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Visual Hash Turns Text Or Data Into Abstract Art

LogarithmicSpiral via the FAQ (86 comments)

Vash makes extensive use of structure, intensity, and position in its image generation. Despite its visually striking and distinctive impact, color plays only a small role in differentiating between Vash images.

Try 3.1415 and 3.1415926535897932

more than 3 years ago
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What is your favorite Cloud Platform?

LogarithmicSpiral None (396 comments)

I don't use any of them.

more than 3 years ago
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DIY Sound-Activated High-Speed Photography

LogarithmicSpiral Re:OK (106 comments)

In the video he said he knew the Arduino was unnecessary for the current task, but he planned on expanding the project. He also wanted to turn out the lights in the room.

more than 3 years ago
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I am employee number ...

LogarithmicSpiral Right place, right time. (342 comments)

I am employee 4. But only because I practically stalked an establishment in my town until they opened. Been there 3 years so far.

more than 3 years ago
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As smart-phones go, my phone is ...

LogarithmicSpiral Hmm. (519 comments)

Still trying to figure out the question before figuring out my response.

more than 3 years ago
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I can see X LEDs as I fall asleep. X=

LogarithmicSpiral Submit a poll here? (4 comments)

I did "submit your own poll" and it was put in stories? Is that supposed to happen?

about 4 years ago
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Icons on my (computer) desktop:

LogarithmicSpiral Re:desktop clutter? no thanks. (384 comments)

I don't even have the recycle bin on there... I like to look at my wallpaper without it getting covered up. Now that I think of it, I usually shift+delete everything anyway, so I have no real use for the recycle bin in the first place.

about 4 years ago
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Researchers Convert Mouth Movements Into Speech

LogarithmicSpiral Another use: (154 comments)

Find out what someone is saying across the room. See what people are talking about that they don't want you to hear. Or just be nosy. Sure, the camera probably has to be really close to a mouth to work correctly, but that doesn't prevent a determined snoop to surreptitiously video someone's face and then use some editing software to zoom in on the mouth and/or get rid of all the other useless information.

more than 4 years ago
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TI-Nspire Hack Enables User Programming

LogarithmicSpiral Re:ti in the past never really supported assembly/ (88 comments)

True. It is also possible to program in z80 asm for at least the 83/84. I messed around with that a bit. Just download the appropriate software, assemble the code on your pc and send it to the calculator. It's really great if you can get an emulator working so you don't have to constantly mess with the TI linking software for every debug/test, and of course the possibility of bricking your calculator inherent with assembly. Ah, good times.

more than 4 years ago
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PA School Spied On Students Via School-Issued Laptop Webcams

LogarithmicSpiral Hmm (941 comments)

Does anyone see some child porn charges coming here?

more than 4 years ago
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At What Temperature (F) Do You Prefer Your Nerd Cave?

LogarithmicSpiral Missing Option: (1233 comments)

Leave it to mother.

more than 4 years ago
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11-Year-Old Graduates With Degree In Astrophysics

LogarithmicSpiral Re:Two Year Associate's Degree of Liberal Arts (648 comments)

According to TFA, he plans to get a 4 year degree after taking 6-12 months off, though he doesn't specify a major.

more than 5 years ago
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Go For a Masters, Or Not?

LogarithmicSpiral Re:Experience paper (834 comments)

Even fresh out of school with a B.S. you still have no experience. When applying with a B.S. you'll still be competing against other people with experience.

more than 5 years ago
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Windows 7 Users Warned Over Filename Security Risk

LogarithmicSpiral Extensions (613 comments)

In most explorer views isn't there a little thumbnail that shows an image of a type of file? Partyinvite.doc.exe would show a cmd window probably, instead of a blue W. Either way, you should be able to tell what type of file it is.

more than 5 years ago
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Telepresence — Our Best Bet For Exploring Space

LogarithmicSpiral Re:Latency (309 comments)

That was an attempted reference to the Enderverse. Apologies if I sounded condescending.

more than 5 years ago
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Telepresence — Our Best Bet For Exploring Space

LogarithmicSpiral Re:Latency (309 comments)

You mean you still haven't figured out about the ansible?

more than 5 years ago
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My laptop's battery generally lasts ...

LogarithmicSpiral Re:Dell e 6400 (291 comments)

Well sir, it appears you have just unlocked the new achievement "The Comedian" - get modded +5 Funny three posts in the same tree. Bravo!

more than 5 years ago

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