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Thinking about this idea of explicitly splitting exploratory and focus phases, and whether I need to give myself a deadline to commit to a single project sometime soon https://forum.effectivealtruism.org/posts/e2heLEnbeqTHaJqBf/when-to-focus-and-when-to-re-evaluate
Hi Friends, I've asked this before, but I'd love to hear more: What alternatives to Facebook, specifically for events, are folks using?
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Tech Products that are Helping People Today https://www.philhewinson.com/2018/10/12/tech-products-that-are-helping-people-today/ #heyfeedfox
Enjoyed this, on Australia's changing relationship with whiteness and the sun https://believermag.com/logger/the-sunburnt-country/
Christian Marclay's The Clock, a twenty-four hour film cut together in a montage from other films whose action takes place in the current minute of the day, is a bit of a magnum opus. I've watched 13:55-14:30, 15:30-16:30, and around 23:45-1am so far. It's back on in London until January so I may have to write about it. Exciting, provocative, interesting.
Finally got round to reading that long piece on the Air France disaster, tangentially about automation, which is well-worth it if you've been putting it off due to its length... https://www.vanityfair.com/news/business/2014/10/air-france-flight-447-crash
Could your writing style be a fingerprint that would identify your anonymous prose? https://www.economist.com/books-and-arts/2018/09/22/how-to-identify-anonymous-prose
wow. google messed up google+ privacy so much they are very seriously considering shutting it down to the public (as a precaution??) https://www.wsj.com/articles/google-exposed-user-data-feared-repercussions-of-disclosing-to-public-1539017194
Californian in London. Linux sysadmin in a former life, now translating poetry, and trying to write about restructuring consciousness.
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