Twitter Digest: 2011-07-04

  • Great data/graphs on U.S. urban crime rates by time of day. Turns out criminals work 9-to-5. ->
  • New paper shows rapidly escalating consequences/costs of software patents. Distressing. /cc @bfeld ->
  • Great quotes from When Prophecy Fails: “They were prepared to consider almost anyone in the group a potential messenger from outer space”. ->
  • Pakistan’s nuclear posture has entered an important new phase. An explanation is overdue. ->
  • Eurosport: 100,000 Serbs welcome home Djokovic ->
  • An open letter to NIH Director Francis Collins regarding his appearance at the Society for Integrative Oncology ->
  • Does Quantum Interference exist in Twitter? ->