Daily Archives: February 9, 2017

What software engineers are making around the world right now

What software engineers are making around the world right now Posted 1 hour ago by Connie Loizos (@cookie) Next Story  A new study published by the data science team at Hired, a jobs marketplace for tech workers, shows why it’s … Continue reading

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Universal Healthcare

WATSI Fund healthcare for people around the world 21,896 people have funded healthcare for 11,064 patients in 25 countries. Four years ago, Watsi became YC’s first non-profit. They’ve since raised over $7.5 million to fund life-changing healthcare for more than … Continue reading

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Funeral directors don’t like the new trend of “selfies with corpses”

Researchers build tool to help prevent ‘selfie deaths’ Researchers tracked 127 selfie-related deaths from 2014 to late 2016 http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/research-selfie-deaths-1.3858271 Funeral directors don’t like the new trend of “selfies with corpses”. Quebec funeral directors trying to curtail ‘funeral selfies’ Taking photos … Continue reading

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