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3 Megatrends Creating the Rise in Premium Loyalty

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loyalty360.org - Premium loyalty programs aren’t new. In fact, Amazon Prime is the best known premium loyalty program and it was released in 2005. If that’s the case, why are we hearing so much about it recently? And…

GB Labs announces integration with Backblaze B2 cloud storage - GB Labs

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www.gblabs.com - This is the privacy notice of GB Labs Ltd. In this document, "we", "our", or "us" refer to GB Labs Ltd and any subsidiary company such as GB Labs Support. We are company number 09855368 registered in…

Redesigned Google Shopping goes live, with price tracking, Google Lens for outfits and more – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Google Shopping is getting a redesign with several new features, including options to shop local stores, track prices and even find style inspiration through Google Lens. Already, Google Lens’ smart …

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tpsconsulting.blogspot.com - TECHNOLOGY AND MORE! GUY KAWASAKI - EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW Shared by Guy Kawasaki dad.ceo - Being a loyal Mac user since the very early days of Apple and now the Founder of DAD.CEO, getting the chance t…

Natalist founder Halle Tecco wants to get you pregnant – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Halle Tecco is no stranger to conception struggles. The Rock Health founder and former CEO has been public about her journey on social media, including two rounds of IVF, eventually leading to a heal…

iPhone 11 review: The most attractive choice in Apple’s best lineup in years

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arstechnica.com - Like the iPhone XR before it, the iPhone 11 is the default iPhone. It's priced where flagship phones used to be priced, and it offers almost all the same features as the expensive iPhone 11 Pro model…

Create a semantic “breakout” button to make an entire element clickable - Andy Bell

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hankchizljaw.com - A common design pattern is to have something like a “card” element that has to be fully clickable. This is usually because it links to another page or triggers a JavaScript action. The problem though…

Civic Champs app gives nonprofits the tech tools to manage volunteers – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Nonprofits employ 10% of the U.S. workforce and generate some $2 trillion in revenue each year and yet, many charitable organizations are still using pen and paper to track their volunteers. Civic Ch…

Cybersecurity is a bubble, but it’s not ready to burst – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - The global cybersecurity market is booming: Cybersecurity-related spending is on track to surpass $133 billion in 2022, and the market has grown more than 30x in 13 years. But it’s not all unicorns a…

Zuckerberg says Facebook will sue to stop EU’s global content takedowns – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Facebook plans to challenge Europe’s top court, which today ruled that EU countries can order Facebook to globally remove content that violates local laws. Facebook currently complies with proper leg…

Kitty Hawk reveals its secret project, Heaviside – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Sebastian Thrun is waving a device in his hand with an excited, almost gleeful expression on his face as he trots from a makeshift aircraft hangar toward the secret project that Kitty Hawk Corp. has …

Facebook is being leant on by US, UK, Australia to ditch its end-to-end encryption expansion plan – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Here we go again. Western governments are once again dialling up their attack on end-to-end encryption — calling for either no e2e encryption or backdoored e2e encryption so platforms can be commande…

TikTok explains its ban on political advertising – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Already under fire for advancing Chinese foreign policy by censoring topics like Hong Kong’s protests and pro-LGBT content, the Beijing-based video app TikTok is now further distancing itself from U.…

Beat the deadline: Apply to TC Top Picks @ Disrupt Berlin 2019 – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Here’s a solid shout-out to early-stage startup founders who love the word “free.” You have just two weeks left to apply to be a TC Top Pick and exhibit in Startup Alley at Disrupt Berlin 2019 for — …

Daily Crunch: Taboola acquires Outbrain – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Publi…

Instagram launches Threads, a Close Friends chat app with auto-status – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - What if Instagram could automatically tell your Close Friends you’re 馃彔 (home), 馃 (working), 馃殫 (on the move) or 馃泲️ (chilling and might want to hang out)? That’s the idea behind Instagram’s new com…

India’s Fyle bags $4.5M to expand its expense management platform in the US, other international markets – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Fyle, a Bangalore-headquartered startup that operates an expense management platform, has extended its previous financing round to add $4.5 million of new investment as it looks to court more clients…

We’ll have self-flying cars before self-driving cars, Thrun says – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Once you get up high enough, you don’t have to worry about a lot of the obstacles like pedestrians and traffic jams that plague autonomous cars. That’s why Sebastian Thrun, Google’s self-driving team…

Here’s how much the all-electric Polestar 2 will cost in its launch markets – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Volvo group’s Polestar electric performance car sub-brand has announced pricing for the Polestar 2, the company’s second production car, a four-door mid-sized fastback that will begin production in 2…

Sony’s new A9 II mirrorless full-frame camera has the speed sports photographers need – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Sony announced a successor to its popular A9 mirrorless interchangeable lens full-frame camera today. The A9 II carries over some of the specs and stats of its predecessor, like the 24.2 megapixel st…

Lora DiCarlo founder says CES award snub did company ‘a pretty big favor’ – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - CES parent the Consumer Technology Association created a public relations disaster in January when it unceremoniously revoked an award from sex tech startup, Lora DiCarlo and its product Os茅. “Vela […

Kaspersky finds Uzbekistan hacking op… because group used Kaspersky AV

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arstechnica.com - A new "threat actor" tied to Uzbekistan's State Security Service has been unmasked by threat researchers at Kaspersky Lab. And the unmasking wasn't very hard to do, since, as Kim Zetter reports for V…

Egypt used Google Play in spy campaign targeting its own citizens, researchers say

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arstechnica.com - Hackers with likely ties to Egypt’s government used Google’s official Play Store to distribute spyware in a campaign that targeted journalists, lawyers, and opposition politicians in that country, re…

Expertos preocupados por asteroide que pasar谩 cerca de la Tierra

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www.telemundo.com - Amantes de la astronom铆a y expertos se encuntran muy preocupados por el asteroide que pasar谩 cerca de la Tierra. Las abejas nombradas el ser vivo m谩s importante del planeta Revelan los alimentos que …

Ripple-Backed Web Monetization Platform Coil Now Supports XRP

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cointelegraph.com - Web monetization platform Coil now supports XRP payments in real time thanks to a partnership with payment gateway and XRP Ledger wallet provider GateHub. A news release published on Oct. 1 revealed …

How to prepare for an awesome Product Designer interview

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medium.com - Often times the process is completely opaque. There are portfolio presentations, sample projects, hours-long on-site interviews, and questions designed to trip up candidates or find the fraudsters. T…

10 Website Design Trends That Are Fading (Thankfully)

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designshack.net - Website design trends can be a lot of fun to experiment with and incorporate into projects, but if you aren’t careful these elements can add a dated look to projects. Sometimes trends fade out as qui…

Why Mobile Apps Are Making a Comeback for WordPress Publishers

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torquemag.io - When it comes to news sites, blogs, and other digital content publishers, making sure your posts are accessible on mobile devices is key. While responsive web design is the first choice and a must-ha…

This huge Android trojan malware campaign was discovered after the gang behind it made basic security mistakes | ZDNet

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www.zdnet.com - A giant botnet and banking trojan malware operation has infected hundreds of thousands of Android users since at least 2016 – but mistakes by the group have revealed details of the campaign and how t…

Intel proposes new SAPM memory type to protect against Spectre-like attacks | ZDNet

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www.zdnet.com - Intel published last week a research paper detailing a new type of computer memory that was specifically designed to safeguard against speculative execution side-channel attacks, such as Meltdown, Sp…

Microsoft Surface Earbuds will work with other virtual assistants

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androidcommunity.com - The newly-announced wireless earbuds from Microsoft, the Surface Earbuds, has gotten some initial rave reviews at the Microsoft Surface event in New York. While it’s not yet ready for commercial rele…

Instax Mini Link lets you print photos, video frames, directly from your phone

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androidcommunity.com - Youngsters (and not-so-youngsters) can’t get enough of instant mobile printers. At least that’s the impression we get as brands continue releasing products that cater to that bridge between digital a…

Galaxy Watch Active 2’s touch bezel will now be on by default after update

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androidcommunity.com - When Samsung released its Galaxy Watch Active 2 last week, it got pretty good reviews from users looking for a fresh new smartwatch. However, one of its key features, the virtual touch bezel, was not…

Lenovo Smart Display reboot loop issue fix finally released

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androidcommunity.com - That was quick. Reports about the Lenovo Smart Displays getting stuck in update reboot loop surface only a couple of days ago but the company has already released a software update. The fast response…

Everything we know about the Pixel 4 flagship series

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androidcommunity.com - The Pixel 4 is perhaps the most leaked series from Google. It’s not surprising because as early as June, the tech giant itself leaked the smartphone. It was the real thing but only a silhouette of th…

Duet Display finally available for Android devices

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androidcommunity.com - If you’re a Mac and Apple mobile user, you’re probably aware of this app called Duet Display that lets you use your iPad as a second screen alongside your computer. It was only available exclusively …

Security and privacy made better with updates, Password Checkup

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androidcommunity.com - The Google team always aims to come up with products and services that are helpful to most people. For most Android users, there’s data management alongside security and privacy where the devs can co…

Instagram’s Restrict feature now available for all users

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androidcommunity.com - While it would be just easier to block someone on your social media platform to avoid online bullying and abuse, Instagram believes that doing so can sometimes lead to bigger problems for someone in …

Bumped Executives Discuss Measuring ROI

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loyalty360.org - Register for the webinar here! Successful loyalty initiatives are something many brands are trying to achieve. However, it’s often hard to know if an initiative is successful, especially in bringing …

LinkedIn retargeting strategies: B2B advertising for the win - Search Engine Watch

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www.searchenginewatch.com - We all know the importance of retargeting users who have visited your website but haven’t converted. If yours is a lead generation business that has a longer sales cycle, you know it is even more imp…

Comcast Urged By NAACP To Stop “Attack” On Civil Rights Statute In $20B SCOTUS Battle With Byron Allen

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deadline.com - Locked in a U.S. Supreme Court-bound $20 billion racial discrimination lawsuit with Byron Allen’s Entertainment Studios, the alliance between Comcast and Donald Trump’s Department of Justice has now …

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SCIENCE

When giving up on your teen is not the solution!

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www.theinterpretedrock.com - By Stephen C. Schultz We’ve all been there! Whether you have experience in a private therapeutic practice, a hospital setting, educational consulting or other residential treatment environments, we h…

LIVES | BERLIN – 28 SEPT – 02 OCT – 2019

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www.esicm.org - ICU survivors face long journey beyond hospital discharge Adoption of InS:PIRE (Glasgow) post-ICU rehab model, incorporating needs of patient and family Outcome measure score (including personal heal…

Anatoly Yunitskiy Skyway versus auto, bus- en treinvervoer – Binnenland en Buitenland Nieuws

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055nu.com - In de komende 10 jaar werkt Yunitsky en zijn team actief aan de eerste generatie stringtechnologie毛n, die onmiddellijk de aandacht trok van het publiek. De eerste publicaties werden gepubliceerd in w…

Are You Developing Skills That Won’t Be Automated?

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hbr.org - The future of work looks grim for many people. A recent study from Forrester estimated that 10% of U.S. jobs would be automated this year, and another from McKinsey estimates that close to half of al…

Ancient sippy cup may hold clues about agriculture’s spread in Europe

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arstechnica.com - A recent study found that prehistoric babies drank milk from ceramic sippy cups, including some with cute animal motifs. Lest you be overwhelmed by the cuteness, there's a heartbreaking side to that …

Vaping-linked lung illness looks like exposure to mustard gas, doctors say

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arstechnica.com - Close examination of lung tissue from 17 people with severe vaping-linked injuries found a type of tissue damage seen in people exposed to toxic fumes and chemical weapons, such as mustard gas. That'…

Plate tectonics runs deeper than we thought

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arstechnica.com - It’s right there in the name: “plate tectonics.” Geology’s organizing theory hinges on plates—thin, interlocking pieces of Earth’s rocky skin. Plates’ movements explain earthquakes, volcanoes, mounta…

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon arrive at Cape Canaveral ahead of key test for crew flight – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - SpaceX’s facility at Cape Canaveral just received a crucial new delivery: a Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon capsule that it will be using for an upcoming in-flight abort test. This test, which will d…

NASA’s first all-electric experimental X-plane is ready for testing – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - NASA will fly a crewed X-plane, one of the experimental aircraft it creates to test various technologies, for the first time in two decades in the near future. This X-plane, the X-57 Maxwell to be ex…

Greyparrot uses computer vision to improve waste management – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Meet Greyparrot, a London-based startup that wants to improve waste management. The company uses computer vision to make sorting more efficient at different stages of the waste chain. And Greyparrot …

Harness launches Continuous Insights to measure software team performance – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Jyoti Bansal, CEO and co-founder at Harness, has always been frustrated by the lack of tools to measure software development team performance. Harness is a tool that provides Continuous Delivery as a…

Orbit Fab raises $3M to make orbital refueling easier, cheaper and more accessible – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Orbit Fab, one of the companies competing in this year’s TechCrunch Disrupt Battlefield in San Francisco this week, has closed a seed round of $3 million. The funding comes from Type 1 Ventures, Tech…

CRIAM hopes to save lives with a fast, portable blood type testing tool – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Getting diagnostic testing right when you need it, in real-time and on-site is a challenge for many healthcare workers. However, testing for things like blood type in the case of a needed blood trans…

13 Best Energy Boosting Foods to Help You Stay Sharp All Day

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www.lifehack.org - Do you find you need a “pick-me-up” in the middle of the day? Or maybe your energy wanes just before it’s time to leave work? Many of us feel fatigued at a certain point during the day – maybe you di…

Augmented Reality is making industrial work more productive

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arstechnica.com - This is a screenshot of a Fieldbit AR view of a water treatment plant. The user can see equipment identification and telemetry tagged directly to individual machines. Fieldbit isn't a hardware compan…

One of the most remote settled islands is plagued by plastic waste

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arstechnica.com - Roughly halfway between Argentina and South Africa, in the middle of the South Atlantic Ocean, is the most remote settlement on earth. The island of Tristan da Cunha, home to 251 descendants of a han…

After 15 years of development, Lockheed wins new cost-plus contract for Orion

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arstechnica.com - On Monday, NASA announced that it had awarded a new $4.6 billion "production" contract to Lockheed Martin for six additional Orion spacecraft, which will be used for Artemis missions to the Moon, mos…

An Indian orbiter reached Mars five years ago, and it’s still ticking

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arstechnica.com - This gallery highlights images captured by the Mars Orbiter Mission. Here, a global mosaic of Mars. The Martian Moon Phobos, silhouetted against the Martian surface. A 3D portrayal of the Olympus Mon…

Tesla just bought an AI startup to improve Autopilot—here’s what it does

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arstechnica.com - Tesla has acquired the machine learning startup DeepScale, CNBC, Techcrunch, and other news outlets have reported. The company's CEO, Forrest Iandola, announced Monday that he had joined Tesla's Auto…

Why Toggle Tokens Are a Better Alternative to Checkboxes

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uxmovement.com - What interface component would you use for selecting from a large set of options? For most designers, checkboxes come to mind. But a long list of checkboxes is intimidating to users and can cause the…

Inspired Design Decisions: Bea Feitler, An Unstoppable Creative Force — Smashing Magazine

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www.smashingmagazine.com - Andy Clarke is a well-known web designer, design consultant, and mentor. He’s been called plenty of things since he started working on the web. His ego likes … More about Andrew Clarke … Upgrade your…

Maximalist Design and the Problem with Minimalism

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www.toptal.com - The current state of design encourages a strict adherence to severe simplicity, and it is hamstringing our creative evolution. Many people think of the Japanese when they think of minimalism. Clean l…

Humans produce 100x more CO2 than all volcanoes combined

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futurism.com - According to a decade-long study by an international team of researchers, human CO2 emissions total 100 times more than the planet-warming effects of all volcanoes combined. The total amount emitted …

Swiss Archaeologists Discover 5,500 Year Old Submerged Monument

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www.ancient-origins.net - Ancient stone alignments and cairns have been discovered in Switzerland’s Lake Constance and researchers say they are 5,500 years old. The unusual man-made pile of stones were discovered 15 feet (4.6…

Could this plastic-eating enzyme be the miracle solution to our plastic problem?

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www.fastcompany.com - Three years ago, Japanese scientists discovered a tiny new bacteria with an unusual ability: The organism, which lived in soil near a plastic bottle recycling plant, could eat plastic. A year later, …

AI Augmentation: The Real Future of Artificial Intelligence

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www.forbes.com - While artificial intelligence continues to drive completely autonomous technologies, its real value comes in enhancing the capabilities of the people that use it. Getty I love Grammarly, the writing …

A gentle robotic hand that won't break eggs, pasta sticks | ZDNet

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www.zdnet.com - In a testing scenario at the University of Buffalo, a robotic gripper was recently launched into a fixed object while holding a dry spaghetti stick. You would expect the impact to result in the fragi…

Brexit could be sending people crazy – literally

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cosmosmagazine.com - A man from a self-described “multicultural” family had a florid psychosis triggered by the 2016 Brexit referendum, according to a psychiatrist writing in the journal BMJ Case Reports. The incident ma…

The Complete Guide to Creating a Declared Data Strategy

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loyalty360.org - There’s not a marketer on earth who doesn’t want to know their customers better. If you could hear directly from current and prospective customers what they care about and use those insights to deliv…

Nearly a decade in the making, exoplanet-hunting instrument installed in Hawaii

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www.infowars.com - A top a dormant volcano in Hawaii, an extremely delicate instrument—designed to help scientists find distant worlds—is scattered across the floor in hundreds of pieces. “Imagine trying to assemble on…

Vaping illness: Cases surge to 1,080; deaths rise to 18

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www.usatoday.com - The number of vaping-related lung injury cases has jumped to 1,080 and deaths to 18, but the specific causes of the illnesses are still not clear, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention repor…

Tenergy Solla Rechargeable NiMH AA Battery, 1000mAh Solar Batteries for Solar Garden Lights, 12 PCS, UL Certified

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power.tenergy.com - Features And Benefits SOLAR PRO TECHNOLOGY – Tenergy engineered Solla rechargeable batteries with technology eliminating common solar light battery performance problems: leaking due to over-charging …

Targeted Temperature Management for Cardiac Arrest with Nonshockable Rhythm. - PubMed - NCBI

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www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov - Moderate therapeutic hypothermia is currently recommended to improve neurologic outcomes in adults with persistent coma after resuscitated out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. However, the effectiveness o…

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WORLD

This 2016 letter proves that GOP attacks on Biden over Ukraine are nonsense

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www.vox.com - Trump’s core argument against Joe Biden is that then-Vice President Biden improperly used the power of his office to get a Ukrainian general prosecutor fired in order to stop him from investigating a…

Trump asked about shooting migrants crossing border in the legs: Sources

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abcnews.go.com - Frustrated with a record number of people seeking asylum at the U.S.-Mexico border this spring, President Donald Trump at one point asked in a private meeting with close aides whether the U.S. could …

Giuliani Drops Bomb About Obama White House and Ukraine

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trendingpolitics.com - On Monday night during Fox News host Sean Hannity's primetime show, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani dropped a bomb when he announced that he has evidence that the Obama White House told Demo…

Trump’s ex-envoy says Ukrainians gave Giuliani misinformation on the Bidens

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www.washingtonpost.com - By John Hudson , John Hudson National security reporter focusing on the State Department and diplomacy. Email Bio Follow Rachael Bade , Rachael Bade Congressional reporter Email Bio Follow Karoun Dem…

Trump wanted to have U.S. forces equipped with bayonets to stop migrants at border, among other ideas, officials say

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www.washingtonpost.com - By Nick Miroff and Nick Miroff Reporter covering immigration enforcement and the Department of Homeland Security Email Bio Follow Josh Dawsey Josh Dawsey Reporter covering the White House Email Bio F…

On eve of nuke talks with US, N. Korea tests new sub-launched missile

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arstechnica.com - On October 2, the military of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea) test-launched what appears to be a new submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) near the port city of Wosan on…

The Snake-And-Alligator Border Moat: A Budget Analysis

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www.defenseone.com - President Donald Trump yet again has proven the so-called experts wrong with his “out of the box” thinking — this time with a plan to defend America’s borders with a moat filled with snakes and allig…

'Crazy to withhold security' aid to Ukraine for political campaign: Top US diplomat

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abcnews.go.com - In newly disclosed text messages shared with Congress, the top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine writes to a group of other American diplomats that "I think it's crazy to withhold security assistance for help…

Aussie PM Morrison: No Scandal in Trump's 'Very Reasonable Request'

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www.breitbart.com - Asked about the exchange after delivering a lecture in Sydney on Thursday night, the prime minister said it was all totally “unremarkable.” “It wouldn’t matter which president was conducting this inv…

Disappointing State Department IG Meeting Deflates U.S. Media…

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theconservativetreehouse.com - TO: All 535 Elected Members of the Congress of the United States of America All Appointed Members of the Government of the United States of America Cc: President of the United States of America My Fe…

Biden: More People Dying From Guns Than "Anything Else Happening"

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bearingarms.com - Former Vice President Joe Biden claimed that more Americans are dying from gun violence than “anything else happening” at a gun control forum in Las Vegas Wednesday afternoon. Responding to a questio…

Shadowboxing: EU, Ireland offer little reaction to latest Brexit proposal

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hotair.com - Boris Johnson’s “final offer” on the Irish-backstop issue drew cautious praise and support from Tories, and widespread condemnation from Labour. However, it didn’t get much of a reaction at all from …

NKorea Says it Successfully Tested New Submarine-launched Ballistic Missile

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www.newsmax.com - The launch on Wednesday was the most provocative by North Korea since it resumed dialog with the United States in 2018 and a reminder by Pyongyang of the weapons capability it has been aggressively d…

Giuliani: Sure, I've consulted with Manafort on Ukraine

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hotair.com - Why does this remind me of the famous Ghostbusters admonition never to cross the streams? I’m sure this is all under control and nothing bad could possibly come of it: In his quest to rewrite the his…

Putin: ‘I don’t share the common excitement about the speech by Greta Thunberg’

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www.infowars.com - Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has earned accolades from world leaders for her emotional speeches. While cheering her as a person, Vladimir Putin still stayed cautious, saying he doesn’t “sh…

Carjacker Kills Himself With Shotgun As He Attempts To Break Window

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bearingarms.com - Carjackings have to be terrifying for the victims. You’re sitting there, minding your own business, when all of a sudden an armed individual shows up and steals your car out of nowhere. The sudden, t…

Boris Johnson's Conciliatory Tone on Brexit Falls Flat on EU

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www.newsmax.com - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson sought Thursday to build a coalition at home to back his new Brexit approach even as key European leaders declared that the measures he just proposed fall far sho…

Man Violates Protective Order From Jail By Asking For Help Buying Guns

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bearingarms.com - If you have a protective order against someone who is also in prison, there’s a very good chance you don’t have to worry too much about that person violating the order. After all, their access is fai…

Giuliani visited convicted Trump campaign manager in prison to get dirt on Ukraine: report

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www.rawstory.com - On Thursday, The Daily Beast reported that President Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani has repeatedly turned to a questionable source to try to get dirt on Ukraine: Trump’s imprisoned former campai…

Former Ukrainian president destroys Trump’s conspiracy claims against Biden

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www.rawstory.com - Ukraine’s former president categorically denied that Joe Biden had ever asked him to open or close any criminal cases, effectively knocking down President Donald Trump’s conspiracy theory about the f…

Energy Secretary Rick Perry eyeing exit in November

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www.politico.com - Perry's plans after leaving the Energy Department were not immediately known, but the 69-year-old has ruled out another try for the White House after running unsuccessfully in the 2012 and 2016 Repub…

Trump's impact on the US's standing in the world has hit a breaking point

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www.businessinsider.com - I never imagined it would be this bad. Sure, there are a lot of stories these days on America's diminished stature on the world stage. President Donald Trump has provided more than his fair share of …

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ART & ENTERTAINMENT

Kim Shattuck, Muffs Founder and Singer, Dead at 56

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www.rollingstone.com - Kim Shattuck, the singer and guitarist who co-founded and led the SoCal punk band the Muffs alongside contributions to Pixies and NOFX, died Wednesday at the age of 56. A rep for Shattuck’s band the …

Veronica’s #WritersDiary, Set the #Scene!

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myamericanalmostroyalcousinseries.com - Happy second day of October–can you believe it? I’ve been busy with my latest book and am so excited for this new story/series. I’ve been going over our vacay pics and browsing Pinterest up a storm f…

The jailed LA rapper whose songs were used to prosecute him

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www.theguardian.com - The Los Angeles district attorney is prosecuting the rapper Drakeo the Ruler for a murder he didn’t commit, arguing in court that his rap lyrics, videos and collaborations are evidence of a “conspira…

How A Fine Artist Built A Million-Dollar, One-Person Business That's True To Her Vision

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www.forbes.com - Iris Scott, 34, makes her living finger painting. That might sound like nice work if someone else is paying your bills, but the Brooklyn artist—known for her impressionistic paintings of the natural …

Robert De Niro Sued by Former Assistant for 'Sexually-Charged Comments' and 'Unwanted Physical Contact'

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pjmedia.com - If you've ever wondered whether Robert De Niro is as charming and personable in real life as he is on the silver screen, his public pronouncements over the last few years have cleared that up. Especi…

Despite a solid finale, Preacher’s final season was mostly a godawful mess

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arstechnica.com - Jesse (Dominic Cooper) and Tulip (Ruth Negga) have a plan to rescue Cassidy (Joseph Gilgun) from the Grail. Cassidy's torturer, Frankie Toscani (Lachy Hulme). Herr Starr (Pip Torrens) and Lara Feathe…

Mat贸 a su esposa y a sus hijas, ahora escribe una inquietante carta desde la c谩rcel

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laopinion.com - Un padre confes贸 haber matado a su esposa e hijas en una inquietante carta escrita en la celda de su prisi贸n. Chris Watts, de 34 a帽os, admiti贸 sus cr铆menes en una carta escrita desde la c谩rcel, luego…

Maisie Williams’ startup Daisie is preparing for new partnerships, funding – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Maisie Williams, best known as ‘Arya’ on Game of Thrones, is preparing to take her startup Daisie to the next stage. Right now, the app works to connect creators with one another to work on each othe…

Untitled Goose Game review: HONNNNNNK

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arstechnica.com - No, no, no, no, no, run away, run away! I'm gonna lift my worthless wings (curse these loosey-goosey things) and trot away, trot trot trot. Don't sweep me, ma'am... OK. Whew. Gosh, in the madness of …

Bad Bunny hizo llorar al hijo de Silvestre Dangond de esta manera

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www.telemundo.com - Bad Bunny dio mucho de qu茅 hablar la semana pasada por el extraordinario concierto que ofreci贸 en el festival Spotify's ¡Viva Latino! Live en Miami, Florida. Se trat贸 de un show incre铆ble, que adem谩s…

Seth Godin: The Only Two Things That Matter—And How To Get Them

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www.forbes.com - BLOOMBERG NEWS Recently I came across a clip of Seth Godin’s appearance on Gary Vaynerchuk’s The #AskGaryVee Show. Though the interview was a few years old, Godin’s sage advice about what two things …

A Time-Travel Trip Down Video Store Memory Lane

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pjmedia.com - While perusing the various political nonsense of the day on Wednesday, I happened upon a couple of stories about home video entertainment, one of which took me back to a simpler time in America: the …

Make it Real Podcast

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www.trishalewis.com - Bob Burg – coauthor of the wonderful ‘Go-Giver’ series and sought-after speaker. What a fascinating interview full of giving! The insight and tactics range from a total re-frame on ‘selling’ to Bob’s…

The Purpose Of Life Is Not Happiness: It’s Usefulness - Darius Foroux - Pocket

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getpocket.com - For the longest time, I believed that there’s only one purpose of life: And that is to be happy. Right? Why else go through all the pain and hardship? It’s to achieve happiness in some way. And I’m n…

'Mean Girls' Cast Raise Money for Thirst Project on Oct. 3

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www.hollywoodreporter.com - The cast of Mean Girls joined forces to raise money for the Thirst Project on Thursday, which is so fetch. Lindsay Lohan, Amanda Seyfried, Lizzy Caplan, Lacey Chabert, Jonathan Bennett, Rajiv Surendr…

Alex Marlow: LAPD Chief Michel Moore Joined Boycott Campaign Against Breitbart

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www.breitbart.com - Last Friday, Daily Beast editor in chief Noah Shachtman tweeted a de facto call for an advertiser boycott of Breitbart News: Uhhhh why is the LAPD running recruitment ads on Breitbart?! pic.twitter.c…

Joker director: 'Woke culture' made it increasingly difficult to make comedies

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hotair.com - Todd Phillips directed the Hangover movies and, before that, the comedy Old School. He’s also the director of the upcoming film Joker which no one is mistaking for a comedy. In a Vanity Fair feature …

Thursday October 3rd – Open Thread

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theconservativetreehouse.com - If there is one thing that God would have His people do amid the rising apostasy of our day it is to show their colors. As the enemy comes in like a flood, even Bible-believing Christians are apt to …

10 bands who changed the face of music in the 1990s

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www.loudersound.com - NY legends Life of Agony emerged from big apple's music scene in the early 90s, catapulting to fame with their 1993 metal crossover debut River Runs Red. This album garnered the band a die-hard, cult…

Hmmm: Did Warren invent a sexist termination in her autobiography?

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hotair.com - It’s not another iteration of Pow Wow Chow or high cheekbones, but it might point to another credibility and authenticity issue for Elizabeth Warren. While Warren talks about her life of enduring gen…

Music that you help make: composition for video gaming draws on tradition and tech

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theconversation.com - The product of hundreds of years of musical and storytelling tradition married to computer technology, video game music has gone from a technological curio to something vitally creative. Next week in…

Botham Jeans brother to Amber Guyger: 'I forgive you'

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hotair.com - Former police officer Amber Guyger was sentenced to 10 years for the murder of Botham Jean earlier today. That was at the lower end of the 5 to 99 years she could have received after her conviction. …

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