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Virginia Postrel: What Pokemon Go actually is (and isn’t)

amestrib.com — At 56, I'm way too old to be playing Pokémon Go. After all, the smartphone game's phenomenal success is built on millennial nostalgia, and I don't even have any kids to blame. But what started out as research has turned into a mild addiction.

I Played Pokemon Go. Here's What It Is and Isn't.

I Played Pokemon Go. Here's What It Is and Isn't.

bloomberg.com — At 56, I'm way too old to be playing Pokemon Go. After all, the smartphone game's phenomenal success is built on millennial nostalgia, and I don't even have any kids to blame. But what started out as research has turned into a mild addiction.

Virginia Postrel: What to wear to work? Soon, a tiny computer

wvgazettemail.com — The wearable technology startups that get attention make products a Silicon Valley executive or journalist might use - fitness trackers, virtual-reality gaming headsets, jewelry that delivers text-message alerts. It's lifestyle stuff. But wearable development in the near future depends on more workaday equipment. Call them work-wearables: computers worn on the body that help get the job done.

What to wear to work? Soon, a tiny computer - SentinelSource.com: Business News

sentinelsource.com — The wearable technology startups that get attention make products a Silicon Valley executive or journalist might use -- fitness trackers, virtual-reality gaming headsets, jewelry that delivers text-message alerts. It's lifestyle stuff. But wearable development in the near future depends on more workaday equipment. Call them work-wearables: computers worn on the body that help get the job done.

How Multitasking Is Making You Tired

What to wear to work? Soon, a tiny computer

nzherald.co.nz — By Virginia Postrel The wearable technology startups that get attention make products a Silicon Valley executive or journalist might use -- fitness trackers, virtual-reality gaming headsets, jewelry that delivers text-message alerts. It's lifestyle stuff. But wearable development in the near future depends on more workaday equipment.

What to Wear to Work? Soon, a Tiny Computer

gadgets.ndtv.com — The wearable technology startups that get attention make products a Silicon Valley executive or journalist might use - fitness trackers, virtual-reality gaming headsets, jewelry that delivers text-message alerts. It's lifestyle stuff. But wearable development in the near future depends on more workaday equipment. Call them work-wearables: computers worn on the body that help get the job done.

What to wear to work? Soon, a tiny computer

nzherald.co.nz — By Virginia Postrel The wearable technology startups that get attention make products a Silicon Valley executive or journalist might use -- fitness trackers, virtual-reality gaming headsets, jewelry that delivers text-message alerts. It's lifestyle stuff. But wearable development in the near future depends on more workaday equipment.

What to Wear to Work? Soon, a Tiny Computer

bloomberg.com — The wearable technology startups that get attention make products a Silicon Valley executive or journalist might use -- fitness trackers, virtual-reality gaming headsets, jewelry that delivers text-message alerts. It's lifestyle stuff. But wearable development in the near future depends on more workaday equipment. Call them work-wearables: computers worn on the body that help get the job done.
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RT @daveweigel: We asked Jill Stein to explain her stance on vaccination. Hoo boy.  http://wapo.st/2auaK7n 

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RT @Popehat: blogger request for help in the face of bogus defamation threats coming in like crazy this week.

Jul 29, 2016

RT @Popehat: May be asking for help backing off defamation-shouting assholes in NY. Just a heads up.

Jul 29, 2016

RT @Popehat: Mini-signal: looking for TX pro bono counsel to back off unusually bullying defamation threats in amusing context.

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RT @RameshPonnuru: The question of this election is "what fresh hell can this be?"


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