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Dealmaster: Get big discounts on 4K TVs from Vizio, LG, and TCL
Ars Technica

Plus deals on affordable Bluetooth workout headphones, Black Ops 4, and more. more…

Marie Kondo's Netflix show inspires viewers to 'tidy up': 3 popular organizing tips - Fox News
Fox News

Marie Kondo's Netflix show inspires viewers to 'tidy up': 3 popular organizing tips Fox News Marie Kondo Admits That Even Her House Gets Cluttered Sometimes The Cheat Sheet What Hoarding Disorder Experts Have To Say About 'Tidying Up With Marie Kondo' HuffPos… more…

A PlayStation 4 Pro discount, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey for $25, and more gaming deals
Polygon

Save on a PlayStation 4 Pro console at Newegg, $35 off Assassin’s Creed Odyssey and $15 off a Nintendo Switch controller charging dock at Amazon, plus more of the week’s best gaming deals. more…

HandBrake 1.2.0 Released
Handbrake.fr

News and Project Updates! more…

Guidelines for Ethical bot-making
Mewo2.com

Some notes on how to write bots which aren't terrible. more…

Performance Tuning for.NET Core
Github.io

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My Boner-Killing Quest to Find the Worst Erotica on Amazon
Vice News

From shapeshifting horse sex to Christian spanking fantasies—there's some unsexy sex out there. more…

What Intel’s 2019 roadmap can tell us about the future of the Mac
Macworld.com

The future of the Mac might be Apple-designed CPUs, but the present of the Mac is Intel. Apple is increasingly in charge of its own destiny, adding features like the T2 chip to Macs to handle as much of the system’s security, encryption, and other miscellaneo… more…

Dara Would Only Like to Wear Pretty Lace Undies in 2019
Fashionista.com

I'm usually not one to make New Year's resolutions, but I actually have one for 2019, and I'm pretty excited about it. As of now, my dresser is overstuffed with years of Hanky Pankys and other miscellaneous lace-y bits picked up from Nordstrom Rack when I did… more…

What's Behind the Rise of Upcycled Garments?
Fashionista.com

The fashion industry is notorious for its massive waste problem; the big business is frequently called out for being one of the largest polluters globally. According to The New York Times, nearly three-fifths of all clothing ends up in incinerators or landfil… more…

Battlefield 5 Update Out Now, Here Are The Patch Notes
Gamespot.com

Battlefield V 's second free DLC expansion is now available. Developer DICE has rolled out the first wave of Chapter 2: Lightning Strikes content on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, bringing a new mode, weapons, and gameplay fixes to the World War II shooter, with even… more…

The Good Place, annotated: “Chidi Sees The Time-Knife”
Avclub.com

In addition to being one of the best shows on TV, The Good Place is a dense knot of running jokes, visual humor, references to dense philosophy tomes, and breadcrumbs for later episodes. In order to help you keep it all straight, The A.V. Club will be annotat… more…

Improve Your Accounting by Using SKU Numbers
Due.com

Your accounting and financial tracking are vital to the overall health of your business. Yet, it’s i more…

Vox Sentences: LA’s teachers are still striking
Vox.com

The LA teacher strikes continue; a North Korean official visits Washington. more…

Vox Sentences: What happens in Finland stays in Finland
Vox.com

Explaining Trump and Russia; Greece’s stability threatened by the renaming of Macedonia. more…

Review: Netflix series Tidying Up with Marie Kondo
Unclutterer.com

Over the last few days, I watched the entire season of Tidying Up with Marie Kondo on Netflix. After years of watching home organizing shows (in three different countries in two different languages), Tidying Up ranks very high on my preference list. … Continu… more…

Inside Residente and Bad Bunny’s Meeting with Puerto Rico Governor Rosselló
Rollingstone.com

Puerto Rican rapper Residente reveals talking points from his 5 a.m. meeting with Bad Bunny and Governor Ricardo Rosselló more…

The World Loves Marie Kondo, But It Was America That Needed Her
Indiewire.com

Surprise! Netflix’s decluttering guru isn’t a minimalist, and she is totally okay with shopping at Costco. more…

openSUSE Announces Three New Tumbleweed Snapshots for 2019, Malware in Google Play Using Motion Sensors to Avoid Detection, Leaked Android Q Features, deepen 5.9 Released and ZFS On Linux 0.8 Coming Soon
Linuxjournal.com

News briefs for January 18, 2019. openSUSE announces three new Tumbleweed snapshots to start of 2019, which include updates for KDE Plasma, Vim, RE2, QEMU, curl and much, much more. The openSUSE blog post notes that, "all snapshots have either logged or are t… more…

NetherRealm unveils first gruesome gameplay footage of Mortal Kombat 11
Eurogamer.net

NetherRealm has unveiled the first gore-drenched gameplay footage of its upcoming fighter Mortal Kombat 11, which launches on Xbox One, PS4, Switch, and PC later this year. Mortal Kombat 11's first proper airing occurred during a relatively brisk reveal event… more…