Month: July 2019

[2183] Icon Swap

Title Text:Someone’s probably working on an eBook app where, if you stop reading right before some plot twist happens, the app will wait a while and then send you a breaking news alert about what’s happening, prompting you to open it and read the next few pages to learn more.

Origin:https://xkcd.com/2183/

https://www.explainxkcd.com/wiki/index.php/2183:_Icon_Swap

某人可能正在制作这样一款电子书软件:如果你刚好在… Read more

[2182] When I’m Back at a Keyboard

Title Text:[after typing 1,500 words on feathered dinosaurs, paleontology, sexism, lava, and dinosaurs as animals rather than movie monsters] Sorry to cut it short, I’m on my phone. When I’m back at a keyboard, I can give you another 5,000 words.

Origin:https://xkcd.com/2182/

https://www.explainxkcd.com/wiki/index.php/2182:_When_I%27m_Back_at_a_Keyboard

[输入了1500个关于有羽毛的恐龙,古生物学,性别… Read more

[2181] Inbox

Title Text:Rome’s declaration of war against Carthage was sent from a no-reply address, so Hannibal had to cross the Alps to deliver his “UNSUBSCRIBE” response in person.

Origin:https://xkcd.com/2181/

https://www.explainxkcd.com/wiki/index.php/2181:_Inbox

罗马对迦太基的宣战是从一个无法回复的地址发出的,因此汉尼拔不得不越过阿尔卑斯山亲自发出他的“取消订阅”的回复。

http://xkcd.in/comic?lg=cn&id=2181

电子邮件与“蜗牛”邮件… Read more

[2180] Spreadsheets

Title Text:My brother once asked me if there was a function to produce a calendar grid from a list of dates in Google Sheets. I replied with a single-cell formula that took in a list of dates and outputted a calendar. It used SEQUENCE(), REGEXMATCH(), and a double-nested ARRAYFORMULA(), and it locked up the browser for 15 seconds every time it ran. I think he learned a lot about asking me things.

Origin:https://xkcd.coRead more

[2179] NWS Warnings

Title Text:Kind of rude of them to simultaneously issue an EVACUATION – IMMEDIATE alert, a SHELTER IN PLACE alert, and a 911 TELEPHONE OUTAGE alert.

Origin:https://xkcd.com/2179/

https://www.explainxkcd.com/wiki/index.php/2179:_NWS_Warnings

他们同时发布了紧急疏散警报、就地避难所警报和911电话故障警报,这有点鲁莽。
http://xkcd.in/comic?lg=cn&id=2179

美国国家气象局(NWS)是负责与发行全国天气预报和美国联邦机构的极端天气警报

这部漫画将新创建描绘成一个需… Read more

[2178] Expiration Date High Score

Title Text:”Wait, we’ve MOVED since 2010. How on Earth did–” “Look, some of us were just born to be champions.”

Origin:https://xkcd.com/2178/

https://www.explainxkcd.com/wiki/index.php/2178:_Expiration_Date_High_Score

“等下,我们2010年之后不是搬过家吗,这东西到底…?” “你看,有些人生来就是要成为冠军的嘛。”

http://xkcd.in/comic?lg=cn&id=2178

兰德尔(Randall)引入了游戏有效期最高分数(Read more

[2177] Gastroenterology

Title Text:”Mostly it means that I’m acutely aware that the kid one table over coughed as the server walked past with our food.”

Origin:https://xkcd.com/2177/

https://www.explainxkcd.com/wiki/index.php/2177:_Gastroenterology

这主要意味着,我能敏锐的察觉到,当服务员端着我们的食物走过时,邻桌的孩子咳嗽了。

http://xkcd.in/comic?lg=cn&id=2177

肠胃病学是对正常功能和消化系统疾病的研究:食道,胃,小肠,结肠和直肠,胰腺,胆囊,胆管和肝脏。

抗生素是杀死… Read more

[2176] How Hacking Works

Title Text:If only somebody had warned them that the world would roll them like this.

Origin:https://xkcd.com/2176/

https://www.explainxkcd.com/wiki/index.php/2176:_How_Hacking_Works

駭客在做的事情

要是有人告訴他們世界會這麼磨平他們的稜角就好了。

https://xkcd.tw/2176

类似于538:安全,此漫画处理了多少人认为黑客和安全最佳实践,以及与实际情况有何不同。特别是,这部漫画指出了一些有安全意识的人的论点的缺陷,即在一张纸上写下密码是一个巨大的操作安全漏洞,而不是考虑到普通大众的威胁模型:重用的密码似乎从外泄良性的地方。

第一个面板显示了Read more

[2175] Flag Interpretation

Title Text:When Salvador Dal铆 died, it took months to get all the flagpoles sufficiently melted.

Origin:https://xkcd.com/2175/

https://www.explainxkcd.com/wiki/index.php/2175:_Flag_Interpretation

萨尔瓦多·达利²去世后,花了几个月的时间才把所有的旗杆完全熔化。

http://xkcd.in/comic?lg=cn&id=2175

在包括美国在内的许多国家(漫画中描绘了其旗帜),当重要的公众人物死亡时,习惯上将旗帜降低到一半。这通常是通过将旗帜升高到全高,然后立即“降低”到半高来完成的。在美国,关于在半数工作人员悬挂国旗的规定规… Read more

[2174] First News Memory

Title Text:Psychology researchers say our ‘flashbulb’ memories of big events can be unreliable, but I clearly remember watching live on CNN as Challenger crashed into and destroyed the Berlin Wall.

Origin:https://xkcd.com/2174/

https://www.explainxkcd.com/wiki/index.php/2174:_First_News_Memory

心理学研究人员表示,我们对重大事件的“闪光灯”记忆²可能并不可靠,但我清楚地记得,当挑战者号撞毁柏林墙时,我看了CNN的现场直播。

http://xkc… Read more

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