Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: January, 2014

Bookmarks for January 31st from 16:11 to 20:29

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 31st from 16:11 to 20:29: Marvel Developer Portal – Wow, cool. Oculus Rift: Gravity – "Ultimately, the experience is quite nauseating" World Economic Forum w/ Zoë Keating […]

Bookmarks for January 30th through January 31st

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 30th from 11:54 to 12:04: Announcing … on Vimeo – ooohh mmaannnn, you guys! one of your favorite geniuses is making stuff again :D (500) http://killscreendaily.com/articles/news/new-pbs-gameshow-ponders-if-future-esports-ai-teammates/ – […]

Newsletter Episode 1: The Beginning

This inaugural episode of my newsletter experiment was originally published on 23 January 2014. — It’s episode one. Let’s see how this goes. 1.┬áDear Subscriber, You Are Registered As A Participant In Mass Disturbance The Vice article seems perhaps a little overwritten, but here’s your law-reflected-in-code story for the day: it appears that mobile phones […]

Bookmarks for January 30th from 05:11 to 09:17

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 30th from 05:11 to 09:17: Introducing Paper on Vimeo – Introducing Paper….I like the irony in the naming, intrigued about this new Facebook product Log In – […]

Bookmarks for January 29th from 10:17 to 20:10

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 29th from 10:17 to 20:10: Twitter / _alastair: Unexpected awesomeness: my … – Unexpected awesomeness: my 3D map ( ) works in FirefoxOS too. iOS, the last […]

Bookmarks for January 28th through January 29th

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 28th from 22:23 to 03:35: Q&A with Shane Legg on risks from AI – Less Wrong – Webcast: Whatever Happened to “Augmenting Human Intellect”? – A Free-to-Play […]

Bookmarks for January 28th from 13:52 to 21:55

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 28th from 13:52 to 21:55: Twitter / WIRED: A construction kit that lets … – Cool for Smalls. “@WIRED: A construction kit that lets you make starships […]

Bookmarks for January 27th from 20:04 to 21:33

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 27th from 20:04 to 21:33: In the world of war games, Volko Ruhnke has become a hero – The Washington Post – Facebook can now read your […]

Bookmarks for January 27th from 09:46 to 13:00

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 27th from 09:46 to 13:00: Twitter / barbariangroup: Welcome home, Barbarians. … – Welcome home, Barbarians. Channel 101 – Car-Jumper – Episode 14 – Move aside Chiptole: […]

Bookmarks for January 27th from 04:52 to 09:45

This is an auto-posted collection of public links I’ve either posted to, or favourites from Twitter, my Instapaper bookmarks and my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 27th from 04:52 to 09:45: NASA – 3D Models – Modelers: NASA offers free 3D models for all of their spacecraft! (via @BelgianBoolean) Twitter / philgyford: The […]