Extenuating Circumstances

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Month: February, 2013

Bookmarks for February 18th through February 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 February 18th from 14:19 to 00:03: [toread] assertTrue( ): Antidepressants, Tap Water, and Autism – [toread] Microsoft’s uncool quest for cool « Observatory – [toread] Gamasutra: Jon Shafer’s […]

Bookmarks for February 17th through February 18th

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 February 17th from 22:29 to 07:46: [toread] The Eleven Elite Rules of Movies About Computer Hacking – [toread] Brooker’s Black Mirror decodes our modern dread of technology – […]

Bookmarks for February 15th through February 17th

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 February 15th from 13:15 to 17:19: [toread] Tips for work-life balance – [toread] BLDGBLOG: The Fifth Wall – [toread] Russia Calls for International Anti-Asteroid System after Meteor Terror […]

Bookmarks for February 14th from 18:03 to 22:55

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 February 14th from 18:03 to 22:55: [toread] Inclusivity Is Not A Double Standard: Why Forbes is Wrong about Women in Tech | Lauren Bacon – [toread] The Black […]

Bookmarks for February 14th from 09:33 to 14:56

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 February 14th from 09:33 to 14:56: [toread] On Mailbox and why I hope to see less free services – [toread] Three Life Lessons About Life Insurance – [toread] […]

Bookmarks for February 13th through February 14th

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 February 13th from 09:41 to 00:14: [toread] Alice: Ubisoft’s plan to change storytelling in video games | Polygon – [toread] Dangerous Minds | Blue Eyes/Brown Eyes: Jane Elliott’s […]

Don’t Trust iTunes Movies in the Cloud

This is a quick one. Don’t trust iTunes Movies in the Cloud. Always download your purchases. Last July, I bought Anchorman in HD from iTunes via my Apple TV. It was on sale at $9.99. I watched it that night, streamed. I didn’t download it to any of my Macs because, hey, it’s in iTunes […]

Bookmarks for February 12th from 12:23 to 23:42

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 February 12th from 12:23 to 23:42: [toread] Newell, Abrams announce plans for movie/game collaborations | Ars Technica – [toread] Portal, the Movie: Valve, J.J. Abrams Team Up for […]

Bookmarks for February 11th from 08:17 to 23:22

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 February 11th from 08:17 to 23:22: [toread] Financial Times editor Lionel Barber: ‘News now is not the newspaper’ – [toread] American Express will let Twitter users buy real […]

Bookmarks for February 10th from 11:33 to 22:13

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 February 10th from 11:33 to 22:13: [toread] ‘FarmVille’ coming to television in animated series produced by Brett Ratner | The Verge – [toread] TheWrap.com : Digital Gap: Why […]