Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: September, 2018

Bookmarks for September 23rd through September 24th

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 09:28 to 09:20: Computers can solve your problem. You may not like the answer. – The Boston Globe – UI23 · Boston, MA · November […]

Bookmarks for September 22nd from 22:00 to 23:33

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for September 22nd from 22:00 to 23:33: Qualcomm’s Bid to Chase Intel in Servers Fell Victim to Broadcom – Bloomberg – 10 Years To The End of Humanity: Revealing Permafrost, a New Novella From Alastair Reynolds | Tor.com – “Don’t waste your life, […]

Bookmarks for September 22nd from 11:37 to 15:48

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for September 22nd from 11:37 to 15:48: Bálint’s extended musings | Chrome is a Google Service that happens to include a Browser Engine – THE SEED COLLECTORS by Scarlett Thomas | Kirkus Reviews – The Seed Collectors by Scarlett Thomas review – a […]

Bookmarks for September 21st through September 22nd

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 21st from 14:58 to 10:12: Inside the eight desperate weeks that saved SpaceX from ruin | Ars Technica – White House Drafts Order To Probe Google, Facebook […]

Bookmarks for September 21st from 12:05 to 13:34

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for September 21st from 12:05 to 13:34: The Best Episodes of ‘Sports Night’ – man I love sports night and it's most likely got Issues and is most likely Problematic but also that dialogue Esports: Engaging Education – Great report from UKIE Trump […]

Bookmarks for September 20th through September 21st

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 20th from 23:11 to 09:47: John Deere Just Cost Farmers Their Right to Repair | WIRED – "Just after the California bill was introduced, the farm equipment […]

Bookmarks for September 20th from 08:49 to 19:06

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for September 20th from 08:49 to 19:06: How the octopus got its smarts | Cosmos – New racial controversy batters DeSantis – POLITICO – "Would I use that word in public? No. This is Twitter.” – do you see what's happening here How […]

Bookmarks for September 19th from 18:06 to 22:17

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for September 19th from 18:06 to 22:17: SIE Bend Studio – Wikipedia – Black Hornet PRS Airborne Personal Reconnaissance System (PRS) | FLIR Systems – Black Hornet Nano – Wikipedia – Honeywell RQ-16 T-Hawk – Wikipedia – Tradition is Smarter Than You Are […]

Bookmarks for September 19th from 13:03 to 17:40

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for September 19th from 13:03 to 17:40: Musical instrument goes flat in presence of adulterated medicine | Ars Technica – Leave no dark corner – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) – SPACE ALERT – An Apple Shortcuts Text Adventure – UARRR.org – sign […]

Bookmarks for September 17th through September 19th

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 17th from 21:16 to 10:04: There’s a lion in London’s Trafalgar Square that eats words and roars AI-generated poetry – The Verge – A Week On The […]