Since 2002, hot links and cool takes from Andy Baio aka @waxpancake.

Portland, OR
Joined November 2010
The Nothings Suite: Pippin Barr's collection of "hello world" anti-games in 14 engines pippinbarr.github.io/the-not…
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GANcraft: generate photorealistic imagery from Minecraft worlds nvlabs.github.io/GANcraft/
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Visualizing the risk-reward of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine: the risk is so absurdly small, it seems inevitable that many more people die as a result of halting distribution washingtonpost.com/politics/…
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Charlie Warzel on Twitter and context collapse: the first issue of his new Galaxy Brain newsletter on the attention economy warzel.substack.com/p/its-no…
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Patrick Klepek on Cruel World, a multiplayer game designed to degrade as people play it selfishly: it originated as a commentary on NFTs, but evolved beyond the creator's expectations vice.com/en/article/5dbmmq/p…
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Guardian investigation finds Facebook repeatedly ignored political manipulation in smaller, poorer countries: they prioritize rich countries and their adversaries, while internal reports about abuse… theguardian.com/technology/2…
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Ben Smith on Substack: big scoops in here including Daniel Lavery's deal, Charlie Warzel leaving the NYT, the Sidechannel Discord, and a Gawker revival?! nytimes.com/2021/04/11/busin…
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What was the original URL for Yahoo before it was called Yahoo?: a simple question from Joanne McNeil sent me on a rabbit hole through Usenet, listservs, and the Internet Archive
I spent an hour looking for this in Usenet/listserv archives and finally gave up. Anyone know the original URL for “Jerry and David’s Guide to the World Wide Web” before they renamed it to “Yahoo” and moved to akebono․stanford․edu/yahoo in mid-1994?
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The Cursed Computer Iceberg Meme: every link is clickable, lose yourself in computer lore suricrasia.online/iceberg/
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