From the Archives: 5/29/2014 Edition

The man hired to make sure the Snowden documents aren’t hacked

http://mashable.com/2014/05/27/micah-lee-greenwald-snowden/

 

Machines vs. Lawyers

http://www.city-journal.org/2014/24_2_machines-vs-lawyers.html

 

Square (payments company) breaks into the loan business

http://www.wired.com/2014/05/square-wants-to-give-your-business-money-before-you-even-ask-for-it/

 

Life in the Valley of Death

 

Inequality ideas are all the rage (more piketty) 

http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-05-29/pikettys-capital-economists-inequality-ideas-are-all-the-rage#p1

 

Inside the shadowy world of high speed tennis betting

http://fivethirtyeight.com/features/inside-the-shadowy-world-of-high-speed-tennis-betting/

 

Sitcoms are being strangled by lack of conflict

http://www.avclub.com/article/sitcoms-are-being-strangled-lack-conflict-204453

 

The psychology of Soylent and the prison of food choices

http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2014/05/the-psychology-of-soylent-and-the-prison-of-first-world-food-choices/

 

A map of the solar system where the moon is a single pixel large (warning, lots of scrolling)

http://joshworth.com/dev/pixelspace/pixelspace_solarsystem.html?a

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