Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: October, 2018

Bookmarks for October 22nd through October 23rd

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 22nd from 20:18 to 11:56: The Sims’ Unseen Design Notebooks – Revealing Gaming’s History – Game Informer – "In the video above, the museum's director Jon-Paul Dyson […]

Bookmarks for October 22nd from 15:07 to 16:10

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for October 22nd from 15:07 to 16:10: Governing Artificial Intelligence | Data & Society – "The report draws the connections between AI and human rights; reframes recent AI-related controversies through a human rights lens; and reviews current stakeholder efforts at the intersection of […]

Bookmarks for October 21st through October 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 October 21st from 21:56 to 13:24: The Urge to Strangle(The Strangler Pattern) | LeadingAgile – Opinion | Who Will Teach Silicon Valley to Be Ethical? – The New […]

Bookmarks for October 19th through October 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 October 19th from 21:21 to 14:29: Approaching Pavonis Mons by balloon: Cryo-arithmetic engines? – Cryo-arithmetic engine | Revelation Space Wiki | FANDOM powered by Wikia – Army of […]

Bookmarks for October 19th from 12:10 to 12:35

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for October 19th from 12:10 to 12:35: Stet, a gorgeous, intricate, tiny story of sociopathic automotive vehicles / Boing Boing – STET – Piano training enhances the neural processing of pitch and improves speech perception in Mandarin-speaking children | PNAS – Musical training […]

Bookmarks for October 18th through October 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 October 18th from 16:29 to 09:15: The Trump administration’s crazy losing streak in the courts: No, Jeff Sessions, it’s not about the judges – The Washington Post – […]

Bookmarks for October 17th through October 18th

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 17th from 13:29 to 12:40: Growing Up Surrounded by Books Could Have Powerful, Lasting Effect on the Mind | Smart News | Smithsonian – "A new study […]

Bookmarks for October 16th through October 17th

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 16th from 11:19 to 10:43: The Reference Frame: Chapline: black holes don’t exist – “George Chapline just gave the most provoking and most bizarre colloquium we have […]

Bookmarks for October 15th from 12:05 to 15:25

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for October 15th from 12:05 to 15:25: Why Doctors Reject Tools That Make Their Jobs Easier – Scientific American Blog Network – No Moods, Ads or Cutesy Fucking Icons » Step Function – Peter Watts has written a story about… smart cities and […]

Bookmarks for October 14th through October 15th

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 14th from 21:02 to 11:54: Friday Black — Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah – "These stories tackle urgent instances of racism and cultural unrest, and explore the many ways […]