Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: December, 2019

Bookmarks for December 12th through December 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 December 12th from 13:55 to 09:41: Phonon heat transfer across a vacuum through quantum fluctuations | Nature – Taylor Swope on Twitter: “We released patch 1.2 of #TheOuterWorlds […]

Bookmarks for December 12th from 00:48 to 12:51

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for December 12th from 00:48 to 12:51: Generated Photos API | Get diverse model headshots on-demand – (5) David Hines on Twitter: “San Francisco’s DSA is doing (a couple hours of) phone banking for Labour in UK elections. That’s right: an American political […]

Bookmarks for December 10th through December 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 December 10th from 16:18 to 14:56: Twitter funding a team to develop an open standard for social media | Hacker News – (2) Scott Jenson on Twitter: “@mulegirl […]

Bookmarks for December 10th from 08:54 to 13:28

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for December 10th from 08:54 to 13:28: smart :: smart home :: smart clock :: za4r Lenovo Smart Support – US – Lenovo Smart Clock FAQs and Troubleshoot – US – New Google Assistant features to customize your alarm clock – actual google […]

Bookmarks for December 10th from 04:57 to 06:06

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for December 10th from 04:57 to 06:06: “Silicon Valley” is a metonym for the tech industry generally, with interpretati… | Hacker News – Why Kids Love Garbage Trucks – The Atlantic – Wiggler (synchrotron) – Wikipedia – Gamma-ray laser moves a step closer […]

Bookmarks for December 9th from 16:48 to 21:40

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for December 9th from 16:48 to 21:40: On the extreme end, if you live in the countryside you can replace GPS entirely … | Hacker News – dan hon on Twitter: “It’s beginning to feel a lot like Nakatomi Plaza” / Twitter – […]

Bookmarks for December 8th through December 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 December 8th from 21:54 to 13:44: O(n^2), again, now in WMI | Random ASCII – tech blog of Bruce Dawson – When working on startup time for Valve’s […]

Bookmarks for December 8th from 09:14 to 14:58

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for December 8th from 09:14 to 14:58: The One-Traffic-Light Town with Some of the Fastest Internet in the U.S. | The New Yorker – Mint: Late-Stage Adversarial Interoperability Demonstrates What We Had (And What We Lost) | Electronic Frontier Foundation – Cleaning up […]

Bookmarks for December 6th through December 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 December 6th from 16:18 to 14:00: Your Future is Pending by Matthew Kressel : Clarkesworld Magazine – Science Fiction & Fantasy – The Time Invariance of Snow | […]

Bookmarks for December 5th through December 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 December 5th from 23:34 to 15:48: Apple’s Technology Transitions – Pilky.me – John Berger’s ‘Ways of Seeing’ and his search for home | Aeon Essays – Serial Box’s […]