self-promotion Headlines

  • Promoting RH

    It’s not true that whatever Rodrigo Duterte wants, he gets. by Ana Marie Pamintuan
  • Road to self-sufficiency

    It appears that even without a director, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is still able to keep a vigilant eye on the products available in the Philippine market. by Domini M. Torrevillas
  • Self-driving car jargon

    Bruce Sterling republishes the acronyms in a recent Daimler white-paper on self-driving cars: Advanced Driver Assistance System Automated Driving System Automotive Safety Integrity Level Automotive Information Sharing and Analysis Center AUTOmotive Open System Architecture Computer Emergency Response Team Central Processing Unit Car Park Pilot Cyclic Redundancy Check Dynamic Driving Task (Statistisches Bundesamt) Federal Statistical Office of Germany Design Failure Mode and Effect...

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  • From Russia, With Despair, Self-Loathing and Love

    What do two contemporary playwrights have in common with Anton Chekhov? A bunch.
  • Univision Promotes ‘Weapons’ Against ICE Raids

    The Trump Administration’s announcement of massive deportations threw the nation´s liberal Spanish-speaking media into a panic last week. Wide-eyed newscasters provided all sorts of advice on how to react to the raids and evade law enforcement.

  • Tana Mongeau is more self aware than you think

    Tana Mongeau is the only YouTuber whose controversial reputation can rival Jake Paul's. Which is why it's oddly fitting that they're engaged, after a whirlwind (read: extremely public) romance that started with an innocuous selfie on Snapchat and ended with a proposal during her 21st birthday trip to Las Vegas just two months later.  Before last year, Mongeau was a brash vlogger known for doing whatever she wanted, and sharing every detail of her escapades in wild Storytime rants. When VidCon...