Japan, speedrun by hackers: http://hackaday.com/2014/11/03/hackadays-48-hour-tokyo-speedrun/
Wow, scary fire in Yosemite.
I love it when companies release data on things that went wrong or strange things going on with their communities.
One guy's opinion about what makes good and bad programmers. Also, one article about programming for mac, which is arguably a candidate for one of the two other articles.
Google Glass is an interesting device. Lots of things to think about. Security, Privacy, Fashion, Disabilities, etc.