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Cheap Package Deals: Tips for Finding the Best Travel Deals and Selecting the Right One for You

It’s so easy to find cheap package deals these days, just as long as you have the right tools in your hands. Airlines, hotels, cruise lines, tourism companies, restaurants, etc… often run promotions which include incredible savings. Such offers usually include a hotel stay for a certain number of nights and airfare between the destination city and other cities. As long as you’re not stuck with one specific place in mind, you should be able to find inexpensive travel packages. Last minute deals are often the way […]

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Dell XPS Tower Guide – A Great Series of Desktop PCs With Tons of Room for Expandability

Ever since the company was founded in 1984, Dell has been putting out quality personal computers that could be customized by consumers. One of the most popular series of desktops over the past 3+ decades has been the XPS. Today, the series continues with reliable desktops such as the Dell XPS Tower, which has high-performance graphics and as much memory as you need for doing your favorite tasks and running all of your applications. There are a couple of options available for this series, including the regular […]

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Why are so many rappers on LinkedIn?

The social network is normally considered a place for shirt-and-tie business types, but more than 30,000 rap artists are using it to promote their careers Many music fans follow their favourite artists on Instagram or Twitter but what about LinkedIn? Apart from the obvious perks who hasnt dreamed of congratulating their musical heroes on recent job promotions and work anniversaries? it is, apparently, a prime spot for rappers, with only a quarter of the social networks users are active. Perhaps it should not come as a surprise, […]

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Docker has raised $92 million in new funding

Docker, the company that did more to create today’s modern containerized computing environment than any other independent company, has raised $92 million of a targeted $192 million funding round, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The new funding is a signal that while Docker may have lost its race with Google’s Kubernetes over whose toolkit would be the most widely adopted, the San Francisco-based company has become the champion for businesses that want to move to the modern hybrid application development and information […]

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Meet the startups in the latest Alchemist class

Alchemist is the Valley’s premiere enterprise accelerator and every season they feature a group of promising startups. They are also trying something new this year: they’re putting a reserve button next to each company, allowing angels to express their interest in investing immediately. It’s a clever addition to the demo day model. You can watch the live stream at 3pm PST here. 21Squared – 21Squared is the first fashion app dedicated to help plus-size women find the perfect outfit. 65% of American women are considered plus-sized but […]

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Tesla shares crash after Elon Musk smokes joint on live web show

Musk calls the Guardian the worlds most insufferable newspaper, as two senior executives quit Tesla as market value falls 6% Tesla shares crashed 6% on Friday as two of its senior executives quit, just hours after the electric carmakers chief executive Elon Musk sparked concern by smoking marijuana on a live web show. The companys head of accounting, Dave Morton, and head of human resources, Gaby Toledano, said they were leaving the company, which has been placed at the centre of a string of controversies by its […]

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Tesla workers speak out: ‘Anything pro-union is shut down really fast’

Elon Musk has said he is neutral about a union but former employees blame their firing on their efforts to organize while current workers say a culture of fear persists For two years Dezzimond Vaughn was a well-regarded worker at the Tesla factory in Lathrop, California. Then he became involved in trying to organize a union and suddenly his job was on the line. They started changing rules without any remorse, Vaughn, a 31-year-old former Tesla computer-numeric-controlled (CNC) heavy machinery operator, told the Guardian. He cited a […]

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Chelsea Manning to discuss Cambridge Analytica during London visit

The whistleblower will speak in October at the Institute of Contemporary Arts dinner disclosing classified government documents to WikiLeaks. In October, she will be the main guest at the Institute of Contemporary Arts dinner, which is being held in her honour. Quick guide Cambridge Analytica: the story so far Show Hide What services did Cambridge Analytica provide? The UK-based company, an offshoot of an American military contractor called SCL Group, offered electoral services to politicians across the world, including the Ted Cruz and Donald Trump campaigns in […]

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Woman cons dozens of men into ‘date’ then sets them against each other

Natasha Aponte got her Tinder matches to meet in New York City, all thinking theyd be going on a one-on-one date Natasha Aponte is a New York-based model who isnt afraid of some drama on a first date. Over the past month, shes been using Tinder to arrange for hundreds of guys to meet her at the same place, at the same time, unbeknown to each other. At 6pm on Sunday, hundreds of men arrived at Union Square in Manhattan for what Aponte told them would be […]

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Type 2 Diabetes – Does Telemedicine Have a Place In Treating Diabetes?

Investigators at the University Hospital in Tours and several other research institutions in France have determined telemedicine is useful in dealing with both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes. Their work was reported on in August 2018 in the Telemedicine Journal and E-Health. The investigators combined 42 trials of the technique and analyzed them as if they were one large study with 6,170 participants… a total of 34 studies used devices for telemonitoring blood sugar levels while […]

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