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The week in news #169 & #170 – 2019JUL15 … 201JUL28

For these 169th and 170th weeks, another selection of the most relevant world news and articles: 50 years since the moon landing, Boris Johnson is the new Britain PM, Kyoto Animation studio fire, Algeria wins Afcon in football, etc.

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

  • Monday, 2019.Jul.15:
    • What I wish I’d known when I started my career” – 11 innovators talk about it [TED Ideas]
  • Weddnesday, 2019.Jul.17:
    • Benfica e San Francisco 49ers cooperam e fazem parte da ISNA [SL Benfica]
  • Friday, 2019.Jul.19:
    • 7 steps to living your life with purpose [Entrepreneur]
    • Kyoto Animation studio fire: at least 33 dead after arson attack [The Guardian] [Washington Post]
    • Space tourism is coming, and it’s going to wreak havoc on Earth’s atmosphere [Digital Trends]
    • UN’s Daily Brief: Mandela Day, war waning in Yemen, monsoon rains, etc. [United Nations]
    • The best AI-based photo apps for iOS and Android [Digital Trends]
    • Algeria claim second Afcon title after Bounedjah’s lucky strike sinks Senegal [Guardian]
  • Tuesday, 2019.Jul.21:
    • 50 years later, the first camera on the moon is still collecting lunar dust [Digital Trends]
    • British Airways suspends flights to Cairo for seven days [Reuters]
    • Donald Trump’s latest weapon in the culture wars: a red plastic straw [Quartz]
    • Queen + Adam Lambert celebrate Brian May’s birthday at the Forum [Ultimate Classic Rock]
    • Tom Morello pays tribute to Chris Cornell on his 55th birthday: “Let’s keep rocking out!” [Spin]
Chris Cornell, Rolling Stone Australia

Chris Cornell, Rolling Stone Australia

  • Monday, 2019.Jul.22:
    • Boris Johnson is how Britain ends [New York Times]
    • Sure, Boris Johnson is funny. But has he ever done a job well? [New York Times]
    • Chandrayaan-2: Success in India’s second attempt at launching Moon mission [CNN]
    • Polícia Judiciária tem provas de incêndios planeados [Jornal de Negócios]
    • Scientists discovered a new species of tiny sharks that glow in the dark [CNN]
    • ‘Peppa Pig’ is said to be as tall as Shaquille O’Neal [Design Taxi]
    • Liverpool 1-2 Sevilla: Yasser Larouci escapes serious injury after red-card tackle [BBC]
    • Mack Horton: Swimmer refuses to join rival Sun Yang on podium [BBC]
  • Tuesday, 2019.Jul.23:
    • Gun ownership linked to greater incidence of domestic homicides [EurekAlert!]
    • Altice paga incentivo de 800 euros para transferir técnicos para nova empresa [Jornal de Negócios]
    • Marcin Kleczynski: ‘I kept Malwarebytes, my multimillion dollar business, a secret.‘ [BBC]
    • Hackers steal secret data from Russian state security agency contractor [SiliconAngle]
    • 30 years ago: ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic’s ‘UHF’ becomes a cult classic [Ultimate Classic Rock]


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