Coding to Hide Health Prices from Web Searches Is Barred by Regulators

Coding to Hide Health Prices from Web Searches Is Barred by Regulators
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The guidance regarding insurers’ required posting of healthcare prices came after The Wall Street Journal revealed hospitals used such codes on their price pages.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

Google Assistant can now find an iPhone in silent mode - 9to5Google

Google Assistant can now find an iPhone in silent mode - 9to5Google
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Google today announced a few new Assistant features and made others widely available. Google Assistant can find an iPhone in silent mode...
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
2 people have read this

The Best Cypher Pattern Trading Strategy You Need to Know — DailyCoin

The Best Cypher Pattern Trading Strategy You Need to Know — DailyCoin
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Cypher Pattern strategy is a reversal strategy that shows market trends.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
12 people have read this
Cryptos: $VIEW

‘Crypto is going to be the most significant macro event of my career,’ says longtime investment analyst Jim Bianco

‘Crypto is going to be the most significant macro event of my career,’ says longtime investment analyst Jim Bianco
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Decentralized finance will remake the financial system, he says. And its success isn't dependent on the price of bitcoin rising or falling.
Sentiment: negative
17 minute read
7 people have read this

Google to contribute $29 million to new EU fund to fight fake news

Google to contribute $29 million to new EU fund to fight fake news
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Alphabet unit Google will contribute 25 million euros ($29.3 million) to the newly set up European Media and Information Fund to combat fake news, the company said on Wednesday, amid criticism tech giants are not doing enough to debunk online disinformation.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

Business Groups Push Back on Tax Increase in Biden Plan: Live Updates

Business Groups Push Back on Tax Increase in Biden Plan: Live Updates
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Business groups and large corporations reacted negatively on Wednesday to President Biden’s expected proposal to fund his $2 trillion package of infrastructure spending with a substantial increase in corporate taxes.
Sentiment: positive
25 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

Whats in a Hurricane Name? Dorian, Laura, Eta & Iota Retired from WMO List

Whats in a Hurricane Name? Dorian, Laura, Eta & Iota Retired from WMO List
Added 3 months ago
Summary: GENEVA, Mar 31 (IPS) - The writer is with Geneva Solutions, a non-profit journalistic platform dedicated to International Geneva.The World Meteorological Organization’s (WMO) Hurricane Committee decided at its annual meeting to retire four tropical cyclone names from its rotating list after assessing the record-breaking hurricane 2020 season.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL
Cryptos: $EVAN

Big Tech CEOs defend their censorship practices at Capitol Hill ‘disinformation’ hearing

Big Tech CEOs defend their censorship practices at Capitol Hill ‘disinformation’ hearing
Added 3 months ago
Summary: As lawmakers from both parties talk regulation, the CEOs of Facebook, Google and Twitter headed to Capitol Hill for a hearing. With Democrats in charge, the focus this time was on “disinformation,” and of course Donald Trump.
2 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

<em>The Weekly Planet:</em> Biden’s New Playbook for Greening the Financial System

<em>The Weekly Planet:</em> Biden’s New Playbook for Greening the Financial System
Added 3 months ago
Summary: “If it actually looks seriously like the world is gonna cut carbon emissions in half by 2030, you could, overnight, see fire sales of fossil-fuel assets.”
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 3 months ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
6 people have read this

He was Nigeria’s biggest Scrabble star. The pandemic spelled identity crisis.

He was Nigeria’s biggest Scrabble star. The pandemic spelled identity crisis.
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Wellington Jighere made history when he won the world championship. Can he keep winning in the coronavirus era?
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
6 people have read this

Cramer says there's no reason for Ark's new space ETF to exist

Cramer says there's no reason for Ark's new space ETF to exist
Added 3 months ago
Summary: "There aren't enough genuine space-related stocks to make a decent ETF," CNBC's Jim Cramer said on "Mad Money" after ARKX began trading.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $ARK

Why Big Tech Shouldn’t Be Scared of Unions

Why Big Tech Shouldn’t Be Scared of Unions
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Unions could not only strengthen tech companies but also improve tech policy-making.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
4 people have read this

Most companies silent as pressure mounts for workforce data

Most companies silent as pressure mounts for workforce data
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Just one in five of the world's biggest listed companies disclosed data about their workforce in an annual survey run by a $7 trillion investor coalition, as corporations respond slowly to pressure to be transparent about their social impact.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
4 people have read this

Who are India’s newest billionaires?

Who are India’s newest billionaires?
Added 3 months ago
Summary: More tycoons entered the rich list last year than ever before. Their changing profile illustrates how India Inc in changing
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
6 people have read this

Start-up backed by Google accidentally promoted an anarchist - Los Angeles Times

Start-up backed by Google accidentally promoted an anarchist - Los Angeles Times
Added 3 months ago
Summary: A technology start-up backed by Google has a plan for redirecting those seeking far-right extremist content. But it pushed some targets to Beau of the Fifth Column.
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
4 people have read this

WSJ News Exclusive | Cameo Aims to Connect Celebrities With Fans and It’s Now Valued at $1 Billion

WSJ News Exclusive | Cameo Aims to Connect Celebrities With Fans and It’s Now Valued at $1 Billion
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The startup behind online service Cameo tripled its valuation to more than $1 billion after raising more capital, reflecting the hot market for platforms that help celebrities and content creators make money from their fan bases.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL
Cryptos: $VSN

Google Maps To Start Directing Drivers To "Eco-Friendly" Routes

Google Maps To Start Directing Drivers To "Eco-Friendly" Routes
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Google's Maps app will start directing drivers along routes estimated to generate the lowest carbon emissions based on traffic, slopes and other factors, the company announced on Tuesday.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL
Cryptos: $VIEW

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Discovery, ViacomCBS, Credit Suisse, PayPal, Roku & more

Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Discovery, ViacomCBS, Credit Suisse, PayPal, Roku & more
Added 3 months ago
Summary: These are the stocks posting the largest moves before the bell.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
4 people have read this

If You Want to Make It As a Writer, For God's Sakes, Be Weird

If You Want to Make It As a Writer, For God's Sakes, Be Weird
Added 3 months ago
Summary: you're in a market, so sell something other people aren't
Sentiment: negative
27 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$MDM

The Man Who Tried to Redeem the World with Logic - Issue 21: Information - Nautilus

The Man Who Tried to Redeem the World with Logic - Issue 21: Information - Nautilus
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Walter Pitts was used to being bullied. He’d been born into a tough family in Prohibition-era Detroit, where his father, a boiler-maker,…
Sentiment: negative
19 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $BECN

Facebook Key Business Executive David Fischer to Depart

Facebook Key Business Executive David Fischer to Depart
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Facebook Inc. Chief Revenue Officer David Fischer, one of the company’s highest ranking executives under Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, is leaving after more than a decade.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

U.S. stocks close mixed as Dow notches fifth straight record high

U.S. stocks close mixed as Dow notches fifth straight record high
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The blue-chip Dow powered to its fifth consecutive record high on Friday and the S&P 500 closed slightly higher as investors bought shares that should benefit from a strong reopening of the U.S. economy, an outlook signaled by rising yields in the bond market.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
12 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

NASA’s Perseverance Mars Rover’s First Scientific Focus Is a Rock Named “Máaz” in Honor of Navajo Language

NASA’s Perseverance Mars Rover’s First Scientific Focus Is a Rock Named “Máaz” in Honor of Navajo Language
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Working with the Navajo Nation, the rover team has named features on Mars with words from the Navajo language. The first scientific focus of NASA’s Perseverance rover is a rock named “Máaz” – the Navajo word for “Mars.” The rover’s team, in collaboration with the Navajo Nation Office of the Presi
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
6 people have read this

A federal agency warns Tesla tests unfinished driverless tech on its users

A federal agency warns Tesla tests unfinished driverless tech on its users
Added 3 months ago
Summary: In a letter to the NHTSA last month, NTSB chief Robert Sumwalt named Tesla 16 times while urging the sister agency to set stricter standards.
Sentiment: positive
13 minute read
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $VIEW

Oracle's planned wave of capital spending won't put it on par with cloud leaders like Amazon

Oracle's planned wave of capital spending won't put it on par with cloud leaders like Amazon
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Oracle is raising its capital expenditures to add cloud capacity, but the greater investment still won't bring it close to market leaders.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
7 people have read this

US STOCKS-Dow notches fifth straight record high

US STOCKS-Dow notches fifth straight record high
Added 3 months ago
Summary: * The Nasdaq and S&P 500 post best week in five (Adds 4 p.m. close)
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
14 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

US STOCKS-S&P 500, Nasdaq slip as bond yields rise

US STOCKS-S&P 500, Nasdaq slip as bond yields rise
Added 3 months ago
Summary: * Indexes: Dow up 0.70%, S&P down 0.18%, Nasdaq drops 1.08% (Updates prices, adds analyst comments)
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

S&P 500 jumps 1% to a record as Biden signs new stimulus, Nasdaq rallies 2.5%

S&P 500 jumps 1% to a record as Biden signs new stimulus, Nasdaq rallies 2.5%
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The S&P 500 jumped to a new closing high amid a rotation back into tech shares, while additional fiscal stimulus gave sentiment a further boost.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
7 people have read this

Why I Don't Like Tailwind CSS

Why I Don't Like Tailwind CSS
Added 3 months ago
Summary: On paper, Tailwind CSS sounds like a great idea. In reality, it suffers from the same problems that it tries to solve.
Sentiment: positive
37 minute read
11 people have read this

Facebook Drops Plan to Run Fiber Cable to Hong Kong Amid U.S. Pressure

Facebook Drops Plan to Run Fiber Cable to Hong Kong Amid U.S. Pressure
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The China-California link is the latest in a string of cables project derailed by pressure from U.S. national-security officials.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

Radio Host Alex Jones loses laptop containing 10,000 Bitcoin - Crypto Press

Added 3 months ago
Summary: Controversial figure Alex Jones, who was once dubbed America’s leading conspiracy theorist, claims to have lost a laptop containing 10,000 Bitcoin. Following Bitcoin’s renaissance this week, that would equate to a value of $560mn at today’s price. Jones makes fantastical Bitcoin claims Speaking on the Flagrant 2 podcast, when the host broached the topic of […]
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL
Cryptos: $BTC$ADA

Legislation inspired by Australia’s media bargaining code to be reintroduced in Congress

Legislation inspired by Australia’s media bargaining code to be reintroduced in Congress
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Facebook’s standoff with Australia prompted one Democrat to lash out at the company for “threatening to bring an entire country to its knees”.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
10 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

Millions of websites offline after fire at French cloud services firm

Millions of websites offline after fire at French cloud services firm
Added 3 months ago
Summary: A fire at a French cloud services firm has disrupted millions of websites, knocking out government agencies' portals, banks, shops, news websites and taking out a chunk of the .FR web space, according to internet monitors.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

Waymo is disclosing more autonomous vehicle data for research purposes

Waymo is disclosing more autonomous vehicle data for research purposes
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Waymo is releasing a massive trove of data from its autonomous vehicles for the research community. This motion dataset includes 570 hours of unique data from the company’s vehicles captured from a variety of cities.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
11 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL
Cryptos: $VIEW

Tech War With News Media Flares in U.S. With New Congress Push

Tech War With News Media Flares in U.S. With New Congress Push
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The battle between news publishers and Alphabet Inc.’s Google and Facebook Inc. that flared up in Australia recently is coming to the U.S.
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
8 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

Epic Games Widens Fight Against Google With Australia Lawsuit

Epic Games Widens Fight Against Google With Australia Lawsuit
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Epic Games Inc. filed a lawsuit against Google in Australia, widening a fight against the tech giant over the commissions charged in its app store.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $EPIC

Date and Time on the Internet: Timestamps

Added 3 months ago
Summary: [Docs] [txt|pdf] [draft-ietf-impp...] [Tracker] [Diff1] [Diff2] [IPR] [Errata] PROPOSED STANDARD Errata Exist
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Bitcoin May Surpass Amazon Market Cap Once It Hits $80,000: Bloomberg's Mike McGlone

Bitcoin May Surpass Amazon Market Cap Once It Hits $80,000: Bloomberg's Mike McGlone
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Bloomberg's senior commodity strategist believes that once Bitcoin surpasses $80,000, it will leave behind Amazon by market capitalization
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC

The Sad Implosion of Google’s Ethical A.I.

The Sad Implosion of Google’s Ethical A.I.
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The surveillance-capitalist giant fired some of its most popular researchers—and revealed its true colors in the process.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
4 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

Tech-heavy Nasdaq hits correction with 10.5% fall from peak

Tech-heavy Nasdaq hits correction with 10.5% fall from peak
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The Nasdaq enters corrective territory Monday, offsetting stocks that had risen on US stimulus hopes.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $GET

Sequencing Key Molecules in Just Minutes Instead of Years

Sequencing Key Molecules in Just Minutes Instead of Years
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Research demonstrates potential for rapid, accurate glycan sequencing. Using a nanopore, researchers have demonstrated the potential to reduce the time required for sequencing a glycosaminoglycan — a class of long chain-linked sugar molecules as important to our biology as DNA — from years to minut
4 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

Deliveroo boss Will Shu: 'I was never into start-ups'

Deliveroo boss Will Shu: 'I was never into start-ups'
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Will Shu's comments come as the food delivery firm sets out flotation plans but reports another loss.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
5 people have read this

The FAANG stocks, in these uncertain times, are expected to rise as much as 35% over the next year

The FAANG stocks, in these uncertain times, are expected to rise as much as 35% over the next year
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The group is still loved by analysts and expected to increase sales by double digits in 2021.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
8 people have read this

Inside Jeff Bezos’s failed attempt to make Amazon “cool” like Apple and Nike

Inside Jeff Bezos’s failed attempt to make Amazon “cool” like Apple and Nike
Added 3 months ago
Summary: We talked to more than a dozen designers, many of whom worked with Bezos on Amazon’s most important products, as he steps down as CEO.
Sentiment: positive
38 minute read
15 people have read this
Cryptos: $DASH

Big Tech Targets DC With a Digital Charm Offensive

Big Tech Targets DC With a Digital Charm Offensive
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Facebook, Amazon, and Google ads are blanketing inside-the-Beltway newsletters in a bid to rehab their tarnished reputations.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
12 people have read this
Cryptos: $XVG$DADI

Black Tech Employees Rebel Against ‘Diversity Theater’

Black Tech Employees Rebel Against ‘Diversity Theater’
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Companies pledged money and support for people of color. But some say they still face a hostile work environment for speaking out or simply doing their jobs.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
13 people have read this
Cryptos: $CAG$EQL

Tech Shares Continue to Drop, Dragging Markets Lower

Tech Shares Continue to Drop, Dragging Markets Lower
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Wall Street was mostly lower on Monday as shares of companies poised to benefit from increased economic growth over the next year rose while high-flying tech stocks tumbled.
Sentiment: positive
15 minute read
9 people have read this

MyPillow Guy Says He’s Starting Some Kind of Little Twitter Platform That’s 'Not Just Like a Little Twitter Pl

MyPillow Guy Says He’s Starting Some Kind of Little Twitter Platform That’s 'Not Just Like a Little Twitter Pl
Added 3 months ago
Summary: MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell said in an appearance on Turning Point USA executive director Charlie Kirk’s podcast on Friday that he will be launching a company to rival Twitter or even YouTube.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
4 people have read this

Google tells harassment victims to take “medical leave,” report finds

Google tells harassment victims to take “medical leave,” report finds
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Nearly two dozen current and former employees reported a widespread pattern.
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

Google promises to stop spying on users, saying 3rd-party for-profit tracking model to be phased out

Google promises to stop spying on users, saying 3rd-party for-profit tracking model to be phased out
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Alphabet subsidiary Google has pledged it will ditch the third-party cookie-based model of online advertising – and promised not to invent something similar that would allow it to keep slurping up the same kind of data.
2 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

Google Can Now Afford to Let the Cookies Crumble

Google Can Now Afford to Let the Cookies Crumble
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Changes to user tracking may hurt advertising business, but Google’s position still conveys an advantage.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
7 people have read this

These are America’s 10 most overpaid CEOs

These are America’s 10 most overpaid CEOs
Added 3 months ago
Summary: As You Sow, a shareholder advocacy group, ranks the 100 most overpaid CEOs in the S&P 500, starting with Alphabet's Sundar Pichai.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

The Intel Moonshot Division: An Interview with Dr. Richard Uhlig of Intel Labs

The Intel Moonshot Division: An Interview with Dr. Richard Uhlig of Intel Labs
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Some analysts consider Intel to be a processor company with manufacturing facilities – others consider it to be a manufacturing company that just happens to make processors. In the grand scheme of things, Intel is a hybrid of product, manufacturing, expertise, investment, and perhaps most importantly, research. Intel has a lot of research and development on its books, most of it aimed at current product cycles in the 12-36 month time span, but beyond that, as with most big engineering companies,
Sentiment: positive
60 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $EGCC

Google to Stop Selling Targeted Ads Based on Browsing History

Google to Stop Selling Targeted Ads Based on Browsing History
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Google will stop selling targeted ads based on individuals' browsing histories and won't invest in ad tech that uniquely identifies web users.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL
Cryptos: $VIEW

Stocks Muted After Former Fed Official Warns Fed Wants ‘Economy To Overheat’

Stocks Muted After Former Fed Official Warns Fed Wants ‘Economy To Overheat’
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Yields are once again rising–a scary sign for wary investors.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

Godspeed You! Black Emperor Announce New Double Album <em>G_d’s Pee AT STATE’S END!</em>

Godspeed You! Black Emperor Announce New Double Album <em>G_d’s Pee AT STATE’S END!</em>
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Godspeed You! Black Emperor, the great leftist post-rock collective from Montreal, operate in the shadows. In the space between albums, you can never tell if or when they’re going to return. Today, we get the extremely welcome news that they are returning. In one month, the band will follow up their 2017 album “Luciferian Towers” with a new one called G_d’s Pee AT STATE’S END! This one will be spread across one 12″ LP and one 10″ record, and it’ll feature four tracks, two of which hover around t
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $DAG

Disney Will Close 30 Percent of Its Stores in North America: Live Updates

Disney Will Close 30 Percent of Its Stores in North America: Live Updates
Added 4 months ago
Summary: After 33 years as a shopping mall mainstay, Mickey Mouse is mostly calling it a day.
Sentiment: positive
29 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

Google to Stop Selling Ads Based on Your Specific Web Browsing

Google to Stop Selling Ads Based on Your Specific Web Browsing
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The Alphabet company said that it plans next year to stop using or investing in tracking technologies that uniquely identify web users as they move from site to site across the internet.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
4 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

Google to Stop Selling Ads Based on Your Specific Web Browsing

Google to Stop Selling Ads Based on Your Specific Web Browsing
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The Alphabet company said that it plans next year to stop using or investing in tracking technologies that uniquely identify web users as they move from site to site across the internet.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
4 people have read this

Google won't use other web tracking tools after phasing out cookies

Google won't use other web tracking tools after phasing out cookies
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Google won't use other web tracking tools after phasing out cookies
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $FSN

Google won't use other web tracking tools after phasing out cookies

Google won't use other web tracking tools after phasing out cookies
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Alphabet Inc's Google will not build or use alternate tools to track web browsing traffic once it begins phasing out existing technology from its Chrome browser next year, it said in a blog post on Wednesday, in a move that will reshape how online advertising works.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
3 people have read this

'2034,' Part VI: Crossing the Red Line

'2034,' Part VI: Crossing the Red Line
Added 4 months ago
Summary: “Eventually, the Americans would find them. But by then it would be too late.”
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
8 people have read this

Stock futures rise in early morning trading after Tuesday's losses

Stock futures rise in early morning trading after Tuesday's losses
Added 4 months ago
Summary: On Tuesday, the major averages gave back some their sharp gains from Monday.
3 minute read
7 people have read this

The Google and Facebook Advertising "Snippet Tax", What's It Really About?

The Google and Facebook Advertising "Snippet Tax", What's It Really About?
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Australia cracked down on Facebook then relented when Facebook pulled the plug. Let's check in on events in the EU.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $HNST

AI panel urges US to boost tech skills amid China's rise

AI panel urges US to boost tech skills amid China's rise
Added 4 months ago
Summary: An artificial intelligence commission led by former Google CEO Eric Schmidt is urging the U.S. to boost its AI skills to counter China, including by pursuing "AI-enabled" weapons – something that...
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

YouTube REMOVES video of Trump’s CPAC speech from RT channels – yet it’s ok with the SAME video posted by Western outlets

YouTube REMOVES video of Trump’s CPAC speech from RT channels – yet it’s ok with the SAME video posted by Western outlets
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Having a video of former US President Donald Trump’s speech at CPAC may get you warnings and a deletion from YouTube, but apparently only if you’re RT, as the platform seems to selectively apply its arbitrary and capricious rules.
7 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

MySQL Count Matching Records With COUNT – Linux Hint

Added 4 months ago
Summary: Data redundancy occurs for a lot of reasons. Several of the complicated duties while working with database systems is trying to discover duplicate values. The COUNT() function permits you to sum all rows or only rows matching the condition defined. How to identify duplicate values for one or maybe more MySQL columns using COUNT() is explained in this article.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
8 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

MYSQL Find Matching Records with LIKE – Linux Hint

Added 4 months ago
Summary: The MySQL LIKE operator tests if a particular character string resembles the pattern mentioned. MySQL Wildcards are symbols that help match difficult criteria with search results and have been used in combination with a compare operator called LIKE or a contrast operator called NOT LIKE. MYSQL Find Matching Records with LIKE is explained in this article.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

The Death of Freedom by Software

The Death of Freedom by Software
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The opinions expressed in this article are solely mine, Justin Albano, and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of DZone, the editorial staff at DZone, or Catalogic Software, Inc. All research, citations, and supporting arguments have been footnoted. Any discrepancies or errors are mine alone.
Sentiment: negative
44 minute read
15 people have read this
Cryptos: $DOCK$CAG$RPD

‘Wheel of Fortune’: Pat Sajak Once Revealed He and Vanna White Would Drink Before Taping Show

‘Wheel of Fortune’: Pat Sajak Once Revealed He and Vanna White Would Drink Before Taping Show
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Pat Sajak and Vanna White have a good time taping “Wheel of Fortune.” In fact, occasionally they’ve had a little too good of a time.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 4 months ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
9 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL
Cryptos: $ACE

The pandemic is producing a golden age of stooping | Boing Boing

The pandemic is producing a golden age of stooping | Boing Boing
Added 4 months ago
Summary: In New York City, it’s common to walk down the sidewalk and see pristine furniture being thrown out. People get rid of stuff a lot, because apartment-space is tight. If you buy something new …
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL

Richly Valued Bitcoin Extends Decline After Positive Jobs Data - Crypto Press

Richly Valued Bitcoin Extends Decline After Positive Jobs Data - Crypto Press
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin prices dropped Friday, tracking declines in the US indexes after new data indicated a stronger economic recovery and an auction of seven-year bonds met with lukewarm demand from investors. The flagship cryptocurrency’s upside momentum faltered earlier this week after establishing a record high above $58,000. At first, the move downside appeared like a natural […]
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$RSV

Google’s Stadia Problem? A Video Game Unit That’s Not Googley Enough

Google’s Stadia Problem? A Video Game Unit That’s Not Googley Enough
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The tech giant likes to test and tweak. Stadia promised to change the industry and failed to deliver.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $OCN

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Etsy, Virgin Galactic, Foot Locker & more

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Etsy, Virgin Galactic, Foot Locker & more
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
12 people have read this
Cryptos: $MAG

India imposes new rules on Facebook, WhatsApp

India imposes new rules on Facebook, WhatsApp
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Facebook faced a global backlash last week after it blocked news feeds in Australia in a dispute with the government over revenue-sharing.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Am I Boring You? (Ep. 225 Rebroadcast) - Freakonomics

Am I Boring You? (Ep. 225 Rebroadcast) - Freakonomics
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Summary: Researchers are trying to figure out who gets bored — and why — and what it means for ourselves and the economy. But maybe there’s an upside to boredom?
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Judge In Google Case Disturbed That Even "Incognito" Users Are Tracked

Judge In Google Case Disturbed That Even "Incognito" Users Are Tracked
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Summary: When Google users browse in "Incognito" mode, just how hidden is their activity?
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The new rules of competition in the technology industry

The new rules of competition in the technology industry
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Summary: Tech giants’ fiefs are no longer quite as safe as they used to be
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Australian parliament passes news media bargaining code

Australian parliament passes news media bargaining code
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The Australian Parliament on Thursday passed the news media and digital platforms mandatory bargaining code that would make it compulsory for ...
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China Trucking Startup Files Confidentially for U.S. IPO

China Trucking Startup Files Confidentially for U.S. IPO
Added 4 months ago
Summary: China’s Uber-like startup Full Truck Alliance has confidentially filed for an initial public offering that could raise at least $1 billion as soon as this year, according to people familiar with the matter.
Sentiment: positive
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Data Limits Could Vanish With New Optical Antennas and “Rings of Light”

Data Limits Could Vanish With New Optical Antennas and “Rings of Light”
Added 4 months ago
Summary: New research throws wide open the amount of information that can be simultaneously transmitted by a single light source. Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have found a new way to harness properties of light waves that can radically increase the amount of data they carry. They
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13 courses that will teach you American Sign Language for just $35 | Boing Boing

13 courses that will teach you American Sign Language for just $35 | Boing Boing
Added 4 months ago
Summary: English and Spanish top the list as the first and second most used languages in the United States, but what’s the third? As your mind sprints through options like French, Chinese, or Japanese…
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Australian parliament passes media reforms after last-ditch changes

Australian parliament passes media reforms after last-ditch changes
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Australia's parliament passed a law on Thursday to make Alphabet Inc's Google and Facebook Inc pay media companies for content on their platforms in reforms that countries such as Britain and Canada are looking to replicate.
Sentiment: negative
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Australia passes law to make Google, Facebook pay for news

Australia passes law to make Google, Facebook pay for news
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Reforms will ensure media businesses are ‘fairly remunerated’ for content – treasurer
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RBI has concerns about cryptocurrencies: Governor Shaktikanta Das

RBI has concerns about cryptocurrencies: Governor Shaktikanta Das
Added 4 months ago
Summary: In 2018, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) had banned banks and other regulated entities from supporting crypto transactions after it found digital currencies were used to commit fraud after demonetization. Last year, the Supreme Court struck down the curbs after cryptocurrency exchan-ges challenged the move.
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Dow falls 560 points amid surging yields, Nasdaq sheds 3.5% in worst sell-off since October

Dow falls 560 points amid surging yields, Nasdaq sheds 3.5% in worst sell-off since October
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Investors continued to keep an eye on the rise in bond yields, which weighed on stocks recently.
Sentiment: negative
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NASA Hid a Message on Perseverance's Parachute

NASA Hid a Message on Perseverance's Parachute
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Here's how a computer science student and his father cracked the secret code
Sentiment: positive
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Australian lawmakers expected to pass amendments to Facebook, Google law | Technology

Australian lawmakers expected to pass amendments to Facebook, Google law | Technology
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Australian lawmakers are expected to approve amendments to landmark legislation to force Alphabets Google and Facebook to pay media companies for news content, despite opposition from some minor political parties.
Sentiment: positive
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Jalapeño | TWiT.TV

Jalapeño | TWiT.TV
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Facebook to reverse news ban on Australian sites, government to make amendments to media bargaining codeMurdoch’s law and the netGameStop shares soar more than 100% amid executive …
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TPG-Backed Fandom Buys Gaming E-Commerce Platform

TPG-Backed Fandom Buys Gaming E-Commerce Platform
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Fandom, an entertainment company focusing on content about gaming, comic books, movies and TV shows, has acquired Focus Multimedia.
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Hey, Democrats: Hands off Fox News’s cable carriers

Hey, Democrats: Hands off Fox News’s cable carriers
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Questions about 'moral and ethical principles' plus other nettlesome inquiries violate the spirit of the First Amendment.
Sentiment: positive
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Google-linked smart city plan ditched in Portland

Google-linked smart city plan ditched in Portland
Added 4 months ago
Summary: It is another blow for Alphabet-owned Sidewalk Labs which cancelled a project in Toronto last year.
Sentiment: positive
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Australia's antitrust chief claims victory after Facebook standoff

Australia's antitrust chief claims victory after Facebook standoff
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The architect of Australia's laws forcing Google and Facebook to pay media companies for content claimed victory on Wednesday, though critics said last-minute changes to appease Facebook favoured Big Tech over smaller news outlets.
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The Authoritarian Left Is on the March | RealClearPolitics

The Authoritarian Left Is on the March | RealClearPolitics
Added 4 months ago
Summary: This week, Democratic Reps. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif., and Jerry McNerny, D-N.J., sent out a series of letters to America's largest communications corporations:...
Sentiment: negative
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Internet sleuths have cracked the code hidden in NASA's Perseverance parachute

Internet sleuths have cracked the code hidden in NASA's Perseverance parachute
Added 4 months ago
Summary: After NASA officials teased that there was a hidden message in the seemingly random red and white pattern of the parachute that aided Perseverance's landing, internet sleuths got to work cracking the code.
Sentiment: positive
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Australia's antitrust chief claims victory after Facebook standoff

Australia's antitrust chief claims victory after Facebook standoff
Added 4 months ago
Summary: CANBERRA - The architect of Australia's laws forcing Google and Facebook to pay media companies for content claimed victory on Wednesday though critics said last-minute changes to appease Facebook favoured Big Tech over smaller news outlets.
Sentiment: negative
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Google-linked smart city plan ditched in Portland

Google-linked smart city plan ditched in Portland
Added 4 months ago
Summary: It is another blow for Alphabet-owned Sidewalk Labs which cancelled a project in Toronto last year.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Swedish City Wants to Scrap Nordic Letters to Make Life Easier for Foreigners

Swedish City Wants to Scrap Nordic Letters to Make Life Easier for Foreigners
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The proposal to do away with uniquely Swedish letters has sparked strong reactions online, as many perceived it as an attack on the Swedish language and culture.
Sentiment: negative
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