Open Tab Round Up November 2016 Edition

Some things you get to, and some things you don’t, and some things you like to just keep hanging around. This is November’s version of that. Sound http://musicforprogramming.net/ https://focusmusic.fm/ Watch Coldplay, Norah Jones, Avett Brothers, Car Seat Headrest, More Cover Leonard Cohen Live http://www.npr.org/event/music/478665908/explosions-in-the-sky-live-in-concert https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/isolate-switch-off-your-ears–4#/ Politics http://kottke.org/16/10/obamas-letter-to-his-successor-about-the-economy http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2016/10/8-years-in-obamas-america.html http://kottke.org/16/10/your-black-mirror-reading-list Tech https://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/howto-live-patch-ubuntu-linux-server-kernel-without-rebooting/ http://blog.erratasec.com/2016/11/how-to-teach-endian.html http://www.cs.utah.edu/~germain/PPS/Topics/recursion.html Knowledge http://lifehacker.com/plan-your-free-online-education-at-lifehacker-u-fall-s-1787095763 […]

Mmusi, we like you and your party, but stop trying so hard. Try smart.

Dear Mmusi Maimane, You had us at “Hello”. Your wise and intellectual speech. Your dapper style. Your vision for an integrated and functional South Africa. Face it; as an English speaking pale male, you’ve got my vote. I simply don’t trust the ANC or the EFF with my country. And to confirm it, you had […]

On e-tolls and bullshit

SANRAL stays on the Hate List with their latest display of arrogance and ignorance. Apparently they’re revising the e-toll fees and structures, but from the scant details available, it’s all smoke and mirrors. The new “fee cap” of R250 for light vehicles is bogus. SANRAL have been able to do statistical analysis on traffic patterns […]

Google Julius Malema

I wonder if Julius knows what an interwebs is… cos the interwebs sure knows who he is:

SABC3 News Exclusive: Castro Born 6 years after attending University!!

Pay your TV licence. It’s the right thing to do. How else are the SABC going to afford to pay someone to do a really bad proof-read? Strange how everything the SA government touches turns into poo…

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