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Fifty years ago on Wednesday two Shinkansen bullet trains completed their first journeys, kickstarting a high-speed rail network that would transform Japan
"Important kitty litter questions answered: It is a kind of clay and it is directly responsible for Internet culture" by Paul Ford.
The Paradox of Art as Work: On one hand, art is imagined to exist in a realm of value that lies beyond and beneath mere economic considerations…You’re not supposed to be in it for the money…On the other hand, money is now an important measure--maybe the supreme measure--of artistic accomplishment. Box office grosses have long since become part of the everyday language of cinephilia.
Big data: are we making a big mistake? -- Big data is a vague term for a massive phenomenon that has rapidly become an obsession with entrepreneurs, scientists, governments and the media