#Malware attacks on #Linux computers rise 300%, #IoT vendors using outdated Linux kernels open the door https://www.linux.com/news/2017/7/linux-malware-rise-look-recent-threats
Read Raspberry Pi Periodical ▸ today's top stories via @clairekuczma @keebie81 @johnregehr #raspberrypi #iot http://paper.li/alastair_hm/1333999192?edition_id=32cb4bc0-2bd2-11e7-ae09-002590a5ba2d
If only... there were a search engine, could run every 12 hours, whatever, that indexed hashtags across all non-private Mastodon instances.
RELATED: when I do a serach while signed into a given instance, what is scope of the search?
"I conclude that there are two ways of constructing a software design: One way is :
To make it so simple that there are obviously no deficiencies.
and the other way is :
To make it so complicated that there are no obvious deficiencies."- Antony Hoare, Turing Award Lecture 1980
This logic can be applied to So many other things. #IoT
(Thanks to @nolan for the .☕️ invite!)
I suppose I should do my #Introduction as well.
One of my first projects I always tackle with any new language is to write a minimal Mud. Because they have always been one of my favorite pastimes.
I've also been known to dabble with #Esperanto.
Dang. "Ownership" of #IoT devices keeps getting murkier and murkier. Apparently this pressure cooker can be controlled via a mobile app. The manufacturer updated the software recently, so the cooker -- including cookers that worked yesterday -- will no longer operate unless the owner now registers an account with personally identifying information.