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An interview with the filmmaker as her documentary on mass surveillance hits theaters....
From: The Atlantic | By: Conor Friedersdorf | Friday, October 24, 2014
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"Would you prefer a system where you can be instantly teleported from SF to LA? Of course. But that doesn't mean it's going to happen."...
From: The Atlantic | By: James Fallows | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Social media can be a support system for people struggling to give up heroin—and a window into what the drug has cost them....
From: The Atlantic | By: Stephanie Stark | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Heartthrob Ablajan embodies the tension between pop and politics in China's Xinjiang region
From: Time | By: Liam Fitzpatrick | Friday, October 24, 2014
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There was the voice of Jon Miller, baseball’s best and wittiest game caller, setting the scene for me, some 5,000 miles away from San Francisco’s AT&T Park. As Travis Ishikawa strode to the plate, my Shinkansen bullet train was headed north...
From: Newsonomics | By: Ken Doctor | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Remember 360fly? The panoramic camera from the company from EyeSee360, which built the panoramic GoPano iPhone lens, has been on the scene since early this year at NAB. Now, the WiFi- and Bluetooth-equipped 360fly camera has been given the nod by the......
From: Engadget | By: Steve Dent | Friday, October 24, 2014
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At Slate, William Saletan describes a wave of China-bashing by current Democrat campaigns in the U.S.: Exploiting American anxiety about Asia is a long, unsavory tradition. As the
From: China Digital Times | By: Samuel Wade | Friday, October 24, 2014
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"FOR your freedom and ours" was a motto used by Polish rebels who fought in various uprisings against the Russian and Austro-Hungarian empires between 1830 and 1849, both in Poland and in Hungary and Italy. Their intent was to build a coalition of nationalist...
From: The Economist | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Too many city rooftops are barren, grey, and boring. Computer scientist Yuichiro Takeuchi, who works with the Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Inc. is out to change that. Takeuchi has found a way to print gardens filled with herbs and flowers. These...
From: Business Insider | By: Jessica Orwig | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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A few weeks ago I wished for a Project Runway with tweens, and then I got my wish in Project...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dalene Rovenstine | Friday, October 24, 2014
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In one hour, Mary announces she's pregnant, becomes a godmother, loses her child, and is just generally amazing. Also, the reckoning has arrived!
From: Entertainment Weekly | Friday, October 24, 2014
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After four engaging NYFW runway shows, the season 13 winner is crowned.
From: Entertainment Weekly | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Oscar de la Renta dressed first ladies, but his first loyalty was to family and friendsThe post Oscar de la Renta: ‘He was in every sense a creature of grace’ appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Barbara Amiel | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Huge congratulations to Burberry this morning, as it’s just been announced that the quintessential British brand will receive the 22nd Rodeo Drive Walk of Style Award. This works out pretty well for […]
From: My Fashion Life | By: Maria Pierides | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Filed under: Bankruptcy, Personal Finance, Divorce, People, Financial Education Kathy Willens/APTexas entrepreneur Sam Wyly at U.S. District Court in New York last May. By Robert Frank | @robtfrank Being rich is getting expensive. Just ask Sam Wyly and...
From: Daily Finance | By: CNBC | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Filed under: Personal Finance, Financial Advisors, Planning, Financial Education Alamy In the corner of the room there was a small, round man, with Coke bottle glasses, beckoning me to sit next to him. If not for the red plaid vest and Santa cap he wore...
From: Daily Finance | By: Brian Lund | Friday, October 24, 2014
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The GOP Senator is pushing the Expatriate Terrorist Act, which would allow the president to strip Americans of their citizenship. Really bad idea.
From: Reason | By: Steve Chapman | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Spot the gilded facade SPEND a few days in Yangon, and you can almost believe you are in a country with a functioning financial sector. ATMs, completely absent just a few years ago, now dot the city. Credit cards are increasingly (though still not widely)...
From: The Economist | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Filed under: JC Penney, Retail, CEOs, Stores, Investing Mark Lennihan/AP Marvin Ellison, the incoming boss of J.C. Penney (JCP), has a big project ahead of him in renovating the troubled 112-year-old department store chain. Since 2007, when the stock...
From: Daily Finance | By: Annalisa Kraft-Linder | Friday, October 24, 2014
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First-time 401(k) plan enrollees are soaring as young workers enter the labor force. This is a positive development. But it won't solve our savings crisis by itself....
From: Time | By: Dan Kadlec | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Sub-Saharan countries have raised nearly $7 billion this year, more than in all of 2013, and yields on many bonds have fallen, even with the Ebola outbreak.
From: New York Times | By: Danny Hakim | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Alicia Keys doesn’t wake up on the wrong side of the bed. The pregnant star was spotted walking through a Los Angeles airport at 1am and didn’t seem to really mind that the paparazzi was snapping A TON of pictures …...
From: OK Magazine | By: Victoria Moorhouse | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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If you looked up “friendly exes” in the dictionary, Gwyneth Paltrow‘s and Chris Martin‘s faces would most likely appear. Despite their amicable separation, these two are putting their kids first, and it shows. The 20 Most …...
From: OK Magazine | By: okstylecaster | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Nick Jonas seems to have it all and clearly, takes nothing for granted. On Nov. 11, the youngest of the former Jonas Brothers will debut his self-titled album, which has already been a success with such hits as “Chainz” and …...
From: OK Magazine | By: James Vituscka | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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There are more ways than ever to make money writing about travel—from writing for third-party outlets (publications, websites) to working with travel-related companies such as luggage and clothing manufacturers, hotels, airlines, and tourism boards....
From: National Geographic | By: Don George | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Thelma, a reticulated python, produced six baby snakes without the help of a male, new DNA evidence shows.
From: National Geographic | By: Linda Qiu | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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See more photos like this in our Extreme Photo of the Week gallery. Skier Cody Townsend tells a little about this shot from the making of the new ski film, Days of My Youth, and schools us in the delights of Alaska’s Tordillos, the dramatic mountain...
From: National Geographic | By: Mary Anne Potts | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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... and believe it or not, "mom" jeans made the list!The post 6 Moms Share Their Favorite Jeans and How to Wear Them appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Summer Bellessa | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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I made that promise to myself years ago, and now that my son is five it's more important than ever.The post I Refuse to Raise a Bully appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Michelle Horton | Friday, October 24, 2014
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It all started with a porcupette. The post Our Descent into Homemade Halloween Costume Madness appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Lizzie Heiselt | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Dr. Mehmet Oz has been under fire recently for promoting weight loss products on TV's "The Dr. Oz Show" that aren't backed by a lot of scientific evidence. Now a study supporting one of those products, diet pills made with green coffee bean extract,...
From: CNN | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Remember in the late '90s when you would kill time in AOL and IRC chatrooms or post on Usenet? You'd strike up conversations with strangers about subjects you were all interested in, say "The X-Files," container gardening or The Fugees....
From: CNN | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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A government report obtained by the Washington Post on Thursday states that government agents and lawyers mistreated Monica Lewinsky when they approached the former White House intern in January 1998 to get her to cooperate with an investigation into...
From: CNN | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Sharing data could result in customized treatment plans.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Jeff Elton | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Meet Charlie, a tool that could potentially replace half of a PR intern’s job. You see, Charlie briefs you on the person you’re about to meet or chat with — just like those “briefing sheets” PR interns spend hours every month or week putting...
From: VentureBeat | By: Kia Kokalitcheva | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Heyzap believes developers need help identifying which ad networks generate the most money....
From: VentureBeat | By: Dean Takahashi | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Couples trying to have a baby do tons of research to improve their chances. Here’s one more research to ponder which indicates that having beer might be a good idea for the dad-to-be. If you’re a man and you’re trying to conceive, you should start...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Alap Naik Desai | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Dubai-based private equity firm TVM Capital Healthcare Partners plans to invest $200 million over the next four year to expand its companies across the Gulf Arab region and India, its chairman told Reuters.
From: PE Hub | By: Reuters News | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Doctors at North Dakota's only clinic offering in vitro fertilization are speaking out to warn voters that Measure 1, a proposed personhood amendment in the state, would make the practice illegal. Related posts: Student Activists Across the Country Are...
From: Ms. Magazine | By: Feminist Newswire | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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The main target that won approval was a pledge to slash emissions by at least 40 percent, compared with 1990 levels, by 2030....
From: New York Times | By: JAMES KANTER | Friday, October 24, 2014
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This is a transcript of the Freakonomics Radio podcast “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know” Stephen J. DUBNER:Hey, podcast listeners. The new episode you’re about to hear is called “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know.” It’s a live recording...
From: New York Times | By: Freakonomics | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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When the call came in that the University of Glasgow had voted to divest its 153-million-pound endowment from fossil fuel companies, I happened to be in a room filled with climate activists in Oxford. They immediately broke into cheers. There were lots...
From: In These Times | By: Naomi Klein | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Iggy Azalea and Nick Young star in Forever 21’s holiday ad campaign, Alicia Keys is gracing the cover of Haute Living magazine’s Oct/Nov 2014 issue and Lance Gross turned his lens on Tank’s pregnant girlfriend Zena Foster. See the hot shots inside…...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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michael kors cyber monday 2014 He also received the Oliver R. Grace Award from the Cancer Research Institute. In 2004, Mr. Kors began his role as one of the judges on the critically acclaimed and five time Emmy nominated reality show Project Runway ",...
From: Recruiting Blogs | By: nikere | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Oh babies… Zoe Saldana And Alicia Keys Show Off Their Baby Bumps Zoe Saldana and her sis Mariel were photographed Thursday at the Grove. She’s looking pretty good to be carrying twin boys, especially since she’s due in 8-10...
From: Bossip | By: thatsmybiz1 | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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