Each one of us has a relationship with our own ignorance, a dishonest, complicated relationship, and that dishonesty keeps us sane, happy, and willing to get out of bed in the morning. Part of that ignorance is a blind spot we each possess...Show More Summary
The Chinese e-commerce giant’s accounting is under investigation. Depending on the outcome, Alibaba may have to consolidate its loss-making logistics business. If the scrutiny helps shed light on some of the group’s many blind spots, investors will be better off.
Upwards of 30 million people on the planet suffer from Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD), which causes pain and a black spot in the center of the patient’s vision that grows into eventual blindness. Recently, studies conducted at University College London reveal a possible cure for the first time in history. Show More Summary
Just when you thought you'd seen it all, something new is spotted out on the road in China. [ more › ]
This is the world in which Mark Zuckerberg lives, because of which it is totally understandable that he has such a massive blind spot when it comes to Facebook's political identity. Of course it has an extremely liberal identity. What else could he expect?
The German airline has stepped up the Spontaneität with its blind booking offerings.
By Ryan Menezes Published: May 18th, 2016
Pope Francis criticized Western powers for trying to export their own brand of democracy to countries such as Iraq and Libya without respecting indigenous political cultures, according to an interview published on Monday. Speaking to...Show More Summary
This truck was spotted in Florida. If you were following it, you might become alarmed until you saw it from the side. The truck belongs to All-Pro Blinds (note the URL), which has several locations in northern Florida. It’s an old joke, but it’s still funny. And like many other people, you will be reminded of a similar joke (NSFW language). -via reddit
Consistently successful deer hunters scout every year. They are looking for changes in habitat and deer movement patterns. But they are also The post Hunt Your Favorite Spot Better with the Advantage Whitetail Blind appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
The reunited rockers' first release since 1996.
Lush returns this week with a new EP, Blind Spot EP Greys' Outer Heaven and The Loom's Here In The Deadlights are other new releases I can recommend. Also in stores and streaming this week: a new Guided by...
Shoegaze legends return with a stunning, if short new record.
“The entire discourse around A.I. implicitly presupposes the superiority of E.I.” – evolved intelligence, i.e., the human and animal kind. “Much of the dystopian hysteria around A.I. reflects the fear that it will act as humans act (which is to say violently, selfishly, emotionally, and at times irrationally) – only it will have more capacity. […]
Wonder what it takes to truly be successful in your career? If so read these nuggets of wisdom from my interview with Alexandra Levit, who consults, writes, and explores leadership development, entrepreneurship, career and workplace trends on behalf of American Express, Canon, Deloitte and many other companies. Show More Summary
Giving Away The Store by Lt. Gen. Clarence E. McKnight, Jr. My first war was the Korean War which never quite rated war status in the history books because Congress never formally declared war on anyone. President Harry S Truman described it as a "police action" which went down hard with the soldiers on the ground, of whom I was one. Show More Summary
Data USA proves that census data can be beautiful, while simultaneously pulling it out of Google's blind spot: the deep web. The U.S. government has access to the kind of data that makes guys like Cesar Hidalgo drool. The director of MIT Media Lab's MacroConnections Group, Hidalgo's passion is turning data into stories. Show More Summary
Could a renewed diplomatic relationship between the US and Cuba symbolise the end of media blanketing?
by Dan Savage Thanks to Donald "The Woman Must Be Punished" Trump's abortion "gaffe," Ted Cruz's position on abortion—ban all abortions, without exception, lock up doctors, force rape victims to give birth to their rapists' babies, treat miscarriages like potential crime scenes—now looks moderate. Watch. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
The modern car is littered with dozens of safety systems and sensors designed to provide the driver with all sorts of enhanced information like lane-keeping, drowsiness detection, and blind spot monitoring. But motorcycles haven’t been so quick to receive this upgraded safety tech, until now. Read more...