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The week in news #186 – 2020AUG24 … 2020AUG30

For this 186th week, another selection of the most relevant world news and articles: Amazon and FedEx want delivery robots on the streets, Windows 95 turning 25, etc.

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

  • Monday, 2020.Aug.24:
    • Austria expels Russian diplomat, Moscow hits back in kind [Al Jazeera]
    • A fleet of computers helps settle a 90-year-old math problem [Wired]
  • Tuesday, 2020.Aug.25:
    • Africa to be declared free of wild polio in ‘milestone’ [BBC]
    • Crianças retiradas às famílias em isolamento 14 dias origina queixa na Provedoria [Observador]
    • After failing its biggest test, Zoom’s apology is an example of emotional intelligence [Inc.]
    • Amazon and FedEx push to put delivery robots on your sidewalk [Wired]
    • KFC pauses ‘Finger Lickin’ Good’; new censored ads are flocking food [Design Taxi]
    • Republicans pitch Trump as an empathetic leader [CNN]
    • Windows 95 turned 25 today [Engadget]


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