An open source checklist of resources designed to improve your online privacy and security. Check things off to keep track as you go.
“The postage stamp-sized chip from Wiliot is able to harvest energy from the ambient radio frequencies around us, such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and cellular signals, and use them to power a Bluetooth-equipped ARM processor that can be connected to a variety of sensors.” Via The Verge
“A comprehensive reference database of dimensioned drawings documenting the standard measurements and sizes of the everyday objects and spaces that make up our world.” Via SwissMiss
Our floodlit society has made sleep deprivation a lifestyle. But we know more than ever about how we rest—and how it keeps us healthy. http://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2018/08/science-of-sleep/ (Via Kottke.)
Good night. (at Riga, Latvia)
It’s taken us a while, but we’re finally starting the realise the importance of access to the internet as our connection to the global human consciousness. So yes – you bet it’s a human right.
“…So I guess, at the very least, we’re making the world a better place by making these people stop saying they’re making the world a better place.” How “Silicon Valley” Nails Silicon Valley
Watchmakers have long thrived by selling timepieces that will be cherished as family heirlooms. But, if pragmatism rendered the pocket watch obsolete, what happens when watches become computers? At The Heart Of A Watch, Tested By Time
The chemistry of high-performing groups is no longer a mystery. The New Science of Building Great Teams