Researchers wrestle with a privacy problem

September 25, 2016

Researchers wrestle w. a #privacy problem
http://www.nature.com/news/researchers-wrestle-with-a-privacy-problem-1.18396 Qt: “Public trust is…fragile – it’s difficult to build & easy to break”

“The lesson is to not underestimate public concerns,” she says. “Public trust is very fragile — it’s difficult to build and easy to break.””


The Verge’s Deputy Editor Chris Ziegler Was Secretly Working for Apple for Two Months

September 25, 2016

The @Verge’s…Editor…Ziegler Was Secretly Working for Apple for 2
Months http://gizmodo.com/verge-deputy-editor-chris-ziegler-was-working-for-apple-1787018849 Rather stunning from a #COI perspective


Yahoo Says Hackers Stole Data on 500 Million Users in 2014 – The New York Times

September 25, 2016

Yahoo Says Hackers Stole Data on 500M in ’14
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/23/technology/yahoo-hackers.html I haven’t yet received notice from @Yahoo to change my passwd. Why?

Also:
https://www.ft.com/content/266aa154-8165-11e6-8e50-8ec15fb462f4


American Airlines Shuttle − Travel information − American Airlines

September 25, 2016

https://www.aa.com/i18n/travel-info/experience/american-airlines-shuttle.jsp

New York LaGuardia – Washington Reagan 6 a.m. – 9 p.m. (hourly)


How Federal Employees Dress – The Atlantic

September 25, 2016

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2016/09/a-style-guide-for-the-federal-employee/501431


The Inevitable Evolution of Bad Science – The Atlantic

September 25, 2016

http://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/09/the-inevitable-evolution-of-bad-science/500609/


Notes from meetings last week: the PLOS Comp. Bio. Summit & the ICGC/PCAWG meeting (i0pcawg16,i0plos16)

September 24, 2016

TWEETS

https://storify.com/markgerstein/tweets-from-plos-comp-bio-editors-meeting-i0plos16.html

TAGGED ITEMS

https://linkstream2.gerstein.info/tag/i0plos16
https://linkstream2.gerstein.info/tag/i0pcawg16

PRIVATE SLIDE PICS

http://archive.gersteinlab.org/meetings/s/2016/09.24/slide-pics-from-i0pcawg16/ http://archive.gersteinlab.org/meetings/s/2016/09.24/i0pcawg16-extra/

TOP LINK

http://blogs.plos.org/biologue/2016/08/31/plos-computational-biology-symposium-2016/


Tech Giants Team Up to Fix Typography’s Biggest Problem | WIRED

September 24, 2016

https://www.wired.com/2016/09/apple-google-adobe-microsoft-join-forces-make-typographic-history/?mbid=social_twitter


How Federal Employees Dress – The Atlantic

September 24, 2016

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2016/09/a-style-guide-for-the-federal-employee/501431/?utm_source=atltw


i10 How-To: Print to PDF from anywhere in iOS using 3D TouchOS

September 23, 2016

HowTo: Print to PDF from anywhere in iOS using 3D Touch https://9to5mac.com/2016/09/18/how-to-print-to-pdf-from-iphone-and-ipad-ios-10 Useful for converting anything to #PDF via preview exporting