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IRC outage (2015-04-15)

Through a ridiculous series of events and incredibly poor luck (read: I hope it’s not incompetence) our VPS provider is experiencing power issues. You can follow along at TransIP’s , some of you may need to hunt down a babelfish. … Continue reading

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Programming is literally the hardest thing

A conversation on the twitter really got me thinking, both about programming as a profession, the human obsession with winning at everything (Up to and including failing at life), and much though it kills me to say this, privilege. The … Continue reading

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Heartbleed, psych0tik edition

As per the rest of the internet, our collective jaws fell through the floor when Heartbleed was disclosed. First and foremost- our IRC server was not vulnerable. At present, the only live IRC node is magikarp, owned and run my … Continue reading

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Choon

For the last couple of days, I’ve been hacking on something shiny for pebble. Being able to control music on my phone is cool, but I often listen to music on my laptop while wandering around the house, and I … Continue reading

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IRC Upgrades (and downtime) … [and other issues]

The IRC has been a bit dodgy the week due to some updates we’ve been working to push out.  As part of our irregular upgrade cycles, I’ve been working on getting Storm re-built and back online.  A large part of … Continue reading

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Natalya is shutting down

After a few years of faithful service (Can you believe it’s been 5 years? I just renewed the psych0tik.net domain yesterday. 5 years!) it’s natalya’s time to rest. Ongoing issues with the webhosts, and basically a reshuffle of where I … Continue reading

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