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The Digital Garden

An open collection of notes, resources, sketches, and explorations I'm currently cultivating. Some notes are Seedlings, some are budding, and some are fully grown Evergreen.

Anthropology
Digital Anthropology
Embodiment
Digital Gardening
The Web
Data
Economics
React
Scrollytelling
Design
JavaScript
Web Development
Greensock
Talks & Podcasts
Metaphors
Illustrated Notes
How to Illustrate
Gatsby
Cultured Meat
Linguistics
Collaborative Learning
Roam
Budding
Evergreen
Seedling

A History of Cyborgs

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A Brief History & Ethos of the Digital Garden

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A Digital Anthropology Reading List

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A Brief Introduction to Digital Anthropology

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GreenSock Animations with React Hooks

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Drawing the Invisible: React Explained in Five Visual Metaphors

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The Bare Essentials of Greensock

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Douglas, Dirt, and Matter Out of Place

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Why You Own an iPad and Still Can't Draw

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Illustrating Gatsby's Key Concepts

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The Cultural Anthropology of React

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Problematic Proteins

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New Harvest & Illustrating the Cultivated Meat Podcast

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The Gift Economy

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Synecdoche: Drawing the Part for the Whole

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A Meta-Tour of This Site

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How to Become a Neo-Cartesian Cyborg

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What I'm Doing Now

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Growing the Evergreens

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The Knowledge Hydrant

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Frequently Asked Questions

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A Naive Exploration of Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning

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Understanding by Design

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Silent Synchronous Reading Sessions

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What the Fork is React Suspense?

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Visually Workshopping the AWS Cloud

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The Pattern Language of Project Xanadu

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Are Data Unions the Future of Data?

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Neologisms

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Pattern Languages

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Tending the Roam Garden

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What App is That?

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Painting Roam with Custom CSS

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Fixing Common Git Mistakes

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A Short History of Bi-Directional Links

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Tracking Humanity

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The Dark Forest and the Cozy Web

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A Chat with Henry Zhu on OSS & Gift Economies

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Defend Your Cookies with Essential Web Security Tactics

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What the Fork is xState?

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A Journey into Vue-Router

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What the Fork is Rust?

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The Art and Craft of Gatsby Themes

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JavaScript Bits You Skipped the First Time Around

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Building Custom React Hooks

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Immutable Data with Immer and Personal Assistant Bots

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Speaking the GraphQL Query Language

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A Fresh Serving of JavaScript ES2019

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The JAMStack, Gatsby & Contentful

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Instachatting with Vue & Socket.io

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Building VR Apps with React360

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Testing Apps with Cypress

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How Are Compilers & Transpilers Different?

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A Fruitful Guide to JavaScript's Comparison Operators

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What the Fork is Babel?

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JSX is a Lovechild

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What the Fork is the React Virtual DOM

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JavaScript's ...spread Operator

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