Lorenzo De Sio

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Even Before He Takes Office, Trump Knocks Automakers on Their Heels

DETROIT — Donald J. Trump has promised to change the way American automakers do business. Less than three weeks before his inauguration as president, he has already knocked the companies on their heels.<p>In a stunning reversal, Ford Motor, the nation’s second-largest automaker, said on Tuesday that …

High Pay Centre says £1,000-an-hour bosses will pass £28,000 average salary by lunchtime on ‘Fat Cat Wednesday’<p>The UK’s top bosses will have made more money by lunchtime on Wednesday than the typical UK worker will earn all year, according to an analysis that exposes the gulf between executives and …

Dopo pressioni Trump, Ford annulla nuova industria in Messico

Funziona l’offensiva di Donald Trump contro la delocalizzazione e per la difesa della produzione Made in Usa. Ford ha annullato la costruzione di una nuova industria in Messico. Un investimento da 1,6 miliardi di dollari per lo stabilimento di San Luis Potosi cancellato e 700 milioni di dollari …

Qui défend vraiment le revenu universel, idée à la mode de la présidentielle 2017 ?

Plusieurs candidats de gauche revendiquent la création d’un revenu universel. Une expression derrière laquelle se cachent des projets …

SAGE Journals: Your gateway to world-class journal research

SAGE Journals: Your gateway to world-class journal research

European Parliamentary Elections and National Party Policy Change - Zeynep Somer-Topcu, Michelle E. Zar, 2014

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SAGE Journals: Your gateway to world-class journal research

SAGE Journals: Your gateway to world-class journal research

Trace the convoluted worldwide structures that your bank uses to dodge taxes

It's no secret that big businesses use their global reach to minimize their taxes, but exactly how it's done is something of a mystery. A service called OpenCorporates hopes to make it easier to track all of that by explaining every single corporate structure there is — and it's created a …

What can Python and the New York Times tell us about gender?

How much can a handful of Python scripts reveal about our world? Neal Caren, an assistant professor from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, decided to see how <i>The New York Times</i> wrote about men and women. When you open a newspaper, how much of it is devoted to discussing each gender? …

Hear the Velvet Underground fade to static on a laser-cut wooden record

Records can be made out of just about anything: vinyl, 3D-printed plastic, paper, even ice. Over at Instructables, Amanda Ghassaei has set out to push the limits of music formats — after trying out Joy Division and the Pixies with 3D printing last year, she's moved on to laser-cut wood. The records …

Forget sex: how the idea behind Bang with Friends could revolutionize social interaction

Apple's Find My Friends, a mostly-unrelated concept.<p>Perhaps you've heard of Bang With Friends. It's a rather controversial thing. Simply put, it's a Facebook and mobile app that lets you pick which of your friends you'd like to "bang." Oh, but it's more clever than that: the app won't reveal your …

WSJ: Amazon working on phone with holographic display

The Wall Street Journal reports that Amazon is work on two smartphones, one of which features a holographic display. Sources familiar with the matter …

10 best note taking apps for Android

One of the many great things about having a smartphone is the ability to take notes. You have your smartphone on you at practically all times. That makes it a prime spot to put your moments of inspiration. Or a good place to put that you need to get milk at the store. Either way, it’s a great place …

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Get Automatic Lifelogging with Saga for Android

Meet Saga, the "Automatic Lifelogging" app. This is the app you've never known you needed. Remember what you were doing last Thursday? Saga remembers. OK, I guess that sounds a bit creepy. But really, here's what the app does...<p>Instead of forcing you to write a journal each day to talk about …

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Manage to-dos with these four Android apps

For a long time, Astrid was considered a go-to task management app for Android users. But with its recent acquisition by Yahoo and the news that it will officially be going away on August 5, fans of the app are likely looking for alternatives. With that in mind, I've put together a list of four of …

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