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3.4 Magnitude Earthquake Probably Caused by Explosion Hits North Korea

A 3.4-magnitude earthquake hit the northeastern part of North Korea, China's Earthquake Networks Center (CENC) said Saturday.<p>© AP Photo/ Richard …

'This is crazy,' sobs Utah hospital nurse as cop roughs her up, arrests her for doing her job

By all accounts, the head nurse at the University of Utah Hospital’s burn unit was professional and restrained when she told a Salt Lake City police detective he wasn’t allowed to draw blood from a badly injured patient.<p>The detective didn’t have a warrant, first off. And the patient wasn’t …

Crime

Delphi to add 100 jobs to self-driving operations in Pittsburgh area

A major auto supplier developing self-driving cars in Pittsburgh is growing its presence in the region.<p>Delphi will create about 100 jobs in the next …

Blockchain Demo

Mike Rowe Absolutely Destroys Guy Who Accuses Him Of Being A White Nationalist

“Dirty Jobs” host Mike Rowe had some choice words Tuesday night in response to a question he got accusing him of harboring “white nationalist” …

Clocktower penthouse in Brooklyn [3600x2400]

Explain Ethereum like I'm five

Feel free to touch on any other blockchain topics, also like I'm five. 😝<p>It took me a few hours of solid research to understand blockchain. I know …

A Leading Elephant Conservationist Has Been Murdered in Tanzania

Police in Tanzania have launched an investigation into the murder of a leading elephant conservationist who was shot dead in Dar es Salaam. He had …

Wildlife

Ethereum Is Coding's New Wild West

<b>Pelle Braendgaard has the textbook bio</b> of an old-guard programmer. At 12, he often went to his local computer store in Denmark to write BASIC code on …

Blockchain

Kerberos explained in pictures

<i>This article originally appeared on my blog</i><p>Kerberos is an authentication protocol that can be used for single sign-on (SSO). The idea behind SSO is …

Kangaroos are confusing self-driving cars

Manufacturers of driverless cars promise that collisions will become a thing of the past.<p>Self-driving cars will be safer, they claim. With super …

Roads

James Damore, Google, and the YouTube radicalization of angry white men

For the YouTube CEO, Susan Wojcicki, the Google manifesto was personal and painful. After reading the news of engineer James Damore’s 10-page memo criticizing diversity initiatives, her daughter asked: “Mom, is it true that there are biological reasons why there are fewer women in tech and …

Internet

GoDaddy and Google have refused service to a notorious neo-Nazi site

But the site will still be able to operate unless its server host takes a stand.<p>Within 48 hours of the Charlottesville Unite the Right rally, notorious neo-Nazi website the Daily Stormer lost its server host and two separate domain registrars.<p>On Sunday, GoDaddy made the decision to terminate domain …

Three Reasons Men Should Read Lean In

You might have noticed that Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg has a new book out. <i>Lean In</i> builds on her TED talk, “Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders,” which has been seen over 2,000,000 times and launched a national conversation among women.<p>No doubt, her book will be devoured and discussed by women. But …

Women & the Leadership Labyrinth Howard vs Heidi

Posted at 14:56h in media by mariakatsarou<p><b>Heidi Roizen was a successful Silicon Valley venture capitalist who became the subject of a case study at</b> …

Silicon Valley

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Frank Lloyd Wright-Designed Home on a Private Island Goes Up for Sale

From Fallingwater in Pennsylvania to Taliesin West in Arizona, many works of architect Frank Lloyd Wright are known for their stunning natural …

Architecture

Amazon could start selling event tickets in the US

Amazon might get into event ticket sales, according to a new report from Reuters. The commerce giant has eyed the space, which is largely dominated by Live Nation’s Ticketmaster in the U.S., and found it a space for plenty of potential opportunity, according to the outlet’s sources.<p>There’s …

Selling

Oh, shit, git!

Git is hard: screwing up is easy, and figuring out how to fix your mistakes is fucking impossible. Git documentation has this chicken and egg problem …

All the times Elon Musk has trash-talked Tesla’s stock price as overvalued

Tesla delivered just 76,230 cars last year, remains mired in debt, and profitability is a distant speck on the horizon. Yet Ford, which earned 22-times more revenue, billions in profits, and manufactured 6.6 million cars in 2016, is worth far less as valued by investors.<p>Tesla CEO Elon Musk keeps …

Watchmakers Are Betting Big Bucks on Green This Year

“Color is back in a big way,” says Matthias Breschan, chief executive officer of innovative Swiss watchmaker Rado. After a few years of pushing blue …

Test Doubles - Fakes, Mocks and Stubs.

This text was originally posted at Pragmatists blog<p>In automated testing it is common to use objects that look and behave like their production …

How we designed Foursquare Swarm 5.0

Revamping our lifelog app<p><i>Over the past eight months, the Swarm team has been hard at work researching, prototyping, and building towards Swarm 5.0.</i> …

Brotopia is burning

In the late 1990s, the phrase the “new economy” was coined in reaction to Internet companies that seemed to defy all the normal laws of business …

Why Goldman Sachs Seized a Client’s 217-Foot Yacht

Wall Street banks’ latest gold rush is making loans to wealthy clients; collateral includes Warhol and rare wine collection<p>By<p>Liz Hoffman<p>Goldman Sachs Group Inc. owns hundreds of billions of dollars of stocks, bonds and commodities. Add to its portfolio: a 217-foot luxury yacht called Natita.<p>The …

Read YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki's Response to the Controversial Google Anti-Diversity Memo

Yesterday, after reading the news, my daughter asked me a question. “Mom, is it true that there are biological reasons why there are fewer women in …

A Japanese Telecom Giant Bets $1 Billion on Pharma

SoftBank, the Japanese telecommunications giant, has been on a multibillion-dollar acquisition and investment spree for the past year or so. It isn’t …

Biotechnology

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Internet

Amazon is telling third-party booksellers they must speed up delivery times by up to 40%

An East Coast seller, who asked that we not use his name for fear of retribution from Amazon, said he's been selling books on the site for 13 years, …