✩ Want You To Know: Phone > Deodorant

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Another piece about the improbable but obviously excellent comeback of email newsletters. This is obviously today's most important link.

Anyway, once more unto the breach, dear friends!

"Ninety-one percent said their phone is as important as deodorant and their car."

A kidney dies only hours after removal. You can do nothing with one stolen from a stranger, except stir fry it

So says Chinese police officer Wang Haiding, who debunks rumours and urban myths online. Amazingly, it's an official account.

The Obama administration has admitted that the FBI searches for Americans' private communications in a database assembled using the NSA's warrantless spying program.

Well well well.

World Of Brocraft

Coming as a surprise to nobody, Tinder co-founder Whitney Wolfe is suing the company for harassment.

Taking a leaf out of GitHub's book, Tinder is conducting an internal investigation. Bros investigating bros always works out well, doesn't it?

Facebook. 'Nuff said.


Hello There, Buy Now Button


Worth Pondering


Totally Confused

Spy suitcase, the Bayeaux Tapestry completed, the royal houses of Europe, robojournos and Dolly didn't mime.

Today's music pick: They Might Be Giants' 'First Album Live'

Football Corner

More match fixing.

A compendium of diving excellence from the Telegraph.

Still serious business. So serious that Google has a World Cup war room.

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