Unix at 50: How the OS that powered smartphones started from failure | Ars Technica https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2019/08/unix-at-50-it-starts-with-a-mainframe-a-gator-and-three-dedicated-researchers/
What’s Bill Gates’ worst fear? Netflix’s new docuseries will try to figure him out | TechCrunch https://techcrunch.com/2019/08/29/whats-bill-gates-worst-fear-netflixs-new-docuseries-will-try-to-figure-him-out/
I remember when I discovered Fry's. I kept pushing for them for shipping and Online sales. Finally they came around. Fry's isn't the first place I look any more.
The Fry’s Era - Monday Note https://mondaynote.com/the-frys-era-8709a7e602eb
@adam Thought you might like this and the guy is in Austin.
My Unfinished Sound Project with David Berman (Hear: "Governors on Sominex", "The Moon", and "My Life at Home During Banking Hours") / Boing Boing https://boingboing.net/2019/09/02/my-unfinished-sound-project-wi.html
Raspberry Pi Zero implanted under the skin - Geeky Gadgets https://www.geeky-gadgets.com/raspberry-pi-zero-implanted-under-the-skin-30-08-2019/
This is from Aug 25th. thought it was worth posting #ICYMI
Podcast: Barlow’s Legacy / Boing Boing https://boingboing.net/2019/08/25/podcast-barlows-legacy.html
Eddie Money Diagnosed with Stage 4 Esophageal Cancer https://www.tmz.com/2019/08/24/eddie-money-diagnosed-stage-4-esophageal-cancer/
I got a kick out of watching this. Pay attention.
Tastefully Offensive: Most Expensivest: $450K Tequila http://www.tastefullyoffensive.com/2019/08/most-expensivest-450k-tequila.html
Attention #NoAgenda Dieters!
Amazon: Smackfat Ketone Test Strips 100-Pack – Only $.07 — FreebieShark.com https://www.freebieshark.com/2019/08/amazon-smackfat-ketone-test-strips-100-pack-only-07.html
United passengers say they were asked to clean seats covered in fresh vomit / Boing Boing https://boingboing.net/2019/08/21/united-passengers-say-they-wer.html
@adam Danny Cohen, computer scientist who propelled the digital age, dies - Los Angeles Times https://www.latimes.com/obituaries/story/2019-08-20/danny-cohen-computer-scientist-dead "Danny Cohen, a distinguished computer scientist who helped develop the first digital visual flight simulator for pilot training, early digital voice conferencing and cloud computing, has died at his home in Palo Alto."
Canned Heat Bassist Larry Taylor Dies at 77 | Billboard https://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/rock/8527836/larry-taylor-canned-heat-bassist-dies-77-obituary
See the rare vintage car some call the 'world’s first Porsche' that failed to sell at all due to an auction mishap - SFGate https://www.sfgate.com/technology/businessinsider/article/A-rare-vintage-car-some-call-the-world-s-first-14340813.php?ipid=newsrecirc
WOW! This is the first I am hearing about this.
FBI: Convicted Serial Killer Linked To 90 Murders, Most Prolific Serial Killers in U.S. History | https://spacecoastdaily.com/2019/08/fbi-convicted-serial-killer-linked-to-90-murders-most-prolific-serial-killers-in-u-s-history/
Peter Fonda Dead at 79 After Lung Cancer Battle #Death #Hollywood https://pgkelly.wordpress.com/2019/08/16/peter-fonda-dead-at-79-after-lung-cancer-battle/
No Agenda Episode 1164 - "Jacked-up Joe" http://l.curry.com/faE
Encryption Fans Rip Barr Over Speech - Broadcasting & Cable https://www.broadcastingcable.com/news/encryption-fans-rip-barr-over-speech
Henri Belolo Dead: Village People Co Creator Dies At 82 | Billboard https://www.billboard.com/articles/news/obituary/8526732/henri-belolo-dead-village-people-co-creator-dies
This guy is nuts.
Avenatti considering 2020 bid again after saying he wouldn't run | TheHill https://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/456051-avenatti-considering-2020-bid-again-after-saying-he-wouldnt-run
Howard Lapides, Veteran Manager Producer, Dies at 68 https://www.thewrap.com/howard-lapides-veteran-manager-and-celebrity-rehab-producer-dies-at-68/