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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 9, 2013
(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
This is my suggestion for quote of the week. And maybe of the year.
An Interview with Brian Kernighan (InformIT)
Posted Oct 2, 2012 17:47 UTC (Tue) by nachtan (subscriber, #73227)
This quote too, is worth seeing again as QoD or QoY
"Governments have perhaps come a bit late to the party, but they too are eager to learn everything possible about their citizens. I fear that without some unlikely combination of restraint, law, and pushback by ordinary people, we are heading to a world that will make the invasions of Orwell's 1984 seem desirable by contrast."
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