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Regular Guy From Boston Decides to Map the City's Entire History

wired.com — A veteran EMT and ambulance driver in Boston, Ed McCarthy is in a great position to understand his hometown spatially. But he's also a history geek, and while constantly driving around the city's neighborhoods, he loves recognizing the streets, buildings and other locales from the history books he so often buries his nose in.

The Laborers Who Keep Dick Pics and Beheadings Out of Your Facebook Feed

wired.com — The campuses of the tech industry are famous for their lavish cafeterias, cushy shuttles, and on-site laundry services. But on a muggy February afternoon, some of these companies' most important work is being done 7,000 miles away, on the second floor of a former elementary school at the end of a row of auto mechanics' stalls in Bacoor, a gritty Filipino town 13 miles southwest of Manila.
Oct 25, 2014

The Laborers Who Keep Dick Pics and Beheadings Out of Your Facebook Feed by @adrianchen wired.com/2014/10/conten… Really disturbing. Wow.

Oct 25, 2014

RT @leighpa: Fine weekend read : The sad, lonely, underpaid world of website comments moderation (via Wired) j.mp/1wsxYPS

Oct 25, 2014

This is a must-read: The Laborers Who Keep Dick Pics and Beheadings Out of Your Facebook Feed | WIRED wired.com/2014/10/conten…

Oct 25, 2014

RT @ObsoleteDogma: Social media has hired armies of people, from the Philippines to recent college grads, to scrub vile content wired.com/2014/10/conten…

Oct 25, 2014

Social media has hired armies of people, from the Philippines to recent college grads, to scrub vile content wired.com/2014/10/conten…

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