The mobile that sends SMELLS: ‘oPhone’ receives and creates scents to make messages more memorable Daily Mail. First ringtones. Now this.
Remember the Problems With Mortgage Defaults? They’re Coming Back With Student Loans Times (David Dayen). They’ve fired up the robosigner again!
A Disappeared Book on Wall Street History Provides a Dead Serious Warning Wall Street on Parade
North Carolina is still suing Facebook, wants to pass law banning public from knowing what else it’s doing Pando Daily. Shocking, even for a Democratic official, especially in light of yesterday’s story on corruption in North Dakota.
Big Brother Is Watching You Watch
Chelsea Clinton paid $600K by NBC Politico. Nice work if you can get it.
The single most important fact about American politics Ezra Klein, Vox. No, not voter turnout.
Cantor’s demise brings huge lesson: Here’s why the Tea Party is so coddled Salon. “Rather than laughing in the wake of Cantor’s defeat, base Democrats should take a long look at what the Tea Party was able to accomplish. They’re a long way behind.”
GOP senators call for Iraq air strikes Politico. Film at 11.
Iraq crisis: ISIS militants push towards Baghdad – live Daily Telegraph
The war between ISIS and the Iraqi government Vox. Nice “story stream.”
Where is Iraq’s oil? CNN. Handy map.
Is this the end of Iraq? BBC. Despite headline, explainer.
‘Point of no return’: Resolve builds among Ukraine rebels with each death Al Jazeera America
In search of lost time The Economist
No Shortcuts Jacobin (TF)
Is Sharewashing the new Greenwashing? P2P Foundation
The Nightmare on Connected Home Street Wired. The Internet of Creepy, Buggy Things.
Why boarding schools produce bad leaders Guardian. And frats?
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