Four short links: 27 April 2016

VR CMS, Scientific Progress, Router Exploits, and The Quiet Despair of Startup Life

  1. Idea Space VR — CMS for VR worlds published on the open web.
  2. Does Science Advance One Funeral At a Time? (PDF) — answer: yes. Research shows that when alpha scientists die, their collaborators wither and the field blooms. (via Roger Dennis)
  3. Routersploit — metasploit-like framework for banging on routers.
  4. Uncanny Valley“This is the next big company,” he had said. “It’s a rocket ship.” He was right. I had been banking on him being right. Still, there are days when all I want is to disembark, eject myself into space, admit defeat.

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