Kamala Harris's $15 Million Proposal to Fix Local Government Tech

A new bill proposal allots $15 million to help local governments modernize their digital services. Is this the lifeline cities need? | Continue reading


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K2 Quest is Over—Mountain Remains Unclimbed in the Winter

Alex Txikon, Pasang Sherpa, and Cheppal Sherpa abandon bid for first-ever winter K2 climb. | Continue reading


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"Optimizing application" in Signal

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


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Editorial Illustration by Spiros Halaris

We covered many times the beautiful illustration work from multi-disciplinary artist Spiros Halaris. Today we're featuring some of his latest editorial | Continue reading


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Rodarte Was an Unexpected Pick for Lady Gaga

And not a successful one. | Continue reading


@gofugyourself.com | 1 hour ago

CityLab Daily: Did Amazon Overpromise?

Also: The power of privileged neighborhoods, and the women of the Bauhaus. | Continue reading


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20 Simple Vegetarian Dinners

Find 20 popular vegetarian dinner recipes that are easy to make and good for you, too! Bonus: these healthy recipes make great leftovers. | Continue reading


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Meet the Team // Welcome, Julia Carevic!

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A game to test your ability to pick random numbers

Compared to a computer’s pseudo-random number generator, we are not good at picking random numbers. Ilya Perederiy made a quick game to show how bad you are: Your fingers tend to repeat certa… | Continue reading


@flowingdata.com | 1 hour ago

AR UX: Litho wearable pointer

Check out this funky little donkus, "a small finger-worn controller that connects to your smartphone or headset" to help you point at & control items in the world. It's more easily demoed than explained:[Vimeo] | Continue reading


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How to make your brain adaptive enough to cope with anything

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@newscientist.com | 2 hours ago

“On a unified team, each athlete is allowed a partner to support...

“On a unified team, each athlete is allowed a partner to support them on the court. We make sure every athlete gets a chance to participate and score.  We control the tempo.  Since basketball games can be chaotic, it can be helpful for athletes to have a teammate who can guide th … | Continue reading


@humansofnewyork.com | 2 hours ago

A Marble Tribute in This Modern Apartment

What happens if you equip a minimalist apartment with all-over marble floors? Magic. Conceived by a Vilnius-based studio DO Architects, this Lithuanian | Continue reading


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@manton.org | 2 hours ago

The Fertility Doctor’s Secret

For The Atlantic, Sarah Zhang tells the story of dozens of people who found out through DNA testing that a fertility doctor named | Continue reading


@kottke.org | 2 hours ago

Fug Madness 2019: And The Contenders Are…

Drum roll… | Continue reading


@gofugyourself.com | 2 hours ago

Knickey

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@atelierdore.com | 2 hours ago

Transformation (im) Tourismus: Der Countdown läuft

Einen gesunden Tourismus kann es nur auf einem gesunden Planet Erde geben. Der Tourismus selbst kann die Speerspitze für die Gesundung sein. | Continue reading


@tp-blog.at | 2 hours ago

Dead whale found with 40kg of plastic in its stomach

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A third of fish sold is mislabelled — here’s how to avoid being duped

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Everything Is Just a Happening

This guided meditation by Alan Watts really helped me this morning. (There's a version without music as well.)From The Practic | Continue reading


@kottke.org | 3 hours ago

Taraji P. Henson Takes My Favorite Shirt From Back in the Day and Turns It Into a Dress

Ugh, the 90s really are back. | Continue reading


@gofugyourself.com | 3 hours ago

Giving Up on the Ski Town Dream

When the fantasy and reality of living in an expensive mountain town collide, reality usually wins. | Continue reading


@adventure-journal.com | 3 hours ago

Francis Lam is on a Bleisure Trip to Thailand

Business plus leisure, plus indigenous coffee and some sick Nam Prik: acclaimed food writer, editor, and radio host Francis Lam talks about it all with Nathan in Chiang Mai. | Continue reading


@roadsandkingdoms.com | 3 hours ago

Rumilahua Hacienda, Ecuador / Lopez Lopez Arquitectos

In the Andes, at 3,300 m and surrounded by the Sincholagua, Cotopaxi, Rumiñahui, Corazón and Pasochoa volcanoes, is the Rumilahua hacienda. | Continue reading


@homeworlddesign.com | 3 hours ago

The Whole Spreadsheets as Databases Thing is Pretty Cool

A spreadsheet has always been a strong (if fairly literal) analogy for a database. A database has tables, which is like a single spreadsheet. Imagine a | Continue reading


@css-tricks.com | 4 hours ago

It Appears There Is a New Pretty Little Liars Spin-Off

The cast really did it up for the premiere. | Continue reading


@gofugyourself.com | 4 hours ago

13 Things I Found on the Internet Today (Vol. CCCXLIV)

1. A Bedouin woman from Muscat, Oman, ca. 1905She is wearing a ‘batula’, a traditional face covering. If you go out into the rural regions of Oman today you will still see elderly women wearing something similar, but generally with a veil in addition. However, they usually call i … | Continue reading


@messynessychic.com | 4 hours ago

The IPO Price and the S1

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@avc.com | 4 hours ago

Me and “Love, Death and Robots”

The Netflix animated-but-really-not-for-kids series Love, Death & Robots came out last Friday, and three of the eighteen episodes were based on short stories of mine: "When the Yogurt Took Over," "Alternate Histories" and "Three Robots." So naturally folks are wondering how I got … | Continue reading


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@scripting.com | 4 hours ago

Modern Villa Interior Design in Kiev by Denis Rakayev

The villa by Denis Rakayev is located in a pine forest and has its own access to the river. This modern villa interior design was completed .. | Continue reading


@homeworlddesign.com | 4 hours ago

IPA's Sustainable Development Goals Book Club Welcomes Bologna Children's Book Fair, Others

The first selection of children's books in the International Publishers Association's SDG Book Club with the United Nations is due on April 2 at Bologna Children's Book Fair. | Continue reading


@publishingperspectives.com | 4 hours ago

How bringing people together to find consensus helped us improve pensions

A look back on the RSA's work to make CDC pensions a reality. | Continue reading


@thersa.org | 5 hours ago

In Her Words: Samaris Pagán on Hurricane Maria

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@atelierdore.com | 5 hours ago

Huawei Band 2 Pro Fitness Tracker Review

In a market literally flooded with fitness trackers, the Huawei Band 2 Pro stands out with its impressive battery life and comfortable design. Sure other bands may offer more features but considering the Band 2 | Continue reading


@baldhiker.com | 5 hours ago

Seared Salmon Poke Bowl

This delicious spin on a salmon poke bowl features seared salmon and veggies in a colorful bowl, an easy dinner idea perfect for weeknights or entertaining! | Continue reading


@acouplecooks.com | 5 hours ago

The Underestimated Importance of Encouragement in Habit Change

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@zenhabits.net | 5 hours ago

Whatever You Do, DON'T BREAK EYE CONTACT

Minions, today is a holiday I can celebrate whole heartedly and with zero effort, because it was p... | Continue reading


@cakewrecks.com | 5 hours ago

Racing Against Cold to Photograph a Rarely Seen Caribou Migration

The landscape below is white. Cold white, with stunted black trees – the type of trees that are found north of the Arctic Circle. Beneath our little bush plane, a pair of wolves sprints towards what could loosely be called a forest. In the middle of the small lake below us is a r … | Continue reading


@adventure-journal.com | 5 hours ago

7 Content Projects, If You Managed Marketing for a Local Café

Whether you're managing marketing for a brick-and-mortar business or a website in a crowded niche, these seven content projects help new people choose you. | Continue reading


@copyblogger.com | 5 hours ago

How CDC Pensions can give better outcomes: an illustrative example

Jo is saving for a pension, and wants to have enough to provide for herself from retirement until death. | Continue reading


@thersa.org | 5 hours ago

An Introduction to Web Components

Front-end development moves at a break-neck pace. This is made evident by the myriad articles, tutorials, and Twitter threads bemoaning the state of what | Continue reading


@css-tricks.com | 5 hours ago

Apple Announces New iPad Air, iPad mini

With its media event just a week away, it seems that Apple is clearing the decks a bit. This morning, the company announced a new iPad, as well as an updated iPad mini. iPad Air The new non-Pro iPa… | Continue reading


@512pixels.net | 5 hours ago

To Dismantle Inequality, Focus on ‘Advantaged’ Neighborhoods

A new study shows that growing up in an affluent neighborhood brings “compounding privileges”—especially for white residents. | Continue reading


@citylab.com | 5 hours ago

Carrot Cake

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@willcookforsmiles.com | 5 hours ago