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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Humility and egoWe're all creatures of good sides and bad sides. Most of us, anyway. Hillary C
Humility and ego
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 hours ago
We're all creatures of good sides and bad sides. Most of us, anyway. Hillary Clinton's conflicting components have always seemed uncommonly pronounced and disproportionately revealed, more publicly bad than good. There is the side of Hillary that... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside storyWe've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub,
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside story
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
We've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub, the hugely important and popular site used by millions of computer programmers where ten or more executives have departed in recent months. The more we write about the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside storyWe've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub,
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside story
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
We've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub, the hugely important and popular site used by millions of computer programmers where ten or more executives have departed in recent months. The more we write about the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside storyWe've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub,
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside story
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
We've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub, the hugely important and popular site used by millions of computer programmers where ten or more executives have departed in recent months. The more we write about the... Read more
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Salon.com
They’re trying to deify Ronald Reagan: Inside the right-wing plot to turn the Gipper into a modern-day Godabout the president on that statue. Doing that takes effort—like a movement acr
They’re trying to deify Ronald Reagan: Inside the right-wing plot to turn the Gipper into a modern-day God
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
about the president on that statue. Doing that takes effort—like a movement across the country. Or, alternatively, a lot of little movements in different parts of the country. This has been the idea behind the Ronald Reagan Legacy Project:... Read more
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Business Insider
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside storyWe've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub,
GitHub is undergoing a full-blown overhaul as execs and employees depart — and we have the full inside story
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
We've been hearing about a lot of drama going on at $2 billion startup GitHub, the hugely important and popular site used by millions of computer programmers where ten or more executives have departed in recent months. The more we write about the... Read more
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CBS Sports
George Karl's time short as Kings 'strongly weigh' firing coachIn the aftermath of the Sacramento Kings' loss to the Brooklyn Nets on Friday n
George Karl's time short as Kings 'strongly weigh' firing coach
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
In the aftermath of the Sacramento Kings' loss to the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night, the wheels are once again rattling loose on the good wagon #Kangz. As we posted Friday night, DeMarcus Cousins had strong comments about the play of the team and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Stocks stage late recovery on U.S. dollar’s sudden dipStocks staged a rapid comeback in late-afternoon trading to close solidly highe
Stocks stage late recovery on U.S. dollar’s sudden dip
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
Stocks staged a rapid comeback in late-afternoon trading to close solidly higher Wednesday, helped by a surge in the price of oil and a decline in the U.S. dollar. Chipotle Mexican Grill fell as the company said a federal investigation into its E.... Read more
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The Courier Mail
People are obsessed with this ridiculous shoeSITTING down on the second floor of NYC’s luxury department store Bloomingdale’
People are obsessed with this ridiculous shoe
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
SITTING down on the second floor of NYC’s luxury department store Bloomingdale’s, I slip a fur-lined loafer over my swollen, aching foot. It feels like a warm hug from a cuddly cocker spaniel puppy. After all, I’ve spent all day trying to track down... Read more
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TribLIVE
Yahoo to cut 1,700, explore ‘strategic alternatives’Yahoo to cut 1,700, explore 'strategic alternatives' | TribLIVE.com Neighborho
Yahoo to cut 1,700, explore ‘strategic alternatives’
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
Yahoo to cut 1,700, explore 'strategic alternatives' | TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods Yahoo to cut 1,700, explore 'strategic alternatives' SAN FRANCISCO — Yahoo is laying off about 1,700 employees and shedding some of its excess baggage in a shake-up... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Yahoo to cut its workforce by 15 percentSUNNYVALE >> Trying to appease unhappy investors, Yahoo said Tuesday it will cu
Yahoo to cut its workforce by 15 percent
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 5 days ago
SUNNYVALE >> Trying to appease unhappy investors, Yahoo said Tuesday it will cut 15 percent of its workforce and explore “strategic alternatives” as part of an effort to cut expenses and streamline its operations. Yahoo said about 1,700 jobs would... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Yahoo to cut its workforce by 15 percentSUNNYVALE >> Trying to appease unhappy investors, Yahoo said Tuesday it will cu
Yahoo to cut its workforce by 15 percent
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
SUNNYVALE >> Trying to appease unhappy investors, Yahoo said Tuesday it will cut 15 percent of its workforce and explore “strategic alternatives” as part of an effort to cut expenses and streamline its operations. Yahoo said about 1,700 jobs would... Read more
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Daily Mail
Google to show the WRONG search results to would-be terrorists: Search engine will post anti-radicalisation links in place of extremist mater
Google to show the WRONG search results to would-be terrorists
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
: Search engine will post anti-radicalisation links in place of extremist material Announcement made by Dr Anthony House, a senior Google executive Pilot scheme will run in UK and Google... Read more
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Investopedia
Silicon Valley Joins the Fight Against ISISis turning towards Silicon Valley for assistance against the terrorist group. A
Silicon Valley Joins the Fight Against ISIS
Investopedia / Posted 5 days ago
is turning towards Silicon Valley for assistance against the terrorist group. As reported by CNN, the White House chief of staff, a top counterterrorism official, director of national intelligence James Clapper, and Department of Justice... Read more
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Business Insider
Billionaire Ray Dalio had an amazing reaction to an employee calling him out on a mistakeIn 2010, a company's returns exceeded the combined profits of Google, eBay, Yah
Billionaire Ray Dalio had an amazing reaction to an employee calling him out on a mistake
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
In 2010, a company's returns exceeded the combined profits of Google, eBay, Yahoo, and Amazon. It wasn't a tech giant; it was Bridgewater, a hedge fund that has been recognized for making more money for clients than any hedge fund in the history of... Read more
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International Business Times
Germany: Politician says border police should shoot migrants as a 'last resort' German politician Frauke Petry has attracted major criticism over her controver
Germany: Politician says border police should shoot migrants as a 'last resort'
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
German politician Frauke Petry has attracted major criticism over her controversial comments urging border police to shoot at migrants who try to enter the country illegally. The 40-year-old, who heads the Eurosceptic Alternative for Germany (AfD)... Read more
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TribLIVE
Gibsonia’s Feil brothers thrill father with same-night 300 gameswith same-night 300 games Brothers who grew up together and work together also
Gibsonia’s Feil brothers thrill father with same-night 300 games
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
with same-night 300 games Brothers who grew up together and work together also bowl pretty well together. The Feil family of Gibsonia is a pretty tight bunch. Jim Feil Jr. introduced bowling to sons Jim and Mike when they were 6 and 5,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Inside the weird business of '90s cult-TV rebootsstreaming giant Netflix, who is reportedly pursuing an original reboot. "Gilmo
Inside the weird business of '90s cult-TV reboots
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
streaming giant Netflix, who is reportedly pursuing an original reboot. "Gilmore" will become only the latest in a series of revivals of turn-of-the-millennium niche TV shows like "Full House," "Twin Peaks" and "The X-Files," which networks hope... Read more
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Yahoo News
'How am I going to get out of here?' Cam Newton's detour into Texas Cecil Newton, his son Cam riding shotgun, had driven deep into the Texas coun
'How am I going to get out of here?' Cam Newton's detour into Texas
Yahoo News / Posted 9 days ago
Cecil Newton, his son Cam riding shotgun, had driven deep into the Texas countryside, through the farms and fields, searching for the future. This was January of 2009 and a long,... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
'How am I going to get out of here?' Cam Newton's detour into TexasThis was January of 2009 and a long, long way from the family home back in Atla
'How am I going to get out of here?' Cam Newton's detour into Texas
Yahoo Sports / Posted 9 days ago
This was January of 2009 and a long, long way from the family home back in Atlanta, let alone the University of Florida where Cam had planned to become a star. The NFL, where on Feb. 7 Cam will lead the Carolina Panthers into Super Bowl 50 against... Read more
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Japan Today
Yahoo Japan defends online ivory sales as criticism grows ‹ Japan TodayYahoo Japan said Wednesday it is strengthening policing of illegal ivory on its
Yahoo Japan defends online ivory sales as criticism grows ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 11 days ago
Yahoo Japan said Wednesday it is strengthening policing of illegal ivory on its online commerce site as criticism grows it is supporting a trade that fuels the slaughter of wild elephants. A spokeswoman for the company said it prohibits sales of raw... Read more
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Denver Post
Yahoo Japan defends online ivory sales as criticism growsTOKYO (AP) — Yahoo Japan said Wednesday it is strengthening policing of illegal
Yahoo Japan defends online ivory sales as criticism grows
Denver Post / Posted 11 days ago
TOKYO (AP) — Yahoo Japan said Wednesday it is strengthening policing of illegal ivory on its online commerce site as criticism grows it is supporting a trade that fuels the slaughter of wild elephants. A spokeswoman for the company said Wednesday it... Read more
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asianage
Yahoo Japan defends online ivory sales as criticism growsRaw ivory is sought after for making ornate traditional seals and other decorat
Yahoo Japan defends online ivory sales as criticism grows
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
Raw ivory is sought after for making ornate traditional seals and other decorative items. Tokyo: The online commerce site of Yahoo Japan is defending its sales of ivory from growing criticism. A spokeswoman for the company said Wednesday that it... Read more
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CBS Sports
Tyronn Lue says he told LeBron James he'd hold him accountableNew Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue is already talking about accountabilit
Tyronn Lue says he told LeBron James he'd hold him accountable
CBS Sports / Posted 15 days ago
New Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue is already talking about accountability, which makes sense in the context of David Blatt's firing on Friday. In the aftermath of the coaching change, there has been a lot of talk about Blatt catering to... Read more
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The Forward
David Blatt Fired by First-Place Cleveland Cavaliers in ShockEastern Conference-leading Cleveland Cavaliers have fired head coach David Blat
David Blatt Fired by First-Place Cleveland Cavaliers in Shock
The Forward / Posted 16 days ago
Eastern Conference-leading Cleveland Cavaliers have fired head coach David Blatt four days after suffering their worst loss of the NBA season, according to multiple reports on Friday. The surprise decision to fire the second-year coach, who led... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
LeBron's Cavaliers fire head coach Blatt: reportsCavaliers head coach David Blatt speaks to media following the 104-91 loss agai
LeBron's Cavaliers fire head coach Blatt: reports
Reuters Sports News / Posted 16 days ago
Cavaliers head coach David Blatt speaks to media following the 104-91 loss against the Golden State Warriors in game five of the NBA Finals. at Oracle Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports - LeBron James's Eastern... Read more
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SportingNews
Cavaliers fire coach David Blatt, reports saydrama and this year's humbling results against other top teams have snowballed.
Cavaliers fire coach David Blatt, reports say
SportingNews / Posted 16 days ago
drama and this year's humbling results against other top teams have snowballed. The Cavaliers fired coach David Blatt, Yahoo Sports reported Friday. Assistant coach Tyronn Lue will be the team's new head coach, bypassing the interim step,... Read more
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Yahoo News
Robert Gates on the Iran deal, Clinton’s Libya accountability, Donald Trump, and his new book Former Secretary of Defense and CIA Director Robert Gates talked with Yahoo N
Robert Gates on the Iran deal, Clinton’s Libya accountability, Donald Trump, and his new book
Yahoo News / Posted 19 days ago
Former Secretary of Defense and CIA Director Robert Gates talked with Yahoo News and Finance Anchor Bianna Golodryga on “Yahoo News Live” about his new... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
It'll never be Nassau, but Islanders fans warming up to new homeThe New York Islanders’ transition from the nostalgic, outdated confines of Nas
It'll never be Nassau, but Islanders fans warming up to new home
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 20 days ago
The New York Islanders’ transition from the nostalgic, outdated confines of Nassau Coliseum to the more modern, but not-hockey-friendly Barclays Center has been messy at times. It certainly got off to a rough start. As the Islanders were inundated... Read more
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Yahoo News
Bernie Sanders’ radical past: How the Vermont firebrand started wearing a suit and gave up on taking over big companiesthat one wire report dubbed an “anti-U.S. rally.” The leftist Sandinista gover
Bernie Sanders’ radical past: How the Vermont firebrand started wearing a suit and gave up on taking over big companies
Yahoo News / Posted 21 days ago
that one wire report dubbed an “anti-U.S. rally.” The leftist Sandinista government was celebrating the sixth anniversary of the revolution that saw it take power from an American-backed dictator, Anastasio Somoza. Sanders was in a crowd estimated... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Is bitcoin dead?makes perfect sense, given how important the cloud is becoming to the transform
Is bitcoin dead?
TheStreet.com / Posted 23 days ago
makes perfect sense, given how important the cloud is becoming to the transforming tech giant. It's a space in which Microsoft is certainly thriving: When it last reported earnings in October, we learned revenues from Azure had more than doubled... Read more
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International Business Times
Yahoo Mail down: Email service suffered worldwide outage but did anyone really care? Yahoo Mail suffered a worldwide outage with users unable to access their email
Yahoo Mail down: Email service suffered worldwide outage but did anyone really care?
International Business Times / Posted 23 days ago
Yahoo Mail suffered a worldwide outage with users unable to access their email accounts for hours but with the internet making little noise over the issue should alarm bells be ringing for Yahoo? Website Down Detector was alerted by users... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Why Google hasn't taken off in the cloud yetAnd what the new head of Google’s cloud is going to do about it Start-up Genni
Why Google hasn't taken off in the cloud yet
techcentral.ie / Posted 23 days ago
And what the new head of Google’s cloud is going to do about it Start-up Gennion uses sensors to provide retailers with useful information on customer store traffic. The Spain-based Internet-of-Things company processes about 16,000 events per minute... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Foursquare Raises $45 Million and Gets New CEOCEO and co-founder Dennis Crowley has relinquished his chief executive role to
Foursquare Raises $45 Million and Gets New CEO
Entrpreneur / Posted 24 days ago
CEO and co-founder Dennis Crowley has relinquished his chief executive role to Jeff Glueck, the company’s chief operating officer for the past year and half. Glueck was previously chief marketing officer of Travelocity. Crowley will become... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
How an early experience with fame helped shape DeMar DeRozan’s grinding work ethicrelationship with Miller's son, rapper/actor Romeo, and would spend weekends at
How an early experience with fame helped shape DeMar DeRozan’s grinding work ethic
Yahoo Sports / Posted 24 days ago
relationship with Miller's son, rapper/actor Romeo, and would spend weekends at the Miller home, surrounded by a level of opulence that belied his modest existence back home in Compton, Calif. Visits to shopping malls with Romeo usually ended... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Why Google hasn't taken off in the Cloud yetGennion uses sensors to provide retailers with useful information on customer s
Why Google hasn't taken off in the Cloud yet
Computer World Australia / Posted 24 days ago
Gennion uses sensors to provide retailers with useful information on customer store traffic. The Spain-based Internet-of-Things company processes about 16,000 events per minute from its sensors and is hoping to scale up to thousands per second... Read more
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Yahoo News
'American Idol': Judging the Judgesnew direction is a brutal mission, but someone’s gotta attempt the impossible b
'American Idol': Judging the Judges
Yahoo News / Posted 25 days ago
new direction is a brutal mission, but someone’s gotta attempt the impossible before the mothership goes down in in a blaze of former glory come early April. So welcome to the first installment of Judging the Judges, Yahoo TV’s weekly power ranking*... Read more
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Bleacher Report
MMA State of the Union: 2016household names, that in-cage moments can bridge their way to pop culture and t
MMA State of the Union: 2016
Bleacher Report / Posted 25 days ago
household names, that in-cage moments can bridge their way to pop culture and that the world at large will take notice of our best and brightest. Today, we look back at the year that was in major MMA, as well as the 12 months to come. In some... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The debate over government 'backdoors' into encryption isn't just happening in the USThe strongest forms of encryption, those which companies themselves cannot unlo
The debate over government 'backdoors' into encryption isn't just happening in the US
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
The strongest forms of encryption, those which companies themselves cannot unlock, has drawn criticism from law enforcement officials who argue that it may allow criminals and terrorists to "go dark." Photo / iStock Nearly 200 experts, companies and... Read more
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The Christian Post
Muslims 'Not the Enemy,' Says Woman Escorted Out of Trump Rallya campaign event in Rock Hill, South Carolina January 8, 2016. A Muslim-Americ
Muslims 'Not the Enemy,' Says Woman Escorted Out of Trump Rally
The Christian Post / Posted 26 days ago
a campaign event in Rock Hill, South Carolina January 8, 2016. A Muslim-American woman who was recently escorted out of a South Carolina political campaign for Donald Trump says that she wants Americans to know that Muslims are "not the... Read more
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WA Today
Australians join international protest against government 'backdoors' in encryptionWe refuse to let this precious resource become nationalised and broken by any n
Australians join international protest against government 'backdoors' in encryption
WA Today / Posted 27 days ago
We refuse to let this precious resource become nationalised and broken by any nation," Brett Solomon, executive director of Access Now, the online advocacy group that organised the open letter, said in a news release. The letter, released online... Read more
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The Age
Australians join international protest against government 'backdoors' in encryptionWe refuse to let this precious resource become nationalised and broken by any n
Australians join international protest against government 'backdoors' in encryption
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
We refuse to let this precious resource become nationalised and broken by any nation," Brett Solomon, executive director of Access Now, the online advocacy group that organised the open letter, said in a news release. The letter, released online... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Australians join international protest against government 'backdoors' in encryptionWe refuse to let this precious resource become nationalised and broken by any n
Australians join international protest against government 'backdoors' in encryption
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
We refuse to let this precious resource become nationalised and broken by any nation," Brett Solomon, executive director of Access Now, the online advocacy group that organised the open letter, said in a news release. The letter, released online... Read more
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Canberra Times
Australians join international protest against government 'backdoors' in encryptionWe refuse to let this precious resource become nationalised and broken by any n
Australians join international protest against government 'backdoors' in encryption
Canberra Times / Posted 27 days ago
We refuse to let this precious resource become nationalised and broken by any nation," Brett Solomon, executive director of Access Now, the online advocacy group that organised the open letter, said in a news release. The letter, released online... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Australians join international protest against government 'backdoors' in encryptionWe refuse to let this precious resource become nationalised and broken by any n
Australians join international protest against government 'backdoors' in encryption
Brisbane Times / Posted 27 days ago
We refuse to let this precious resource become nationalised and broken by any nation," Brett Solomon, executive director of Access Now, the online advocacy group that organised the open letter, said in a news release. The letter, released online... Read more
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The Irish Times
Yahoo’s brain drain shows a loss of faith in the companyMarissa Mayer, the glamorous, geeky Google executive hired to turn around Yahoo
Yahoo’s brain drain shows a loss of faith in the company
The Irish Times / Posted 27 days ago
Marissa Mayer, the glamorous, geeky Google executive hired to turn around Yahoo in 2012, used to inspire hope in Yahoo’s workforce just by visiting the cafeteria for ice cream and mingling. Now, morale has sunk so low that some employees refer to... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Of Course Trump Has a Hot Take on RefsPlenty of sports fans across the United States of America have enjoyed the Wild
Of Course Trump Has a Hot Take on Refs
Bleacher Report / Posted 28 days ago
Plenty of sports fans across the United States of America have enjoyed the Wild Card Round of the 2016 NFL playoffs, but one presidential candidate has a particular complaint. According to Jenna Johnson of the Washington Post, "Donald Trump says NFL... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
US meets with tech leaders on anti-terror effortsmobilizing followers online. The government also announced initiatives against
US meets with tech leaders on anti-terror efforts
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 29 days ago
mobilizing followers online. The government also announced initiatives against violent extremism, including an overhaul of its efforts to counter extremist messages around the globe. In Silicon Valley, top administration officials held a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Anti-terror messaging gets redoWASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's administration is overhauling its effort
Anti-terror messaging gets redo
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's administration is overhauling its efforts to combat the online propaganda of the Islamic State and other terror groups, U.S. officials said, replacing largely ineffective efforts so far to cut into its use of... Read more
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The Signal
US meets with tech leaders on anti-terror effortsmobilizing followers online. The government also announced initiatives against
US meets with tech leaders on anti-terror efforts
The Signal / Posted 29 days ago
mobilizing followers online. The government also announced initiatives against violent extremism, including an overhaul of its efforts to counter extremist messages around the globe. In Silicon Valley, top administration officials held a... Read more
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