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NewsRust developers fear language is getting too complex and prefer bug fixes to new features Pin
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NewsMicrosoft starts forced upgrades of older Windows 11 versions to Windows 11 23H2 Pin
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NewsUse of decimal point is 1.5 centuries older than historians thought Pin
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This article (from Nature) The decimal point is 150 years older than historians thought[^] offers a bit more context. Basically he was using it in calculations with the same meaning we are used to.
GCS/GE d--(d) s-/+ a C+++ U+++ P-- L+@ E-- W+++ N+ o+ K- w+++ O? M-- V? PS+ PE Y+ PGP t+ 5? X R+++ tv-- b+(+++) DI+++ D++ G e++ h--- r+++ y+++*      Weapons extension: ma- k++ F+2 X

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NewsChatGPT goes temporarily “insane” with unexpected outputs, spooking users Pin
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NewsMicrosoft Publisher books its retirement party for 2026 Pin
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NewsPlanner programming blows my mind Pin
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NewsA streamlined extension manager comes to Visual Studio 17.9 Pin
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NewsHere’s when ‘Odysseus’ is expected to land on the moon Pin
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NewsVoltSchemer attacks use wireless chargers to inject voice commands, fry phones Pin
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