Hi everyone. I apologize for not writing more posts recently. I was planning to write a series about RISC OS and Amiga, but my own retrocomputing interest has taken me in a different direction, and one more relevant to present-day enterprise servers. I’ve been doing a lot of work with OpenVMS recently, because it’s the… Continue reading Fun With OpenVMS
An overview of the list of old (pre-2010) computers that I plan to talk about in future blog posts.
This post has links to the books I’m currently reading to learn about how capitalism fails society, imperialism in the context of a globalized world, and what we can do to reduce inequality and other evils.
Some notes on setting up my own WordPress site for my custom DNS domain, with IPv6, HTTPS, and email.
Repost from my old blog on fixing C++ exception handling for NetBSD/vax. Originally written in Mar. 2016.
My recent Twitter thread commenting on an essay describing Bitcoin as a fungus intertwined with humanity.
This will hopefully be my last post about the crypto bubble for a while. I feel terrible about myself for spending so much time being distracted by trying to convince people not to “invest” money that they can’t afford to lose into gambling on chance, but I also feel oddly satisfied too, as if I… Continue reading Flocking Behavior
A summary of my adventures so far teaching myself all about the magical world of mainframes.
This post is mostly links to Twitter threads where I wrote about the progress of my new Amiga 4000 emulator (work in progress), along with an introduction.
In this post I try to explain the “unit of account” function of money and why cryptocurrency can’t fulfill it, using El Salvador as an example.