Blogs

Friday 24 April 2015

Bookmarks for April 23rd from 19:19 to 22:05
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 April 23rd from 19:19 to 22:05: The Oregon Trail Generation: Life [...] Extenuating Circumstances

Thursday 23 April 2015

Bookmarks for April 22nd through April 23rd
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 April 22nd from 22:09 to 09:09: Maggie Ryan Sandford on Twitter: “ [...] Extenuating Circumstances
Bookmarks for April 22nd from 08:58 to 11:20
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 April 22nd from 08:58 to 11:20: Trends on Tuesday: Mobile Web Lessons [...] Extenuating Circumstances

Wednesday 22 April 2015

Ugarit performance
Ugarit was once renowned for its poor import performance, and rightly so. However, it's a lot faster these days - not, sadly, due to amazing optimisation work on my part, but because Thomas Hintz made write-u8vector! faster. It's not released yet, [...] Snell-Pym/Alaric
Bookmarks for April 21st through April 22nd
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 April 21st from 22:14 to 08:11: Brittney Gilbert on Twitter: “ [...] Extenuating Circumstances
Bookmarks for April 20th through April 21st
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 April 20th from 23:17 to 13:06: What is games journalism? What is it [...] Extenuating Circumstances

Tuesday 21 April 2015

Iris Johnston replies regarding Arlington
I had a reply from Labour Councillor Iris Johnston to my tweet to her regarding the Arlington shops and car park. Iris emailed on her personal BT Internet account. I've published her reply, but I'm left wondering why the Leader of the Council is [...] Margate Architecture
Bookmarks for April 20th from 09:46 to 17:11
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 April 20th from 09:46 to 17:11: Build-A-Bear – By Sarah C. [...] Extenuating Circumstances

Monday 20 April 2015

Ugarit archive mode manifest maker
When I last wrote about Ugarit progress, I had developed archive mode to the point where one could import a list of files with metadata from a "manifest file", and then search for files based on the metadata from the manifest and stream out chosen [...] Snell-Pym/Alaric
Bookmarks for April 18th through April 20th
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 April 18th from 12:58 to 08:43: Elon Musk Had a Deal to Sell Tesla to [...] Extenuating Circumstances

Sunday 19 April 2015

Experiments in Food: Soylent and Joylent
I was interested to hear about Soylent - the meal replacement, not Soylent Green - when it came onto the scene. I lead a busy life, which includes cooking for two kids and a wife (one of the children has an intolerance to cow milk, and my wife has [...] Snell-Pym/Alaric

Saturday 18 April 2015

Bookmarks for April 17th from 21:12 to 22:25
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 April 17th from 21:12 to 22:25: Anger Management: Why the Genius [...] Extenuating Circumstances
Bookmarks for April 17th from 15:06 to 20:11
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 April 17th from 15:06 to 20:11: Charlie Loyd on Twitter: “What&# [...] Extenuating Circumstances
Where the wave finally broke
From Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas: History is hard to know, because of all the hired bullshit, but even without being sure of 'history' it seems entirely reasonable to think that every now and then the energy of a whole generation comes to a [...] Interconnected

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Friday 24 April 2015

PLOS ONE: The Rise of Partisanship and Super-Cooperators in the U.S. House of Representatives
For the couple of diagrams showing how the number of congresspeople voting cross-party has changed over time. I love attempts to visualise party political changes over time. Phil Gyford

Thursday 23 April 2015

Taking measurement’s measure | ROUGH TYPE
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www.ugr.es/~victorhs/recinfo/docs/10.1.1.9.9018.pdf
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Monday 20 April 2015

Facebook's simple trick for serving so many different Android devices | Android Central
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MapTiler - map overlay, cut map tiles for Google Maps, GIS layers and mobile apps – MapTiler
Hmm, maybe something like this will make it not-a-pain to overlay a historic London map on Google Maps for Pepys' Diary. If I can find a decent copyright-free one. Phil Gyford
Smallpdf.com - A Free Solution to all your PDF Problems
That looks handy… Lots of converting into/out of PDF to other formats. (via @eliothill) Phil Gyford

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