Backed By A16Z, London-Based Money Transfer Startup TransferWise Finally Launches In The U.S TransferWise has served me well and saved me a lot of money over the years.
Modest Mouse Channel Talking Heads for New Track Talking Heads, one of the great, great bands.
Apple orders 5-6 million Watches for first run Doesn't sound like very many does it?
Power and corruption, the game - Boing Boing.
ISIL releases audio of negotiations over pilot's fate - Open Source terrorism anyone?
Why Samsung Design Stinks - Self explanatory.
Microsoft Office for iOS now supports iCloud storage - The times they are a changin'. Fast. This would have been inconceivable a year ago.
Bertrand Russell on Immortality, Why Religion Exists, and What “The Good Life” Really Means.
Are we ready for companies that run themselves? - David Morris, Aeon.
Belonging - euansemple.com.
Mars One mission: 5 Britons shortlisted for one-way trip to Red Planet - Telegraph. Wow. Incredible to see people offering themselves up.
Writing lists to make sense of the world. The Lisicle taps into this fundamental system for organising the world. In some sense the list is a more simplified and elemental version of story or narrative. Broadly speaking story is something we read, listen or have presented to us. Lists are structure we create for ourselves.
Noise pollution is making us oblivious to the sound of nature - The Guardian.