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Tech’s Damaging Myth of the Loner Genius Nerd
Abbey Lossing The Google engineer who was fired last week over his memo wrote that most women were biologically unsuited to working in tech because they were…
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Nina Azucar @ nina_azucar Aug 16 Replying to @JMKTV @ALTernateEars Did you hear the sass in her voice? She better work! pic.twitter.com/DTMtfcWQJc Lynn @…
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The Latest Books on Running (and Endurance) Science
Back in May, after Eliud Kipchoge’s 2:00:25 marathon in Nike’s Breaking2 race , there was lots of debate about how much benefit Kipchoge had received from…
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3 days ago
Solar Eclipse 2017
An Eclipse Chaser’s Guide to Your First Eclipse The coming solar eclipse will be a wondrous sight — if you get into viewing position in time, the clouds…
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3 days ago
The problem with being strong and independent – Jerome Lebel-Jones – Medium
Nine years ago I caught up with a friend who had moved away to a part of Australia that is famed for year-round sunny weather and world-class surf. As we…
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7 days ago
Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness: A Conversation With Lana | Pitchfork
Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness: A Conversation With Lana Del Rey On the eve of her fourth album, the pagan pop star sounds more content than ever.…
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7 days ago
So, you want to work in security? – freeCodeCamp
So, you want to work in security? E very once in a while, I’ll get an email from an eager stranger asking for advice on how to have a career in security…
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8 days ago
Why Even the Hyperloop Probably Wouldn’t Change Your Commute Time
Two Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link trains in Hong Kong. Wider use of fast trains like these, or the projected Hyperloop, could make it practical…
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11 days ago
Node.js 8.3.0 is now available shipping with the Ignition + TurboFan execution pipeline
This post is brought to you by Myles Borins who is a @nodejs ctc member / developer advocate for Google Cloud . Why is this so exciting? Iginition + TurboFan…
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11 days ago
Housing hacks to save money and make smart choices
Choosing the best housing options can be exhausting: From finding your first apartment — and not overpaying on rent — to wondering if you can (or should) buy a…
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11 days ago
Exercise as a Weight-Loss Strategy
Getty Images Some types of exercise may be better than others at blunting appetite and potentially aiding in weight management, according to an interesting new…
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11 days ago
The Alt-Right and Glenn Greenwald Versus H.R. McMaster
Donald Trump and National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster. Photo: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images Donald Trump has scrambled the political spectrum in certain ways,…
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12 days ago
Read YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki's Response to the Controversial Google Anti-Diversity Memo
Yesterday, after reading the news, my daughter asked me a question. “Mom, is it true that there are biological reasons why there are fewer women in tech and…
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12 days ago
Christopher Nolan in One Minute
Game of Thrones Loot Train Attack Spoiler warning. After years of waiting for these three dragons to grow up and their mom to find a place to finally use them…
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The Best Show - STEAMROLLIN' CHUMPS Every Tuesday 9PM to 12AM EST
Friday, January 20, 2017 TOP 25 BEST & WORST ROBOTS Tuesday, January 10, 2017 JULIE KLAUSNER IN STUDIO! HAYES DAVENPORT IN STUDIO! SEAN CLEMENTS IN STUDIO! Oh…
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13 days ago
Listen to LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy on “The Best Show” | Pitchfork
LCD Soundsystem ’s James Murphy will be live in studio as a guest on tonight’s episode of “ The Best Show ” with Tom Scharpling . The show is live now—check it…
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Detroit’s Mayoral Election Is a Test of Recovery and Legacy
Coleman A. Young II campaigning last month at Bicentennial Tower, an apartment complex for older residents in Detroit. Mr. Coleman, whose father was Detroit’s…
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13 days ago
XIV Cribs Episode 57 - Super Detailed Small
Hey guys! Here on Gilgamesh we've been invited to a small, secluded estate and what an awesome decoration job! This is one of the nicest decorated smalls we…
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14 days ago
How to use drop handlebars properly?
Get via App Store Read this post in our app! This might seem like a really basic question, but there's no harm in asking. I've never had a bicycle with drop…
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14 days ago
The socialist movement is getting younger, thanks to one 75-year-old
Delegates at the Democratic Socialists of America national convention in Chicago vote on a resolution Friday. (Scott Heins) CHICAGO — After Democratic…
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Poetry in Action
Advertisement Book Review Six contemporary poets share the process behind their poems. Image A draft of “Ceremonial,” by Eduardo C. Corral. Credit “Ceremonial”…
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16 days ago
Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation? - The Atlantic
O ne day last summer, around noon, I called Athena, a 13-year-old who lives in Houston, Texas. She answered her phone—she’s had an iPhone since she was…
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17 days ago
Debugging Node.js with Chrome DevTools
Support for Node.js debuggability landed in Node.js master in May 2016. You can see it in action in the DevTools 2016 Google I/O talk . Here’s how to get up and…
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18 days ago
Losing It in the Anti-Dieting Age
J ames Chambers was watching membership sign-ups on Jan. 4, 2015, like a stock ticker — it was that first Sunday of the year, the day we all decide that this is…
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19 days ago
Decades of Questions Get Chilling Answer: He Was John Wayne Gacy’s Victim
MAYWOOD, Ill. — It was a painful mystery that had simmered just below the surface for about 40 years, and last month, the family of James Byron Haakenson…
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19 days ago
The Bliss Station
It’s felt impossible lately not to be distracted and despondent. I’m trying to spend as much time at my bliss station as I can. What’s a bliss station? Here’s…
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20 days ago
(12) Our own E. Jean Carroll is the longest running... - ELLE Magazine (US)
Our own E. Jean Carroll is the longest running advice columnist in history—and possibly one of the most interesting women in the world:
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Here's The Explosive Russia Testimony You Missed Whilst Distracted By 'The Mooch'
In his first week on the job, Anthony ‘The Mooch’ Scaramucci grabbed headlines around the world by swearing like a trooper and saying things like this about his…
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20 days ago
The Great Escape from Callback Hell – JavaScript Teacher – Medium
Making no Promises. Using generators and finally understanding async/await in-depth are all covered in this edition of my Medium JavaScript tutorial article —…
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22 days ago
Uber’s Search for New C.E.O. Hampered by Deep Split on Board
Travis Kalanick, who resigned as Uber’s chief executive last month, is said to be trying to stage a return to power. Danish Siddiqui/Reuters SAN FRANCISCO —…
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22 days ago
Inside Trump’s snap decision to ban transgender troops
President Donald Trump’s sudden decision was, in part, a last-ditch attempt to save a House proposal full of his campaign promises that was on the verge of…
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26 days ago
Life Is a Video Game—Here Are the Cheat Codes
W elcome, Player One, to a strategy guide for the game known as Life. As you’ve undoubtedly discovered, the game of Life is often quite difficult. You will face…
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26 days ago
Facebook worker living in garage to Zuckerberg: challenges are right outside your door
Victor, 29, and Nicole, 26, pose with their children: Victor, four; Sherlin, nine; and Jasmine, eight, in the car garage where they have lived for the past…
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28 days ago
What football will look like in the future
It's clear that the sport of football needs to change. And the $64,000 question, my friends, is simple: "how?" Something is terribly wrong. The writing's on the…
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28 days ago
Excommunicate Me from the Church of Social Justice
Feature image via Shutterstock There is a particularly aggressive strand of social justice activism weaving in and out of my Seattle community that has troubled…
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28 days ago
Turn Off Your Push Notifications. All of Them
Push notifications are ruining my life. Yours too, I bet. Download more than a few apps and the notifications become a non-stop, cacophonous waterfall of…
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29 days ago
How I Managed to Design the Most Successful Educational Computer Game of All Time
The Oregon Trail is, by most measures, the most successful education computer game of all time. Many versions of the game were created over the years, dating…
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29 days ago
Scott Walker Talks David Bowie, Early Career Stories in Rare Interview: Listen | Pitchfork
As promised , Scott Walker made a very rare appearance on “ Jarvis Cocker ’s Sunday Service”—the Pulp frontman’s BBC 6 Music show . In Walker’s first radio…
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29 days ago
Opinion | Why Are the Baby Boomers in Such a Bad Mood?
Starting sometime in the mid-1950s, baby boomers became the center of American cultural attention. Toni Home Permanents , cap guns , Hostess cupcakes ,…
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4 weeks ago
The transformative power of classical music | Benjamin Zander
http://www.ted.com Benjamin Zander has two infectious passions: classical music, and helping us all realize our untapped love for it -- and by extension, our…
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4 weeks ago
Opinion | Kamala Harris and Rand Paul: To Shrink Jails, Let’s Reform Bail
Kalief Browder, a 16-year-old New Yorker, was arrested on charges of stealing a backpack in 2010. To ensure he would show up for trial, and because of a…
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4 weeks ago
9 Destiny 2 BETA Tips
Here’s 9 interesting & helpful tips that have been found so far: 1. Stay with Zavala in the campaign mission to practice your new Super abilities Thanks goes to…
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How to Uproot Systemic Racism and Sexism in Venture Capital
Melinda Briana Epler CEO & Founder of Change Catalyst http://changecatalyst.co Tech Inclusion http://techinclusion.co Jul 5 Money and Power It’s hard to explain…
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4 weeks ago
We Spoke To Women Who Married Into ISIS In Syria. These Are Their Regrets.
NON-TRUMP CONTENT:

@borzou interviewed the wives of ISIS fighters outside Raqqa. It is INTENSE https://t.co/x3mMWCHCO5
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4 weeks ago
Why a Toaster Is a Design Triumph
Last year I fell in love with a toaster. It looks like most others. A brushed, stainless-steel housing. Four slots, to accommodate the whole family’s…
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4 weeks ago
Popoholic » Blog Archive » Alexandra Daddario And Kate Upton Have A “Ginormous Boob-Off” In The Layover Trailer
Here’s the brand spanking new trailer for The Layover starring the ridiculously hot and busty Alexandra Daddario and the even hotter and bustier Kate Upton…
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4 weeks ago
Becoming a Fearless City – The San Francisco Phoenix – Medium
Photo Credit: Judy Tuan. Used with permission. By Jennifer Bolen and Jack Coughlin Editor’s Note: In June 2017, a delegation of five members of the San…
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4 weeks ago
On The (Perceived) Value of EV Certs, Commercial CAs, Phishing and Let's Encrypt
Last week I wrote about how Life Is About to Get a Whole Lot Harder for Websites Without HTTPS . Somewhere in the comments there, the discussion went off on a…
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4 weeks ago
Nine Great Movies Under 90 Minutes Long on Netflix
Greta Gerwig in “Frances Ha.” IFC Films ‘Frances Ha’ (85 minutes) This sunny black-and-white rom-com is like a miniature Woody Allen movie, or a cheerier,…
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5 weeks ago
Opinion | Real Men Might Get Made Fun Of
A protest sign from the Women’s March on Washington in January. Michael Christopher Brown/Magnum Photos This is the first of a weekly column. A few weeks back,…
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5 weeks ago
What Is “Neo” about Neoliberalism?
In the buildup to the 2015 General Election, Nigel Farage, leader of the UK Independence Party (UKIP), reiterated his support for an “Australian-style points…
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5 weeks ago
Opinion | How We Are Ruining America
Mike Blake/Reuters Over the past generation, members of the college-educated class have become amazingly good at making sure their children retain their…
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5 weeks ago
Avoiding, not solving – Signal v. Noise
“One of the greatest ways to avoid trouble is to keep it simple. When you make it vastly complicated — and only a few high priests in each department can…
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6 weeks ago
Opinion | How Not to Get a Job
What do a fragrance designer, New York City cop, bed-and-breakfast manager and youth hockey coach have in common? Each of them recently applied for an account…
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6 weeks ago
Quote of the Day
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Why Millennials Keep Dumping You: An Open Letter to Management
This post was cowritten with Elizabeth McLeod, a millennial and cum laude graduate of Boston University, and daughter of Lisa Earle McLeod. Attracting and…
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6 weeks ago
Driving the Beat road
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sign In Subscribe Accessibility for screenreader Home Page Politics PowerPost The Fix White House Courts and Law Polling Monkey Cage…
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The Cult of Marie Kondo
On Wednesday evening, the tidy and the would-be tidy sat very still on the fourth floor of the Barnes & Noble bookstore at Union Square in Manhattan, craning to…
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6 weeks ago
Opinion | Marie Kondo: How to Choose Happiness
This is an article from Turning Points , a magazine that explores what critical moments from this year might mean for the year ahead. Turning Point: An…
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6 weeks ago
Coraline Ada Ehmke: Open Source Projects
Open Source Projects Ephemeral Ephemeral brings ORM-like functionality to non-persisted objects. The anticipated use case is for an application that consumes an…
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6 weeks ago
List: As a Barista, These Are the Wi-Fi Passwords I Wish My Coffee Shop Had
SorryWeDontHaveWifiHere IPromiseItsOnYourReceiptDontAskAgain coffeealllowercasenospaces DoYouReallyNeedTheInternetToWriteYourScreenplay coffeewithacapitalC…
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6 weeks ago
Ted Leo 'The Hanged Man' Interview
“I wrote this song 14 years ago,” says Ted Leo, gazing at his tiny audience. “There would be nights that I would look at the setlist and think, ‘I can’t believe…
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6 weeks ago
Two Final Fantasy XIV Players Buy Dozens Of Homes, Spark Debate Over Housing Shortage
Frustration over Final Fantasy XIV ’s housing shortage has come to a head after two players angered a lot of others by buying up 28 homes in the land-strapped…
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6 weeks ago
Alistair.Cockburn.us | Hexagonal architecture
Create your application to work without either a UI or a database so you can run automated regression-tests against the application, work when the database…
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6 weeks ago
Opinion | Want to Get Rid of Trump? Only Fox News Can Do It
KNOXVILLE, Iowa — President Trump’s administration is in crisis, consumed by fears of what Robert Mueller, the special counsel investigating Russia’s meddling…
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6 weeks ago
Why I joined Microsoft – ashleymcnamara – Medium
The best career advice I’ve received so far is, “Never turn down an interview.” I generally follow this advice because you only have so much time in life to…
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6 weeks ago
Women in Start-Up World Speak Up About Harassment
For three weeks early this summer, I had been competing with at least two other journalists to break a story about a little-known venture capitalist named…
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6 weeks ago
Coraline Ada Ehmke: Antisocial Coding: My Year at GitHub
I really enjoyed the job I had in 2015. I was a principal engineer at a health tech company, with a polyglot team comprised of Ruby and Clojure developers…
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6 weeks ago
Making a Marriage Magically Tidy
Modern Love By HELEN ELLIS I have the reputation of living what Marie Kondo might call a magically tidy life. My tights are rolled like sushi, my tabletops are…
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7 weeks ago
The Epic Untold Story of Nike’s Two Hour Marathon Attempt | WIRED
On the night of May 5, 2017, Eliud Kipchoge, the world’s best marathon runner, lay awake with his eyes open and his mind racing. Under ordinary circumstances he…
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7 weeks ago
Silicon Valley Women, in Cultural Shift, Frankly Describe Sexual Harassment
Their stories came out slowly, even hesitantly, at first. Then in a rush. One female entrepreneur recounted how she had been propositioned by a Silicon Valley…
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7 weeks ago
The Rise of the Thought Leader
Writing in one of Mussolini’s prisons in the 1930s, the Italian Marxist Antonio Gramsci jotted down the fragments that would become his theory of intellectuals…
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7 weeks ago
A Beginner’s Guide to Biking to Work
Cyclists making their way off the Williamsburg Bridge in Brooklyn. Victor J. Blue for The New York Times If that bicyclist whizzing by seems a little happier…
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7 weeks ago
The slow death of the electric guitar
The convention couldn’t sound less rock-and-roll — the National Association of Music Merchants Show. But when the doors open at the Anaheim Convention Center,…
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8 weeks ago
This is what it's like to grow up in the age of likes, lols and longing
Published on May 25, 2016 She slides into the car, and even before she buckles her seat belt, her phone is alight in her hands. A 13-year-old girl after a day…
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8 weeks ago
dtinth/JXA-Cookbook
· · · · · · · · · · · · · · · start reading → JavaScript for Automation Cookbook JavaScript for Automation is a new feature in OS X Yosemite.It lets you control…
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8 weeks ago
Warning Signs of Abusive Companies and People
"I saw these dynamics illustrated by a young boy who got a shock from touching an electric fence and was so frightened by it that he grabbed on to the fence for…
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9 weeks ago
The Mirrors of Ingmar Bergman, Narrated with the Poetry of Sylvia Plath
in Film, Poetry | March 4th, 2015 Leave a Comment Kagonada , the video-essayist behind the cinematic supercuts of Kubrick’s “ One-Point Perspective ” and Ozu’s…
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