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Archive for June, 2019
A viral video shows another side of the U.S. national bird. As it turns out, bald eagles frequently swim, moving through the water using an avian-style butterfly stroke.
Big Cartel's co-founders Matt Wigham and Eric Turner are passing the torch to new Big Cartel CEO Anna Brozek
This requires us to talk about a different kind of privacy, one that we haven’t needed to give a name to before. For the purposes of this essay, I’ll call it ‘ambient privacy’—the understanding that there is value in having our everyday interactions with one another remain outside the reach of monitoring, and that the small details of our daily lives should pass by unremembered. What we do at home, work, church, school, or in our leisure time does not belong in a permanent record. Not every conversation needs to be a deposition.
St. Louis sat in last place in the N.H.L. standings on Jan. 3 and then beat the Boston Bruins in the Cup finals, soaring to the first championship in the franchise’s history.
A different astronomy and space science related image is featured each day, along with a brief explanation.
Seattle has stopped charging people for personal drug possession. Instead, it is treating addiction - The Washington Post
The city hopes it can beat addiction by treating it as a public health crisis rather than a crime.
One of the bigger security announcements from Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference this week is Apple’s new requirement that app developers must implement the company’s new single sign-on solution, Sign In with Apple, wherever they already offer another third-party sign-on system. Apple’s decision to require its button in those scenarios is considered risky — especially at […]
Learn how to easily implement responsive table layouts with only CSS
Jack White has taken aim at DJ Khaled in a new interview, arguing that his hit 'Wild Thoughts' was "just Santana's song in its entirety".
Breaking down some easy steps to ensure you are writing clean and semantic
In 2014, chef Davide Cerretini put a sign in front of his Italian restaurant: "Give us a one star review on Yelp and get 25% off any pizza!"
How can a product designer develop their career as individual contributors? This simple recipe details the results and behaviors needed.
The long read: How the rise of the luxury pram capitalised on the status anxiety of a new generation of parents
Ranjan here. Today I’m talking salads and segmentation-driven stratification. In 2002, when I started working on a trading floor, I would get lunch for everyone on the desk. It’s like you might imagine: About 10 guys would bark really specific orders at you, and yell if you got something wrong.
Lizzie Widdicombe on the economist Emily Oster, who challenges the conventional wisdom on child rearing.
Stag Beer, that beloved mix of suds and ground-up deer antlers [EDITOR'S NOTE: FACT-CHECK THIS] born and brewed for years in Belleville before being acquired...
On Sunday night's episode of his Beats 1 show, Echo Chamber, Mike D revealed to Q-Tip that no one can find the masters to 'Masters of Ill'