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Archive: April 2013

April 30 2013

Yay #science Two-year-old girl receives new trachea made from her own stem cells Doctors announced today that two-and-a-half year old Hannah Warren just became the youngest person in history to receive a bioengineered organ transplant, a new windpipe made of[…]

April 29 2013
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As programmers, I think it’s very easy to fall into the trap trying to automating something without thinking about the time wasted by actually creating solution.  Fortunately, XKCD has come up with the a chart that helps avoid these kind[…]

April 17 2013

This is an interesting way to look at the role of the “limited” user account vs the admin account xkcd: Authorization < Prev · Random; Next >; >|. Permanent link to this comic: http://xkcd.com/1200/ Image URL (for hotlinking/embedding): http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/authorization.png. Selected[…]

April 11 2013

Google Dead Man Switch Google launches ‘Inactive Account Manager’ to deal with your data when you die Google has added a new way to control what happens to your account when you stop using it — most likely because you’re[…]

April 8 2013

Really cool overlay of the North American subway systems xkcd: Subways < Prev · Random; Next >; >|. Permanent link to this comic: http://xkcd.com/1196/ Image URL (for hotlinking/embedding): http://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/subways.png. Selected Comics. Search comic t… View this post on Google+

April 6 2013

At first, the downside would be living in Kansas City, but if this happens, I might legit be jealous. Austin might be the next Google Fiber city, coy announcement suggests (Updated) Mysterious invite from the city and Google says event[…]