Bookmarks for November 15th through November 16th

by danhon

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 November 15th from 20:52 to 05:42:

  • It-has-become-death-destroyer-of-worlds – Over a thousand scientists and public intellectuals, including Stephen Hawking, Daniel Dennett, Steve Wozniak, Noam Chomsky, and Elon Musk, have signed an open…
  • Ninety percent of your brain is (not) useless – I posted about the "Sherlock Holmes theory of mind" last month, which I often mention to my classes. The idea is that the mind has a limited (and small)…
  • The Advertising Bubble – A few days ago VentureBeat published an article called The 7 martech buying trends shaping sales & marketing strategies in 2016, a piece of sponsored prose…
  • 6.828 / Fall 2014 – Introduction Xv6 is a teaching operating system developed in the summer of 2006 for MIT's operating systems course, 6.828: Operating System Engineering . We…
  • The Science (Fiction) Of Embodied Cognition – Science fiction has long played with the idea of projecting unified personalities/minds/”souls” into different bodies. The premise is baked into the plots of…