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The Great Smartphone War: Apple vs. Samsung | Vanity Fairvanityfair.com/news/business/2014/06/apple-samsung-smartphone-patent-war
Kurt Eichenwald explores the Korean company’s record of patent infringement and explains why Apple might win the battles but still lose the war.
All Dressed Up For Mars and Nowhere to Go — Matter — Mediummedium.com/matter/all-dressed-up-for-mars-and-nowhere-to-go-7e76df527ca0
Valentin Vitaljevich Lebedev was a Soviet cosmonaut who made two flights into space. His stay aboard the Space Station Salyut 7 with Anatoly Berezovoy in 1982, which lasted 211 days, was recorded in the Guinness Book of Records.