05/28/16 – Saturday’s Interest-ing Reads

  • How to optimize your summertime run. (qz)
  • Some important lessons learned from ‘mascot boot camp.’ (washingtonpost)
  • Is Your teen’s introversion a problem for your teen — or for you? (well.blogs.nytimes)
  • Eero, the new home wi-fi solution, is having a hard time keeping up with demand. (fortune)
  • Kids love team golf. (wsj)
  • Is Hulu really worth $25 billion? (hollywoodreporter)
  • In defense of antidepressants. (wsj)
  • More men with early stage prostate cancer are undertaking watchful waiting. (nytimes)
  • Indie rock isn’t dead yet: a playlist. (theverge)
  • We are teaching our kids coding all wrong. (qz)
  • What is ‘ethical amnesia’? (qz)
  • Three existential threats to the auto industry. (vox)
  • What states provide the most benefits to electric car buyers. (washingtonpost)
  • Forget the skinny bundle, some consumers want it all. (hollywoodreporter)
  • Why Marvel is crushing DC at the box office. (nytimes)
  • Why safety standards should take into account local conditions. (marginalrevolution)
  • Your dog really does love you. (outsideonline)
  • Scientists may have accidentally made a big battery breakthrough. (bigthink)
  • Why do gin and tonics taste so good? (qz)
  • The Indianapolis 500 has been a hotbed of auto innovation. (wired)
  • Is reduced smoking to blame for a fatter America? (washingtonpost)
  • Africa has no choice but to be a leader in renewable energy. (qz)
  • Why lesbians came to love Subarus. (priceonomics)
  • Big Food is investing more in food-related startups to get a jump on new trends. (nytimes)
  • Media executives should stop using the term ‘platform.’ (fusion)
  • Check out the world’s first solar powered airport. (money.cnn)
  • Hershey ($HSY) wants to get in on the protein craze. (bloomberg)
  • Neanderthals may have been around a lot longer than currently thought. (theatlantic)
  • The documentary “Blackfish” has put the hurt on Seaworld ($SEAS) attendance. (qz)
  • 7 apps for cord cutters. (medium)
  • Be afraid: grizzly and polar bears are mating. (washingtonpost)
  • How accurate are Fitbits ($FIT)? (nytimes)
  • SpaceX livestreams are a big hit. (bloomberg)
  • Germany and the US are both rapidly reducing coal consumption, the difference is what they are replacing it with. (bloomberg)
  • What it is like to ride in a Tesla ($TSLA) on autopilot mode. (arstechnica)
  • Sports analytics is not focusing on preventing injuries. (vocativ)
  • This organ transplant “system” keeps organs in better condition than current methods. (washingtonpost)
  • Alzheimer’s maybe caused by the body’s defense against infection. (newscientist)
  • How to make your economy seat feel more like first class. (qz)
  • Why you keep killing your house plants. (lifehacker)

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