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Mitch McConnell

Trump, in Twitter Rant, Revisits Grievances Against Sports Figures

WASHINGTON — President Trump began his first Thanksgiving vacation in office with an early-morning Twitter rage in which he again vented about some of his favorite targets: sports figures he thinks have defied him.<p>The president called LaVar Ball, the father of one of three U.C.L.A. players arrested …

Donald Trump

Google admits it tracked user location data even when the setting was turned off

It did so via cell tower data<p>Android phones gather your location data and send it to Google, even if you’ve turned off location services and don’t have a SIM card, <i>Quartz</i> reported today.<p>The term “location services” oftentimes refers to exact GPS data for app usage, such as Google Maps finding your …

Privacy

PC vendors scramble as Intel announces vulnerability in firmware [Updated] | Ars Technica

Millions of computers could be remotely hijacked through bug in firmware code.<p>Intel has issued a security alert that management firmware on a number …

J.J. Abrams to turn acclaimed sci-fi anime Your Name into a live action film

An adventure through space and time<p>J.J. Abrams and Paramount Pictures have announced they’ll be turning the critically acclaimed Japanese anime <i>Your Name</i> into a live-action film. Abrams’ production company Bad Robot and Paramount will work with Toho, the company that produced the original film. <i>Your</i> …

Movies

Samsung's Foldable Phone Surprise: New Details Emerge

Samsung has been working on a foldable smartphone for years, but only now, we're hearing its folding mechanism might work in a different way than …

The iPhone 8's A11 Bionic chip couldn't hold up in a speed test against the Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Speed tests are non-scientific tests that pit two devices against each other and make them perform a series of tasks to see how much time it takes them to complete them.<p>They are a way to put synthetic benchmark results into practice, in a way, and yet the outcome can be very surprising, like in …

Phones

Deep state? 78 Obama appointees 'burrowed' in gov't, report says

By the time Barack Obama's presidency ended in January 2017, 78 of his political appointees had "burrowed" into government jobs over the course of six years, a report says.<p>The report from the Government Accountability Office was obtained by the Washington Times.<p>"Burrowing" refers to a process in …

Surveillance

Otto Warmbier body showed no clear signs of torture - coroner

<b>The coroner who examined Otto Warmbier's body has said there is no clear indication he had been tortured during his detention in North Korea.</b><p>The comments contradict statements made by the US student's parents in a TV interview with Fox on Tuesday.<p>They said North Korea had "systematically tortured" …

North Korea

Spotify is now deciding what music is politically acceptable for listening

Music is political. Musicians are political. This we knew. Turns out that music-streaming services, the digital platforms that are supposed to merely host all of our songs and albums, are as well.<p>Following a week of tumult in American politics that began with a violent race-related protest in …

Android creator Andy Rubin: Essential Phone is now available to order

Following months of anticipation and some broken promises, Android creator Andy Rubin has made it official: The Essential Phone has finally launched and is now available to order.<p>The brand new handset is currently listed for pre-orders on Essential’s own website as well as on Sprint and Best Buy – …

Mobile Technology

Science says climate change is affecting coffee bean growth and we are getting nervous

Brace yourself coffee lovers for some difficult news: According to a new study, coffee production across the globe is being threatened by global …

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When do First Crack start ?

The onset of First Crack (FC / 1st crack) is an important control point in the roast of coffee. Rapid development takes place in the taste from here …

Coffee Culture expanding with new brand of beans, Holderness Coffee Roasters

Coffee Culture, which has four locations in Corvallis, is expanding the roasting side of its business with a new brand of coffee beans, Holderness …

Coffee

Hirt’s Arabica Coffee Bean Plant – 3.5″ pot – Grow & Brew Your Own Coffee Beans

Arabica Coffee Plant – Coffea Arabica •Plants are approximately 6 inches tall •Attractive houseplant or shady patio bush •Easy to grow – fun to watch …

Scented Candles – Coffee Shop – Set of 3: Coffee Bean, Hazelnut, and Chai Tea – 3 x 4-Ounce Soy Candles

These smell amazing and make the entire room coffee scented and happy. A must have for any coffee lover. Love lighting the hazelnut or chai tea in …

Is Whole-Bean Coffee Really Better than Pre-Ground?

Unless you're a nay-saying tea drinker, coffee is most likely an integral part of your morning routine. And with more bagged options than ever …

6 Common Roast Defects & How to Recognise Them

Nobody achieves the perfect roast the first time, or the second time, or even the tenth time. It requires expertise and more than a few burnt beans …

Coffee

How Much Caffeine Is Really in Your Coffee Beans?

Anybody who's ever pulled an all-nighter knows all too well the feeling of throwing back cups of stomach-scorching, extra-extra-dark coffee just to …

A Beginner's Guide to Making Pour-Over Coffee at Home | MyRecipes

There are as many ways to brew coffee as there are to skin a cat, but one of the easiest ways to brew better coffee at home is by using the pour-over …

Coffee

How Knowing Too Much Can Hurt You at Work

<i>The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s</i> …

Leadership

5 Steps To Dramatically Build Your Brand, Digital Marketing Skills Authority Online

In this Blog Post, I’m going to be sharing 5 steps to dramatically affect your personal branding, <b>digital</b> <b>marketing skills</b> and authority …

Drive More Sales with Personal Branding and Social Selling

Welcome back to the MPN Podcast, where we speak with industry leaders and Microsoft Partners about the big ideas shaping business and technology …

Being cheap is not a point of difference. It’s a plague on your brand.

How is your product going to stand out? Have you thought about what will make it different? Have you thought about what makes it a better option?<p>Let …

Small Business