American Journalism’s Role in Promoting Racist Terror

American Journalism’s Role in Promoting Racist Terror
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: History must be acknowledged before justice can be done.
Sentiment: negative
38 minute read
1 people have read this

Paternoster lift

Paternoster lift
Added 21 hours ago
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
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The New Face of Trumpism in Texas

The New Face of Trumpism in Texas
Added a day ago
Summary: Beth Van Duyne was at the center of a controversy over Sharia law. Now she represents a congressional district Biden won.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
2 people have read this

Rolfe Neill's legacy

Rolfe Neill's legacy
Added a day ago
Summary: As newspapers’ influence crested, publisher Rolfe Neill played a pivotal role in Charlotte’s emergence.
Sentiment: positive
35 minute read
4 people have read this

Lava in a cold climate: Icelanders rush to get wed at volcano site

Lava in a cold climate: Icelanders rush to get wed at volcano site
Added a day ago
Summary: The ‘quiet’ eruption on the Reykjanes peninsula lets scientists, the public and even marrying couples enjoy the spectacle close up
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $ORAN
Cryptos: $OBSR

UNs Most Powerful Political Body Remains Paralyzed Battling a New Cold War

UNs Most Powerful Political Body Remains Paralyzed Battling a New Cold War
Added 4 days ago
Summary: UNITED NATIONS, Apr 14 (IPS) - A new Cold War – this time, between the US and China —is threatening to paralyze the UN’s most powerful body, even as military conflicts and civil wars are sweeping across the world, mostly in Africa, the Middle East and Latin America.
Sentiment: negative
16 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR$UTED

Will Texas Further Expand its Medical Weed Program?

Will Texas Further Expand its Medical Weed Program?
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws doesn’t even recognize Texas as a medical marijuana state because there are so many limitations.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
4 people have read this

How Facebook’s Ad System Lets Companies Talk Out of Both Sides of Their Mouths – The Markup

How Facebook’s Ad System Lets Companies Talk Out of Both Sides of Their Mouths – The Markup
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Exxon, Comcast, and other companies target people of different political leanings with different ads
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
3 people have read this

Popular NC teacher killed trying to rob Mexican drug cartel member, sheriff says

Popular NC teacher killed trying to rob Mexican drug cartel member, sheriff says
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Teacher was found dead in a mobile home believed to be a cartel drug stash house.
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Women Voters Miss Their Own Kind as Polling Hots Up in India’s Tamil Nadu

Women Voters Miss Their Own Kind as Polling Hots Up in India’s Tamil Nadu
Added 19 days ago
Summary: Polling for the 234 seats of the legislative assembly in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu will be held on 6 April. It is an unusual states in that female voters...
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR$RISE

Jamaica Observer Limited

Jamaica Observer Limited
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Sagicor Group Jamaica has signalled its support of the Government's intention to launch a...
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$OBSR

Jamaica Observer Limited

Jamaica Observer Limited
Added 20 days ago
Summary: RECENTLY, Minister of Finance Dr Nigel Clarke announced that the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) wo...
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Putin’s hypersonic missiles ready for MASS PRODUCTION after every nuke capable of ‘wiping out US city’ hits...

Putin’s hypersonic missiles ready for MASS PRODUCTION after every nuke capable of ‘wiping out US city’ hits...
Added 20 days ago
Summary: VLADIMIR Putin’s hypersonic missiles are ready for mass production after every nuke capable of wiping out a US city hit ‘bullseye’ during war games testing. The weapon, capable of…
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Arrest made in shooting death of beloved Rocky at country store in the NC mountains

Arrest made in shooting death of beloved Rocky at country store in the NC mountains
Added 20 days ago
Summary: ‘Why would somebody hurt that gentle giant?’ grieving owner asks
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR$OCN

An All-White Jury Sent Rayford Burke to Death Row. Will North Carolina’s Efforts to Make Amends Be Enough?

An All-White Jury Sent Rayford Burke to Death Row. Will North Carolina’s Efforts to Make Amends Be Enough?
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Decades after his conviction, Burke maintains his innocence. His case highlights the limitations of North Carolina’s Racial Justice Act.
Sentiment: negative
32 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

CHiPS: MIT Astronomers Discover New Galaxy Clusters Hiding in Plain Sight

CHiPS: MIT Astronomers Discover New Galaxy Clusters Hiding in Plain Sight
Added 20 days ago
Summary: Lesson learned from the CHiPS survey must inform future cluster searches, researchers say. MIT astronomers have discovered new and unusual galactic neighborhoods that previous studies overlooked. Their results, published on March 26, 2021, in The Astrophysical Journal, suggest that roughly 1 perc
1 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

McClatchy is outsourcing page design and typesetting, cutting at least 26 jobs - Poynter

McClatchy is outsourcing page design and typesetting, cutting at least 26 jobs - Poynter
Added 21 days ago
Summary: The company has had more than 200 layoffs in different departments since the pandemic began.
3 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $EXPR
Cryptos: $OBSR

Review – 50 Years of US Study Abroad Students: Japan as the Gateway to Asia and Beyond

Review – 50 Years of US Study Abroad Students: Japan as the Gateway to Asia and Beyond
Added 21 days ago
Summary: Asada provides an in-depth analysis, deepening our understanding of student exchanges as a tool of knowledge diplomacy.
Sentiment: positive
15 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR$SHIFT

International Women’s Day, 2021 - More Women Leaders Make Better Societies

International Women’s Day, 2021 - More Women Leaders Make Better Societies
Added a month ago
Summary: APIA, Samoa, Mar 12 (IPS) - The upcoming Samoan election is a unique opportunity to encourage diversity in politicsThis year it will be 128 years since the right of women to vote was first recognized, with New Zealand becoming the first nation to allow the participation of women in its general election in 1893.
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added a month ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: negative
19 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Paris’s Stalingrad neighbourhood looks for solution to growing crack problem

Paris’s Stalingrad neighbourhood looks for solution to growing crack problem
Added a month ago
Summary: Fed-up residents of the Stalingrad neighbourhood in northern Paris have taken to social media to post videos documenting the insecurity, pollution, noise pollution and violence caused by the growing…
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $CIA$SQ
Cryptos: $OBSR

NFTs are Taking the Art World by Storm, but are They Forever? Beeple Thinks So

NFTs are Taking the Art World by Storm, but are They Forever? Beeple Thinks So
Added a month ago
Summary: For the moment, NFTs are in their incubation stage, but that incubation stage has been undeniably triumphant.
Sentiment: positive
17 minute read
4 people have read this
Stocks: $NFLX
Cryptos: $ETH$OBSR

Why This Pandemic Won't Be the Last

Why This Pandemic Won't Be the Last
Added a month ago
Summary: Smithsonian biological anthropologist Sabrina Sholts says Covid-19 illustrates that what makes us human also makes us more vulnerable to global contagions
Sentiment: positive
20 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

MoneyGram and Ripple Break off Partnership, Closing the Door to RippleNet and ODL for Now

MoneyGram and Ripple Break off Partnership, Closing the Door to RippleNet and ODL for Now
Added a month ago
Summary: The partnership will be revisited in the future, the CEO said, crypto regulation “needlessly muddied the waters.”
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $MGI
Cryptos: $XRP$OBSR

The Compass Experiment’s uncertain future

The Compass Experiment’s uncertain future
Added a month ago
Summary:

An earlier version of this piece was featured in the Tow Center for Digital Journalism’s weekly newsletter. In March 2019, Craig Forman, then McClatchy’s president and CEO, announced a new partnership with Google News’ Local Experiments project. Dubbed the Compass Experiment, its goal was to create three digital-only outlets in communities with little access to local […]

Sentiment: positive
17 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $ADBE
Cryptos: $OBSR$TOP$MAG

‘Guesses & assumptions’: Sanko rubbishes rumors as Hardy confirms he’s ‘no longer working directly with UFC’

‘Guesses & assumptions’: Sanko rubbishes rumors as Hardy confirms he’s ‘no longer working directly with UFC’
Added a month ago
Summary: Former UFC title contender turned commentator Dan Hardy has confirmed that he has parted ways with the UFC and broadcaster BT Sports amid reports that he became involved in a "disagreement" with an employee.
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Drug Users Often Do Not Seek Help Because They Fear Legal Repercussion

Drug Users Often Do Not Seek Help Because They Fear Legal Repercussion
Added a month ago
Summary: APIA, Samoa, Mar 08 (IPS) - In the February 12th editorial on the issue of illicit drug use, the Samoa Observer stated that “… there is no data currently available to show that drug abuse including meth consumption levels in Samoa have reached crisis levels, which would warrant the government considering decriminalizing drug use and consumption.”
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $ROOT
Cryptos: $OBSR

Why You Should Take Any Vaccine

Why You Should Take Any Vaccine
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Soon May the Vaccine Come...
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR$ZER

How Bitcoin Fits In A Retirement Portfolio

How Bitcoin Fits In A Retirement Portfolio
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Crypto has a low correlation with stocks. What does that mean?
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $MORN$BLK

Bunny Wailer, Reggae Legend and Wailers Co-Founder, Dies at 73

Bunny Wailer, Reggae Legend and Wailers Co-Founder, Dies at 73
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The last surviving member of the Wailers suffered a stroke in 2020
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
7 people have read this

Planned Parenthood Returns to Rural Texas

Planned Parenthood Returns to Rural Texas
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The provider reopened a clinic in deep-red Lubbock—a rebuke to the dismantling of the state’s reproductive health care safety net over the past decade.
Sentiment: positive
23 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Bunny Wailer, last surviving founder member of the Wailers, dies aged 73

Bunny Wailer, last surviving founder member of the Wailers, dies aged 73
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Reggae artist and three-time Grammy winner found worldwide fame alongside Bob Marley in the early 1970s
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

'It’s an arms race’: the tech teams trying to outpace paedophiles online

'It’s an arms race’: the tech teams trying to outpace paedophiles online
Added 2 months ago
Summary: As platforms pivot towards greater encryption, analysts are rushing to finesse child abuse prevention technology
2 people have read this
Stocks: $CIA
Cryptos: $OBSR

DR Congo: Parents panic over rumours children will be forcibly vaccinated for Covid-19

DR Congo: Parents panic over rumours children will be forcibly vaccinated for Covid-19
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Terrified by rumours that children would be forcibly vaccinated against Covid-19, distressed parents rushed to pick up their children from school in Bukavu in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) o…
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Dying Oil Companies’ Parting Gift: Millions in Clean Up Costs

Dying Oil Companies’ Parting Gift: Millions in Clean Up Costs
Added 2 months ago
Summary: A Texas oil and gas company left the state responsible for almost $10 million after its 2019 bankruptcy.
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $FCN

Austin Had a Bold New Climate Plan—Until a Gas Company Got Involved

Austin Had a Bold New Climate Plan—Until a Gas Company Got Involved
Added 2 months ago
Summary: When Austin drafted a plan to shift away from fossil fuels, Texas Gas Service drafted line-by-line revisions to weaken the plan.
Sentiment: negative
19 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $GAS$OBSR

Developing Loosely Coupled Micro Frontends via RxJS

Developing Loosely Coupled Micro Frontends via RxJS
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Continue this tutorial series with Single-spa to develop loosely coupled micro frontends with a sample Java EE application and RxJS.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Covid vaccine does not affect fertility but misinformation persists

Covid vaccine does not affect fertility but misinformation persists
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Scientists emphasise safety but younger women still hesitant
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
10 people have read this
Stocks: $PFE
Cryptos: $OBSR

Eiza González on ‘I Care a Lot’ and Being “Devoid of Shame” With Rosamund Pike

Eiza González on ‘I Care a Lot’ and Being “Devoid of Shame” With Rosamund Pike
Added 2 months ago
Summary: She also teased a little about her upcoming ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ role.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $AWRE$NFLX
Cryptos: $OBSR

Delhi Muslims fear they will never see justice for religious riot atrocities

Delhi Muslims fear they will never see justice for religious riot atrocities
Added 2 months ago
Summary: A year after the city was engulfed by violence, victims are harassed into silence by police and find the law has turned against them
Sentiment: negative
16 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Britain must reset its compass, from housing to wages, says archbishop of York

Britain must reset its compass, from housing to wages, says archbishop of York
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Stephen Cottrell says the nation has learned to live with wrongs when it should be trying to change them
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Curator K.O. Nnamdie Wants to Personally Welcome You to the Art World

Curator K.O. Nnamdie Wants to Personally Welcome You to the Art World
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Curator K.O Nnamdie’s next project is with Greenhouse Auctions, continuing his vision of mentorship and inclusion in the art world.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

She taught piano to kids in NC for years. Then her daughter accused her of sex crimes.

She taught piano to kids in NC for years. Then her daughter accused her of sex crimes.
Added 2 months ago
Summary: This is the shocking story of the alleged sexual abuses that led to the January arrest of Sandra Hiler — aka Charlotte piano teacher Keiko Aloe — as told by ...
Sentiment: negative
25 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Megan Nolan: 'When I think back, the way I drank was crazy. Everyone I knew did it'

Megan Nolan: 'When I think back, the way I drank was crazy. Everyone I knew did it'
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The novelist talks about the heartache and hedonism that inspired her debut – and how writing helped her find a way out of the chaos of young adult life
Sentiment: positive
14 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $RESN
Cryptos: $OBSR

The Guardian launches new series on human rights

The Guardian launches new series on human rights
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Today the Guardian and the Observer launched Rights and Freedom, a two-year reporting project focused on investigating and exposing human rights abuses across the world and elevating the voices of those working on the frontline and in their own communities to protect rights and freedom.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Jamaica Observer Limited

Jamaica Observer Limited
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) Governor Richard Byles says plans are advanced to...
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $CIA
Cryptos: $OBSR

Pak MP marries 14-year-old girl from Balochistan, probe ordered - Times of India

Pak MP marries 14-year-old girl from Balochistan, probe ordered - Times of India
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Pakistan News: Pakistan police have launched an investigation into the marriage of a 14-year-old girl with Maulana Salahuddin Ayubi, leader of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

5 Best Wrinkle Creams and Anti-Aging Serums of 2021

5 Best Wrinkle Creams and Anti-Aging Serums of 2021
Added 2 months ago
Summary: We’ve reviewed all of the top anti-wrinkle creams to help you decide. Each product was evaluated on a variety of key factors including ingredients, customer reviews, advertised benefits, and price.…
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
8 people have read this

'Where are Salif and Moussa?': The arrest and disappearance of Morocco's illegal migrants

'Where are Salif and Moussa?': The arrest and disappearance of Morocco's illegal migrants
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The video, filmed on January 28, shows two Black men lined up against a wall in Rabat, Morocco as police search them. A scuffle then breaks out between one of the men and an officer. Both men, who ar…
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Sheriff's office offers Valentine's Day 'special' for exes

Sheriff's office offers Valentine's Day 'special' for exes
Added 2 months ago
Summary: NASHVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sheriff’s office is giving people a chance on Valentine’s Day weekend to show their former lovers they’re still wanted by turning them in if they have...
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Home Office urged to investigate after media says asylum seekers subjected to sexual harassment & abuse in govt-run hotels

Home Office urged to investigate after media says asylum seekers subjected to sexual harassment & abuse in govt-run hotels
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Some migrants have been mistreated and even sexually exploited while staying at hotels operated by UK government contractors, a new report has revealed, prompting calls for a formal inquiry into the matter.
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Best Online Glasses in 2021: Where to Buy Eyeglasses at a Discount

Best Online Glasses in 2021: Where to Buy Eyeglasses at a Discount
Added 2 months ago
Summary: With the rise of internet shopping, more people are ordering glasses online as opposed to visiting their nearest eye doctor.
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Scientists say clinical trials for ‘variant-proof’ vaccines could start very soon

Scientists say clinical trials for ‘variant-proof’ vaccines could start very soon
Added 2 months ago
Summary: From immunity to blocking transmission of the virus, labs across the UK are hunting for second-generation jabs
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $CIA$PFE
Cryptos: $OBSR

Kate Winslet: ‘I’ve been asked so many times about the intimate scenes’

Kate Winslet: ‘I’ve been asked so many times about the intimate scenes’
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Kate Winslet on facing down misogyny in film, strange lockdown habits and the unexpected joys of fossil hunting
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Revealed: the scientific principles behind Dalí’s surrealist eccentricity

Revealed: the scientific principles behind Dalí’s surrealist eccentricity
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Unpublished drawings show a scrupulous painter inspired by the precise mathematical ratios of the Renaissance masters
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
6 people have read this

Charities condemn Facebook for ‘attack on democracy’ in Australia

Charities condemn Facebook for ‘attack on democracy’ in Australia
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Campaign groups say blocking access to reliable news sources leaves a void to be filled by misinformation and hate speech
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Vaccinations pass 17 million as outdoor mixing could be allowed by Easter - follow live

Vaccinations pass 17 million as outdoor mixing could be allowed by Easter - follow live
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Follow live updates below
5 people have read this
Stocks: $CIA$EXPR
Cryptos: $OBSR

Carlos Acosta: ‘There’s a danger we’ll lose a whole generation of young dancers’

Carlos Acosta: ‘There’s a danger we’ll lose a whole generation of young dancers’
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The Cuban star talks about his battle to lift spirits up at the Birmingham Royal Ballet and the film he has made to rally performers as their stages stay dark
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Best Water Softener: Reviews & Buyer’s Guide 2021

Best Water Softener: Reviews & Buyer’s Guide 2021
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Hard water is common in most households. You may spot residues on tiles or mirrors, or deal with a congested showerhead. This can put your home fixtures and health in jeopardy. The best water softe…
Sentiment: positive
34 minute read
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR$ESH$MDM

Jamaica Observer Limited

Jamaica Observer Limited
Added 2 months ago
Summary: LONDON, England (AFP) — Wealthy G7 powers yesterday ramped up health funding for po...
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

‘We won’t be intimidated’: PM slams ‘arrogant’ Facebook

‘We won’t be intimidated’: PM slams ‘arrogant’ Facebook
Added 2 months ago
Summary:

Facebook’s shock news ban was “arrogant” and the federal government won’t be “intimidated by BigTech”, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said.

7 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Forget the royals, public service is most often performed by the public | Barbara Ellen

Forget the royals, public service is most often performed by the public | Barbara Ellen
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Harry and Meghan should take note of the good deeds being done out of the spotlight
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

CarboFix Reviews (2021) – What to Know Before Buying It

CarboFix Reviews (2021) – What to Know Before Buying It
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Using a dietary supplement that fixes the metabolism issues makes it easy for a person to manage weight with minimal dietary and lifestyle changes. CarboFix is one such option that can help losing …
Sentiment: positive
16 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR$BLOOD

Slate Star Clusterfuck

Slate Star Clusterfuck
Added 2 months ago
Summary: On journalism, ideas, "ideas", free speech, and tech.
Sentiment: positive
40 minute read
8 people have read this
Stocks: $AWRE
Cryptos: $OBSR

Texas inmates stuck with clogged toilets, freezing cells, advocates say: 'So cold that their bodies are numb'

Texas inmates stuck with clogged toilets, freezing cells, advocates say: 'So cold that their bodies are numb'
Added 2 months ago
Summary: As a winter storm sent Texas spiraling into crisis with widespread power outages, a lack...
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Best Whole House Water Filters: Reviews & Guide 2021

Best Whole House Water Filters: Reviews & Guide 2021
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Good filters reduce hardness and improve the taste and smell of the water, helping to ensure that it will not affect skin and hair, and that laundry remains soft and renders water safe for consumpt…
Sentiment: positive
40 minute read
7 people have read this

The Limitations and Consequences of Remote Warfare in Syria

The Limitations and Consequences of Remote Warfare in Syria
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The Syrian conflict is an example of global and regional powers waging remote warfare against their adversaries with minimum human and capital costs.
Sentiment: negative
52 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR$OLE

Facebook's Australia ban threatens to leave Pacific without key news source

Facebook's Australia ban threatens to leave Pacific without key news source
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Media experts fear that communities reliant on the site for information will suffer significant impact
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Facebook condemned in UK and US for 'attempt to bully democracy'

Facebook condemned in UK and US for 'attempt to bully democracy'
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Legislators side with Australians in row seen as test case for global regulators
Sentiment: negative
13 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $CIA
Cryptos: $OBSR

Why Are India’s Farmers Protesting?

Why Are India’s Farmers Protesting?
Added 2 months ago
Summary: India is adopting a market-based system to replace a Soviet-inspired model that benefited a limited number of farmers who now fear losing their advantages.
Sentiment: negative
32 minute read
8 people have read this
Stocks: $ROOT$EXPR
Cryptos: $OBSR

Kalina Collier: American Wasn’t Kidnapped or Missing in Jamaica, Police Say

Kalina Collier: American Wasn’t Kidnapped or Missing in Jamaica, Police Say
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Kalina Collier is a New York woman and JetBlue flight attendant whose Instagram posts sparked fears she was kidnapped or missing in Jamaica.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
8 people have read this
Stocks: $AWRE$CIA

Man Said He Wanted to Punch President Biden and Sit in His Chair Until He Died: Affidavit

Man Said He Wanted to Punch President Biden and Sit in His Chair Until He Died: Affidavit
Added 2 months ago
Summary: A North Carolina man has been accused in federal court of calling the White House switch board, and saying he was going to kill everyone there.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $SWCH
Cryptos: $SCRT$OBSR

KWKT - FOX 44

KWKT - FOX 44
Added 2 months ago
Summary: NASHVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sheriff’s office is giving people a chance on Valentine’s Day weekend to show their former lovers they’re still wanted by turning them in if they have outstanding warrants. The Nash County Sheriff’s Office is offering what it calls a “Valentine’s Day Weekend Special,” which it described as “a […]
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

New ‘do not resuscitate’ orders imposed on Covid-19 patients with learning difficulties

Added 2 months ago
Summary: Watchdog speaks out over the ‘shocking discrimination’ that has caused potentially avoidable deaths during the pandemic
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

New ‘do not resuscitate’ orders imposed on Covid-19 patients with learning difficulties

New ‘do not resuscitate’ orders imposed on Covid-19 patients with learning difficulties
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Watchdog speaks out over the ‘shocking discrimination’ that has caused potentially avoidable deaths during the pandemic
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR

Covid Vaccines: New Diplomacy Tool for India and China

Covid Vaccines: New Diplomacy Tool for India and China
Added 2 months ago
Summary: India, China, the U.A.E. and others dole out donations in countries where they seek sway. In some cases, they are sending doses despite pressing needs at home.
2 minute read
4 people have read this
Stocks: $PFE
Cryptos: $SRM$OBSR

Qtum, Status (SNT) and Iota (MIOTA) rally after breaking multi-year downtrend

Qtum, Status (SNT) and Iota (MIOTA) rally after breaking multi-year downtrend
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Qtum, Status and Iota recently broke free of their long term downtrends after each network added new features and announced new partnerships.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
8 people have read this

BBC makes editorial director Kamal Ahmed redundant in restructure

BBC makes editorial director Kamal Ahmed redundant in restructure
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Changes leave corporation in breach of own rules on minority ethnic representation
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $OBSR$CAG

Australia's media law is right to challenge Facebook and Google but is problematic, burdening smaller platforms and misunderstanding the value of sharing links

Australia's media law is right to challenge Facebook and Google but is problematic, burdening smaller platforms and misunderstanding the value of sharing links
Added 2 months ago
Summary: By Owen Williams / OneZero. View the full context on Techmeme.
7 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL
Cryptos: $XVG$OBSR

Salesforce says “the 9-to-5 workday is dead” and that after the pandemic most staff will work a flex schedule, going into the office 1-3 days per week

Salesforce says “the 9-to-5 workday is dead” and that after the pandemic most staff will work a flex schedule, going into the office 1-3 days per week
Added 2 months ago
Summary: By Nick Statt / The Verge. View the full context on Techmeme.
9 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL
Cryptos: $XVG$OBSR$MER

A researcher was able to breach 35+ companies, including Microsoft and Apple, in a new software supply chain attack that leveraged an open source ecosystem flaw

A researcher was able to breach 35+ companies, including Microsoft and Apple, in a new software supply chain attack that leveraged an open source ecosystem flaw
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Summary: By Ax Sharma / BleepingComputer. View the full context on Techmeme.
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Princess Eugenie Gives Birth to a Royal Baby Boy

Princess Eugenie Gives Birth to a Royal Baby Boy
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank just welcomed their first child into the world.
Sentiment: positive
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Profile of Chinese venture investor Ruby Lu, a key figure behind VC firm DCM's $40M investment in Kuaishou, which is now worth ~$12B after Kuaishou went public

Profile of Chinese venture investor Ruby Lu, a key figure behind VC firm DCM's $40M investment in Kuaishou, which is now worth ~$12B after Kuaishou went public
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Summary: From Bloomberg. View the full context on Techmeme.
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Stone figure identified by museum as indigenous artifact was actually carved recently by local artist | Boing Boing

Stone figure identified by museum as indigenous artifact was actually carved recently by local artist | Boing Boing
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Last summer, a fellow walking on a western Canada beach discovered an unusual carved statue of a figure. He contacted the Royal British Columbia Museum who later announced that the statue was an ar…
Sentiment: positive
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Programming language Rust is now backed by the Rust Foundation, a new independent organization that will make it easier to accept financing beyond Mozilla

Programming language Rust is now backed by the Rust Foundation, a new independent organization that will make it easier to accept financing beyond Mozilla
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Summary: By Liam Tung / ZDNet. View the full context on Techmeme.
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Reddit has raised a Series E of over $250M led by Vy Capital at a $6B valuation, doubling in value since its last funding round in February 2019

Reddit has raised a Series E of over $250M led by Vy Capital at a $6B valuation, doubling in value since its last funding round in February 2019
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Summary: By Sarah E. Needleman / Wall Street Journal. View the full context on Techmeme.
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A CA bill aims to let workers under NDA gags speak out about any discrimination, not just sexual harassment; ex-Pinterest employee Ifeoma Ozoma helped draft it

A CA bill aims to let workers under NDA gags speak out about any discrimination, not just sexual harassment; ex-Pinterest employee Ifeoma Ozoma helped draft it
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Summary: By Emily Birnbaum / Protocol. View the full context on Techmeme.
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An EU-commissioned study estimates that in 2018, the economic impact of open source software on the bloc stood between €65B and €95B

An EU-commissioned study estimates that in 2018, the economic impact of open source software on the bloc stood between €65B and €95B
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Summary: By Daphne Leprince-Ringuet / ZDNet. View the full context on Techmeme.
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Profile of Dixon Technologies, an India-based electronics manufacturing company that is valued at $2.8B+ and has the capacity to produce 50M smartphones in 2021

Profile of Dixon Technologies, an India-based electronics manufacturing company that is valued at $2.8B+ and has the capacity to produce 50M smartphones in 2021
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Summary: By Saritha Rai / Bloomberg. View the full context on Techmeme.
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Steam is now officially available in China; the Chinese version of the platform has around 40 gaming titles and another 10 or so listed as coming soon

Steam is now officially available in China; the Chinese version of the platform has around 40 gaming titles and another 10 or so listed as coming soon
Added 2 months ago
Summary: By Mitchell Clark / The Verge. View the full context on Techmeme.
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Industry executives warn of severe chip shortages to make phones and game consoles, amid excessive stockpiling of chips by companies like Huawei and Apple

Industry executives warn of severe chip shortages to make phones and game consoles, amid excessive stockpiling of chips by companies like Huawei and Apple
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Summary: From Bloomberg. View the full context on Techmeme.
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After decades of the West dominating tech standards, China is trying to rewrite the norms and rules underpinning cutting-edge tech from 5G to AI

After decades of the West dominating tech standards, China is trying to rewrite the norms and rules underpinning cutting-edge tech from 5G to AI
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Summary: From Wall Street Journal. View the full context on Techmeme.
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Lubbock’s Planned Parenthood Clinic Providing ‘The Luxury’ Of Preventive Care

Lubbock’s Planned Parenthood Clinic Providing ‘The Luxury’ Of Preventive Care
Added 2 months ago
Summary: While the new clinic has faced backlash from anti-abortion activists, others say it fills health care gaps in the region.
Sentiment: positive
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A brief history of Mars missions

A brief history of Mars missions
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Summary: Reference Article
Sentiment: positive
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UK disputes hauliers' claims that exports dropped by 68% post-Brexit

UK disputes hauliers' claims that exports dropped by 68% post-Brexit
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Trade union claims UK exports to the EU plummeted in January as businesses tried to adapt to new trading arrangements.
Sentiment: positive
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UK exports to EU fall 68% since deal as Brexit chaos worsens

UK exports to EU fall 68% since deal as Brexit chaos worsens
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Up to 75% of trucks entering the UK from the EU were returning empty, an industry spokesman has said.
Sentiment: negative
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Exports to the EU have plummeted by 68% since Brexit

Exports to the EU have plummeted by 68% since Brexit
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The Road Haulage Association has criticised a lack of help from cabinet minister Michael Gove.
Sentiment: negative
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‘Adoption has been a journey from ignorance to enlightenment’

‘Adoption has been a journey from ignorance to enlightenment’
Added 2 months ago
Summary: When I decided to adopt orphaned twins from Ethiopia, it felt like the most natural thing to do. But it raised many questions about motherhood and the bond we have with our children
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Exports from UK to EU down 68% since Brexit trade deal, say hauliers

Exports from UK to EU down 68% since Brexit trade deal, say hauliers
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Exports from Britain to the European Union fell by 68% in January as trade was disrupted after the end of a transition period following Britain's departure from the European Union, according to a trade body representing hauliers.
Sentiment: negative
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The growing Brexit threat to Ireland

The growing Brexit threat to Ireland
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Northern Ireland has become a touchstone for Brexit Britain as trade barriers threaten wider disruption. In the port of Larne, the challenges being faced offer useful lessons for the wider UK
Sentiment: negative
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