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A Suspense Novelist’s Trail of Deceptions: Dan Mallory, who writes under the name A. J. Finn, went to No. 1 with his début thriller, “The Woman in the Window.” His life contains even stranger twists. (The New Yorker) http://bit.ly/2RSS5mU
9 Books to Read in 2019: Motivational Speaker and Author Rachel Hollis’s list of go-to business books, life books, or guilty pleasures. (The Chic Site) http://bit.ly/2RVgZCN
The Rise of the Robot Reporter: As reporters and editors find themselves the victims of layoffs at digital publishers and traditional newspaper chains alike, journalism generated by machine is on the rise. (The New York Times) https://nyti.ms/2DsrpVa
Delta has apologized after handing out ‘creepy’ Diet Coke napkins to passengers encouraging them to give their number to their ‘plane crush’ (Business Insider) http://bit.ly/2BtXvQ6
Pixar Takes on Toxic Masculinity in the Workplace With Latest Short: “Purl” is about a pink ball of yarn who joins B.R.O. Capital. (Global Citizen) http://bit.ly/2TG3acY
Miki Agrawal’s Unapologetic New Book Offers a Glimpse Into the Mind of the Fallen Entrepreneur: The former ‘She-E-O’ of period-proof underwear startup Thinx is now calling herself a ‘Disrupt-Her.’ (Inc Magazine) http://bit.ly/2MX3K3m
20 Surprising Things You Can Do With Google Search: You can get really specific about the Google search results you want, as well as the ones you don’t. (Entrepreneur Magazine) http://bit.ly/2SHd4xJ
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