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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

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Windows security warning: Ransomware is growing fastest, and just got harder to tackle | ZDNet

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zdnet.com - Ransomware is growing fast and could become more difficult to tackle as the criminal ecosystem shifts from a few dominant players to many smaller ones. Ransomware: An executive guide to one of the bi…

Igniting Fire from Burnout by Randy Gage

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randygage.com - It was our regular Monday morning staff meeting and my team was assembled around the conference table. I opened by saying we were cancelling the seminar I was currently touring the world with. Sherry…

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tpsconsulting.blogspot.com - TECHNOLOGY AND MORE! California to Stop Buying From Automakers That Backed Trump on Emissions Shared by Susan Cooper ๐Ÿ’™๐ŸŒŠ๐Ÿ†˜ nytimes.com - Although the statement does not mention G.M., Toyota or Fiat …

Macy’s said hackers stole customer credit cards — again – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - For the second time in as many years, Macy’s customers have been hit by a data breach involving countless numbers of credit cards. In a filing with the California attorney general, the retail giant s…

Audi’s next all-electric vehicle, the e-tron Sportback, is a “coupรฉ” SUV – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Audi revealed Tuesday evening in Los Angeles the e-tron Sportback as the German automaker begins to chip away at its plan to launch more than 30 electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids by 2025. The e-t…

Is this Niantic’s next game? – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - First came Pokรฉmon GO. Then came Harry Potter: Wizards Unite. Then came… Catan? It’s starting to look like the next property to get Niantic’s “real world game” treatment will be Catan — the namesake …

Linode launches its Kubernetes Engine into beta – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Before the hyperclouds, there were Linode, Mediatemple, HostGator and seemingly a million other hosting services that let you rent affordable virtual private servers for your development needs. And w…

Sundance Institute’s Co//ab offers online education and feedback for filmmakers – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - The Sundance Institute is looking to reach a broader community of up-and-coming filmmakers with a new website called Co//ab. The institute’s chief product officer Tara Hein-Phillips told me that a sm…

Clumio raises $135M Series C for its backup as a service platform – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Clumio, a 100-people startup that offers a SaaS-like service for enterprise backup, today announced that it has raised a $135 million Series C round, led by existing investor Sutter Hill Ventures and…

Facebook announces dates for its 2020 F8 developers conference – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Facebook announced its plans for its F8 annual developer conference, which is where the company shows off its latest technology, apps and its vision for the future. The company says the next event wi…

Scooter maker Superpedestrian raises $20 million as it gears up to launch – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Superpedestrian, the startup working with a handful of scooter operators to deploy vehicles that can perform self-diagnostics, just raised a $20 million round from Spark Capital, General Catalyst, Ha…

Facebook’s latest experiment is a meme creation app, Whale – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Facebook’s NPE Team, a division inside the social networking giant that will build experimental consumer-facing social apps, has now added a third app to its lineup with the launch of meme creation a…

Karma’s new electric hinge-winged hypercar concept goes 0 to 60 mph in 1.9 seconds – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Karma Automotive took the wraps off Tuesday of a new electric concept car called the SC2 that produces a heart-thumping 1,100 horsepower and can travel from 0 to 60 miles per hour in 1.9 seconds. The…

India says law permits agencies to snoop on citizen’s devices – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - The Indian government said on Tuesday that it is “empowered” to intercept, monitor, or decrypt any digital communication “generated, transmitted, received, or stored” on a citizen’s device in the cou…

Google Assistant introduces personalized playlists of audio news – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Starting today, when you say “Hey Google, play me the news” to a Google Assistant-enabled phone or smart speaker, you’ll get a tailored playlist of the day’s big headlines and stories. That’s probabl…

Karma Automotive unveils its faster next act, the Revero GTS – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Karma Automotive’s second act is a gasoline-electric luxury vehicle that aims to deliver more performance and tech inside a sleek and sporty $149,950 package. The 2020 Revero GTS unveiled Tuesday dur…

Meet Dongtu, the Giphy of China – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - With its own universe of homegrown social networks, e-commerce platforms and search engines, the Chinese internet is a world apart from its counterpart in the U.S. But in some areas, the two countrie…

Salesforce Customer 360 aims to bring all customer data into a single view – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - The holy grail of customer experience these days involves gathering all of the data on an individual customer into a single record. Today at Dreamforce, the company’s massive customer customer confer…

Vulog will power Hyundai’s new LA car-sharing service – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - The technology behind Hyundai’s new car-sharing service in Los Angeles is provided by a company that is largely unknown despite its ubiquity. Vulog announced Tuesday during Automobility LA that Hyund…

Spotify turns its personalization technology to podcasts with launch of Your Daily Podcasts – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Spotify is taking the personalization technology that powers its music playlists, like Discover Weekly and Daily Mix, and turning it to podcasts. The company announced this morning the launch of a ne…

Perlego raises $9M Series A for its textbook subscription service – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Perlego, the textbook subscription service, has raised $9 million in Series A funding. Backing the round is Charlie Songhurst, Dedicated VC, and Thomas Leysen (Chairman of Mediahuis and Umicore). Per…

Only 25 years old, Marques Brownlee Is Just Getting Started

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adweek.com - Known by his moniker on his YouTube channel—MKBHD—Brownlee creates videos around tech reviews, makes explainers about features like portrait mode and puts together a retro tech series on products lik…

Google Stadia launch review: Gaming’s “future” looks rough in the present

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arstechnica.com - The Stadia controller looks a lot like every controller these days. Dig one more level and there's the Chromecast Ultra. Streaming is the future of gaming. You can ask practically anyone, as long as …

Oculus Link for PC is live: Everything we know about cables, GPU support [Updated]

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arstechnica.com - Oculus Quest owners, your chance to dive into the world of PC-VR gaming has begun. The Oculus Home app on Windows PCs has just been updated to support the standalone Oculus Quest, two months after th…

As DirecTV tanks, AT&T says it will “re-bundle” TV with HBO Max

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arstechnica.com - AT&T's traditional TV business is tanking, with the company having lost nearly 5 million satellite-and-wireline TV customers since the end of 2016. But AT&T President John Stankey sees a path forward…

Cops put GPS tracker on man’s car, charge him with theft for removing it

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arstechnica.com - Back in 2012, the US Supreme Court ruled that it's illegal for the police to attach a GPS tracking device to someone's car without a warrant. But what if you find a GPS tracking device on your car? C…

Google outlines plans for mainline Linux kernel support in Android

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arstechnica.com - Google's eventual plan for Android, one kernel for every device, instead of the device-specific kernels that exist now. If we use a Galaxy S10 as an example here, the mainline Linux LTS kernel (blue)…

The US gives Huawei its third 90-day support exemption from export ban

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arstechnica.com - For six months now, the Trump Administration has banned US companies from doing business with Huawei. Nearly the entire time, there has also been a "temporary general export license" provision that a…

iFixit’s 16-inch MacBook Pro teardown reveals the old keyboard we know and love

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arstechnica.com - Improved fans and larger exhaust holes make for better heat management. An X-Ray of the device, showing the fan chambers (top) and the batteries (bottom). iFixit's teardown of the 16-inch MacBook Pro…

Password data for ~2.2 million users of currency and gaming sites dumped online

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arstechnica.com - Password data and other personal information belonging to as many as 2.2 million users of two websites—one a cryptocurrency wallet service and the other a gaming bot provider—have been posted online,…

Logitech’s $100 Adaptive Gaming Kit finishes what Xbox’s XAC started

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arstechnica.com - Last year's Xbox Adaptive Controller (XAC) heralded a new era of gaming accessibility, but not necessarily in conclusive fashion. What Microsoft's specially engineered slab of a controller delivered …

Senators ask if Facebook really lets users opt out of location tracking

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arstechnica.com - Back in September, Facebook updated its location privacy settings for users. "Facebook is better with location," the company stressed, but users were free to turn off location tracking, and the compa…

Official Monero website is hacked to deliver currency-stealing malware

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arstechnica.com - The official site for the Monero digital coin was hacked to deliver currency-stealing malware to users who were downloading wallet software, officials with GetMonero.com said on Tuesday. The supply-c…

Half-Life: Alyx: What we know about Valve’s upcoming full-length VR game

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arstechnica.com - For a certain class of video game fan, no news could be bigger than today's: Half-Life is back. In VR. As an entirely new game from the series' creators at Valve. We're here to connect the dots betwe…

Microsoft says yes to future encrypted DNS requests in Windows

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arstechnica.com - In a post yesterday to the Microsoft Tech Community blog, Microsoft Windows Core Networking team members Tommy Jensen, Ivan Pashov, and Gabriel Montenegro announced that Microsoft is planning to adop…

Google & Samsung fix Android spying flaw. Other makers may still be vulnerable

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arstechnica.com - Until recently, weaknesses in Android camera apps from Google and Samsung made it possible for rogue apps to record video and audio and take images and then upload them to an attacker-controlled serv…

Dealmaster: The OnePlus 7 Pro for $549 may be the smartphone deal of the year

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arstechnica.com - Greetings, Arsians! The Dealmaster is back with another round of deals to share. Today's deal is headlined by a $150 discount on the OnePlus 7 Pro, a device we called the "fastest, best-designed, bes…

Sony controller patent points to potential PS5 permutations

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arstechnica.com - Patent images showing a potential PlayStation 5 controller design. Perspective view. Bottom view, showing a strip connecting the two holes. Top view, showing a USB-C connection and no lightbar. Cross…

Unleash the Power of Web Data with scrapestack | Webdesigner Depot

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webdesignerdepot.com - Data is the lifeblood of the web. We often say “content is king”, but what we mean is “data is king”. All good user experiences are crafted after careful data analysis. It’s why we’re all here, from …

Why the best design is sometimes invisible • Creative.onl Ltd

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creative.onl - Look in the dictionary and as a noun, the word ‘design’ is defined as either “a pattern used to decorate something” or “a drawing or set of drawings showing how a building or product is to be made an…

Passwords Are a Design Problem

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subtraction.com - Like a lot of urgent advice, this terrific article about best practices in creating strong passwords, written by Jon Xavier of Fleetsmith, feels both necessary and tragic. Necessary because, as the a…

Why You Should Ignore Best Practices — UX strategy & Design for SaaS companies & Startups

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30kstrategy.com - Today, I want to talk about something that we all happen to go through in our life. Imagine you're launching a new product or business. And the majority of people will do some research or self-study.…

Every social media company should copy Pinterest’s newest feature

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fastcompany.com - Twitter still can’t get its ongoing harassment problems under control. Facebook refuses to take a stand on protecting what’s true. But Pinterest continues to make doing the obvious, right thing look …

Disquieting footage of distant howling

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boingboing.net - At Mysterious Universe, Paul Seaburn writes: In what can be considered an unusual convergence of conspiracy theories, a man who runs a Bigfoot videos YouTube channel was chasing chemtrails when he cl…

Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales has quietly launched a Facebook rival social network | ZDNet

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zdnet.com - Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales has quietly rolled out a new social network that is intended to get right what Facebook and Twitter have so far been getting wrong. The new social network, WT:Social,…

Chasing Instagram Analytics, My Friend Became a Grocery Store

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wired.com - I learned that over a dozen people tapped on the profile of a coworker after I tagged us eating Mexican food in my story. And I found out 46 people, for some reason or another, visited my profile in …

Deezer HiFi finally available on mobile devices

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androidcommunity.com - If you’re a true-blue audiophile, you know that listening to high fidelity in the FLAC format is probably the best way to truly enjoy digital music. Deezer is one of the few music streaming services …

LG Proactive Customer Care launches for Wi-Fi-enabled appliances

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androidcommunity.com - Probably one of the most annoying things that we experience when one of our appliances or devices break down is to call customer service and have our stuff fixed. If you’re using LG devices, you’ll b…

Samsung Galaxy S11 may not come with a waterfall display

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androidcommunity.com - There will never be an end to us saying, “It’s never too early for rumors, leaks, and speculations” especially if the topic is the next premium flagship from Samsung. The South Korean tech giant is s…

Samsung to outsource production of low-cost smartphones

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androidcommunity.com - Samsung is still the top mobile brand in the world. We don’t think Huawei will get to take over the brand anytime soon especially now that it’s been facing challenges in the United States. To be fair…

Exciting New VR Game Tricks Your Kids Into Doing Household Chores

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babylonbee.com - U.S.—An exciting, innovative new game for the HTC Vive, PlayStation VR, and Oculus Rift systems will trick your children into doing household chores for you. The game, developed by ImmersionVR Sims L…

Facebook Adopts Visual Studio Code Internally Following Microsoft Partnership - Thurrott.com

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thurrott.com - It’s no secret Visual Studio Code is a great development environment. Microsoft’s open-sourced code editor has grown to be something really amazing, loved by independent developers, as well as tech c…

Microsoft Made Major Setup Changes in Windows 10 Version 1909 - Thurrott.com

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thurrott.com - Windows 10 version 1909 is, by all accounts, a very minor update. But there is one major change, at least for Windows 10 Home users. And it’s something you’ll only experience during the Out of Box Ex…

The Freenoter

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podnews.net - A management podcast from: The Freenoter Add hosts, guests and other creators at Podchaser Add hosts, guests and other creators at Podchaser Introducing The Freenoter! There are lots of resources out…

2019 Google core algorithm updates: Lessons and tips to future-proof your SEO

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searchenginewatch.com - There’s nothing that beats that organic #1 position in Google’s SERPs when it comes to brand visibility, increase in traffic, trust factor boost, reduction in cost per lead, and so on. Everyone who’s…

The Google tax

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seths.blog - The first is the tax we each pay so that companies can bid against each other to buy traffic from Google. Because their revenue model is (cleverly) built on both direct marketing and an auction, they…

Don’t be surprised if this Galaxy Fold 2 concept looks better than the real thing

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bgr.com - The second generation of Samsung’s foldable smartphone has been all-but-confirmed for a 2020 release, with evidence of an imminent launch for the Galaxy Fold 2 having shown up on official channels in…

Four Key Factors For The Future Of Marketing

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forbes.com - When we think about the future of marketing, people’s imaginations may reflect the scene in Minority Report with holograms or expect a discussion on virtual reality and digitally immersive experience…

Tecnologia vs umanitร  (2019) di G. Leonhard - Recensione del libro

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stateofmind.it - Siamo nel pieno della cosiddetta industry 4.0, periodo di profondi cambiamenti tecnologici che comportano nuove opportunitร  e responsabilitร . Leonhard, con il suo libro Tecnologia vs umanitร , ci prop…

‎The Six Five with Patrick Moorhead and Daniel Newman: A Cloudy Partnership Sees Sunny Days on Apple Podcasts

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podcasts.apple.com - Leading global tech analysts Patrick Moorhead (Moor Insights & Strategy) and Daniel Newman (Futurum Research) are front and center on The Six Five analyzing the tech industry's biggest news each and …

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This might be Donald Trump’s ugliest poll number yet

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palmerreport.com - Every few days we see yet another major polling outlet announce that roughly half of all Americans want Donald Trump impeached and removed from office. That number has been holding steady for a coupl…

Devin Nunes defends discredited Hill columnist John Solomon in bonkers opening statement

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rawstory.com - Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) delivered a opening statement on Tuesday in which he attacked the mainstream media while praising a former columnist for The Hill whose work has been widely discredited by mul…

Nancy Pelosi goes for slam dunk — and crashes to court

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washingtontimes.com - Speaker Nancy Pelosi, amid the largely laughable testimony of the diplomats — can you say heavy on the hearsay, guys? — came out with her own largely laughable conclusion of all that hearsay testimon…

‘Losing his grip on reality’: Trump mocked for attacking Pelosi over a quote that actually came from Fox News

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rawstory.com - Early Tuesday morning, President Trump took aim at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), misattributing a quote to her that actually came from a Fox News reporter. “Nancy Pelosi just stated that ‘it is …

The Nightmare Scenario: Trump Loses in 2020 and Refuses to Concede

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vice.com - WASHINGTON — Democrats pulled off an upset win to take back Kentucky’s governorship earlier this month. So Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin tore a page out the Republicans’ playbook by insinuating voter frau…

Kurt Volker resigns as executive director of McCain Institute

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politico.com - “Today, I informed ASU President Crow and Mrs. McCain that I believe the recent media focus on my work as U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations risks becoming a distraction from the ac…

How Airbnb handles discrimination claims – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - When disability rights lawyer Haben Girma, who is blind and deaf, booked an apartment in London via Airbnb last month, she says the host cancelled her reservation after she disclosed that her guide d…

Putin has relished US political chaos. He may now fear Trump's impeachment

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cnn.com - "America is getting weaker and now Russia is taking its place in the Middle East. Suddenly, Russia is starting to seriously penetrate Africa. So, when they say that Trump is weakening the United Stat…

McConnell: Lack of civility is country’s biggest problem

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apnews.com - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Bemoaning the country’s lack of civility, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that both sides of the political spectrum need to defuse the anger surrounding poli…

Senior Trump official embellished rรฉsumรฉ, had face on fake Time cover

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nbcnews.com - WASHINGTON — A senior Trump administration official has embellished her rรฉsumรฉ with misleading claims about her professional background — even creating a fake Time magazine cover with her face on it …

Whistleblower lawyer lashes out at Jordan: 'I AM TIRED OF YOU LYING IN A HOUSE COMMITTEE ROOM'

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thehill.com - An attorney representing a whistleblower in the intelligence community who filed an inspector general complaint at the center of the impeachment proceedings lashed out at Rep. Jim JordanJames (Jim) D…

Artificial Intelligence Will Enable the Future, Blockchain Will Secure It

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cointelegraph.com - Speaking at BlockShow Asia 2019, Todalarity CEO Toufi Saliba posed a hypothetical question to the audience: “How many people would take a pill that made you smarter, knowing they can be controlled by…

Brexit Party under investigation for 'failing to hand over personal data'

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news.sky.com - The Brexit Party is being investigated following complaints it failed to hand over the personal data it holds on voters, Sky News can reveal. The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) launched the …

TV Impeachment Proceedings Have Been A Disaster For Democrats

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thefederalist.com - As the House moves into its second week of public impeachment hearings, Democrats are struggling to find incriminating evidence to justify the removal of the elected president, and the American peopl…

President Trump's physician throws ICE-COLD WATER all over Dems and their latest health conspiracy theory

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twitchy.com - In order to quell suspicion from the media regarding President Trump’s weekend visit to Walter Reed hospital as part of his annual checkup, the White House released this doctor’s note confirming “the…

How Elizabeth Warren Just ‘Swift Boated’ Herself On Health Care

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thefederalist.com - Every four years, political analysts and commentators compare current presidential candidates to events from campaigns past. She may not want to admit it, but Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s actions on healt…

The Story Of How U.S. Intel Agencies Tried To Undo Trump's Election

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thefederalist.com - Lee Smith’s new book, The Plot Against the President: The True Story of How Congressman Devin Nunes Uncovered the Biggest Political Scandal in U.S. History, lays out a compelling case of abuse agains…

Nunes: Dems Using 'Bribery' Since 'Quid Pro Quo' Wasn't Polling Well

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breitbart.com - “After trying out several different accusations against President Trump, the Democrats have recently settled on “bribery”—according to widespread reports, they replaced their “quid pro quo” allegatio…

Conservatives Say Schiff Essentially Outed Vindman as the 'Whistleblower's' Source

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breitbart.com - Nunes asked Vindman during Tuesday’s hearing if he discussed the July 25 phone call “with anyone outside the White House” and added, “if so, with whom?” Vindman confirmed that he spoke to two individ…

VIDEO: Swalwell, Who Threatened to Unleash Nuclear Devastation on Americans, Denies Farting on Camera

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infowars.com - Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.) appeared to loudly break wind while he was on live television, being interviewed on MSNBC. Swalwell was being interviewed by MSNBC’s Chris Matthews on the topic of impea…

NYT Ripped for Spreading Fake News About Alexander Vindman's Actions

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breitbart.com - “Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman became so concerned during a July 25 phone call in which President Trump asked Ukraine’s president for help with political investigations that he reported his alarm to a s…

Fox News Host to Trump: 'Don't Tweet' During Hearing

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newsmax.com - A Fox News host Tuesday urged President Donald Trump to stay off Twitter and "ignore this whole thing," before a full day of testimony in the impeachment inquiry against him began. “I just think over…

Alexander Vindman Refuses to Say Who He Spoke to in Intelligence Community About July 25 Call | Breitbart

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breitbart.com - House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes (R-CA) asked Vindman whether he spoke with anyone outside of the White House about the July 25 call. Vindman said he spoke to two people, and i…

***LIVE WIRE*** Alex Vindman, Jennifer Williams Testify on Impeachment

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breitbart.com - Congressional investigators will hear testimony from Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, a National Security Council official, and Jennifer Williams, a Russia adviser for Vice President Mike Pence. Vindman d…

Nunes Says Media Are Democrat Party ‘Puppets’ Who Spread Fake News

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breitbart.com - “If you watched the impeachment hearings last week, you may have noticed a disconnect between what you actually saw and the mainstream media accounts describing it,” Nunes said. “What you saw were th…

Three Senators Pushing for Expanded Background Checks

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newsmax.com - Three senators -- one Republican and two Democrats -- are renewing their push for expanded background checks on gun sales. Sens. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., Joe Manchin, D-W. Va., and Chris Murphy, D-Ct., mad…

Perjury: Nunes Catches Vindman Contradicting Closed-Door Testimony About ‘Whistleblower’

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infowars.com - A witness of the Democrats’ impeachment farce testified Tuesday that he would not reveal the identity of the so-called whistleblower. House Intelligence Committee ranking member Devin Nunes (R-Calif.…

Americans Are Already Bored of the Impeachment Hearings

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infowars.com - If the sentiments of several people interviewed by the New York Times are anything to go by, Americans are already getting bored of the impeachment hearings. The hearings entered day three proper tod…

New Hampshire Town Removes Christmas From Its Christmas Ceremony After Two People Complain About Being Offended

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infowars.com - The town of Durham, New Hampshire announced it was removing several Christmassy elements from its annual “holiday celebration” because two people complained about being offended. According to CBS Bos…

Vindman blows up Jim Jordan’s smear of his service by reading glowing performance review

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rawstory.com - Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman on Tuesday shut down an attempt by Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) to question his service to his country by reading a glowing performance review given to him by former National Sec…

‘Ranking member, it’s Lt Col’: Vindman corrects Devin Nunes in testy exchange over House Intelligence Committee rules

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rawstory.com - The third day of public hearings in the impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump started with testimony from two more witnesses: Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman (National Security Council direct…

‘Smoking gun so hot it’s still on fire’: Ex-US Attorney astonished by text shown in Vindman testimony

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rawstory.com - A former U.S. Attorney says Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman has delivered “smoking gun” evidence of a quid pro quo arrangement between President Donald Trump and Ukraine. The National Security Council sta…

Stephen Miller planted anti-Rubio stories in Breitbart during 2016 campaign, leaked emails show

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nbcnews.com - White House senior adviser Stephen Miller had more editorial influence over the right-wing news website Breitbart during the 2016 presidential campaign than previously known and attempted to push art…

Which of these 2020 Democrats agrees with you most?

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washingtonpost.com - Where Democrats stand Health care Immigration Voting Climate change Education Foreign policy Economy Where Democrats stand See issues Hide issues Health care Immigration Voting Climate change Educati…

Trump Becomes The Butt Of Jokes In Ukraine Amid Impeachment Hearings

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forbes.com - President Donald Trump is no stranger to the wisecracks of Steve Colbert and John Oliver. But now he has also become the butt of jokes on Ukraine’s popular Sunday night satire show with Michael Schch…

Alexander Vindman Decries ‘Callow and Cowardly’ Attacks on Witnesses in Impeachment Inquiry

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thedailybeast.com - Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, who will testify to the House Intelligence Committee this morning, will say that President Donald Trump’s call with President Volodymyr Zelensky was inappropriate and will…

Here are 7 stunning moments from this morning’s impeachment testimony

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rawstory.com - Two witnesses gave powerful and important testimony beginning Tuesday morning as the impeachment hearings into President Donald Trump continued. Republicans finally got what they’ve been asking for i…

Democrat Congressman Claims Some In His Party Are Having Second Thoughts About Impeachment

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townhall.com - Rep. Jeff Van Drew (D-NJ) told Fox Business on Sunday he has heard quiet concerns among House Democrats who represent districts President Trump won about the ongoing impeachment inquiry. Van Drew rep…

GOP District Leader Calls on Sen. Gounardes to Address Crime and Support Cops

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kingscountypolitics.com - Republican District Leader Liam McCabe and others gathered on Tuesday outside of Democrat City Council Member Justin Brannan’s (D-Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, Bensonhurst, Bath Beach) office in Bay Ridg…

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SCIENCE

The Danish Meteorological Institute admits it wrongly reported Greenland's "Record Warm Temperature" this Summer - Electroverse

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electroverse.net - Here’s one I missed from August (while prepping in Portugal): The Danish Meteorological Institute (DMI) admitted it wrongly reported Greenland’s record summer warmth, in what it called “good news fro…

New observations hint that Jupiter’s moon Europa erupts with water geysers (corrected)

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syfy.com - Correction, and it's a big one: When I wrote this, I thought the conclusions based on the observations were much more solid than they were reported in a NASA press release. But after being alerted by…

Childhood Obesity And Diabetes!

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groceryshopforfree.com - Post may contain affiliate links. Click to read Disclosure . Click to read Privacy Policy. I wanted to talk a little about an epidemic we are seeing and I am afraid we are beginning to accept it rath…

It's Content and It's Links – Are We Making SEO Too Complicated?

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moz.com - Content and links — to successfully leverage search as a marketing channel you need useful content and relevant links. Many experienced SEOs have run numerous tests and experiments to correlate backl…

Harwin Expands Portfolio of Cable Assemblies, Gecko-SL Products

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embedded-computing.com - Harwin, a producer of interconnect solutions, announced it has expanded its portfolio with Gecko Screw-Lok (Gecko-SL) 1.25mm connector products, in a press release. The cables, which have a 26AWG wir…

Bizarre new quantum research: Reality itself may be subjective

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futurism.com - Researchers are making a counter-intuitive claim: reality itself may be subjective, thanks to quantum weirdness on a microscopic scale. In a new paper in the journal Science Advances, an internationa…

Esports gamers experience same stressors as pro athletes, study finds

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arstechnica.com - Professional athletes at the highest level regularly contend not only with fierce competition from opposing teams or individual athletes but also intense psychological pressures, ranging from perform…

Build trust with remote users to get qualitative feedback – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Over the past decade, software developers and growth marketers have automated most qualitative user feedback and testing. And yet, what about testing with communities like patients or senior citizens…

Lucence raises $20 million Series A for its non-invasive cancer screening technology – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Lucence Diagnostics, a genomic medicine startup that develops non-invasive tests for cancer screening, announced today that it has raised a $20 million Series A led by IHH Healthcare, one of the worl…

Heliogen’s new tech could unlock renewable energy for industrial manufacturing – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Last Monday a group of millionaires and billionaires took a trip to an industrial site in Lancaster, Calif. to witness the achievement of what could represent a giant leap forward in the effort to de…

A 10-point plan to reboot the data industrial complex for the common good – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - A posthumous manifesto by Giovanni Buttarelli, who until his death this summer was Europe’s chief data protection regulator, seeks to join the dots of surveillance capitalism’s rapacious colonization…

Here’s the first look inside Orbex’s Scotland rocket factory – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - European private launch startup Orbex is getting ready to start actually launching payloads aboard its own rockets, and it’s pulling back the curtains to give a look at the factory it’s using to buil…

SNC’s Dream Chaser spacecraft can supply NASA’s lunar space station – and become its own orbital platform – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) is in the process of developing ‘Dream Chaser,’ a reusable spacecraft designed to ferry cargo to the International Space Station, and bring it back to Earth, landing o…

CMU finds that even bad robot trash talk can throw you off your game – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - A commons tactic in both amateur and professional sports – and even in competitions as mundane as a casual board game night – is trash talk. But the negative effect of trash talk may have less to do …

Luna is a new kind of space company helping biotech find its footing in microgravity – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Toronto-based startup Luna Design and Innovation is a prime example of the kind of space company that is increasingly starting up to take advantage of the changing economics of the larger industry. F…

Do You Need More Happy Brain Chemicals? - Thrive Global

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thriveglobal.com - Do you ever wish you could just turn on the happy chemicals in your brain? Imagine how much easier it would make getting out bed each morning, getting even the most tedious parts of your job done, an…

5 Ways to Efficiently Make Interactive Content on a Low Budget

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nealschaffer.com - But making your content stand out is harder than ever. Today, people are so inundated with content that they don’t read unless they are truly engaged. They often scan information and move on if the c…

Boeing seems upset with NASA’s inspector general

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arstechnica.com - Last week, NASA's inspector general issued a report critical of NASA's extra payments worth $287 million to Boeing for operational flights of its Starliner spacecraft. "In our judgment, the additiona…

Ayahuasca alters brain waves to produce waking dream-like state, study finds

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arstechnica.com - People under the influence of a psychedelic brew known as ayahuasca frequently experience vivid visual and aural hallucinations and also report feeling as if they are in a dream. Now a new study publ…

One part of NASA seems serious about fostering aerospace innovation

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arstechnica.com - About a year ago, NASA announced it had selected nine different companies that were eligible to compete for contracts to deliver relatively small science and cargo missions to the lunar surface. What…

Company claims breakthrough in concentrating the Sun’s rays

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arstechnica.com - The explosion of solar energy capacity has been driven almost entirely by the plunging cost of photovoltaic hardware. That's made the situation difficult for an alternate technology known as solar th…

“Where the Wi-Fi sucks” is where a new wireless protocol does its magic

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arstechnica.com - Researchers at Brigham Young University have created a new RF protocol that runs on top of existing consumer Wi-Fi at significantly greater range. But before you get too excited, the protocol's bandw…

New research: Astronauts are experiencing cognitive decline

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futurism.com - A preliminary study suggests that a zero-gravity environment causes structural changes to the human brain — and that extended stays in space could lead to cognitive decline. Brain scans of astronauts…

Tons of acorns? It must be a mast year

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theconversation.com - If you have oak trees in your neighborhood, perhaps you’ve noticed that some years the ground is carpeted with their acorns, and some years there are hardly any. Biologists call this pattern, in whic…

Do we actually grow from adversity?

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theconversation.com - In our culture, there’s this idea that enduring a tragedy can be good for your personal growth. You’ll have a newfound appreciation for life. You’ll be grateful for your friends and family. You’ll le…

Solar panels waste a lot of energy. Scientists have a plan to capture it.

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inverse.com - “Hot electrons” could add a new dimension to harvesting energy from solar panels. Scientists from the University of Groningen and Nanyang Technological University have developed a means of harnessing…

Two vast "peacock-shaped" cosmic clouds spotted by astronomers in nearby galaxy

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newsweek.com - Astronomers have spotted a pair of vast peacock-shaped gaseous clouds in a satellite galaxy of the Milky Way. The researchers identified the cosmic features in this neighboring galaxy—known as the La…

Scientists reverse cognitive deficits of Down syndrome in mice

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futurism.com - Down syndrome is a cognitive disability that can affect a person’s memory or ability to learn — intellectual impairments researchers traditionally thought were untreatable and irreversible. But now, …

Alien Hunters Need the Far Side of the Moon to Stay Quiet

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wired.com - But China’s historic landing on the lunar farside, NASA’s push for a moon base, and the rise of private space companies with their sights set on other planets seems to have finally caught the radio a…

DARPA is engineering glowing bacteria for bomb detection

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futurism.com - Detecting underground explosives is difficult because, well, you can’t see them buried underground. That’s left the military with few options for detecting landmines and other subterranean explosives…

Jim Leone from cxLoyalty Shares His Unique Strategy for Personalization

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loyalty360.org - One afternoon session on day three of Customer Expo 2019 featured a presentation from Jim Leone, Data Science Vice President at cxLoyalty. cxLoyalty provides loyalty and customer engagement solutions…

Creating the Foundation for Building an Agency Culture That Values Evidence

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govexec.com - With implementation of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act underway, agencies that embrace the spirit of the law will be asking how they can build or strengthen a culture that uses da…

How to Create Shared Values That Guide Your Team to Greater Heights | Jesse Lyn Stoner

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seapointcenter.com - Values are beliefs about what is fundamentally important. They affect your decision-making and your behaviors, whether you are conscious of them or not. Your real values are reflected by your behavio…

Watch Live: Rise Of The Technochratic Terminators

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Solar Tech Creates Extreme Heat Source for Industry

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newsmax.com - Heliogen, a secretive clean energy company backed by Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, said Tuesday it's discovered a way to use a field of mirrors and artificial intelligence for a solar breakthrough…

Isatuximab plus pomalidomide and low-dose dexamethasone versus pomalidomide and low-dose dexamethasone in patients with relapsed and refractory mul... - PubMed - NCBI

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ncbi.nlm.nih.gov - Isatuximab is a monoclonal antibody that binds a specific epitope on the human CD38 receptor and has antitumour activity via multiple mechanisms of action. In a previous phase 1b study, around 65% of…

The 3 biggest myths about eating to boost fertility, debunked by experts

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wellandgood.com - Disclose to your friend group that you’re trying to get pregnant and everyone, it seems, has an opinion on what you should be doing to boost your odds. One may give you the name of a miracle-working …

Is The Way You're Breathing Giving You Tension? Here's How To Know

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mindbodygreen.com - According to some, hyperventilation is the most widespread type of dysfunctional breathing. We generally associate it with fast, labored breathing and shortness of breath, but chronic hyperventilatio…

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WORLD

U.S. court refuses to lift stay of Omar Khadr appeal, leaving him in legal limbo: lawyer

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ctvnews.ca - A U.S. military court is still refusing to hear Omar Khadr's challenge of his convictions in Guantanamo Bay. The United States Court of Military Commission Review, known as the CMCR, issued an order …

Shocking new twist in death of Jeffrey Epstein

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palmerreport.com - The death of Jeffrey Epstein has always felt suspicious, for several reasons. If he was in protective custody, why was he sharing a cell with a convicted murderer? Why were the guards both asleep ins…

Feds file criminal charges against jail guards responsible for watching Jeffrey Epstein

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miamiherald.com - Two corrections officers responsible for guarding Jeffrey Epstein on the night in August when he was found hanging in his jail cell were charged on Tuesday with failing to do their jobs and then cove…

New Mexico senators request investigation into ICE facilities

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alamogordonews.com - U.S. Senators Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and Tom Udall (D-N.M.) sent a letter on Nov. 15 to U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) acting secretary Chad Wolf and DHS inspector Gen. Joseph Cuffari r…

Neo-Nazi terror group threatened ‘to find and harm’ US activist in Germany

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theguardian.com - An US activist in Germany who was targeted by the neo-Nazi terror group Atomwaffen Division (AWD) has told the Guardian German police were last year warned by US authorities of “a specific threat to …

What the Hong Kong protests can teach the world about enduring social movements

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qz.com - Dressed head to toe in the black gear of Hong Kong’s frontline protesters, his arms covered with protective pads and his face obscured under a balaclava, Mr. Chan stood with a large handwritten sign …

Playbuzz becomes Ex.co and expands its content marketing platform – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Playbuzz, a startup that helps publishers to add things like polls and galleries to their articles, has rebranded itself as Ex.co. Co-founder and CEO Tom Pachys told me the name stands for “the exper…

Iran's 'largest internet shutdown ever' is happening now. Here's what you need to know

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cnn.com - Protests in Iran have been a long time coming. Popular discontent over the country's leadership has brewed for years as economic conditions continued to worsen, causing nationwide protests to erupt b…

Nearly All Mass Shooters Since 1966 Have Had 4 Things in Common

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vice.com - The stereotype of a mass shooter is a white male with a history of mental illness or domestic violence. While that may be anecdotally true, the largest single study of mass shooters ever funded by th…

Duckworth celebrates Veterans Day with deported veterans in Mexico

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thehill.com - Sen. Tammy DuckworthLadda (Tammy) Tammy DuckworthDuckworth celebrates Veterans Day with deported veterans in Mexico Senate Democrat introduces bill to protect military families from deportation Nucle…

Think of the children: FBI sought Interpol statement against end-to-end crypto

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arstechnica.com - Justice Department officials have long pushed for some sort of backdoor to permit warranted surveillance and searches of encrypted communications. Recently, that push has been taken international wit…

Iceland’s Big Bitcoin Heist

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vanityfair.com - He felt he was being followed. His dog barked in the middle of the night. His wife saw fleeting figures lurking around their home. One night he awoke to find his front door open. And now, to top it o…

FBI investigating possibility of 'criminal enterprise' in Jeffrey Epstein death, prisons chief admits

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foxnews.com - Former New York City Department of Correction Deputy Warden Ed Gavin offers insight on the case. FBI investigators probing the death of Jeffrey Epstein are looking into whether a "criminal enterprise…

General election: Boris Johnson pledges 'tough' new measures to fight knife crime

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news.sky.com - Boris Johnson has promised a "tough new approach" to fighting knife crime and serious violence if he wins the election. The prime minister has pledged to "come down hard on the scourge of knife crime…

Impeachment Inquiry Witness: Aid to Lebanon Withheld at Same Time, and Same Way, as Ukraine | Breitbart

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breitbart.com - The transcript of Hale’s closed-door deposition was released Monday evening, on the eve of a slew of new hearings. Hale, a career diplomat, testified that the suspension of aid to various countries w…

McCabe on the FBI: 'We Don't Talk About Political Issues' -- There's 'No Deep State' | Breitbart

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breitbart.com - Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe on Tuesday addressed accusations that individuals in the FBI are driven by their political beliefs and that there is a “deep state” working against President …

‘Just So You Know The Rules In This Country’: Tucker Contrasts Treatment Of Roger Stone With That Of Jeffrey Epstein

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infowars.com - Fox News host Tucker Carlson contrasted the public arrest and harsh treatment of longtime Trump associate Roger Stone with the treatment received by deceased pedophile Jeffrey Epstein. After an early…

Viktor Orbรกn: Western Europe is Finished, Central is the Future

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infowars.com - Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbรกn says that the situation in western Europe means that the continent must look to central European countries like Hungary and the Czech Republic for a bright futur…

Egypt Risks US Sanctions If it Finalizes Deal For Russian Fighter Jets

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infowars.com - As Russia’s defense tech sector continues attracting interest from countries across Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Asia, Washington increasingly finds itself in the awkward position of having to…

Juรกrez: 15 Cartel-Related Murders in Less Than 24 Hours

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breitbart.com - Violence in Juรกrez continues to trend upward as authorities believe a split in street gangs dedicated to the sale of drugs is fueling the bulk of the bloodshed. The city abutting El Paso, Texas, ecli…

Study: Russia Sites Knock Biden, Praise Gabbard

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newsmax.com - Former Vice President Joe Biden is targeted for more criticism from Russian propaganda sites than any other Democratic presidential candidate, while Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, gets the most favora…

Stephanie Grisham Reminds Joy Reid of Her Homophobia Scandal

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breitbart.com - Reid on Sunday compared Grisham to Saddam Hussein’s spokesman during the Iraq War, nicknamed “Baghdad Bob.” Reid said after Grisham’s appearance on Fox News defending the president’s visit to Walter …

Epstein’s Alleged Victim Claims She Took Bill Clinton’s Seat on Convicted Paedophile’s Private Jet

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infowars.com - The arrest of billionaire paedophile Jeffrey Epstein earlier in 2019 sparked speculation that his numerous rich and powerful acquaintances, including former US President Bill Clinton and Prince Andre…

Vindman Confirms: Ukrainians Felt No 'Pressure' to Investigate | Breitbart

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breitbart.com - The House Intelligence Committee’s counsel, Daniel Goldman, tried to establish that President Trump had pressured Ukraine to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden solely, or primarily, for the …

Brexit Party Candidate 'Milkshaked' on Campaign Trail

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breitbart.com - The trend of physically attacking political candidates because of their policy positions that established itself during the European Parliament elections in May appears to have made the jump to the G…

Jeffrey Epstein's Prison Guards Charged with Falsifying Records

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breitbart.com - A grand jury indictment made public Tuesday accused guards Toval Noel and Michael Thomas of neglecting their duties by failing to perform checks on Epstein every half hour, as required, and of fabric…

Alexander Vindman Admits Making up Parts of Trump Call Summary

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breitbart.com - Prior to the call, Vindman included a discussion about corruption in the talking points provided to the president but Trump did not use them in the call. The summery Vindman wrote after the call read:

Migrants Stuck in Lawless Limbo Within Sight of America

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pulitzercenter.org - NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico (AP) — The gangsters trawling Nuevo Laredo know just what they’re looking for: men and women missing their shoelaces. Those are migrants who made it to the United States to ask f…

Inspiring Woman Invents Refugee Tents That Collect Rainwater and Store Solar Energy | Egyptian Streets

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egyptianstreets.com - Since 2011, the Syrian Civil War created one of the most devastating humanitarian disasters in the world, with an estimated number of 13.5 million Syrians internally displaced or are refugees outside…

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LEISURE

Melania Says the White House is the 'President's House' — Not the 'People's House'

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politicalflare.com - First Lady Melania Trump shared photos Wednesday of the recently renovated White House Bowling Alley, in which she hosted the children of members of her U.S. Secret Service detail on Tuesday. The bow…

Avalon Waterways Danube River cruise | Velvet Escape

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velvetescape.com - A river cruise is something I previously didn’t consider as a means to travel and explore a place – the idea of being stuck on a ship with hundreds of other people and visiting places fleetingly didn…

In the ghost kitchen race, GV-backed Kitchen United aims to kill with kindness; here’s its playbook – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Cloud kitchens, ghost kitchens, dark kitchens. No doubt by now you know a little about these businesses that are moving into underused or more affordable properties that can be turned into shared wor…

Robotics startup Picnic, known for its automated pizza assembly system, raises $5 million – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Picnic, a robotics startup that focuses on food production, announced today that it has raised $5 million in additional seed funding. The new round was led by Creative Ventures, with participation fr…

Opinion | What It’s Really Like to Fight a War

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nytimes.com - Instead of channeling John Wayne, I channeled Sergeant Nunan. Rather than invoking Hollywood clichรฉs, I leaned on soldiers’ letters home. The 10th Mountain Division Resource Center at the Denver Publ…

German Circus Uses Holograms Instead Of Live Animals For A Cruelty-Free Magical Experience

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educateinspirechange.org - Entertaining the crowds since 1976, Circus Roncalli has done something unimaginable – they have swapped out horses, lions and elephants for holograms. And the show remains spectacular. Circus Rocalli…

Why Your Morning Routine Isn't Working — and How to Create a Better One

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theladders.com - The way you start your morning can make or break your entire day, or even your entire week, which is why morning routines have become so important to working professionals. While some morning routine…

Road Ra(n)ge

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om.co - It was the longest Sunday. It started in Newport Beach at 7:30 am and ended at 11 pm in San Francisco. In between, it featured the clear blue skies and light traffic that make for a fantastic road tr…

November chill

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dylan20.substack.com - It’s November, and in the seasonal ebb and return of the San Francisco economy that means it’s time for Dreamforce, the annual tradeshow hosted by Salesforce.com. It’s one of several annual conferenc…

Why And How to Avoid Burnout Like The Plague

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medium.com - Fortunately dealing with burnout is easier than it is identifying it. There are multiple ways to deal with it, but it’s always best to dedicate some time each week to prevent it. Especially because i…

Mini-Retirements, Semi-Retirement, Early Retirement — What's the Most Awesome Lifestyle?

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affordanything.com - This recent reader email struck a chord: I’m a software engineer trying to plan my plunge [into freedom]. I’m young, so I figured I would grind it out, save a lot, and retire early. But after a healt…

Loyalty360 Reads: November 19, 2019

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loyalty360.org - Loyalty Programs The Shoe Company unveils Shoe VIP, a new rewards program that gives 4 million members cause to celebrate Canadian retailer The Shoe Company, a Designer Brands company, has launched S…

Most extravagant celebrity Xmas trees as Tamara Ecclestone spares no expense

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mirror.co.uk - Christmas is around the corner and our favourite celebrities are already showing off their lavish trees as they spare no expense on their decoarions. Billionaire heiress Tamara Ecclestone, 35, is a m…

The Best Places to Go for Afternoon Tea in London

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ldnfashion.com - Afternoon tea is a British tradition dating back to the 19th century when the Duchess of Bedford started inviting her friends to join her for 4pm tea and cake to fill the gap between lunch and dinner…

How To Land Your First Press Trip – The Travel Bite

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thetravelbite.com - So, you see your peers traveling to amazing places and using hashtags like #hosted or #sponsored on their social posts and want to know, “how can I get invited on a trip like that?” Looks glamorous, …

3 Easy Ways To Be Courageous And Take Risks | LaRae Quy

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laraequy.com - Stories of courage have shown up in every culture throughout history. For some reason, we usually associate courage with physical prowess. We love stories about how people risk their life to rescue a…

5 Leadership Styles – Which Best Suits You?

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leadershipfreak.blog - All ethical styles of leadership have a place in organizational life, including benevolent dictatorships. High school football coaches and symphony conductors often require obedience with little disc…

Frontier Airlines: Fare sale and 4 new flights from Phoenix

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azcentral.com - Kiva Couchon, Arizona Office of Tourism, Deborah Ostreicher, Asst. Director of Aviation for Sky Harbor and Josh Flyr, Vice President of Network and Revenue for Frontier, cut a ribbon launching the fi…

Democrats' New Star Witness, David Holmes, Was Drinking Wine, Didn't Take Notes | Breitbart

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breitbart.com - Holmes claimed to have overheard a conversation between U.S. Ambassador Gordon Sondland and President Donald Trump on a mobile phone on July 26, the day after Trump spoke to Ukrainian President Volod…

Las Vegas shooting victim dies two years later in California

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usatoday.com - More than two years after a shooting at a country music festival in Las Vegas left more than 50 people dead, a woman who was paralyzed in the shooting has died, a coroner said. Kimberly Gervais, 57, …

Holiday Gift Guide 2019

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shepherdexpress.com - Join us in supporting Milwaukee-area businesses on Small Business Saturday and throughout this holiday season. Use the map below to find stores near you and learn more about each business. American S…

Why Most Salespeople Aren’t Making Cold Calls - Digital Leadership Associates

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dlaignite.com - This was the heading from a LinkedIn post “Most Salespeople Aren’t Making Cold Calls”. It went onto say that people are not making cold calls because they are too scared and then a list of things you…

Marie Kondo's Quest For Joy Sparks New Store & Minimalist Product Line

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mindbodygreen.com - An avid organizer from a young age, Kondo developed her signature KonMari Method to encourage introspection and personal growth through decluttering. One of the six rules she recommends following whi…

These 12 sustainable gift ideas are like giving the planet a holiday present

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wellandgood.com - The whole point of giving over the holidays is to share the love with your favorite people. But if you’re looking for a double dose of good karma, why not opt for presents that are good for the envir…

I'm Almost 30 & Just Learned How I Should *Actually* Be Shampooing

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mindbodygreen.com - Proper shampooing technique has always baffled me. I have long, dense, curly hair. It's also easily tangled—like, a gentle gust of wind will turn it into a rats' nest. I don't brush it out pre-shower…

How to Set Boundaries (and Stop Feeling Guilty About It)

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advice.shinetext.com - I'm a textbook people-pleaser, quick to make folks feel comfortable and cared for—even at the expense of my own happiness. You need someone to plan the office party? I got you. You’d prefer a bouncy …

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BUSINESS

Press | Consulting M&A | Equiteq advises JCRA

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equiteq.com - Celebrating 30 years in business this year, JCRA is a market leader in its field in the UK and Europe with an enviable international reputation, providing hedging and financial risk advice, including…

Make a personal plan for your exit or IPO – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Peyton Carr is a Financial Adviser to founders, entrepreneurs and their families, helping them with planning and investing. He is a Managing Director of Keystone Global Partners. Whether you’re a fou…

Bitcoin Price in ‘Golden Pocket’ as Trader Warns of $7,400 Breakdown

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cointelegraph.com - Bitcoin (BTC) failed to reclaim $8,500 on Nov. 18 as market sentiment continued trending downwards over the weekend. Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360 Data from Coin360 showed BTC…

As U.S. Democrats Push Single-Payer, England's Is Killing Cancer Patients

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thefederalist.com - England’s single-payer health-care system, National Health Service (NHS), has released another report documenting its repeated failures to provide timely care. Delays before seeing a physician have i…

Opinion | How Can Americans Compete With Mexicans Making a Tenth of What They Do?

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nytimes.com - G.M. committed $5 billion to expand its Mexican operations in 2014 and last year was the largest vehicle producer in Mexico — making 834,000 vehicles, almost all high-profit pickups and S.U.V.s. Thro…

iRobot Roomba S9+ robot vacuum, Braava m6 robot mop review – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - This holiday season, we’re going to be looking back at some of the best tech of the past year, and providing fresh reviews in a sort of ‘greatest hits’ across a range of categories. First up: iRobot’…

Give InKind’s smarter giving platform brings in surprise $1.5 million in pre-seed funding – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - Helping out a friend in need online can be surprisingly difficult. While giving cash is easy enough, that’s often not what people need most — so Give InKind aims to be the platform where you can do a…

DoorDash tipping practices prompts lawsuit from DC Attorney General – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - DoorDash is facing a new lawsuit regarding its tipping practices. This time, it’s coming from Washington, D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine. In the suit, Racine accuses DoorDash of engaging in decept…

BlueVine raises $102.5M more for banking services that target small businesses – TechCrunch

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techcrunch.com - When it comes to fintech plays, small and medium businesses are not often the target audience: they’re too small and fragmented compared to big-spending corporates; and they’re too demanding compared…

Crypto Markets Showing Signs of Recovery, While BTC Stalls Above $8500

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cointelegraph.com - Sunday, Nov. 17 — Crypto markets are showing mild signs of recovery, while Bitcoin (BTC) stumbles above the $8,500 price mark. Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360 For the better par…

Bank of America Ices Ex-PayPal CFO’s Account, ‘Did You Buy Any Bitcoin?’

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cointelegraph.com - Bitcoin (BTC) figures could gain an unlikely new convert after the former chief financial officer of PayPal appears to have abruptly lost access to the banking system. In an ongoing Twitter debate on…

Don't Tip Your Hand in Your Job Search

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shrm.org - Best-selling author Martin Yate, a career coach and former HR professional, takes your questions each week about how to further your career in HR. I can help you with this, but I first need to alert …

It’s Time to Rethink Your Retirement Tax Assumptions

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govexec.com - Have you “insured” your retirement against the threat of higher future tax rates? Generally, when we purchase insurance, we pay a relatively small amount of money today (premiums) to insure against a…

3 Simple Strategies to Marketing Your Business – Carrie Wilkerson

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Warren Relies on Rationing in Medicare for All Plan

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freebeacon.com - Sen. Elizabeth Warren's (D., Mass.) Medicare for All plan has been widely criticized for taking what many consider an unrealistic approach to raising revenue, but one expert told the Washington Free …

Housing Starts, Building Permits Easily Beat Forecasts in October | People's Pundit Daily

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peoplespunditdaily.com - Housing starts and building permits came in much stronger than forecasts expected in October, the U.S. Census Bureau reported on new residential construction. Privately‐owned housing starts in Octobe…

Clinton Foundation Files $16.8 MILLION Loss

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infowars.com - Hillary Clinton’s name is pure poison and no one in their right mind wants anything to do with her. This is evidenced nowhere more in the fact that the Clinton Foundation has gone from turning over a…

New York State Sues Juul Over Marketing Vape Products to Kids

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newsmax.com - Juul Labs Inc. is being sued by New York for allegedly trampling state marketing laws by targeting teenagers in advertisements for e-cigarettes and misleading statements about nicotine content in vap…

November 19th – 2019 Presidential Politics – Trump Administration Day #1034

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theconservativetreehouse.com - Treasury International Capital TIC long-term purchases report: U.S. Department of the Treasury The difference in value between foreign long term securities purchased by U.S. citizens and U.S. securit…

Decline In Int'l Students Cost US Economy $11.8 Billion

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newsmax.com - Fewer international students are coming to the United States over the past three years, costing the U.S. economy $11.8 billion and more than 65,000 jobs, according to estimates from NAFSA, an interna…

Rudy Giuliani was not just working for Trump — he also said he worked for Pence: State Department testimony

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rawstory.com - One of the strangest moments of the testimony of State Department official David Holmes, as laid out in the transcript released by the House Intelligence Committee on Monday, was when Holmes told Rep…

Singapore wants widespread AI use in smart nation drive | ZDNet

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zdnet.com - (Source: Singapore Smart Nation and Digital Government Office) Singapore has unveiled an ambitious plan to drive the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) across the city-state and position it as …

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It's Content and It's Links – Are We Making SEO Too Complicated?

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moz.com - Content and links — to successfully leverage search as a marketing channel you need useful content and relevant links. Many experienced SEOs have run numerous tests and experiments to correlate backl…

Pour en finir avec l’illusion collective autour de l’IA

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maddyness.com - « Avec vos mรฉthodologies vous pouvez prรฉvoir la survenue d’une crise ? », « vous avez un algorithme qui fait de la dรฉtection automatique de fake news ? », ou encore « serait-il possible de rรฉcupรฉrer …

Why Most Salespeople Aren’t Making Cold Calls - Digital Leadership Associates

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dlaignite.com - This was the heading from a LinkedIn post “Most Salespeople Aren’t Making Cold Calls”. It went onto say that people are not making cold calls because they are too scared and then a list of things you…

‎The Six Five with Patrick Moorhead and Daniel Newman: A Cloudy Partnership Sees Sunny Days on Apple Podcasts

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podcasts.apple.com - Leading global tech analysts Patrick Moorhead (Moor Insights & Strategy) and Daniel Newman (Futurum Research) are front and center on The Six Five analyzing the tech industry's biggest news each and …

Soledad O’Brien Is Sick of the Trump-Era Media’s ‘Bullshit’

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thedailybeast.com - For Soledad O’Brien, the presidency of Donald Trump has ripped the cover off a lot of things, including the fragility of American democracy, the cravenness of many of our elected officials, and—most …

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A Relationship Without Labels Vs. A Relationship Without Commitment—What's The Difference?

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mindbodygreen.com - When people talk about labels in a relationship, they're usually referring to terms like "dating," "in a relationship," "boyfriend and girlfriend," and the like. (Here's a full guide to the most comm…

Marie Kondo's Quest For Joy Sparks New Store & Minimalist Product Line

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mindbodygreen.com - An avid organizer from a young age, Kondo developed her signature KonMari Method to encourage introspection and personal growth through decluttering. One of the six rules she recommends following whi…

Is The Way You're Breathing Giving You Tension? Here's How To Know

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mindbodygreen.com - According to some, hyperventilation is the most widespread type of dysfunctional breathing. We generally associate it with fast, labored breathing and shortness of breath, but chronic hyperventilatio…

I'm Almost 30 & Just Learned How I Should *Actually* Be Shampooing

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mindbodygreen.com - Proper shampooing technique has always baffled me. I have long, dense, curly hair. It's also easily tangled—like, a gentle gust of wind will turn it into a rats' nest. I don't brush it out pre-shower…

How to Set Boundaries (and Stop Feeling Guilty About It)

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