Douglas Adams, AppleMaster, SF author and creator of the hugely successful Hitch-Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy and four sequels along with numerous other books, died Friday of a sudden heart attack in Santa Barbara, California at the age of 49. Read more from MacNN’s “Douglas Adams, AppleMaster, dies at 49,” Richard Dawkins’ (author of The Selfish Gene) “Lament for Douglas Adams” in The Guardian, The Guardian’s Obituary for Douglas Adams, and Apple’s tribute.
Facebook hack exposes 50 million accounts2018/09/28
TicToc by Bloomberg on Twitter: “Within hours of Facebook’s announcement that nearly 50 million accounts were compromised by hackers, a class-action suit against the social media giant was filed by users in California… https://t.co/mGFJ48UQ0C”https://twitter.com/tictoc/status/1045945097223905281“Within hours of Facebook’s announcement that nearly 50 million accounts were compromised by hackers, a class-action suit against the social media giant […]
‘See ya later, suckas!’: Family writes unique obituary for 5-year-old cancer victim2018/07/15
‘See ya later, suckas!’: Family writes unique obituary for 5-year-old cancer victimhttps://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/world/see-ya-later-suckas-family-writes-unique-obituary-for-5-year-old-cancer-victim/ar-AAA0k9z?MSCC=1531500534&ocid=mmxGarrett of Van Meter, a city of about a thousand people 20 miles west of Des Moines, was first diagnosed with alveolar fusion negative rhabdomyosarcoma in September. The rare cancer attacked his temporal bone, cranial nerve and inner ear. Related
How to Argue with a Cat: A Human’s Guide to the Art of Persuasion2018/06/12
How to Argue with a Cat: A Human’s Guide to the Art of Persuasion – Kindle edition by Jay Heinrichs, Natalie Palmer-Sutton. Reference Kindle eBooks @ Amazon.com.https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07BVDDVZ2/ref=cm_sw_r_em_api_i_c_M59gBbZSMBKAFLearn how to persuade cats—the world’s most skeptical and cautious negotiators—with this primer on rhetoric and argument from the New York Times bestselling author of Thank You for Arguing! […]