06/04/16 – Saturday’s Interest-ing Reads

  • Where to get the “best” hot dog all across America. (businessinsider)
  • Women are more interested in sex than commonly thought. (wsj)
  • Everything you know about AI is wrong. (washingtonpost)
  • The 3-point shot is now the killer app in basketball. Now kids recognize it as well. (theringer)
  • Chile has so much solar power it is giving it away. (bloomberg)
  • Why you can’t get a ticket to the NBA Finals or any other big event. (theringer)
  • Practice helps but it won’t necessarily make you an elite athlete. (vox)
  • Why auto companies are hooking up with ride-hailing startups. (wsj)
  • Mental illness is losing its stigma. (washingtonpost)
  • Some schools are trying to de-stress the prom experience. (wsj)
  • Stem cells injected directly in the brain may reverse the effects of a stroke. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Eight cool things about Hong Kong. (medium)
  • Joe Buck is underrated. (theringer)
  • Single females are driving increased demand for SUVs. (bloomberg)
  • The cities with the best (and worst) rush hour traffic. (newgeography)
  • This league has the best team names. (theatlantic)
  • United ($UAL) is going to update its business class service on overseas routes. (wsj)
  • What will the future of sleep look like? (vanwinkles)
  • On the benefits of growing up around books. (nymag)
  • Breaking all the rules: how to make a better burger. (food52)
  • Coal missed its opportunity to innovate and iterate. Now it’s too late. (slate)
  • How to get kids a better night of sleep in the hospital. (theatlantic)
  • How exercise affects mood. (time)
  • Babysitting may prime us for parenting. (wsj)
  • Why investors are drooling over Premier League teams. (next.ft)
  • New Subarus are in short supply. (wsj)
  • Why do we still tech kids cursive? (motherboard.vice)
  • The 4th generation Apple ($AAPL) TV is better than you think. (macworld)
  • Amazon ($AMZN) Prime has a ‘ridiculously high’ renewal rate. (qz)
  • This is the best veggie burger you can buy in the grocery store. (businessinsider)
  • Real-time sports wagering may soon become a reality. (nytimes)
  • Robots are coming for farm/ranch jobs. (washingtonpost)
  • 7 secrets about eggs. (mentalfloss)
  • Chicago is the ‘duck-billed platypus’ of American cities. (city-journal)
  • How to do great barbeque on a simple charchoal grill. (washingtonpost)
  • Why don’t more people have TSA’s PreCheck? (bloomberg)
  • Zika may spread via oral sex. (vox)
  • How MANY times were dogs domesticated? (theatlantic)
  • How to price the benefits of putting a solar array on your roof. (bankers-anonymous)
  • Yoga may be good for the brain. (well.blogs.nytimes)
  • Wind power in the US has gone from fringe to mainstream. (slate)
  • How to make the most of your swim workout. (wsj)
  • Men design buildings unwittingly for other men. (next.ft)
  • Some devices on the market today that could help you get some sleep. (next.ft)

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