The Null Device
The Null Device, being a stream of links and commentary on culture, technology, current events and whatever the author finds interesting.
The Null Device is maintained by acb, in his copious spare time.
This site makes no pretense of being objective and no guarantees of accuracy, reliability or posting frequency.
As this blog is produced in a facility that processes sarcasm, individual posts may contain traces of sarcasm.
- Time Cube 15
- Manning to walk 1
- Trumping end-to-end encryption 2
- Cynthia Webster and the Mac Mini Modular 3
- Automatic paraphrasing 6
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One year ago:
2016/2/23Australia's ongoing, rolling culture war has recently converged on the idea of gender and sexual orientation; this is perhaps inevitable, after the previous iteration of the country's conservative (“Liberal”) government used the threat of gay people
Two years ago:
2015/3/21There's a piece in the Telegraph (yes, the Torygraph ) about the London housing crisis; the prognosis is not good. Basically, it's going to get much worse . Private tenants are, of course, screwed as they've
Five years ago:
2012/3/21The final nail was driven into the coffin of Britain's quasi-socialist post-WW2 settlement, with the Conservative-led government passing its NHS reform bill , against mass opposition from both the public and the medical profession, and despite
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