Joann Hickson

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Paris Review - Writers, Quotes, Biography, Interviews, Artists

Descartes, Sartre, pornography, and the “new novel”: An interview with Alain Robbe-Grillet.<p>“I have always been ‘out of the country’ in the sense that I never had what ordinarily is thought of as a literary life, or been part of a literary group”: Karl Shapiro on the Art of Poetry.<p>Stories by Craig …


1894 Coca-Cola is sold in bottles for the first time

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14 Tech Billionaires Who Never Got Their College Degree

But that's not the case for everyone, especially in the tech industry.<p>Billionaire investor Peter Thiel, for example, is paying $100,000 for kids to drop out of school and start their own companies.<p>Thiel has a point: Some of the most successful tech entrepreneurs have racked up billions of dollars …

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Taiwan Crash Victims’ Families Mourn

Twelve People Are Still Missing From TransAsia Flight 235<p>TAIPEI—Survivors of the plane that crashed Wednesday in a Taipei river recounted their experiences to relatives, and families of the dead mourned Thursday as recovery efforts at the site continued.<p>The cause of the crash of TransAsia Airways …


Three ex-Google engineers have created a Microsoft Surface clone

Naturally, it runs Android<p>Microsoft’s Surface tablet has inspired a few clones during its short history, but the latest rip off comes from three ex-Google engineers. Jeremy Zhou, David Ko, and Ben Luk used to work on products like Google Maps and search at the web giant, and formed Jide Technology …

Apple Sued Over Storage-Devouring iOS 8

Apple is facing a class action lawsuit over the storage on its iPhones, iPads and iPods.<p>A class action lawsuit was filed Tuesday in California, alleging that Apple "fails to disclose" to people that as much as 23.1 percent of the advertised storage space on 8 GB and 16 GB devices would be consumed …

Evernote’s intelligent writing assistant, Context, is now available on Android and Windows

Evernote’s artificial intelligence-based writing assistant is now available for paying customers on Android and Windows, the company announced.<p>Context, which the company first launched on Mac and iOS at the beginning of the month, pulls up relevant information from both your Evernote account and …

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