Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: May, 2016

Bookmarks for May 31st from 10:32 to 17:45

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 May 31st from 10:32 to 17:45: Infomocracy by Malka Older | Tor.com Publishing – Running a game day for GOV.UK | Technology at GDS – Blog – Oblong […]

Bookmarks for May 30th from 19:52 to 20:07

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 May 30th from 19:52 to 20:07: [toread] books.google.com – [toread] Ch4-3 – The eventual Shuttle instruction set [toread] HSF – The Shuttle – General-Purpose Computers Five identical general-purpose […]

Bookmarks for May 30th from 17:37 to 18:04

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 May 30th from 17:37 to 18:04: Congressman Proposes Resolution to Recognize Magic as Rare and Valuable | Atlas Obscura – [toread] Ascended Economy? – [Obviously speculative futurism is […]

Bookmarks for May 29th through May 30th

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 May 29th from 17:43 to 05:58: Twitter – I had never thought about "rape prevention" advice like this before and now I'll never not be able to. Twitter […]

Bookmarks for May 29th from 07:02 to 16:06

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 May 29th from 07:02 to 16:06: [toread] First They Came For The Valleywags, and I Said Nothing – As an indication of how plugged into the zeitgeist of […]

Bookmarks for May 28th from 17:01 to 18:49

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 May 28th from 17:01 to 18:49: [toread] We need more Aboriginal superheroes, so I created Cleverman for my son – Has a Hungarian physics lab found a fifth […]

Bookmarks for May 27th through May 28th

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 May 27th from 21:08 to 16:45: mixonic on Twitter: “Dark UI patterns on the @verizonfios website. Number of agents “waiting” for a call is a randomly generated number. […]

Bookmarks for May 27th from 14:11 to 15:24

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 May 27th from 14:11 to 15:24: simplehuman | Mobile App : Download App for Apple iOS – "taking care of the garbage" as a service What the hell […]

Bookmarks for May 26th through May 27th

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 May 26th from 19:23 to 12:58: Untitled (http://nypost.com/2016/05/27/ebay-founder-backing-gawkers-appeal-of-hulk-sex-tape-verdict/) – eBay founder Pierre Omidyar is backing Gawker's appeal of Hulk sex tape verdict Tech Company: We Will Put Up […]

Bookmarks for May 26th from 08:59 to 19:02

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 May 26th from 08:59 to 19:02: [toread] NASA halts BEAM expansion → – BEAM [toread] Google Wins Trial Against Oracle, Saves $9 Billion – Google just won in Oracle […]