Link: Threads, processes and concurrency in Python: some thoughts Good article about concurrency. (via Instapaper)
Link: Fear and Overreaction Was reading this and thinking about planning for an upcoming climb attempt of Mt. Baker with my Boy Scout Venture Crew I help out with. There was recently a tragic and fatal avalanche on Mt. Rainier. Parents are concerned as Mt. Baker has also been issued an avalanche warning – which… Continue reading Fear and Overreaction
Link: Facebook page “like” feature and how to disable it. If you’ve already opt’ed in, the only thing I’ve been able to figure out to do is to edit your likes and interested and then remove all your page likes (you have to click “other pages”). Seems deceptive that by default others see the “other… Continue reading Facebook page “like” feature and how to disable it.
Link: Incorrect History of Programming Languages Best laugh I’ve had in a long time!
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Link: It’s not a bargain if you don’t need it Words of wisdom.
Link: A Scout is trustworthy.
Link: The PC Officially Died Today | The New Republic Loved this – I don’t know if the iPad will be the next iPhone or not. But it reminded me the whole reason the iPhone succeeded was the cloud. Things have changed. If people wanted a pocket computer, they would have picked Windows Mobile or… Continue reading The PC Officially Died Today | The New Republic
Link: Ultimate Guide to Getting Lean There were a few things in here I’m thinking of trying – like 7 – 9 hours sleep each night reducing grains (I just don’t think I could eliminate them, but maybe some sweet potatoes would be good). Going to bed slightly hungry Fish oil (I’ll give it a… Continue reading Ultimate Guide to Getting Lean
Link: Microsoft/Apple – CNBC’s Theory and one of my own Makes sense to me. Apple doesn’t want to build search engine, but could control search experience via Bing. One other theory not mentioned here but on Twitter from David Weiss is that Apple would want more than just search and money. My thoughts went to… Continue reading Microsoft/Apple – CNBC’s Theory and one of my own