Transcript for 15-04-2017, 35 lines:
10:17:51 punkman: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EelvKqhu1M4
10:17:52 assbot: Morton Subotnick: Silver apples of the Moon (1967) - YouTube ... ( http://bit.ly/2oe0LX0 )
10:26:21 punkman: https://fotoeins.com/2016/04/11/magdeburg-gruene-zitadelle-green-citadel-hundertwasser-landmark/
10:26:23 assbot: Magdeburg’s Hundertwasser landmark: the Green Citadel | Fotoeins Fotografie ... ( http://bit.ly/2odq5wE )
10:26:46 punkman: "The transliteration for “Magdeburg” (MD) becomes four Chinese characters: “馬格德堡” (Ma ge da bao), whose literal meaning for each character is “horse lattice virtue fortress.” For “DTL”, Deutschland (Germany) in traditional Chinese is represented as “德國” which means “nation of virtue.”"
10:30:38 punkman: http://monerolink.com/
10:30:38 assbot: MoneroLink ... ( http://bit.ly/2odQcDu )
10:30:51 punkman: "Most Monero transactions are linkable. MoneroLink is a complementary block explorer that reveals the hidden linkages between Monero transactions."
10:32:56 punkman: http://edition.cnn.com/2017/04/15/asia/afghanistan-isis-moab-strike/
10:32:57 assbot: 'Mother of all bombs' killed 94 ISIS fighters, Afghan official says - CNN.com ... ( http://bit.ly/2odZYpb )
10:39:32 punkman: http://globalguerrillas.typepad.com/globalguerrillas/2016/08/hacking-the-us-with-only-a-sound.html
10:39:33 assbot: Hacking the US with only a Sound - Global Guerrillas ... ( http://bit.ly/2odLF3T )
10:54:19 funkenstein_: 馬格德堡很漂亮的地方
10:54:49 funkenstein_: most people will immediately tell you there is no meaning here, the characters are chosen for pronunciation
10:55:13 funkenstein_: i however like to look up the meanings
10:59:06 punkman: what did you get
11:00:42 funkenstein_: 希腊 （Greece) for example is "hope" "ancient winter festival"
11:05:20 funkenstein_: globalguerillas nice blog :)
11:05:57 funkenstein_: re: MOAB https://twitter.com/wikileaks/status/852681705391521792
11:05:59 assbot: WikiLeaks sur Twitter : "Those tunnels the U.S is bombing in Afghanistan? They were built by the CIA https://t.co/u66ScoiNpX (via @GabiElenaDohm) https://t.co/mAaUrQ0yLk" ... ( http://bit.ly/2odQme6 )
11:12:54 funkenstein_: a perhaps interesting example is 纽黑文 New Haven Connecticut which prominently contains the character for "black"
17:13:46 punkman: https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/the-large-bitcoin-collider-is-generating-trillions-of-keys-and-breaking-into-wallets
17:13:47 assbot: The Large Bitcoin Collider Is Generating Trillions of Keys and Breaking Into Wallets - Motherboard ... ( http://bit.ly/2nP7HOs )
17:14:56 punkman: "The LBC has been working for just under a year. So far, Rico claims, the project has generated over 3,000 trillion private keys and checked them against existing bitcoin addresses to see if they work, and has found three that do and contain bitcoin. "
17:15:11 asciilifeform: punkman: more chance of being flattened by an asteroid, than of finding an actual (vs. e.g., 'sha1 puzzle') key this way.
17:15:22 punkman: maybe or maybe not
17:15:52 asciilifeform: arithmetic is very heavily on 'not'
17:16:01 punkman: could say same about phuctor
17:16:17 asciilifeform: phuctor only works because you can euclid-gcd .
17:16:36 asciilifeform: the analogous operation in bitcoin would be the k-nonce reuse finder.
17:16:53 asciilifeform: ( 2014-era news )
17:19:49 punkman: https://lbc.cryptoguru.org/man/theory
17:19:50 assbot: LBC::Server ... ( http://bit.ly/2nPotgr )
17:22:04 asciilifeform: seems like much higher ev in ordinary mining, than in searching for ripemd collisons
17:22:21 punkman: ye