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How the Internet Got Its Rules - The New York Times
On the history of Requests for Comments, by Steve Crocker.
internet  standards  rfcs  ietf  nytimes 
yesterday by npdoty
Harvey: Into the Deluge | Times Documentary - YouTube
As Harvey's rains bore down on Texas, two women felt nature at its fiercest — and saw humanity at its best.
nytimes  documentary  video_story  alex_garcia 
yesterday by reginajmc
The Forger - Video -
As a teenager, Adolfo Kaminsky saved thousands of lives by forging passports to help children flee the Nazis. He spent his life helping others escape atrocities around the world.
video_story  alex_garcia  nytimes 
yesterday by reginajmc
Madonna Re-Creates Herself - Again - The New York Times
''Art should be controversial, and that's all there is to it,'' Madonna declared, reiterating the philosophy behind many of her videos
madonna  nytimes 
yesterday by lendamico
A Quebec Comedian Is Happy to Offend in Any Language - The New York Times
“Humor allows you to address taboos,” says Samir Khullar, who performs as Sugar Sammy. “In Quebec, the ultimate taboo is identity.”
quebec  comedy  humour  article  nytimes 
2 days ago by aeng
The Unlikely Activists Who Took On Silicon Valley — and Won
Facebook and Google made billions mining personal data, and fought off anyone who threatened to stop them. Then came a challenge in their own he basked in the victory, Mactaggart was giddy, even emotional. “Everyone who could have blocked it didn’t,” he said. “When the system wants to work, it can.”
NYTimes  cyber  privacy  activists  data 
2 days ago by thomas.kochi
$100 Million Was Once Big Money for a Start-Up. Now, It’s Common. - The New York Times
Known as a mega-round in Silicon Valley, large-scale fund raising is producing a frenzy around tech companies with enough reach and momentum to absorb a large check.
startups  funding  fundraising  Entrepreneurship  nytimes 
3 days ago by jorgebarba

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