I’ve had Webmentions enabled on this site for some time now. Sending a Webmention is pretty straightforward thanks to plugins like Webmention for WordPress and Semantic-Linkbacks. The question is how to send Webmentions in comments when someone replies to one of my posts? I reached out to Chris Aldrich on Twitter, and he pointed… Continue… Continue reading How to send a Webmention in comments?
I use Feedly to subscribe to sites that I follow. I was just reading through some of the feeds, and I realised that I don't seem to have a way to give feedback on posts, from Feedly. For example, if I read something that I like, I'd like to, well, "Like" the post, or leave… Continue reading A feed reader that lets me comment and like?
I love Instapaper. It is my “read it later” app and, increasingly, one of my favorite research tools too. I had an idea for how it can be better for research and thought I’d explain how.
I use Instapaper every day and the day the app was updated to add highlights was a very happy one. Today’s update adds, among other things, notes that sync! Yes, Instapaper made me cry big tears of joy today. https://twitter.com/instapaper/status/606510826124640257 Love this app! Look, there is even a happy demo video: https://vimeo.com/129788195
I’m reading Om Malik’s interesting article titled “One diabetic’s take on Google’s Smart Contact Lenses” and his assessment of Google+ stood out for me: Google+, their social network, is a fail because it fundamentally isn’t social or about people — it is an effort to solve Google’s need for social data for better advertising using…… Continue reading Google+ fundamentally isn't about social or people
I am constantly amazed that some (not all) atheists come up with particularly short-sighted, superficial and even downright stupid comments when talking about an issue that has a religious aspect. I’ve spent a little time thinking about day to day religious practices and customs and what I’ve noticed is that many of them serve a…… Continue reading The stupid things some atheists come up with