Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: October, 2019

Bookmarks for October 31st from 16:51 to 19:48

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for October 31st from 16:51 to 19:48: A noninteracting low-mass black hole–giant star binary system | Science – GitHub – Swordfish90/cool-retro-term: A good looking terminal emulator which mimics the old cathode display… – htop explained | peteris.rocks – California’s on fire, unplugged and […]

Bookmarks for October 30th through October 31st

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 30th from 11:44 to 07:46: A MYC2/MYC3/MYC4-dependent transcription factor network regulates water spray-responsive gene expression and jasmonate levels | PNAS – Why plants panic when it rains […]

Bookmarks for October 29th through October 30th

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 29th from 19:23 to 10:43: Author Alexander Chee on His Advice to Writers – Author Alexander Chee on His Advice to Writers – Weaponizing the Digital Influence […]

Bookmarks for October 28th through October 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 October 28th from 18:36 to 18:45: Inside the iPhone 11 Camera, Part 1: A Completely New Camera – How to Get Started With AIOps – Smarter With Gartner […]

Bookmarks for October 28th from 11:16 to 16:50

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for October 28th from 11:16 to 16:50: Lets Build Robots That Are As Smart As Babies – IEEE Spectrum – 20,000 players banned by CS: GO’s new AI | Rock Paper Shotgun – Facebook’s Preventive Health tool asks people to advocate for their […]

Bookmarks for October 27th through October 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 October 27th from 16:20 to 10:00: Star Trek Discovery Recap, Season 1, Episode 2 – Meanwhile, Burnham gets to have a charming little back-and-forth with the brig’s security […]

Bookmarks for October 27th from 07:25 to 15:58

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for October 27th from 07:25 to 15:58: Secretive military spaceplane lands in Florida after record-long orbital flight – Reuters – dan hon(k) on Twitter: “This is another example of someone thinking that a processed (Eg “algorithms”) acting “at scale” solve the problem without […]

Bookmarks for October 26th from 00:24 to 19:28

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for October 26th from 00:24 to 19:28: dad tired on Twitter: “one thing you forget about star wars is how much of the original trilogy is just darth vader flying in some place to chew some guy out about construction delays” / Twitter […]

Bookmarks for October 24th through October 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 October 24th from 13:30 to 08:17: Can Car Sharing Survive? – stevebanfield.blog – Google T5 scores 88.9 on SuperGLUE Benchmark, approaching 89.8 human baseline | Hacker News – […]

Bookmarks for October 24th from 07:23 to 09:42

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for October 24th from 07:23 to 09:42: One Page Dungeon by watabou – The Next-Generation Amiga That Never Materialized Just Went Up For Pre-Order – DB-19: Resurrecting an Obsolete Connector | Big Mess o’ Wires – Jim Waterson on Twitter: “The extent that […]