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For his Christmas party in Milan, fashion designer Philipp Plein took his 400 employees to the circus. He donned a red nose and performed magic tricks with Zippo the Clown while staff dined among lions and scantily clad tamers. To see Plein dressed in...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Government involvement in healthcare drives prices up.
From: Reason | By: John Stossel | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Getting real-world data involves more risk.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Ajay Agrawal | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Tencent Holdings Ltd. is making a big bet on electric vehicles. According to a filing submitted to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission this morning, the Chinese technology giant has acquired a 5 percent stake in Tesla Inc. for $1.78 billion....
From: Silicon Angle | By: Maria Deutscher | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Trump's climate order, the GOP agenda, the private sector in government, and more
From: The Atlantic | By: Rosa Inocencio Smith | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Ignoring climate change and the benefits of clean energy only helps a rival.
From: New York Times | By: THOMAS L. FRIEDMAN | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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A biography of Japanese American civil rights activist Fred Korematsu; a delightful introduction to the Jewish holiday Purim starring a quirky chicken; and the true story of Kunkush the cat. who reunited with his Iraqi family after getting lost while...
From: School Library Journal | By: SLJ | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Trump will sign an “Energy Independence Executive Order” at the Environmental Protection Agency.
From: Politico | By: Matthew Nussbaum | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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To ensure your workplace is loaded with creativity, creative expert Al Moseley recommends a flat structure with little hierarchy.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Hi. We will be stopping over in Dubai for few days on our way back to Sydney. I need advice on couple of things. First do you know any local baby car seat hire company? I searched on google and found this Hire 4 Baby Do you guys have any feedback for...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: leosoul | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Startup eMotorWerks, which makes software and hardware to turn EV chargers into networked nodes of a cloud-connected, grid services platform, has landed a big EV charging equipment maker to put its version of smart charging to the test at scale.  On...
From: Greentech Media | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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California last week resolved to push full speed ahead with its greenhouse-gas emissions standards and zero-emission-vehicle (ZEV) program for 2022 through 2025. Some see this as strong pushback against the leadership of the federal EPA, which is signaling...
From: Car and Driver | By: Bengt Halvorson | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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As Women Writers Week continues at RogerEbert.com, the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWMF) has just announced the winners of the 2017 Gracie Awards, honoring the achievements of female luminaries in new and traditional media platforms. This...
From: Roger Ebert | By: Chaz Ebert | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Internecine conflict between people and robots is to be expected from Hollywood, but anxiety over the future of artificial intelligence is a very real concern in sober academia as well. Nick Bostrom, director of Oxford University’s Future of Humanity...
From: Slate | By: Jon Kelvey | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Warning: This story contains spoilers from the series finale of Bones. Booth and Brennan have finally walked off into the sunset — well, the night. Bones’ series finale left the show’s core characters in a good place: Brennan (Emily Deschanel)...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Kelly Connolly | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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"...probably by the mid '20s to the late '20s, you'll start to see a dramatic change in sort of how machines sort of run the world," he told CNBC.
From: Business Insider | By: Elena Holodny | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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I am going to be flying with the three small McGees for the first time ever in a few weeks. I have some questions! Nano McGee is flying as a lap baby -- should I gate-check an umbrella stroller for her and then rent a car seat at the destination? Help...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Eyebrows McGee | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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At the kind of journalism conferences that I attend, Aron Pilhofer, who had key roles in the digital operations of The New York Times and The Guardian in recent years, has been asking a very good question: What if news organizations optimized every part...
From: Nieman Journalism Lab | By: Jay Rosen | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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[Editors note, March 28: GTM published a contributed article yesterday that contained an error regarding the number of shares eligible for distributions. The corrected verson follows. GTM regrets the error.] *** Solar Yieldco 8point3 Energy Partners...
From: Greentech Media | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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If you have a credit card, you may not be too happy, but there are a lot of people who have reason to cheer
From: Salon.com | By: Jay L. Zagorsky, The Conversation | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Poor Jenna Elfman, trapped yet again in a lifeless comedy. The only thing remotely inventive about this ABC series is its titular animated character (voiced by Rachel Dratch), a make-believe friend Elfman’s Alice created as a child to deal with her...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Shirley Li | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Hiroshi Fujiwara's influence across streetwear culture in Japan is pretty much unmatched by any other brand, let alone a single person. His uncanny ability to align his own vision with new concepts year after year has proven to be inspirational across...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Two simple actions with BIG results! Obesity is a major problem in the U.S. today. Close to 70% of adults in the country are overweight, with more than 35% being fully obese. That’s some pretty scary statistics! All of those people are at serious risk...
From: The Luxury Spot | By: andy | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Does it seem like every month your bills magically increase, even with your best efforts at budgeting? If you’re finding your bills are becoming too much to handle and you need to do something about wasteful spending, consider these easy strategies....
From: The Fashionable Housewife | By: The Fashionable Housewife | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In working to loosen proprietary-college regulation, contemporary politicians break decades of GOP precedent.
From: The Atlantic | By: David Whitman | Monday, March 27, 2017
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An artful alphabet book; a little girl imagines she has a dinosaur as a pet (don't we all?); and a Spanish-language book about a horse who is mistaken for a unicorn by the other farm animals
From: School Library Journal | By: SLJ | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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We got advice straight from author Sarah Knight, the brains behind The Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F-ck and her latest, Get Your Sh-t Together The post Are You a Hot Mess? Here Are 12 Tips for Getting Your Sh-t Together appeared first on Flare....
From: Flare | By: Jennifer Berry | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Prices may rise for enrollees, but there are ways the administration can prevent that. The question is whether it will.
From: The Atlantic | By: Olga Khazan | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Jules Wainstein‘s estranged husband accused her of hiding assets during a New York Court hearing – but that wasn’t his only allegation against The Real Housewives of New York… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Teresa Roca | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The second year of the Legacy wing features a batch of stars from a bygone era that you may not be familiar with. We're here to help.
From: With Leather | By: billhanstock | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The major Dubai electronics retailer is bringing back its TV-plus-car deal
From: Khaleej Times | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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The mayors of Paris, London and Seoul are creating a system to grade vehicles based on their emissions in real-life conditions, after growing uncertainty about automakers' efforts to skirt rules intended to limit pollutants....
From: Fox News | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Cypress Semiconductor is moving rapidly to make the most of these two fast-growing markets.
From: The Motley Fool | By: Harsh Chauhan | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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The Trump administration’s climate agenda is coming into alarming focus – this week, the president signed what’s been called a “sweeping demolition of Obama-era policies on coal mining, fracking, greenhouse gas emissions and climate change.”...
From: NextBillion | By: James Militzer | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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The Trump administration said it would review tail pipe emissions and fuel standards. But the state of California is doing more to curb emissions from cars.
From: NPR | By: Sonari Glinton | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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It’s biggest cliché on Earth…‘I want to move to New York someday,’ but you owe it to yourself to make it happen.
From: IrishCentral | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Turkish media reports say a suspected Kurdish militant was killed when a bomb he was preparing inside a car exploded prematurely.
From: Fox News | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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YOU may never have heard of FANUC, the world’s largest maker of industrial robots. But the chances are that you own a product built by one of its 400,000 machines. Established in 1956, the Japanese company’s automated workers build cars for Ford...
From: The Economist | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Baidu Inc. is preparing to turn the competition over artificial intelligence talent in Silicon Valley up another notch, despite the recent loss of its chief scientist and machine learning guru Andrew Ng. The Chinese search giant on Friday announced plans...
From: Silicon Angle | By: Maria Deutscher | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Insurance companies are using cellphone tower data to deny claims for stolen cars, burned homes and other mishaps, despite the accuracy of the information coming under question at criminal trials across the country....
From: Fox News | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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What is going to be the status of a Kia Soul / Apple CarPlay infotainment system in, say, five years? Will it be updateable by either Kia or Apple? Will they charge a lot of money for a major update? How feasible will it be to replace the system altogether...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: saywhat | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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From giant robots to massive explosions to ear-splitting sound effects, the Transformers movies have always subscribed to the notion that bigger is better. And according to director Michael Bay, Transformers: The Last Knight will be no different. The...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Oliver Gettell | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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In the popular TV show Sherlock, visual depictions of our hero’s deductive reasoning often look like machine algorithms. And probably not by accident, given that this version of Conan Doyle’s detective processes tremendous amounts of observed data—the...
From: Singularity Hub | By: Michael Dix | Monday, March 27, 2017
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My partner's beloved pristine white 1990 Cadillac Fleetwood was recently totaled (and it wasn't his fault-not that it matters). I salvaged the hood ornament and a Cadillac emblem. I'd like to frame it as a surprise birthday gift. Needs to be displayed...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: lois1950 | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Over the weekend, the first official Justice League trailer debuted online, bringing us the first footage from the movie since a sizzle reel was released at Comic-Con last summer. Even fans who haven’t been impressed by Man of Steel, Batman v Superman:...
From: SlashFilm | By: Ethan Anderton | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Three storm chasers were killed Tuesday after their cars collided at an intersection during severe West Texas storms.
From: Fox News | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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So my dear friend is heading to Iceland next week for a week. Staying in an Air BnB outside of reykjavik. She will have a rental car for half a week. Where should she go? Where should she eat? What is she do? No food restrictions. Both adventurous hikers...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Suffocating Kitty | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, has reportedly launched yet another futuristic company. Neuralink Corp., his latest project, will work to merge the human brain with computers. I would like to use this post as a means of applying to become the...
From: Mashable | By: Max Knoblauch | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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These violent delights may have violent ends, but Westworld scene-stealer Louis Herthum is rising again, harder and stronger. The malfunctioning android was “retired” from his role as Peter Abernathy, the father of Evan Rachel Wood‘s Dolores, but...
From: SlashFilm | By: Hoai-Tran Bui | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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