The Null Device
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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.
- New Rail Alphabet / New Johnston 4
- Automatic paraphrasing 3
- The Prosciutto Affair 1
- The Martyrdom of Saint Schapelle 3
- Talking dirty in French 6
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One year ago:
2014/11/3In most European languages, personal pronouns (like she , him and such) are gendered; it can be somewhat awkward to talk about a person in English without disclosing whether they are (or are regarded as) male
Two years ago:
2013/11/5I am back in Reykjavík, Iceland; this time, I came here on occasion of Kraftwerk playing a gig at the Harpa concert hall. Having missed out on tickets to see them in New York (when they
Five years ago:
2010/11/25In Germany, Google Street View has a posse , and they'll egg your house if you exercise your right to opt out of being visible on StreetView. The Streisand Effect is a bitch sometimes.
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