Links from April 2016
- Links for Friday 8 April 2016
- How to use Land Registry data to explore land ownership near you | Anna’s blog
- Nice clear description of two ways to view basic Land Registry data about an area. A shame it even takes this much work. And the Ordnance Survey stuff is so locked down. And Land Registry data lookups cost £3.
- Links for Tuesday 12 April 2016
- Post-Internet Sound
- Holly Herndon & Jennifer Walshe: "we are attempting to put together an archive of sound and music works dealing with the internet since its inception" (via @cityofsound)
- [messaging] Modern anti-spam and E2E crypto
- Fascinating summary, from 2014, of the problems with blocking email spam and how end-to-end encryption affects that.
- Links for Wednesday 13 April 2016
- Framework7 - Full Featured Mobile HTML Framework For Building iOS & Android Apps
- Could be useful. (via @paulpod)
- Thrones of Blood - The New Yorker
- Clive James on 'Game of Thrones'. Really good, so many great lines.
- Links for Saturday 23 April 2016
- Don’t Trust Your CMS -- Following: How We Live Online
- On CMSs stripping formatting and how troublesome that can be. My first thought is "Why is this CMS so awful that the journalists aren't writing and editing their own drafts in it?" (via @simonw)
- Social Autopsy founder Candace Owens channels GamerGate in bizarre attack on Zoe Quinn :: We Hunted The Mammoth
- This gets more amazing the further you read. Things just get messier and messier. The 'New York' article linked to near the end is also good, and similar.
- Links for Monday 25 April 2016
- Test A Reusable Django Application For Support Of Multiple Django Releases With Tox And Travisci | Joe Bergantine
- A clear description of how to do something that pretty much worked. Always a pleasure.