Raytracing with MySQL

Raytracing is a method for drawing scenes by modeling beams of light, illuminating and richocheting off objects. It’s realistic but very slow, and only the newest and most expensive video cards [Amazon] introduce it to realtime games. MySQL is the most commonplace relational database, the sewer containing all the web’s fatbergs, the last thing on…

Pee-wee Herman laughing as the Joker

You can stop adding famous people’s laughter to Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker, ’cause we’ve got a winner: Pee-wee Herman. Sound up. (Pee-wee Herman) screenshot and video by Rub my clips Doja Cat gets herself a viral hit with bovine-meme video ‘Mooo!’ Doja Cat has declared herself a cow, a hamburger-eating one at that, in her recently-released,…

Deluxe edition of Philip K. Dick’s Ubik

Folio Society has produced a special illustrated edition of Philip K. Dick’s novel Ubik, featuring several illustrations and a foreword by Kim Stanley Robinson: This video describes the creation of the edition, including hiding a secret in the slipcase: Save up to 40% on these signed Marvel and Star Wars collectibles There’s movie merch and…

Apple removes Hong Kong protest app

An app used by Hong Kong protestors to track security forces there disappeared Wednesday from Apple’s app store. Apple says it’s being used by criminals to attack police, but given that it very publicly reviewed and approved the app just days ago, the true reason seems obvious: the Chinese government ordered it gone to stymie…

Stacktrace Podcast 053: “It’s a camera party!”

John and Rambo review Apple’s 2019 iPhone Keynote, and share their first impressions of Apple Arcade, Apple TV+, iPhone 11 and its Pro siblings, the new iPad and Apple Watch models, and much more. Also, is the new iPhone worthy of the name “Pro”, and who won this round of Apple Keynote Poker? Sponsored by…

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