Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: January, 2019

Bookmarks for January 29th from 15:59 to 16:29

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 29th from 15:59 to 16:29: Social media urged to take ‘moment to reflect’ after girl’s death | Media | The Guardian – “I do not think it is going too far to question whether even you, the owners, any longer have […]

Bookmarks for January 28th through January 29th

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 January 28th from 14:17 to 09:44: NBCU Acquires Graphic Novel Series Trees For Tom Hardy’s Hardy Son & Baker | Deadline – This seems to make sense – […]

Bookmarks for January 26th through January 27th

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 January 26th from 12:53 to 23:24: Been Kim Is Building a Translator for Artificial Intelligence | Quanta Magazine – Echo Dot Kids Edition | a smart speaker with […]

Bookmarks for January 25th from 08:11 to 23:29

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 25th from 08:11 to 23:29: Scooter injuries are a thing, and they’re sending people to the ER – The Verge – Amazon facial-identification software used by police falls short on tests for accuracy and bias, new research finds – The Washington […]

Bookmarks for January 24th through January 25th

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 January 24th from 23:02 to 01:49: From Uncharted to Obra Dinn: Lucas Pope dishes on his illustrious game-dev career | Ars Technica – It’s a Good Time to […]

Bookmarks for January 24th from 21:12 to 23:00

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 24th from 21:12 to 23:00: Chances of success with SAP are only 50-50 – Awkward Lidl dumps €500m SAP project – AMA president calls for end to electronic health record abuse | Health Data Management – IT failures in the financial […]

Bookmarks for January 24th from 09:12 to 19:22

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 24th from 09:12 to 19:22: jwz: hAnt – what if cordyceps but… We live in the first draft of an eco-dystopian novel called like “We The Remaining Handful” – Popula – apple/turicreate: Turi Create simplifies the development of custom machine learning […]

Bookmarks for January 23rd through January 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 January 23rd from 14:19 to 08:59: profsmallpine interwebs home – Meet the ecliptic, one of scariest things in astronomy – Astro Bob – How Period-Tracking Apps Are Monetizing […]

Bookmarks for January 22nd through January 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 January 22nd from 20:51 to 09:26: This entire post is based on a strawman argument. AoC said that a system that al… | Hacker News – This was […]

Bookmarks for January 22nd from 09:03 to 17:37

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 22nd from 09:03 to 17:37: Sunflowers, Hamsters, and Elderberries: Bifrost Does Watts. https://www.rifters.com/crawl/?p=8700 – A quote from Ben Evans – “The Linux of social media”—How LiveJournal pioneered (then lost) blogging | Ars Technica – Oh god we’re old Awards eligibility, 2018 […]