Link Dump 51: Blockchain Series, Primitive Technology, Motivation, and Software Development



Comedy, Idiocracy, and the Internet
- Casually Explained: Group Projects.
- E*TRADE Commercial - Hard Work.
- TanBA is awesome.

Electronics
- APC Smart-UPS 1500VA UPS Battery Backup with Pure Sine Wave Output.
- Tertill: The solar powered weeding robot for home gardens.

Entertainment
- Gamespot E3 2017.

Engineering, Nature, and Physics.
CERN: The Standard Model of Particle Physics.
- Fossils from Jebel Irhoud, Morocco and the pan-African origin of Homo sapiens.
- Gas Stations.

External GPU
Mac External Graphics Development Kit.
Mantiz MZ-02 (VENUS), 3 external GPU.
- The Beginner's eGPU Setup Guide for Mac.



Going Green
- Green shade.
- Greenhouses of the Future, Growing Food Without Soil.
- Primitive Technology: Reusable charcoal mound.

Health and Fitness
- A Tiny Tweak to Gut Bacteria Can Extend an Animal's Life.
- Dr. Gundry's Diet Evolution: Turn Off the Genes that are Killing You and your Waistline.
- Dr. Gundry YouTube channel.
- Gym Laird #23 | The Lack of capacity and resiliency.
- Rejuvenation Biotechnology 2016 by Sens Research Foundation.

Mac
- How to make the dock appear on an external display in Mac OS X.
- Workspaces - how to use it.

Mind Monitoring
- EMOTIV: monitor and even control technologies.



Motivation
- Andrew Jackson: Most Terrifying Man Ever Elected.
- 64-yr-old man calls out Conor McGregor in 'Muscle Ups' challenge.
- Dan Pena. QLA One Day Seminar at Heathrow Part 1.
- Dan Pena. The 50 Billion Dollar Man | London Real.

People, Politics, and Money
Bitcoin is for Drugs.
- Trust Disrupted: Bitcoin, Ethereum.

Software Development
- 5 Database Alerts to Set Up for MongoDB.
- A simple neural network module for relational reasoning.
- AngularJS API.
- Asynchronous Single Page Applications without a Line of HTML or Javascript.
- Automate the Boring Stuff with Python: Practical Programming for Total Beginners.
- Heroku Dev Center.
- How Thou Canst Maketh a Fine Program in Fortran.
- Introduction to MongoDB.
- JavaScript Tutorials by w3schools.
- Learn Python in only one image!
- Leverage browser caching.
- Mark Sibly is creating Software Patreon.
- The complete ethical hacking course: beginner to advanced.

Published: Jun 22, 2017

Nintendo E3 2017: Attention Grabbing Trailers


Nintendo systems have been underpowered for several generations now. But, Nintendo still makes games that are simply fun. Here are a few games that caught my eye.

List:
- Xenoblade Chronicles 2.  Looks like a deep game.
- Super Mario Odyssey. The gameplay looks like you could have fun for many hours.

Published: Jun 13, 2017

Sony E3 2017: Attention Grabbing Game Trailers



The Sony E3 2017 conference was quite short. But here are a few trailers of games that caught my eye.

List:
- Spiderman. Looks like the type of game I would enjoy for the cinematic aspect.
- God of War. This looks so "bad-ass".


Published: Jun 12, 2017

Microsoft E3 2017: Attention Grabbing Game Trailers



The following are trailers of games presented during Microsoft's E3 2017 conference. The majority of games didn't get my attention, but there were some neat ones that did.

The list:
- Ori and the Will of the Wisps. Yes!  This is what I want to play. The first one was incredibly good.
- Anthem. This is one polished looking game.
- The Last Night. The art-style is attractive.
- Cuphead. This a game? Reminds me of the old style cartoons I used to watch as a kid.

Published: Jun 11, 2017

Wacom Intuos Photo CTH490PK Small


Every once in a while I purchase devices to test them out. This time it was the Wacom Intuous Photo CTH490PK Small (about $100 on Amazon, or $134 if including the wireless kit). The device is a new line of Wacom Intuous devices, which have a variants such as Art, Comic, and Photo and comes in as small and medium sizes. The hardware is essentially the same, but the software bundles are definitely different.

Published: Jun 6, 2017

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