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How Trump has changed what it means to be conservative

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One year after President Donald Trump's inauguration, conservatives are split over his policies. Some praise his actions on tax law, judges and regulation, many of which fall in line with conservative orthodoxy. But for others, concerns over his public temperament and character have deepened. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Jeff Greenfield reports on a divided view of the presidency.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Senators go against party line in shutdown vote

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Many of the Democrats who voted "yes" are up for re-election in red states. The Republicans who voted "no" each have their own reasons.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/75549/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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What it’s really like to be sued by a patent troll — and how to stop it

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Patent trolls, more formally known as Patent Assertion Entities (PAEs), are entities that acquire patents for the sole purpose of suing companies in order to monetize them. They also happen to make a habit of piling on a tremendous amount of added work, expense, and stress onto legitimate operating companies. Preparing for possible litigation has become a standard “cost of doing business” over the years. As the General Counsel of Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise (ALE USA, Inc.), I’ve spent the last few years engaging in battles with patent trolls, at a cost to my company and colleagues. Meanwhile, the PAEs themselves faced few ramifications. Recently, my company joined patent protection network LOT and the Open Innovation Ne... Read More
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The disturbing single-location thriller The Guilty explores the problem with good intentions

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Welcome to Cheat Sheet, our brief breakdown-style reviews of festival films, VR previews, and other special event releases. This review comes from the 2018 Sundance Film Festival. The unspoken hope of attending a film festival like Sundance is that you could just stumble upon some small, incredibly effective film that might otherwise have never crossed your radar. That’s precisely the case with The Guilty, an engrossing Danish thriller from first-time feature director Gustav Möller that’s playing in the World Cinema Dramatic Competition category. The story of an emergency dispatcher who’s suddenly caught up in trying to solve a kidnapping from behind his desk, the... Read More
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Michael Wolff claims Trump may be having an affair in White House

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Michael Wolff appeared on Real Time with Bill Maher on Friday night with bombshell claims that President Trump may be having an affair in the White House.Click here to read more: http://nydn.us/2DRk8xJSubscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/nydailynewsFollow us on Twitter: ... Read More
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Islip Councilwoman Apologizes for Facebook Controversy

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Islip Town Councilwoman Trish Bergin-Weichbrodt apologized Saturday for a social media post she made about several foreign nations that prompted critics to plan a protest outside Islip Town Hall next week. In a since-deleted Facebook post, the Republican former News12 Long Island anchor made a thinly veiled reference to President Donald Trump’s widely reported terming of Haiti and African nations as “shithole countries” “I’m looking a warm getaways for kids February break,” she wrote Friday. “I’m wondering about El Salvador, Haiti or Somalia #recommendations ?” The post, a screen grab of which was saved and has been shared on social media, generat... Read More
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Overwatch League: An owner’s view of the latest esports sensation

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Kevin Chou is a freshman among the owners of esports teams. But so far, so good for the CEO of KSV Esports, which owns the Seoul Dynasty team in the Overwatch League. Seoul Dynasty is up 4-0 in its matches so far in Blizzard Entertainment’s brand new esports league, which drew more than 10 million viewers in its debut week. Chou, former CEO of mobile game company Kabam, acquired a franchise for an official regional Overwatch e... Read More
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Ryan Blames Democrats For “Reckless Shutdown”

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Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan says the partial government shutdown is "inflicting needless uncertainty on our country" and he is blaming it all on Senate Democrats. (Jan. 20)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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US government shut down 🇺🇸: Who’s to blame? | Inside Story

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Who's to blame for the US government shut down?Donald Trump's first year anniversary as US President will certainly go down in history. It was the day the government shut down after Congress failed to back a bill to fund federal agencies.Hundreds of thousands of government workers are affected. Some will stay home because their offices will be closed. Others will work without pay.Republicans and Democrats blame each other for not reaching a last minute deal. Talks broke down over issues related to immigrants and border security. So, what will happen next? And what does it mean for Trump's administration?Presenter: Hashem AhelbarraGuests:Oliver McGee, former Ass... Read More
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Government to keep parks open during shutdown

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Republicans took the brunt of criticism when parks and monuments closed during the 2013 shutdown.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/75547/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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New trailers: Tomb Raider, The Handmaid’s Tale, Atlanta, and more

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The Sundance Film Festival kicked off on Thursday, so this week has been absolutely packed with trailers as distributors try to hype movies headed to the festival that they’ve already scooped up in pre-show negotiations. I’ve included a few of the bigger films and more striking trailers here, but I’d encourage you to check out The Film Stage’s roundup if you want to see a lot more. Most of these films won’t be playing widely for some time though, so consider it a very early preview of what’s to come. Be sure to keep your eyes peeled to The Verge this week as... Read More
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What does the shutdown mean? Here’s some guidance from Mattis

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The memorandum below, “Guidance as Federal Government Shuts Down,” was released to the media Saturday morning by the Pentagon. For more information about the shut down and how it might affect troops and veterans, see the stories below. ... Read More
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Lawmakers play blame game during shutdown

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Between #DemocratShutdown, #SchumerShutdown and #TrumpShutdown, who's actually to blame?Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/75545/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 Government Shut Down Friday Night and Many Are Looking... Read More
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HyperX’s Cloud Flight wireless headset drops the cord but keeps the quality

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HyperX is at a point where when it announces a new gaming peripheral, people pay attention. It started with its excellent Cloud headset, and it continues with the company’s long-awaited move into wireless audio with the Cloud Flight. Kingston’s gaming division debuted the Cloud Flight at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last week, but I’ve already spent a couple of weeks with it. And, as expected, it is another impressive headset. The HyperX Cloud Flight is shipping now and sells for $160... Read More
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A divided US 🇺🇸 grows further apart after Trump’s first year

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Rarely in recent years has the US appeared so polarised on fundamental issues like race, gender, and prosperity.A new poll published to mark one year since the inauguration shows the problem of a divided nation under Trump.Three in Four Americans say the country is clearly divided, six in ten say they don't have trust in the political system, and six in ten say racial tensions have increased.The divide is most notable with women, who tend to vote democratic, and with people of colour who are less likely to support Donald Trump.Al Jazeera's Alan Fisher travelled to a state Trump unexpectedly won in 2016, Pennsylvania, to see how deep the divide really is.- Subscribe to our c... Read More
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Trump’s White House website is one year old. It’s still ignoring LGBT issues, climate change, and a lot more

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Shortly after President Donald Trump’s inauguration, news sites began reporting that pages for LGBT rights, climate change, and other key issues had been scrubbed from the White House website. This wasn’t quite accurate. The Obama White House’s entire site had been rolled over to an archived address... Read More
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FBI investigates new person of interest in Las Vegas massacre

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Published on Jan 20, 2018The FBI says they believe the shooter acted alone but his motive is still unknown behind the worst mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Category License Standard YouTube License No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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Android Malware, Free Speech, and More Security News This Week

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This week, Hawaii reeled after an emergency text alert about an impending nuclear missile attack triggered panic—and then turned out to be a false alarm. Researchers provided more details about the sophisticated Triton malware that targets industrial control systems and impacted a real-world plant last year. The anti-fascist far-left movement known as Antifa gets some of its intelligence from a ... Read More
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Space Photos of the Week: *You* Just Try to Snap a Pic at 100,000 MPH

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Get ready, because this week’s space photos are nothing short of epic. First we’re starting out close to home, just 43 light minutes away at Jupiter. NASA’s Juno spacecraft recently completed its tenth orbit around this behemoth of a planet. Juno is in a polar orbit, meaning it flies over the north pole, quickly around the curve of the planet, and back out below the south pole—all at an astounding speed of around 100,000 miles per hour. Each pass the spacecraft makes allows for more scientific research, and Juno manages to take some pretty mind-bending images at the same time. The gorgeous imagery continues if you speed outward to a star cluster called NGC 3201. We’re going to stay there for a ... Read More
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Phoenix premieres new Van Sant film at Sundance

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At the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, Joaquin Phoenix talks about playing alcoholic quadriplegic cartoonist John Callahan in Gus Van Sant's new movie, "Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far On Foot." (Jan. 20)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 ... Read More
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Iran’s wealth gap: tens of millions struggle to get by

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Recent anti-government demonstrations in Iran exposed the growing divide between rich and poor.While one or two percent of the population enjoy a luxurious lifestyle, millions of Iranians are struggling to make ends meet.In 2017, Iran's government set the poverty line at about $480 a month per household.Thirty-three percent of the population lives below the line, that's more than 24 million people. But it's also a struggle for many living above the line.The median income for an average household is about $885, just $2 more than the minimum they need to get by.That means that for most Iranians there is virtually nothing left to save for the future.Al Jazeera's Zein Ba... Read More
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Moustache Brewing Rides Craft Beer Boom

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Lauri Spitz and her husband Matt are the force behind Moustache Brewing Co. (Rashed Mian/Long Island Press) The craft beer industry on Long Island is frothing over, with eight breweries opening new tasting rooms last year and another 10 more breweries announcing plans to open tasting rooms in 2018. That would bring the total number of local craft breweries with tasting rooms to 40, which is remarkable considering that in 2012 there were just nine. Nowhere on LI has this growth been more apparent than in Riverhead, which is home to five breweries with another three planning to open this year. One of the fastest growing is Moustache Brewing Co., which first opened on Hallett Avenue in 2014.... Read More
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Esports advertisers need to be fans first, marketers second

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Just because New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady is good at football doesn’t mean he’s good at Madden. And just because you’re good at marketing doesn’t mean you’re good at esports marketing. While esports may not yet have the same name recognition as soccer, football, or baseball, the prospect of it soon joining their ranks is not too far-fetched. As the owner of 10 major esports brands, we at Gamurs Group have seen and reported on the esports industry rapidly gaining steam and grabbing the attention of fans across the world. According to a recent report by IHS Market, in fact, the amount of time spent watch... Read More
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Secret House memo allegedly reveals FBI ‘abuse’ & anti-Trump bias

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‘Absolutely shocking’ – that’s how a group of US Republican Congressmen reacted after seeing a new top secret intelligence document. They believe it details the abuse of surveillance powers under the Obama administration.RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...Like us on Facebo... Read More
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Federal Government Shuts Down As Partisan Blame Game Heats Up

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Published on Jan 20, 2018Despite an 11th-hour push, lawmakers failed to reach a deal by midnight to keep the government open. CBS2's Reena Roy reports. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning: IN MY FULL FORECAST WE... Read More
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USC’s New Class Shows It’s All in on Patents

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What’s the secret to success that every aspiring entrepreneur has learned from watching the smash hit reality-TV show Shark Tank? “Unless you have a patent or some proprietary technology,” Shark Tank host Robert Herjavec has said time and time again to contestants, “you’re gonna be in trouble.” After which he invariably announces, “I’m out!” To be sure, patents, copyrights, trademarks and trade secrets — collectively, intellectual property (IP) — are not the only requirements for business success. But there is no denying that the intellectual property rights to an innovation — and knowing how to leverage them — are vital to getting funded by venture investors.... Read More
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CancerSEEK to detect the disease with a new blood test

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The aim of the test, CancerSEEK, is to catch the disease early and save lives.Scientists at John Hopkins University in Baltimore analysed more than a thousand cancer patients who had shown symptoms of cancer, to see whether this new test would accurately confirm the diagnosis, and they discovered that for certain tumours, the CancerSEEK test was up to 98% accurate.As a tumour grows, cancerous cells within it change, reproduce and die. When cancer cells die, they can also release DNA and other fragments that get into blood. CancerSEEK is described as a 'liquid biopsy' and analyses a patient's blood sample for traces of that cancer DNA and through identifying which genes and mutations are most ac... Read More
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‘Fake news’ Red Button: Italians asked to report bogus news to police

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Ahead of March's general election, Italy has launched a website targeting fake news. If someone wants to report a fake all they have to do is click a special link online.RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...Like us on Facebook ... Read More
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Is the US recovery all down to Trumponomics? – Counting the Cost

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When US President Donald Trump took office one year ago, he promised that economic protection and his "America first" approach would lead to great prosperity and strength.He also vowed to change course on a number of international policies and agreements. That prompted warnings he might boost the US economy in the short term, but trigger a global depression.Since then, there's been a number of positive economic data on the domestic front. The Dow Jones Industrial Average has raced past the 26,000 mark for the first time in history.So how much credit can Trump take for some of the gains seen on the domestic front?James Knightley, the chief international economist with ING Bank, say... Read More
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True Hollywood minority: How film industry shuns disabled actors

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A US disability rights group has hit out at film directors for failing to cast people with disabilities to portray the disabled. The group’s president says it’s offensive and humiliates actors with disabilities, a group of whom have accused directors of discrimination. However, some think the problem is exaggerated.RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! ... Read More
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Covfefe, Little Rocket Man and ‘stable genius’: A year of Trumpisms

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One year into his presidency, there were myriad ways Donald Trump broke the presidential mould, from excruciatingly lengthy handshakes with the French president, to verbal jousts with North Korea.RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_c...Like us on Facebook ... Read More
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How America Has Changed During Trump’s First Year In Office, By The Numbers

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Enlarge this image Saturday marks the one-year anniversary of President Trump's inauguration. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption ... Read More
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Trump Has Revealed Assumptions About Handling Presidential Wealth, Businesses

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Enlarge this image Donald Trump is sworn in as president of the United States on January 20, 2017, at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle captio... Read More
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Trump’s First Year in Office: The Lasting Impacts on Tech

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As a candidate for president, Donald J. Trump scarcely mentioned the word "tech." One year since he took the oath of office, that hasn't changed much. And yet just a year in, the Trump administration has shaped policy in ways that will radically alter the country's long-term ability to innovate—and often not for the better. Trump's public relationship with tech titans has eroded, thanks to his positions on immigration, climate change, and more, despite attempts to build up goodwill during his transition to the White House. Meanwhile, the ... Read More
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Pope Francis defends indigenous groups in Peru

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Pope Francis has called for the protection of indigenous people while visiting the heart of Peru's Amazon forest.The head of the Catholic Church condemned the exploitation of timber, gas and gold in the area, which he said is endangering native Peruvians.He said native Peruvians have never been more threatened and urged the government to recognise their culture.Al Jazeera's Mariana Sanchez reports from Madre de Dios, Peru.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh afraid to go home

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Rohingya refugees who escaped to Bangladesh are due to start returning to Myanmar next week.More than 650,000 are living in makeshift camps after fleeing violence and persecution over the past five months.But the UN and rights groups are raising grave concerns about the repatriation process.Al Jazeera's Charles Stratford reports from Balukhali refugee camp, Bangladesh.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe- Follow us... Read More
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Federal government has shut down after senators fail to pass spending bill before deadline

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Published on Jan 20, 2018Senate Republican leaders fell short of the 60 votes necessary to proceed on the spending measure in time for the midnight deadline. Category License Standard YouTube License No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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A year of Trump: Reversing Obama-era environmental policies

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In his first year in power, President Donald Trump has stripped away many Obama-era environmental policies.His announcement last June that the US would pull out of the Paris Agreement in 2020 met with global disapproval and left the US isolated.It was followed by a series of climate-related disasters in the United States, from devastating hurricanes to wildfires.Al Jazeera's Nick Clark reports from Paris, France.- Subscribe to our channel: h... Read More
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US government shuts down over immigration impasse

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The US government has officially shut down.A Senate vote to fund federal agencies until next month failed late Friday evening.Only essential offices and services will now remain open.Republicans and Democrats are pointing the finger at each other.Al Jazeera's Patty Culhane reports from Washington, DC.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe- Follow us on Twitter: ... Read More
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Facebook’s promise: A news feed with less news – The Listening Post (Full)

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On The Listening Post this week: Will Facebook's news feed reforms deal with hate speech, fake news and the need for moderation? Plus, a uniquely South Korean media phenomenon: "Defector TV".Less news in the news feed: Behind the Facebook reformHaving transformed the way billions of people consume and share news stories online, Facebook has announced it is taking a big chunk of the news out of its news feed and, in doing so, retreating from a crucial part of its business.CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he's doing right by the people who matter most to him, his users, but many in the media are not buying it.So what will the social media giant's new policy mean for news organisations and n... Read More
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US withholds another $45m for Palestinian food aid

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The US is withholding another payment to the UN's relief agency for Palestinian refugees.Forty-five million dollars pledged for food aid is now frozen.That's in addition to $65m, which was cut back earlier this week.Al Jazeera went to the occupied West Bank, where we spoke to people who rely on this money to survive.Al Jazeera’s Andrew Simmons reports from Jalzone refugee camp in the occupied West Bank.- Subscribe to our channel: ht... Read More
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Mike Pence in the Middle East on a three-day trip 🇺🇸

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US Vice President Mike Pence is on his way to the Middle East for a three-day trip to discuss moving the US embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.The decision has provoked international anger.Pence will go to Egypt, Jordan and spend two days in Israel where he will address the parliament.The Palestinians have made it clear he is not welcome.Al Jazeera's Alan Fisher reports from Washington, DC.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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Sisi seeking second term in Egyptian election 🇪🇬

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Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has announced he will run for a second term.The elections are set to take place in March.Sisi rose to power in 2014 after leading the military in overthrowing his predecessor.His rule has been marked by a brutal crackdown on freedom of expression and civil liberties, economic turbulence and increasing attacks by armed groups.Al Jazeera's Mohammed Jamjoom reports.- Subscribe to our channel: ... Read More
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US Govt Shuts Down. Dems, GOP Blame Each Other

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The U.S. government shut down at midnight after Congress failed to resolve a partisan standoff over immigration and spending. In a late-night vote, Senate Democrats blocked a bill that would have kept the government running for four weeks. (Jan. 20)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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Las Vegas’ gunman’s motive still unknown

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The Clark County sheriff has released a report on their investigation into the mass shooting at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino last October. Former FBI assistant director and CBS News security analyst Ron Hosko joins CBSN to discuss their findings.No Closed Captioning Detected within this Video.... Read More
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CA leadership team at the 2018 World Economic Forum

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The World Economic Forum’s (WEF) 28th Annual Meeting kicks off next Monday, January 23 in Davos, Switzerland, bringing together global policy leaders with business and thought leaders from a multitude of sectors—including CA Technologies CEO Mike Gregoire and team. The theme of this year’s summit is “Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World,” a welcome and frankly imperative dialogue given the challenging geo-political dynamics that we continue to work through as a global community. Among the issues on which the business and global policy communities need to focus is rebuilding and maintaining trust of its consumers and citizens—a reality which we acknowledge is more often than not tied to technological... Read More
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Process Automation – the unsung hero of digital transformation

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By Wilfried Cleres, Fujitsu Distinguished Engineer, Managing IT Consultant for EPS Automation and Cloud Services – Fujitsu EMEIA EPS Our industry has talked a lot about digital transformation and the extraordinary benefits that customers have been able to unlock by deploying appropriate technologies. We’ve all seen the headlines about companies that have created whole new revenue streams or who have dramatically reduced their costs while equipping themselves to handle whatever the future throws at them. What isn’t covered as frequently are the less glamourous, but crucial building blocks of these transformations – including process automation. This unsung hero is the key to unleashing all the benefits, as it essen... Read More
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Net firms ‘better’ at removing hate speech, says EU

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Net firms are getting better at removing illegal hate speech, according to the European Union.Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Microsoft all took place in a voluntary EU scheme to monitor their platforms for a six-week period at the end of 2017.On average they removed 70% of material deemed to be offensive. This is up from 28% in 2016 and 59% in 2017.Instagram has announced that it will now also join the scheme.Under the voluntary code of conduct scheme, introduced in May 2016, the technology firms have committed to combating the spread of hate speech, whether that be xenophobia, anti-m... Read More
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Data-stealing spyware ‘traced to Lebanon’

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A security bug that has infected thousands of smartphones has been uncovered by campaign group the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF).Working with mobile security firm Lookout, researchers discovered that malware in fake messaging designed to look like WhatsApp and Signal had stolen gigabytes of data.Targets included military personnel, activists, journalists and lawyers.Researchers say they traced the malware to a Lebanese government building.The threat, dubbed Dark Caracal by the researchers, looks as if it could come from a nation state and appears to use shared infrastructure li... Read More
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Thousands hit in OnePlus credit card hack

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Up to 40,000 people were caught out by hackers who stole credit card details from the site of phone maker OnePlus.The company stopped taking card payments via its site earlier this week after learning about the attack.An investigation has revealed that attackers stole data by exploiting a loophole in its payment system between mid-November 2017 and 11 January. The company apologised and said affected customers would get free help to resolve card problems.Card watchIn a statement posted to its community forum, ... Read More
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TalkTalk most complained-about broadband provider

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TalkTalk has been named as the most complained-about broadband firm in the UK, according to the latest report from regulator Ofcom.The watchdog received nearly 250 complaints a day about communications services from July to September 2017.The Post Office came out worst for landline services and Vodafone received most complaints from mobile users.In response, TalkTalk said closure of customer service centres in India had been partially to blame."That move, and a radical shift to self serve, is already delivering a material improvement in customer satisfaction and we expect complaint da... Read More
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Government shutdown: How it happened

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President Trump called Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer at 10:45 a.m. and had a "good, positive conversation" to reach a deal to fund the government, said a personal familiar with the situation. By midnight, the Senate failed to pass a deal by the deadline to keep the government open. CBS News' chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes breaks down how it happened.Subscribe to the CBS News Channel HERE: http://youtube.com/cbsnewsWatch CBSN live HERE: ... Read More
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Chrissy Chambers: Revenge porn almost killed me

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"There's not an area of my life it hasn't touched," says Chrissy Chambers, reflecting on the secret sex tape her ex-boyfriend posted online."It has affected my life in every way imaginable and I'm sure it will continue to for the rest of my life."During her four-year legal battle against the man - who cannot be named for legal reasons - Ms Chambers went from YouTube musician to "revenge porn" campaigner.Here, she tells her story to the BBC's Jane Wakefield. JW: How did you first find out the vi... Read More
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Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick a billionaire after $9.3bn investment deal

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Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick will become a billionaire, after investors agreed to take a large stake in the ride-hailing firm.A consortium led by Japan's Softbank is buying a chunk of the company from existing shareholders as well as new Uber shares in a $9.3bn (£6.7bn) deal.Mr Kalanick, who stepped down as chief executive in June, is selling $1.4bn worth of stocks, it is widely reported. While he had long been worth billions on paper, this deal cements his wealth.Mr Kalanick was driven out of... Read More
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Lancashire Police uses Amazon Alexa to deliver updates

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Police have begun streaming daily briefings straight to peoples' homes through a voice-activated app.Amazon Alexa users will get news and information from the Lancashire force directly to their smart speaker.The force claims to be the first in the UK to use the technology to contact the public.The free app will provide hourly updates and sends pictures of wanted and missing people to the user's device.The project was developed by PC Rob Flanagan, Lancashire Constabulary's innovations manager, who has worked with developers from Amazon to set it up."As a police force we are alwa... Read More
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Nintendo Labo: The DIY cardboard accessory for Switch

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Nintendo has unveiled its latest release, and it's a little less high-tech than you might expect.Dubbed Labo, it is a series of DIY accessories for the hit Nintendo Switch console which are made of cardboard.A preview video suggests they can transform the Switch's Joy-Con controllers into a piano, a fishing rod, a motorbike or even a robot suit.Nintendo said the range of "interactive build-and-play experiences" would be released on 20 April.Initial pricing will st... Read More
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The impromptu Slack war room where ‘Net companies unite to fight Spectre-Meltdown

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Enlarge / The early disclosure of Meltdown and Spectre by Google and the fumbled responses by hardware vendors left cloud companies scrambling to react. So they united to fight the dumpster fire of poor communication and bad patches.US Air Force Meltdown and Spectre created something of a meltdown in the cloud computi... Read More
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Twitter begins emailing the 677,775 Americans who took Russian election bait

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Enlarge / Maybe Twitter should try this approach for the 677,775 emails it says it will soon send to affected users.Warner Bros. / Sam Machkovech On Friday, Twitter took an end-of-the-week opportunity to dump some better-late-than-never news onto its userbase. For anybody who followed or engaged with a Twitter account that faked like an American during the 2016 election season but was actually linked to a major Russian propaganda campaign, you're about to get an email. Twitter ... Read More
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Amazon has made it more expensive to subscribe to Prime month-to-month

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Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos.Steve Jurvetson Amazon on Friday announced that it has raised the price of its Prime membership program for those who subscribe on a month-to-month basis. The plan previously cost $10.99 a month, but it will now cost $12.99 a month. That means the price of subscribing to the monthly Prime plan for a full year has jumped 18 percent, from ... Read More
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Malicious Chrome extension is next to impossible to manually remove

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MalwarebytesProving once again that Google Chrome extensions are the Achilles heel of what's arguably the Internet's most secure browser, a researcher has documented a malicious add-on that tricks users into installing it and then, he said, is nearly impossible for most to manually uninstall. It was available for download on Google servers until Wednesday, 19 days after it was privately reported to Google security officials, a researcher said. Once installed, an app called "Tiempo en colombia en vivo" prevents users from accessing the list of installed Chrome extensions by... Read More
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Wind with batteries? Build it quickly and it could cost $21/MWh in Colorado

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Enlarge / A couple of wind turbines, part of the Cedar Point Wind Energy Project in Limon, Colorado.Getty Images Proposals for renewable electricity generation in Colorado are coming in cheap, like, $21/MWh-cheap for wind and battery storage. Though there are a few caveats to those numbers, federal incentives and quickly falling costs are combining to make once-quirky renewable projects into major contenders in an industry where fossil fuels have comfortably dominated since the 19th century. Ear... Read More
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Apple rejects net neutrality testing app, says it offers “no benefits to users”

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EnlargeGetty Images | Brian A. Jackson An iPhone application that attempts to detect whether ISPs are throttling online services was rejected by Apple when its developer tried to get it into the company's App Store. David Choffnes, a Northeastern University professor who researches distributed systems and networking, built an app called "Wehe" that tests the speeds of YouTube, Amazon, NBCSports, Netflix, Skype, Spotify, and Vimeo. Abnormally low spe... Read More
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Amazon names 20 “finalist” cities in its new headquarters beauty pageant

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Enlarge / And the finalists are...Amazon This morning, Amazon posted its list of candidates under serious consideration for the company's second headquarters—a campus that the company expects to invest over $5 billion to build and which will eventually house as many as 50,000 Amazon employees. "It will be a full equal to our current campus in Seattle," a company spokesperson wrote in the announcement. "In addition to Amazon’s direc... Read More
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SuperData: Stardew Valley is an indie success with over 3.5 million copies sold

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Stardew Valley has reaped what it sowed — that is, 3.5 million copies of the Harvest Moon-like farming simulator. It also boasts an impressive 700,000 monthly active players, according to industry analyst SuperData Research. Solo developer Eric Barone, aka ConcernedApe, partnered with publisher Chucklefish to debut the game on PC in February 2016, and has since launched it on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and most recently, Nintendo Switch. A huge ... Read More
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Location data is transforming every industry (VB Live)

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Prince Nasr Harfouche, a principal at Deloitte Consulting LLP, joins this upcoming VB Live event to share how every industry can leverage location intelligence to transform their digital marketing strategy. Learn how location intelligence, incorporated into digital strategies, helps engage consumers in real time, increases brand loyalty, and provides actionable data.  Register here for free. The amount of user intelligence and precision location technology capabilities available today is skyrocketing. Pair that wit... Read More
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Facebook’s News Feed will soon prioritize stories that are trustworthy, informative, or local

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Facebook today announced that its News Feed will soon give priority to trustworthy news outlets. The gauge for what Facebook considers high-quality news will come in part from a survey of Facebook users to determine which news outlets they find most trustworthy. Local news and news outlets that Facebook users deem informative will also be given priority. Tests of a Trusted Sources program used to determine which the news outlets users deem most trustworthy will begin next week, first in the U.S. and then in other nations around the world. More details on initiatives to identify informative news outlets ... Read More
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Gfycat integrates user-generated GIFs on Tango, Messenger, and Viber

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Gfycat has integrated its user-generated GIF platform across three different messaging platforms. It now supports Viber, Tango, and Facebook — all in the name of enabling us to share silly images with our friends. The integrations have brought Gfycat’s content to millions of new users. The company sees the move as a way to turn consumers into creators. GIFs are those silly animated images associated with internet memes and recorded in graphics interchange format, or GIF. Gfycat supports more than 100 languages and 135 countries. It remembers the country where a GIF is created and saves the language settings of the creator, so users will see custom content that is... Read More
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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds esports grows with Global Loot League’s $50,000 event

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PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has left the Early Access program for unfinished games on Steam, and now esports organizations want to see if they can make it into a major draw. Global Loot League is leading that charge with a PUBG season that comes with $50,000 in prize money. That is one of the larger prize pools from a third-party league running the last-player-standing shooter. GLL’s PUBG league kicks off with qualifiers February 2. This event is open to anyone who wants to test their abilities and thinks they can m... Read More
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Amazon is finally adding Alexa to the Alexa app

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Alexa is already available in apps, smart speakers, toilets, and showers, but today Amazon announced its AI assistant will soon be available exactly where you’d expect to find it: inside the Alexa smartphone app. Alexa voice control for the Alexa app will be made available for Android smartphone users in the coming days, while Alexa inside the Alexa app will be coming to iOS soon, an Amazon spokesperson told VentureBeat in an email. Alexa in the Alexa app will be able to do many of the things it does in other apps and devices, such as control smart home devices, play mu... Read More
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SafeDK: 55% of mobile apps don’t comply with European privacy regulations

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More than 55 percent of all mobile apps may not comply with the new European privacy regulations and Google Play privacy policies that go into effect this spring, according to a report from SafeDK, a marketplace that monitors the use of software development kits (SDKs) in mobile apps. The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation goes into effect in Europe on May 25, and it strengthens the rights of individuals to ... Read More
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Entrepreneurs and politicians need to communicate better with each other

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Entrepreneurs are the beating heart of the American economy. Yet despite an uptick in recent years, startup formation has been in a decades-long decline that has affected every state in the country. That’s a problem because startups are responsible for nearly all net new job creation. Even if you aren’t an entrepreneur or don’t work at a startup, fewer entrepreneurs means a lower quality of life for all Americans. VentureBeat’s Heartland Tech channel invites you to join us and other senior business leaders at ... Read More
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The DeanBeat: Publisher shakeups, Overwatch League debut, and crypto madness — gaming’s crazy week

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It was another momentous week for games as I traveled to Disneyland for the Casual Connect USA 2018 event, which drew 1,400 attendees to Anaheim, California. While I was listening to talks on subjects including diversity and blockchain, the game industry decided to play musical chairs with some of its most important leaders. Above: Matt Booty is the corporate vice president in charge of ... Read More
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NTT Docomo taps Nokia for Japan’s 5G launch in 2020

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Japan’s largest mobile operator, NTT Docomo, has chosen Nokia to supply key hardware for a 2020 rollout of 5G cellular services in the country, the companies announced in a joint press release today. Though the release correctly notes that Japan has “a long and proud history of technological achievements and early technology adoption,” it places the country’s largest carrier a year behind 5G deployment ... Read More
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Iris Automation raises $8 million to help autonomous flying machines avoid collisions

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Iris Automation, a San Francisco-based startup that’s building collision avoidance systems for industrial drones and other autonomous flying machines, has closed an $8 million Series A round of funding led by Bessemer Venture Partners, with participation from Bee Partners. Founded in 2015, Y Combinator alum Iris Automation claims a team of tech minds from the likes of NASA and Boeing and is one of a number of computer vision startups building technology that gives “eyesight” to autonomous vehicles. Though regulation has eased in some areas of the drone rea... Read More
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U.S. Senate passes bill to renew NSA warrantless internet surveillance

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(Reuters) — The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed a bill to renew the National Security Agency’s warrantless internet surveillance program for six years with minimal changes, overcoming objections from civil liberties advocates that it undermined the privacy of Americans. The legislation, which easily passed the House of Representatives last week, is expected to be signed into law by President Donald Trump by Friday. Thursday’s 65-34 passage in the Senate was largely a foregone conclusion, after senators earlier this week cleared a 60-vote procedural hurdle, which split party line... Read More
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Genderwrecked review — soul-searching in a postapocalyptic wasteland

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In most postapocalyptic games, you’re struggling to survive. But in Genderwrecked’s world, you don’t face zombies or scrounge for supplies. Your mission sends you on an urgent search for meaning and certainty. You’re seeking a different kind of survival, one of emotional importance that will help you understand yourself and how you relate to others. Developers Heather Robertson and Ryan Rose Aceae’s visual novel is a journey through a desolate landscape filled with monsters, all grappling with loneliness, self-esteem, insecurities, and that ineffable thing called gender. It’s humorous, defiant in its glibness, and moving in its sincerity. It’s out now on Windows, Mac, and Linux, and even if you’ve never contended w... Read More
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NPD 2017: An incredible year for games leads to 11% sales growth

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Last year was wild for gaming. Three strong-performing consoles, unbelievable software from established publishers, and breakout hits on PC led to an 11 percent increase in spending, according to industry-tracking firm The NPD Group. U.S. consumers spent $14.59 billion on game-related products in 2017, which follows a $13.18 billion 2016. “Sales of video game hardware and video game software led growth,” said NPD analyst Mat Piscatella. Here are the full results from 2017: Total: $14.59 billion (up 11 percent from $13.18 billion in November 2016) Hardware: $4.71 billion (up 28 percent from $4.71 billion) Console software: $6.39 billion (... Read More
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Black Mirror’s mind-reading tech could be here sooner than you think

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Our minds may no longer be a safe haven for secrets. Scientists are working toward building mind-reading algorithms that could potentially decode our innermost thoughts through memories that act as a database. For most, this probably sounds like an episode of Netflix’s hit series Black Mirror. The dystopian sci-fi thriller recently showcased a chilling episode called “Crocodile” that used memory-reading techniques to investigate accidents for insurance purposes.... Read More
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December NPD 2017: Nintendo Switch leads a $3.29 billion month

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It looks like a lot of folks treated themselves to a Nintendo Switch for the holidays last month. The video game industry in December was up 10 percent year-over-year, generating $3.29 billion thanks mainly due to hardware sales, according to industry-tracking firm The NPD Group. The Switch was the best seller last month, but since it came out in March, it couldnt’ beat out Sony’s PlayStation 4 as the best-selling console of 2017. But it has broken some records in terms of sales in its first 10 months. “On a time-aligned basis through the first 10 months on the market, Nintendo Switch has sold more consoles than any other platform... Read More
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NPD: U.S. video game revenue grew 18% to $36 billion in 2017

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The U.S. video games industry earned $36 billion in revenues in 2017, according to The NPD Group and Entertainment Software Association (ESA). This is an 18 percent increase from 2016. Revenues includes sales from hardware, peripherals, software (physical and digital), and in-game purchases. 2017 saw the launch of Nintendo’s home console/portable hybrid Switch in March. The system sold 4.8 million machines during 2017, a new U.S. record for a co... Read More
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Might and Magic: Heroes studio goes from general to foot solider with sci-fi survival game

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The survival genre is getting another entry, and this time its from the developer of the Might and Magic: Heroes series and Tropico 6. Limbic Entertainment announced Memories of Mars today. This new adventure will have players taking on the role of a clone who must craft dwellings and scavenge for resources on a Mars that Earthlings have abandoned after failed attempts at colonization. L... Read More
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Today in History for January 20th

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Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressHighlights of Today in History: Iran releases American hostages; Ronald Reagan and John F. Kennedy innaugurated as President. (Jan. 20)Highlights of the day in history - a retrospective view on political events, historic battles, and life changing decisions. More: ... Read More
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Trai directs RCom to refund unspent money of mobile customers

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NEW DELHI: Following complaints from Reliance Communications customers, telecom regulator Trai today directed the company to refund unspent balance and security deposit of its customers.The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has directed Anil Ambani-led RCom to refund money of pre-paid subscribers and deposit of post-paid customers and report compliance to the regulator by February 15 and March 31, 2017 respectively."...in view of abno... Read More
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Xiaomi to expand store network in Indian tussle with Samsung

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MUMBAI: China's Xiaomi plans to expand its Indian store network as it attempts to grab the lead in a smartphone market which Korea's Samsung has dominated for more than five years.A little over three years after Xiaomi entered India, its cheap, high-spec handsets have helped the start-up, which is now valued at close to $100 billion and plans to list this year, to pull neck-and-neck with Samsung in its biggest market behind China."If you look at 2017 and 2018 combined, the biggest change in our strategy is our focus on offline," ... Read More
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Trai recommends allowing mobile services during air travel

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NEW DELHI: Telecom regulator Trai today recommended allowing mobile telephony and Internet services for passengers during air travel in the country through both satellite and terrestrial network."The authority recommends that both, Internet and Mobile Communication on Aircraft (MCA) service should be permitted as In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) in the Indian airspace," Trai said in its recommendations on 'In-Flight Connectivity' (IFC).The Department of Telecom had sought views of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) on August 10, 2017, over proposal to introduce voice, data and... Read More
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Tax axe finally falls on thousands of Bitcoin investors in India

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India has sent tax notices to tens of thousands of people dealing in cryptocurrency after a nationwide survey showed more than $3.5 billion worth of transactions have been conducted over a 17-month period, the income tax department said.Tech-savvy young investors, real estate players and jewellers are among those invested in bitcoin and other virtual currencies, tax officials told Reuters after gathering data from nine exchanges in Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru and Pune.Governments around the world are grappling with how to regulate c... Read More
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Twitter says it exposed nearly 700,000 people to Russian propaganda during US election

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Twitter this evening released a new set of statistics related to its investigation on Russia propaganda efforts to influence the 2016 US presidential election, including that 677,775 people were exposed to social media posts from more than 50,000 automated accounts with links to the Russian government. Many of the new accounts uncovered have been traced back to an organization called the the Internet Research Agency, or IRA, with known ties to the Kremlin. The data was first presented in an incomplete form to the Senate Select Intelligence Committee last November, ... Read More
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Google CEO Sundar Pichai says he does not regret firing James Damore

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Google CEO Sundar Pichai responded today to the firing of employee James Damore over his controversial memo on workplace diversity, stating that while he does not regret the decision, he regrets that people misunderstood it as a politically motivated event. Speaking in a live conversation with journalist and Recode co-founder Kara Swisher, MSNBC host Ari Melber, and YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki in San Francisco, Pichai said that the decision to fire Damore was about ensuring women at Google felt like the company was committed to creating a welcoming environment. “I reg... Read More
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What a government shutdown will mean for NASA and SpaceX

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With only a few hours left to pass a federal budget today, it’s becoming more likely that the US government is headed toward a shutdown at midnight. That means federal agencies like NASA will be forced to send some workers home without pay and alter daily operations. However, a shutdown won’t have a big impact on the space agency’s biggest projects, and commercial companies like SpaceX — which rely on NASA and other government hardware — probably won’t suffer any schedule delays. So far, NASA has been keeping quiet about this particular shutdown and has been directing all questions to the White ... Read More
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County Executive Curran & Health Commissioner Eisenstein: It’s Not Too Late to Get Vaccinated

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Mineola, NY – Nassau County Executive Laura Curran and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein today urged all residents six months of age and over who have not yet received their annual flu shot to get vaccinated as soon as possible. Over the past several weeks, cases of influenza have significantly increased, and are widespread. “The flu is a contagious respiratory illness that can cause mild to severe symptoms,” said County Executive Curran. “Getting vaccinated is the single best way for people to protect not only themselves, but those around them, including people at high risk for serious complications, like babies, pregnant women, older adults and those with certain chronic medical conditions.” “Even th... Read More
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Government is shutting down after all

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A late-night vote in Congress has not averted a government shutdown.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/75538/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: After A Dramatic 11th Hour Standoff Congress Did Not Manage To Pass A Funding Bill To Keep The Federal Government Open Republicans Were Unable to Pass A Continuing Resolution To Keep the Government Open For A Few More Weeks due Largely To Democratic Objections Over A Lack Of Daca Integration Protections The Funding Bill Would Have averted Putting Hundreds Of Thousands Of ... Read More
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Cloud Hosting: Product of the Year Award 2016

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The Cloud Hosting Awards 2018 The Cloud Hosting Awards has been developed to showcase and reward the technologies and solutions that are making a real difference to the IT industry – and indeed to businesses of all shapes and sizes – as cloud becomes an ever more integral part of every organisation’s strategy. Now in its second year after an amazingly successful start, the Awards night itself looks set to become a key event for the industry to network, exchange thoughts and ideas and dare we say it, have a little bit of fun too! [embedded content] Cloud Hosting Awards TimelineNominations Open: 18th JanuaryNominations Clo... Read More
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The Paramount in Huntington Ranks 5th Best Club Venue Worldwide

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Concert industry magazine Pollstar ranked The Paramount in Huntington No. 5 worldwide, based on the club venue’s ticket sales volume last year — just seven years after the music hall opened. The Paramount hosts nearly 200 shows annually. Big-name prior acts include Ed Sheeran, Pitbull, Rod Stewart, Billy Joel, who played a surprise charity concert there, and Elvis Costello, who played the venue’s inaugural 2011 concert. “Our diverse bookings are a key to our success,” said Brian Doyle, co-owner of The Paramount. “We have booked all types of genres of music…from punk rock to country, jazz to hip-hop, family shows to comedy, pop to oldies, heavy metal to boxin... Read More
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Newsday Eyes Move, Outsourcing Drivers and Printing

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Big changes are coming to LI’s lone daily newspaper. Photo by Ethan Stokes. With rumors spreading from the shop floor to the newsroom, Newsday brass confirmed to staffers that the company is indeed considering big moves that will change how its been run for decades. To cut costs, Newsday is reportedly in talks with The New York Times to use the Gray Lady’s Queens printing plant and have The Times’ drivers distribute Newsday to Long Island. That would result in layoffs for about 100 of Newsday’s unionized employees. The Island’s lone daily newspaper may also move from its longtime Melville digs. “We are in the early ... Read More
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Garden City: The Beating Heart of Nassau

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There is no shortage of places to dine on Seventh Street in Garden City. Garden City is buzzing with chic restaurants, casual pubs and eateries offering unique fare from around the globe, plus historic landmarks and some of the best shopping on Long Island. It is no surprise that this tony village with stately homes, manicured lawns and picture perfect tree-lined streets has attracted movie stars, pro athletes, politicians, and famous writers through the decades. Its lure has drawn the likes of best-selling author Nelson DeMille, actress Susan Lucci and Good Morning America co-anchor Lara Spencer, who graces this month’s cover. It is also home to Roosevelt Field, the former air... Read More
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Why cloud is key to building a mature open government

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Barry Lowry, CIO at the Government of Ireland, discusses the challenges and opportunities for digital transformation in government ahead of his address at Cloud Expo Europe, London 2018 In many respects, there is a ‘push and pull’ situation developing in Ireland. There are those who carry out most of their banking, shopping and many other activities online, and they now expect a similar level of service and customer experience from government. We aim to facilitate that demand as best as we can. Ireland is also very supportive of digital developments in Europe such as the Digital Single Market (DSM) and the eGovernment Action Plan. Andrus Ansip (current European Commissioner for the Digital Single Marke... Read More
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Plea At Disney World Leads To Life-Saving Donation

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Published on Jan 19, 2018Robert Leibowitz of New Jersey got an organ from Richie Sully who spotted the man's plea for help through social media. CBS2's Maurice DuBois reports. Category License Standard YouTube License Detected Closed Captioning... Read More