Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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August 21st, 2015

From @onthemedia, “Looking Backward On The Presidency Of Donald Trump” onthemedia.org/story/looking-…

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@techuntangler Oh thank you. There should be a new episode Sunday night, if all goes to plan.

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icemoonprison Please make room for new inmates.

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@jonoabroad @zdnetaustralia THE WORLD IS A MISERABLE PLACE AND YOU NEED TO GET USED TO THAT FACT.

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Me at @zdnetaustralia this week: “Internet of Things, you have even worse security problems” zdnet.com/article/intern… (2/2)

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Me at @zdnetaustralia last week: “Android, you have serious security problems” zdnet.com/article/androi… (1/2)

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@oberonsghost I hadn’t, though I’d been looking at padded sleeves. i shall consider, however.

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“Mike Cannon-Brookes: The government’s head is ‘so deep in the sand’, we’ll pay for it over decades” businessinsider.com.au/mike-cannon-br…

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I’m not sure why I redacted the pricing. It’s all detailed in the @Pozible project budget. pozible.com/edict2

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@coxie86 That configuration is AUD 4479 list, though I got discount pricing through Apple’s “friend and family” rates.

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An important milestone in “The 9pm Urgent Hardware Refresh” today. pic.twitter.com/eRZBT6RCxv

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@dobes I would also suggest a scrounge of bin chickens.

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drearyclocks pic.twitter.com/a7v7MgbHL7

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@_midofo_ They’re really tiny and you can’t see them.

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5at5 number 217: Daguerreotypes, news on Twitter, animal trials, naval drinks, and an Uber for toilets. tinyletter.com/5at5/letters/5…

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“9 awesome photos of school computer labs from the 1980s” macworld.com/article/297289…

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Timothy Pilgrim has been re-appointed Privacy Commissioner for one year “while the Government considers options for the future”.

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@johntuttle360 @phbarratt Yeah, that’s pretty much it. Creating an impression of strength through a series of empty themed gestures.

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@beist Then the internet is ruined! (But we knew that already.)

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Oh great. @beist gives his class some hardware. They find seven new 0days in it. How can we stop him from teaching? twitter.com/beist/status/6…

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@dobes “Secret ocean liar”… that’d be… Dutton?

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@phbarratt “Considering” is this week’s announceable. “Announcing” is another announceable. Announcing a commencement date, commencing, etc.

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@kcarruthers And which squirrel is this, O Hallucinating One?

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Apparently @kcarruthers wants me to stick my head up a pretend horse. twitter.com/kcarruthers/st…

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Column filed for @zdnetaustralia. Now to the voicemail…

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deptofaustralia South Australia, represent! crikey.com.au/2015/08/21/dep… /via @crikey_news pic.twitter.com/3VOiQDykjK

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@BXGD @Jeff_Sparrow Now I’m slightly confused, but I’ll have to come back to when now that I’ve finished my salad.

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@BXGD @Jeff_Sparrow Ah, the ol’ binary choice fallacy. Hello, old friend.

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“Like Uber, for toilets: how the ‘sharing economy’ forces a movement towards privatisation”, writes @Jeff_Sparrow theguardian.com/commentisfree/…

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@SnarkyPlatypus @ACCAN_AU Oh, are they? Why yes, I hadn’t… I hadn’t noticed.

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For those who can’t get to the @ACCAN_AU site because security, here’s the conference debate details. pic.twitter.com/UfW6TL4MeZ

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@ACCAN_AU Hey the SSL certificate on your website has expired.

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I see that our moderator is the deputy chair of the ACCC. It’s going to be fun. accan.org.au/accanevents/10…

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Just had a team meeting for the ACCAN conference debate, ‘Digital disruption is in the best interest of consumers’ accan.org.au/accanevents/10…

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New, and very late, blog post: “Weekly Wrap 271: New Moon, engage first gear” stilgherrian.com/weekly-wrap/27… pic.twitter.com/lI6EB3CnLa

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I say, it’s rather bright and sunny here at @bunjaree today. pic.twitter.com/cGtQ8porFw

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@R_Chirgwin “O Dark One, please consult with @JohnBirmingham, and check the cupboard under the stairs.”

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JohnBirmingham I can totes see myself rolling tanks over the border into Tweed Heads.

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Andrew_Zammit Exhibition on Australia’s role in Indonesia’s independence struggle against the Dutch: anmm.gov.au/Whats-On/Exhib… cc @SecurityScholar

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I swear, though, that’s now at least twice that I’ve signed my soul away to @JohnBirmingham.

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Wow, that @JohnBirmingham sure is getting fussy these days. pic.twitter.com/SZDJkFNJZ1

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Fri plan: Re-plan all the plans, and tell people (in progress); write for @zdnetaustralia; @5at5daily; quiet evening.

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“Ashley Madison: A honeypot for people who had something to hide”, writes @violetblue, much like what I’d planned. zdnet.com/article/ashley…

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@overingtonc One gets the impression that Ashley Madison was not run by the most honourable of people.

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Did you need a VHS Camcorder app for iOS? Of course you did. rarevision.com/vhscam/ HT @expectproblems

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@overingtonc It gets even worse. The site was populated with “Ashley’s Angels”, fictitious profiles. businessinsider.com.au/are-ashley-mad…

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Ooh! A new TV series by @unsungsongs, titled “Bespoke”. Here’s a trailer. youtube.com/watch?v=DygYGT…

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edyong209 Sigh. Better make some plans. twitter.com/nytscience/sta…

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@Gergyl @karissabe @GilesParkinson That certainly does seem to be the case.

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And the @abcgoldcoast spot is done, ending with a plug for @haveibeenpwned. I may be able to snaffle a recording later.

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On hold for @abcgoldcoast to talk Ashley Madison right now, but the stream is still dead. abc.net.au/radio/stations…

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@scott_thewspot @kevinroose Please collect your belongings on the way out.

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My spot on @abcgoldcoast has been pushed back to 0845 AEST or so. Live stream appears to be dead still. abc.net.au/radio/stations…

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Original report: “How do Americans use Twitter for news?” pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2015… pic.twitter.com/F7uu2jLj0X

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“New Pew survey: Not all Twitter users tweet news, but those who do tweet a lot of it”, reports @niemenlab niemanlab.org/2015/08/new-pe…

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AlanKohler Harry Triguboff’s succession plan, and how he keeps changing his will @BusinessSpec businessspectator.com.au/article/2015/8…

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“7 times Ashley Madison’s CEO bragged about the site’s amazing privacy features”, writes @kevinroose fusion.net/story/185052/7…

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@flare2004 @karissabe Yeah, look, I don’t know that it has the same pizazz, really.

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@Manic_Henry So everything is going wrong all at once? Poor you.

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“Security Sense: 10 Reactions to the Ashley Madison Data Breach”, writes @troyhunt, making sense. windowsitpro.com/troy-hunts-sec…

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“India now has an airport completely powered by solar energy”, writes @karissabe mashable.com/2015/08/20/ind… pic.twitter.com/bGlH4t1QDx

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Hmmm. The live stream of @abcgoldcoast appears to be dead, rather than alive.

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@mcbridesride Nah. I’m happy for her to enjoy her orange juice. A Senator’s day is annoying enough as it is.

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@garthk And good, I see that it mentions the Millennium Challenge wargame, which I’m told has never been countered.

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@garthk Ah yes, that’s not the only piece I’ve seen that suggests the big fleet carriers are screwed.

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NSWRFS Smoke from hazard reduction burns currently blanketing Sydney. Only call triple zero for unattended fires. pic.twitter.com/703qlX82w7

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Meanwhile, back in the real world… pic.twitter.com/cEbBysacwg

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“We talked to 24 victims of the Ashley Madison hack about their exposed secrets” fusion.net/story/185647/a… Also fusion.net/story/186232/m…

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@jeffsonstein @navybook @tshoop Some sort of scrap metal operation might also be the go.

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I’ll be talking about the Ashley Madison hack on @abcgoldcoast at 0835 AEST, in about an hour. abc.net.au/goldcoast/

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dancow I once opened a data journalism file so big that it immediately crushed four interns to death pic.twitter.com/UR3kfTamyZ

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dancow Be careful data journalists: Ashley Madison data so big it has physical presence!! fusion.net/story/185853/t… pic.twitter.com/1ga5ySqnOv

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“Britain’s ‘Twitter troops’ have ways of making you think…”, write@vaughanbellltheguardian.com/science/2015/a…BL

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“Theorising the Drone”, being a lengthy look at justice, ethics, heroism etc. blog.longreads.com/2015/05/13/the…

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@jeffsonstein @navybook @tshoop That, yes. Also, there’s a reason there’s a submarine-building arms race in E and SE Asia.

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I’m already getting a bunch of requests to meet with people there. I’ll be working on my plan of attack later this morning.

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Mon-Tue I’ll be at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit in Sydney. gartner.com/technology/sum…

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“China’s Expert Fighter Designer Knows Jets, Avoids America’s Mistakes”, from @warisboring medium.com/war-is-boring/…

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“On August 8, ‘bullshit’ made its first appearance in the New York Times.” stronglang.wordpress.com/2015/08/20/bul…

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Even more amusing to 96% of global population, @navybook @NuclearAnthro, is that the scale is in “feet”. twitter.com/navybook/statu…

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navybook A chart of the world’s aircraft carriers is not a bad proxy for the relative size of the USN vs everyone else @tshoop pic.twitter.com/lGtBdWXlgz

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@SnarkyPlatypus Yes, this one has hit quite a few people. It’s not fun.

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“Abbott is losing the plot in his war on environmentalists”, writes Waleed Aly, with considerable wisdom. smh.com.au/comment/abbott…

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Fri plan, supplemental 2: I am able to face the morning because I have resorted to stronger drugs.

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Fri plan, supplemental 1: I’m likely to tweet a lot of random links as I remove the clutter from my immediate world.

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Fri plan, draft: Finally re-organise everything, now that this nasty, nasty cold is subsiding; details to follow as the morning unfolds.

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“The details of the new daguerreotype process were presented to the public as a gift to the world from France.” theatlantic.com/photo/2015/08/…

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_youhadonejob Nice try kid. pic.twitter.com/uEh4qbDzf4

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“Location, Sensors, Voice, Photos?! Spotify Just Got Real Creepy With The Data It Collects On You” forbes.com/sites/thomasbr…

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bitcoin_txt I was scammed out of 6 Bitcoin 1.5 years ago. Is there a way to claim this to the IRS?

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@jperlow @_FloridaMan I think it’s fantastic work, and everyone involved should be congratulated. [Nods.] Or something.

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_FloridaMan Smart. twitter.com/CBSEveningNews…

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@alexkidman Always with the complaining. Never mind. The truck with the concrete mixer will arrive soon enough.

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This is quite a remarkable headline. I wonder if anyone in Canberra gets the @FT. twitter.com/montie/status/…

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Friday. Your dancing proved inadequate, of course. They have noted your poor performance, and now They are preparing the injections. Friday.

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