Derive

The Great Lakes contain as much plastic as the oceans

<b>Plastic is often thought of as an ocean contaminant, but it's in our freshwater lakes, too.</b><p>Thirty years ago, you wouldn't have wanted to eat fish …

Pollution

Protect Yourself from Financial Crises

A hedge is an investment that protects your finances from a risky situation. Hedging is done to minimize or offset the chance that your assets will …

Investing

A new David Bowie documentary on his early years is in the works

A prequel to the documentaries <i>David Bowie: Five Years</i> and <i>David Bowie: The Last Five Years</i> is underway.<p>According to <i>David Bowie News,</i> the new …

David Bowie

China development banks expand links with foreign lenders | Financial Times

China’s development banks — the biggest lenders in the sector worldwide — are ramping up co-operation with overseas financial institutions after …

China

Turkey and the migration crisis: a positive example for the Transatlantic community

Supposedly illiberal Turkey has set a powerful and positive example for upholding one of the most central of humanitarian values: providing shelter, …

Middle East

France beat Croatia to win World Cup in brilliant, daft final

A World Cup final which had it all: from the sublime to the tragic, comedy to calamity, and amidst it all a teenage star with a winners’ medal and a …

Soccer

A Little Rebellion

To understand our current political debate, it helps to have a view as to where we derive our rights — particularly freedom of speech, freedom of …

David Leyonhjelm

James Tanner - PLUS MINUS: A Midsummer Nights' Rating of Everything

Follow @james_tanner123 <br>We take the NHL's worst stat and put it to good use!<p><b>PLUS:</b> The NHL's off-season has been almost as fun as it's regular season. …

NHL

This Magic Formula Makes Couples More Likely to be Faithful

Have you ever seen an older couple out together, talking and laughing as if they were on a first date? If they are engaging in stimulating activity …

EUR/USD V USD/JPY, GBP, AUD, CAD: Levels, Ranges, Targets

Last week’s currency markets reported the 2nd week to Statistical nightmares: Statistical anomalies, where Majors in USD v Non-USD are at Statistical …

Trading

Is there a way to show a warning that a Result is redundant as a return type?

Is there an attribute like #[warn(redundant_result_as_return_type)] to show a warning that Result is redundant as a return type?(playground)This code …

Episode 2: Creating Advocacy

<b>What is brand advocacy?</b><p>Brand advocates are those who actively champion your brand and the value you<p>providethem,and will support your company by …

Business Development

BJP may appoint an OBC leader as party chief in Uttar Pradesh

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is considering another change of guard in Uttar Pradesh, and may appoint an Other Backward Class (OBC) politician as …

India

Yu Han Yu solo exhibition opens at Ethan Cohen KuBe

Ethan Cohen Gallery is presenting Yu Han Yu: Force of Nature, The Power of the Brush, a solo exhibition co-curated by Gan Yu and Ethan Cohen. The …

Art

84 Amur leopard remain in the wild: Study

Washington, July 15 (IANS) Scientists estimate that only 84 Amur leopards, a highly endangered specie, are left in the wild across its current range …

Wildlife

A growing number of scholars are questioning the historical existence of Jesus

Christmas is a time of year where people are supposed to put aside their differences and come together to celebrate in peace, love, and …

Theology

Type-safe, Type-level, Type-driven solutions with PureScript

Talk I gave at FEDC (Front End Design Conf) 2018 in TaiwanDescription from FEDC website:In this talk, Justin will talk about PureScript and how many …

Elites Miss the Point on Immigration Politics

The low wages elites pay immigrants are a huge driver of the wage stagnation and income inequality they so often claim to resent.<p>In her July 11 op-ed “The Elites Feed Anti-Immigrant Bias,” Joan C. Williams states that elites express “empathy for immigrants, viewed as vulnerable people separated …

Income Inequality

Athlone towers site to be stripped but future plans still unclear

The decommissioning process of the Athlone Power Station will range from stripping of disused electrical infrastructure and equipment from within …

Cape Town

Report: Some US Industries Could Thrive Amid Trade Tensions

Though the escalating tensions between the United States and several of its trading partners could hurt companies across a broad range of sectors, …

Economy

Ramaphosa secures new $10bn investment pledge from the UAE

President Cyril Ramaphosa has secured another $10bn (about R133bn) commitment for his multi-billion dollar investment drive, this time from the …

Business (South Africa)

Rent a tent: Startup matches landowners with campers

BERLIN, N.Y. — The idea came to Michael D’Agostino as he was driving past a beautiful farm and imagined what it would be like to camp there.<p>“It was a lightning-bolt moment,” said D’Agostino. He left his job in finance three years ago to launch the startup Tentrr, which matches landowners looking …

San Francisco

How a Luxury Travel Brand Drives Personalization at Scale

As the hype machine behind AI roars on, one hospitality company that integrated Jetlore's AI-powered service with Salesforce CRM software is seeing …

Luxury Travel

Innovation In The Legal Landscape

The legal landscape and its practice is undergoing a transformation because of technology’s infiltration into all aspects of legal services. From courtroom operations and document management to delivery of legal services, advances in technology provide law firms opportunities to grow and expand. …

Innovation

Chequers: A brief history of the British prime minister's country residence

Donald Trump will spend time at Chequers during his four-day “working visit” to Britain this weekend.<p>Preferring to sidestep the inconvenient truth of …

Great Britain

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

The worst thing about Nicki Minaj and Ariana Grande’s “Bed” video is it’s not “Side To Side.” This is Gabriela Tully Playmore subbing for Tom — here …

OpenOffice

What lovers must steal from the free speech movement

Atul Dodiya’s ‘Devi And The Sink’ from ‘Saptapadi: Scenes From Marriage (Regardless)’. Courtesy: Chemould Prescott Road and Atul Dodiya<p>On how they …

Business (India)

Guest Post: Best Video Marketing Tips to Grow Your Brand Online

Video marketing is undoubtedly the most effective form of online content marketing today. According to a recent survey, 71% of consumers who watch …

Marketing

How to go from a value of a finite discrete type to a (Finite n) and back, using the type's derived Generic instance, in Haskell?

I have a library that currently demands of users that they provide a helper function with type:so that the library implementation can use a very …

California and GDPR “light”: A Match Made in Plaintiffs’ Lawyers Heaven?

The CCPA does not apply to everyone—it applies only to for-profit entities doing business in California that (a) have annual gross revenues in excess …

Law