👉🏿Spotify is first to 100 million paid subscribers 👉🏿Google Assistant matches market share w/ Apple’s Siri less than three years after launch 👉🏿Indonesia has highest video call users in world 👉🏿Walmart may bring ‘shoppable’ TV shows and movies to Vudu in 2019 👉🏿Samsung revealed a $1,600 TV for millennials that rotates to turn into a […]
👉🏿Huawei’s phones get dropped from carriers worldwide 👉🏿Customers in Singapore and Philippines rush to sell off Huawei devices 👉🏿Google now lets you order food without a delivery app 👉🏿Facebook removes a record 3 billion fake accounts 👉🏿Las Vegas Approves $48.6 Million Boring Company Tunnel 👉🏿Amazon Is Working on a Device That Can Read Human Emotions […]
It’s coming ahead of the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen crackdown. China has blocked Wikipedia to varying degrees over the years, but now that censorship appears to be farther-reaching. A recent Open Observatory of Network Interference report has shown that China started blocking Wikipedia in all languages sometime in April, not just the Chinese-language version […]
Yuval Noah Harari, author of the critically-acclaimed New York Times bestseller and international phenomenon Sapiens, returns with an equally original, compelling, and provocative book, turning his focus toward humanity’s future, and our quest to upgrade humans into gods. Over the past century humankind has managed to do the impossible and rein in famine, plague, and […]
👥 Facebook Post Engagements According to Socialbakers, these are the top engaging post types on #Facebook: 1. Live video 🔴 2. Photo 📸 3. Video 📹 4. Link 🔗
Model 1(This model is what we currently have) 1. National Top Government make all kind of laws and policies. 2. Government collect money through tax, selling bond note & borrowing. 3. Government give out money/budget every year to all lower entities like Counties, Cities, to ministry of “security, education, transports, agriculture, etc.”. It is no […]
The World today woke up to a good news of Kylie Jenner hitting her one Billion dollars mark making her the youngest billionaire in history at least until now displacing Mark Zuckerberg. That’s a huge amount that you’ll rarely achieve in your lifetime. Think of the well paid profession and tell me how long you’ll […]
The Model 3 was supposed to be Tesla’s secret weapon in the car market, but fans are panicking after it disappeared from the company’s website, Electrek’s Fred Lambert reports. It was this base Model 3 with a standard battery pack that was supposed to be Tesla’s “secret weapon” on the car market, the affordable luxury […]
The UK would be ‘irresponsible’ to let Huawei into 5G, think tank warns Chinese tech giant Huawei is facing a new attack as it tries to persuade the UK government to let it help build super-fast 5G networks in the country. Top British cybersecurity officials are reportedly confident they can manage any risks from Huawei’s […]
«I choose a lazy person to do a hard job. Because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it.» 💬 Bill Gates Briefly about the main events of the day 🔴 UK manufacturers see stronger orders, average output growth – CBI. 🔴 Lloyds Bank brushes off Brexit fears with £4 billion investor […]
States suing Trump Administration over border wall emergency: – California – Colorado – Connecticut – Delaware – Hawaii – Illinois – Maine – Maryland – Michigan – Minnesota – Nevada – New Jersey – New Mexico – New York – Oregon – Virginia
Nearly 40% of small breed dogs live longer than 10 years, but only 13% of giant breed dogs live that long. The average 50-pound dog will live 10 to 12 years. But giant breeds such as great Danes or deerhounds are elderly at 6 to 8 years.
“𝗥𝗢𝗖𝗞𝗘𝗧 𝗧𝗢 𝗠𝗔𝗥𝗦” | Elon Musk is trying to make it a no-brainer for you to move to Mars. SpaceX is designing a new rocket ship, called Starship, to send about 100 people to Mars at a time. Musk says he is “confident” people could afford to “sell their home on Earth” and move to […]
A Moscow district court has ordered the detention of the founder and senior partner of Baring Vostok private equity, as part of an ongoing inquiry into fraud allegations. Other employees were also taken into custody. Michael Calvey, a US citizen, was detained in the Russian capital on Friday along with other Baring Vostok associates, Vagan […]
Today is a record moment in US history. The total national debt has surpassed $22 trillion for the first time ever. The runaway mountain of debt is a terrifying reminder of how fragile the fiat monetary system is. If you want to watch it pile up in real time, visit the US debt clock. It’s […]
«Profits are better than wages. Wages make you a living, Profits make you a fortune.» 💬 Jim Rohn Briefly about the main events of the day 🔴 London bankers will need ‘chaperones’ for EU clients under no-deal Brexit. 🔴 Exclusive: China ride-hailing giant Didi plans Chile, Peru launches to take on Uber. 🔴 Automakers brace […]
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK.B), the conglomerate run by billionaire investor Warren Buffett, sold some of its giant stake in Apple Inc. (AAPL), called it quits on Oracle Corp. (ORCL) and used some of its freed-up capital to top up on bank stocks in the last three months of 2018. The firm’s hotly anticipated 13F filing […]
Amazon: 647,500 Oracle: 137.000 Apple: 132,000 Microsoft: 131,000 Intel: 107,400 Alphabet: 98,771 Tesla: 45,000 Facebook: 35,587 PayPal: 21,800 Ebay: 14,000
– Area: 160 km2 – World’s highest GDP per capita (nominal) – No external debt – Unemployment: 1.5% – Has more businesses than people
Lactic acid is a normal byproduct of muscle metabolism, but it can irritate muscles and cause discomfort and soreness. Muscle soreness associated with exercise is known as delayed onset muscle soreness or DOMS.
Bulgaria freezes accounts of Venezuelan state oil firm after Washington ‘tip-off’ Authorities in Bulgaria have blocked transfers out of bank accounts belonging to Venezuelan state-controlled energy corporation PDVSA, according to Bulgaria’s chief prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov. Sofia apparently received information about transfers made by the Venezuelan oil giant, via its accounts in Bulgaria, to reportedly channel […]
Trillion-dollar-company Amazon skated through 2018’s tax filings without paying a cent for the second year in a row. The e-commerce behemoth, which made $11 billion last year, will pay no taxes at all, thanks to 2017’s tax reform.
Airbus is ending the A380 program, pulling the plug on its iconic superjumbo jet that once promised to revolutionize commercial air travel but failed to deliver on outsized expectations. The European plane maker said Thursday that it will stop delivering A380s in 2021 after its key customer, Dubai-based airline Emirates, slashed its orders for the […]
The future of Google increasingly lies outside Silicon Valley. Google (GOOGL) is planning to invest $13 billion in data centers and offices in more than a dozen US states this year, which it claims could pave the way for hiring tens of thousands of employees, according to a blog post from CEO Sundar Pichai on […]
The first smartphone, designed and marketed by Apple, hit the shelves in June 2007. RT decided to calculate how much a $500 investment would be worth today if the money had been invested in Apple stock instead of buying the original iPhone. On June 29, 2007, the official release date for the first iPhone in […]
Once upon a time there was a lonely trash bin. His name was John. John was very lonely because he always stays alone at home with no one to speak to. But one faithful day, the landlord of the building where John stayed at decided that today was the day to add two new trash […]
US Steel says it is restarting construction on an Alabama mill to take advantage of higher steel prices. The company had stopped work on a furnace at the plant in 2015 because of unfavorable market conditions. But US Steel said it resumed construction because of the Trump administration’s trade policies, as well as incentives from […]
First unit at Sasol’s Lake Charles chemical plant starts output Sasol on Wednesday began production at the first of seven units at its giant Lake Charles chemical plant in the U.S, boosting shares in the South African petrochemical group. The plant in Louisiana, which will cut the company’s reliance on fuel, has an expected output […]
“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.” 💬 Mahatma Gandhi Briefly about the main events of the day 🔴 UK economy to make modest post-Brexit recovery if deal agreed. 🔴 Exclusive: BT executives knew of accounting fraud in Italy unit – prosecutors. 🔴 LCH boss says no big shift […]
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When people and most animals hear, sound waves strike the eardrum and go to the inner ear, which is sensitive to the sound waves or vibrations. Snakes do not have eardrums, but their skins, muscles, and bones carry the sound waves to the inner ears.
1 taught you to believe in yourself 2 hired you into your dream job 3 helped you overcome unexpected setbacks 4 promoted you to bigger and better roles 5 laughed and cried with you 6 gave up on their dreams to support yours Have you thanked them?
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Have you ever faked a smile Have you ever been so sad To a point you couldn’t even cry? Have you ever spent a sleepless night where your mind wonders off till the morning light Have you ever felt so lonely even the thought of having company gives you goose bumps? Welcome to my life! […]
On November 2, 1868, the then-British colony of New Zealand officially adopted a standard time to be observed throughout the colony, and was perhaps the first country to do so. It was based on the longitude 172°30′ East of Greenwich, that is 11 hours 30 minutes ahead of GMT.
True icebergs are galcier fragments that have fallen into the sea. Glaciers are made of compacted smow, which is fresh water. Additionally, “sea ice” that forms from the freezing of sea water is also basically fresh water as well. This is because when saltwater freezes, it excludes salt from the ice crystal lattice.
The head of the femur articulates with the acetabulum in the pelvic bone forming the hip joint, while the distal part of the femur articulates with the tibia and patella forming the knee joint. By most measures the femur is the strongest bone in the body. The femur is also the longest bone in the […]
“Does anyone dare despise this day of small beginnings?” Zec 4:10 TM Imagine the temple lying in ruins, and having to be rebuilt from the ground up. That’s what things were like when Zechariah shared his vision with the people of Israel. Some thought it couldn’t be done, and others thought that their particular contribution […]
“The wise have wealth…but fools spend whatever they get.” Pr 21:20 NLT It’s foolish to buy things you don’t need and can’t afford, especially when your bills are overdue and you’ve nothing set aside for the future. Your financial security is determined by what you owe, not by what you earn! Having to work for […]
“The godly love to give!” Pr 21:26 NLT The level of financial blessing God will entrust to you depends on three questions: (1) Are you mature enough to handle it? (2) Are you hoping to reap but unwilling to sow? (3) Are you a hoarder or a giver? God knows we can’t all give the […]
Epinephrine and norepinephrine are two separate but related hormones secreted by the medulla of the adrenal glands. They are also produced at the ends of sympathetic nerve fibres, where they serve as chemical mediators for conveying the nerve impulses to effector organs.
The Continental Divide, also called the Great Divide, is a natural boundary line separating waters that flow into the Atlantic Ocean or Gulf of Mexico from those that flow into the Pacific Ocean. It runs north-south from Alaska to northwestern South America.
A mushroom is neither a fruit nor a vegetable; technically mushrooms aren’t even plants. They are a special type of fungus—a notion that puts some people off. If you don’t mind the fungus part, though, mushrooms are a great addition to a healthy diet—not to mention totally delicious.
Bones, stop growing after puberty and muscle and fat cells also stop dividing. But cartilage – that’s the plastic-like stuff in ears and noses – cartilage continues to grow until the day you die. Not only does cartilage grow, but the earlobes elongate from gravity.
Your lips’ red or pink pigment comes from underlying blood vessels — red-colored, blood-filled capillaries are close to the thin skin on your lips. The transition of the reddish-pink outline of your lips to the rest of the skin is called the vermillion border, and it’s found only in humans.
Exercise is very important in maintaining a healthy body and the muscle mass % is a useful indicator to control it. The normal muscle mass percentage on the body weight lies between 38% and 54% for men and between 28% and 39% for women depending on age and physical activity level.
Cats, dogs, and many nocturnal creatures appear to have glowing eyes because the back of their eyeballs include a special reflective layer called the tapetum lucidum. This helps animals (cats in this case) see better in low light by working like a mirror on the retina to reflect the light back through the eyes,
Your body will replace the blood volume (plasma) within 48 hours. It will take four to eight weeks for your body to completely replace the red blood cells you donated. The average adult has eight to 12 pints of blood. You will not notice any physical changes related to the pint you donated.
When The mutable grace of our world becomes my ultimate path of survival; when every atom,every molecule,every blood bids to stand firm posing change; when beliefs propel from here and there with every pump in my heart; i chose to move and stay still however ambiguous that sounds. My thoughts are weekday fatigues,abridged arrays of […]
By Andrea Gibson;______________________________From the other end of the phone line my little sister says “Andrea, poppy flowers are beautiful in the right light.” I say: Laura, you’re right. And land mines look like toys to children until their limbs explode. And their families find their bodies in ditches on the side of the road. Our […]
Oases support some life forms in extremely arid deserts. The Sahara covers large parts of Algeria, Chad, Egypt, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Western Sahara, Sudan and Tunisia, extends over 9,000,000 km² (over 3,475,000 sq mi) and it covers about 1/4 of the African continent.
The first few hundred web sites began in 1993 and most of them were at colleges, but long before most of them existed came Archie. The first search engine created was Archie, created in 1990 by Alan Emtage, a student at McGill University in Montreal.
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A lot of stupidity and totalitarian thinking has arisen with a #Metoo movement. Everyone around the world heard about Harry Weinstein story and I will not defend this man, he got what he deserved for being a pig. But I cannot take the fact that some mentally ill women are collecting signitures to ban Matt […]
Reading is not a chore. Reading is theft. It is a robbery. Someone smarter than you has spent 20 years beating their head against the wall trying to solve the problem you’re dealing with. You can steal that hard won knowledge and make it yours. That is power.
What percentage of our brain do we use? The popularly and widely spread belief that we only use or have access to 10 percent of our brain’s power is often used to speculate about the extent of human abilities if only we could utilize our brain’s full capacity. In reality, this claim is 100 percent […]
Which is the master gland in human body? The thyroid gland, ovaries, testes, mammary glands, and the cortex of the adrenal glands are all stimulated by the hormones of the anterior pituitary, resulting in the pituitary gland being known as the “master gland” for its control of the endocrine system.
⬛️ Folks, I’d also like to learn how to escape conformism. Do I know all of the answers ? No. However we all must intuitevly realize that answers lie in our brains. That means we should look deeper into ourselfs, but how do you do it? Well it’s very problematic, because we are conscious, but […]
Innovation capability. 1. Germany 2. US 3. Switzerland 4. Taiwan 5. Sweden 6. Japan 7. UK 8. South Korea 9. Netherlands 10. Finland 11. France 12. Denmark 13. Canada 14. Singapore 15. Austria (World Economic Forum)
Blocked in China: – Google – Facebook – YouTube – Wikipedia (Chinese) – Twitter – Netflix – Instagram – Tumblr – WhatsApp – BBC – New York Times – Bloomberg – Reuters – WSJ – TIME – The Economist -Bing(Blocked Today)
PREDICTION: Chances of winning the Democratic Party presidential nomination in 2020. Kamala Harris: 25% Beto O’Rourke: 20% Joe Biden: 17% Bernie Sanders: 13% Elizabeth Warren: 10% Other: 15%
Best-selling cars, 2018 (units sold) 1.Ford F-Series: 909,330 2.RAM Pickup: 536,980 3.Chevrolet Silverado: 531,158 4.Toyota RAV4: 427,168 5.Nissan Rogue: 412,110 6.Honda CR-V: 379,021 7.Toyota Camry: 343,439 8.Honda Civic: 325,760 9.Toyota Corolla: 303,732 10.Chevrolet Equinox: 299,449
Target of digital transformation efforts: 1. IT 2. Marketing 3. Customer service 4. Customer experience CX 5. Mobile 6. E-Commerce 7. Sales/Channel 8. Employee engagement 9. HR 10. Innovation ‘State of Digital Transformation 2018-2019’
Fastest internet speeds in the world: 1. South Korea 🇰🇷 2. Hong Kong 🇭🇰 3. Norway 🇳🇴 4. Sweden 🇸🇪 5. Switzerland 🇨🇭 6. Singapore 🇸🇬 7. Japan 🇯🇵 8. Finland 🇫🇮 9. Netherlands 🇳🇱 10. Latvia 🇱🇻 11. Denmark 🇩🇰 12 .US 🇺🇸