Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: November, 2019

Bookmarks for November 9th from 20:12 to 23:15

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for November 9th from 20:12 to 23:15: “Affordances,” a science-fiction story by Cory Doctorow about algorithmic bias. – Affordances: Science Fiction About Algorithmic Bias and Technological Resistance | Electronic Frontier Foundation – Åsk Wäppling’s Adland Torpedoed By “Nuisance DMCA” – Adpulp – Alex […]

Bookmarks for November 8th through November 9th

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 November 8th from 13:59 to 19:37: Microsoft shares plan to make anyone a software developer — Quartz – An Arc of Lightning Across the Eye of God by […]

Bookmarks for November 7th through November 8th

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 November 7th from 21:52 to 12:40: Video: A chat with Mac Walters on the unsolved mysteries of the Mass Effect universe | Ars Technica – Benjamin Libet’s argument […]

Bookmarks for November 7th from 14:21 to 20:11

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for November 7th from 14:21 to 20:11: xkcd: Types of Approximation – NSW Digital Driver Licence | Service NSW – “It’s PredPol, and it’s going to reduce crime”: Agencies take algorithmic effectiveness on faith, with few checks in place • MuckRock – The […]

Bookmarks for November 6th through November 7th

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 November 6th from 18:36 to 12:11: How do committees invent / Melvin Conway – twitter.com – The dead are at our backs – Opinion | I Was the […]

Bookmarks for November 6th from 14:39 to 16:21

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for November 6th from 14:39 to 16:21: VEHICLE AUTOMATION REPORT Tempe, AZ HWY18MH010 – Is Sending Text Reminders Behavioral Economics? | Psychology Today – Secret consumer score: what Airbnb, Yelp, and more are doing with your data – The Verge – Maureen McHugh […]

Bookmarks for November 5th through November 6th

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 November 5th from 16:44 to 13:42: hern on Twitter: “There has never been a self-driving collision even close to a trolley problem. There’s only one philosophical conundrum the […]

Bookmarks for November 4th through November 5th

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 November 4th from 15:38 to 14:40: Apple Ad Agency Cuts 50 Jobs as IPhone Maker’s Needs Evolve – Bloomberg – The most surprising video game predictions from a […]

Bookmarks for November 4th from 08:14 to 12:15

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for November 4th from 08:14 to 12:15: Prop. 13 reform headed to California ballot could swamp counties – Routing Board – Sci-fi interfaces – On the Many Different Engines That Power a Short Story | Literary Hub – L.A. suspends Uber for refusing […]

Bookmarks for November 3rd through November 4th

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 November 3rd from 12:30 to 05:37: About | Reality Prime – Notes on the origin of Google Earth | Reality Prime – The Word on Snow Crash and […]