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Slow-Wheeling to the Sea – The New York Times

"People will be watching," warned Minna Caroline Smith at Lapham's Quarterly about her groundbreaking three-wheeler tour of the North Shore in eastern Massachusetts. Not only were the adult self-propelled tricycles new, so were the women…

Cryonics During the Pandemic – The New York Times

When an 87-year-old Californian man was wheeled into an operating room just outside Phoenix last year, the pandemic was at its height and medical protocols were being upended across the country.A case like his would normally have required…

Amazon’s Open Secret – The New York Times

This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it on weekdays.This week Amazon acknowledged the reality: it has a problem with fake reviews.The problem is that Amazon blamed almost everyone involved in…

Google to Open Physical Store in New York

Five years ago, Google started making its own smartphones and voice-assisted speakers. Now Google has a store where they can sell them.The company will open its first physical store on the first floor of its Manhattan headquarters in the…