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Your Wednesday afternoon lunch break link bait.


Stories of Living on the Streets of Oakland: "Life isn't about you; it's about what you do for others, about the right thing to do." [East Bay Express]

Anonymous Confessions of a Startup "Fraud": Confidential to startup founder who thinks everyone else has it figured out and is terrified that he or she doesn't: Nobody else has it figured out either. [Pando]

Will Robots Take Your Job or Create It?: Yes. [Recode]

Philz HQ Headed to Dogpatch: What a tesora. [Eater SF]

Advocates Worry Over SROs on Airbnb: Another sign of the mismatch between supply and demand in the city's housing market. [Examiner]

An Architect for the Blind: A fantastic #longread. [Curbed SF]

Flaming Lotus Girls Bring Sculpture to Pier 14: Have you seen it yet? It's awesome. [SFGate]

New Sculpture Headed for Patricia's Green Park in Hayes: Also nifty, though not yet built.  [Hoodline]

America's Cup Price Tag Grows: With no way for the city to track it, either. [SFWeekly]


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