I suspect that a suitably unethical team of cyberneticists would find that babies would take to implants quite quickly.

Created a throwaway account with the username of "Cyclops," so obviously I now have to watch X-Men.

It's not only kind of a bummer, but it also means that having this viewpoint that isn't reinforced by the group means that it'll be more difficult to strive how I hope to.

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I think I'm in the minority at work, being concerned with improving my craft outside of working hours and wanting to be really good at what I do, and to push myself in growing.

“If you have ever wondered about things that weigh one ton, take a look at the following list. These 26 things all weigh one ton, and some may surprise you!

Ocean Sunfish
Baby Humpback Whale
Right Whale testicles”

They really should have ended with the testicles, because as far as I’m concerned, this list is complete.

You could hide a million dollars in your house, but hide your house in a billion.

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A million dollars, in $100 bills, weighs about 22 pounds, whereas a billion dollars weighs about 10 tons.

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How long until the Apple Watch starts tracking blood-sugar levels?

This week's Stoic lesson after development of my UI feature has twice been blocked by server-side defects:

"Live everyday as it could be your last; you never know when you(r back-end) will perish."

“NVIDIA and SoftBank Group Corp. (SBG) today announced a definitive agreement under which NVIDIA will acquire Arm Limited from SBG and the SoftBank Vision Fund (together, “SoftBank”) in a transaction valued at $40 billion.”


I had a dream I was giving tips on how to improve kettlebell swings. Is it time to get a new hobby, or should I double down? By getting a pair of new, heavier kettlebells?

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