Bookmarks for November 16th from 18:16 to 21:56

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 16th from 18:16 to 21:56:

  • Video Game: System Shock – “L-l-look at you, hacker. A p-p-pathetic creature of meat and bone, panting and sweating as you r-run through my corridors-s. H-h-how can you challenge a…
  • The Half Life Saga Story Guide – This timeline goes over all the major events and plot points of the saga, from before Half-Life 1 to the end of Half-Life 2. The HL1 manual indicates that the…
  • Just For Fun: Sentient AI Warning Signs – Watch out out for these clues that your Artificial Intelligence is about to ‘wake up’ and possibly go rogue. The handsome main character gives it a nickname,…
  • Literature: Infected – Failed quarterback Perry Dawsey wakes up one day to a really bad case of the itch. And then triangle scabs begin to show up. Then voices begin to appear…And at…
  • Hardball Questions For The Next Debate – Dr. Carson: As a neurosurgeon, one of your most important achievements was reviving the functional hemispherectomy, a treatment for epilepsy in which the…
  • Our Generation Ships Will Sink – As noted in Cory’s review, Kim Stanley Robinson’s Aurora makes an undeniable case for ecological stewardship through a rigorous, gripping technological…
  • Anne Frank’s Diary Gains ‘Co-Author’ in Copyright Move – PARIS — When Otto Frank first published his daughter’s red-checked diary and notebooks, he wrote a prologue assuring readers that the book mostly contained her…