I inherited an iMac (2015) with a 1 TB 5400 RPM HDD — this is a huge bottleneck for someone who's been using SSDs exclusively for years.

Anyone have any tips for using an external SSD as a boot drive? Thunderbolt vs USB 3? I'd like to prioritize speed over capacity and get the fastest drive possible! Thanks!

Git has the best terms. I feel like a Jedi every time I do a Force Push.

(Don't worry, I'm the only one working on the repo!)

For the first time in as long as I can remember, I had to use logarithms today. No one died.

This place is blowing my mind. It reminds me of the internet before it was popular: full of hope, wonder and complete sentences.

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For me, sometimes the best way to alter my perspective is to consume and deconstruct the radical art of those around me. Sometimes seeing how others put together disparate notions helps me elevate my ability to perceive odd potential relationships between ideas and mechanisms.

This works for me in hacking as it does in art, because for me they both tend to come from the same place.

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I like the rather abstract effect of these scenes, it reminds me a bit of a monochrome Mark Rothko painting.

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