Evan Engel

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Evan Engel

6 days ago

‘We Do This for the Living.’ Inside New York’s Citywide Effort to Bury Its Dead

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Evan Engel

9 days ago

This story was unexpectedly moving.

The Confessions of Marcus Hutchins, the Hacker Who Saved the Internet

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Evan Engel

10 days ago

The Capitalist’s Kibbutz

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Evan Engel

10 days ago

Two Coasts. One Virus. How New York Suffered Nearly 10 Times the Number of Deaths as California.

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Evan Engel

16 days ago

the lower a country’s GDP the more mustard coloured it is.

Why does ‘yellow filter’ keep popping up in American movies?

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Evan Engel

23 days ago

It’s not at all clear that people get sick on the trains themselves or all the various places they go via the train

It’s Easy, But Wrong, to Blame the Subway for the Coronavirus Pandemic

vice.com

Evan Engel

35 days ago

About Face

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Evan Engel

44 days ago

Sometimes automation isn’t the fragile virtual layer on top of the sturdy city, but rather the inverse.

18 Lessons of Quarantine Urbanism

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Evan Engel

45 days ago

Gonna be pretty difficult for us to care for our aging parents if we don't get some wealth redistribution soon...

Millennials Don’t Stand a Chance

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Evan Engel

45 days ago

If I look at where we have paradoxes and what problems we have, in the end they always boil down to this notion of time.

Does Time Really Flow? New Clues Come From a Century-Old Approach to Math.

quantamagazine.org

Evan Engel

45 days ago

If workers at Amazon really did engage in a cross-company shut down, it would cripple much of the commerce that still exists and bring most of the internet to a grinding halt.

Amazon Is at War With Its Workers

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Evan Engel

46 days ago

Every time I watched the view count rise, it felt like one more person was raping me.

Re-Victimized: When Sexual Assault Gets Uploaded to Porn Platforms

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Evan Engel

48 days ago

Today, cyberpunk’s anticipated neoliberal end state is nothing more fanciful than life as we know it.

We’re on the Brink of Cyberpunk

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Evan Engel

48 days ago

Republicans all the way up to the president have repeated the claim that mail-in ballots proliferate voter fraud — a claim for which there is no evidence.

Conservative Operatives Float Plan to Place Retired Military, Police Officers as GOP Poll Watchers on Election Day

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Evan Engel

57 days ago

their focus on maximizing profits is not always consistent with the government’s goal of preparing for a future crisis.

The U.S. Tried to Build a New Fleet of Ventilators. The Mission Failed.

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Evan Engel

59 days ago

The missing six weeks: how Trump failed the biggest test of his life

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Evan Engel

85 days ago

Can anyone beat Trump?

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Evan Engel

94 days ago

Rather than figuring out how to make our democracies stronger, it is as if they just want to use “democracy” as a tool in the strategic competition with China and Russia

Foreign Interference Starts at Home

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Evan Engel

97 days ago

One example of how to do it right: Rochester’s Inner Loop East project. With the extra land gained by filling in the sunken expressway, the city created three mixed-use developments that include below-market-rate apartments.

Here Are the Urban Highways That Deserve to Die

getpocket.com

Evan Engel

98 days ago

How Stephen Miller Manipulates Donald Trump to Further His Immigration Obsession

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Evan Engel

98 days ago

Pundits won't get this but it's called compassion.

many rank-and-file union members said they supported Mr. Sanders precisely because of his health care proposal, explaining that they wanted their friends and relatives to have the same kind of access to care that they have.

How Bernie Sanders Dominated in Nevada

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Evan Engel

99 days ago

Glad we have open source encryption apps like Signal today.

‘The intelligence coup of the century’

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Evan Engel

100 days ago

Someone clearly didn't read the book

“Imagine the idea of the American government convincing a foreign manufacturer to jimmy equipment in its favor,” the history says. “Talk about a brave new world.”

‘The intelligence coup of the century’

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Evan Engel

101 days ago

It doesn’t require an overactive imagination to envision a worst-case scenario: On Election Day, anonymous text messages direct voters to the wrong polling locations, or maybe even circulate rumors of security threats

The Billion-Dollar Disinformation Campaign to Reelect the President

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Evan Engel

102 days ago

Activate This ‘Bracelet of Silence,’ and Alexa Can’t Eavesdrop

nytimes.com

Evan Engel

103 days ago

Remake / Remodel

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Evan Engel

103 days ago

I Don’t Want to Be the Strong Female Lead

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Evan Engel

110 days ago

Why We Need a Federal Privacy Law

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Evan Engel

114 days ago

"[Surveillance capitalism] provides the soil—fertilized by commercial data processing—in which to grow the authoritarian nightmares we’ve come to call Orwellian."

A World Without Privacy Will Revive the Masquerade

theatlantic.com

Evan Engel

120 days ago

Every day is an ecological disaster

America’s Radioactive Secret

rollingstone.com

Evan Engel

122 days ago

“As much as there’s this idea that science is all rational, science is immune from culture, that’s simply not true. Science itself is not actually separate from culture,”

Relearning The Star Stories Of Indigenous Peoples

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Evan Engel

122 days ago

if humans can’t be listed as inventors because they weren’t intimately involved, and the AI can’t be listed as an inventor either, then the invention may not be patentable at all.

Can an AI be an inventor? Not yet.

technologyreview.com

Evan Engel

125 days ago

If the results of the 2019 election mean anything, they reveal an overwhelming rejection of centrism.

The Center Blows Itself Up: Care and Spite in the ‘Brexit Election’

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Evan Engel

126 days ago

Rather than talking about a "minimum wage" or a "living wage," they’re discussing a "housing wage"

The Black Moms Who Occupied a Vacant House and Became Icons of the Homelessness Crisis

vice.com

Evan Engel

126 days ago

In a sense they’re trying to generate dissatisfaction—stirring up your desires so that you spend more on goods and services to ease that feeling.

Advertising Makes Us Unhappy

hbr.org

Evan Engel

127 days ago

It’s hard to understand what it’s like to be bought by an app, to have no recourse for how to collect wages or even have minor issues addressed

The Silicon Valley Economy Is Here. And It’s a Nightmare.

newrepublic.com

Evan Engel

132 days ago

“Like, I’ll Tune In When There’s Two Weeks Left”: Why Trump Has a Huge Advantage Over Dems With Low-Information Voters

vanityfair.com

Evan Engel

134 days ago

Shit.

The Secretive Company That Might End Privacy as We Know It

nytimes.com

Evan Engel

134 days ago

'Shattered': Inside the secret battle to save America's undercover spies in the digital age

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Evan Engel

136 days ago

Where Even the Children Are Being Tracked

nytimes.com

Evan Engel

137 days ago

A Project Salvages and Installs No-Cost Payphones to Revive a Fading Technology

hyperallergic.com

Evan Engel

138 days ago

A lazy fix 20 years ago means the Y2K bug is taking down computers now

newscientist.com

Evan Engel

141 days ago

Smartphones Are Spies. Here’s Whom They Report To.

nytimes.com

Evan Engel

142 days ago

How Your Phone Betrays Democracy

nytimes.com

Evan Engel

142 days ago

Once we searched Google. Now it searches us

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Evan Engel

142 days ago

The Highway Was Supposed to Save This City. Can Tearing It Down Fix the Sins of the Past?

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Evan Engel

144 days ago

Analog Hall of Fame: Scale

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Evan Engel

144 days ago

Now fake Facebook accounts are using fake faces

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Evan Engel

147 days ago

Most Influential 2019

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Evan Engel

147 days ago

A Dream From Christmas Cottage

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