Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: January, 2020

Bookmarks for January 14th from 07:43 to 12:50

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 14th from 07:43 to 12:50: All the money in the world couldn’t make Kinect happen – Polygon – Top 10 Title Sequences of 2019 (2019) — Art of the Title – The Difficulty of Being in the Present -The Book of […]

Bookmarks for January 13th from 13:02 to 21:56

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 13th from 13:02 to 21:56: Cryptic Rumblings Ahead of First 2020 Patch Tuesday — Krebs on Security – Past Perfect – Star Trek Judgment Rites | Rock Paper Shotgun – Apple’s new privacy features have further rattled the location-based ad market […]

Bookmarks for January 12th through January 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 January 12th from 19:27 to 12:21: s08e02: Software from trauma, or, fingers crossed the only blockchain episode of 2020 – Things That Have Caught My Attention – The […]

Bookmarks for January 12th from 08:39 to 18:52

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 12th from 08:39 to 18:52: Dr. Erika Dreifus on Twitter: “This week’s #SundaySentence comes from “Playing Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain” by @JamilJanKochai (via @NYerFiction). https://t.co/k4pNTK02Mw https://t.co/pvzbQc0vGQ” / Twitter – “Playing Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain,” by […]

Bookmarks for January 10th through January 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 January 10th from 15:14 to 13:20: Dave Malouf (he/him/they) on Twitter: “@cwodtke As to what I do! I do the work of supporting great design proactice with the […]

Bookmarks for January 10th from 13:31 to 14:55

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 10th from 13:31 to 14:55: Dominic Cummings: “we’re hiring data scientists, project managers, policy experts, assorted weirdos” – LessWrong 2.0 – don't look too hard The Outer Worlds is very good at not wasting your time – Polygon – The most […]

Bookmarks for January 9th through January 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 January 9th from 20:03 to 12:03: 21% of Americans use a smart watch or fitness tracker | Pew Research Center – should the production of personal data count […]

Bookmarks for January 9th from 11:51 to 13:51

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 9th from 11:51 to 13:51: Robin Wall Kimmerer — The Intelligence in All Kinds of Life – The On Being Project – "I can’t think of a single scientific study in the last few decades that has demonstrated that plants or […]

Bookmarks for January 8th through January 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 January 8th from 15:05 to 09:22: dan hon on Twitter: “Unsaid: “Alexa, show me the front door.” “OK, I have access to 2.6 million front doors. Which front […]

Bookmarks for January 8th from 09:27 to 14:15

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for January 8th from 09:27 to 14:15: ‘Star Trek: Picard’: Patrick Stewart on Why He’s Returning – Variety – “The world of ‘Next Generation’ doesn’t exist anymore. It’s different. Nothing is really safe. Nothing is really secure.” The Radcliffe Wave – Earthquake survival […]