Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: October, 2016

Bookmarks for October 27th from 15:01 to 17:52

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 October 27th from 15:01 to 17:52: [toread] Strange signals from 234 stars could be ET – or human error – Twinkle, twinkle?Sloan Digital Sky Survey [toread] GUPS – […]

Bookmarks for October 27th from 09:24 to 13:53

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 October 27th from 09:24 to 13:53: [toread] American children are drowning in self-esteem – To sit by our local pool in Bethesda, Maryland, at swimming-lesson time, as I […]

Bookmarks for October 27th from 05:05 to 07:29

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 October 27th from 05:05 to 07:29: Designing A Design Tool For Designers | Creative Cloud blog by Adobe – Designing A Design Tool For Designers—my colleague Talin Wadsworth, […]

Bookmarks for October 27th from 03:25 to 04:59

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 October 27th from 03:25 to 04:59: [toread] The difference between information and knowledge: a riposte to Helen Milner on libraries – 7 min read It's been nearly a […]

Bookmarks for October 26th from 21:21 to 22:27

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 October 26th from 21:21 to 22:27: [toread] Shtetl-Optimized – (OK, technically it was in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, which is not exactly the White House itself, but […]

Bookmarks for October 26th from 07:11 to 16:16

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 October 26th from 07:11 to 16:16: Comparison of satellite buses – Wikipedia – @hondanhon (3.1) Busses are already (very low-level) platforms – a simple version of what’s being […]

Bookmarks for October 25th through October 26th

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 October 25th from 19:11 to 01:39: Twitter – Remember the time when BBC radio broadcast the codeword "Alexa, attack!" but the radio audience was so fragmented t… [toread] […]

Bookmarks for October 25th from 15:10 to 18:48

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 October 25th from 15:10 to 18:48: [toread] Google Fiber laying off 9% of staff, “pauses” fiber plans in 10 cities – Google Fiber is laying off about nine […]

Bookmarks for October 25th from 12:01 to 15:01

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 October 25th from 12:01 to 15:01: Just Because You’re Cynical Doesn’t Mean You’re Wrong – levels of cynicism increase as a reaction to increased levels of optimism and […]

Bookmarks for October 25th from 08:45 to 11:49

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 October 25th from 08:45 to 11:49: Jamboard — the whiteboard, reimagined for collaboration in the cloud – I have opinions about the copy Agile project management: Estimating the […]