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Study Finds the Less You Sleep the Less People Like You

May 18, 2017-6:35 am Stevie 0

Entrepreneur A new study reveals people don’t want to socialize with a sleep-deprived person. It turns out, the concept of beauty sleep is not just clever marketing from cosmetics makers. According to a recent study […]

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Unprecedented Global Cyber-Attack Posed to Spread

May 14, 2017-9:08 am Stevie 0

Bloomberg An unrivaled global cyber-attack is poised to continue claiming victims, even as U.K. health facilities whose systems were crippled early in the assault are returning to normal operation. Additional disruptions are possible as people […]

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55 Freelance Businesses You Can Start For Free Tomorrow Morning

May 8, 2017-3:08 pm Stevie 0

Forbes Thinking about becoming a freelancer? You’re not alone. Many people around the world are sidestepping their fears, ditching the 9-to-5 lifestyle, and setting out to make money on their own off of their skills […]

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Environmentalists Are Dead Wrong

May 4, 2017-6:55 am Stevie 0

Walter Williams Each year, Earth Day is accompanied by predictions of doom. Let’s take a look at past predictions to determine just how much confidence we can have in today’s environmentalists’ predictions. In 1970, when […]

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Bitcoin soars above $1,400 to all-time high

May 2, 2017-7:04 am Stevie 0

Reuters Bitcoin surged to an all-time high above $1,400 on Tuesday, after more than tripling in value over the past year, with its most recent rise attributed to strong demand in Japan, where the digital […]

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Berkeley paradox: Birthplace of free speech now offended by it

April 27, 2017-1:25 pm Stevie 0

Christian Science Monitor The uproar over Ann Coulter’s scheduled talk underscores a shift in public understanding about freedom of expression – particularly on college campuses. The talk, set for April 27, has been called off. […]

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Cyber extortion demands surge as victims keep paying: Symantec

April 26, 2017-2:20 pm Stevie 0

Reuters By Alastair Sharp | TORONTO Hackers are demanding increasingly hefty ransoms to free computers paralyzed with viruses, as cyber criminals seek to maximize profits from large numbers of victims willing to pay up, according […]

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Google Rewrites Its Powerful Search Rankings to Bury Fake News

April 25, 2017-2:14 pm Stevie 0

Bloomberg Google isn’t planning to rid fake news from its search results — but it’s trying to purge it from the top. The Alphabet Inc. company is making a rare, sweeping change to the algorithm […]

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The Entrepreneur Who Brought Weed To Alaska Is Facing A 54-Year Sentence As Her Reward

April 19, 2017-3:29 pm Stevie 0

Forbes Alaska is seemingly incensed over the growing number of legal cannabis businesses starting to flower in the state, as officials are attempting to burn one of its home-grown and most dedicated activists with a rash of criminal charges. These […]

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‘Star Wars’-style desert moisture farming: New tech brings it a step closer

April 19, 2017-6:51 am Stevie 0

Researchers are working to take the process from science fiction to reality. A new study is demonstrating how one device could work even in dry desert conditions using only the power of the sun. Christian […]

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