Tag Archives: Internet

How Young Leaders Can Shake Up The Construction Industry 

The more present your company is on the internet and digitally, the more likely you are to outlast the transformation to digital dependency. 

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Cocoon’ Actor Wilford Brimley Dies At 85 

The actor, who became an Internet sensation for his pronunciation of “diabetes” in a Liberty Mutual ad, died Saturday morning at a Utah hospital.

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Google makes education push in India 

Google said on Monday that it has partnered with CBSE, a government body that oversees education in private and public schools in India, to deliver a “blended learning experience” across 22,000 schools in the world’s second largest internet market by the end of this year. The Search giant, which today also announced plans to invest $10 billion […]

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Who Gets the Banhammer Now? 

In a single week, some of the internet’s biggest platforms banned users and groups they had tolerated for years. What changed?

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Hong Kong Security Law Sets Stage for Global Internet Fight 

As the city grapples with new restrictions on online speech, American tech giants are on the front line of a clash between China and the United States over the internet’s future.

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Upgrade film review: Blumhouse sci-fi thriller is intellectually provocative and a moral tale of revenge and technology 

4/5 starsThis low-budget thriller, produced by Blumhouse and directed by Leigh Whannell ( The Invisible Man ), draws heavily on 1980s science fiction films to deliver an intelligent romp through a near-future digital society.Although its ruminations on the dangers of cybernetics, artificial intelligence, robotics and the Internet of Things are not original, […]

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Facebook makes education push in India 

Facebook, which reaches more users than any other international firm in India, has identified a new area of opportunity to further spread its tentacles in the world’s second largest internet market. On Sunday, the social juggernaut announced it had partnered with the Central Board of Secondary Education, a government body that oversees education in private [ […]

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The UK buys a 45 percent stake in broke satellite startup OneWeb 

After losing access to the EU’s satellite-navigation system Galileo due to Brexit, the UK is hoping to replace it with OneWeb satellites. A government-led consortium has won an auction for the satellite internet company, which filed for Chapter 11 ba…

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A patron saint of the internet? The pope is on it 

A 15-year-old boy who helped spread Roman Catholic teaching online is a good candidate to become patron saint of the internet, the Vatican says.

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Google to start paying some news publishers for content 

Google says it will start paying some publishers for their news content, in a move that could pave the way for reduced tensions between the internet search giant and the beleaguered news industry. The company said on Thursday that it plans to launch this year a licensing programme to pay publishers for “high-quality content”.

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Google to start paying some news publishers for content 

Google says it will start paying some news publishers for their journalistic content, in a deal that could ease tensions between the internet search giant and the beleagured news industry

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Google Sets Limit on How Long It Will Store Some Data 

The internet company has long been criticized about how much information it keeps on users. The change applies only to new accounts.

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MrBeast partners with MSCHF to give away $25,000 as part of a massive one-time game 

After making a name for himself on YouTube by giving away lumps of cash to his friends, family, and unsuspecting strangers around the country, Jimmy “MrBeast” Donaldson is opening his latest game to anyone. Donaldson has partnered with internet collective MSCHF for “Finger on the App,” a one-time multiplayer game with a very simple premise: the last person t […]

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