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What you need to know in advertising today »

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Publicis CEO Arthur SadounYouTube Publicis, one of the four global ad agency holding groups, today launched its ambitious artificial intelligence platform Marcel in partnership with…

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North Korea claps back at Mike Pence's 'ignorant and stupid remarks,' leaving summit with the US hanging by a thread »

President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence at a news conference at Trump Tower on January 11, 2017 in New York City.Spencer Platt/Getty Images A senior North Korean official…

May 23 2018 / Comments Off on North Korea claps back at Mike Pence's 'ignorant and stupid remarks,' leaving summit with the US hanging by a thread / Read More »
SPORTS

Facing elimination, LeBron finds comfort in a book »

9:35 AM ET BOSTON — A 96-83 loss to the Boston Celtics on Wednesday puts the Cleveland Cavaliers one loss…

May 24 2018 / Comments Off on Facing elimination, LeBron finds comfort in a book / Read More »

Video shows arrest, tasing of Bucks' Brown »

Video shows arrest, tasing of Bucks' Brown

9:50 PM ET The Milwaukee Police Department apologized Wednesday and said officers who “acted inappropriately” have been disciplined after an…

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Kyle Korver excels in season of personal sorrow »

Kyle Korver excels in season of personal sorrow

9:00 AM ET PELLA, IOWA — ON a mid-March day in Central Iowa, Kyle Korver and his three brothers were…

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Follow live: Rockets look to even series following blowout loss »

Rockets All Players Warriors All Players Let’s block ads! (Why?) www.espn.com – TOP…

May 22 2018 / Comments Off on Follow live: Rockets look to even series following blowout loss / Read More »
TECHNOLOGY

Justice Department launches probe into Bitcoin price manipulation, report claims »

Is someone artificially pushing the price of Bitcoin and Ethereum up or down? Image: Photographer is my life/Gettyimages By Stan Schroeder2018-05-24 14:19:21 UTC Internet forums are full of theories on who’s pushing the price of Bitcoin this or that way, and they range from somewhat…

May 24 2018 / Comments Off on Justice Department launches probe into Bitcoin price manipulation, report claims / Read More »

Facebook’s desperate for people to take its fake news fight seriously »

A scene from Facebook's short film on fake news. Image: facebook By Karissa Bell2018-05-24 00:46:57 UTC Facebook really, really wants you to know that it’s serious about fighting fake news.  The social network today announced a series of efforts meant to change public perception of…

May 23 2018 / Comments Off on Facebook’s desperate for people to take its fake news fight seriously / Read More »

Apple now lets you download every bit of data it ever collected from you »

Apple users, take notice: You have a new, elegant way of checking all the data Apple has on you. Image: Lili Sams/Mashable By Stan Schroeder2018-05-23 14:12:48 UTC Apple has launched a new Data and Privacy page on its website, allowing users to check and download…

May 23 2018 / Comments Off on Apple now lets you download every bit of data it ever collected from you / Read More »

Watch out Google Duplex: Microsoft just demoed its own AI having a full-on phone call »

By Jack Morse2018-05-22 23:02:11 UTC [embedded content] Google Duplex isn’t the only big dog in AI Town.  The artificial intelligence-powered assistant that can, in certain circumstances, have a real back and forth conversation with a human, has found a bit of competition in Microsoft’s XiaoIce…

May 22 2018 / Comments Off on Watch out Google Duplex: Microsoft just demoed its own AI having a full-on phone call / Read More »
SCIENCE

Genetically modified mice reveal the secret to a painless life »

People born with a rare genetic mutation are unable to feel pain, but previous attempts to recreate this effect with drugs have had surprisingly little…

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Strolling salamanders provide clues on how animals evolved to move from water to land »

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Around 390 million years ago, the first vertebrate animals moved fromwater onto land, necessitating changes in their musculoskeletal systems to…

Nov 30 2015 / Comments Off on Strolling salamanders provide clues on how animals evolved to move from water to land / Read More »
Asia

ADB sees slower growth for Asia, China in 2015, 2016 – Reuters

MANILA Growth in developing Asia will likely be slower than previously thought as a slowdown in China’s economy hurts demand, the Asian Development Bank said, and urged policymakers in the region to strengthen financial-system buffers against…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
Mid-East

Moscow Relishes Revamped Role in Mideast as Israel Seeks … – Foreign Policy (blog)

The last time Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu went to Moscow was in 2013 for a two-pronged mission: to lobby against a nuclear deal with Iran and convince Russian President Vladimir Putin to cancel the planned…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
America

America’s bold voice cannot be the only one – Financial Times

America’s bold voice cannot be the only one – Financial Times…

Nov 13 2015 / Read More »
WORLD

See Meghan and Harry's official wedding photos

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have released several official photographs taken on their wedding day by renowned fashion and portrait photographer Alexi Lubomirski. CNN.com – RSS Channel – World…

May 24 2018 / Read More »
Europe

Balkans backup: Refugees stranded in southeastern Europe as EU doors close – Fox News

SKOPJE –  As doors slam shut in Western Europe and razor-wire fences go up in the east, the massive wave of Middle Eastern refugees is backing up in the Balkans, where overwhelmed nations lack the will…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
FOOTBALL

Football Practice Report: Sept. 21 – GoDucks.com

By Rob Moseley Editor, GoDucks.com Venue: Moshofsky CenterFormat: Shells During a 7-on-7 period in Monday’s Oregon football practice, cornerback Arrion Springs broke up at least three passes, and Juwaan Williams twice hit a receiver…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
TRAVEL

World's cutest railway is run by kids

(CNN) — In the green hills above Budapest, a train line runs between stations buried deep in the woodland. It’s not the rail fastest service in the world, but it’s one of the cutest. Like any…

May 24 2018 / Read More »
UK

UK-China stocks link plan unveiled – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Chancellor George Osborne has said the UK and China are exploring how to link their stock markets. He announced a “landmark feasibility study” into the idea, which would enable Chinese and British…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »

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