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Google really buying Twitch

1 days ago

nelson : Google really buying Twitch - Still not official, but a strong journalistic source

Hapax legomenon

1 days ago

nelson : Hapax legomenon - Words that only occur once in some corpus

America's Flight 17

1 days ago

nelson : America's Flight 17 - In 1988 the US shot down a civilian airliner by accident

Sun Noodles

2 days ago

nelson : Sun Noodles - purveyors of fine ramen (attn @marcprecipice)

Deaths in the Iliad

2 days ago

nelson : Deaths in the Iliad - finally an infographic that isn't awful

EC2 Origins

2 days ago

nelson : EC2 Origins - Benjamin Black (Amazon employee) claims partial credit for starting Amazon's cloud computing business


3 days ago

nelson : julybywomen - Women on Metafilter making "posts by women" for the month of July

Scarlett, Starcraft pro

3 days ago

nelson : Scarlett, Starcraft pro - One of the strongest players of Starcraft is a transgender woman

Game dev sexual harassment

3 days ago

nelson : Game dev sexual harassment - Ugly stories of experiences women in the games business have

Canvas fingerprinting

4 days ago

nelson : Canvas fingerprinting - Yet another web tracking tool; using differences in browser rendering

ScanLine Generator 3000

4 days ago

nelson : ScanLine Generator 3000 - For reproducing the look of crappy old CRTs


4 days ago

nelson : CockroachDB - Some very smart ex-Googlers building an open source robust datastore

Russian MH17 view

4 days ago

nelson : Russian MH17 view - Conspiracy theories in Russian media

Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko

7 days ago

nelson : Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko - Animated GIF of a tiny tumbling comet that we're about to land a probe on

Level 3 calls out Verizon

8 days ago

nelson : Level 3 calls out Verizon - Significant Internet backbone provider explains how Verizon is lying about bandwidth

BUK anti-air missile

8 days ago

nelson : BUK anti-air missile - System rumored to have shot down MH17

Kara Swisher profile

9 days ago

nelson : Kara Swisher profile - The respectable tech gossip journalist

Guilty Remnant

9 days ago

nelson : Guilty Remnant - Website for the religious movement taking the (fictional) world by storm


9 days ago

nelson : pytest - Fancy unit testing for Python

Hacker vs. League of Legends

10 days ago

nelson : Hacker vs. League of Legends - Details of account thefts, DDOS attacks, etc

DashCon disaster

11 days ago

nelson : DashCon disaster - Fandom conference fails, hilarity ensues

Andy Baio : The disaster of DashCon 2014 - so bad, it spawned its own memes

What is a Super Moon?

13 days ago

nelson : What is a Super Moon? - Science! Sensible details.

Dear white gays

13 days ago

nelson : Dear white gays - Controversial op/ed calling out cultural appropriation

Ultima's ethics

13 days ago

nelson : Ultima's ethics - The virtues, aspects, etc in the 80s computer games

Ian Thorpe comes out

13 days ago

nelson : Ian Thorpe comes out - Famous Australian swimmer is gay