Assorted links #9

241. Read color hex codes
242. The True Size of Africa
243. Mining Bitcoin with pencil and paper: 0.67 hashes per day
244. An Old Hacker’s Tips On Staying Employed
245. The 75 Best Movies of the 1920s
246. List of common misconceptions
247. Getting Access to Paywalled Articles
248. Interactive Linear Algebra
249. First You Make the Maps
251. Why Mathematics Works So Well
252. How I Experience Web Today
253. you should ask for more money when you get a job offer. here’s how.
254. The 24 Hour “Do Nothing” Challenge
255. Programming and Writing
256. Nothing Scales
257. Why are hyperlinks blue?
258. Skjoldhøj Arkivet
259. 20 Reasons To Quit Social Media
260. A Layman’s Guide to Recreational Mathematics Videos
261. One Day—and One Night—in the Kitchen at Les Halles
262. Free, open source health icons
263. The Fall of The Simpsons: How it Happened
264. The Life in The Simpsons Is No Longer Attainable
265. Don’t Talk to the Police
266. Can you see the Republic of Ireland from England?
267. Through Agnes Varda’s Looking Glass
268. Why Do American Grocery Stores Still Have an Ethnic Aisle?
269. Stanley Kubrick, cinephile
270. The messy business of sand mining explained

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