Video shows Baltimore hospital discharging half-naked woman into cold winter night

January 15, 2018

… patient’s treatment went viral, and public backlash against the medical center grew. On Wikipedia, one user edited the University of Maryland Medical Center page, calling out the hospital for “ patient wearing only a hospital gown at a nearby bus stop in freezing temperatures.” And on Facebook, dozens of negative reviews have flooded the center’s page, with users criticizing the woman’s treatment. “The institution is deplorable. How DARE you leave …

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Facebook Tweaks Newsfeed to Favor Content from Friends, Family

January 15, 2018

… meaningful social interactions.” The upshot: The newsfeed algorithm will now give less weight to the popularity of posts and more weight to posts that encourage users to interact and comment. One of the big criticisms of Facebook in the past 18 months is that the content we see in the newsfeed is driven too much by Facebook’s obsession with persuading people to spend as much time as possible on Facebook. The more time people spend in the newsfeed, the more ad revenue Facebook makes. …

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The internet is having a field day with Trump’s assertion that he’s a ‘stable genius’

January 13, 2018

… a very stable genius at that! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 6, 2018 “A very stable genius, you say?” the internet asked in unison at Trump’s latest assertion of his presidential strength. “We’ll see about that.” Using the hashtag #stablegenius, Twitter users have rallied around Trump’s self-imposed title to get to the bottom of who this so-called intellectual and sound individual really is. Some made it clear that this stable …

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The Criminal Underworld Is Dropping Bitcoin for Another Currency

January 11, 2018

… use monero.” ‘Utility’ Too Yet criminals are probably only a fraction of monero’s users, according to Lucas Nuzzi, a senior analyst at Digital Asset Research, which provides research to institutional investors. “As with any disruptive technology, many of the initial use cases revolve around illicit activities,” he wrote in an email. But as everyday people grow concerned about privacy and surveillance, “there is utility in these currencies that go …

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Finally, A Way to Get 100% Real Targeted Niche Based Traffic on Complete Autopilot!

January 10, 2018

… traffic that is now bringing in profits.   And this works in ANY niche.   The guys behind this software have really done their homework on this. And they have tested this software like crazy before releasing it, together with a special  beta test group, where users were experiencing results almost immediately, after turning on the software.     The main purpose of this software is to allow you to get free targeted traffic, in any niche possible, and on autopilot. …

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The Grand Tor: How to Go Anonymous Online

January 8, 2018

Fifteen years have passed since a couple of MIT grads and a Navy-funded researcher first built The Onion Router, or Tor, a wild experiment in granting anonymity to anyone online. Today, Tor has millions of users. The original project has been endlessly hacked on, broken, and fixed again. While imperfect, it remains the closest thing to a cloak of anonymity for internet users with a high sensitivity to surveillance, without needing serious technical chops. And it’s stronger and more …

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Bitcoin Futures Start With a Bang as Rally Trips Circuit Breaker

January 5, 2018

… Until now, trading in bitcoin was driven mainly by individual investors who were willing to risk buying on mostly unregulated markets. Some users of those little-policed venues have been targeted by hackers who’ve stolen digital tokens. As of 9:29 p.m. New York time on Sunday, bitcoin futures expiring in January were priced at $17,080, up from an opening level of $15,000. About 1,315 contracts traded hands. Trading Halt The brief halt came at 8:31 p.m., about 2 1/2 hours after trading …

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The Bitcoin Whales: 1,000 People Who Own 40 Percent of the Market

January 3, 2018

… cryptocurrency is up nearly twelvefold from the beginning of the year. About 40 percent of bitcoin is held by perhaps 1,000 users; at current prices, each may want to sell about half of his or her holdings, says Aaron Brown, former managing director and head of financial markets research at AQR Capital Management. (Brown is a contributor to the Bloomberg Prophets online column.) What’s more, the whales can coordinate their moves or preview them to a select few. Many of the large owners …

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Roy Moore arrived to the polls on horseback, and everyone’s laughing

December 30, 2017

… distraction. But Twitter users and horse aficionados saw one glaring problem: the man’s form was tragically terrible.  This is hilarious, his form sucks & that horse was thinking about bucking him pic.twitter.com/NLWfm8QtlY — Molly (@Molly_Kats) December 12, 2017 Like I haven’t regularly ridden a horse since childhood but, at minimum: reins gathered in one hand, lean forward, don’t stick your legs out like you’re on a goddamn carousel — Anna …

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This Multicolored Dresser Is The New “The Dress” & Were Screaming

December 30, 2017

… original poster suggested. So take a look for yourself — what two colors do you see? Redd I don’t know about you, but I’m seeing a dusty pink and light blue on this set of drawers. And there are other users that agree with me and are seeing some sort of pink and blue shades on this dresser. This bring our total number of color combination options up to three. Other Redditors are seeing a beige-y pink color and a very light shade of green instead, giving users a fourth …

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Dictionary.com hits Mike Pence for his fawning praise of Trump

December 30, 2017

… with some Twitter users, who quickly said they would be following Merriam Webster instead of Dictionary.com in light of the Pence trolling. Except they might not be happy with Merriam Webster either. You should stay out of politics. I will now be using @MerriamWebster exclusively. Thanks for helping me with that choice. — Neal Carpenter (@nealdcarpenter) December 21, 2017 You had to go there. I expect a resource website to be apolitical. Merriam-Webster it is. — Robyn Coggins …

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People Are Tweeting Their Old Screen Names In Honor Of AIM Dying & It’s So Funny

December 25, 2017

… obsolete, replaced by in-app messaging and other services like iMessage, WhatsApp, and WeChat. Initial news of the shutdown prompted a flurry of sad tweets, and internet users have been dreading the day the service would finally end for good. Now, that day is here, and along with mourning the service itself, the internet is also mourning the deaths of their old screen names. 🕯Today AOL will shut down AIM for good. Farewell “sockerqt972.” Yes, I thought that screen name was …

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New Mexico School Shooter Had Secret Life on Pro-Trump White-Supremacy Sites

December 24, 2017

… violence and cries for help. When users saw posts from Atchison, who went by dozens of names like Adam Lanza and Future Mass Shooter on both larger platforms like YouTube and racist communities like The Daily Stormer, they would often ask how his manifesto was going. Despite local law enforcements claims that he wasnt a known threat, and a visit from the FBI in 2016, Atchison spent most of the last half-decade glorifying school shooters on alt-right websites and posting plaintive appeals for …

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It’s time to nationalize the internet

December 19, 2017

Last Tuesday, the Federal Communications Commission, led by deregulation zealot Ajit Pai, presented a plan to dismantle net neutrality in America. Not only must we fight to prevent that from happening, we must ensure it can never happen again. Net neutrality is the principle that all internet data delivered to customers must be treated equally. Net neutrality rules prevent internet service providers (ISPs) from allowing users to see more of some types of content and less of others. Some …

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Online Dating Is A Hunting Ground For Narcissists And Sociopaths: How To Protect Yourself In The Modern Dating Age

December 19, 2017

… meaningful may be traumatized and retraumatized by the number of people who pretend to be looking for a serious relationship while misrepresenting their true intentions. Studies show that deception is common on these apps, with users creating an illusory image of who they are and what they are looking for, resulting in frustrating romantic encounters (Purvis, 2017). Self-Care Tip A digital detox is needed, especially in times like these. Frequent online dating app users may want to take a break …

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Meet The Man Who Has Been Locked In This Machine Since 1952

December 16, 2017

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How to bring more traffic to your site using viral content curation and Trending Traffic

November 28, 2017

… use this (common sense but underused) advice to your advantage? Browse the top sites daily, looking for interesting articles Grab the most shared/liked content because that’s what users like Post it for your users And then ask them to Like/Share so you get extra bonus exposure Seems like a lot of work, right? Browsing through hundreds of posts a day isn’t a grunt work task I really want to take on. (And I can’t blame you!) A good friend of mine Justin Anderson is a pioneer in getting …

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