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The week in news #59 – 2017JUN05 … 2017JUN11

For this 59th week, another selection of the most relevant world news and articles: Qatar crisis, Paris Accords, Wonder Woman’s new fil, Russian hacking in the USA, molecular black hole, UK election, etc.

As mentioned before, most contents are curated (in either English or Portuguese) via Feedly or Wikipedia’s Current Events.

  • Monday, 2017.Jun.05:
    • Kofi Annan: “Donald Trump’s decision will hurt Americans” [Time] [Pulse]
    • The Internet defines “covfefe” [Wired]
    • Top ten things about Wonder Woman [The New Yorker]
    • If you are too busy for these 5 things, your life is off-course [Thrive Global]
  • Tuesday, 2017.Jun.06:
    • Qatar: calls for diplomatic talks to end Gulf crisis [BBC]
    • NSA contractor accused of exposing Russian hacking [Wired] [The Intercept]
    • How did we live before plastics were invented [Cleantech Guide]
    • X-Ray laser beam creates molecular black hole [SLAC]
    • Quantas vidas tem Jorge Jesus? [Público]
  • Wednesday, 2017.Jun.07:
    • What is your data strategy? [Harvard Business Review]
    • Which machine learning algorythm should I use? [SAS]
    • Digital privacy is making antitrust exciting again [Wired]
    • 8 emerging technology jobs for 2017 [Hays]
    • Woman on trial for ‘texts driving boyfriend to suicide’ [BBC]
  • Thursday, 2017.Jun.08:
    • UK election day [BBC] [Telegraph] [Economist]
    • How Theresa May blew a 20-point lead [Quartz]
    • Lead at your best – 5 exercises [McKinsey]
    • Melinda Gates: how women graduates can succeed in Tech [Fortune]
    • Homo Sapiens – parece que somos mais velhos do que pensávamos [Expresso]
    • Asian nations make plastic oceans promise [BBC]
Candidates of UK's general election 2017

Candidates of UK’s general election 2017

  • Friday, 2017.Mmm.Dd:
    • UK Election results [BBC] [The Guardian]
    • British voters refuse to give the Conservatives a mandate [Economist]
    • Diamond bought for $13 gets sold for $848K in auction [CNN]
    • Framer, the prototyping tool used by Google and Uber [Co.Design]
    • Color-changing tattoo checks your glicose and sodium levels [Quartz]
    • Filmmakers capturing a daring escape from ISIS [National Geographic]
    • Dazzling photos of the Earth orbit, from the ISS [Wired]
    • Katy Perry streaming herself on YouTube until Monday [Spin]
    • Cavs ‘highly agitated’ with Curry squat celebration [Bleacher Report]
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