They informed, educated and entertained me; articles from the last few days. 93.

As usual, links do NOT equal endorsements or even views.

Many of my post links are from the USA. I find they are excellent at informing
me on so many subjects and are regularly ahead of the curve when it
comes to the particular topic of discussion.They frequently address a
subject that is highly relevant to the UK but has yet to be broached in
any meaningful form on this side of the Atlantic. The depth of the
articles are also highly commendable.

 

 

The GOP is basically a failed state, and Donald Trump is basically its warlord Slate

This wearable sensor reveals the secrets in your sweat Wired
 
 
Oil & Lava Motherboard

The destiny of Ecuador, a small country with outsize
ambitions, now depends overwhelmingly on a commodity price it cannot
control.

Why call centres suck, and what we can do about it  Nesta#
This report looks at the ways the UK could improve its call centres to increase productivity and create job

SpaceX Mars mission could be unveiled in September 2016 Wired UK

 

We’ll never learn more about space unless we build a starship Quartz
 
 

How to build a starship – and why we should start thinking about it now Quartz

This
report looks at the ways the UK could improve its call centres to
increase productivity and create jobs. – See more at:
http://www.nesta.org.uk/publications/why-call-centres-suck-and-what-we-can-do-about-it#sthash.f8BOUl9q.dpuf