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Reality Check: Are anti-Semitic attacks on the rise?

There have been many references at the Auschwitz 75th anniversary commemorations to rising anti-Semitism.

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7:57am PST - January 27th, 2020

'A real missed opportunity': Andrew Yang swings at Obama's moves to bail out Wall Street over average Americans during the financial crash

(Rhona Wise/AFP via Getty Images, Mark Makela/Getty Images) Andrew Yang swung at former President Obama's decision to bail out Wall Street over Main Street during the 2008-09 financial crisis in a New York Times interview, calling it a "real missed opportunit…

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7:27am PST - January 27th, 2020

AB5 GUIDE: California's new contractor bill is shaking up the gig economy. Here's everything businesses and freelancers need to know about navigating the law.

California Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) requires company workers to be considered as employees. AB5, which went into effect on January 1, 2020, impacts how companies like Uber and Doordash manage workers who are currently recognized as contractors. The hirer must us…

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6:24am PST - January 27th, 2020

We asked 9 execs at Wall Street giants like Goldman Sachs, BlackRock, and JPMorgan what 'fintech' means to them. Here's why they say fintechs are friends, not foes.

Business Insider asked executives at nine of the largest financial firms to define the word "fintech." While fintechs have largely been viewed as a threat and competition to traditional players, respondents largely dismissed that notion. Many say that fintech…

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4:00am PST - January 27th, 2020

It is time to change the definition of refugee

Climate change is an existential threat to humanity and as such, should be included in legislation on asylum seeking.

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4:29am PST - January 26th, 2020

Most tech companies aren’t WeWork

Much attention has been focused on big-burn “software-enabled” startups, but most tech IPOs in the last few years have been SaaS startups.

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9:59am PST - January 24th, 2020

Uber bringing fleet of self-driving cars to Washington, DC

Uber is bringing self-driving cars to the nation's capital to begin mapping out routes starting on Friday.

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8:57am PST - January 24th, 2020

Goldman Sachs’ new board member diversity rule misses the mark

Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon recently said the investment bank won’t take companies public that don’t have at least one board member from an underrepresented group. The main focus will be on female board members, he told CNBC, because companies that have g…

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8:45am PST - January 24th, 2020

The Future of Death-Tech Has No Rules—Yet

Mortuary startups, like one that plans to freeze and shatter corpses, have run afoul of some fusty regulations.

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5:00am PST - January 24th, 2020

You know you secretly love the social media drama you pretend to hate

Mashable's new series Don't @ Me takes unpopular opinions and backs them up with... reasons. We all have our ways, but we may just convince you to change yours. And if not, chill. It's become a near-universal online experience. You log on to find yourself dro…

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2:30am PST - January 24th, 2020

Uber’s self-driving unit starts mapping Washington D.C. ahead of testing

Uber Advanced Technologies Group will start mapping Washington D.C., ahead of plans to begin testing its self-driving vehicles in the city this year. Initially, there will be three Uber vehicles mapping the area, a company spokesperson said. These vehicles, w…

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12:53pm PST - January 23rd, 2020

Don't Break Up Big Tech

It won't protect small businesses, it won't preserve our data privacy, and it won't help promote democracy.

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5:00am PST - January 23rd, 2020

Twitter is bringing Tapbacks to direct messages

I regret to inform you that Tapbacks have come to Twitter DMs. That's right: The worst part of texting is now in your Twitter inbox, too. It looks like Twitter is calling it "reactions," but the new feature, which is starting to roll out to Twitter users now,…

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5:48pm PST - January 22nd, 2020

The CEO of a company that makes prescription apps to treat diseases asks one question to reveal how serious drugmakers are about using technology

Corey McCann is the CEO of Pear Therapeutics, a company developing prescription digital therapeutics for conditions like substance use disorder and multiple sclerosis. As pharmaceutical companies have increasingly become interested in building their digital s…

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10:44am PST - January 22nd, 2020

Why is everyone making OKR software?

Hello and welcome back to our regular morning look at private companies, public markets and the gray space in between. Today we’re taking a moment to discuss the amount of money going into startups building OKR software. After covering WorkBoard’s recent roun…

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10:33am PST - January 21st, 2020

This giant Samsung QLED 4K TV is 50% off just in time for the big game

TL;DR: Buy the gigantic Samsung 65-inch Q60R QLED 4K TV for just $897.99 at Amazon. This is a grand total of 50% off a 2019 TV model perfect for anyone who hosts a watch party for this year's big game. We now know the final teams left to face each other durin…

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9:39am PST - January 21st, 2020

Supreme Court could use 'Bridgegate' case to limit attempts to prosecute corruption

Six years ago, senior officials in former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's administration decided to retaliate against a Christie political rival by shutting down lanes on the George Washington Bridge and creating a traffic nightmare in the rival's town. And …

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5:27pm PST - January 18th, 2020

This clever hand-shaped diffuser dries my curls quickly and evenly — the 'fingers' get into my roots and deliver air from every direction

After styling my naturally curly hair, I don't always have time to let it air dry. The DevaCurl DevaFuser blow dryer and curly-hair diffuser set ($143) gives me the air-dried look I love in about 10 minutes. It's the only diffuser I've tried that keeps my cur…

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12:45pm PST - January 16th, 2020

'Where do downloads go on Android?': How to find your downloads on an Android device

You can find your downloads on your Android device in your My Files app (called File Manager on some phones), which you can find in the device's App Drawer. Unlike iPhone, app downloads are not stored on the home screen of your Android device, and can be foun…

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12:43pm PST - January 16th, 2020

Ordinance: Orthodox faction to approach SC

‘It is vague in its definition of clauses and will affect all the churches’

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9:47am PST - January 16th, 2020

Paris Museums Just Released 321,178 Works of Art Online for Free

You can now download high resolution scans from Goya, Monet, Cézanne, and hundreds of others.

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5:00am PST - January 15th, 2020

Why machines should have rights, just like humans

Like it or loathe it, the robot revolution is now well underway and the futures described by writers such as Isaac Asimov, Frederik Pohl, and Philip K. Dick are fast turning from science fiction into science fact. But should robots have rights? And will human…

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5:01am PST - January 13th, 2020

India’s upcoming content policing rules might only apply to ‘major’ social platforms

India‘s upcoming intermediary rules — aimed at controlling and monitoring online content — have a lot of big and small tech firms worried about censorship of their platforms. But a new report suggests the legislation will only affect major social media networ…

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9:27pm PST - January 8th, 2020

AutoX and Fiat Chrysler are teaming up on a robotaxi for China

Autonomous vehicle startup AutoX, which is backed by Alibaba, said Tuesday that it is partnering with Fiat Chrysler partnership to roll out a fleet of robotaxis for China and other countries in Asia. A fleet of Chrysler Pacifica is going to be in service to t…

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3:40pm PST - January 7th, 2020

Mobileye expands its robotaxi footprint with a new deal in South Korea

Mobileye announced Tuesday an agreement to test and eventually deploy a robotaxi service in Daegu City, South Korea, the latest example of the company’s strategy to expand beyond its traditional business of supplying automakers with computer vision technology…

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12:23pm PST - January 7th, 2020

RT @FINALLEVEL: The definition of the word DUCK.. lol https://t.co/pIaqwOtqrH

Vanilla Mamiii (@QBLOU34)
10:40pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

he is the definition of open-minded! whatever you need to come out of his play, he will surprise you by going above & beyond; so much potential :'> https://t.co/LQEuUdLKV2

ariana (@figure_ow)
10:40pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @FINALLEVEL: The definition of the word DUCK.. lol https://t.co/pIaqwOtqrH

Kat (@Kat___elena)
10:40pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @digiversity2035: DigiVersity is being built as we speak. @DigiByteUN believes that education will be the key, not only for @DigiByteCo

Douwe Dijkstra (@DouweDijkstra6)
10:40pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Longevity_Dan: Hello everyone.. Here's my beautiful friend @patriciachinwe2 A definition of a true friend.. She also follow back insta…

Weezmas (@Weezmas1)
10:40pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @IWriteAllDay_: Stop fucking pathologizing Black people for enjoying simple shit. It’s fucking gross and virulently anti-Black. If that’…

mindy st. queer (@lolitasaywhat)
10:40pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @ZonePhysics: Brief definition of the educational system these days! https://t.co/bV7XcozxqZ

RT @ZonePhysics: Brief definition of the educational system these days! https://t.co/bV7XcozxqZ

Veronika Padberg (@CarryCandy)
10:40pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @uglyluhan: A good example is his claim that kafir is simply the Arabic word for non-Muslim (not true) and that all non-Muslims are kafi…

zamburuzamburu (@zamburuzambur)
10:39pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

gruntled: my new favourite word. 1930's humorous Pleased, satisfied & contented. Synonyms happy, glad, delighted, grateful, thankful, thrilled, elated, as pleased as Punch, overjoyed, cock-a-hoop, like a dog with two tails, like a child with a new toy https://t.co/GEVAdxeNOT https://t.co/YzRPJ9iQRx

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10:39pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @MoppyOpps: I love this photo of sweeetmeli helping me put on my undies on my wedding day. This girl is the definition of a true friend.…

Marina • The Dragon and the Wolf (@tinslamh)
10:39pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @FINALLEVEL: The definition of the word DUCK.. lol https://t.co/pIaqwOtqrH

michael (@thatdudegalvan)
10:39pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @FINALLEVEL: The definition of the word DUCK.. lol https://t.co/pIaqwOtqrH

LesWasetaLt. (@Ditto_O4)
10:39pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @FINALLEVEL: The definition of the word DUCK.. lol https://t.co/pIaqwOtqrH

♛Pink Pin-Up♛ (@ImQueenOfPink)
10:39pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @LeesaRaaum: @IlhanMN and @RashidaTlaib are the definition of evil and we should NOT allow the MSM to get away with brushing this under…

ChristineC (@ChrisMAGA17)
12:35am PDT - August 20th, 2019

Accept no one's definition of your own life. But define yourself.

Jay-ar Rivera (@jayarivera2)
12:35am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @uk_domain_names: Everything anyone wants to do these days is considered "undemocratic". MPs mustn't be allowed to vote. People mustn't…

KarenEsq73% (@karencameron)
12:35am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @ayyubidempire: All yall flexing with twitter for iPhone until you meet me... the true definition of DRIP

bole (@awfulcole)
12:35am PDT - August 20th, 2019

In the past two years, I’ve witnessed male acquaintances get engaged and married. Both of these men are “former” fuckboys and one of them, excuse my French, was an all around hoe (literally gave community dick it’s definition).

deep&dope • HER in 3 words (@herevolution01)
12:35am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @ayyubidempire: All yall flexing with twitter for iPhone until you meet me... the true definition of DRIP

Kunun Zaki (@Kunun_Zaki)
12:35am PDT - August 20th, 2019
RT @FootballInT80s: Airdrie vs Falkirk, definition of hopeful long punt. Brilliant defending though. https://t.co/hmZHsgDZuH

RT @FootballInT80s: Airdrie vs Falkirk, definition of hopeful long punt. Brilliant defending though. https://t.co/hmZHsgDZuH

Zar Nicholson (@ZarBeck26)
12:35am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @georgeeaton: Boris Johnson’s demand for the Irish backstop to be removed brings to mind Einstein’s definition of insanity: doing the sa…

Caroline Jackson (@cjfaraway)
12:35am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @ayyubidempire: All yall flexing with twitter for iPhone until you meet me... the true definition of DRIP

Yakub (@Yaqub__M)
12:35am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @ayyubidempire: All yall flexing with twitter for iPhone until you meet me... the true definition of DRIP

PaBLo (@excobaddest)
12:34am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @ayyubidempire: All yall flexing with twitter for iPhone until you meet me... the true definition of DRIP

Ariyo oluwole (@WolexyAriyo)
12:34am PDT - August 20th, 2019
RT @RealSaavedra: Ilhan Omar is, by her own definition, inciting violence https://t.co/uNhz6YlR1i

RT @RealSaavedra: Ilhan Omar is, by her own definition, inciting violence https://t.co/uNhz6YlR1i

J'n Etin (@j_etin)
12:34am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @ebassclinics: Blake’s new definition of success is not cheating on or killing anyone. WE ARE SEEING MAJOR CHANGES IN THIS MAN FOLKS! #b

Ronmione (@PotterFave)
12:34am PDT - August 20th, 2019

loud = insanely funny keep posting obnoxiously loud videos it is the true definition of comedy

nick (@edumbass_)
12:34am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @DavidWTovey: The CEO’s of 200 major corporations, issued a statement today with a new definition of the “purpose of a corporation.” In…

@FirstBaseDavid (@firstbasedavid)
12:34am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @__Samira7__: Is this their definition of a break/vacation?! Or it suppose to mean that it's a break for us because when they will comeb…

Kalliope (@unrealkalliope)
12:34am PDT - August 20th, 2019
THE 5 PART WORKING DEFINITION OF COMPETENCY-BASED EDUCATION / Quote; “The great aim of education is not just knowledge but action.”~ Herbert Spencer, biologist and  sociologist  #21stcenturylearning @KICDKenya @EduMinKenya @KuppetP @KNUTKenya @privateschoolsK @UNICEFEducation https://t.co/Vhj6YZLh0t

THE 5 PART WORKING DEFINITION OF COMPETENCY-BASED EDUCATION / Quote; “The great aim of education is not just knowledge but action.”~ Herbert Spencer, biologist and sociologist #21stcenturylearning @KICDKenya @EduMinKenya @KuppetP @KNUTKenya @privateschoolsK @UNICEFEducation https://t.co/Vhj6YZLh0t

EduVOD Africa Limited (@eduVODAfrica)
12:34am PDT - August 20th, 2019
RT @48G2019: here's the definition of synchronize https://t.co/dhDvgALaR7

RT @48G2019: here's the definition of synchronize https://t.co/dhDvgALaR7

(@FirstUsagi)
12:34am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @ayyubidempire: All yall flexing with twitter for iPhone until you meet me... the true definition of DRIP

Buuq (@ayofamrelaxxx)
12:34am PDT - August 20th, 2019

Ultimatum! Ya know the definition

melissa zabala (@melisintheu)
12:34am PDT - August 20th, 2019

I beat myself up a lot for not being a "fun" person but I also don't have a firm fun definition.

Lily (@ms_lilyanderson)
9:12am PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @sidkannan: .@mkoirala you are the definition of strength! You inspire us all! Here’s wishing you a very happy birthday! Thank you for b…

Nikita V. Lengure...MK.n.SG Fan (@Nikitalengure)
9:12am PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @Jaye_inUSA: @JRinPueblo @NeonNettle Booker’s definition of freedom; used in a sentence: “Let us Democrats confiscate guns from Americ…

@oldwilly14 (@william65043277)
9:12am PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @haveigotnews: After Arron Banks picks a fight with Greta Thunberg on Twitter, Oxford Dictionary updates its definition of ‘hardman’. ht…

Thetootingone (@lvnpeace)
9:12am PDT - August 16th, 2019
RT @bodyofjjk: Definition of perfection https://t.co/uOM1VJ5Xvp

RT @bodyofjjk: Definition of perfection https://t.co/uOM1VJ5Xvp

CORELLA (@corella_jm)
9:12am PDT - August 16th, 2019
RT @bodyofjjk: Definition of perfection https://t.co/uOM1VJ5Xvp

RT @bodyofjjk: Definition of perfection https://t.co/uOM1VJ5Xvp

you're my ☄ (@jungkook_myi)
9:12am PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @AnxietyAches: France to Adopt International Definition of Anti-Semitism https://t.co/Qj1ekU3yw2 #psychology #healthnews

Blogueando a tope (@blogueandoatope)
9:12am PDT - August 16th, 2019