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  1. May 2024
    1. virtual blockchains
    2. Given a set of n agents, at most f of which arefaulty and the rest are correct, a fault-resilient supermajority, or supermajorityfor short, is any fraction of agents greater than n+f2 . For example, if f = 0 thena simple majority is a supermajority, and if f < 13 then 23 is a supermajority
    1. To elaborate, a successful live exploit must compromise the unexposed next set of private keysfrom the public-keys declared in the latest rotation
    1. the MEG builds up a Hash-based DAG (HashDAG) data structure



    1. In some cases, a causal de-livery algorithm additionally ensures that when one updatehas a dependency on an earlier update, the earlier update isdelivered before the later update on all replicas
    2. The network is not necessarily com-plete, i.e. it is not required for every node to be able to com-municate with every other node
  2. Mar 2024
    1. Polyamory as a specific form of CNM began in the 1970s (Sheff Citation2012) and has grown in popularity dramatically in the last 10 years

      emerge in

    2. olyamory also differs from swinging, another form of CNM that emphasizes heterosexual couples swapping partners for sexual novelty or having group sex, usually in a semi-structured setting like a house party, sex club, cruise, or resort (Gould Citation2000). Both less structured and less heterosexual than swinging, polyamory is also not as well known among the general public.

      difference w/ swinging

    3. Polyamory is a form of CNM that emphasizes emotional intimacy among multiple partners. It differs from polygamy in several ways, most notably that polygamy is a form of marriage with multiple spouses frequently embedded within a religious community (Zeitzen Citation2008). The most common form of polygamy (both cross-culturally and historically) is polygyny in which one husband is allowed multiple wives, but wives are not allowed to have multiple husbands (Zeitzen 2008).Footnote1 In contrast, many polyamorists are neither married nor rooted in a religious structure that advocates polyamory. People of all genders are allowed multiple partners in polyamory, not only men. P

      difference with polygamy

    4. Polyamory is a form of consensual non-monogamy (CNM), a category of relationships in which the participants negotiate multiple sexual and/or romantic partners.


    1. polyamory is a favored form of CNM and is more positively evaluated by society than other forms of CNM

      polyamory actually don't equal CNM, it's a form of CNM

    2. consensual nonmonogamy (CNM). The term is used to denote relationships in which the partners consent to having sexual, romantic, or intimate relationships with more than one person

      other def of polyamory

    3. polyamory” is used to denote “the practice of, belief in, or willingness to engage in multiple romantic and/or sexual relationships with the consent of everyone involved”


    1. polyamory, which refers to an identity in which people philosophically agree with and/or practice multi-partner relationships, with the consent of everyone involved [4–7]. Although the term polyamory indicates permission to engage in sexual or romantic relationships with more than one partner, the nature of these relationships and how individuals approach them can vary from one person partnering with multiple people, to members of a couple dating a third (triad), to two couples in a relationship with each other (quad), to networks of people involved with each other in various configurations

      definition of polyamory

    1. According to Ahmed, heteronormativity is a “straight” line from one’s position as a gendered and sexual subject to objects in the world, not just in terms of objects of desire, but also in choosing a life.

      MLA 9th Edition (Modern Language Assoc.) Mimi Schippers. Beyond Monogamy : Polyamory and the Future of Polyqueer Sexualities. NYU Press, 2016.

      APA 7th Edition (American Psychological Assoc.) Mimi Schippers. (2016). Beyond Monogamy : Polyamory and the Future of Polyqueer Sexualities. NYU Press.

  3. Oct 2023
    1. Livin' like a lover with a radar phone

      Pour Some Sugar on Me<br /> Def Leppard<br /> Track 5 on Hysteria<br /> https://genius.com/Def-leppard-pour-some-sugar-on-me-lyrics

      I regularly hear "radar phone" as "red iPhone" which wouldn't exist until long after the release of this song on 1987-09-08.

      Radar phone makes an appearance in the 1970s song Radar Love by Golden Earring

  4. Feb 2023
  5. Mar 2021
    1. Noo mën a def dinga fey alamaan bi.

      Quoi que tu fasses, tu paieras l'amende.

      noo -- you (?)

      mën v. -- power ; be stronger than 💪🏽; can, will.

      a -- (?).

      def v. -- do, commit, execute; to put.

      dinga -- you will.

      fey v. -- turn off, switch off 📴, appease; pay 💵.

      alamaan bi -- (French: l'amende) fine.

      bi -- the.


  6. Jan 2021
  7. Sep 2020
    1. CDA focuses on the form and content of communicative artifacts—such as memes—and the social practices that inform them. CDA emphasizes the relationship between what is communicated and the social realities tied to that communication.

      definition of critical discourse analysis.

  8. Apr 2020
  9. Oct 2019
  10. Apr 2018
    1. a reel

      The reel is a folk dance type as well as the accompanying dance tune type. In Scottish country dancing, the reel is one of the four traditional dances, the others being the jig, the strathspey and the waltz.


  11. Mar 2018
    1. A Scala function that’s created with val is very different than a method created with def.


    2. By all accounts, creating a Scala def method creates a standard method in a Java class

      当你用 def 创建了一个函数,你其实就是创建了一个 java class 中的方法(method)

  12. Dec 2016
  13. Sep 2016