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The Heinlein Foundation appears to have taken down its [Virginia Edition Sample](http://web.archive.org/web/20130701140830/http://www.virginiaedition.com/ve/TheVirginiaEdition-sample.pdf). Here's the letter to F.M. Busby from it: >*EDITOR’S NOTE:...
From: Brad DeLong | By: J. Bradford DeLong | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Via faithful commentor Max: Spring is here! The frozen hellscape of four weeks ago is no more. So things are starting to grow. The little purple flowers that come up with the weeds are back! [Editor’s note: I mislabeled them ‘squill’ but of course...
From: Balloon Juice | By: Anne Laurie | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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It’s not all that hard to see—if you’re not afraid to look.
From: The Kernel | By: Joe Kukura | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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Congratulations. You are more productive than ever. Just don't expect to be paid more for it. In reality, some machine is doing all that for you.Japan Times reports Robots Leave Behind Chinese Factory WorkersAccording to the International Federation...
From: Global Economic Trend Analysis | By: Mike Mish Shedlock | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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SAN DIEGO, CALIF. (TheStreet) -- With about half a percent of the world's population, Canada may not seem like the most desirable locale for Apple to expand its currently U.S.-only mobile payment system Apple Pay. So why, then, is the company eying...
From: TheStreet | By: Jennifer Van Grove | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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There's a host of Apple Watch games coming, but BlackJack Anywhere takes advantage of the device's simplicity....
From: VentureBeat | By: Dean Takahashi | Friday, April 17, 2015
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You're feeling pretty proud of yourself, strolling into work, carrying your new Bistro Bento with a lunch you packed from home - take that, crazy calorie counts at cafes! But wait - your lunchbox is filled with an 800-calorie serving of homemade mac...
From: FitSugar | By: Jenny-Sugar | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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If you’ve been looking for a way to get streaming movies for free on your iPhone or iPad, you’re in luck. The time has come — but Apple is not happy about it, to say the least. In fact, the developers of the torrent movie streaming app Popcorn...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Jonathan Vankin | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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"Visitors think, 'That's just how Seattle is.' But it isn't." Lessons from Fresno to Shanghai....
From: The Atlantic | By: James Fallows | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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Aspiring musicians looking to learn to play guitar with the aid of lessons on their iPad, iPhone or Mac should check out the Zivix Jamstik, a small, convenient and unique MIDI controller that uses technology to offset the learning curve associated with...
From: Apple Insider | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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Hungry readers enter at your own risk. The post 29 Toast Recipes That Justify Our Obsession appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Babble Editors | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Canadian iPhone users will finally be able to use Apple Pay this fall, according to the Wall Street Journal. Sources say Apple is in discussions with six major Canadian banks, including Royal Bank of Canada, Toronto-Dominion Bank and National Bank of......
From: Play Savvy | By: Devindra Hardawar | Friday, April 17, 2015
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The Apple logo might have gone from rainbow to black, but the company is getting greener every day. This week, Apple made two announcements that impressed environmentalists around the world. In the first, the iPhone maker shared the news that it has...
From: Inhabitat | By: Cat DiStasio | Friday, April 17, 2015
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I saw a post about this on Facebook and gave it a try. It is now a staple in my fridge. This sauce is incredible on salmon, pork, oatmeal...even over warm apple pie ala mode!! -- posted by CindiJ...
From: Recipezaar | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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"Remy: Best Song Ever! (Tax Code Edition)," written and performed by Remy. Music tracks and background vocals by Ben Karlstrom. Produced and edited by Meredith Bragg. About 2 minutes. Original release date was April 15, 2015 and original writeup is...
From: Reason | By: Remy | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Apple is partnering with The Conversation Fund to preserve two large tracts of forest and promote sustainable paper. Some businesses are recognizing the importance of their role, as well as see the profit, in promoting environmental sustainability....
From: Christian Science Monitor | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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This is the first market the payment method will be available to outside of the U.S....
From: VentureBeat | By: Ruth Reader | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Save this week on Apple MacBook Air, and Lenovo and Toshiba laptops.
From: Christian Science Monitor | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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I was getting sick of my iPhone this time last year. I test a lot of phones, and even though I prefer Apple’s ecosystem and hardware over Android and other alternatives, I found myself drooling over the big-screen devices from Samsung, Motorola, and...
From: Business Insider | By: Steve Kovach | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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UFC on FOX 15 takes place tonight from the Prudential Centre in Newark, New Jersey. The festivities begin with three fights on UFC Fight Pass at 4:15 p.m. ET, and continue with another four on Fox at 6:00 p.m. ET before the main card at 8p.m. ET. Find...
From: Bloody Elbow | By: Karim Zidan | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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A vegan college dropout who took acid and traveled to India for spiritual enlightenment, Steve Jobs was the greatest businessman in history. But Jobs' ascent was neither simple nor straightforward. Jobs' life story is well known to many, but as a quick...
From: Business Insider | By: Jay Yarow | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Apple is building another solar project, this time with a familiar partner in China.
From: The Motley Fool | By: Travis Hoium, The Motley Fool | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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The long-standing competition between Apple and Samsung has never been as close as it is today. Earlier this month, Samsung officially launched the Galaxy S6 — which is arguably its best phone to date. Some may even call it the best Android phone on...
From: Business Insider | By: Lisa Eadicicco | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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This is why we need to #FightFor15.
From: The Kernel | By: S.E. Smith | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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A Michigan-based company that manufactures condoms says it has developed a new wearable tech female condom equipped with a vibrating ring that is able to “make a woman orgasm every time.” According to IXu, LLC, the designers of the new product, the...
From: The Inquisitr | By: JohnThomas Didymus | Friday, April 17, 2015
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I want to take some product photography of watches, much like the Apple watch. What are the steps and tools to reproduce this? And also from the side...
From: Photography Stack Exchange | By: erotsppa | Sunday, April 19, 2015
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I wonder if anyone from the media will ever ask the White House about this? Ha ha, just kidding! Link: The leaked document includes many technical details decipherable only by trade lawyers. Here are the Cliffs Notes in simple English. 1. Favoring Local...
From: Suburban Guerrilla | By: susie | Friday, April 17, 2015
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The Apple Watch is just the latest step in a fast-growing industry gathering data on our wellbeingGoing to the doctor’s is a pain. Why, if you have a recurring condition, do you need to take time off to go through the same checks to get the same prescription?...
From: The Guardian | By: Dominic Rushe | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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If you're wary about smothering your skin with DEET to ward off mosquitoes, you probably end up with a few too many bug bites. The itchiness can drive you nuts, especially if you're hot or trying to sleep. Although scratching the affected area might...
From: FitSugar | By: Jenny-Sugar | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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The app draws on 2 million monthly reports to locate and warn you local outbreaks of illnesses....
From: VentureBeat | By: Mark Sullivan | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Reed tells me and VentureBeat's Ruth Reader how political fundraising is actually relevant for a career in e-commerce....
From: VentureBeat | By: Jordan Novet | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Two men in Tulsa, Okla. were hospitalized on Friday after stabbing each other in a fight over the superiority of iPhones versus Android devices, according to a local ABC TV affiliate.
From: Apple Insider | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Guest: The Wallet Wars are all about maximizing the number of people who use your wallet and maximizing the number of transactions it processes....
From: VentureBeat | By: Ralph Dangelmaier, BlueSnap | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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Android and iOS, two of the most widely used smartphone operating system on the planet today have dedicated sets of fanboys who will defend their OS of choice at any cost in any iPhone vs Android debate. However, a recent debate between two roommates...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Rahul Srinivas | Friday, April 17, 2015
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TAIPEI, Taiwan (TheStreet) -- Only in China would a 7% growth rate be considered a major economic slowdown. Most countries would be thrilled to have such a robust economy. And if the U.S. economy were expanding at anywhere near that level -- its GDP...
From: TheStreet | By: Ralph Jennings | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Vice has written an article that invites us to second-guess our collective disdain for Adobe Flash. The cross-platform software suite has become shorthand for obsolete, CPU-sapping web monstrosities: Sitting through a slow build of animation and music...
From: A.V. Club | By: B.G. Henne | Friday, April 17, 2015
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"I think I'm ready," the Bachelorette alum says of her Big Apple boyfriend prospects
From: People | By: Tierney McAfee | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Apple's iPhone 6 and larger iPhone 6 Plus will likely perform better in the June and September quarters than previous iPhone models, analyst Gene Munster believes, which will help to propel shares of the company's stock to new highs.
From: Apple Insider | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Colleges around the country have already lined up impressive graduation speakers like Apple's Tim Cook to inspire young people as they start their professional lives. The concept of an inspiring commencement speech is not a new phenomenon. The poet...
From: Business Insider | By: Abby Jackson | Saturday, April 18, 2015
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The rise of streaming online video services like Netflix and Hulu means Americans have more choice than ever on what to watch. It's also leading to more "cord-cutters" who are ditching their TV subscriptions altogether.  According to a chart by BI Intelligence,...
From: Business Insider | By: Eugene Kim | Friday, April 17, 2015
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This week’s Apple Loop looks at the hidden features in iOS 8.3, the developer release of iOS 8.4, Hearthstone arriving on the iPhone, Apple's purchase of imaging specialists LinX, the Apple Watch sales figures and marketing strategy, the first details...
From: Forbes | By: Ewan Spence | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Jeb Bush will be back in the Big Apple next week....
From: CNN | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Investment bank FBR this week rated Apple stock with a massive $185 price target, forecasting that the iPhone maker will eventually become the world's first corporation valued at $1 trillion.
From: Apple Insider | Friday, April 17, 2015
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Apple is planning to launch Apple Pay, its payment service designed for mobile handsets, in Canada in the fall as it looks to expand the service internationally, according to the Wall Street Journal.The company is currently engaged...
From: TheStreet | By: Tony Owusu | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Halo: Spartan Strike is a new top-down shooter
From: Time | By: Dan Kedmey | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Apple (AAPL) stock gets a new vote of confidence at a high target today, with FBR & Co.’s Daniel Ives, the firm’s software analyst, initiating coverage with an Outperform rating, and a $185 price target, writing that it’s all about the company’s...
From: Barron's | By: Tiernan Ray | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Writer S.E. Smith points out a hypocrisy in modern American society Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Caroline Siede | Friday, April 17, 2015
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Vijaya Gadde, Twitter's top lawyer, has admitted that the company has been "inexcusably slow" in fighting off the kind of vicious online abuse we saw in the Gamergate scandal, in which video game fans send rape and death threats to women who suggested...
From: Business Insider | By: Jim Edwards | Friday, April 17, 2015
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We like Apple's 12-inch MacBook with its sleek look, high-res screen and scant mass -- but we have a big problem with the single USB-C port. For one, it doubles as the lone power connector, meaning you can't even charge your MacBook and transfer file......
From: Engadget | By: Steve Dent | Friday, April 17, 2015
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From: VentureBeat | By: Ruth Reader | Friday, April 17, 2015
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