Here are a bunch of pages that are worth your while today.
Google is evil. Comrade Misfit points out how to keep them from collecting (and selling, or giving to the police and/or the TV News) your location data.
Tacitus has been blogging for 8 years, and muses on how the blogosphere has changed over that time. Not sure how I found his blog, but I've been linking to him for most of that time. ER doctor, Battlebot coach, and amateur archaeologist who sometimes goes spelunking in old beer caves, there's always something interesting over there.
This is the smartest analysis of the Julian Assange case that I've seen.
I don't follow basket ball very much, but Old NFO has something that shows that greatness of the soul is sometimes best measured off the court, by the number of lives you touch. Highly, highly recommended.