Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: July, 2019

Bookmarks for July 16th from 13:19 to 14:56

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 16th from 13:19 to 14:56: Out-of-place artifact – Wikipedia – The Big Life Fix with Simon Reeve – DocuWiki – Big Life Fix with Simon Reeve – a rare example of TV making itself useful, review – Design is a (hard) […]

Bookmarks for July 16th from 08:39 to 12:31

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 16th from 08:39 to 12:31: Meat And Salt And Sparks | Tor.com – Black Box | The New Yorker – Astonishing encounter with a nearly human-size jellyfish / Boing Boing – the aliens were here all along Can Everyone Be Excellent? […]

Bookmarks for July 15th from 11:34 to 14:51

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 15th from 11:34 to 14:51: Ethical Principles, OKRs, and KPIs: what YouTube and Facebook could learn from Tukey | Data Science Institute – "Your KPIs can’t conflict with your principles if you don’t have principles." The Navy’s USS Gabrielle Giffords and […]

Bookmarks for July 13th through July 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 July 13th from 11:18 to 10:57: Navigating ethical design in tech – New apps, new experiences: NPE Team, from Facebook – ERI Summit 2019 – The next phase […]

Bookmarks for July 12th from 15:11 to 16:57

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 12th from 15:11 to 16:57: Private Games | Emily Short’s Interactive Storytelling – Opening Inform – Story Notes: “The Message” in Interzone | Ken Liu, Writer – Lingthusiasm • Transcript Lingthusiasm Episode 3: Arrival of the… – Linguistics in Arrival: Heptapods, […]

Bookmarks for July 12th from 11:23 to 13:26

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 12th from 11:23 to 13:26: Train a GPT-2 Text-Generating Model w/ GPU – Colaboratory – DutchmanDavid/DeluxePaint: DeluxePaint/DPaint original 1986 amiga source code; Includes manual book and reference card pdfs for DPaint 1 – Trump’s social media summit and me – Tim […]

Bookmarks for July 10th through July 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 July 10th from 14:10 to 11:34: The Families Who Use Slack, Asana, Trello, and Jira – The Atlantic – STS-6 ORBITER CHALLENGER ( IN FOG ) : NASA/Glenn […]

Bookmarks for July 9th through July 10th

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 July 9th from 16:01 to 13:41: To Really ‘Disrupt,’ Tech Needs to Listen to Actual Researchers | WIRED – [1906.10198] Multimodal and Multi-view Models for Emotion Recognition – […]

Bookmarks for July 9th from 09:59 to 15:58

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 9th from 09:59 to 15:58: JF Ptak Science Books: Take the July 1945 “How do we Use the Atomic Bomb?” Poll – "This is a continuation of my post/thread “Deciding to Use the Atomic Bomb: The Chicago Metallurgical Lab Poll, July, […]

Bookmarks for July 3rd from 17:04 to 17:19

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 3rd from 17:04 to 17:19: Facial Action Coding System – Wikipedia – The World’s Largest Emotion Database: 5.3 Million Faces and Counting – Does Facial Coding Generalize Across Cultures? A Spotlight on Asia – Affectiva : Affectiva – Realeyes raises $12.4 […]