Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: April, 2019

Bookmarks for April 30th from 04:40 to 22:00

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for April 30th from 04:40 to 22:00: Here’s How Much People Make By Writing Paid Email Newsletters – Digital stop and search: how the UK police can secretly download everything from your mobile phone – “Highlighting the potential value of data from mobile […]

Bookmarks for April 29th from 10:46 to 16:00

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for April 29th from 10:46 to 16:00: Greenlight – The Debit Card for Kids – what History of the Capital AI & Market Failures in the Attention Economy — Kortina – An algorithm wipes clean the criminal pasts of thousands | Hacker News […]

Bookmarks for April 26th through April 28th

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 April 26th from 19:01 to 15:02: I Work With Suicidal Farmers. It’s Becoming Too Much to Bear. | The New Republic – Scientists discover what powers celestial phenomenon […]

Bookmarks for April 25th through April 26th

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 April 25th from 19:01 to 15:33: Machine behaviour | Nature – "You are viewing a complimentary [author shared] article that [does not allow downloading]" more bullshit Understanding machine […]

Bookmarks for April 24th through April 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 April 24th from 22:25 to 16:11: Why Won’t Twitter Treat White Supremacy Like ISIS? Because It Would Mean Banning Some Republican Politicians Too. – Motherboard – Careful, engineers […]

Bookmarks for April 24th from 08:07 to 20:05

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for April 24th from 08:07 to 20:05: Inflammation might be the root of preventable disease | Harvard Magazine – Star Trek: The Next Generation Rewatch: “New Ground” | Tor.com – My Apple Watch (Phil Gyford’s website) – “Users want control” is a shoulder shrug […]

Bookmarks for April 23rd through April 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 April 23rd from 20:14 to 07:34: All About Pete | Current Affairs – BBC Radio 4 – New Ways of Seeing, Invisible Networks – FILTRATE on Vimeo – […]

Bookmarks for April 23rd from 13:48 to 17:52

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for April 23rd from 13:48 to 17:52: Tristan Harris: Tech Is ‘Downgrading Humans.’ It’s Time to Fight Back | WIRED – Center for Humane Technology: Realigning Technology with Humanity – I HAVE OPINIONS Nick Seaver on Twitter: “oh my god they redid their […]

Bookmarks for April 23rd from 09:43 to 10:39

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for April 23rd from 09:43 to 10:39: GBIC: About | Berkeley Social Welfare – GBIC has been established to undertake transformative, innovative research in the areas of health and social welfare, especially for vulnerable populations. The long-term vision for the center is to […]

Bookmarks for April 21st through April 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 April 21st from 10:33 to 08:12: AI: More than Human | Barbican – Red Dead Redemption 2 revisited: six months after the hype – Polygon – holy crap […]