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Silicon Valley billionaire loses bid to prevent access to public beach | Environment | The Guardian

🏄🏻🏄🏻🏄🏻 [via]

This Report Says More LGBT People Were Killed So Far In 2017 Than In All Of 2016

More LGBT people have been killed so far in 2017 than in all of 2016, according to a new report h…[via]

Trump Won’t Rule Out Military Option for Venezuela - WSJ

Trump says he won't rule out a military option for Venezuela [via]

Can Any Democratic Candidate Satisfy the Left? | New Republic

sarah nailed it. this piece is spot on [via]

Andrew Ng’s Next Trick: Training a Million AI Experts - MIT Technology Review

💡 "I see so many ways that AI can make human life better." (@techreview)[via]

How I Use Weekends And Mondays To Stay Productive (And Sane) All Week

✅ Avoid the Sunday night blues - get more out of your weekend and prepare for the week ahead: (via Fast Company)[via]

Why Adults Without Kids Are Obsessed With Disney Cruises - Bloomberg

🛳 "Even among premium cruise lines, Disney claims some of the industry’s highest ratings" (@luxury)[via]

M: Removed due to DMCA takedown request · easylist/easylist@a4d380a · GitHub

TIL Github can force you to remove code that assists with "circumvent[ing] copyright access controls" [via]

Illinois Democrat Says Elect Him Governor and He’ll Commute All Low-Level Drug Sentences

Illinois Democrat says elect him governor and he'll commute all low-level drug sentences by @Zaid…[via]

The Madman and the Bomb - POLITICO Magazine

"There should be an institutional barrier to an insane president launching nuclear war.” via @polit…[via]

The Solar Eclipse Could Bring Lizard People, South Carolina Emergency Officials Warn (Really)

The solar eclipse has South Carolina officials worried about lizard people (really) …[via]

Building Mobile Applications with TensorFlow

I have a free 60-page O'Reilly ebook out called "Building Mobile Applications with @TensorFlow"! [via]

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Gillian Tett: The next crash risk is hiding in plain sight [via]

A Blueprint for Genetically Engineering a Super Coral | Science | Smithsonian

CRISPR being contemplated as a tool for dealing with climate change. [via]

https://www.wsj.com/articles/uber-plans-to-wind-down-u-s-car-leasing-business-1502200046

Uber closes Xchange Leasing: Not just soap, opera: genuinely appalling bad business models![via]

Show authors more ❤️ with 👏’s – 3 min read

(Claps: Thumbs up? Thumbs down? Rapturous applause?) [via]

A Conversation with Naval Ravikant and Ryan Shea | Blockstack Summit 2017 - YouTube

This talk with @naval and @ryaneshea might scare a few folks: 😁[via]

My dog uses Amazon’s new “drop-in” feature when I’m not home – Bot Diaries

"The future is here—and it’s dogs dropping in on dogs." lol [via]

Half of Oakland family has until Tuesday to self deport under ICE orders - Story | KTVU

Half of Oakland family has until Tuesday to self deport under ICE orders [via]

Feminists Don’t Want To Admit It, But It’s Actual... | ClickHole

C'est magnifique! *kisses fingertips* via @clickhole[via]

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Jeff Flake Isn’t Worrying About A Trump Donor’s Investment Against Him

Robert Mercer, the GOP mega-donor who backs Trump, is spending big money to defeat Sen. Jeff Flake [via]

Greenland Is On Fire. This Is Not Normal For The Icy Nation.

Greenland Is On Fire. This Is Not Normal For The Icy Nation, reports @Zhirji28: [via]

Paul Manafort Changes Legal Team As Special Counsel Investigation Intensifies

Paul Manafort Changes Legal Team As Special Counsel Investigation Intensifies —> [via]

SoundCloud saved by emergency funding as CEO steps aside | TechCrunch

SoundCloud to fight another day! 🙏🏼 by @JoshConstine[via]

BBC - Future - The ghostly radio station that no one claims to run

The ghostly radio station that no one claims to run [via]

Women In Computer Science: Colleges Boosted Grads. What Can Google Learn? : All Tech Considered : NPR

Interesting. [via]

The Evolution of an Accidental Meme – Craig Froehle – Medium

@Jeena_Cho @ashly_burch Interesting story about how it came to be. [via]

Save Error Code 418

HTTP Error Code 418 I'm a Teapot is about to be removed from Node [via]

Play Rock-Paper-Scissors - Product Hunt

Now you can play Rock-Paper-Scissors with a robot: 😂 [via]

Woman: Uber driver drove perpendicular to traffic, leading to serious accident | Ars Technica

Woman: Uber driver drove perpendicular to traffic, leading to serious accident by @cfarivar[via]

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Today in puzzling street art [via]

dmca/2017-08-02-LevenLabs.md at 007ed2142a7a35131ba98d364766dc3ae079fd22 · github/dmca · GitHub

or else you have to unpublish your repo from Github. for references, here's the DMCA takedown notice: [via]

A Beginner’s Guide to Progressive Web Apps & the Frontend Web

A Beginner’s Guide to Progressive Web Apps & the Frontend Web [via]

How Do You Fix a School-Bus Problem? Call MIT - WSJ

MIT team’s school-bus algorithm could save $5M and 1M bus miles [via]

400 Bad Request

UX brutalism [via]

400 Bad Request

A note on programmer salaries [via]

React Simple Maps

react-simple-maps is a library of React components to make SVG maps. #reactjs #JavaScript [via]

The Entire History of You - Wikipedia

Black Mirror, Season 1 Episode 3 [via]

Yayoi Kusama Museum opens in Tokyo this October - Curbed

OK so I guess I need to visit Japan again because Yayoi Kusama is opening her own museum in Tokyo this October! [via]

Bootstrap 4 Beta · Bootstrap

Bootstrap 4 Beta [via]

Don’t Be Evil. – Will’s Newsletter – Medium

Don’t Be Evil [via]

BBC - Travel - The truth about Japanese tempura

The Origin of Japanese Tempura [via]

Fox Mini 1 - Product Hunt

A ~$30 backup phone with a 3-day battery life: [via]

Cool: An Electric Drill Powered Flipbook - Geekologie

Cool: An Electric Drill Powered Flipbook [via]

I Fell Victim to a $1,500 Used Camera Lens Scam on Amazon

I Fell Victim to a $1,500 Used Camera Lens Scam on Amazon [via]

GitHub - dimensionmedia/WordCamp-Happiness-Bars: Custom Hershey Bar Wrappers for WordCamps

WordCamps: have “Happiness Bars” for your next event. #wcmia open-sourced the wrappers: [via]

Under The Sea Interiors: Jellyfish Glass Tables - Geekologie

Under The Sea Interiors: Jellyfish Glass Tables [via]

Bond investors give Tesla a $1.8 billion endorsement | Reuters

Tesla raises $1.8B [via]

Crushing Tablet & Power Bank w/ Hydraulic Press To Watch Their Batteries Explode - Geekologie

Crushing Tablet & Power Bank w/ Hydraulic Press To Watch Their Batteries Explode [via]

The Secret to Startup Success? Fudge Your Age - WSJ

The Secret to Startup Success? Fudge Your Age [via]

Body Positivity Nudges Plus-Size Fashion Forward

"I’m young, I’m cool. I want to be able to dress that way.” @AidyBryant @iSmashFizzle @TheCut @NYMag [via]

Revised suggested roadmap for Gutenberg and Customization – Make WordPress Core

Revised suggested roadmap for #Gutenberg and Customization [via]

An Overview of JavaScript Testing in 2017 – powtoon-engineering – Medium

An Overview of #JavaScript Testing in 2017 [via]

OpenAI at The International

OpenAI at the Dota 2 World Championships [via]

SoundCloud saved by emergency funding as CEO steps aside | TechCrunch

SoundCloud saved by emergency funding as CEO steps aside [via]

The Fallacy of the Olympics

It has been increasingly difficult for host countries to justify pursuing the @Olympics. @espnWD @marilajolo @espn [via]

Font-size: An Unexpectedly Complex CSS Property - In Pursuit of Laziness

Implementing Font-Size in Servo: An Unexpectedly Complex CSS Property [via]

Crafting Plausible Maps – Mythcreants

Crafting plausible fantasy maps [via]

Galaxy Magazine : Free Texts : Download & Streaming : Internet Archive

Dig into Nearly 30 Years of Free Classic Science Fiction [via]

Looter to Who? James Baldwin on Racism in America

"The price in this country to survive at all still is to become a white man." James Baldwin @esquire [via]

The Myth of the Full Stack Developer... | The Martec

The Myth of the Full Stack Developer [via]

Dota 2

Dota 2 [via]

Man Adds Commentary To Security Cam Footage Of Garbagemen Dealing With His Melted Trashcan - Geekologie

Man Adds Commentary To Security Cam Footage Of Garbagemen Dealing With His Melted Trashcan [via]