Monthly Archives: February 2024

Duracell Enshitified

Duracell batteries used to be so good. They’d last a long time and just be a great product.Now, they are absolute garbage. They leak, they burst, they’re just gross. I’ve had so many things ruined by these trashy batteries. We’re … Continue reading

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An old man yelling at the (internet) cloud

I did a trial install of Mathematica 14 (The Thirring Institute is a Mathematica shop).  I was pretty excited to try out the new LLM features. The Big Change(tm) advertised for this version was the inclusion of AI. I tried … Continue reading

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