Reader View · 7 min read · 2021-04-07 · In the 1950s, trucking magnate Malcom McLean changed the world when he got frustrated enough with the speed of trucking and traffic to start a commercial shipping company in order to move goods up … · Shared by 9, including Eric Vitiello, David Papandrew
Reader View · ~12 min read · Aug 4th · In all its baroque and sometimes cruelly overbred forms, the dog is a paramount symbol of both human hopes and foibles · Shared by 374, including 🧠 Larry G. Maguire, Stef Walter
As a rising middle class started to focus on their own family trees, creating an ‘elite’ from new money, so dogs started to be classified too.
Reader View · 4 min read · 2021-07-30 · NAC Architecture and Bernards used shipping containers to form private apartments in a Los Angeles facility for people experiencing homelessness. · Shared by 50, including @nonprofitorgs / Nonprofit Tech for Good, Brock Pierce, Elrond Burrell (he/him), Vala Afshar, Katja Evertz
Reader View · 1 min read · 2021-01-09 · In the shadow of giants like SpaceX, more than a dozen startups are building their own globe-spanning networks of nanosatellites, enabling a new kind of everywhere, all-the-time connectivity for… · Shared by 36, including Evan Kirstel the $B2B Techfluencer, Esther Schindler, ipfconline #CES2023, R.NFT R “Ray” Wang 王瑞光 #SuiteWorld #UIPathForward, Michael (मुकेश) 🇺🇦💪🏻, Christopher Mims 🤌, Brian Ahier, Dr. James Canton
Reader View · 5 min read · 2021-10-02 · Since the dawn of commerce, people have been using boxes, sacks, barrels and containers of varying sizes to transport goods. · Shared by 27, including Vala Afshar, Wilko S. Wolters 🇩🇪🇪🇺
Today, the standard container size is 20 feet long, eight feet wide and nine feet tall – a size that’s become known as a “20-foot-equivalent container unit,” or TEU.
Reader View · 7 min read · From 2018 · We have a cloud computing platform called Workers. Unlike essentially every other cloud computing platform I know of, it doesn’t use containers or virtual machines. We believe that is the future of… · Shared by 134, including Marius Bleuer, Joe Lencioni, Nando 💪🇦🇺🇦🇷, Jorge Alcaín Pro, Ferit (at 🏠) 🌙, Troy Hunt, Eduards Sizovs, Jack Cross
Reader View · 6 min read · 2021-11-27 · What if you could control your caffeine crash and use it to work in your favor? Be more productive and sleep better with this info! · Shared by 339, including Stephanie A Kowalski
Reader View · 9 min read · 2021-04-15 · Is a tiny house really a glorified toolshed? Are the unhoused serving as guinea pigs for architect's design experiments? Our columnist visits L.A.'s new wave of shelter solutions. · Shared by 28, including Christopher Knight, Randy Deutsch, Carolina A. Miranda