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Is the human body becoming obsolete? — "Did you hear about the guy getting a human head transplant?" "Yeah, he changed his mind." Whatever, that joke almost works. Did you hear about the guy getting a human head transplant, though? I mean, maybe getting a human head transplant.

This Is the Composite Starbucks Executive

What the Hell Is Meerkat? Some Theories — Photo: ​Ulrika/Flickr ARTHUR HOLLAND MICHEL Arthur: I have heard of it, but I have no idea​ maybe something to do with posting secrets about the government​ or am I way off the mark? me: hahahaha Arthur: meerkats are those animals that stand up, looking out for...lions?

Randy Komisar on the State of Women in Venture Capital — Sexism in the venture capital industry is insidious, systemic and subtle. Randy Komisar, a partner at Kleiner Perkins, said as much in a July 2010 interview posted on YouTube: There are not enough women in venture capital today.

It Will Take Google 22 Days to Find You — ​ Image: Matthew Rothenberg Only 346 people got to glimpse ​Unindexed, a communal website built by Matthew Rothenberg, before it exploded. Unindexed did two things: allow users to submit comments to the site, and constantly search for itself in Google. The latter was a suicide mission.

Funny or Die's 'Apology from Uber' Satire Is Spot On and Therefore Depressing — Uber, the San Francisco-based startup that makes gobs of money off a very simple innovation coupled with an exacting and ruthless execution, frequently finds itself the target of criticism. Uber's offenses including flouting local regulations, price gouging customers during emergencies, employing drivers who assault their passengers, or stalking reporters, and its marketing team and executives can often be seen issuing apologies (or ​non-apology apologies).

Why Did 'The Dress' Go Viral? We Asked Meme Traffic Expert Neetzan Zimmerman — The dress. Photo: On Thursday night, a ​picture of a dress posted to Tumblr went viral. That's "viral" in the old school sense-as opposed to the over-engineered, genetically modified "virality" of BuzzFeed or ​Spartz Inc -meaning it was passed around from person to person through social media and word of mouth until it felt like everyone was talking about the same thing.

Comcast’s Earnings Report May Be a Rorschach Test — Screengrab: Google News Comcast is the largest cable company in the US as well as the corporate parent of the massive media entertainment conglomerate NBC Universal.

BuzzFeed Scooped CNN Last Night — BuzzFeed had arguably one of its first big scoops last night since it hired Politico rockstar Ben Smith earlier this month, beating the major media outlets. " McCain To Endorse Romney Tomorrow," is the headline on the un-bylined post, slipped to the blog by a "well-placed former McCain aide" early this morning.
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Apr 25, 2015

RT @michaelbshane: I’d like to think that my incendiary images for Comcast Confessions at @verge contributed to the end of this merger.…

Apr 24, 2015

RT @lorenzoFB: Dark web email provider SIGAINT says government spied on its users with attack using 70 malicious Tor exit nodes.…

Apr 24, 2015

New Motherboard podcast has an interview with the guy who volunteered for the first human head transplant:…

Apr 23, 2015

"YouTube's original destiny, to be the best video dating website in all of the land, is rarely mentioned."…

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