Satellite internet: More useful than sending a car into space (Ep. 470)

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August 5, 2022

The house staff talks concerning the coding error that pressured ten million Canadians offline, recommendation for coders making an attempt to get out of a rut, and the way low-earth orbit satellites are reshaping the web. Plus: a Netflix documentary for getting out of a rut and reshaping your thoughts multi function.

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The house staff talks concerning the coding error that pressured ten million Canadians offline, recommendation for coders making an attempt to get out of a rut, and the way low-earth orbit satellites are reshaping the web. Plus: a Netflix documentary for getting out of a rut and reshaping your thoughts multi function.

Episode notes:

A coding error reportedly triggered the large outage at Canadian telecom firm Rogers that affected greater than 10 million prospects—1 / 4 of Canada’s inhabitants.

In a rut? Hacker Information has some advice for climbing out. (Trace: Extra display screen time gained’t assist.)

The Verge reports on how Starlink and different firms that present web connectivity via low Earth orbit (LEO) satellites are shaping an “orbital web.”

Michael Pollan’s 2019 guide The right way to Change Your Thoughts—an exploration of psychedelic remedy’s historical past, present standing, and future potential—is now a four-part Netflix documentary. We at Stack Overflow DO NOT suggest unlawful drug use, however we can suggest the documentary.

In the present day’s Lifeboat badge goes to person Satpal for his or her reply to the query ‘setinterval’ with random time in JavaScript.

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Tags: low Earth orbit, satellite internet, the stack overflow podcast

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