Month: June 2014

Supreme Court Rejects Contraceptives Mandate for Some Corporations

The Supreme Court ruled, 5 to 4, that closely held corporations cannot be required under the Affordable Care Act to pay for insurance coverage for contraception.. via NYT U.S. http://ift.tt/1mzu0KJ

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A Water Filter You Won’t Be Ashamed to Leave on the Dinner Table

I’m a tap drinker, myself—I take L.A.’s finest, straight up. But I understand if you’d like some filtration with your hydration. What I don’t understand is the use of crappy plastic pitchers to clean and store your water. Here’s a

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Google will shut down Orkut on September 30.

Google will shut down Orkut on September 30. If you’re wondering what Orkut is, you’re probably not in Rio de Janeiro: Orkut was Google’s first attempt at a social network, ignored by everyone but a surprisingly fervent sector of Brazilians.

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