Linklist 21 november 2021

Kyle Rittenhouse has walked free. Now it’s open season on protesters
Demonstrators in the US must fear not only police brutality but also rightwing vigilantes
The Long, Hidden History of the Viking Obsession With Werewolves
A symbol both of chaos and order, the wolf came to represent many things for the Vikings.
Interstellar 8-Track: How Voyager's Vintage Tech Keeps Running
Launched in 1977, the probe is vintage space hardware. [..] Looking at the machine’s specs is a reminder of how far electronics have come in the intervening years.
What’s the music industry doing about climate change?
From touring to festivals, vinyl and even streaming, when it comes to the environment, there aren’t many clean hands in the biz.
Fifty percent of Facebook Messenger’s total voice traffic comes from Cambodia.
Keyboards weren't designed for Khmer. So Cambodians have just decided to ignore them
Was Ebola a near-miss? - Lessons From The Crisis
Almost every wrong ‘official’ belief of the early covid era was deployed with equal confidence against ebola six years previously.
‘3rd Rock from the Sun’ Cast Reunites at Vulture Festival
Het Chinese Liuzhou is de elektrische-autohoofdstad van de wereld
De microwagens zijn al te koop vanaf 4.000 euro, opladen kan overal, parkeren ook. [..] hoe milieuvriendelijk is het?
Marilyn Manson Abuse Allegations: A Monster Hiding in Plain Sight
Long Range E-Bike
Developer Tools secrets that shouldn’t be secrets
"I am a principal product manager for developer tools in Microsoft Edge and these are things I encountered during working on the tools, documenting them and going through user feedback."
The Psychology Behind Meeting Overload
Six biases that lead us to have too many meetings — and how to overcome them.
Merlin's Wisdom Project
Or: “Everybody likes being given a glass of water.”
99 Additional Bits of Unsolicited Advice