July 2019

Advertising is a cancer on society

#advertising #society

Earliest fragment from German vagina poem found in abbey library

#middle ages #sexuality #books

Erotic Poem From The Middle Ages

#middle ages #sexuality #books

Houston’s Highway Mega-Plan: An Environmental Justice Disaster

#cars #environment #disaster

Amputee can feel objects again with prosthetic arm inspired by Luke Skywalker

#health #tech

Teenager can walk again thanks to Dutch 3D printed spinal implant

#health #tech

Fitbits, other wearables may not accurately track heart rates in people of color

#health #tech #racism

Locked Out

Airbnb promises anyone can “live like a local” while driving out the people who actually live there, and making the usual suspects rich.

#cities #business #comics

Project Wonderful's sussessor?

#web #comics #business

Chief Gates Comes to Oakhurst: A Cop Drama

#america #games #law

Failing to Plan: How Ayn Rand Destroyed Sears

#business #politics

Software woven into wire: Core rope and the Apollo Guidance Computer

#vintage #space #computers

They were saying no one would ride it': 10 years on, Burrard bike lane is N. America's busiest, officials say

#america #bikes

Google employees are eavesdropping, even in Flemish living rooms, VRT NWS has discovered

#big tech #privacy

Thaddeus Kosciusko: The Polish Engineer You Never Heard of who Saved America

#america #engineering #history

The Slow Death of Hollywood

#movies #business

Film photography shows signs of revival among Japan's youth

#japan #youth #photos

The Mystery of Florida's Cannonball-Eating Spanish Fort

#america #engineering #history

Growing number of car-sharing users don’t rent cars for driving

#japan #cars #culture