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1. A Beautifully Illustrated Glossary Of Typographic Terms You Should Know
By Janie Kliever
Curators: Eugenio Monforte, Phillip Chao
Learning the building blocks of typography will help you better understand how to pick a suitable font and apply it effectively within your design projects. Read More
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2. Mobile Apps are Failing Like It’s 1999
By Andrew Chen – AndrewChen.co
Digest: Go To Market & Growth
Curator: Nathan Monk
Another classic by Andrew. Read More
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3. In a Fake Fact Era, Schools Teach the ABCs of News Literacy
By Issie Lapowsky – Wired
Curators: Aurelio Jimenez Romero, Deborah Chang, Hrvoje Morić, Jennifer Chin, Jessica Falkenthal
Students in today’s era have a near infinite about of information, as well as misinformation, at their very fingertips. This is what’s driven some schools to educate their students about the very real issues of fake news. According to one teacher, “News has shifted so much. Everyone can be a reporter now. It’s about them realizing you can’t take everything at face value.” With a bigger focus on this type of education, educators hope that this knowledge will arm them for the future and better prepare them to thrive in a new media environment. Read More
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4. 6 Ways Startups Can Build Productive (and Happy) Remote Teams
By Young Entrepreneur Council – Inc.com
Digest: Young Entrepreneurship
Curators: Lidia Donajczyk-Lipinska, Chas Pulido, Tony Cueva
If you’ve got a good organization and know how to deal with them, then remote working will be perfect with you. Read More
More from this reading list: http://mailchi.mp/97e4fcc18458/qk8ua93w4k
5. When a Town Pays for Uber Rides Rather Than Creating a Bus System
By PATRICK J. KIGER – How Stuff Works
Digest: Mobility & Transportation
Curators: Timo Hoffmann, Manuel Heckmann, Andy Palanisamy
The Innisfil town government outsourced its public transit needs to on-demand ride service Uber, forging a deal in which it subsidizes a portion of users’ rides within the town’s borders. Read More
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