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Brazil mayor who ran town via WhatsApp wanted for corruption

<b>A mayor in Brazil is on the run after she was accused of siphoning off funds from the school system and running the town remotely through WhatsApp.</b><p>Lidiane Leite, 25, lived a life of luxury in the capital of Maranhao state, prosecutors said.<p>They say her only contact with her town, Bom Jardim, was …

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6 Unlucky Artists Who Never Got Paid for Their Famous Works

The man who invented the smiley face is not smiling.<p>Your "nice-guy" attitude might not help you make it in the art world: sometimes, someone else will get filthy rich off your stroke of genius. There are hundreds of examples of artists and performers who were just a bit too laconic to make the most …

Michael Jackson

Getting Banned From The App Store Was The Best Thing That Happened To Us

Marco Nardone Contributor<p>Marco Nardone is the founder and CEO of Fling and Unii.<p>“Brace yourself, Marco…we’ve just been removed from the App Store.” With those words, I visualized everything we’d slaved over for months crumple itself into a ball of trash and — ironically — flinging itself into the …

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5 Things Entrepreneurs Know That Other Professionals Don’t | Inc.com

<i>Answer by Peter Baskerville, Wrote the Australian national qualification for Vocational Graduate Certificate in Entrepreneurship, teach it at Southbank Institute of Tech, on Quora,</i><p>Here are the things I have found to be true, but that my contemporaries in corporate, government and managerial-type …

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Court demands Google hand over the identity of 'Avengers 2' trailer leaker

Today's dispatch from the department of irony comes courtesy of Marvel Studios. When the trailer for <i>The Avengers: Age of Ultron</i> prematurely appeared online, the studio went into lockdown to find the leaker's identity. According to documents found by <i>Mashable</i>, the outfit has traced the incident to a …

What Interstellar Got Right and Wrong About Science

If you’re one of the estimated 3 gajillion people who have seen or will see Chris Nolan’s blockbuster movie <i>Interstellar</i>, one thing is already clear …

Matthew McConaughey

Taylor Swift Explains Why She Knew Spotify Was Trouble

Taylor, I’ma let you finish but… Spotify is still one of the best music streaming services of <i>all time</i>.<p>Now that I got that off my chest, let’s take a look at tall musician Taylor Swift, and her thoughts on the “grand experiment” of Spotify, where she explains why she pulled her entire catalog off of …

The US Is Trying to Get 11 Countries to Enforce Its Draconian Copyright Laws

The Trans Pacific Partnership will rewrite international law.<p>The last several years have been fraught with long extradition hearings for copyright mafiosos such as Kim Dotcom, to the endless frustration of the US government. But, under the terms of a controversial proposed trade agreement, America …

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