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So this article about biology and psychology of bad decisions is very relevant to #infosec:
vox.com/2019/7/23/20702987/bra

I mean, we all know how phishing tries to create pressure ("somebody knows your password!") and then relies on people clicking stuff and not recognizing their mistake. Turns out, there are biological reasons for this.

Crucial take-away: we're all susceptible.

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@Ca_Gi Electron, Electron, and a webview-based thing. I only have 16GiB of RAM, can't afford to run that many Electron apps.

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wipEout on Reform via PCSX-ReArmed (sporting a MIPS/ARM JIT)

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atheism 

At dinner my family was laughing at people believing in flat earth or homeopathy. They were able to discuss what makes people believe in such things or how faith makes them reject some of the facts about reality.
It was funny, because they all believe in God and Jesus.

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Research of almost 1m Android apps reveals how data from smartphones are harvested and shared, with nearly 90 per cent of apps set up to transfer information back to Google. Best get all your apps from @fdroidorg - guaranteed no data sharing with Google! 😀
arxiv.org/pdf/1804.03603.pdf

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