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TLDR Daily with Matt & Co podcast.

December 28, 2019

Every weekday morning Matt Hartman talks to one person about one article that they found interesting.

Why read articles when Matt's friends can just tell you what's in 'em?



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Satya Patel from Homebrew on the Creeping Capitalist Takeover of Higher Education
https://www.huffpost.com/highline/article/capitalist-takeover-college/

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Danielle David on why we need to stop asking kids what they want to be when they grow up.


https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/01/smarter-living/stop-asking-kids-what-they-want-to-be-when-they-grow-up.html

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Mike Mignano shares how Helvetica Gets an Upgrade https://mymodernmet.com/helvetica-now-monotype/

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Harper Reed on the short story Goodnight, Melancholy how technology relates to quarantine and the Corona Virus. 


http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/xia_03_17/

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Why there haven’t been more billion-dollar acquisitions for direct-to-consumer commerce startups. https://newconsumer.com/2019/04/billion-dollar-direct-consumer-deals-warby-parker-harrys-glossier-dollar-shave-club/

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Marah Lidey, co-CEO I’d Shine on The Feedback Fallacy. Full article here: https://hbr.org/2019/03/the-feedback-fallacy

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Margot Boyer-Dry talks about AI Priests



https://www.vox.com/future-perfect/2019/9/9/20851753/ai-religion-robot-priest-mindar-buddhism-christianity

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John Borthwick from Betaworks, on The Adversarial Persuasion Machine



https://techcrunch.com/2019/03/13/the-adversarial-persuasion-machine-a-conversation-with-james-williams

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Filmmaker Jonathan Kaufman,  on a single paragraph from the book The Poisoned City about the Flint Michigan water crisis.


http://annaclark.net/the-poisoned-city/

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Naomi Hirabayashi, Co-CEO of Shine on The Constructive Power of Self-Doubt
https://forge.medium.com/the-constructive-power-of-self-doubt-e1e33b8394cd

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Owen Grover, CEO of Pocket Casts discusses 'Spotify Teardown' and whether Spotify is a Media Company


https://www.getrevue.co/profile/pennyfractions/issues/penny-fractions-why-you-must-read-spotify-teardown-163039

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Nathan Baschez, on the 7 powers of Business Strategy
https://www.amazon.com/7-Powers-Foundations-Business-Strategy/dp/0998116319

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Abigail Edgecliffe-Johnson from The Shutdown on the exact day the Day the Dinosaurs Died
https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2019/04/08/the-day-the-dinosaurs-died

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Semil Shah from Haystack shows how even a tweet sometimes needs a TLDR

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Depressed and Anxious? These Video Games Want to Help


https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/24/technology/personaltech/depression-anxiety-video-games.html

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The Daily Lottery Was Originally a Harlem Game. Then Albany Wanted In.
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/27/nyregion/numbers-harlem-new-york-lottery.html

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Article:  "The Murky Ethics of the Ugly-Produce Business" by Amanda Mull of The Atlantic.

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Allison Behrenger talks about the article  "Do You Know What's in Your Cosmetics?" by The New York Times Editorial Board

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/09/opinion/cosmetics-safety-makeup.html

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"The circle of brand life:  retail is dying as retail is thriving" by Eric Feng

https://medium.com/@efeng/the-circle-of-brand-life-retail-is-dying-as-retail-is-thriving-ac9df55f9143

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"Is Sunscreen the New Margarine?" by Rowan Jacobsen.




https://www.outsideonline.com/2380751/sunscreen-sun-exposure-skin-cancer-science

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"Drudge Report" by Erin Griffith
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/26/business/against-hustle-culture-rise-and-grind-tgim.html

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"The Dream Machine" by Mitchell Waldrop


https://www.amazon.com/Dream-Machine-Licklider-Revolution-Computing/dp/014200135X

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"Lost Connections" by Johann Hari




https://www.amazon.com/Lost-Connections-Uncovering-Depression-Unexpected/dp/163286830X

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Article:  "How to talk to Chloe Condon on Twitter"




https://medium.com/@endingwithali/how-to-talk-to-chloe-condon-on-twitter-3414597ae95c




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Erik Berlin from Breaker talked about the Techcrunch article Facebook pays teens to install VPN that spies on them. Here's the original article: https://techcrunch.com/2019/01/29/facebook-project-atlas/

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This was an experiment. Should I do more of these?

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I Want to Be Rich and I’m Not Sorry

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/28/opinion/sunday/women-want-to-be-rich.html

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Trapped by the ‘Walmart of Heroin’

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/10/magazine/kensington-heroin-opioid-philadelphia.html

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Why Momofuku’s Billionaire Investor Is Aggressively Funding NYC’s Top Restaurants

https://ny.eater.com/2018/10/5/17938682/rse-ventures-stephen-ross-matt-higgins-momofuku-milk-bar-and-pizza-bluestone-lane-resy

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The Unlikely Politics of a Digital Contraceptive

https://www.newyorker.com/tech/annals-of-technology/the-unlikely-politics-of-a-digital-contraceptive

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Does the Education System Adequately Serve Advanced Students?

http://slatestarcodex.com/2018/09/04/acc-entry-does-the-education-system-adequately-serve-advanced-students/

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Pioneer Women Are Roaming the City

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/12/style/prairie-woman-style-batsheva-doen.html

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R.L. Stine on the Importance of Scaring the Hell Out of Children

https://medium.com/s/youthnow/r-l-stine-on-the-importance-of-scaring-the-hell-out-of-children-7214cda05c14

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This Is How Much VCs Are Paid

https://techcrunch.com/2018/09/14/this-is-how-much-vcs-are-paid/

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What’s next for podcasting? The industry is taking the first steps toward paid subscriptions and exclusive content

https://techcrunch.com/2018/10/25/whats-next-for-podcasting-subscriptions-and-exclusives/

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On the book, "Suggestible You"

https://www.suggestibleyou.com/

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When to Use—and Not Use—an Em-Dash

https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/education/grammar/when-to-use-and-not-use-an-em-dash

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The Big Hack: How China Used a Tiny Chip to Infiltrate U.S. Companies

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-10-04/the-big-hack-how-china-used-a-tiny-chip-to-infiltrate-america-s-top-companies

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Every Adult Should Have a Bedtime

https://www.thecut.com/2018/09/having-a-regular-bedtime-is-good-for-you.html

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Remember Zagat? The iconic burgundy guidebook that helped shape the modern consumer era is back

https://www.fastcompany.com/90227760/remember-zagat-the-iconic-burgundy-guidebook-that-helped-shape-the-modern-consumer-era-is-back

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Alexa skills can now offer one-time-use purchases, like in-game hints or points

https://techcrunch.com/2018/09/25/alexa-skills-can-now-offer-one-time-use-purchases-like-in-game-hints-or-points/

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Facebook Is Giving Advertisers Access to Your Shadow Contact Information

https://gizmodo.com/facebook-is-giving-advertisers-access-to-your-shadow-co-1828476051

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The Existential Void of the Pop-Up ‘Experience’

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/09/26/arts/color-factory-museum-of-ice-cream-rose-mansion-29rooms-candytopia.html

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Every weekday morning Matt Hartman talks to one person about one article that they found interesting.

Why read articles when Matt's friends can just tell you what's in 'em?

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