2016-06-22 100,000 Digitized Antique Books
“To celebrate its fourth anniversary the online archive Getty Research Portal posted more than 100,000 digitized versions of antique books online”.
2016-06-20 The Vaxxed movie
The strategies of anti-vaccine propagandists are strikingly similar to those of climate science deniers.
2016-06-06 RICO Suit Against Greenpeace
I don’t know if the claims by a logger against Greenpeace are true, but this is an interesting
turning of the tables.
2016-05-23 Introducing clojure.spec
“a new core library and support for data and function specifications in Clojure.”
And: “Clojure is a dynamic language, and thus far we have relied on documentation or external libraries to explain the use and behavior of functions and libraries. But documentation is difficult to produce [...] Specs are expressive and precise. Including spec in Clojure creates a lingua franca with which we can state how our programs work and how to use them.”
2016-05-18 Post-It® War
The human spirit of creativity finds another outlet.