Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: May, 2014

Bookmarks for May 21st from 12:20 to 17:10

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 May 21st from 12:20 to 17:10: An Internet Business with Chinese Characteristics – The Information – YY, a video site with close to 100 million monthly active users, […]

Bookmarks for May 20th through May 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 May 20th from 16:16 to 10:08: Untitled (http://www.amazon.co.uk/Zero-Marginal-Cost-Society-Collaborative/dp/1137278463/) – Twitter: Jeremy Rifkin, the "zero marginal cost society". What do you make of it? (cc @hondanhon, who asked for […]

Bookmarks for May 19th through May 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 May 19th from 21:35 to 15:01: Burger King drops ‘have it your way’ slogan after 40 years | The Drum – Yep, it's the slogans fault. Not the […]

Bookmarks for May 19th from 13:19 to 20:21

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 19th from 13:19 to 20:21: Twitter / sdadich: The @oculus_rift VR headset … – hooray! @provenself's deep dive on Oculus Rift — started wellllllll before they got […]

Bookmarks for May 19th from 06:04 to 12:58

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 19th from 06:04 to 12:58: BBC Radio 4 – Oblique Strategies – The Oblique Strategies doc on Radio 4 is lovely (via @jamesholloway) The Net Neutrality Wake-up […]

Bookmarks for May 18th from 09:37 to 23:19

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 18th from 09:37 to 23:19: Things that didn’t get made #754 – the ‘eBay/museum API valuation’ web service | Fresh & New(er) – Twitter / debcha: @timmaughan […]

Bookmarks for May 16th through May 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 May 16th from 16:30 to 01:40: A beginner’s guide to freelancing (Phil Gyford’s website) – This was first written in October 2006 and was revised and expanded in […]

Bookmarks for May 16th from 12:10 to 12:55

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 May 16th from 12:10 to 12:55: Airbnb quietly tests ‘experiences’ section for selling tours and activities – Earlier this week, Airbnb announced that it would revamp its app […]

Bookmarks for May 16th from 06:23 to 09:40

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 16th from 06:23 to 09:40: How to free yourself from email – FT.com – "I recall circa 1996 the FT refusing to introduce email in the building, […]

Bookmarks for May 15th through May 16th

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 15th from 22:17 to 06:21: Target Headquarters “In Desperate Need of Help,” Says Employee – SExpand Union-busting retail giant Target is having a tough time: its CEO […]