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Wednesday 4 March 2015

Bookmarks for March 3rd through March 4th
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 March 3rd from 21:43 to 08:57: AT&T to challenge Apple’s [...] Extenuating Circumstances
Bookmarks for March 2nd through March 3rd
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 March 2nd from 21:18 to 18:19: Untitled (http://www.princeton.edu/~ [...] Extenuating Circumstances

Tuesday 3 March 2015

And now, a treat: Chocolate nut butter
This is not a polemic, or an industry ponder. Instead, it is just a lovely thing. My friend Anno wanted this recipe and I cannot believe that no one has put it on t'internet, so I will do so now.... Moolies
How to swap Amazon gift cards for cash?
So for one reason or another, I have several hundred dollars of Amazon.com gift cards. Accumulated over the past few years. The thing is, I don't buy anything from Amazon.com because I live in the UK, and the gift cards aren't transferrable between [...] Interconnected
Bookmarks for March 2nd from 02:54 to 19:41
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 March 2nd from 02:54 to 19:41: Repairing Bose Active Noise Cancelling [...] Extenuating Circumstances
Filtered for automatic crows
1. Crow Machine. The goal of this project is to create a device that will autonomously train crows. Once we've got system down for teaching coin collection we'll move to seeing how flexibly they can learn other tasks, like collecting garbage, [...] Interconnected

Monday 2 March 2015

A Better Cliftonville General Meeting + wine + wisdom
Those lovely folks at A Better Cliftonville (Facebook Page) have got it sussed. Not only do they live in what was described by CABE (Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment ) as potentially one of the most desirable places to live in [...] Margate Architecture
Bookmarks for March 1st through March 2nd
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 March 1st from 06:35 to 02:46: Tony Hall: BBC needs political and [...] Extenuating Circumstances

Sunday 1 March 2015

Bookmarks for February 28th from 13:55 to 22:33
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 February 28th from 13:55 to 22:33: What Google DeepMind Means for A.I [...] Extenuating Circumstances

Saturday 28 February 2015

UKIP's Margate Spring Conference
I've seen more pop from a party popper! UKIP's spring conference came and went. An empty purple battle bus of 'common sense' made endless circuits of Margate. The most exciting thing was a stunt pulled by the musical The Producers who turned up at [...] Margate Architecture
Bookmarks for February 27th from 14:40 to 23:12
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 February 27th from 14:40 to 23:12: The White House’s draft of a [...] Extenuating Circumstances
Books read February 2015
By date finished... The Stars My Destination, Alfred Bester (7th) The Sacred Bee in Ancient Times and Folklore, Hilda M. Ransome (14th) Breakfast at Tiffany's, Truman Capote (15th) Utopia, Thomas More (21st) Somewhere in Bee (originally [...] Interconnected

Friday 27 February 2015

Bookmarks for February 26th through February 27th
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 February 26th from 22:42 to 08:29: Yes to the Dress? – Matt Locke [...] Extenuating Circumstances
Books read February 2015
By date finished... The Stars My Destination, Alfred Bester (7th) The Sacred Bee in Ancient Times and Folklore, Hilda M. Ransome (14th) Breakfast at Tiffany's, Truman Capote (15th) Utopia, Thomas More (21st) Somewhere in Bee (originally [...] Interconnected
Bookmarks for February 26th from 08:47 to 17:31
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 February 26th from 08:47 to 17:31: Tree Lobsters! on Twitter: “ [...] Extenuating Circumstances

Thursday 26 February 2015

Bookmarks for February 25th from 22:28 to 23:41
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 February 25th from 22:28 to 23:41: Log In – The New York Times &# [...] Extenuating Circumstances
Coffee morning 6
Hardware-ish coffee morning was awesome today! Thank you for coming this HUGE CROWD of people: Tom T, Kirsty, Daniel, Gavin, Karey, Siri, Anna, Maximilian, Oliver, Sam, Tom W, Basil, Utku, Grace, Matt C-W, Aly, Mark, Mike, Reetta, Alex and Ben. [...] Interconnected
Bookmarks for February 25th from 20:07 to 21:29
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 February 25th from 20:07 to 21:29: Redirecting you to www. [...] Extenuating Circumstances
Bookmarks for February 25th from 04:54 to 16:44
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 February 25th from 04:54 to 16:44: Untitled (http://www.businessinsider [...] Extenuating Circumstances

Wednesday 25 February 2015

My experience with a basic 5/2 'diet'
After a long absence, I'm writing this down because (whisper it), this seems to be working, seems to be workable, and is a fairly interesting experience, where it feels like a degree of permanence could be achievable. So hopefully this... Moolies
Bookmarks for February 25th from 00:06 to 04:42
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 February 25th from 00:06 to 04:42: The future of work in the second [...] Extenuating Circumstances
Bookmarks for February 24th through February 25th
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 February 24th from 12:50 to 00:04: Why 40-Year-Old Tech Is Still [...] Extenuating Circumstances

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Wednesday 4 March 2015

Naples, Italy: Marina O' Loughlin's best food and drink guide
Antimega
Transitioning to SCSS at Scale
How Etsy moved from "400,000+ lines of CSS split over 2000+ files" to using SCSS. Phil Gyford

Monday 2 March 2015

Teaching Your Kid to Read? Let Her Play Minecraft 
Alice

Sunday 1 March 2015

What We Wore — A People's Style History
I do love some of these photos. (via Put This On) Phil Gyford
Toward Our 3D Future | TechCrunch
Alice
Favicon Generator for all platforms: iOS, Android, PC/Mac...
Not beautiful, but very nicely done. Phil Gyford
Favicons, Touch Icons, Tile Icons, etc. Which Do You Need? | CSS-Tricks
This is both very handy and, if you scroll down to "Example #3: Support for everything" rather dispiriting. Can't help thinking something's gone wrong somewhere. Phil Gyford

Friday 27 February 2015

How we manage design work in Pivotal Tracker - Pivotal Tracker
How Pivotal Labs use Pivotal Tracker to manage design work, as opposed to development work, in an agile process (much of it isn't specific to Pivotal Tracker). (via @antimega) Phil Gyford
A different cluetrain - Charlie's Diary
Alice
Development Aesthetics
Relentless images of and comment on the hoardings surrounding new developments, mostly in London. Phil Gyford

Wednesday 25 February 2015

These billboards tell the stories of London's housing crisis | Dazed
Alice

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