Cloudflare’s Time Service [https://developers.cloudflare.com/time-services/ntp/usage/]
Just discovered that Cloudflare provides its own NTP servers, and accessible from their edge network nonetheless.
Johns Hopkins launches center for psychedelic research [https://hub.jhu.edu/2019/09/04/hopkins-launches-psychedelic-center/]
Hopefully a positive step towards the decriminalization of (and stoppage of the war on) plants.
Why Finnish babies sleep in boxes [https://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-22751415]
Interesting social safety net. Might be a good initiative to do in other countries, especially in the third-world considering Finland has done the necessary R&D with supporting stats.
How China is Cashing in on Group Chats [https://a16z.com/2019/09/06/china-is-cashing-in-on-group-chats/]
Great read, one of the interesting takeaways is how successfully this has worked at-scale both horizontally and vertically.
It’s later than you think [https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/its-later-than-you-think-j-r-storment/]
Reminder of how the work-life balance should instead become a work-life harmony, if possible.
Facebook’s New Currency Has Big Claims and Bad Ideas [https://foreignpolicy.com/2019/06/24/971554-facebook-bitcoin-libra-crypto-bad/]
Identifying the Catch-22’s in Facebook’s new Libra cryptocurrency. Absolutely love the quote at the end by Sarah Jamie Lewis: “Can’t wait for a cryptocurrency with the ethics of Uber, the censorship resistance of Paypal, and the centralization of Visa, all tied together under the proven privacy of Facebook.”
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