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Today's teens are better than you, and we can prove it

Vox.com – Sarah Kliff – The kids are all right. We know this because every two years, the federal government asks thousands of teenagers dozens of questions about whether they are all right. Since 1991, it has sent something called the Youth Risk Behavior…
Timothy B. Lee RT @sarahkliff: Turns out I was totally lame compared to my classmates. t.co/2J1qfkqQj1 t.co/EEcvUlDqSB
Lou RT @MelissaBell: This is pretty damn awesome. The text of this article changes according to what year you were born in: t.co/LRpGIRwNMe
Ramez Naam Today's kids are okay. So say the data. t.co/OzFAY66IXE They drink less, smoke less, get pregnant less than past generations.
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Still Rendering

Medium – Erin Lee Carr – Feb 11, 9:01 PM – My father collapsed at his office in the Times Building on February 12 of last year. My stepmom called me to the hospital and panic enveloped me immediately. Dad was our fearless tribal leader (a self-assigned moniker). What the hell would we do…
Mark Potts RT @ErikWemple: A touching remembrance from @erinleecarr on her late, great father: t.co/ttnIl6Qr5b
Kim-Mai Cutler RT @erinleecarr: My dad wrote through the loss in his life, I'll try to do the same. Miss you always @carr2n t.co/bSDvdMNIjz t.co/bUfV0FKXPI
Mark Potts Lovely remembrance by daughter @erinleecarr of the great @carr2n. RIP, old friend. He'd be very proud. t.co/aBWmlD0vcQ
Mark Potts Lovely remembrance by daughter @erinleecarr of our the great @carr2n. RIP, old friend. t.co/aBWmlD0vcQ
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On Video, a First Grader, a Stumble in Math and a Teacher's Anger

nytimes.com – Kate Taylor – Feb 12 – In the video, a first-grade class sits cross-legged in a circle on a brightly colored rug. One of the girls has been asked to explain to the class how she solved a math problem, but she has gotten confused. She begins to count: “One……
sree sreenivasan RT @SKaplanphotos: So humiliating! Know what infuriates me? This inexcusable behavior by an educator --let alone anyone! @katetaylornyt t.co/5krQAVbLH7
Peter Maass Peak charter school: At Success Academy School, a Stumble in Math and a Teacher's Anger on Video t.co/tUmL1waLct
Rakesh Agrawal SMH. The irony of a teacher yelling at a student (a 1st grader!!!): 'Go to the calm-down chair and sit." t.co/rkFqcMFCcm
Fuego On Video, a First Grader, a Stumble in Math and a Teacher's Anger t.co/O2DVLP6wNO via @aarongell
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Slack is turning two! To think, a year ago today...

Several People Are Typing – Feb 12 – Slack is turning two! To think, a year ago today we had 500,000 daily active users, and now there are over 2 million of you using Slack every day with your teams. To help support you, our own team has grown from 103 to 369 Slack employees. We're…
Adam Nash RT @SlackHQ: It's the second anniversary of Slack's public launch! Here's our story in numbers as we enter the Terrific Twos t.co/VYm8LG9ufz
francine hardaway Yep! Now I'm buried in Slack messages. Slack is turning two! To think.,,Several People Are Typing t.co/aCuIO747zj via @nuzzel
Scott Beale RT @SlackHQ: It's the second anniversary of Slack's public launch! Here's our story in numbers as we enter the Terrific Twos t.co/VYm8LG9ufz
Filip Mares RT @SlackHQ: It's the second anniversary of Slack's public launch! Here's our story in numbers as we enter the Terrific Twos t.co/VYm8LG9ufz
a16z RT @SlackHQ: It's the second anniversary of Slack's public launch! Here's our story in numbers as we enter the Terrific Twos t.co/VYm8LG9ufz
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The most bizarre, outrageous Airbnb feud story you'll ever read

sfchronicle.com – Carolyn Said – Feb 12 – February 12, 2016 Updated: February 12, 2016 7:00am It's a tale so Byzantine as to defy belief, a neighbors' dispute run terribly amok, replete with allegations of fraud, false identity, extortion, harassment and squatting — all enabled by…
Mary Catherine RT @ellenhuet: SF man feuding with his neighbors pulls the ULTIMATE AIRBNB TROLL: moves into their place t.co/Km1EXmUQwy t.co/YyAn3IRjYF
Andrew Courter RT @ellenhuet: SF man feuding with his neighbors pulls the ULTIMATE AIRBNB TROLL: moves into their place t.co/Km1EXmUQwy t.co/YyAn3IRjYF
Selena Larson RT @ellenhuet: SF man feuding with his neighbors pulls the ULTIMATE AIRBNB TROLL: moves into their place t.co/Km1EXmUQwy t.co/YyAn3IRjYF
Vincent Chu 褚邦平 RT @ellenhuet: SF man feuding with his neighbors pulls the ULTIMATE AIRBNB TROLL: moves into their place t.co/Km1EXmUQwy t.co/YyAn3IRjYF
Jeff Atwood RT @ellenhuet: SF man feuding with his neighbors pulls the ULTIMATE AIRBNB TROLL: moves into their place t.co/Km1EXmUQwy t.co/YyAn3IRjYF
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Linux kernel bug delivers corrupt TCP/IP data to Mesos, Kubernetes, Docker containers - Vijay Pandurangan

Medium – Vijay Pandurangan – Feb 11, 9:30 AM – The Linux Kernel has a bug that causes containers that use veth devices for network routing (such as Docker on IPv6, Kubernetes, Google Container Engine, and Mesos) to not check TCP checksums. This results in applications incorrectly receiving…
Neha Narula RT @vijayp: Linux kernel bug delivers corrupt TCP/IP data to Mesos, Kubernetes, and Docker containers /cc @epcjones t.co/ctEW58f96G
Jeff Ma RT @TwitterEng: Twitter engineer @vijayp recaps how the team tackled a Linux kernel bug: t.co/z9sjl3QSy9
Twitter Engineering Twitter engineer @vijayp recaps how the team tackled a Linux kernel bug: t.co/z9sjl3QSy9
Jose Montes de Oca RT @vijayp: Linux kernel bug delivers corrupt TCP/IP data to Mesos, Kubernetes, and Docker containers /cc @epcjones t.co/ctEW58f96G
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Women considered better coders - but only if they hide their gender

theguardian.com – Julia Carrie Wong – Feb 12, 1:55 AM
rahul chopra RT @PenmanRoss: Women considered better coders - but only if they hide their gender t.co/WybjJh6KoM
Jessica Lam RT @zaca: "Women considered better coders - but only if they hide their gender" - t.co/vAKUigQljs
Brian Boyer RT @sdosemagen: Women considered better coders - but only if they hide their gender t.co/EHAw1UdUVo
Sizhao Yang Women considered better coders - but only if they hide their gender t.co/sX18lq4IvV
Ben Kamens RT @ana_d_h: In study of 3mm @github pull requests, women's code reviews more likely to be accepted, UNLESS 'gender identifiable' t.co/9eIqeWmkrv
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Dr. Dre Filming Apple's First Scripted Television Series (Exclusive)

hollywoodreporter.com – Michael O'Connell – Feb 12, 9:50 AM – Apple is making its first original television show. The Hollywood Reporter has learned that the technology giant is backing a top-secret scripted series starring one of its own executives, Beats co-founder and rap legend Dr. Dre. Multiple sources…
Erin Teague Dr. Dre Filming Apple's First Scripted Television Series (Exclusive) t.co/v5aTkCtzHW via @nuzzel
Jim Edwards Dr. Dre Filming Apple's First Scripted Television Series (Exclusive) t.co/5gdXgfzhKG via @nuzzel thanks @MishCastillo
Matthew Cassinelli Well, Apple is getting into original programming too: t.co/GgxHa8KOkd
Anthony De Rosa Dr. Dre Filming Apple's First Scripted Television Series t.co/Eb8fI73RKT via @NellieBowles
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A Letter to College Students · The Macro

The Macro – Feb 12 – Learn to code. This doesn't mean you have to be a Computer Science major. But college offers a great opportunity to learn the basics upon which you can build later in life. Being a programmer gives you the ability to work in any industry and start…
Black Founders Some advice from @mwseibel: "I often talk to people who want to start startups in their late 20s & 30s, but can't.." t.co/W7G8qxQOfU
Stephen DeBerry Sage startup advice for the college set from my man @mwseibel t.co/JE0eVEnD4V
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When your heroes disappoint you…

Medium – jason – Feb 12, 9:48 AM – For the past decade I've watched my good friend Kimbal tirelessly build his brand of “farm to table” restaurants, simply called “ The Kitchen, ” into a movement. Like his slightly more famous brother, he focuses on the…
Gabe Rivera Guy who added an "s" To TWiT to name his tech podcast now comes out against brand hijacking in act of Musk fanboyism t.co/On1RU5z91T
Marc Benioff RT @StevenLevy: Here's @jason on the shocking behavior of @WolfgangPuck in using the name of @kimbal's restaurant. t.co/lREZPRUQhM
jason RT @StevenLevy: Here's @jason on the shocking behavior of @WolfgangPuck in using the name of @kimbal's restaurant. t.co/lREZPRUQhM