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Earth Day 2018: the tech perspective

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TLC from the tech industry: expert tips on taking care of the planet ahead of Earth Day 2018 Observed by over 190 countries, Earth Day was established with the aim of conserving the planet’s resources and raising international awareness of issues impacting the well-being of the planet and its inhabitants. From a technology perspective, research has found that digital businesses are created twice as fast as non-digital organisations in the UK. In fact, in London, a new tech business is born every hour. Without a doubt, this extensive growth places IT organisations in a position of great responsibility and influence. It is therefore of the utmost importance that this influential role is used to improve and support... Read More
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🇸🇾 Inspectors reach Douma to probe suspected gas attack | Al Jazeera English

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International inspectors have finally been given permission to enter the site of a suspected chemical attack in Syria.With Russia and the Syrian government denying the attack on April 7 took place, the delayed access raises questions about the reliability of the evidence. Al Jazeera's Katia Lopez-Hodoyan reports.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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🇭🇰 Hong Kong invests in renewable energy project | Al Jazeera English

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Hong Kong is far behind the rest of China when it comes to renewable energy; only 0.1 percent of the city's power comes from green sources.But the government is now looking to harness the power of the sun, if a pilot project proves to be successful.Al Jazeera's Divya Gopalan reports from Hong Kong.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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🇿🇦 South African president appeals for calm after violent protests | Al Jazeera English

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South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is appealing for calm in the North West province after violent protests.People are demanding the resignation of a provincial leader who has been accused of corruption and delivering poor services.Al Jazeera's Catherine Soi reports from Mahikeng, South Africa.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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🇰🇵 North Korea suspends nuclear and missile tests | Al Jazeera English

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Western powers have welcomed North Korea's announcement that it will suspend nuclear and missile tests.US President Donald Trump called it "very good news", while European leaders say it is a positive first step. But Japan says it must lead to concrete action.Al Jazeera's Kathy Novak reports from Seoul, South Korea.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: ... Read More
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German politician accused of cashing in on refugees staying in her hotel

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German politician from Angela Merkel's ruling party facing allegations she's been earning money by hosting refugees in her own hotel.Check out http://rt.comRT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! ... Read More
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The Middle East is fertile ground for esports

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When we talk about the geography of esports, many names spring to our mind: big supporting countries like South Korea, USA, Sweden and competitive titles with big international recognition like Counter-Strike: Go, Dota 2, and League of Legends. With increasing revenues, exciting new games, and institutions starting to adopt pro gaming in scholarships and courses, it’s clear that this industry is here to stay — which is why it’s becoming increasingly important for the Middle East to start adapting. A whole new territory According to Statista, shared revenue of the video gaming industry in the Mi... Read More
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IBM outlines the 5 attributes of useful AI

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A few weeks ago, a dejected CTO told me it took his team three weeks to build a machine learning model. I told him a model in just three weeks sounded great, and he agreed. So why the long face? Because eleven months later, the model was still sitting on a shelf. That gap between great AI prototypes and AI in operation is starting to be a common theme as AI and machine learning make contact with the real world. The reason is … Actually, there are a lot of reasons and we can look at a bunch of them, but the reason underneath all the other reasons is that data doesn’t... Read More
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Is North Korea serious about peace? | Inside Story

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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has surprised almost everyone with his latest gesture of conciliation, a nuclear pause. After a series of missile launches that kept the world on edge last year - 23 in all - he's suspending all missile tests and shutting down a nuclear site.The move comes ahead of two important summits with South Korea and the United States.Both countries have been pushing North Korea to denuclearise. But is it a real change in Pyongyang's policy? And is change coming too fast?Presenter: Folly Bah Thibault Guests:Robert Kelly - Professor of Political Science and diplomacy at Pusan National University. Garham Ong-Webb - Research fellow at N... Read More
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Parents of Trayvon Martin honor him with doc at Tribeca

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Honoring their son with his likeness on their shirts, the parents of Trayvon Martin attended the world premiere of the documentary series, "Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story" at the Tribeca Film Festival. (April 21)Subscribe for more Arts and Entertainment News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet fast, accurate coverage of every arts and entertainment story making headlines worldwide, from festivals and premieres to births, deaths, s... Read More
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Thousands rally in Tel Aviv to protect Israel from turning into ‘Netanyahu state’

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Alarmed and angered by a draft bill that would strip Israel’s Supreme Court of the power to overturn laws, thousands of activists have staged a protest in Tel Aviv, accusing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of a power grab. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/93rxCOURTESY: RT's RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE - FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, CONTACT ... Read More
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Memorial dance party: People pay tribute to DJ Acivii in Stockholm

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Crowds in Stockholm attended a memorial dance party to pay tribute to DJ star Avicii (Tim Bergling) on Saturday. He was found dead in Muscat, Oman, on Friday at age 28. The DJ suffered acute pancreatitis, in part due to excessive drinking. Check out http://rt.comRT LIVE ... Read More
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Arden’s Wake shows how Penrose is getting better at telling stories in VR

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The fourth production from VR studio Penrose, Arden’s Wake: Tide’s Fall, is debuting at Tribeca and it touches upon well-worn territory for this team. Namely, it’s a story about the relationship between parent and child, coping with loss and, ultimately, moving on. Heavy topics for the film’s deceptively charming visuals, true, but the studios’ growing competence in this emerging field of narrative steers the viewer through some difficult drama with aplomb. Arden’s Wake is the story of a young girl living in a flooded world. In the first installment, Prologue, we met Meena — now voiced by Alicia Vikander of Lara Croft fame — a young girl living in an unlikely paradise with her father who carries the weight o... Read More
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Kim Jong Un under international spotlight after halting nuclear tests

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Published on Apr 21, 2018The North Korean president called a halt to the nuclear tests and to the launch of ballistic missiles ahead of his possible upcoming meeting with President Trump. Category License Standard YouTube License No Closed Captioning De... Read More
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Trump praises Michael Cohen on Twitter

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Published on Apr 21, 2018Trump vehemently defended Cohen after The New York Times published a story saying his longtime attorney may turn on him now that the FBI obtained possibly incriminating evidence during the raid. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Thousands pay respect to Barbara Bush at her funeral in Houston

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Published on Apr 21, 2018The Obamas, Clintons and First Lady Melania Trump joined the Bush family in paying their last respects to the wife of the 41st president and the mother of the 43rd president. Category License Standard YouTube License No Closed C... Read More
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Mourners attend the funeral service of former First Lady Barbara Bush

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Friends, family, former presidents and the country’s political elite gathered together in Houston on Saturday.Click here to read more: http://beta.nydailynews.com/news/poli...Subscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/nydailynewsFollow us on Twitter: ... Read More
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In Suburban Connecticut, the Palestinian Avant-Garde

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The range of media includes paintings, textiles, installation pieces and photography. The unifying, and qualifying, theme of the artwork is that it is either by Palestinian artists or represents Palestinian life.“This is a dream,” said the artist Manal Deeb, whose mixed-media works — incorporating photographs, oil paint and Arabic calligraphy — hang in the gallery. Her work was also exhibited at the United Nations Visitors Center in New York in 2012—2013. Born in Ramallah, Ms. Deeb moved to America as a teenager in 1986. Speaking by telephone from her studio in Fairfax, Va., she said the new Palestinian museum will provide ... Read More
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Character Study: Master Manipulator

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He opens locks by manipulation — “dialing for dollars,” he calls it — relying on his sensitive fingers and ears, as well as his experience to figure out a combination.Mr. Sitar claims he has never met a safe he could not open. In the rare instances that he cannot manipulate a lock, he has drills to access the lock’s mechanism.At this former bank branch in Totowa, N.J., the vault had a four-number combination, said Mr. Sitar, who affixed a flashlight and magnifying glass on the vault door and began spinning the vault’s 100-number dial.... Read More
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Nixon Calls for New York to Fully Embrace Renewable Energy by 2050

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That brought a new response from Ms. Nixon, who blasted Mr. Cuomo’s new energy-efficiency goals as “rehashed,” and criticized other elements of his environmental record, saying that polluters were “still being given free rein under the Cuomo administration.”Mr. Cuomo’s campaign then responded by pointing out a range of his environmental accomplishments, including banning fracking in 2014, a plan to close down the ... Read More
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Experts call for reexamining internet protocols after global hacks

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Security experts say many of the world's computer systems - from voting rolls to healthcare systems - are increasingly vulnerable to hackers.While better firewalls can help, some experts are calling for a complete overhaul of internet protocols. CGTN's Frances Read has more.Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobilehttp://america.cgtn.com/livenewsSubscribe to CGTN America on YouTubeFollow CGTN America:Twitter: ... Read More
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Xiaochen Zhang discusses plans for China’s Xiong’an New Area

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The master blueprint is out for China's new digital city - the Xiongan New Area. China made the plan document public on Saturday. To learn more about its development, CGTN's Susan Roberts spoke with Xiaochen Zhang. He's the President of FinTech4Good, a global fintech and blockchain network that has offices in the U.S., China, and the UK.Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobilehttp://america.cgtn.com/livenewsSubscribe to CGTN Ame... Read More
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Speaking the official languages of the UN: Chinese Language Day

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你们好! Last week, the United Nations marked Chinese Language Day. And that meant our our aspiring multilinguist Liling Tan once again tested her skills at yet another language. For this second part of our U.N. languages webseries, Liling reports in Mandarin, on the growing interest in Chinese language at the U.N., and what it tells us about China’s increasing visibility on the global stage.Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobile... Read More
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France’s food waste prevention law making inroads 2 years in

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France has been trying to end food waste through a progressive law passed in 2016 requiring supermarkets to donate unsold products to food banks. It's estimated that one-third of all food is thrown away around the world. CGTN’s Lucy Taylor reports on how well it's working, two years on.Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobilehttp://america.cgtn.com/livenewsSubscribe to CGTN America on YouTubeFollow CGTN America:Tw... Read More
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‘Minority Report’ adviser John Underkoffler ponders the user interfaces of the future

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John Underkoffler is the CEO of Oblong Industries, and he is perhaps best known as the science advisor for the landmark sci-fi film Minority Report. Long before the body suit of Ready Player One, Underkoffler helped envision Minority Report’s scene where actor Tom Cruise uses “data gloves” and gesture controls to manipulate a transparent computer. He talked about the creation of that experience and what comes next at our recent GamesBeat Summit event. To bring that vision to reality, he founde... Read More
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North Korea stops short of suggesting any intention of giving up nuclear arsenal

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North Korea announced it will suspends long-range and nuclear missile testing ahead of talks with South Korea next week. Gordon Chang, author of "Nuclear Showdown: North Korea Takes on the World," spoke to CBSN about what this show of good will means about Kim Jong Un's commitment to diplomatic talks.Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnewsWatch CBSN live HERE: ... Read More
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Bush Eulogy: First Lady of ‘Greatest Generation’

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Barbara Bush was remembered as the "first lady of the greatest generation" during a funeral Saturday attended by hundreds who filled the church with laughter as much as tears, with many recalling her quick wit and devotion to family. (April 21)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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Brian Becker on the DPRK’s promise to freeze nuclear and ICBM testing

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CGTN's Susan Roberts spoke with Brian Becker, the Executive Director of the Answer Coalition. It's an anti-war and social justice organization. She asked him what's behind the timing for the DPRK's promise to freeze weapons testing.Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobilehttp://america.cgtn.com/livenewsSubscribe to CGTN America on YouTubeFollow CGTN America:Twitter: @cgtnamericaFacebook: @cgtnamericaGoog... Read More
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South Koreans react to DPRK’s weapons test freeze announcement

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In response to the announcement from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, people in Seoul remain cautious. Here's a round-up of what some of them had to say.Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobilehttp://america.cgtn.com/livenewsSubscribe to CGTN America on YouTubeFollow CGTN America:Twitter: @cgtnamericaFacebook: @cgtnamericaGoogle+: CctvamericaTvnews»» Watch CGTN ««Washington, D... Read More
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Pyongyang says it’s halting long-range missile and nuclear tests

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Ahead of this week's inter-Korean Summit, Pyongyang announced it will freeze its weapons programs. It also said a nuclear test site had completed its mission. CGTN's Jack Barton reports from Seoul.Watch CGTN LIVE on your computer, tablet or mobilehttp://america.cgtn.com/livenewsSubscribe to CGTN America on YouTubeFollow CGTN America:Twitter: @cgtnamericaFacebook: @cgtnamericaGoogle+: CctvamericaTvnews»» W... Read More
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DOJ reportedly investigating Verizon, AT&T

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Verizon and AT&T dominate the industry with around 70 percent of U.S. wireless subscriptions. A new technology might have threatened that.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78990/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: The Justice Department Is Reportedly The Justice Department Is Reportedly The Justice Department Is Reportedly Investigating Whether Verizon And AT&T Investigating Whether Verizon And AT&T Investigating Whether Verizon And AT&T worked With A Telecommunication worked With A Telecommunic... Read More
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India moves to execute those who rape children

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In 2016, 40 percent of reported rapes in India involved children.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78989/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosNo Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Apple is replacing the batteries for some 13-inch MacBook Pros

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Apple has unveiled a program to replace the batteries of some non-Touch Bar 13-inch MacBook Pros for free. The company says that a “limited number” have had their batteries expand. 9to5Mac spotted the program, which will allow users to get the computer’s battery replaced for certain non-Touch Bar 13-inch MacBook Pro models. Apple notes that a small number of computers manufactured between... Read More
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AP Top Stories 21 P

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Here's the latest for Saturday, April 21st: Hundreds attend Barbara Bush's private funeral; Queen Elizabeth celebrates her 92nd birthday; North Korea says it will end its nuclear missile testing.Stay up to date with daily round ups: http://smarturl.it/APTopStoriesSubscribe for more Breaking News: ... Read More
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Amazon won’t let users review James Comey’s new book if they didn’t purchase it through the site

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Amazon is restricting users from posting reviews of former FBI Director James Comey’s new book, A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership, unless the reviewer has purchased the book through the retailer. Deadline noticed the issue, noting that the restriction is in place for the print and Kindle editions, and that some low-rated reviews might have a... Read More
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Protests in Nicaragua turn deadly

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Demonstrators have been protesting changes to the country's pension system.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78987/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: Officials In Nicaragua Say At Least 10 Officials In Nicaragua Say At Least 10 Officials In Nicaragua Say At Least 10 People Have Died And More Than 100 Have People Have Died And More Than 100 Have People Have Died And More Than 100 Have been Injured Over Three Days Of Clashes been Injured Over Three Days Of Clashes been Injured Over Three Days Of Clashes Between... Read More
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Dennis ‘Thresh’ Fong on competitive gaming, then and now

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Back when he was known as “Thresh,” Dennis Fong was the original professional gamer. He’s also the CEO of game video sharing site Plays.tv, and so he has decades of visibility into esports, which has become one of the hottest sectors of gaming. Market researcher Newzoo expects that global esports revenue will grow 38 percent to $906 million in 2018 and hit $1.65 billion by 2021. Esports will continue to be smaller in revenues than traditional sports, but it is rapidly gaining ... Read More
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Why Giant Goldfish Are Invading The Planet

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Goldfish may look small and cute in your home, but in the wild, it’s a different story. Releasing them into your local stream or lake is a bad idea.Tech Insider tells you all you need to know about tech: gadgets, how-to's, gaming, science, digital culture, and more. Subscribe to our channel and visit us at: http://www.businessinsider.com/saiTI on Facebook: ... Read More
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The traditional CEO-CIO relationship is changing

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Every year, Gartner surveys CIOs on how their jobs are changing in the digital age. The latest report – released April 6 – found that digital business has never been more top of mind for CEOs and that “CIOs should guide business leaders toward deep discipline digital business.” “The quickening pace of digitalization and technological innovation are changing the CIO role from delivery executive to business executive,” Gartner says. “To successfully lead digital transformation, CIOs must help their organizations move beyond digital experimentation and pilots and start bringing digital best practices to scale.” That means working m... Read More
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US sending $$ and personnel to Lebanese armed forces reportedly linked to Hezbollah

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It's come to light US military personnel have been working closely with Lebanese Armed forces, who are believed to have ties to the Hezbollah group, which is listed as a terror organization by Washington. The issue was raised in Congress on Wednesday.Check out http://rt.comRT LIVE ... Read More
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Texit: Yes or No?

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A group of Texans is fighting against the very notion of the 'United' States of America by wanting independence. A new book explores the practicality of Texan independence. We spoke to its author, who claims momentum is building for a so-called Texit.Check out http://rt.comRT LIVE ... Read More
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NYC to ban most cars from Central Park

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The move is meant to keep parkgoers safe and cut down on pollution in the park.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78984/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: Central Park Is About To Get A Lot More Central Park Is About To Get A Lot More Central Park Is About To Get A Lot More Scenic New York City Mayor Bill De Scenic New York City Mayor Bill De Scenic New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio Announced Friday That's Starting Blasio Announced Friday That's Starting Blasio Announced Friday That's Starting At The End Of Ju... Read More
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Ikea’s first Bluetooth speakers show it’s still figuring out tech

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Ikea’s been working its way into the tech space for the past few years. It started with wireless chargers, got into smart lights last year, and now it’s moving into speakers. I’ve been trying out the company’s first two Bluetooth speakers for the past week, and they feel quintessentially Ikea in ways both good and bad. The first two pairs of Ikea-made Bluetooth speakers went on sale earlier this month: the Eneby 20 and Eneby 30. They’re both big, minimal squares with a single dial on them for controlling the volume and turning the unit on and off. The design is pre... Read More
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CDC expands E. coli warning for romaine lettuce

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The new warning includes all romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Arizona, growing region.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78986/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: The Centers For Disease Control And The Centers For Disease Control And The Centers For Disease Control And Prevention Says It's Warning Of A Prevention Says It's Warning Of A Prevention Says It's Warning Of A Possible Multi-state Ecoli Outbreak Possible Multi-state Ecoli Outbreak Possible Multi-state Ecoli Outbreak Covers All Types Of Romaine Lettuce F... Read More
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Companies outside of Silicon Valley need to rethink how they hire and train tech talent

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Between 2014 and 2016, 75 percent of all venture capital funding in the United States went to three major tech hubs: Silicon Valley; New York City; and Cambridge, Massachusetts. Organizations such as Rise of the Rest seek to push funds toward the startups in the middle of the country that might get passed over otherwise. However, the road to rising up isn’t entirely smooth — many companies between the coasts still find recruiting great talent to be an issue. Last year in the Midwest, for instance, ... Read More
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Ox, the truck that can be packed flat like Ikea furniture, is headed to pre-production

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The Ox, a slab-sided, flatpack vehicle designed to bring mobility to the developing world, just took one step closer to reality. Oil giant Shell announced recently that it would commission a pre-production prototype of the Ox that it will then bring to India to assist in outreach programs. The Ox first came on the scene in 2016. It was the brainchild of Torquil Norman, a philanthropist who runs the Global Vehicle Trust, and Gordon Murray, the South African engineer w... Read More
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OPCW investigators arrive in Douma, Syria

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Western governments say Douma, Syria, was the site of a chlorine gas attack by President Bashar al-Assad.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78983/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: International Investigators Have Finally International Investigators Have Finally International Investigators Have Finally Arrived At The Site Of A Suspected Arrived At The Site Of A Suspected Arrived At The Site Of A Suspected Chemical Attack In Syria The Group Has Chemical Attack In Syria The Group Has Chemical Attack In Syria The... Read More
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Chemical substance of hexamine found in Douma laboratory – Russian MoD

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Russian broadcaster VGTRK released video on Friday showing an alleged chemical laboratory in Douma, suspected of belonging to militant group Jaish al-Islam.COURTESY: RT's RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE - FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, CONTACT http://ruptly.tvCheck out ... Read More
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Syria combat footage: Syria Army continues offensive against ISIS in southern Damascus – reports

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The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) continued its offensive against militants of the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIS, ISIL) in southern Damascus, Friday, according to media reports.Footage shows government forces launching shell and rocket fire against militant targets in and around Yarmouk.The fighting has taken place around the Yarmouk Camp and al-Hajar al-Aswad, an area two miles (3.21 km) from central Damascus, as part of efforts to clear the remaining pockets of IS militants south of the capital.COURTESY: RT's RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE - FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, CONTACT ... Read More
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The Web of Profit: A look at the cybercrime economy

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Last April, I started a conversation with cybersecurity company Bromium. The company was keen to uncover where the streams of revenue generated by cybercrime eventually go and whether this money is ultimately supporting other areas of crime. Over the past 10 months, I have been examining this question, and I must say there have been some eyebrow-raising findings. While there has been a lot of research into areas such as the “cost” and the mechanisms of cybercrime, there is far less awareness and understanding of how cybercrime functions as an integrated set of criminal practices. As a result, the tech community tends to focus on technical factors, such as malware types, security holes, and how to prevent certain types of attac... Read More
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🇵🇸 🇲🇾 Mossad blamed for Palestinian scholar’s murder in Malaysia | Al Jazeera English

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The family of a Palestinian scholar in Malaysia says he has been killed by the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad. Hamas has confirmed Fadi al-Batsh, a university lecturer in Kuala Lumpur, was a member of the group that governs over Gaza.There has been no response from the Israeli government.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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Report: Sessions might quit if deputy were fired

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Rod Rosenstein has been overseeing Robert Mueller's Russia investigation since Jeff Sessions recused himself.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78982/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: Attorney General Jeff Sessions Has Attorney General Jeff Sessions Has Attorney General Jeff Sessions Has Reportedly Said He Might Leave The Reportedly Said He Might Leave The Reportedly Said He Might Leave The Department Of Justice If The President Department Of Justice If The President Department Of Justice If The President fir... Read More
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🇵🇸 Mother of killed Palestinian youth: ‘How could he pose a threat?’ | Al Jazeera English

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Calls for investigation of the shooting death of 14-year-old Mohammed Ayoub have increased, but despite Arab nation's rejections of an Israeli probe, the Trump administration has endorsed the self-investigation.A former Israeli military spokesman responded to the outrage by blaming Hamas and claiming it is organising riots. At least 39 people have now died in four weeks of protests as Palestinians call for the right to return to their ancestral lands.Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith reports from Gaza.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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Gun Salute To Celebrate Queen’s 92nd Birthday

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Special gun salutes were staged close to London's iconic Tower Bridge and in Hyde Park on Saturday to mark Queen Elizabeth II's 92nd birthday. (April 21)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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Syria strikes: High tech killing power with ‘good intentions’

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After allegations of a chemical attack in Syria, Western fighter jets were soon revving their engines, ready to unleash a “humanitarian intervention.”Chemical weapons inspectors were on their way to the Syrian town of Douma to investigate whether an attack had actually happened, but cruise missiles and tornado jets can go extremely fast, and embarrassingly arrived a whole day before the inspectors from the OPCW. Ooops!One thing the airstrikes on Syria prove, in case any more proof was needed, is that the US, France and Britain are always willing to come to the rescue of people in the Middle East, by launching waves of missiles into their countries. Exactly what any war-torn populace wants t... Read More
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🇰🇵 Exclusive report from N Korea capital on ‘self-reliance’ governing | Al Jazeera English

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North Korea's governing ideology is called 'Juche', which is directly translated as self-reliance.Al Jazeera's James Bays has been given rare access to the capital Pyongyang to see the ideology in action.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: ... Read More
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UN Chief: No Military Solution For Syria

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United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Saturday there was no military solution to the Syrian conflict, stressing that the crisis could only be solved politically. (April 21)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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Tamatem has built a thriving mobile business by bringing games to the Arab world

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Mobile publisher Tamatem has brought 40 games to the Arabic-language market and racked up millions of downloads. Its newest title is Airport City, a simulation game from Lithuanian developer Game Insight. It will debut on iOS and Android in that region on April 26. “The main idea behind the company, and why I started it, is because Arabic is the fourth most spoken language worldwide, yet less than one percent of all content available online is available in Arabic. There’s a huge demand for Arabic apps and content and there’s not enough available,” said Tamatem CEO Hussan Hammo in a call with GamesBeat. Tamatem is based in Am... Read More
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Last call on Amazon Echo discounts, sales on smart TVs and a Verge exclusive deal

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Between robotic vacuums, voice-activated light switches and virtual assistants, the smart home tech business is booming. As smart home devices are becoming increasingly ubiquitous, a hub from which to control your various gadgets is a good idea. We liked Amazon’s Echo, the device that introduced Alexa, back when it was introduced in 2015 and many improvements have been made in the intervening three years. Amazon Echo is on sale for $84.99 (usually $99.99) and the smaller ... Read More
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Debate: Discussing borders of free speech as France deports controversial imam

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An influential Islamic preacher convicted of hate speech in France has been deported after his appeal to the European Court of Human Rights was rejected. El Hadi Doudi was sent back to Algeria on Friday, following his conviction for provoking hatred towards Jews, Shi'ites and women. In public speeches, he reportedly made slurs against Jewish people, and argued that women should not have the right to even leave their homes without permission.Check out http://rt.comR... Read More
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Football beasts: Europe’s football hooligan subculture from inside (Promo)

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In this behind-the-scenes look into hooligan subculture, you’ll meet some of the individuals that join together and make a lifestyle out of brawling with rival hooligan gangs. They say they’re defending the honor of their city and its football club, but it seems that love of the fight trumps love of ‘the beautiful game.’The full documentary premieres on April 25.Read More: https://rtd.rt.com/films/football-hoo... ... Read More
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🇮🇱 🇵🇸 Israel control of Palestinian water supply hits farmers | Al Jazeera English

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Israel has controlled water supplies in the occupied West Bank since seizing the territory during the 1967 war. Palestinians have long complained about not getting their agreed share and now rights groups believe Israel is deliberately limiting the water supply to farmers in an attempt to force them out.Al Jazeera's Charles Stratford reports from the occupied West Bank.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter:... Read More
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🇾🇪 Yemen war survivor struggles to provide education to women | Al Jazeera English

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In Yemen, a makeshift school run by a remarkable survivor of the three-year-long civil war is teaching a fortunate few women to read and write. Taiz province is sandwiched between Houthi rebels in the north and government-controlled areas in the south. Al Jazeera's Mereana Hond reports on one woman’s battle to empower others there in Taiz.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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Missouri’s governor faces another felony charge

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Greitens allegedly obtained that list illegally and used it to ask donors for campaign funding. He raised nearly $2 million from those donors.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78980/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: Missouri Governor Eric Greitens Is Missouri Governor Eric Greitens Is Missouri Governor Eric Greitens Is Facing A Second Felony Charge This One Facing A Second Felony Charge This One Facing A Second Felony Charge This One For Tampering With Computer Data For Tampering With Computer Data For Tamperi... Read More
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Nintendo Labo could be the second coming of Wii Fit

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Nintendo Labo hit the world today with an unusual quiet. Warm impressions of the winsome cardboard construction kits and their attendant video games flitted around the internet and the video game obsessed corners of Twitter, but there was hardly the fervor that usually follows when Nintendo foists some bizarre, beguiling entertainment on the world. Neither as noisy as when Amiibo frothed up obsessed collectors in 2014 nor as totally unnoticed as when Donkey Kong Jungle Beat and its dope-as-hell konga controllers hit ten years earlier. Labo just slipped out. To me, Nintendo Labo’s relea... Read More
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How LEGO Bricks Are Made

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LEGO is one of the world's most recognizable products, but how is it made? Since production of the LEGO block in 1949, the design hasn't changed and is available in 53 colors. The blocks are made of a plastic granulate, which is melted and pressed in a moulding machine which creates the LEGO shape. Automatic guided vehicles then collect and deliver the bricks to the warehouse, where they are sorted, weighed and then packed for delivery. Tech Insider tells you all you need to know about tech: gadgets, how-to's, gaming, science, digital culture, and more. Subscribe to our channel and visit us at: ... Read More
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The new Star Wars novel goes deep into the past and future of Han Solo

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Solo: A Star Wars Story hits theaters in just over a month. The standalone Star Wars film follows in the footsteps of Rogue One: a story that stands apart from the “saga” backbone of the franchise, ie, the story of the Skywalkers and their fight against the forces of evil in the galaxy. But unlike Rogue One, which featured a cast of brand-new characters to the franchise, Solo will focus on one of the franchise’s best-known characters: Han Solo. As we come closer to the film’s release date, one thing that has stood out about Solo is how unenthused everyone seems to be for it. Unlike The Force Awakens, Rogue One, and The Last Jedi, Solo is... Read More
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🎬 New York’s Tribeca festival sees record female feature films | Al Jazeera English

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New York's famous film festival is showcasing its highest number of female feature film directors in its 17-year history. The Tribeca festival was founded in an attempt to help revitalise lower Manhattan after the attacks of September 11 and has since grown into an international event.Al Jazeera's Kristen Saloomey reports, there's plenty of local flavour, too.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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🇰🇪 The first African to qualify for Trans Siberian Cycle race | Al Jazeera English

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A Kenyan cyclist is aiming to make history later this year as the first African to compete in the Trans-Siberian cycle race. It is an extreme 9,000-km event from Moscow to Vladivostok. He is training in the town of Narok in southwest Kenya and his story is already one of achievement and survival.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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🇨🇺 Cubans sceptical of new president’s promises | Al Jazeera English

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Cuba's new president Miguel Diaz-Canel is promising to defend the country's socialist revolution while also modernising the economy. Cubans, however, are sceptical about whether they will see many improvements even though he is the first leader not from the Castro family after more than half a century.Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports from the capital Havana. - Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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FFA orders inspections after airline accident

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The engine's manufacturer also issued new inspection guidelines.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78979/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: The Federal Aviation Administration Has The Federal Aviation Administration Has The Federal Aviation Administration Has Ordered Engine Inspection Requirements Ordered Engine Inspection Requirements Ordered Engine Inspection Requirements For Planes Using Similar Engines To The For Planes Using Similar Engines To The For Planes Using Similar Engines To The One That Failed On ... Read More
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On LA’s Sunset Strip, A New Golden Age Of Billboards

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Enlarge this image Ads for tech companies like Apple and Netflix dominate billboards on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles. Linda Wang/NPR hide caption toggle caption Linda Wang/NPR Billboards are having a moment.... Read More
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Consoles need to ditch discs and embrace digital downloads

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Sorry, cartridge and disc collectors — in the foreseeable future, console gaming is going to become either download-only or download-first. This might bother some console gamers, but I’m excited to see this happen. Twenty years ago, I owned one of the country’s largest personal collections of console games. After heading up the Ziff-Davis magazine Intelligent Gamer, I’d filled two separate rooms with obscure consoles, cartridges, and arcade boards from around the world. My apartment looked a little like the Sonic Mania photo above, with forgotten electronics spread across floors and shelves. Once I realized that I’ve never play most of these items again — and that I’d be moving for grad school — I sold everything ... Read More
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Oyster Bay Brewing: Soft Beers, Big Flavor

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Oyster Bay Brewing Company Just a few miles away from Theodore Roosevelt’s Sagamore Hill home, in the heart of downtown Oyster Bay, is a brewery that would satisfy the thirst of Teddy’s Rough Riders. Oyster Bay Brewing Co. was founded in 2012 by longtime friends Gabe Haim and Ryan Schlotter, who bonded over their shared love of beer. After home-brewing many batches, they followed their dream and opened a brewery. At the time, Nassau County had only one brewery: Barrier Brewing in Oceanside. The brewery opened for business in June 2013 in a 1,400-square-foot space on South Street that barely housed a 3-barrel brewing system and small tasting area. Word quickly spread and the tas... Read More
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🇺🇸 🇸🇾 Red Lines, military strikes: Media coverage of Syrian war – The Listening Post

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On The Listening Post this week: We map the politics and the aesthetics of news coverage on Syria. Plus, the enduring sexism in Italian media.Red lines and military strikes: Media coverage of the Syrian warWhen footage of an alleged chemical weapons attack was beamed out of Douma, the narrative from many in the western mainstream media echoed their own governments' - a red line had been crossed - it was a transgression that could not go unpunished.A big part of the geo-political showdown that has ensued is being fought out over the airwaves – and when it comes to state propaganda, you've got to hand it to the Russians. If only their media could bring the same scrutiny to the Kremlin th... Read More
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🇳🇮 Nicaragua launches deadly crackdown on anti-government protests | Al Jazeera English

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At least five people have been killed and dozens injured during days of anti-government demonstrations in Nicaragua. Protesters are angry about social security changes, including pension cuts. The government has now ordered five independent TV stations covering the protests to stop broadcasting.Al Jazeera's John Holman reports.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe - Follow us on Twitter: ... Read More
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Machine Learning’s ‘Amazing’ Ability to Predict Chaos

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Half a century ago, the pioneers of chaos theory discovered that the “butterfly effect” makes long-term prediction impossible. Even the smallest perturbation to a complex system (like the weather, the economy or just about anything else) can touch off a concatenation of events that leads to a dramatically divergent future. Unable to pin down the state of these systems precisely enough to predict how they’ll play out, we live under a veil of uncertainty. But now the robots are here to help. In a series of results reported in the journals ... Read More
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Xbox Hacking, LinkedIn Bugs, and More Security News This Week

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If you haven't read this month's WIRED cover story about teen hackers who went too deep into Microsoft Xbox's systems, make that your first stop. In more current news, the White House sent mixed messages on cybersecurity policy this week, calling out Russian hackers for compromising popular routers and firewalls—a problematic, but unsurprising and even popular type of attack. Meanwhile, the White House is also ... Read More
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🇿🇦 South Africa president addresses long-running riots in north | Al Jazeera English

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South Africa's president Cyril Ramaphosa is promising to address long-running problems in the country's north, where protests against a regional leader have descended into riots and looting.Al Jazeera's Catherine Soi reports from the city at the centre of the violence.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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🇵🇸 UN’s Palestinian envoy urges probe into Israel’s deadly crackdown | Al Jazeera English

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Palestine's ambassador to the United Nations is calling for an independent investigation into Israel's use of force against protesters. It comes after four Palestinians, including a 15-year-old boy, were killed by Israeli gunfire in another day of demonstrations on Gaza's border. There have been funerals for the latest casualties.At least 39 people have died in four weeks of protests calling for Palestinians' right to return to ancestral lands.Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith reports from Gaza.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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Just How Random Are Two Factor Authentication Codes?

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You know two-factor authentication tokens, the ephemeral, six-digit numbers you use as a second layer of security when logging into, say, your email? Those constantly updating, randomly generated numbers are one of the easiest ways to protect your accounts from being hacked. But for some time now, I've harbored a pet conspiracy theory about those codes: Maybe they aren't as random as we're led to believe. It began with an observation: My codes often seem to include elements that make them easier to remember. Elements like single-digit repeats (111 293; 134 441); multi-digit repeats (112 222); palindromes (353 595); ascending or descending s... Read More
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🇪🇸 🇫🇷 Basque separatists’ apology fails to appease victims | Al Jazeera English

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Victims of the Basque separatist group, ETA, say its apology for decades of violence is not enough. More than 800 people were killed during ETA's campaign for an independent state in northern Spain and southwest France.It is now dissolving and giving up its weapons.Al Jazeera's Charlie Angela reports.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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🇺🇸 US students urge gun control on Columbine massacre anniversary | Al Jazeera English

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Students across the United States are calling for action against gun violence on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine school massacre. The movement has picked up momentum since 17 people were killed in a Florida shooting in February.Al Jazeera's Andy Gallacher reports from Parkland, Florida.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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🇸🇾 UN tries to restart Syria talks after regime advances | Al Jazeera English

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Syrian rebels have reportedly agreed to withdraw from their last stronghold near the country's capital. It is in the south of Damascus and includes the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp. The area has been divided between rebels and ISIL. While the rebels are said to be moving out, there is no word yet on what ISIL will do.And as more rebel territory falls to Syria's government, the UN is trying to re-start talks that it hopes will lead to peace. Any new negotiations would see the regime, and its allies, in a stronger position than ever.Al Jazeera's Rory Challands reports from Moscow.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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Keiser Report: Wage growth & tax cuts (E1217)

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In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the absence of significant wage growth in the face of massive shareholder dividends and stock buybacks following tax cuts. They also discuss the report suggesting that U.S. spending may actually be twice as high as reported. In the second half, Max interviews Mitch Feierstein of PlanetPonzi.com about his charts! The Fed’s balance sheet continues to look very big; the velocity of money continues to grind to a halt; and, yet, the prices for houses and stocks continue to soar.Check out ... Read More
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🇨🇺 What is Cuba’s future without a Castro? | The Stream

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President Miguel Diaz-Canel: A new era?For the first time in 60 years, someone other than Fidel or Raul Castro will govern Cuba. The government has nominated First Vice President Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel as the sole candidate for president. His term is likely to start when Raul steps down during a session of the National Assembly that is underway.Raul Castro came to power in 2006 when his older brother Fidel, who had ruled for almost half a century, stepped aside due to deteriorating health. After assuming control Raul began rolling back some of the restrictions imposed by his older brother. Until 2008, Cubans weren’t allowed mobile phones, internet access, or to stay at Cuban hotels and reso... Read More
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🇨🇺 Will a new president mean change for Cuba? | Inside Story

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Who will succeed the Castros - Fidel and Raul - has been the subject of intense speculation in Cuba for decades. We now know it is Miguel Diaz-Canel, the 57-year-old Vice President.He was sworn in as president on Thursday, replacing Raul Castro.But Raul, who is 87, will continue to play a big role in policy decisions as head of the ruling Communist party.The biggest challenges the new president faces are economic. Although unemployment stands at less than three percent, earnings are low.The government’s the main employer and state salaries average 30 dollars a month. Reforms to boost private enterprise introduced by Raul Castro have been accompanied by cuts in subsidies and p... Read More
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Stars of college drama ‘The Quad’ reflect on own school days

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'The Quad' stars Ruben Santiago-Hudson and Anika Noni Rose had polar-opposite experiences in their college days. (April 20, 2018)Subscribe for more Arts and Entertainment News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet fast, accurate coverage of every arts and entertainment story making headlines worldwide, from festivals and premieres to births, deaths, scandals and arrests, plus celebrity reactions to news events.The Associated Press is ... Read More
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‘Rampage’ colleagues say star Dwayne Johnson did all the heavy lifting — in the gym

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'Rampage' cast and crew were in awe over Dwayne Johnson's powerful performance -- in the gym. (April 20, 2018)Subscribe for more Arts and Entertainment News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet fast, accurate coverage of every arts and entertainment story making headlines worldwide, from festivals and premieres to births, deaths, scandals and arrests, plus celebrity reactions to news events.The Associated Press is the essential globa... Read More
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Former child stars say humor and snacks will make you a BFF

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Actresses from 'Full House,' '7th Heaven' and 'Step by Step' team for the reality series, 'Hollywood Darlings.' (April 20, 2018)Subscribe for more Arts and Entertainment News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet fast, accurate coverage of every arts and entertainment story making headlines worldwide, from festivals and premieres to births, deaths, scandals and arrests, plus celebrity reactions to news events.The Associated Press is t... Read More
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FAA orders emergency engine inspections

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The Federal Aviation Administration issued an emergency order Friday directing airlines to thoroughly inspect the type of engine that failed Tuesday on a Southwest Airlines Boeing 737, leading to the death of a woman after she was nearly sucked out of the plane. CBS News transportation correspondent Kris Van Cleave joins CBSN to discuss.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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CIA releases info about Gina Haspel’s past

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Haspel is President Donald Trump's pick to run the agency.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78977/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: The CIA Released A Memo About Deputy The CIA Released A Memo About Deputy The CIA Released A Memo About Deputy director Gina Ha Spells Work For The director Gina Ha Spells Work For The director Gina Ha Spells Work For The Agency But She's Faced Immense Criticism Agency But She's Faced Immense Criticism Agency But She's Faced Immense Criticism For Her Reported Role In Destroying ... Read More
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Valeria Merino discusses the “greening” of China

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Published on Apr 20, 2018CGTN's Mike Walter talks with Earth Day Network executive Valeria Merino about the "greening" of China ahead of Earth Day 2018 Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: Sunday Is Earth Day I... Read More
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What’s trending on Weibo 04.20.18

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Published on Apr 20, 2018One of China's top TV competitions crowned its champion this week and the winner is NOT Chinese. CGTN's Audrey Siek is at the Digital Hub with the stories that are trending on Chinese social media. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Gazans continue protests on Israeli border

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The demonstrations are planned each week on Friday and will culminate on May 15.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/78976/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideosDetected Closed Captioning: For The Fourth Straight Friday For The Fourth Straight Friday For The Fourth Straight Friday Palestinians Have Protested Near The Palestinians Have Protested Near The Palestinians Have Protested Near The Israeli Gaza Border So Far Israeli Fire Israeli Gaza Border So Far Israeli Fire Israeli Gaza Border So Far Israeli Fire Has Reportedly Killed At Least Four ... Read More
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Tree-planting in Beijing encourages foreigners and locals to work together

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Beijing is encouraging people to make a difference for the environment, one branch at a time. The city brought tourists and locals together for an annual tree-planting. CGTN's Rory Coen takes us on a tour of the trees in China's Cherry Valley. Category License Standard ... Read More
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North Korea announces it will suspend its nuclear & missile tests

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Published on Apr 20, 2018Foundation for Defense of Democracies senior counselor John Hannah and “The Coming Collapse of China” author Gordon Chang on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s announcement to suspend its nuclear and long-range missile tests. Category License Standard YouTube Licens... Read More