Intel side channel,
Mind the OSX/Doc, mix of social fishing and trojan malware for macOS
Kernel updates without reboots now mainstream in Ubuntu
In workstations, file indexing is not always what you want…
Disable in OS X:
launchctl unload -w /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.apple.metadata.mds.plist
-> services.msc -> Windows Search Service -> stop + disable
Win 7, other special tweaks for special cases
powercfg /hibernate off
Large format film is dead. Long live the large format film! Some fine equipment for you:
Goodbye (hopefully?) to broken USB connectors in your camera body used for tethered shooting?
At least with Canon 5D bodies broken USB is repaired expensively by changing the whole motherboard of the camera.