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2014-01-10 16:50:04     The Coming ‘Instant Planetary Emergency’ | The Nation

http://www.thenation.com/...ing-instant-planetary-emergency

William Greider: Will It Matter That Janet Yelle...
Dave Zirin: Chris Kluwe, Aaron Rodgers and LGBT ...
John Nichols: Five Reforms to Make Democratic Po ...
A Look Back at the Year in Crazy, Part Two
... entists predict i

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2014-06-10 11:45:34     The coming digital anarchy - Telegraph

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/...he-coming-digital-anarchy.html

Bitcoin is giving banks a run for their money. Now the s... threatens to eradicate social networks, stock markets, e... governments. Are we heading towards an anarchic future w... power of any kind will dissolve?

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2009-07-06 11:11:50     The Complex Mind: Ideas on Emergent Consciousness | Total Eclipse

http://total.eclipse.co.il/...eas-on-emergent-consciousness/

This is a paper I wrote for my course in Order, Chaos an...
Introduction
Consciousness is notoriously difficult to define, though ...
The fields of Chaos and Complexity theories have opened ...
I will attempt in this essay to present how certain appr ..

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2013-11-27 23:03:14     The contenteditable attribute | HTML5 Doctor

http://html5doctor.com/the-contenteditable-attribute/

For some time now, we’ve been using various technologi... store text within a web browser. Now with the contentedi... things have got a whole lot easier. In this article, I‮.. this attribute is for, how it works, and how we can take...

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2006-01-15 12:32:03     The Coral Content Distribution Network

http://coralcdn.org/

One of Coral's key goals is to avoid ever creating hot s... infrastructure. It achieves this through a novel indexin... introduce called a distributed sloppy hash table (DSHT),... self-organizing clusters of nodes that fetch information... to avoid co

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2012-05-02 06:52:46     The Crisis of Money and Its Metamorphosis | X.commerce

https://www.x.com/devz.../crisis-money-and-its-metamorphosis

The past several years have not been kind to the world's... working poor. The foundations on which we have built the... commerce—the markets, the banks, and government—have...
Nevertheless, there is one institution that has continue ...
This is the

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2010-01-06 11:45:41     The Dark Ages -Times Online

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/trave.../article3184083.ece

The St Kildans climbed barefoot up the sheer cliffs, kil... gathering their eggs to survive. Over hundreds of years,... the job. There is a species of St Kilda wren, a St Kilda... is, it’s said, a St Kilda toe, an elongated big toe th... cling more

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2009-12-27 09:54:00     The Decade of the Mind

http://dom2009.de/html/about.html

On May 21st and 22nd 2007, the Krasnow Institute for Adv... George Mason University in Fairfax, VA, hosted a Symposi...
Ten eminent neuroscientists signed the letter in Science ...
The "Decade of the Brain" [2], has quite naturally led t ...
The "Decade

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2013-02-09 13:56:19     The Decision to Leave Academia: A Dialogue with Chris Humphrey of Jobs on Toast | The Professor Is In

http://theprofessorisin.com/...s-humphreys-of-jobs-on-toast/

A few weeks ago I discontinued (temporarily, I hope) my ... consultations, particularly those related to the fraught... whether or not to leave academia. I discontinued these ... dealing with a health issue that, while thankfully not s...
In any case

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2008-06-05 15:20:28     The Deep End: Thunderbird Extensions: How to Get the Body of A Message

http://thunderbirddocs.blogspot.com/...-how-to-get-body.html

Thunderbird Extensions: How to Get the Body of A Message
The XPCOM component nsIMsgHdr is, as you would expect, t ...

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2007-11-21 09:31:55     The Deep End: Xul: Creating toolbar buttons

http://thunderbirddocs.blogspot.com/...-toolbar-buttons.html

Xul: Creating toolbar buttons
Mozillazine has a great article on creating toolbar butt ...
MailToolbarPalette: the toolbar in Thunderbird's main window
MsgComposeToolbarPalette: the toolbar for a Thunderbird ...
AddressBookToolbarPalette: the toolbar for

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2010-06-18 09:30:28     The Defense of Computers, the Internet and Our Brains - Bits Blog - NYTimes.com

http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/...he-internet-and-our-brains/

June 11, 2010, 1:24 pm
The Defense of Computers, the Internet and Our Brains
By NICK BILTON
brain scan while on the computerCharles Baldwin for The ...
... and conversation, is the quintessential place to learn.

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2006-06-01 08:43:39     The Digital Object Identifier System

http://www.doi.org/index.html

The Digital Object Identifier (DOI) is a system for iden... objects in the digital environment. DOIs are names assig... for use on digital networks. They are used to provide cu... including where they (or information about them) can be ... Internet. I

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2009-04-20 12:40:58     The Dojo Offline Toolkit | The Dojo Toolkit

http://www.dojotoolkit.org/offline

Dojo Offline is an open-source toolkit that makes it eas...
* An offline widget that you can easily embed in you ...
* A sync framework to help you store actions done wh ...
* Automatic network and application-availability det ...
... ion wit

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2009-07-07 15:47:49     The Economist: Thinking Space

http://thinkingspace.economist.com/#/explore

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2017-04-20 08:02:39     The effects of taxes and benefits on household income - Office for National Statistics

https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopu.../financialyearending2015

The redistribution effects on households of direct and i... and benefits received in cash or kind analysed by househ... changing levels of income inequality over time.

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2010-01-21 09:33:10     The Emotional Wardrobe

http://www.emotionalwardrobe.com/overview.htm

The Emotional Wardrobe builds on the characteristics of ... clothing, and imagines a world where fashion converges w... Emotional Wardrobe is about a new genre of clothing, who... benefits are intangible and difficult to quantify .. but... emotive cha

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2013-01-05 16:42:50     The Empire Lobbies Back: How Big Cable Killed Competition in North Carolina | Institute for Local Self-Reliance

http://www.ilsr.org/killing-competition-nc/

After a city in North Carolina built a Fiber-to-the-Home... with Time Warner Cable, the cable giant successfully lob... decision away from other cities.
The city of Wilson’s decision and resulting network wa ...

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2016-06-12 19:49:06     The End of Reflection - The New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/...logy-phones-introspection.html?...

If the data is any indication, most of us use our phones... think: Participants estimated an average of 37 uses thro... (anything that turns on the screen, from hitting snooze ...
Continue reading the main story
If you are awake for 16 hours, turning o

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2012-12-17 17:50:37     THE END OF SMARTPHONES: Here's A Computer Screen On A Contact Lens - Business Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com/...the-smartphone-era-2012-12

Over in Belgium, scientists have finally taken a crucial... building screens into contact lenses.
Jelle De Smet and a team of researchers at Ghent Univers ...
To do it, they had to come up with new kinds of "conduct ...

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2016-10-15 14:39:31     The End of the Second Act of Civic Tech – Medium

https://medium.com/...ond-act-of-civic-tech-2d8d9c766309#...

The world of civic tech has changed radically in the las... of the old bastions of transparency and civic innovation... crumble, shrinking dramatically in both size and scope. ... the future of civic tech will appear radically different... from under

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2015-02-28 08:30:01     The ethical blindness of algorithms - Quartz

http://qz.com/343750/the-ethical-blindness-of-algorithms/

Can an algorithm be racist? It’s a question that shoul... all data-driven organizations.

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2010-10-28 11:22:02     The Evolution of Privacy on Facebook

http://mattmckeon.com/facebook-privacy/

Facebook hasn't always managed its users' data well. In ... restricted the visibility of a user's personal informati... friends and their "network" (college or school). Over th...
This blog post by Kurt Opsahl at the the EFF gives a bri ...
Let me be c

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2007-03-22 11:59:07     The External Heapsort

http://csdl2.computer.org/persagen/DLAbsToc.jsp?...

Heapsort is an internal sorting method which sorts an ar... place in O(n log n) time. Heapsort is generally consider... external random-access sorting. By replacing key compari... operations on pages, it is shown how to obtain an in-pla... which requi

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2007-03-22 12:02:00     The External Heapsort

http://www.diku.dk/forskning/performance-engi.../node23.html

The memory model assumed for this discussion is a paged ...
The heapsort algorithms seen so far are not very well su ...
NOTE: Be aware that the words 'page access' does not nec ...
One may wonder if the d-heaps described in chapter 5 can ...
The drawbac

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2009-08-18 10:40:32     The Fallacy Of The Link Economy | paidContent

http://paidcontent.org/...9-the-fallacy-of-the-link-economy/

People who “get the web” will explain to you that th... web have everything to do with linking and getting linke... links one can get, the better off one is. Few disagree w...
So when the AP and the newspaper owners demanded that th ...
Well, the d

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2016-12-27 08:59:23     The farmer who built her own broadband - BBC News

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-37974267

"I'm just a farmer's wife," says Christine Conder, modes... members of the rural communities of Lancashire she is al... internet pioneer.
Her DIY solution to a neighbour's internet connectivity ...
That is 35 times faster than the 28.9 Mbps average UK

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2013-12-14 10:27:03     The faster-than-fast Fourier transform - MIT News Office

http://web.mit.edu/ne.../faster-fourier-transforms-0118.html

For a large range of practically useful cases, MIT resea... to increase the speed of one of the most important algor... information sciences.

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2015-10-19 19:16:38     The Fear of Breaking Things

http://engineering.teacherspayteachers.com/...ng-things.html

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2007-08-21 09:20:49     THE FIRST IDEA: HOW SYMBOLS, LANGUAGE AND INTELLIGENCE EVOLVED FROM OUR PRIMATE ANCESTORS TO MODERN HUMANS * Stanley I. Greenspan and Stuart G. Shanker * 2004. Cambridge, Mass.: Da Capo Press * Price UK {pound}14.99, US $25.00 * ISBN 0-7382-0680-6 -- Renf

http://brain.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/full.../1737?...

Book review
THE FIRST IDEA: HOW SYMBOLS, LANGUAGE AND INTELLIGENCE E ...

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