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One Thursday final month, 19-year-old Robbie Barrat woke to a fusillade of messages on his cellphone. “I was half asleep but saw they all contained the same number,” he says. “Then I fell back asleep for a few hours. I didn’t really want to believe.” The quantity in these messages was $432,500—the successful bid at …

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When Sahara Lotti began her lash extensions firm, Lashify, in 2017, she didn’t know what she was getting herself into. It wasn’t making and promoting faux lashes that stumped her—she was greater than ready for that—however relatively the weird and shadowy business that appeared to envelop her. The ideas began early. Months earlier than Lashify …

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In July, executives from YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter testified earlier than Congress about their firm’s content material moderation practices. While Facebook’s head of world coverage Monika Bickert spoke, protesters from a gaggle known as Freedom From Facebook, seated simply behind her, held indicators depicting Sheryl Sandberg and Mark Zuckerberg’s heads atop an octopus whose tentacles …

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Not having insurance can lead to a freefall. Whether it is health or commercial insurance, this important decision you make can protect you from the vagaries of life. There are many types of insurance plans for different scenarios and there are further distinctions between each individual scheme. Here are some basic pointers on the most …

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Amazon introduced Tuesday that the 14-month public bidding battle for its so-called second headquarters was coming to an finish. After reviewing 238 proposals from cities throughout North America, the corporate says it’ll construct two giant regional places of work in Queens, New York and Arlington, Virginia in addition to a smaller campus in Nashville, Tennessee. …

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Sometime round 1 am on a heat night time final June, Fei-Fei Li was sitting in her pajamas in a Washington, DC, lodge room, working towards a speech she would give in a couple of hours. Before going to mattress, Li lower a full paragraph from her notes to make certain she may attain her …

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Google introduced modifications to the way it will deal with claims of sexual harassment amongst workers, together with making arbitration non-obligatory for particular person harassment and sexual assault claims. While extra transparency and safety for staff is an indication of progress, the change is incremental moderately than transformative, as a result of Google’s arbitration provision …

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It’s fairly straightforward to paralyze America’s oil infrastructure. All Emily Johnston and Annette Klapstein wanted was a set of 3-foot-long green-and-red bolt cutters. And a willingness to go to jail for years. On October 11, 2016, as they pulled as much as an oil pipeline facility within the farm fields outdoors Leonard, Minnesota, the pair …

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It might not have been the tsunami some anticipated, however the Democrats’ long-promised blue wave was sufficient to hold the occasion to a majority within the House of Representatives on Tuesday. The Senate, in the meantime, remained firmly in Republican arms. With management of the House, Democrats will be capable of fulfill their promise to …

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Max Krause was pondering of shopping for some bitcoin, as one does. But Krause is an engineer—principally he works on modeling greenhouse fuel emissions from landfills—so his first step was to run the numbers. He checked out worth, in fact, but additionally how briskly the world’s bitcoin miners create new bitcoins and the ledger that …

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