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Soviet steel + more things

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Reading Time: 5 minutes Soviet steel urban legend I had heard a variant on the ‘Soviet steel’ story that was responsible for Italian cars being rust buckets when I was growing up. The version I heard was that high proportions of recycled scrap from rusted war wreckage and dismantled ships had been put in Italian steel to make it […]

Asian archive footage + more stuff

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Asian archive footage I have noticed a lot of b-roll from Japan on YouTube. This seems to have expanded to a wider category of Asian archive footage. Here’s some footage of the 1970s and 1980s in Japan. This is interesting because it doesn’t seem to be broadcast quality footage and at least some of it […]

Ransomware & more news

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Reading Time: 4 minutes Ransomware North America Is Biggest Ransomware Target, Chainalysis Says – Bloomberg – This quote in the article about ransomware stood out to me: “The number of bad actors responsible for these widespread attacks is surprisingly small,” the report said. By taking action against the biggest players in groups such as infrastructure providers and money launderers, […]