Bookmarks (320)

  • 2021-09-06

    Notes for the week of 2021-09-06 Alexander Obenauer’s lab notes Alexander Obenauer is imagining a new...

  • 2021-08-23

    Notes for the week of 2021-08-23 OpenShot video editor OpenShot is an open source, cross-platform video...

  • Kindle Vella's biggest flaw at launch

    Amazon’s Kindle Vella is a new (about a month old as I write this) serialized fiction...

  • 2021-08-16

    Notes for the week of 2021-08-16 The debate on a third shot Andy Slavitt breaks down...

  • Kindle Vella's fatal flaw at launch

    Amazon’s Kindle Vella is a new (about a month old as I write this) serialized fiction...

  • 2021-08-02

    Notes for the week of 2021-08-02 Firemap The US government provides a fire map to show...

  • 2021-07-19

    Notes for the week of July 19, 2021 This week in The Dragon of DC I...

  • The Dragon of DC

    The Dragon of DC (affiliate link, thanks for clicking!) is a Kindle Vella serial, with the...

  • AI

    Backlinks 2021-07-12 In AI news, GitHub Copilot made a big, and controversial, splash in recent days....

  • 2021-07-12

    Notes for the week of July 12, 2021 GitHub Copilot links In AI news, GitHub Copilot...

  • 2021-06-28

    Notes for the week of June 28, 2021 Exceptions to YAGNI “You Aren’t Gonna Need It”...

  • 2021-06-21

    column: high-perf in-memory Go data store column, maintained by Roman Atachiants, is a “High-performance, columnar, in-memory...

  • Database

    Backlinks 2021-06-21 column, maintained by Roman Atachiants, is a “High-performance, columnar, in-memory store with bitmap indexing...

  • Obsidian

    Backlinks 2021-06-20 Over at Macdrifter, Gabe looked at code snippet managers this week. At this point,...

  • 2021-06-20

    internet-in-a-box Internet-In-A-Box brings together quality content from Khan Academy, Wikipedia and more into a variety of...

  • Kafka

    Backlinks 2021-06-17 Mitch Seymour’s Gently Down the Stream is an illustrated, children’s-book-style guide to Apache Kafka.

  • 2021-06-17

    Gently Down the Stream Mitch Seymour’s Gently Down the Stream is an illustrated, children’s-book-style guide to...

  • 2021-06-16

    How big are emojis? In Bear plus snowflake equals polar bear, Andy Salerno gets into how...

  • 2021-06-15

    The Delta variant is a cause for concern UCSF Dept. of Medicine Chair Bob Wachter has...

  • 2021-06-13

    Virtually all hospitalized Covid patients are unvaccinated Granted, this article about how nearly all hospitalized COVID-19...

  • Publishing

    Backlinks 2021-06-13 Ed2592 Press has a mini-book online So You Want to Write a Book that...

  • 2021-06-12

    The pretend code at developer.bbc.com is user-editable Via Hacker News, Andrew Taylor tweeted about something silly...

  • Science

    Backlinks 2021-06-09 I find it hard to believe that people who believe the Earth is flat...

  • 2021-06-09

    Dealing with flat Earthers I find it hard to believe that people who believe the Earth...

  • 2021-06-08

    The Game Crafter: POD games In Publishing info, The Game Crafter is a print-on-demand service for...

  • 2021-06-06

    Texas AG: Trump would have lost if he hadn’t blocked mail-in ballot applications In my opinion,...

  • Politics

    Backlinks 2021-06-06 In my opinion, the biggest thing going on in Politics today is the Republican...

  • 2021-06-04

    Technology “addiction” Jason Feifer’s Build for Tomorrow podcast has an episode saying that we’re not “addicted”...

  • 2021-05-30

    Book cover design recommendation: Keylin Rivers I’ve just had a book cover designed for a project...

  • 2021-05-29

    How the pandemic will end Zeynep Tufecki paints a grim potential end to the pandemic if...

  • Project Management

    Backlinks 2021-05-28 Jacob Kaplan-Moss wrote about his approach to software project estimation which is an important...

  • 2021-05-28

    Software estimation the jacobian way Jacob Kaplan-Moss wrote about his approach to software project estimation which...

  • 2021-05-27

    River Runner: visualization of raindrop flow River Runner lets you place a raindrop anywhere in the...

  • 2021-05-26

    The GOP pushing toward anti-democracy Greg Sargent writes about Georgia Secretary of State Raffensberger’s support to...

  • Democracy

    Backlinks 2021-05-26 Greg Sargent writes about Georgia Secretary of State Raffensberger’s support to dig into votes...

  • 2021-05-19

    grule rules engine in Go grule tries to implement ideas from JBoss Drools in a more...

  • Rules Engine

    Backlinks 2021-05-19 grule tries to implement ideas from JBoss Drools in a more Go-like way. I’ve...

  • 2021-05-18

    Novelty means severity Dylan Morris has an essay in Zeynep Tufecki’s Insight newsletter about COVID-19 and...

  • 2021-05-16

    Half a million lines of Go My latest blog post about Khan Academy’s move from Python...

  • Fantasy

    Backlinks 2021-05-16 Looking for some light Fantasy reading? There are a bunch of recommendations in this...

  • Khan Academy

    Backlinks 2021-05-16 My latest blog post about Khan Academy’s move from Python 2 to Go reflects...

  • Photography

    Backlinks 2021-05-16 I am not someone you’d come to for Photography tips, so I’ll link to...

  • Why Khan Academy has so much code

    A question that comes up frequently when our engineering blog posts circulate: Why does Khan Academy...

  • SQLite

    Backlinks 2021-05-15 sqliteviz is a progressive web app that lets you create Plotly visualizations from SQLite...

  • Local First

    Backlinks 2021-05-15 I find Local First data storage to be an interesting and complex topic. For...

  • 2021-05-15

    Local-first development I find Local First data storage to be an interesting and complex topic. For...

  • 2021-05-14

    A Star Wars Day TikTok TikTok makes remixing easy and people do all kinds of wacky...

  • 2021-05-13

    A good coronavirus news day The CDC has updated its guidance around COVID-19, saying that fully...

  • 2021-05-11

    CDC’s less than 10% is misleading The CDC reports that less than 10% of COVID-19 cases...

  • 2021-05-10

    Critiquing apps, libraries, and code Chelsea Troy wrote a thread on Twitter about critiquing apps and...