APOD: 2015 March 24 - Powers of Ten
A different astronomy and space science related image is featured each day, along with a brief explanation.
video  mathematics  cool  history 
14 hours ago
Inbox Zero vs. Inbox 5,000: A Unified Theory
There are two types of people in the world: those with hundreds of unread messages, and those who can’t relax until their inboxes are cleared out.
article  theatlantic  dichotomy  editorial  technology  culture 
21 hours ago
Longstreet Farm
It’s nice to see the animals
comic  editorial  philosophy 
22 hours ago
​The Counselor
Will the future of healthcare bring artificial intelligence that convinces you it's time to die?
fiction  future  healthcare  technology  culture 
Apple Watch and Continuous Computing
The Apple Watch's success depends on three things: the physical design, the interaction model, and how it interacts with its environment. It's on the right track
article  editorial  apple  stratechery  applewatch 
Obama, Anti-Semitism and Iran
Are anti-Semites ultimately rational actors who happen to hold despicable views? Or does their prejudice warp their perception of the world so fundamentally that they calculate risks and rewards differently from most Western elites?
article  editorial  worldview  culture  politics  iran  russia  turkey  us 
Ad Blocks’ Doomsday Scenarios
by Frederic Filloux On the ad blocking front, the situation keeps getting worse. Until now, the media industry pretended to ignore the problem, perhaps waiting
article  advertising  technology  publishing  economics  editorial  mondaynote 
2 days ago
Basically unaffordable
Top 100 rankings of the best business schools. Find full-time MBA, part-time MBA, online MBA, and EMBA.
article  editorial  economist  basicincome  economics 
2 days ago
Getting Darnell Off the Corners: Why America Should Ride the Anti-Drug-War Wave
It’s one thing that the United States will soon be taking orders from China (or already is).
article  newrepublic  editorial  warondrugs 
7 days ago
De-Quasimodo Yourself: 6 Exercises to Counteract Slouching
Earlier this year when I made a video about how to plan your week, several viewers commented on the terrible Quasimodo-like hunched back I displayed. As a g
howto  stretch  article  artofmanliness 
7 days ago
Building Fenway Farms
“The beauty in this design is its simplicity, but don’t let that fool you into thinking it was easy to develop. We had to go down a gauntlet of parameters.
article  modernfarmer  gardening 
8 days ago
In Flight
En route from London to Tokyo, a pilot’s-eye view of life in the sky.
article  nytimes  flight  culture 
8 days ago
What If Everybody Didn't Have to Work to Get Paid?
Advocates say that a guaranteed basic income can lead to more creative, fulfilling work. The question is how to fund it.
article  theatlantic  economics  culture  basicincome 
8 days ago
Welcome to the world's newest country – the Kingdom of Enclava
The tiny Kingdom of Enclava is established on a patch of land between Slovenia and Croatia, weeks after the foundation of another micro-nation, Liberland
article  editorial  politics  taxes 
9 days ago
They Built It. No One Came.
In Pennsylvania, two men with 63 acres and a communal vision of utopia learn the hard way that not everyone follows the leader.
article  editorial  nytimes  sexuality  culture  history  commune  religion 
9 days ago
Meet the King of the Cult of Dunkin’ Donuts
The taste of your Dunkin’ Donuts addiction is affected by everything from climate change to a guy with a white beard trying to stop it from tasting like Starbucks.
article  coffee  editorial  thedailybeast 
9 days ago
Firing Well
Ending a work relationship needn’t be complicated or traumatic. It can be done in a sane and respectful way if a clean framework is set up at hiring time.
article  culture  management 
9 days ago
Self-Driving Trucks Are Going to Hit Us Like a Human-Driven Truck
The imminent need for basic income in recognition of our machine-driven future
editorial  article  economics  technology  autonomousvehicles 
10 days ago
How To Build A Fire | Foolproof Fire Starting Technique
How to build a fire using only what you can find in nature. Survival Life is the best source for prepper survival gear, tips, and off the grid living.
article  Outdoors  howto  fire 
14 days ago
Blessed Are Those Not Offended by Christ
Only discipleship rooted in the person of Christ will last the troubles all of us will face
article  theology  discipleship  culture  * 
14 days ago
Intel’s Gordon Moore talks about the genesis, legacy, and end of Moore’s law
Moore spoke at a special event to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Moore's law.
article  editorial  arstechnica  history  technology 
15 days ago
Slack vs. HipChat
For one week Crew switched from HipChat to Slack. Here's what went down.
article  editorial  tool  communication  technology 
15 days ago
The big drug database in the sky: One firefighter’s year-long legal nightmare
Authorities dig through prescription med databases thanks to pre-digital age precedent.
article  arstechnica  privacy  government  technology  law 
15 days ago
Miyazaki’s Beautiful Antiwar Dreams
War and peace in the films of Studio Ghibli
article  editorial  war  film  history  japan 
15 days ago
No One Seems to Know Who — or What — Is Poisoning North Carolina Drinking Water Supplies
Ninety-three percent of drinking water wells tested by state regulators were found to have toxins, which could be due to Duke Energy coal ash ponds — or geology.
article  vicemag  editorial  energy  northcarolina 
15 days ago
Jan Morris: No one else needs to climb Everest – let’s turn it into a memorial
Everest has been violated by fame, profit, sectarian rivalry and national pride. It's time to return it to holiness.
article  editorial  everest 
15 days ago
Out of the Shadows
Read conservative news, blogs and opinion about Colin Fleming, Freiburger Barockorchester, Isabelle Faust, Pablo Heras Casado, Robert Schumann and Violin Concerto from The Weekly Standard, the must read magazine available in online edition.
review  history  music  schumann 
16 days ago
The Vindication of Edward Snowden
A federal appeals court has ruled that one of the NSA programs he exposed was illegal.
article  editorial  theatlantic  edwardsnowden  nsa  law  constitution 
16 days ago
10 Reasons Why #HowOldRobot Gets Viral
A small demo app from //build 2015 went viral in the last two days. Since it was launched yesterday 4/29, the volume has…
article  ui  webdesign  editorial 
16 days ago
Engineers of addiction
You can play a slot machine in Las Vegas before you’ve even reached baggage claim: there are tiny slots parlors in every terminal of McCarran International Airport. Once you pick up your rental...
article  theverge  technology  money  addiction  games 
16 days ago
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