Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: January, 2020

Bookmarks for January 20th from 11:03 to 20:26

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 20th from 11:03 to 20:26: Janelle Shane on Twitter: “stage one neural net Ken Burns effect https://t.co/qhpmnSEfVo” / Twitter – Tocatta And Fugue In C64 | MetaFilter – “You Will Never Be Forgotten,” by Mary South | The New Yorker – […]

Bookmarks for January 19th from 10:11 to 16:20

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 19th from 10:11 to 16:20: City of San Diego Awarded GE Mass Surveillance Contract Without Oversight – California Globe – Boeing’s safety vs. cost-control culture may be what sent a fatal aircraft into the skies | CBC News – Rebecca Williams […]

Bookmarks for January 18th from 09:13 to 23:14

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 18th from 09:13 to 23:14: ArtStation – ORBITER, [ Alice ] – A Story by Isabel Fall : Clarkesworld Magazine – Science Fiction & Fantasy – Nototo – The case for … cities that aren’t dystopian surveillance states | Cory Doctorow […]

Bookmarks for January 17th from 09:04 to 17:35

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 17th from 09:04 to 17:35: Your online activity is now effectively a social ‘credit score’ | Engadget – Building X11 on iOS – Kind of funny now that xquartz is beyond dead on macOS The economic effects of automation aren’t what […]

Bookmarks for January 16th from 13:04 to 16:41

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 16th from 13:04 to 16:41: EASAart – Paying for Tekken 7’s frame data, explained – Polygon – Jacquard by Google – Home – GitHub – publiccodenet/governance-game: Interactive game about governance of public code – 14 Top Sci-Fi Designs to Inspire Your […]

Bookmarks for January 16th from 11:23 to 12:33

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 16th from 11:23 to 12:33: Trump Supreme Court short-lister William Pryor says God can instruct juries. – The Apple Archive – The “Oracle Problem” isn’t a Problem, and why Smart Contracts makes Insurance better for everyone. – zero-knowledge-proof-trustless-transactions-privacy – The Byzantine […]

Bookmarks for January 16th from 09:56 to 10:29

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 16th from 09:56 to 10:29: What We Talk About When We Talk About Gender: Lessons from a Recent Incident in Secular Storytelling | M. L. Clark – Zero-knowledge proof – Wikipedia – Blockchain and Trust: The Advantages of a Decentralised System […]

Bookmarks for January 15th from 09:43 to 17:35

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 15th from 09:43 to 17:35: Adam Weinstein on Twitter: “Them: Your copay for the CT scan will be $500 Me: Whaaaat? No way. Who’d you talk to at my insurance? Them: … Me: What’s the cash self-pay rate, if I don’t […]

Bookmarks for January 14th from 15:06 to 20:43

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 14th from 15:06 to 20:43: Submit a Solution Brief – Measuring the maturity of a CD pipeline @ Things Of Interest – s07e14: Dunbar’s Goose and the Pump Handle – Things That Have Caught My Attention – The New Aesthetic — […]

Bookmarks for January 14th from 13:16 to 14:51

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 14th from 13:16 to 14:51: (3) Carmen Maria Machado on Twitter: “My heart is so crushed and my brain is so angry over the outcome of the discourse around “I Sexually Identify as an Attack Helicopter.” (The short story in @clarkesworld, […]