Extenuating Circumstances

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Category: links

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 […]

Bookmarks for July 10th from 11:24 to 14:43

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 10th from 11:24 to 14:43: [toread] Elon Musk takes submarine to Thai cave, but rescue chief reportedly calls it ‘not practical’ – ok what was the user need [toread] Oldest living PC games – Games from the 80s still being maintained, […]

Bookmarks for July 9th through July 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 July 9th from 21:06 to 10:07: Human-Centered AI: Building Trust, Democracy and Human Rights by Design – "Part of the value of the human rights framework stems from […]

Bookmarks for July 9th from 14:00 to 19:45

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 9th from 14:00 to 19:45: Some reviews & reviewers of 2018’s SF/F short fiction so far | MetaFilter – “Setting aside stories posted previously, a selection of recommendations from other sources offers additional perspective on six months of SF/F short fiction.” […]

Bookmarks for July 8th through July 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 July 8th from 23:17 to 13:17: Google Is Building a City of the Future in Toronto. Would Anyone Want to Live There? – POLITICO Magazine – "In Toronto, […]

Bookmarks for July 8th from 21:03 to 22:14

This is an auto-posted collection of my public links posted to Pinboard.in for July 8th from 21:03 to 22:14: Cage the Mastodon – Official Mastodon Blog – “Before I proceed, I need to delineate that the following design decisions are more about what the software nudges you towards, rather than a tamper-proof barrier against some […]