Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: September, 2015

Bookmarks for September 27th from 12:23 to 16:33

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 September 27th from 12:23 to 16:33: Caveat Emptor: Beware when buying medical services – Report: Doctors Are Screwing Up Diagnoses — And Patients Should Speak Out The medical […]

Bookmarks for September 26th through September 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 September 26th from 22:15 to 00:17: A New HBO Project Could Let Audiences Choose Their Own Adventure – Richard Shotwell / Invision / AP Soon, HBO audiences might […]

Bookmarks for September 26th from 14:40 to 21:37

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 26th from 14:40 to 21:37: A Borrowed Man – It is perhaps a hundred years in the future, our civilization is gone, and another is in place […]

Bookmarks for September 26th from 03:51 to 09:58

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 September 26th from 03:51 to 09:58: Why BIOS loads MBR into 0x7C00 in x86 ? – Glamenv-Septzen.net(en) – Do you know "0x7C00", a magic number, in x86 assembler […]

Bookmarks for September 25th from 17:39 to 22:02

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 September 25th from 17:39 to 22:02: Stupid Apps and Changing the World – An article came out today in Businessweek about arrogance and Silicon Valley. I thought it […]

Bookmarks for September 25th from 13:58 to 17:39

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 25th from 13:58 to 17:39: An ALM Website – Justice Samuel Alito Jr. comments on a now-classic YouTube clip of the justices: "I got the best dog." […]

Bookmarks for September 24th from 08:13 to 14:57

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 24th from 08:13 to 14:57: Microsoft launches new ‘Invite’ scheduling app for iPhone | 9to5Mac – solving the "when shall we have dinner" problem Y Combinator President […]

Bookmarks for September 23rd from 21:00 to 21:53

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 23rd from 21:00 to 21:53: Telicity – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia – In linguistics, telicity (from the Greek τ?λος, meaning “end” or “goal”) is the property of […]

Bookmarks for September 23rd from 10:03 to 20:49

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 September 23rd from 10:03 to 20:49: What shape is the internet? – ooh, very good Greg Borenstein on Twitter: “How #MinorityReport imagines a future where self-driving cars are […]

Bookmarks for September 22nd from 23:01 to 23:46

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 22nd from 23:01 to 23:46: Review: Heroes Reborn still asks the world of its audience – There’s a social contract inherent in serialized television. Any show that […]