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Also, the idea is to '''augment'''.  
 
Also, the idea is to '''augment'''.  
:Links to good notes,
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: Links to good summaries, notes, or anything,
:intuitive bootstraps like how a friend might explain it,
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: intuitive bootstraps like how a friend might explain it,
:Details if they are typically missing from summaries,
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: details if they are typically missing from summaries,
:summaries if you can only find a mess of details out there.  
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: summaries if you can only find a mess of details out there.  
:a ''"technically ..."'' alongside a ''"and usually this means..."''
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: a ''"technically ..."'' alongside a ''"and usually this means..."''
:Also in a "if you can't explain it, you probably don't understand it" sort of way.
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: also in a "if you can't explain it, you probably don't understand it" sort of way.
  
  
  
  
It has become a general notebook for my hobby projects as well, e.g. notes made making an [[DIY electonic drumkit]] or [[:Template:Electronics notes|electronics notes]] in general, or work stuff like [[ZFS]] notes.
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It has become a general notebook for
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* my hobby projects, e.g. notes made making an [[DIY electonic drumkit]] or [[:Template:Electronics notes|electronics notes]] in general
  
Also because of the old thing where you process information better if you write it down, because you have to ''think'' about it.
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* extended research that I didn't quite need for  hobby projects, like overviews of [[DIY, craft, materials, and such / Dyeing|dyes]] or  [[Video format notes|video formats]] or [[lightbulbs]] or [[machine learning]] or [[image processing]] or [[common plugs and connectors]] or [[Common symbols around you]]
  
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* getting distracted by random questions like [[Staples|staple sizes]] or [[electronic device markings|all those symbols on electronics]] or [[Color notes|how people see colors]], [[is rust bad for you|whether rust is bad for you]], attempting practical summaries of [[Intellectual Property, Copyright, and related rights|code licenses]], how [[lava lamps]] work, [[analog audio voltage levels]], or the difference between [[doughs, batters, leaveners]], the difference between distilled and demineralized [[water]], [[Colors_of_the_world_around_us#The%20sky|why the sky is blue]] and whether that may be different on other planets, what happens when you get [[out the airlock|thrown out an airlock]], etc.
  
Also I sometimes (often) get distracted by figuring out something randomish, like [[Staples|staple sizes]] or [[electronic device markings|all those symbols on electronics]] or [[Color notes|how people see colors]], attempting practical summaries of [[Intellectual Property, Copyright, and related rights|code licenses]], how [[lava lamps]] work, [[analog audio voltage levels]], or the difference between [[doughs, batters, leaveners]], the difference between distilled and demineralized water, [[Colors_of_the_world_around_us#The%20sky|why the sky is blue]] and whether that may be different on other planets, what happens when you get [[out the airlock|thrown out an airlock]], etc.
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* work stuff like [[ZFS]] and [[Various library related notes|library related]], [[EM file format notes|EM file formats]], and whatnot
  
And trying to get overviews over things, like [[DIY, craft, materials, and such / Dyeing|dyes]] or  [[Video format notes|video formats]] or [[lightbulbs]] or [[machine learning]] or [[image processing]] or [[common plugs and connectors]].
 
  
 
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Wide interest and easy distraction means there are a bunch of messy first versions.
...so there's a bunch of messy first versions.
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I distill over time. Sometimes lots of time because I'm usually distracted by some other interesting thing ^-^
 
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I try to distill over time. Sometimes lots of time ^-^
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You'll probably find it more convenient to start your own, perhaps at [http://www.wikia.com/ wikia], [http://wikispot.org/ wikispot], [http://www.wikispaces.com/ wikispaces], maybe [http://sites.google.com/ google sites] or others like it.
 
You'll probably find it more convenient to start your own, perhaps at [http://www.wikia.com/ wikia], [http://wikispot.org/ wikispot], [http://www.wikispaces.com/ wikispaces], maybe [http://sites.google.com/ google sites] or others like it.
 
Or you could host your own, which is a little more work.
 
Or you could host your own, which is a little more work.
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Latest revision as of 22:47, 28 March 2021


The idea was to have information in the shape you were looking for.


Also, the idea is to augment.

Links to good summaries, notes, or anything,
intuitive bootstraps like how a friend might explain it,
details if they are typically missing from summaries,
summaries if you can only find a mess of details out there.
a "technically ..." alongside a "and usually this means..."
also in a "if you can't explain it, you probably don't understand it" sort of way.



It has become a general notebook for


Wide interest and easy distraction means there are a bunch of messy first versions. I distill over time. Sometimes lots of time because I'm usually distracted by some other interesting thing ^-^