NeRD: US Navy makes it’s own e-reader for use on submarines
Deserted: How John B. Winterburn found the lost base camp of T.E. Lawrence
Surprisingly good list: if you’re looking for a reading list of post-80s comics. I’d lose “Preacher”, and “Invisibles”, obv.
Sodium Killers: A story combining serial killers and Industrial chemistry? The BBC know how to clickbait me.
Simply Gum: Hipster organic artisanal gum via a kickstarter.
ANS: Once upon a time, Apple used to ship some fairly funky, fairly chunky AIX boxes.
Serapeum: is a conservative library of Common Lisp utilities. It is a supplement, not a competitor, to Alexandria.
30 Years On: BBC News has a nice summary commemorating the closure of Chatham Dockyards
Bup: A highly efficient file backup system based on the git packfile format
Numbers Are Important: What Heidi Roizen learned from negotiating with Steve Jobs