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Last updated 2016-09-29 21:10:31.604874+00



 



http://www.reuters.com/article...-jersey-traincrash-idUSKCN11Z1RA
Dan Lyke:

Why we should abandon the V2V component and implement the safety bits of PTC immediately: http://www.reuters.com/article...-jersey-traincrash-idUSKCN11Z1RA







Elf Sternberg: Greybeard Geeks Are Your Company's Firewall Against Technical Debt
Dan Lyke:

Elf Sternberg: Greybeard Geeks Are Your Company's Firewall Against Technical Debt:

Every startup that says greybeard geeks aren’t a “cultural fit” is buying into the idea that it can outrun technical debt.




Periodic Motion Table
Dan Lyke:

Periodic Motion Table is cooler than it has any right to be




War is Boring: Face It — America Doesn’t ‘Win’ a Lot of Wars
Dan Lyke:

Must read! U.S. Special Operations Command whitepaper: "The Grey Zone". On being continually at "war" since 1980 https://info.publicintelligence.net/USSOCOM-GrayZones.pdf

Via MeFi, which linked to War is Boring: Face It — America Doesn’t ‘Win’ a Lot of Wars.




Holy crap
Dan Lyke:

Holy crap, that's 4 messages from Microsoft, 3 after I completed their customer satisfaction survey, asking how they did. #bigdata




http://talkingpointsmemo.com/n...se-coming-on-use-of-deadly-force
Dan Lyke:

Whoah: FBI is actually going to start tracking police use of deadly force! A little late, but good start: http://talkingpointsmemo.com/n...se-coming-on-use-of-deadly-force







Bloomberg: Your First Home Might Be Your Last: There were 1.8 million repeat homebuyers in 2001. Last year, that was slashed in half. What’s going on?
Dan Lyke:

Bloomberg: Your First Home Might Be Your Last: There were 1.8 million repeat homebuyers in 2001. Last year, that was slashed in half. What’s going on?

Some charts and numbers about how the housing crash has impacted mobility, seems like there are a lot of people feeling tied to their geographic location, and this has to have a negative impact on economic freedom.




Deep breath
Dan Lyke:

Deep breath. Just booked for my first "one night stand" square dances, with live band, April & August next year.




Ordered electric car charging station
Dan Lyke:

Ordered electric car charging station. Didn't get the grid operator manageable one b/c IoT is scary enough without involving transportation




http://www.urbancommunitypartnership.org/petaluma
Dan Lyke:

Reminder: Joe Minicozzi speaking in Petaluma this evening. You should RSVP & come. Currently at 85 out of 100 spaces http://www.urbancommunitypartnership.org/petaluma




"The security aspect of cyber is very
Dan Lyke:

"The security aspect of cyber is very, very tough" Yeah, they say "13 year old girl", but they're always 45 year old pudgy guys...




May you never have to use Family Leave
Dan Lyke:

May you never have to use Family Leave in California: Never have I seen worse designed forms, or more deliberate misinterpretation of them.




Committed enough to an EV that we're
Dan Lyke:

Committed enough to an EV that we're ordering a 40A charging station. The question is: Clipper Creek or JuiceBox?