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Links for Friday, July 20, 2007

  • NotJustATheory.com: Evolution is Not Just a Theory – “In everyday use, theory means a guess or a hunch, something that maybe needs proof. In science, a theory is not a guess, not a hunch. It’s a well-substantiated, well-supported, well-documented explanation for our observations. It ties together all the facts about something, providing an explanation that fits all the observations and can be used to make predictions. In science, theory is the ultimate goal, the explanation. It’s as close to proven as anything in science can be.” – Via Bad Astronony Blog.
  • Isabel Wang: On Evangelism – “A few weeks ago I was very excited to see that SoftLayer has given my friend Kevin Laude the title of API Evangelist.
  • Intel Software: Bit Stories – “Welcome to the Bit Stories show. You’re a little early – we like that kind of enthusiasm! Consider yourself one of our very first fans. And we love our fans!” – Via Twitter / Josh Bancroft.
  • Facebook Developer Garage: Seattle – “Whether you’re sharing ideas with local developers, looking for partners on your latest project, interested in seeing app demonstrations, seeking developer support direct from other Facebook Developers, or just looking to meet and socialize with other developers interested in Platform Facebook Developers Garage will be a solid time.