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The Learning/Doing Gap
Seths.blog

Our society separates them. Somewhere along the way, we decided that one interfered with the other. Go to school for 8 years to become a doctor–most of that time, you’re learning about doctoring, not actually doing doctoring. Go to work as a copywriter. Most … more…

If graphics cards don’t need it, what’s the point of PCIExpress 4?
Digitaltrends.com

AMD's Ryzen 3000 CPUs have a number of exciting benefits and the new X570 chipset is one of them. Although not strictly necessary to run the new chips, PCIE 4.0 support could be one good reason to upgrade, especially if you like to pack your system with add-i… more…

Troye Sivan’s Coming of Age
Newyorker.com

Michael Schulman on the pop idol Troye Sivan, whose songs translate the gay teen experience into recognizable rites of passage. more…

Tyranny of the 70-Somethings
Theatlantic.com

The Democratic Party’s gerontocracy is holding back the political causes it claims to want to advance. more…

F-35 Hit with Cluster of Damning Reports as Pentagon Eyes Full Rate Production
Thedrive.com

Some Joint Strike Fighter variants are hard to control during certain combat maneuvers, risk major damage during supersonic flight, and much more. more…

Stone Age and Public Archaeology (2017)
Archaeology.wiki

Interview with Nena Galanidou, Associate Professor of Prehistoric Archaeology at the University of Crete. more…

OCaml Release 4.08.0
Ocaml.org

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Sonos will lokale Musikwiedergabe aus iPhone-App streichen
Heise.de

Auf iPhone oder iPad gespeicherte Musik lässt sich "in Kürze" nicht mehr über die App abspielen, warnt der Hersteller des vernetzten Lautsprecher-Systems. more…

Everything we know about the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Max so far
9to5mac.com

We’re likely just three months away from the announcement of Apple’s 2019 iPhone lineup, including the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Max. Apple this year is expected to introduce three new iPhone models, including successors to the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, and … more…

The hot, turbulent summer of Public Enemy’s “Fight The Power”
Avclub.com

“Fight The Power” is arguably Public Enemy’s greatest moment. As the theme song for Spike Lee’s classic film Do The Right Thing, it precipitated the Long Island group’s elevation from hip-hop stars and critics’ darling to national consciousness. It also broug… more…

AMD vs Intel: Which is better for 2019 and beyond?
Androidauthority.com

With Computex and E3 behind us, now is the time to look at the AMD vs Intel tug-of-war. Both revealed new products arriving this year. more…

The development and decay of democracy
Vox.com

The fate of social democracy should worry not only those on the left, but anyone concerned with democracy in Europe. more…

We The Champs: Kawhi, Masai and the Legend of the 2019 Raptors
Si.com

A peripatetic former G-League coach, a daring front office, untested youngsters, vets who had never experienced this kind of pressure before and a stoic superstar: The Raptors all came together—with an entire nation behind them—to deliver Canada’s first NBA t… more…

New technology will significantly enhance energy harvest from PV modules
Phys.org

The world is inevitably moving towards a more sustainable lifestyle. Sustainability of the environment requires changes in the current way of life and introduction of new, more sustainable solutions in our everyday consumption. more…

Off-grid renewable energy managed over blockchain would boost Africa’s rural power access
Qz.com

The creation of markets where households sell their excess electricity would stimulate demand for photovoltaics across rural Africa. more…

Raptor Meets Godzilla?
Thetruthaboutcars.com

Ford’s F-150 Raptor represents the pinnacle of off-road performance for adventurous full-size truck buyers — it’s a vehicle capable of blasting through brush (not that you would) with its extra-wide stance and enlarged fenders, running full-bore across the ba… more…

Top 10 Budget Laptops for Designers & Creatives in 2019
Justcreative.com

Looking for the best budget laptops for graphic design? Here we list the cheapest laptops, perfect for designers, creatives, students, editing and more. more…

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Campaign Organizers Are Training Working-Class Progressives to Take on the Consultant Class
Theintercept.com

“Things like Movement School, where we wanna get more progressive leaders trained at the local level, the state level, matter a lot because the current infrastructure isn’t serving our policies.” The post Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Campaign Organizers Are Tra… more…

5 Best Solar Stocks to Buy
Fool.com

Renewable energy is in high demand, and that will only grow over the long term. The top solar energy stocks present a great way to profit from the future of energy. more…

5 Companies That Pass the “Snap” Test
Fool.com

Long before Thanos did his move with the Infinity Gauntlet, David Gardner was thinking about stocks in terms of this question: What would the world be like if you snapped your fingers and this or that company was just…gone? more…