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Bookmarks for July 17th through July 18th

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 July 17th from 12:06 to 08:55: BIG DUMB OBJECTS AND COSMIC ENIGMAS | GREGORY BENFORD – Association for Computing Machinery Code of Ethics – “Computing professionals' actions change […]

Bookmarks for July 17th from 10:53 to 11:51

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 17th from 10:53 to 11:51: Nintendo Labo™ Creators Contest – Winners – These are fantastic. And they also make me think: you could *kind* of do some of these if you could pair a bunch of Apple remotes (gyros, accelerometers – […]

Bookmarks for July 17th from 08:18 to 09:36

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 17th from 08:18 to 09:36: Our manifesto – The ODI – Our six manifesto points will help us to achieve our vision: we want people, organisations and communities to use data to make better decisions and be protected from any harmful […]

Bookmarks for July 16th through July 17th

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 July 16th from 21:23 to 00:44: ConceptNet – ConceptNet is a freely-available semantic network, designed to help computers understand the meanings of words that people use. How to […]

Bookmarks for July 15th through July 16th

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 July 15th from 18:41 to 18:25: How Railroad History Shaped Internet History – The Atlantic – Rail infrastructure has shaped the language of the network (as noted in […]

Bookmarks for July 12th through July 14th

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 July 12th from 21:21 to 16:37: High thermal conductivity in cubic boron arsenide crystals | Science – “The high density of heat generated in power electronics and optoelectronic […]

Bookmarks for July 12th from 14:58 to 16:09

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 12th from 14:58 to 16:09: New Drone ‘Cockpits’ Aim to Make Remote Warfare Feel More Real – Motherboard – "[The] most significant change will come with the Block 50 control station, which features six 24-inch touchscreen displays for each operator. The […]

Bookmarks for July 11th through July 12th

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 July 11th from 19:07 to 11:34: Doing good data science – O’Reilly Media – “The problem we face is different: how do we put ethical principles into practice? […]

Bookmarks for July 10th through July 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 July 10th from 20:45 to 14:45: Apple is reportedly upgrading most of its Mac lineup this fall, including the Mac mini – The Verge – “IT HAS BEEN […]

Bookmarks for July 10th from 17:29 to 18:21

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 10th from 17:29 to 18:21: Use Digital Touch on your Apple Watch – Apple Support – “Show anger” – I totally forgot all the Digital Touch stuff Apple did with their watch. Google now refers to its different Assistant voices using […]