Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Bookmarks for September 20th through September 21st

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 September 20th from 22:56 to 06:55:

Bookmarks for September 20th from 20:28 to 22:10

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 September 20th from 20:28 to 22:10:

Bookmarks for September 20th from 14:57 to 20:18

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 September 20th from 14:57 to 20:18:

Bookmarks for September 20th from 04:35 to 14:35

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 September 20th from 04:35 to 14:35:

Bookmarks for September 20th from 03:03 to 04:17

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 September 20th from 03:03 to 04:17:

Bookmarks for September 19th through September 20th

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 September 19th from 20:38 to 02:55:

Bookmarks for September 19th from 13:05 to 16:46

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 September 19th from 13:05 to 16:46:

Bookmarks for September 19th from 06:48 to 12:51

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 September 19th from 06:48 to 12:51:

  • [toread] oneteamgov.uk
  • [toread] medium.com
  • Twitter – When it comes to #product, focus on defining the #problem, not the #solution. #WIP2017
  • Twitter – @daeaves @kmcurry @1jh @themightychris @maharris98 @MTBracken @hondanhon @arouault @steiny @Mlsif @jessieadcock…
  • Twitter – @1jh @kmcurry @themightychris @michalmigurski @maharris98 @MTBracken @hondanhon @arouault @steiny @Mlsif…
  • Twitter – @themightychris @kmcurry @maharris98 @MTBracken @daeaves @hondanhon @arouault @steiny @Mlsif @jessieadcock @TfL You…
  • Twitter – @kmcurry @michalmigurski @maharris98 @MTBracken @daeaves @hondanhon @arouault @steiny @Mlsif @jessieadcock @TfL I s…
  • Twitter – @themightychris @maharris98 @MTBracken @daeaves @hondanhon @arouault @steiny @Mlsif @jessieadcock @TfL My dream is…
  • Twitter – "Frayed storms and insecure cliffs" is a lovely phrase for a bot. This bot is freaking me out.
  • Twitter – #TW
  • time map – This is so h*cking cool

Bookmarks for September 18th through September 19th

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 September 18th from 22:05 to 06:31:

  • Twitter – Complexity
  • Twitter – Great stuff from the @NHS account today (H/T @jameskirkup )
  • Untitled (https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2017-09-19/memory-mortgages-and-puzzles) – Here's @matt_levine on Loftium, the fintech which wants to turn mortgage finance into SME hospitality finance
  • Twitter – "Siri, show me the world's least enticing clickbait headline"
  • Twitter – —Jony?
    —Shh, I'm working on the back of this clip that goes under a PCB inside a non-user-accessible sealed case
    —B…
  • The economy really is broken — but we know how to fix it – Vox – Fix the economy:

    1. Take full employment seriously
    2. Tax the rich more
    3. Spend on child allowance & EITC

  • Twitter – Roger Angell's advice has been my guiding light
  • Annotation Tuesday! Roger Angell and the pitcher with a major-league case of the yips – Nieman Storyboard – Roger Angell's advice has been my guiding light
  • Twitter – Oh yes that's right thaaaat's the good stuff.
  • Twitter – Imagine if instead of criticizing, folks who call themselves "#TheResistance" actually listened and called their se…
  • Twitter – I don't think @Apple can block the idea, principle, practice, or reality of governments opening up public data & se…
  • Meet the Hands (and the Man) that Bring Chance the Rapper to the Deaf | GQ – This is the handsome-ass dude who translates all of Chance the Rapper's shows into ASL
  • Twitter – @BenedictEvans @hondanhon @MikeIsaac Most researchers have to technically violate FB terms as it is, because FB ins…
  • Twitter – @BenedictEvans @hondanhon @MikeIsaac About your idea, FB would need to provide enough data and access to actually l…
  • Twitter – @BenedictEvans @hondanhon @MikeIsaac Not malice, but it can imply negligence, incompetence, or just lack of attenti…
  • Twitter – @BenedictEvans @hondanhon @MikeIsaac Simple solution: publish real-time feed of every ad they're paid to show, alon…
  • Twitter – @BenedictEvans @hondanhon @MikeIsaac You'd think they would have put a team on it when the first story broke about…
  • Twitter – @BenedictEvans @hondanhon @MikeIsaac It's actually shocking that with all the election complaints, and the no-black…
  • Twitter – @BenedictEvans @hondanhon @MikeIsaac Lots of people noticed, actually. Journalists broke the story on "no-blacks" r…
  • Twitter – @BenedictEvans @hondanhon @MikeIsaac I'm mean, really. "Jew haters"? Russian influence ads hidden from public view?…

Bookmarks for September 18th from 16:59 to 21:44

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 September 18th from 16:59 to 21:44: