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8 Bullet Thursday: June 14th

What I am reading: Excited to play with this! Microsoft recently announced a developer preview release supporting JavaScript to create custom functions directly in Excel. Read the article. The open source community is doing a poor job monitoring its software for security flaws, say experts. Read the article. And once again we have a new […]

8 Bullet Thursday – May 24th

What I am reading: Nice. ➡️ Slack’s new tool for developers lets people do more work without leaving Slack Read the article. WIRED’s predictions for bots, Blockchain’s, Crispr, and more. Read the article. Great read ➡️ ‘Crush Them’: An Oral History of the Lawsuit That Upended Silicon Valley. Read the article. You can now download […]

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Image credit. What I’m reading: Agree 1000% ➡️ Disneyflix Is Coming. And Netflix Should Be Scared. Read the article Interesting read: Generation X — not millennials — is changing the nature of work. Read the article. Startup? Startups, Beware “The Next Big Thing” Read the article. Nothing is safe anymore. This radio hacker can HIJACK […]

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As far as pod systems go: this is one of the best ones out there in my opinion. (and I have tried many of them: the Juul, Suorin most recently.) Outside of the function: I have totally fallen in love the with texture and pattern of the Digital Grey design. This is a great “entry-level” […]

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What I’m reading: I lived & died in chronological feeds for years. Google Reader’s death slowly pushed me further & further down curated feeds (be they algo or otherwise). I want chronological feeds back & have decided to lean hard into services that offer them (e.g. Feedly). For more check out Benedict Evans post: The […]

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What I’m reading: Just when you thought desktops have pretty much gone as far as they will go – here come the machines for advanced machine learning and other AI work. HP unveiled its’ Nvidia-powered workstation for machine learning development. Read more. Scary and crazy news out of Atlanta the last week: The City is […]

8 Bullet Thursday

What I’m reading: Worried about what democracy’s will do with face tracking technologies? Check out what an autocratic regime deploys… China’s New Frontiers in Dystopian Tech. Read now. “Games don’t cause violence” A candid conversation with a professor who’s actually done the work and proved it. Read now. BTW on the point of video games: […]