|baby linked list! Uber in Japan, booo Takata, math is apparently hard
||[Sep. 4th, 2016|10:46 pm]
We had a baby! Check Facebook for details and pictures.
(from this point on the links are non-baby related)
- How Uber’s Failure in Japan Can Help Startups Everywhere - interesting look at the cultural differences in Japan that sunk Uber there.
- A Cheaper Airbag, and Takata’s Road to a Deadly Crisis - sigh. Also, sounds like there may have been some fraud a la Volkswagen...
- A surprisingly simple test to check research papers for errors - wow, seriously?? Over half the papers they looked at had a simple math error that is easily detectable! (thanks David!)
- A Powerful Russian Weapon: The Spread of False Stories - you guys, I'm starting to think Russia might not be friendly?
- Edgar Allan Poe Had a Time Machine and I Can Prove It - the title is dumb, but that is some weird stuff! (thanks David!)
- Keeping Kids From Toy Guns: How One Mother Changed Her Mind - interesting!
- 'Mystery Shoppers' Help U.S. Regulators Fight Racial Discrimination At Banks - sad that this is necessary, but I'm glad the CFPB is doing it! (thanks David!)
- At Least 110 Republican Leaders Won’t Vote for Donald Trump. Here’s When They Reached Their Breaking Point. - nothing really new here, but it's a nice visualization.
- Colombia’s Milestone in World Peace - yay!
- New Virus Breaks The Rules Of Infection - weird!
- Should you take Tylenol, Advil, or aspirin for pain? Here's what the evidence says. - weird, I usually take Tylenol for headaches and it works well for me. Advil for tooth pain is excellent though!