The gaffe filled media whirlwind of the former New York mayor and federal prosecutor is a case study in how not to represent your client. May 19, 2018 5 min read Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani has been in the news lately for all the wrong reasons. After he …Read More »
MAY 19, 2018 “ALL HAPPY FAMILIES are more or less dissimilar; all unhappy ones are more or less alike,” says a great Russian writer in the beginning of a famous novel (Anna Arkadievitch Karenina, transfigured into English by R. G. Stonelower, Mount Tabor Ltd., 1880). This perverse rendition of the …Read More »
Running a meeting isn’t always easy. However, this guide will make them a piece of cake. May 19, 2018 2 min read Meetings can go two ways: They can end up being hour-long slow-talking processes that rarely cover what they needed to cover, or they can be productive, to-the-point collaborative …Read More »
Virtual Reality and Horror Gaming « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!
May 19, 2018 AT 6:00 am Virtual Reality and Horror Gaming This for sure reminds me of that Black Mirror episode and I’m already terrified. I’ll just stick to Mario Kart or something. Via Wareable When it comes to effectively scaring people, as Gray suggests, it seems like plausibility illusion …Read More »
romain jacquet-lagrèze captures hong kong’s rooftops in new photo series #CelebratePhotography « Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers!
May 19, 2018 AT 2:00 am romain jacquet-lagrèze captures hong kong’s rooftops in new photo series #CelebratePhotography Via DesignBoom romain jacquet-lagrèze’snew photo series is a collection of four years worth of capturing various moments on hong kong’s rooftops. what started out by chance, developed into a diverse assemblage of scenes …Read More »
Enlarge / A view of 597 5th Ave, where the New York City office of Cambridge Analytica is on the 7th floor, May 2, 2018 in New York City. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Cambridge Analytica & Facebook View more stories Cambridge Analytica LLC, the American arm of the London-based data analytics …Read More »
Taking aim at Planned Parenthood, a new Trump administration rule will force doctors to stop saying “abortion.”
Anti-abortion activists have been pushing this rule since Trump’s election. Scott Olson/Getty Images The Trump administration is planning to instate a rule that will bar recipients of federal family-planning funding from educating women about abortion options, making referrals to doctors that provide abortions, or providing abortion care. Conservatives have cheered …Read More »
Although marijuana is legal in the Golden State, there are still large swathes where it’s prohibited. May 18, 2018 2 min read California is the largest market for recreational marijuana in the country, but thanks to some loopholes in the law many residents don’t have access to it. What’s resulted …Read More »
The nation’s top drug enforcement officer was unflinching in his opposition to legalizing marijuana and apparently not embarrassed by his complete ignorance of the relevant science. May 18, 2018 4 min read It’s hard to know what to make of the testimony on legalized marijuana from Robert Patterson, chief of …Read More »
Enlarge / Congressman Mo Brooks wanted to know if scientists were including the influence of rocks falling into the ocean when they calculated sea level rise. A poll came out this week indicating that huge majorities of the US public think that the federal government isn’t doing enough to protect …Read More »