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Week 201823

Nine surprising things worth more than this shimmering metal
What Happens When a Bad-Tempered, Distractible Doofus Runs an Empire? | The New Yorker
The Best Writing On Anthony Bourdain
Alternatives to Google Products (Complete List)
Hoe Pearl Jam verliefd werd op Tivoli Utrecht
Deepfake Videos Are Getting Impossibly Good
Iran’s Great Wall Is Now Buried and Forgotten – Atlas Obscura
The Great Wall of Gorgan, once the world’s largest fortification, was mysteriously abandoned.
Is America Ready for a Global Pandemic?
The epidemics of the early 21st century revealed a world unprepared, even as the risks continue to multiply. Much worse is coming.

Week 201822

Ancient Earth globe
Life and death on a superyacht | The Guardian
‘If something goes wrong, they can just raise the anchor and leave’
It’s time for Spotify to stop capping how much music you can save
Despite years of user complaints, libraries are still capped at 10,000 songs.
With GitHub, Microsoft would be buying a crucial part of the software ecosystem
Last.fm Was the Only Music Social Network That Made Sense
Inside the rise and fall of Last.fm, the social network that understood how online music worked and that resembled bits of Facebook, Songkick, Blogspot, and Spotify.
How to Pose for a Photograph
Elongate your neck. Find your good side. Don’t say “cheese.”
How to start with variable fonts on the web

Week 201821

GDPR explained
What’s the GDPR? What does the new regulation mean for you as an individual? What does it mean for you as a company or organisation?
SmugMug Flickr acquisition AMA!
Fun UI Password Fields
critters who react to password field interactions
SQIP – SVG-Based Image Placeholder
Why is 11 am + 1 hour == 12:00 pm?
on the English Language Learners Stack Exchange
Design Patterns on CodePen
UTC is Enough for Everyone, Right?
On building a calendar and fun with time/date exceptions
Organize Your Music
Organize your Spotify music by any of a wide range of musical attributes including genre, mood, decade of release and more.
Tales from the far-flung Faroes – BBC News
Dit zijn de betere tatoeëerders die je in Nederland gaat vinden

Week 201820

Amorphis – Queen of Time Review | Angry Metal Guy
What historical event needs a movie? – AskReddit
Ancient Rome’s Collapse Is Written Into Arctic Ice – The Atlantic
A genealogist dug up facts on these anti-immigrant influencers. The results are telling.
A Forgotten War on Women | The New Republic
When Metal Festivals Get Political, It Feels Like Utopia – Noisey
xkcd: Earth Temperature Timeline
Flopstarter | A platform for bad ideas
How to Be a Middle-Aged Rock Star
An Appreciation of Maynard James Keenan
Amazon Pushes Facial Recognition to Police. Critics See Surveillance Risk.
On Tuesday, the American Civil Liberties Union led a group of more than two dozen civil rights organizations that asked Amazon to stop selling its image recognition system, called Rekognition, to law enforcement. The group says that the police could use it to track protesters or others whom authorities deem suspicious, rather than limiting it to people committing crimes.
GDPR Hall of Shame
Bootstrap Grid: Mastering the Most Useful Flexbox Properties
How Facebook is influencing the Irish abortion referendum
De nieuwe Europese wet voor gegevensbescherming – Bits of Freedom
de regels geven jou meer regie over je gegevens. We zetten je belangrijkste rechten voor je op een rij.
Ireland abortion referendum
Country votes in landmark ballot
Hackers Trick Facial-Recognition Logins With Photos From Facebook (What Else?)
Dollar Street
project imagines the world as a street ordered by income…poor families live at one end and rich families live at the other. A team of photographers went out and photographed the everyday items owned by families of all income levels
Facial Recognition Tech Is Creepy When It Works—And Creepier When It Doesn’t
Internet Live Stats
Internet Usage & Social Media Statistics
Floor Jansen is internationaal onze grootste popzangeres.
Hoe kan het dan dat Nederland haar niet kent?

Week 201819

For six decades, ‘the man with the golden arm’ donated blood — and saved 2.4 million babies
Charles Mann: Can Planet Earth Feed 10 Billion People? – The Atlantic
I Used The Web For A Day With JavaScript Turned Off

Week 201818

Meet the ancestors… the two brothers creating lifelike figures of early man
De 5 mei-lezing van Stine Jensen
Fuck You Startup World – Startup Grind – Medium
Priority Guides · An A List Apart Article
A Content-First Alternative to Wireframes
50 Ways The World is Getting Better
Scenes Unseen: The Summer of ’78 – The New York Times
Long-forgotten pictures capture escape and discovery in the city’s parks.
Slayer’s Final Tour: A Tribute to the Metal Legends
The Story Behind Childish Gambino’s Symbolic "This Is America" Dance Choreography
Google AI Blog: Google Duplex
An AI System for Accomplishing Real-World Tasks Over the Phone
Discover Fascinating Vintage Maps From National Geographic’s Archives
More than 6,000 maps from the magazine’s 130-year-long history have been digitally compiled for the first time.
Stock photos of scientists reveal that science is mostly about staring
Ally Sheedy on Hollywood Sexism and Harvey Weinstein

Week 201817

Stack Overflow Isn’t Very Welcoming. It’s Time for That to Change.
Designer Challenges Himself To Create Logos With Hidden Meanings For A Year
At Nike, Revolt Led by Women Leads to Exodus of Male Executives
The Almosts and What-ifs of ‘Sliding Doors’
20 years after its release, the Gwyneth Paltrow movie lives on as a piece of pop psychology. Writer-director Peter Howitt explains how ‘Sliding Doors’—the film and the phenomenon—got made.
Pure CSS Francine
HTML/CSS drawing in the style of an 18th-century oil painting. Hand-coded entirely in HTML & CSS.

Week 201816

Roadburn 2018 zoekt avontuur op scherpst van de snede
mermaid · GitBook
a simple markdown-like script language for generating charts from text via javascript
‘There Is No Public Internet, and We Are the Closest Thing to It’
A conversation with Katherine Maher about Wikipedia’s nonprofit structure and what incentive-based media models lack.
From Game of Thrones to The Crown | The Guardian
the woman who turns actors into stars
YouTube Struggles With Plan to Clean Up Mess That Made It Rich – Bloomberg
Extremist propaganda, dangerous hoaxes, videos of tasered rats—the company is having its worst year ever. Except financially.

Week 201815

An Apology for the Internet — From the People Who Built It
Even those who designed our digital world are aghast at what they created. A breakdown of what went wrong — from the architects who built it.
A crummy drop-down menu appeared to kill dozens of mothers in Texas
The World According to TV News Maps
How can one not believe in god as the root cause of the universe? – Philosophy Stack Exchange
Some great answers here..
R. Lee Ermey, Harsh Drill Instructor in ‘Full Metal Jacket,’ Dies at 74
Critical Alignment Yoga
Interview with Gert van Leeuwen
Restaurant noise levels are climbing. Here’s how to fight back. – Vox
Why restaurants became so loud
BBC Sound Effects
collection of over sixteen thousand sound effects that the British Broadcating Corporation has collected and made through the years. The archive is fully searchable, and you can listen to it all on the site or download them as wav-files.
Jacinda Ardern wears Māori cloak to Buckingham Palace
My Favorite PostgreSQL Queries and Why They Matter
Was There a Civilization On Earth Before Humans? – The Atlantic
the more sustainable your civilization becomes, the smaller the signal you’ll leave for future generations.
It’s time to give Firefox a fresh chance – The Verge
Chrome has outgrown its competition in a way that’s unhealthy.
pico.js
a face-detection library in 200 lines of JavaScript
CSS Gradient Rounded Borders
What Does The Amazon Echo Look Mean For Personal Style? – Racked
Style Is an Algorithm. No one is original anymore, not even you.
OLPC’s $100 laptop was going to change the world
— then it all went wrong – The Verge
The Résumé – The Ringer
The Winding, Everlasting Career of William H. Macy
How the bathing suit you looked at online once follows you around for two months
Exclusive: Flickr bought by SmugMug
which vows to revitalize the photo service

Week 201814

The dots do matter: how to scam a Gmail user
Who Stole the Four-Hour Workday?
Google, Microsoft, and Mozilla Put Their Backing Behind New WebAuthn API
The new API will enable users to log into web apps and websites using other authentication methods besides passwords, the system used by all websites today. This includes hardware security keys, fingerprints, facial recognition, iris scans, and other biometrics solutions.
The 5 biggest takeaways from Mark Zuckerberg’s appearance before the Senate
Congress doesn’t understand Facebook. Does anyone?
Hoe Mojo met een hekje de wereld over ging
Directeur John Mulder over de Mojo Barrier, Prince geruststellen en de tuinman van Bono
Braille Nueu Typeface Communicates Visually and Physically in English and Japanese