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How Much Do Parents Matter?

“Parents in every culture at a given moment think they’re doing the optimal thing for their kids.”<p>In 1930, the American anthropologist Margaret Mead published a study of how people in Papua New Guinea raised their children. The world is one giant laboratory and human development one grand …

The Extraordinary Intimacy Between the Ultra-Rich and Their Wealth Managers

For the one percent, a good adviser acts as a bookkeeper, a confidante, and, on occasion, a fishmonger.<p>Behind the Panama Papers scandal, LuxLeaks, and the other offshore-finance stories of recent years lies an elite profession whose expertise makes the whole system function: wealth managers. …

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Why Are Asian Americans Politically Invisible?

Asian Americans are the fastest growing voting block in the country—but we rarely see politicians actively courting their support.<p>My grandmother, Mya Mya Thant Gyi, was born in 1917 in Pakkoku, Burma (also known as Myanmar). She came of age as the country was emerging from the shadow of the British …

In Pursuit of Integration

U.S. Education Secretary John King is calling for programs that largely leave it up to parents to desegregate schools. Will that suffice?<p>John King Jr. doesn’t have much time to carry out his goals as the country’s education secretary. Having been tasked earlier this year with rounding off Arne …

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14 essential tips to get you started in Pokémon Go

Where can I find rare Pokémon? How can I make it easier to capture them, what should I do with stardust and candy, and how do I make my battery last?<p>Pokémon Go has caught the world by storm, sent Nintendo’s stock price rocketing, atheists into churches and Australians into police stations.<p>But it …

Pokémon Go: eight advanced tips to prepare you for gyms

Riding the Pokémon Go wave but stuck on training your Pokémon to fight in gyms? Haven’t quite mastered when to tap and when to swipe? Look no further<p>Two weeks in, Pokémon Go fever continues, but as new players join it’s getting difficult to compete in gyms. Here’s some advanced tips to help you get …

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What's a Pokémon Go gym and how do I master them?

Everything you need to know but were afraid to ask about Pokémon Go gyms, battles and how to win them<p>Half of Pokémon Go is collecting the little beasts, you’ve got to “catch ‘em all!” after all, but the other half is a little more daunting: gym battles. But they needn’t be overwhelming or scary. …

Israel Proves the Desalination Era Is Here

<i>From Ensia (find the original story here); reprinted with permission.</i><p>July 19, 2016 — Ten miles south of Tel Aviv, I stand on a catwalk over two …

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Report: China bans Battlefield 4 on grounds of national security endangerment

The Ministry of Culture of the People's Republic of China has reportedly banned Electronic Arts' <i>Battlefield 4</i> on the grounds that it contains content that endangers national security, according to news outlets like China.com, QQ and an article on PCgames.com.cn that has since been taken down.<p>The …

A Look Back At How The Content Industry Almost Killed Blockbuster And Netflix (And The VCR)

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Derek Khanna is a technology policy consultant and columnist. He previously worked for the House Republican Study Committee where he authored their report on copyright reform. He</i> <i>spearheaded the national campaign on cellphone unlocking that resulted in proposed legislation to legalize</i> …