Items for November 2020

Interview: Konstantinos Dimopoulos Discusses "Virtual Cities"

Tags: games, cities, books

By Our Powers Combined …

How the webring became the grassroots tool of choice for sharing content online in the ’90s.

Tags: vintage, web

Musicians And Other Artists To Get €325 Per Week In Universal Basic Income Scheme

Tags: music, work, economics

New lawsuit: Why do Android phones mysteriously exchange 260MB a month with Google via cellular data when they're not even in use?

Tags: big tech, privacy, law

Your Computer Isn't Yours

Tags: computers, privacy

Climate finance neglects small-scale farmers – new report

Tags: food, business, climate

Stunning Aerial Photographs Find The “Hidden City” Inside New York City

Tags: cities, photos

People Who Eat Chili Pepper May Live Longer – Reduced Risk of Dying From Cardiovascular Disease or Cancer

Tags: food, health, science

Bi Den

Tags: america, uk, politics

America’s Next Authoritarian Will Be Much More Competent

Tags: america, politics

Study reveals gender bias in TA evaluations

The female TA got five times as many negative reviews as the male TA — but they were the same person.

Tags: gender, science, education

Here’s what happened when a country let people trade in old cars for electric bikes, scooters

Tags: cars, bikes