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The JaK Attack! Episode 17.29



Welcome to show number 2017.28!

Show Notes

  • Kelly gets waylaid into starting the show!
  • Kelly finally agrees that perhaps the most important person at the wedding may not be the Maid of Honour
  • 03:57 – Kelly’s Corner
    • The iPhone 8 is here, but nobody knows why.
    • The Roman iPhone X is coming!
    • Probably almost nobody knows what a Bravo Zulu is.
    • The trade off between battery life and big screens never ends
    • Qi (pronounced Chee) wireless charging will have to hold us over until the AirPower thingy comes out in 2018
    • the iPhone 8 and X will not be able to use GB LTE. Whaaaa?
    • The incremental improvement of iPhones is pretty slooooow
  • 27:00 – Jon talks about the problems with iTerm2
    • Kelly thinks the app is named “I turned 2”. like. just. what?
    • Turn off the “Perform DNS lookups to check if URLs are valid” setting in iTerm2. Or upgrade to 3.1.1
    • By default, iTerm2 is sending a whole bunch of data off your computer in plain text to DNS resolvers
    • Kelly tries to kill Jon with the microphone
    • Jon hates and loves the TouchBar iTerm2 integration
  • 40:00 – Cooperstown News

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Kelly's Shoes

The JaK Attack! Episode 17.28



Welcome to show number 2017.28!

Show Notes

  • Doesn’t anyone remember the Internet Archive?
  • The waaaaaayback machine!
  • We seriously just kicked a tree off a roof. That’s how we roll. We’z lumberjacks, beyotches!
  • Kelly got to hold a giant cheque today. Strike that off the ol bucket list. Yay, Rotary Toonie draw!
    • She also bought shoes. SURPRISE!!!
  • Jon’s 100 Men Who Give a Damn group also has a giant cheque!
  • Humanity needs a quick 101 course of how to use the Facebook backgrounds
  • 09:20 – Jon’s…um…corner?
    • Bob Taylor can bake a bitching bumper for Jon!
    • Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer/Edge, Apple Safari, and Mozilla Firefox comprise the bulk of browsers used in the world
    • The first three are hell bent on harvesting your personal data for gain. They produce browsers are one of their harvesting tools
    • Only Firefox just makes a browser for no other purpose than making a browser
    • It’s slow. It’s clunky. It’s Firefox!
    • Bing is like a venereal disease
    • Google is an advertising company. Every product they have is another harvesting tool.
    • Perfect marketing involves knowing who you are and what you want
      • The search engines know what you want
      • The social networks know who you are
      • Now they’re all striving to collect enough personal data to get both together
      • Has anyone ever heard of Google+? Srsly?
    • Arguably, Firefox is more important now than ever before
    • Jon is done scaring people. You’re on your own!!
  • 27:35 – Kelly’s Corner
  • 46:00 – Shout Outs & Bork Outs
    • Kelly thinks The Big Dig construction crew did really well
    • She also can’t stop thanking the Windsor Rotary for letting her hold a big cheque!
    • Jon is angry at Foxy Proxy. WHY YOU BREAK MY THINGS???
      • Judging from the reviews at the bottom of that page, everyone is mad
  • 52:30 – Cooperstown News!

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