Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Bookmarks for June 27th from 17:11 to 20:37

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for June 27th from 17:11 to 20:37: The Brexit Short: How Hedge Funds Used Private Polls to Make Millions – Bloomberg – via stml and others Apple-designed processors – Wikipedia – Inside Facebook and Twitter’s secret meetings with Trump aides and conservative leaders […]

Bookmarks for June 27th from 14:26 to 16:31

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for June 27th from 14:26 to 16:31: Blazar – Wikipedia – A blazar is a very compact quasar (quasi-stellar radio source) associated with a presumed supermassive black hole at the center of an active, giant elliptical galaxy. Blazars are among the most energetic […]

Bookmarks for June 27th from 01:11 to 11:16

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for June 27th from 01:11 to 11:16: Required reading for VR enthusiasts | Boris Smus – I really rate Boris and love his work. I'd also love to see more non-traditional and diverse references in this reading list. If VR as a technology […]

A closer look at Google Duplex | TechCrunch

The Holy Grail here is attempting to Turing test the shit out of Duplex. If you succeed, one of Google’s human operators will take the controls and land the plane. Source: A closer look at Google Duplex | TechCrunch