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Reinventing the shoe

I had something else scheduled for today but there’s news I have to tell you and it’s so big I’m breaking my own rules. Nike reinvented the shoe (again) on Tuesday by releasing a pair of fully ‘hands-free’ sneakers. And. They. Are. Stunning. Not only are they sci-fi sexy, but they’re also a monumental feat […]

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Wikipedia was tiny

Today, Wikipedia has over 6,229,184 million English pages. Tech companies and governments use it to source news, fact-check, and fight misinformation — despite despairing teachers everywhere. There’s even a copy of Wikipedia on the moon. But in its first year, Wikipedia only published around 20 pages. The gamechanger for them — letting other people contribute […]