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Vaughn Hannon

Vaughn Hannon

I Build Computer

1 min read

It's been a long time coming but I finally built a machine a little more modern than my aged laptop. You can watch me do it in 18 seconds:

I was as surprised as anybody when it booted up on the first try. It's now happily running Ubuntu and Windows. This is the parts list for the curious among you: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/wFkNcY

 

Vaughn Hannon

If any overly-sensitive NRA members want to unload their YETI coolers I'll gladly take them off your hands. You shouldn't be reminded of their impropriety every time you reach for a cool beverage.

Vaughn Hannon

Vaughn Hannon

Vaughn Hannon

Time to delete?

1 min read

All of us, that is, users of Facebook and its properties (Instagram, Whatsapp, etc...) should be carefully watching how Facebook handles the Cambridge Analytica debacle. Me? My finger is hovering over the delete button while we learn the full extent of the situation.

In the mean time here's some info from the EFF on locking down your data sharing to third parties and another from Boing Boing on how to really, truly delete your Facebook account. Thanks to the EU and GDPR they actually have to delete it...and some other resources to help you get caught up.

News about the whole thing:

 

  

 

Vaughn Hannon

Vaughn Hannon

Vaughn Hannon

Vaughn Hannon