Work on the beach? 680 nits vs 200. Get it here: https://store.vikings.net/t400
We'd like to give a shoutout to UPS who, despite us being a very small fish among their customers, provide *exceptional* services and customer care to our customers and The Vikings Store (https://store.vikings.net) /thum
On that note, I recommend to not watch TV coverage of Coronavirus. Watching the repetitive coverage of something frightening can interfere with clear thinking, even traumatize. There are better ways of staying informed. /thum
Good news for all late risers: it actually starts at 13:30 UTC (9:30 EDT)
Vikings services as well as The Vikings store are currently NOT AFFECTED by #coronavirus and we continue to provide you with our services. /thum
Time really flies. "As of 2018, Reiser is housed at the Correctional Training Facility near Soledad, California, with a tentative parole eligibility date of January 2020." [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hans_Reiser#Time_in_prison] #ReiserFS #MurderFS
RT: Today also marks the launch of the new POWER9 v2 devices on our Web store! These updated, socket-compatible CPUs provide the new Ultravisor mode, hardware watchpoint support, and even increase speed (results will vary based on workload). Check them out at https://www.raptorcs.com/content/CP9M31/intro.html https://twitter.com/RaptorCompSys/status/1192523745757409282
RT: Our #TalosII product line is now officially certified by the @fsf
to meet the strict Respects Your Freedom #RYF program requirements! This is a major milestone for secure, owner-controlled computing, and marks the only modern mainboard to receive RYF certification this decade. https://twitter.com/RaptorCompSys/status/1192522169898668033
The #CJEU is to clarify whether #German data retention (abolished in 2017) violates EU law. This means that providers will still not have to store any data about their customers. Germ. is one of the safest countries nevertheless. So why bother? Because of the IV Merkel cabinet...
Our D8 Workstation, a fully libre-friendly and FSF RYF certified computer is now availabe at a massive discount, starting at only EUR 699 (~USD 770, ~GBP 635). Only for a short time! https://store.vikings.net/ryf-certified-hardware/d8ryf
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