W-3 by Bette Howland with Brigid Hughes, Yiyun Li, and Laurie Muchnick

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@3quarksdaily.com | 22 minutes ago

W-3: Postcard From The Edge

Rachel Cooke at The Guardian: W-3, Bette Howland’s memoir of her stay in a psychiatric hospital following an overdose, was first published in 1974, and comes to us now following the reissue, last year, of her 1978 collection of stories, Blue in Chicago. Both, as you may already k … | Continue reading


@3quarksdaily.com | 29 minutes ago

Your iPhone's WiFi will break after you join this hotspot

A new iPhone bug has come to light that breaks your iPhone's wireless functionality by merely connecting to a certain WiFi hotspot.. Once triggered, the bug would render your iPhone unable to establish a WiFi connection, even if it is rebooted or the WiFi hotspot is renamed. | Continue reading


@bleepingcomputer.com | 30 minutes ago

‘Dave’ Season 2 Featurette: Getting a Record Deal Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up to Be

FXX released a Dave season 2 featurette, revealing what creator Dave Burd and the rest of the crew is trying to accomplish this time. | Continue reading


@slashfilm.com | 30 minutes ago

Swordfish Is the Perfect Choice for Grilling. Here's How to Do It.

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@thekitchn.com | 30 minutes ago

Juneteenth Thoughts

Today is the first day Juneteenth is a national holiday in the United States (for federal workers it was observed yesterday because today is the weekend), and I was asked in email what thoughts I h… | Continue reading


@whatever.scalzi.com | 31 minutes ago

6 Android Apps That Will Help You Practice Daily Gratitude

You can improve your mood by focussing on the good things in your life. These gratitude apps will help you do just that. | Continue reading


@makeuseof.com | 31 minutes ago

Do you have a hairy glabella? Do you find vagitus annoying?

Most of the words on this list are a part of everyday life, yet I didn’t know any of them until today. I now know that I suffer from dysania every morning (#16), have a very hairy glabella (#1), an… | Continue reading


@boingboing.net | 31 minutes ago

Is Poe The Most Influential American Writer?

Michael Dirda at The Washington Post: Is Poe really the most influential American writer? Note that I didn’t say “greatest,” for which there must be at least a dozen viable candidates. But consider his radiant originality. Before his death in 1849 at age 40, Poe largely created t … | Continue reading


@3quarksdaily.com | 32 minutes ago

Building A Self-Hosted Journal

I've been thinking about starting to journal, but being the nerd that I am, I wanted something techie. So I built a self-hosted journal. | Continue reading


@kevq.uk | 45 minutes ago

TV Exec Unaware Reboot He Pitching Already Successful Twitter Parody Account

Television executive Arthur Gaines, 73, remains oblivious that the “Frasier” reboot he’s been pitching for the past hour is already a popular Twitter parody account titled “Frasier Does Telehealth.” | Continue reading


@thehardtimes.net | 46 minutes ago

Uxn – Virtual AV Computer

So, let’s have a dedicated Uxn thread! Sound potato What? Uxn is a portable 8-bit virtual computer inspired by forth-machines, capable of running simple tools and games programmable in its own assembly language. In English: Imagine a workstation that is so simple that it … | Continue reading


@llllllll.co | 48 minutes ago

6 Apps and Websites to Help You Recover From a COVID-19 Burnout

Feeling the stress from the continuing pandemic? Reset your mental health with the help of these tools. | Continue reading


@makeuseof.com | 1 hour ago

It's even worse than it appears. | Continue reading


@scripting.com | 1 hour ago

Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal - Season

Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal - Season | Continue reading


@smbc-comics.com | 1 hour ago

Cursive S Worksheet & Flashcard – Printable Handwriting Practice for Cursive Letter S

Let's practice the cursive letter s with these free printable letter cursive worksheets. Each printable worksheet has plenty of space for letter formation tracing and then space for cursive writing practice of both uppercase letters | Continue reading


@kidsactivitiesblog.com | 1 hour ago

5 Simple-Summer Dinners to Make on Repeat from Laura Fuentes of MOMables

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@thekitchn.com | 1 hour ago

How to Block Texts on iPhone: 5 Easy Methods

Get rid of all those annoying spam texts and calls on your iPhone with these easy methods. | Continue reading


@makeuseof.com | 1 hour ago

This web-based Theremin is incredibly fun to play with

I love playing around with this web-based Theremin by Femur Design. (There is also a $3 desktop/mobile app version). It’s described as a “free online synth instrument that makes an array of d… | Continue reading


@boingboing.net | 1 hour ago

Could More Marvel Superheroes Get the ‘Black Widow’ Prequel Treatment? Kevin Feige Weighs In

Marvel prequels or inbetween-quels are on the table for other characters after Black Widow, Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige says. | Continue reading


@slashfilm.com | 1 hour ago

Woodpecker Absolutely Going to Town on Kid’s Memorial Tree

A local woodpecker, ignoring the desperate pleas of parents, continued to go apeshit on a tree that was planted in memory of a child that passed away far too soon. | Continue reading


@thehardtimes.net | 1 hour ago

A Roadblock for Iran's President-Elect: He's on the U.S. Sanctions List

Ebrahim Raisi, who is accused of grave human rights violations, has also been penalized by the European Union. | Continue reading


@nytimes.com | 1 hour ago

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@manton.org | 1 hour ago

I'm Peter Roberts, immigration attorney who does work for YC and startups

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@news.ycombinator.com | 1 hour ago

Janet Malcolm and Joshua Cohen

Janet Malcolm has died. I, along with three other writers, wrote something about her for The New Republic. Like Orwell, who thought Homage to Catalonia would have been a good book had he not turned… | Continue reading


@crookedtimber.org | 1 hour ago

The “NightWatch” Alarm Clock Magnifier Dock for Apple Watch

Magnifies the Apple Watch's display so the clock is easier to read from your bedside table. | Continue reading


@toolsandtoys.net | 2 hours ago

TAR vs. TAR.GZ Files: What’s the Difference?

If you use a Linux computer, you may have noticed TAR and TAR.GZ files on different occasions. So, how do they differ? | Continue reading


@makeuseof.com | 2 hours ago

Why I Made a Shopping List Template (Organized by My Trader Joe’s Layout)

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@thekitchn.com | 2 hours ago

An unwanted update to your Google Account

Google sent me an email informing me that they will change the country associated with my account in 30 days. What I find curious is that it says the services are essentially the same between different countries. So, there is no advantage to me as a consumer for anything to chang … | Continue reading


@roboleary.net | 2 hours ago

Upcoming Changes for Some US Businesses

We are making changes to our published rates in the United States to better align our pricing with the value that our products and services provide.

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@newsroom.paypal-corp.com | 2 hours ago

EventBus 3.1 with plain Java support

EventBus 3.1 brings plain Java support and adds a new thread mode for event delivery. EventBus is used by over 25% of top Android apps. | Continue reading


@greenrobot.org | 2 hours ago

Coober Pedy, the Australian mining town where residents live underground

Originally an opal mining town, many of Coober Pedy's residents live underground to escape the region's immense heat. | Continue reading


@businessinsider.com | 2 hours ago

Searching for McClatchy's North Carolina Future

The News & Observer and The Charlotte Observer remain the state’s most powerful and essential media outlets. But as North Carolina faces a dire local news and information crisis, the papers’ new ownership, shrinking footprint, and challenging business environment raise doubt abou … | Continue reading


@theassemblync.com | 2 hours ago

Steam required additional 57.51 GB download for a review

Steam required additional 57.51 GB download for a review | Continue reading


@mcraiha.github.io | 2 hours ago

Declining trust in government is denting democracy (2017)

According to a new index, America's democracy score deteriorated in 2016 | Graphic detail | Continue reading


@economist.com | 2 hours ago

How to Add Themes in Microsoft Edge

Tired of Edge's default design? Switch it up by changing Edge's theme. | Continue reading


@makeuseof.com | 2 hours ago

This website will self destruct if someone doesn't post a message on it after 24 hours have elapsed

This Website Will Self Destruct will disappear in 24 hours if it doesn’t receive a message from at least one person every day. You can read the anonymous messages which have been submitted by other… | Continue reading


@boingboing.net | 2 hours ago

How End-of-Life Doulas Help Ease the Final Transition

We are your personal advocate, cheerleader, companion, guide, ear, rock | Continue reading


@scientificamerican.com | 2 hours ago

Life as a public school teacher in the San Francisco Bay Area in 2021

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@adamcadre.ac | 2 hours ago

5 Fancy Ways to Smoke Weed so You Don’t Feel as Bad About Failing to Launch

Hey pothead! That’s right you lazy stoner. So you failed to launch? Big fucking deal. You’re back with your folks and spending all your time smoking weed, unemployed, and hating your life. You’re 32 and living like a teenager. Well it’s time to DO SOMETHING about it. Get off your … | Continue reading


@thehardtimes.net | 2 hours ago

11 Tips and Tricks to Start Using the Brush Library in Procreate

If you're new to Procreate, you'll want to check out the Brush Library—a fun and dynamic feature for creating art. | Continue reading


@makeuseof.com | 2 hours ago

Jose Valim introduces LiveBook v0.2: inputs, graphs, and more

Livebook is a web application for writing interactive and collaborative code notebooks.https://github.com/elixir-nx/livebook/See ElixirConf.com for the lates... | Continue reading


@youtube.com | 2 hours ago

Taking students from schematic to silicon in one semester (2018) [pdf]

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@people.eecs.berkeley.edu | 2 hours ago

Show HN: An annotation tool for ML and NLP

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@getmarkup.com | 2 hours ago

Riverdale Red House by ASQUITH Architecture

The residents of Riverdale Red House inToronto were looking to replace their existing rear addition that was in a poor state of repair. | Continue reading


@homeworlddesign.com | 2 hours ago

It's even worse than it appears. | Continue reading


@scripting.com | 2 hours ago

What to Watch For in the U.S.A. Track & Field Olympic Trials

The top three finishers in each event qualify for the Tokyo Games, provided they have reached the Olympic standard. | Continue reading


@nytimes.com | 2 hours ago

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@manton.org | 2 hours ago