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Adam Frank says the Disneyland measles outbreak is a wake up call; the assumption that if you disagree with certain established scientific results you can just ignore them will have consequences.
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It's impressive (or disappointing?) that even with stuff like, peer review is the still the least-worst system we have.
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My first Android app. It lets you mark outgoing calls as urgent, to avoid them being missed. 

So you don't need to worry about missing important calls from your family or friends, even if you're phone is set to silent. - they can just use Squid Call if the call is urgent.
With Squid Call you'll never miss an important call again.- You add friends...
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Blogged: Refactoring in the past with git  http://blog.wilka.co.uk/2014/07/31/refactoring-in-the-past-with-git/
Sometimes you get half way through a task when you realise you need to do some refactoring before you can continue. One option is to just do the refactoring as you go, but if it's more than a trivial refactoring that will make it hard work for anyone reviewing the code. They'll need to untangle ...
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"...belief in astrology and his desire to incorporate it into medicine..."

"...member of the health committee and the science and technology committee..."

Not that I know what those committees actually do, but I assume they have some influence in government policy on health, science & tech.
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I noticed a company using one of my images without permission, so I mentioned it on Twitter https://twitter.com/Wilka/status/557521137941610499 - and they responded by blocking me https://twitter.com/Wilka/status/557560969887768576

That seems like a pretty lame way to deal with this kind of thing.
“So @FirstMortgageNE are using my image without attribution. Not very nice (or legal) of them https://t.co/2Lasr570Gp”
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Just found out about http://enablingthefuture.org/  Sometimes people + technology = awesome.
A network of passionate volunteers using 3D printing to give the World a "Helping Hand."
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I think Richard Feynman would have been a fan of Specification by Example.
I had a scheme, which I still use today when somebody is explaining something that I'm trying to understand: I keep making up examples. For instance, the mathematicians would come in with a terrific theorem, and they're all excited. As they're telling me the conditions of the theorem, ...
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I highly recommend people spend 25 minutes listening to this if you're interested in art or the internet or spending money. (So everyone should listen to it.)
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Information Doesn’t Want to be Free - Cory Doctorow (Dconstruct2014 )
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It's the shame the only source I can find for this info is a wind energy company. Anyone know how reliable the data is? It looks plausible to me.
Today, I found the following interesting infographic from Four Winds Energy Co-Operative Limited that compares coal's potential, popularity and pollution with the one of wind's in the UK. Key Point...
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After 8 months, 878 commits, and 7 preview releases, ReactiveUI 6.0 Final is now out!

http://log.paulbetts.org/welcome-to-reactiveui-6-0

A huge thanks to our contributors for this release, especially @jplaanstra, @onovotny, and @tberman
Thursday Night 10 Jul 2014 on rxui | xamarin. Welcome to ReactiveUI 6.0. After 8 months of work, 878 commits, and 1032 files changed, ReactiveUI 6.0 is finally released, the biggest RxUI release ever! A huge thanks to our contributers for this release: Johan Laanstra; Oren Novotny; Todd Berman ...
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