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The autistic spectrum: best academic description to date.
Abstract here is truly current short summary.
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Farewell Minnesota's Star Tribune.
New owner will ensure tells truth about business.
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17 hours ago by jgordon
Midwestern United States Is Too Humid For The iMac.
2012 Consumerist article on iMac screen discoloration problem.
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Don't have a laser printer in same room as your iMac?
[screen discoloration] "... is caused by environmental pollutants given off by Laser printers..." Hilarious.
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yesterday by jgordon
DFU mode bypasses iPhone theft protection.
International resellers of stolen phones are doing well.
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yesterday by jgordon
Tsai's iPad mini review.
Same things would bug me. I may never do a mini.
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How WinFS died.
Unlikely to ever come again.
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"Rock and Roll" - from the 1920s.
Heard "rock and roll" listening to Ella Fitzgerald. Older than I'd thought.
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Desalination Plant for Beijing.
Climate change adaptation. Will it be Coal powered?
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yesterday by jgordon
Slowly building the case for the Syrian war crimes trials to come.
An archive of images is reviewed. There will be international trials, and that is better than nothing.
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TNC: John Roberts And The Color Of Money.
Opened my eyes. A positive result from TNC's blue period.
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yesterday by jgordon
Price transparency in healthcare: alleged industry action.
No mention of drug pricing, that's an important omission. I'll believe it when I see it.
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yesterday by jgordon
Fast paced human cognition peaks at age 24.
We knew this in 1980s. Lessons for those who want to extend retirement age.
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yesterday by jgordon
Chromebleed extension: validates site heartbleed vulnerability.
If not vulnerable decide if you want to change pw. If vulnerable, decide if you care about credentials before use.
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yesterday by jgordon
xkcd: Centrifugal Force - a classic.
Number 123, so quite early. Still a classic.
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Pew Global Attitudes survey - fascinating results.
Canada, Australia and Northern Europe identical. South Korea mix of US and China. Russia extreme on homosexuality.
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yesterday by jgordon
The problem with SF isn't that it's genre...
If there is a problem, it is that our future feels alien.
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2 days ago by jgordon
Apple's weird eBook antitrust misery.
Jobs was wrong, but this seems wildly disproportionate.
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2 days ago by jgordon
Hints that e-cigarette vapor is carcinogenic.
Weird and surprising. We'll know more soon.
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2 days ago by jgordon
ADHD, Autism, bipolar and schizophrenia are not distinct.
2004, but worth a review. We still haven't redone our diagnostic classifications.
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2 days ago by jgordon
Essay shows Justice Roberts is either stupid or vile.
"Not corrupting" is bullshit. I don't think he is stupid.
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2 days ago by jgordon
Right wing thesis: transit use down outside NYC.
Interesting, though of the Sith and thus suspect. Portland remote work hit deserves more analysis.
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2 days ago by jgordon
Death by alcohol: a MN story.
It is not my vice, but I think of removing it from our home anyway.
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2 days ago by jgordon
"18 percent of adults who use the Internet have had information stolen"
Remember when silly old folk were afraid to use their credit card online?
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2 days ago by jgordon
Even NYT gives up on Israel and Palestine.
Middle east returning to obscurity. After oil, nothing.
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2 days ago by jgordon
Ben "Bad Pharma" Goldacre on Roche's Tamiflu fiasco.
Wonderful summary of problems with pharma research. Good progress.
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2 days ago by jgordon
Apple's recalls have their own web page.
My Apple replaced iMac drive itself failed.
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2 days ago by jgordon
Some of Apple's lemons.
I suffered through several of these.
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2 days ago by jgordon
IOT: Strabo's Geographica of 2000 years ago.
Greek intellectual power in the early Empire.
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Adaptive optics explores Zebrafish neuron.
Astronomy tech. Great science guaranteed.
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Feds handled Bundy perfectly.
Potential allies now see abyss.
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2 days ago by jgordon
Generation Z: Stross on the Dystopian future.
The cake-eaters will not go quietly. Plan B advised.
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2 days ago by jgordon
American hate groups 2014: modest improvement.
Deep south, but also Vermont. Economy major driver.
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2 days ago by jgordon
Microglia evolution means mice brain studies mislead.
"When exposed to valproic acid mouse microglia die but human microglia don’t." We are chasing dead-ends.
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3 days ago by jgordon
Exomoon candidate.
Lonely neighborhood.
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3 days ago by jgordon
Pinboard hit by heartbleed.
I haven't bothered woth other pw changes. might do this one.
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3 days ago by jgordon
China’s incompetent jet search.
Curious what Chinese public thinks.
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3 days ago by jgordon
Hospitals Safer Than Homes for Births.
I delivered babies. I'd never want to be so far from C section.
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3 days ago by jgordon
S&P corporate lifespan only 18 years now.
Far shorter than 1960s. Means something.
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3 days ago by jgordon
perceptronium: conscious matter.
Universe wants to be complex.
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3 days ago by jgordon
Noahpinion: R vs. g.
Rate of return on capitol vs rate of economic growth - and robots vs globalization.
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3 days ago by jgordon
GOP interracial dating dislike fell from 31% to 18% since 1997.
Yes, Dems are a _lot_ better, but GOP has made progress.
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3 days ago by jgordon
iOS 'Limit Ad Tracking'.
Reset your identifier monthly.
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3 days ago by jgordon
Superpredator hysteria of early 90s: "a blood bath of violence"
Instead, a 2/3 decline. Hysteria had consequences.
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3 days ago by jgordon
Nevada Ranch "battle".
Wise retreat. But now what?
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3 days ago by jgordon
History of global wealth: 9 superb charts.
Emancipation. Wealth vs income inequality. More.
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