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Articles I liked from the week of September 2nd, 2018.

  1. Citizen KubrickHere's Johnny, but not quite 'Rosebud': Jon Ronson scours Kubrick's archive for the key to the directory's mystery. Photo: Stephen Gill I n 1996 I received what…
  2. Notes on the Go2 Generics DraftThese notes are based on the August 27 2018 design draft for generic types in Go2. Full disclosure, I'm against adding generics to the Go. Arguments include:…

  1. Tesla, software and disruption“We've learned and struggled for a few years here figuring out how to make a decent phone. PC guys are not going to just figure this out. They're not going to…

  1. [0day] Synthetic RealitySynthetic Reality breaking macOS one click at a time 08/20/2018 Love these blog posts? You can support my tools & writing on patreon :) Background Imagine…

  1. The Icarus Moment - Epsilon TheoryA juvenile red-tailed hawk took up residence near our farmhouse soon after we moved onto the property, now eight years ago. The girls named him Indiana Jones,…
  2. The Scent of Bad PsychologyBad news: the replication crisis replicated . Out of 21 randomly chosen psychology papers published in the prestigious Nature and Science journals in 2010-2015,…
  3. Hobby Lobby EvangelicalismIs evangelicalism a political movement ? There’s been a lot of talk about how to define evangelicalism of late, much of it centering around this quesion. I’ve…

  1. Dread of Heinleinism - Charlie's DiaryAnent nothing: over on his other blog, noted SF critic James Nicoll asked, "I wonder if there's an essay on why discovering a writer of a certain age is setting…