🕵️♀️ The Open Secret of Google Search
Plus: Terraform Labs staff put on no-fly list by South Korea, The Rich World's Climate Hypocrisy, and more…
The Open Secret of Google Search. A few weeks ago my house had a septic-tank emergency, which is as awful as it sounds. As unspeakable things began to burble up from my shower drain, I did what any smartphone-dependent person would: I frantically Googled something along the lines… (Charlie Warzel / The Atlantic)
Terraform Labs staff put on no-fly list by South Korea. Prosecutors are investigating $40bn collapse of terraUSD and luna token. (Song Jung-a / Financial Times)
The Rich World's Climate Hypocrisy. The developed world's response to the global energy crisis has put its hypocritical attitude toward fossil fuels on display. Wealthy countries admonish developing ones to use renewable energy. Last month the Group of Seven went so far as to… (Bjorn Lomborg / Wall Street Journal)
How Paintings Lost in a Small-Town Art Heist Were Recovered 50 Years Later. On a Wednesday evening in February 1972, as police officers and emergency responders in New Paltz, N.Y., flocked to a fire, somebody snatched a pair of 19th-century portraits of a wealthy local couple from a historical society elsewhere in town. (Vimal Patel / The New York Times)
'God hates NFTs'-behind The Hundreds' staged anti-crypto protest. Amid the steady bustle of shoppers roaming a SoHo street in Manhattan on Monday morning, a strange sight unfurled: a crowd of protesters carrying signs reading “God Hates NFTs,” “Crypto Is A Sin” and other anti-crypto… (Asa Hiken / Ad Age)
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