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theguardian.com — Faulty server migration blamed for mass deletion of songs, photos and video. Myspace, the once mighty social network, has lost every single piece of content uploaded to its site before 2016, including millions of songs, photos and videos with no other home on the internet. The company is blaming a…
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fortune.com — Indeed.com's annual list of the best jobs is here. The number one job? Machine learning engineer. But insurance and law make a comeback too. Ever wondered what the best jobs are out there? Sure, to some extent “best” is a subjective characterization, but there are some factors that make a job more…
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planetary.org — After months of unrelated political turmoil, multiple stop-gap spending bills, and an unprecedented government shutdown that shuttered the U.S. space program for 35 days, legislation providing NASA's 2019 budget was finally signed into law today. Remarkably, NASA did very well in the end. Congress …
16.02.2019 0 comments From Alex
foxnews.com — Google is making a huge push into Middle America with a $13 billion investment in data centers and offices across 14 different states. The company's CEO, Sundar Pichai, on Wednesday announced a major expansion of its footprint across the country in the form of data centers and offices in Nebraska, …
14.02.2019 0 comments From Alex
cnbc.com — Two benchmark U.S. stock indexes are careening toward a historically bad December. Both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 are on pace for their worst December performance since 1931, when stocks were battered during the Great Depression. The Dow and S&P 500 are down 7.8 perce…
18.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
people.com — Johnson & Johnson knew for decades that their baby powder had occasionally tested positive for small amounts of asbestos over the years, according to a new report. In an in-depth investigation from Reuters, which examined decades worth of internal company documents and court documents, the outl…
15.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
cnbc.com — Could you actually ditch your smartphone for a year? Vitaminwater wants to find out, and it's willing to part with $100,000 if someone can rise to the challenge. To enter the contest, you need to submit a post on Twitter or Instagram (so, yes, perhaps using a smartphone), including the hashtags #no…
14.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
slate.com — Minneapolis will become the first major U.S. city to end single-family home zoning, a policy that has done as much as any to entrench segregation, high housing costs, and sprawl as the American urban paradigm over the past century. On Friday, the City Council passed Minneapolis 2040, a comprehensiv…
08.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
abcnews.go.com — One of the world's biggest tobacco companies is diving into the cannabis market with a $1.8 billion buy-in. Marlboro maker Altria Group Inc. is taking a 45 percent stake in Cronos Group, the Canadian medical and recreational marijuana provider said Friday. The agreement includes a warrant to acqui…
08.12.2018 0 comments From Alex
bbc.co.uk — The daughter of the founder of Chinese telecoms giant Huawei has been arrested in Canada and faces extradition to the United States. Meng Wanzhou, Huawei's chief financial officer and deputy chair, was arrested in Vancouver on 1 December. Details of the arrest have not been released but the US has…
06.12.2018 0 comments From Alex