...

2017-12-31: Just clap your hands.

2017-12-31: May your new year be filled with adorable nightmares.

2017-12-29: Sometimes our culture’s reverence of stupidity can have serious consequences,...

2017-12-28: Troll Poll: Tabs or spaces? Vodka with vermouth in it...

2017-12-28: We gained a lot when our work tools became globally...

2017-12-26: I am going to have a lot of resolutions this...

2017-12-24: Yes, of course there’s a motorcycle parked atop the baggage...

2017-12-24: You’ll notice it has been a long while since my...

2017-12-23: Ordinarily I might complain right now about the unpredictable but...

2017-12-22: I have serious doubts about any guy who walks out...

2017-12-21: I find that a mild Smoke Event is not a...

2017-12-20: This was inevitable.

2017-12-20: The following text was accidentally typed out on my phone...

2017-12-20: Man, the future is stupid.

2017-12-20: The most frustrating thing over which I have no control...

2017-12-19: I am saddened by the symbolic failure on display in...

2017-12-19: Ars reports that New York City is pushing to study...

2017-12-19: The things you are stressed out about right now probably...

2017-12-18: Only America could take a holiday that’s meant to be...

2017-12-17: Mozilla apparently installed a marketing-driven add-on to instances of Firefox...

2017-12-17: Sunday sunrise.

2017-12-16: Looking out my back door.

2017-12-15: Our tiny Bay Area apartment can’t contain much Xmas cheer,...

2017-12-15: MobileCoin Moxie Marlinspike’s and Joshua Goldbard’s proposed MobileCoin cryptocurrency has a...

2017-12-15: Sometimes, you just have to ship 400 packages in four...

2017-12-14: This old comic I drew kind of says it all....

2017-12-14: Whoever coined the phrase “mind over matter” probably never had...

2017-12-14: I strongly believe that we are at war, and our...

2017-12-13: I know the complete lack of rain in California right...

2017-12-12: Wired published a great history of the practice of tracking...

2017-12-12: If you oppose stupidity, take heart. Your opponent is stupid,...

2017-12-12: Life is rough for her.

2017-12-11: A stolen moment of peace beside the Pacific.

2017-12-11: The toxic nature of social media becomes more apparent by...

2017-12-11: Pai is determined to force the Net Neutrality repeal vote,...

2017-12-10: Should you say ‘please’ and ‘thank you’ to your Amazon...

2017-12-10: Well, this is certainly disconcerting.

2017-12-09: Didn’t learn from the mistakes of Deceiver I, eh?

2017-12-09: Have a weird Christmas, everyone.

2017-12-09: Christmas at Pillar Point Harbor.

2017-12-08: At least 5,000 Wordpress sites are infected with a script...

2017-12-08: My favorite lunch spot looks its best at night.

2017-12-08: LinkLocker is now on Micro.blog, with the rather obvious handle...

2017-12-07: Just meditate on the phrase “networked doorknob” for a moment....

2017-12-07: Phishing attempts are getting harder and harder to detect at...

2017-12-07: MacOS 10.13.2 brings a profoundly new interface.

2017-12-06: Would you go for a discounted phone if it had...

2017-12-06: The story of the strange attacks on American diplomats in...

2017-12-06: Few things build more confidence in a financial institution than...

2017-12-06: The vibe at our local post office is so ridiculously...

2017-12-06: I spotted a large jackrabbit running away from my headlights...

2017-12-05: I Don't Get Why Everyone Watches YouTube So Much I must be quite alone in almost never watching things...

2017-12-05: I left the house without my wallet this morning, so...

2017-12-04: Have I mentioned Algo VPN lately? It’s an Ansible script...

2017-12-04: Beautiful sunset bike ride down the coast. One day ends,...

2017-12-04: Goodbye, sun.

2017-12-04: Chairman Pai and the other Republican commissioners simply do not...

2017-12-03: Our small-town newspaper here in Half Moon Bay is full...

2017-12-03: Getting ready for Xmas on the Coastside.

2017-12-02: Streaming TV services still do a pretty terrible job at...

2017-12-02: The fact that encrypted iTunes backup keys can now be...

2017-12-01: It’s strange how hard we have to fight for a...

2017-12-01: Reddit really is a flaming dumpster full of flaming diapers....

2017-12-01: These 1Blocker packages by @jthingelstad have made the Internet so...

2017-11-30: There are few things I find more calming than just...

2017-11-30: I put together a workflow for Alfred that makes posting...

2017-11-30: For some reason I actually just found myself saying “howdy...

2017-11-30: In a couple of weeks, LinkLocker.co will have been publicly...

2017-11-30: The cell phone location data case currently before the Supreme...

2017-11-30: Big waves in Half Moon Bay this morning.

2017-11-29: Spending last weekend in Big Sur reminded me that total...

2017-11-29: An Australian electrician discovered that he could keep his employer...

2017-11-29: I dreamed about an app that lets users take 360-degree...

2017-11-28: The edge of the world.

2017-11-28: Correction: Brian Krebs points out that the High Sierra root...

2017-11-28: The MacOs High Sierra root account bug is indeed serious,...

2017-11-28: Another day, another revelation of disgusting behavior taking place at...

2017-11-28: “Someone” submitted a million fake comments to the FCC which...

2017-11-27: Billing oneself as a “security company” is the perfect cover....

2017-11-27: An ancient relic, spotted along a highway deep in a...

2017-11-27: Imgur was breached in 2014. That’s three freaking years ago....

2017-11-27: I am experimenting with the idea of avoiding all news...

2017-11-27: Firefox Quantum is pretty great overall, but Mozilla will have...

2017-11-25: Sunset over Big Sur.

2017-11-24: Big Sur meadow, with really old tombstones.

2017-11-24: Going off the grid and outside of cellular range is...

2017-11-24: “Unfortunately”

2017-11-23: The Pythonista script I mentioned for posting to Micro.blog can...

2017-11-23: This story is particularly rich, after yesterday’s story about their...

2017-11-22: Uber’s decision to pay the ransom was stupid not just...

2017-11-22: New Exquisite Corpse Brand Absinthe Basil Bliss Chicken Patty Man...

2017-11-22: My strategy for “Winning Black Friday” is quite simple: I...

2017-11-22: I put together a really simple Pythonista script that makes...

2017-11-22: I posted a thing on the LinkLocker blog about the...

2017-11-21: Sure, Rite-Aid Muzak Recording. Play The Christmas Song right after...

2017-11-21: I think I’m going to get rid of the old...

2017-11-21: I am so glad I started riding a bike again,...

2017-11-16: I turned off autocorrect on my iPhone this morning. It’s...

2017-11-14: Is it evil to avoid speaking up (for fear of...

2017-11-14: I was very glad to see that my shampoo is...

2017-09-28: I bought a bike. Time to ride it was sadly...

2017-09-26: …aaaaand I’ve already found the first major issue. Great.

2017-09-26: I just upgraded to High Sierra and I’m about to...

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