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Posts of the Week
Hang on... you mean IT people do more than sit in front of a screen all day? Well, sort of. Some of you have some amazing hobbies, not surprisingly all distant from anything to do with technology! Not like you can turn a grill off and on aga-. Oh, wait... Check it out!
If someone asked me to successfully trigger a group of IT professionals, this is most likely one of the first things that would come to mind..."Just restore from backup!"
"Ah yeah, about that..." Check it out!
This week in Tech News (TL;DR)
Signal is testing a payments feature that lets you send cryptocurrency to friends
It only supports the MobileCoin protocol right now. Keep Reading
Once again, someone tampered with an entire drinking water supply via the internet
Maybe, just maybe, infrastructure shouldn’t be built this way?
25 years later, Space Jam has a new website — and the first trailer for the sequel
Tune Squad lives. Keep Reading
Google’s next Pixels will reportedly switch to a custom in-house GS101 processor
The next Pixel might try to copy the iPhone’s best trick. Keep Reading
Fiat made a ‘Hey Google’ car
Fix it again, Dale! Keep Reading
Meme of the Week!
Do you need cross connection cables?
Cross connections are physical, hardwired cables that enable customers, providers, and internet exchanges to share data within a network. They are used in many different scenarios including connecting two data centers together or providing redundancy for an ISP’s backbone.
Check out this post from Lightyear exploring cabling options and their benefits!
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