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Thursday, 25. August 12016
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slap – Sublime-like terminal-based text editor.

People Often Trust Eloquence More Than Honesty.

It’s troubling because we’d like to think honesty would be rewarded, but in fact, people who deftly sidestep questions are rewarded more than people who answer honestly but ineloquently.

Wednesday, 24. August 12016
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Lots of interesting ideas.

Writing Less Damn Code.

I’m not the most talented coder in the world. No, it’s true. So I try to write as little code as possible. The less I write, the less there is to break, justify, or maintain.

Tuesday, 23. August 12016
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How Things Work: Martyrdom.

Or: The future of journalism? There is no future.

Gawker.com is shutting down today.

Update:Gawker, the open web, Thiel and Zuck” – Dave Winer, always good at connecting the dots.

It’s really neat, but still more than 800$…

Q&A with The LIFT Cargo Bike Founder (via liftcargobikes.com).

The LIFT turns YOUR bike into a Cargo Bike. And back again...

The Computer Chronicles: Women in Computing (1985). Via tiny.antville.org.

Saturday, 20. August 12016
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How Trolls Are Running Ruining the Internet.

This story is not a good idea. Not for society and certainly not for me. Because what trolls feed on is attention. And this little bit–these several thousand words–is like leaving bears a pan of baklava.

Welp, they ranked all the jokes in Airplane! from best to worst.

A menace to society: the war on pinball in America.

La Guardia argued that pinball was a ‘racket dominated by interests heavily tainted with criminality’, which took money from the ‘pockets of school children’.

Friday, 19. August 12016
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Stranger Things title generator.

ISSN 1608-4624.
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