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    Boing Boing

  • A hospital dumps a Black man on a sidewalk with tubes still attached. He is found unresponsive
    A Georgia hospital dumped a seriously ill Black man, with tubes and a catheter still attached to him, on a sidewalk after his Medicare ran out. The 68-year-old patient, who had "a fever, signs of sepsis, a urinary tract infection and an elevated heart rate," according to WSB-TV, was found... Read more »
  • Watch a mom nearly blur in this amazing dance for her son's 6th birthday party
    An Illinois-based mom celebrates her "baby's" 6th birthday with this spectacular, high-speed dance she and her partner performed at his party. And it's not just a one-off –– check out her TikTok (@maryanpeter) for many more of her fun, often incredible dance videos. — Read the rest... Read more »
  • The greatest spatula for use with my cast iron skillets
    This All-Clad stainless steel spatula is perfect for use with my favorite cast iron pan. I would be lost without them. The thickness of the spatula, and its hardness, are just wonderful. This tool easily slides under anything I may be frying and can be used to scrape light scorches... Read more »
  • Top New York Dem compares party's own candidate, a black woman, to Klan Grand Wizard David Duke.
    India Walton, a black woman who identifies as a democratic socialist, defeated the incumbent party insider in this summer's Democratic primary election for the Buffalo mayoral race. Rather than accept the outcome and support their own candidate, New York's Dem establishment has done everything it can to avoid doing so.... Read more »
  • Get a good night's sleep and put an end to your snoring once and for all for $65
    We all know someone who is a terrible snorer or, maybe, that person is us! Either way, everyone hates snoring. The bad news is, it can be tough to stop because we aren't aware of what may be causing the snoring in the first place. — Read the rest... Read more »
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    For your next movie night, let Masaaki Yuasa take you through a psychedelic night in Kyoto with his 2018 anime, The Night is Short, Walk on Girl. At its core, the film is a romantic comedy, following a young girl looking for an adult night out on the town. —... Read more »
  • A confused school in Miami bans students for 30 days if they receive a Covid shot
    The Centner Academy, a Florida school who claims "we are not anti-vaxxers," is banning students who dare to get vaxxed from showing up at school for 30 days after each shot. This is the same misinformed, up to $30,000-per-year Miami private school that discourages teachers from getting vaxxed. — Read... Read more »
  • Why are Red Delicious apples absolutely not delicious?
    Red Delicious is perhaps the biggest misnomers in the entire realm of fruits and vegetables. They're mealy, mild, and wholly unexciting compared to such greats as the Gala, Fuji, and Granny Smith. So how come the Red Delicious was America's favorite Apple for more than 70 years? — Read the... Read more »
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    From the Beatles 1966 album Revolver, "Eleanor Rigby" embodied a shift for the band from pop rock and rollers to a more mature group eager to experiment and harness the power of studio production and emerging technology. In the New Yorker, Paul McCartney wrote down the story behind all the... Read more »
  • Fake Apple event stream on YouTube actually a crypto scam
    I wish someone would find a use for crypto other than scams already. 9to5 Mac: The YouTube stream has somehow drawn up to 30,000 concurrent viewers. It helps that the YouTube search algorithm is heavily promoting it, thanks to a title that includes the words 'REDESIGNED MacBook Pro, NEW AIRPODS,... Read more »
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    Boing Boing

  • A hospital dumps a Black man on a sidewalk with tubes still attached. He is found unresponsive
    A Georgia hospital dumped a seriously ill Black man, with tubes and a catheter still attached to him, on a sidewalk after his Medicare ran out. The 68-year-old patient, who had "a fever, signs of sepsis, a urinary tract infection and an elevated heart rate," according to WSB-TV, was found... Read more »
  • Watch a mom nearly blur in this amazing dance for her son's 6th birthday party
    An Illinois-based mom celebrates her "baby's" 6th birthday with this spectacular, high-speed dance she and her partner performed at his party. And it's not just a one-off –– check out her TikTok (@maryanpeter) for many more of her fun, often incredible dance videos. — Read the rest... Read more »
  • The greatest spatula for use with my cast iron skillets
    This All-Clad stainless steel spatula is perfect for use with my favorite cast iron pan. I would be lost without them. The thickness of the spatula, and its hardness, are just wonderful. This tool easily slides under anything I may be frying and can be used to scrape light scorches... Read more »
  • Top New York Dem compares party's own candidate, a black woman, to Klan Grand Wizard David Duke.
    India Walton, a black woman who identifies as a democratic socialist, defeated the incumbent party insider in this summer's Democratic primary election for the Buffalo mayoral race. Rather than accept the outcome and support their own candidate, New York's Dem establishment has done everything it can to avoid doing so.... Read more »
  • Get a good night's sleep and put an end to your snoring once and for all for $65
    We all know someone who is a terrible snorer or, maybe, that person is us! Either way, everyone hates snoring. The bad news is, it can be tough to stop because we aren't aware of what may be causing the snoring in the first place. — Read the rest... Read more »
  • The Night is Short, Walk on Girl is an anime about a psychedelic night in Kyoto
    For your next movie night, let Masaaki Yuasa take you through a psychedelic night in Kyoto with his 2018 anime, The Night is Short, Walk on Girl. At its core, the film is a romantic comedy, following a young girl looking for an adult night out on the town. —... Read more »
  • A confused school in Miami bans students for 30 days if they receive a Covid shot
    The Centner Academy, a Florida school who claims "we are not anti-vaxxers," is banning students who dare to get vaxxed from showing up at school for 30 days after each shot. This is the same misinformed, up to $30,000-per-year Miami private school that discourages teachers from getting vaxxed. — Read... Read more »
  • Why are Red Delicious apples absolutely not delicious?
    Red Delicious is perhaps the biggest misnomers in the entire realm of fruits and vegetables. They're mealy, mild, and wholly unexciting compared to such greats as the Gala, Fuji, and Granny Smith. So how come the Red Delicious was America's favorite Apple for more than 70 years? — Read the... Read more »
  • Paul McCartney tells the story of writing Eleanor Rigby
    From the Beatles 1966 album Revolver, "Eleanor Rigby" embodied a shift for the band from pop rock and rollers to a more mature group eager to experiment and harness the power of studio production and emerging technology. In the New Yorker, Paul McCartney wrote down the story behind all the... Read more »
  • Fake Apple event stream on YouTube actually a crypto scam
    I wish someone would find a use for crypto other than scams already. 9to5 Mac: The YouTube stream has somehow drawn up to 30,000 concurrent viewers. It helps that the YouTube search algorithm is heavily promoting it, thanks to a title that includes the words 'REDESIGNED MacBook Pro, NEW AIRPODS,... Read more »
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    ReadWrite

  • The Automation Boom is Coming. Will the Internet Be Ready?
    We live in an increasingly connected world. It’s estimated that there will be about 260 million internet-connected devices in the U.S. by 2020, and the next wave of these devices will push our data demand even further. New Bluetooth advancements, for instance, enable devices to perform within a range that’s four times greater, twice the... Read more »
  • These Teen AI Entrepreneurs Will Amaze You
    Starting a business is not an easy decision to make. Building a company requires work and money as well, and time. The resources of time, work, and money mean you will have to make sacrifices to start your business. It takes someone who has a lot of passion and confidence... Read more »
  • What You Need to Know to Use Drones for Your Wedding
    The popularity of wedding drone photography is constantly rising. It’s not surprising because these flying machines can take really amazing photos and videos. But many people still aren’t sure about the necessity of aerial photography at weddings or different events. We’ve gathered for you the most important information you need... Read more »
  • Trade Secrets Claimed by Prolacta to Steal Founders’ Company – Again
    Elana Medo has dedicated many decades of her life to making mother’s milk available to premature babies. Now a questionable trade secret lawsuit threatens to destroy her life’s work and leave preterm infants without access to life-saving milk. The cost of a Corporation Stealing from an Individual has been the... Read more »
  • Achieving Paperless Operations and Document Automation with AI and ML
    Paper is an essential commodity for office operations. Most conventional offices rely on paper for completing the simplest tasks. Even after digitization, the dream of a completely paperless office is far from reality. Humans are used to a standard form of note-taking and documentation. Here is how to achieve paperless... Read more »
  • Secret to Getting Leads with Digital Marketing Technology
    Nowadays most companies are doing SEO, PPC, and Content Marketing. Yet sometimes the company’s are not getting the leads they need. Some businesses get leads — but not quality leads, or they don’t get the leads that fit their expectations. The main reason a company doesn’t get the leads they... Read more »
  • Successful Scaling: How to Grow Without Tumbling Back Down
    “Breathing would be delightful,” the director of products told me in our kickoff. His startup was growing fast. It had a bunch of new funding, the pressure was on to ship, and the team was underwater. I was there to help and take the pressure off so they could breathe.... Read more »
  • WIB Vulnerability: Sim-Card that Allows Hackers to Takeover Phones
    In the past, we’ve all witnessed sim-jacking attacks that allow a hacker to impersonate the targeted victim to steal the phone number. Hackers can gain access to unauthorized information related to the victim using the vulnerability, ‘SimJacker’ was that vulnerability. Recently there’s a similar vulnerability that has popped up, which... Read more »
  • 6 Industries Blockchain Technology Will Revolutionize
    In line with new evolving computer technologies, a lot of issues previously found complicated are now seen as an easygoing task, for example, e-commerce, contactless payment, secured online transactions, and ride-hailing. All thanks to blockchain, a new technology that massively revitalized all-around sectors, equipping the financial industry with enhanced solutions... Read more »
  • 4 Unique Growth Tactics for 2020
    Marketing tactics change constantly. Each year new tactics become more impactful, and old ones fade into obscurity. Sticking to the same tactics is stale for your current customers and potential customers, too. Instead of just running the same growth tactics for years on end, it’s time to make a switch in 2020. Here... Read more »
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    ReadWrite

  • The Automation Boom is Coming. Will the Internet Be Ready?
    We live in an increasingly connected world. It’s estimated that there will be about 260 million internet-connected devices in the U.S. by 2020, and the next wave of these devices will push our data demand even further. New Bluetooth advancements, for instance, enable devices to perform within a range that’s four times greater, twice the... Read more »
  • These Teen AI Entrepreneurs Will Amaze You
    Starting a business is not an easy decision to make. Building a company requires work and money as well, and time. The resources of time, work, and money mean you will have to make sacrifices to start your business. It takes someone who has a lot of passion and confidence... Read more »
  • What You Need to Know to Use Drones for Your Wedding
    The popularity of wedding drone photography is constantly rising. It’s not surprising because these flying machines can take really amazing photos and videos. But many people still aren’t sure about the necessity of aerial photography at weddings or different events. We’ve gathered for you the most important information you need... Read more »
  • Trade Secrets Claimed by Prolacta to Steal Founders’ Company – Again
    Elana Medo has dedicated many decades of her life to making mother’s milk available to premature babies. Now a questionable trade secret lawsuit threatens to destroy her life’s work and leave preterm infants without access to life-saving milk. The cost of a Corporation Stealing from an Individual has been the... Read more »
  • Achieving Paperless Operations and Document Automation with AI and ML
    Paper is an essential commodity for office operations. Most conventional offices rely on paper for completing the simplest tasks. Even after digitization, the dream of a completely paperless office is far from reality. Humans are used to a standard form of note-taking and documentation. Here is how to achieve paperless... Read more »
  • Secret to Getting Leads with Digital Marketing Technology
    Nowadays most companies are doing SEO, PPC, and Content Marketing. Yet sometimes the company’s are not getting the leads they need. Some businesses get leads — but not quality leads, or they don’t get the leads that fit their expectations. The main reason a company doesn’t get the leads they... Read more »
  • Successful Scaling: How to Grow Without Tumbling Back Down
    “Breathing would be delightful,” the director of products told me in our kickoff. His startup was growing fast. It had a bunch of new funding, the pressure was on to ship, and the team was underwater. I was there to help and take the pressure off so they could breathe.... Read more »
  • WIB Vulnerability: Sim-Card that Allows Hackers to Takeover Phones
    In the past, we’ve all witnessed sim-jacking attacks that allow a hacker to impersonate the targeted victim to steal the phone number. Hackers can gain access to unauthorized information related to the victim using the vulnerability, ‘SimJacker’ was that vulnerability. Recently there’s a similar vulnerability that has popped up, which... Read more »
  • 6 Industries Blockchain Technology Will Revolutionize
    In line with new evolving computer technologies, a lot of issues previously found complicated are now seen as an easygoing task, for example, e-commerce, contactless payment, secured online transactions, and ride-hailing. All thanks to blockchain, a new technology that massively revitalized all-around sectors, equipping the financial industry with enhanced solutions... Read more »
  • 4 Unique Growth Tactics for 2020
    Marketing tactics change constantly. Each year new tactics become more impactful, and old ones fade into obscurity. Sticking to the same tactics is stale for your current customers and potential customers, too. Instead of just running the same growth tactics for years on end, it’s time to make a switch in 2020. Here... Read more »