Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: February, 2019

Bookmarks for February 20th from 15:15 to 15:49

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for February 20th from 15:15 to 15:49: Daily Science Fiction :: Only g62 Kids Will Remember These Five Moments by Leonard Dalton Richardson – Publications – Dominica Phetteplace – I enjoyed their “Oracle” to an almost unreasonable degree Citymapper just announced a subscription […]

Bookmarks for February 19th through February 20th

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 February 19th from 15:46 to 08:18: 25 Ways To Kill The Toxic Ego That Will Ruin Your Life | Thought Catalog – You won’t believe number 7! The […]

Bookmarks for February 18th from 14:05 to 14:52

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for February 18th from 14:05 to 14:52: Jack Schulze on Playdeo – "Playdeo is making television you can touch: a new space, inside video, where you can play" Television you can touch! That either took no time at all, or a very long […]

Bookmarks for February 17th through February 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 February 17th from 16:59 to 11:04: Introducing Playdeo – Playdeo – Medium – Many good quotes here. [1508.01745] Semantically Conditioned LSTM-based Natural Language Generation for Spoken Dialogue Systems […]

Bookmarks for February 17th from 00:30 to 15:21

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for February 17th from 00:30 to 15:21: foone/SierraDeathGenerator: Generate death screens from Sierra games – This creates GAME OVER/YOU DIED screens as seen in Sierra Online's SCI engine, as well as lots of other fake videogame screenshots from many, many games. vinta/awesome-python: A […]

Bookmarks for February 14th through February 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 February 14th from 10:58 to 23:27: Better Language Models and Their Implications – Researchers, scared by their own work, hold back “deepfakes for text” AI | Ars Technica […]

Bookmarks for February 13th from 20:06 to 21:43

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for February 13th from 20:06 to 21:43: The Parkland school shooting is bringing new surveillance tech to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. But will it work? – The Washington Post – "Your children are being watched. Their school has a surveillance system. A […]

Bookmarks for February 13th from 09:20 to 15:41

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for February 13th from 09:20 to 15:41: xkcd: Opportunity Rover – Thank you, MERs It wasn’t actually expected to last much longer than 90 days, that it did *was* … | Hacker News – On the MER "90 day mission" thing and under-promising […]

Bookmarks for February 12th through February 13th

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 February 12th from 09:36 to 08:45: How white space killed an enterprise app (and why data density matters) – Apple Watch helps woman discover supraventricular tachycardia heart condition […]

Bookmarks for February 10th through February 11th

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 February 10th from 14:03 to 18:30: LoveSync | Kickstart Your Love life by LoveSync — Kickstarter – The prototyping shown only shows… a hardware-based ‘solution’ to the ‘problem’ […]