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Sunday, 13. January 12019
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“It’s 2019 and I Still Make Websites with my Bare Hands.”

I have no idea how to make a website the way the cool kids do today.

Photopea: advanced image editor.

Free online design editor supporting PSD, XCF, Sketch, XD and CDR formats.

Source: photopea.com

Why a Medieval Woman Had Lapis Lazuli Hidden in Her Teeth.

An analysis of dental plaque illuminates the forgotten history of female scribes.

MacKenzie Bezos and the Myth of the Lone Genius Founder.

Empires like Amazon and Apple are not created by a single man in a vacuum; they are the product of a mix of luck and contributions from an entire team—including from a founder’s spouse.

From the must-have-been-living-under-a-rock dept.

The Vienna Symphonic Library® is a research-driven music software and sample library developer based in Vienna, Austria.

The company was founded by Herb Tucmandl in October 2000. Since then, more than three million samples of nearly every instrument of the symphonic orchestra, choir and more have been recorded and published.

Thursday, 10. January 12019
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Route to the Top 2018.

What do the current CEOs of some of the world’s largest companies look like? Some 95% are male, two-thirds hold advanced degrees, and almost half have experience in finance or general management.

Would also be interesting how much money they had for a start (inheritance etc.) – I assume another devastating graph…

Monday, 7. January 12019
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120 Years of Electronic Music.

The history of electronic music from 1800 to 2015.

Relevant: klangmaschinen.ima.or.at

Jena Friedman: Treat Nazis Like You Treat Women.

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Das ist AfD.

Kish mir en tuches.

Investigating Apps interactions with Facebook on Android (via t3n.de).

We found that at least 61 percent of apps we tested automatically transfer data to Facebook the moment a user opens the app. This happens whether people have a Facebook account or not, or whether they are logged into Facebook or not.