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Monday, September 9, 2019

Digg Editions Morning · Mon, Sep 09


Digg Editions
Morning · Mon, Sep 09
LOOK SMART
GOOD QUESTION
How Can I Get My Husband To Stop Surveilling Me Via Our Smart Home Devices, And Other Advice Column Questions
digg.com
A roundup of the most interesting, thought-provoking and surprising questions that our favorite columnists addressed in recent days.
UBER DEETS
Uber’s Real Advantage Is Data
marker.medium.com
Uber has troves of data on how people navigate cities. Urban planners have begged, pleaded, and gone to court for access. Will they ever get it?
BOTTOM OF THE BARREL
How Apple Stacked The App Store With Its Own Products
nytimes.com
As Apple has become one of the largest competitors on a platform that it controls, suspicions that the company has been tipping the scales in its own favor are at the heart of antitrust complaints in the United States, Europe and Russia.
PLUGGED IN
Why No One Is Beating Tesla’s Range
jalopnik.com
I made a mistake this week. I tweeted. I tweeted that, while I like the Porsche Taycan, I was disappointed that it couldn’t beat the range of the Tesla Model S years after it came out.
DIGG PICKS
We Decided You Look Good In Fall Colors: Here Are Our Seasonally-Hued Picks
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Lean into fall with an autumnal outfit, guaranteed to go great with your pumpkin spice latte.
CAN’T HANDLE THE HEAT
TRUMP CARD
Inside Ivanka And Don Jr.’s Fight To Succeed Their Father
theatlantic.com
Ivanka was always Trump’s favorite. But Don Jr. is emerging as his natural successor.
TOO HOT TO HANDLE
122 Degrees For Days: The Looming Phoenix Heat Wave That Could Harm Thousands
vox.com
How climate change could bring the Katrina of extreme heat to Arizona.
LIBERTY OR DICTATORSHIP
The Culture Of Fear Fostered By Jerry Falwell In The World’s Largest Christian College
politico.com
“It’s a dictatorship,” one current high-level employee of Liberty University said. “Nobody craps at the university without Jerry’s approval.”
VIDEO OF THE DAY
WALK TO THE HAND
WNBA Ref Walks Into Player’s Hand, Freaks Out And Ejects Her
digg.com
In the final game of the regular season, the Chicago Sky’s Astou Ndour earned herself an ejection by doing, uh… well, we’re not entirely sure.
IN THE NEWS
‘Grand Bahama Right Now Is Dead’: A Firsthand Look At Dorian’s Destruction
Bahamas Hurricane Survivors Are Kicked Off Ferry Over US Visa Demands
Air Force Leaders Order Probe Of Trump Resort Stays
British Parliament To Be Suspended As Boris Johnson Insists Brexit Is On Track
DIGG PICKS
A Complete Mobile Office (Plus Some Clothes) Fits In This Backpack
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This Kickstarter bag is ready to be your cubicle that sets up far far from a conventional office.
It’s Monday, but we believe in you.