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Heraclitusstudent

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WeCroak the app that reminds you you are going to die (theatlantic.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #apps on 13 Dec 2017  Posted 2 hours ago
Is that inspired? https://www.theatlantic.com/ma #apps

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Divided we code
by Heraclitusstudent in #CNN on 8 Dec 2017  Posted 5 days ago
http://money.cnn.com/technolog CNN on silicon valley.... - On censorship of Google and others: "Being conservative in tech, they say, is enough to threaten their jobs. Aaron Ginn founded Lincoln Network, a...

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Living in cars, working for Amazon: meet America's new nomads (theguardian.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #economy on 5 Dec 2017  74 comments, latest 6 days ago
https://www.theguardian.com/co Not a race to the bottom?#economy

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Republicans actually believe climate is warming, and would support regulating CO2 as a pollutant (scientificamerican.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #climate on 1 Dec 2017  5 comments, latest 12 days ago
An analysis of voter opinions finds that half of Republican voters think climate change is happening, and would support regulating CO2 as a pollutant. Christopher Intagliata reports.Representative Lamar Smith of...

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If Saudi Arabia Reforms.... (nytimes.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #religion on 16 Nov 2017  3 comments, latest a month ago
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/1 "It took the West being heavily hit by Islamist terrorism for it to appreciate fully the measure of this menace, long camouflaged. Indeed, even as Saudi leaders were shaking...

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Slaughterbots
by Heraclitusstudent in #future on 14 Nov 2017  15 comments, latest a month ago
In case you are not scared enough about the future: #future

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Podcast: How Money Corrupts Congress and a Plan to Stop It (longnow.org)
by Heraclitusstudent in #politics on 9 Nov 2017  3 comments, latest a month ago
#politicsThis is not a partisan issue and should be #1 on everyone agenda:2012, Long Now Foundation podcast: http://longnow.org/seminars/02

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Tracking signs of the next recession
by Heraclitusstudent in #investing on 2 Nov 2017  36 comments, latest a month ago
Give it a year. Maybe less. #investing

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Flake's photo in the NYT (nytimes.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #politics on 6 Nov 2017  2 comments, latest a month ago
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/1 In a Democracy, There Can Be No Bystanders"...until now I didn’t fully grasp the level of anxiety and real pain that exists across the country due to the state...

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Sexual Victimization by Women Is More Common Than Previously Known (scientificamerican.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #sexism on 6 Nov 2017  4 comments, latest a month ago
https://www.scientificamerican "Our findings might be critically viewed as an effort to upend a women’s rights agenda that focuses on the sexual threat posed by men. To the contrary, we argue...

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Why wages aren't growing? (nytimes.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #misc on 29 Sep 2017  2 comments, latest a month ago
Watch so-called economists wonder why paychecks stay low: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/0 https://finance.yahoo.com/news https://www.bloomberg.com/news - Weak unions, - Commoditized jobs served by low skill employees - Disappearence of pensions- Rise of "temporary, flexible...

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So you think you cannot be manipulated? (ted.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #misc on 30 Oct 2017  6 comments, latest a month ago
We're building a dystopia just to make people click on adshttps://www.ted.com/talks/z

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Someone is not clear on the concept of bacon... (techcrunch.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #misc on 24 Oct 2017  2 comments, latest 2 months ago
CRISPR’d pigs could produce low-fat baconhttps://techcrunch.com/20

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How AI and robots are eating desperately-needed jobs in India (zdnet.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #misc on 20 Oct 2017  4 comments, latest 2 months ago
This is not a race to the bottom.... http://www.zdnet.com/article/h At this rate, over a 100 million youth will have no jobs by 2025 under Modi's watch.

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NSA's use of 'traffic shaping' allows unrestrained spying on Americans (zdnet.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #misc on 22 Jun 2017  3 comments, latest 2 months ago
It's for your own good: http://www.zdnet.com/article/l

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Europe 3M: May, Macron, Merkel polling below Trump in the US. (bloomberg.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #misc on 9 Oct 2017  1 comment, latest 2 months ago
https://www.bloomberg.com/news

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The NYT defines white nationalism (nytimes.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #misc on 12 Oct 2017  14 comments, latest 2 months ago
White Nationalism Is Destroying the Westhttps://www.nytimes.com/20 “It’s the great replacement,” his friend added, echoing the title of a 2010 book by the French writer Renaud Camus, which paints a dark...

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A global food crisis may be less than a decade away (ted.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #misc on 10 Oct 2017  1 comment, latest 2 months ago
https://www.ted.com/talks/sara Once it starts it will likely continue relentlessly as the population continues to explode toward 12 billions by the end of the century, driving massive migration north. While the...

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Global Economy’s Stubborn Reality: Plenty of Work, Not Enough Pay (nytimes.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #misc on 7 Oct 2017  1 comment, latest 2 months ago
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/1 But Strategist says this is not a race to the bottom.

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What moral line does he have to cross for republicans to get a clue? (nytimes.com)
by Heraclitusstudent in #misc on 29 Sep 2017  8 comments, latest 2 months ago
Trump Could Save More Than $1 Billion Under His New Tax Planhttps://www.nytimes.com/in
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