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Here are the Cowboys playoff chances based on this weekend’s possible outcomes

I had this dream last night where the Cowboys got Ezekiel Elliott back and went on a tear for the rest of the regular season. The young secondary was …

DeMarcus Lawrence

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The Power of Curation: ShareThis’ Paul Lentz’s Checklist for Success

What’s the link between sharing and curation—and how can publishers of all sizes take advantage of the power of curation to get more eyes on their content? That’s what we discussed with Paul Lentz, SVP of Publisher and Business Operations for ShareThis, a widget that lets people share any content …

Pictures of the Week 12.14.17

Protest

The Best Things We Bought in 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, we at Wirecutter are reopening our blog. As people who are truly passionate about how the things we own affect our lives, …

Shopping

2017 Was an Astounding Year for Space Images

From super moons to Saturn’s rings to distant galaxies.<p>One of the best ways to experience wonder in 2017 was to look up. In August, Eclipse Madness …

Astronomy

Do Good Companies ICO?

There has been a veritable explosion in the use of initial coin offerings (abbreviated ICO, sometimes also referred to as a token generating event or TGE, or a WTFLOL) to fund startups. Calculating the total investment in these offerings is complicated, but Coindesk puts the total right now at …

Venture Capital

What Causes Bipolar Disorder? Scientists Think They’ve Found 7 Potential Sources Of The Illness

Mental health issues are complex, and severe illnesses like bipolar disorder have long been been critically misunderstood. Though bipolar disorder …

Mental Disorders

Apple has a history of choosing cash over startups

Apple has more cash than any other technology company on the planet. Yet, to date, that hasn’t translated into spending on acquisitions.<p>Over the past five years, Apple has spent the least on M&A out of all the “Big Five” most valuable U.S. technology companies, a Crunchbase News analysis finds. …

Venture Capital

Ten Hacks for Your Camera in Less Than 100 Seconds

Photographers and cinematographers sometimes find themselves in the middle of a shoot wishing they had some piece of equipment to get that shot just …

Hacking

Ezekiel Elliott has bold prediction for first game back from suspension

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott is licking his chops thinking about the first game he will be eligible to return from his six-game …

Ezekiel Elliott

Facebook bravely admits that it is a problem, and suggests we spend more time on Facebook

Yesterday (Dec. 15), a strange post went up on Facebook’s corporate blog. It was strange because it suggested that Facebook might, in fact, be bad for you.<p>What solution can the social network provide? The same answer it gives to every question: namely, more Facebook.<p>The post was the latest in …

Facebook

YouTube briefly took down FCC chairman Ajit Pai

And the Electronic Frontier Foundation condemns it<p>The internet’s most hated man, Ajit Pai, was taken down from YouTube for seven hours after a copyright complaint from the record label Mad Decent. Earlier this week, <i>The Daily Caller</i> posted a video of the FCC chairman dismissing concerns over net …

Internet

How to Build the Self-Awareness That's Critical for Success

Self awareness is critical to our success -- educational, financial, and emotional.<p>It’s highly important to understand who we really are and what we …

Leadership

All the features I’m still getting used to on the iPhone X

Strong like, not love<p>Since the week before Thanksgiving, I’ve been using the iPhone X. Prior to that, I was using the iPhone 8 Plus, which Apple loaned me. During the busy fall reviews season, I also used the Google Pixel 2 and briefly used the Essential smartphone.<p>But this article isn’t a round up …

Phones

F.C.C. Repeals Net Neutrality Rules

WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission voted on Thursday to dismantle landmark rules regulating the businesses that connect consumers to the internet, granting broadband companies the power to potentially reshape Americans’ online experiences.<p>The agency scrapped the so-called net …

Internet

Trump and Russia: A timeline of the investigation

Donald Trump and family members attend the 2013 Miss Universe competition in Moscow. The pageant, owned by Trump at the time, was sponsored by Aras Agalarov, a Russian real estate developer. Following the pageant, Trump signed a deal with Agalarov to build a Trump Tower in Moscow, though the deal …

Donald Trump

Security finally got the awareness it needed in 2017. Now what?

Chatter about getting hacked isn’t just for gadget and security enthusiasts anymore. Cybersecurity has gone mainstream.<p>The first week of October's Cybersecurity Awareness Month kicked off with a bang.<p>But it wasn't because the campaign itself succeeded at generating awareness about digital threats. …

Cybersecurity

A timeline of events that led to the downfall of Travis Kalanick at Uber

Uber’s 40-year-old chief executive Travis Kalanick has resigned from the ride-sharing company.<p>On June 20, the New York Times reported that Kalanick, who helped found the company in 2009, resigned after five of Uber’s major investors sought his removal. Kalanick will reportedly stay on as a director …

Uber

Amazon officially owns Whole Foods; here are the products that are getting marked down

Amazon has officially sealed the deal with Whole Foods, and the promised price cuts are already hitting grocery stores.<p>Bananas for 49 cents a pound, …

Whole Foods

Snapchat goes public at $29bn and makes co-founders tech billionaires

Snap Inc’s IPO pushes Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy’s company ahead of Twitter and potentially creates a serious rival for Facebook<p>Snap Inc, the company behind disappearing messaging app Snapchat, has gone public with stocks soaring 44% on their first day of trading and valuing the company at $28bn.<p>…

Social Media

Groupon founder Andrew Mason is back with a cool new startup

• <b>Groupon founder Andrew Mason just launched a startup called Descript.</b>• <b><br>Descript is an ingenious audio editing tool for podcasters.</b>• <b><br>It was born out of the startup he launched after he was ousted from Groupon, called Detour.</b><p>Groupon founder Andrew Mason launched another new startup on Tuesday. It's …

Startups

A Russian Hacker Confessed to Hacking the DNC During the Election Campaign

A Russian hacker has confessed, in court, to being hired by Russian state intelligence to hack the Democratic National Congress’ computer systems in …

Russia

Five Principles of Journalism - Media Ethics

Five Core Principles of Journalism<p>1. Truth and Accuracy<p>Journalists cannot always guarantee ‘truth’, but getting the facts right is the cardinal …

German intelligence unmasks alleged covert Chinese social media profiles

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's intelligence service has published the details of social network profiles which it says are fronts faked by Chinese intelligence to gather personal information about German officials and politicians.<p>The BfV domestic intelligence service took the unusual step of naming …

China

The Declaration of Independence: Full text

IN CONGRESS, JULY 4, 1776<p>The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America<p>hen in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for …

This Ancient Wisdom Reveals 6 Rituals to Become Happier

People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the …

Happiness

I’m a doctor, and in October I tried to kill myself. I ended up as a patient on the very hospital wards I work on

Last weekend saw the walkout en masse of social mobility tsar Alan Milburn and all three of his fellow commissioners. In his resignation letter, …

Mental Health

The biggest excuses narcissists spin to keep you hooked — and why this makes them dangerous

• <b>Narcissists are very skilled liars.</b>• <b><br>They're great at spinning a web of lies to keep you hooked.</b>• <b><br>They also explain away their abusive behaviour by manipulating their partner into thinking they can't help it.</b>• <b><br>Sometimes they also shift the blame onto the partner.</b>• <b><br>You can't trust a narcissist, so the best</b> …

Relationships