Finance Magnates
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In the wake of Brexit, Theresa May has pledged to take an active part in boosting the UK economy.
The Sun Daily - Tech
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She added that "approximately 90 percent of our daily active users have already taken or do not need to take remedial action to protect their accounts, and we're aggressively continuing to drive this number up." Yahoo boasted having more than a billion users monthly in 2016, with more than 650 million of those people connecting from mobile devices. Hack aftershocks The US Securities and Exchange Commission has opened an investigation into whether Yahoo should have informed investors sooner about two major data breaches, the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter. US law requires companies that fall victim to such hacks disclose them as soon as they are deemed to affect stock prices. Yahoo announced in September that hackers in 2014 stole personal data from more than 500 million of its user accounts. It admitted another cyber attack in December, this one dating from 2013, affecting over a billion users.
Collective Evolution
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The body usually makes it, but given all the stresses we are under, we often become depleted. 6. Methylation nutrients (folate and vitamins B6 and B12). These are perhaps the most critical to keep the body producing glutathione. Methylation and the production and recycling of glutathione are the two most important biochemical functions in your body. Take folate (especially in the active form of 5 methyltetrahydrofolate), B6 (in the active form of P5P), and B12 (in the active form of methylcobalamin). 7. Selenium. This important mineral helps the body recycle and produce more glutathione. 8. A family of antioxidants including vitamins C and E (in the form of mixed tocopherols) work together to recycle glutathione. 9. Milk thistle (silymarin) has long been used in treating liver disease and helps boost glutathione levels. Sources: http://drhyman.
Inc.
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Shouting into the social media echo chamber is not enough. Here are a few ways you can make a difference right now.
The Northern Echo
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STORIES from four decades of active Army service as the “head of the family” for the Royal Dragoon Guards based in Catterick Garrison have been re-told to Rotarians.
GCMLP
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1). Starting in the 1990’s and continuing through today, female super characters have grown in popularity and acceptance among both male and female fans. According to John Shelton Lawrence, “in exploring the difference between the relatively mediocre success of the Wonder Woman character (1942 – present) and the smash celebrity of Buffy the Vampire Slayer (19972003), …a gradual evolution in public taste for the female heroic” has emerged (Lawrence, 2005, p. 2). The authors of the communication textbook Media in Society agree, writing “…a new generation of empowered girls and women has led to the inclusion of strong role models in the media, such as physically assertive girls and women who solve their own problems” (Campbell, Jensen, Gomery, Fabos, Frechette, 2014, pp. 228-229). Chief Strategy Officer at JWT London Tracy Follows adds “…we need young girls to grow up in the presence of female characters that are active risk takers: female icons who are clearly seen to take on their enemies, their problems and even their ambitions, and risk it all in order to win (Follows, 2014, p.
The Sun Daily
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GOMBAK: Selangor has launched a healthcare subsidisation scheme called "Peduli Sihat" which is estimated to benefit one million residents in the bottom 40% income group (B40). Selangor Mentri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali said the scheme applies to about 250,000 households in the state which earn below RM3,000 a month and will cost his government about RM125 million annually. "This is another programme initiated by the Selangor government to take care of the people, especially those from the B40 group. "This basic healthcare services is only available in Selangor, if we want the state to be prosperous, economically active and productive, there must be participation by healthy citizens," Azmin said during the launch of the scheme held at Bangunan Sultan Sulaiman here. Azmin also brushed off claims that the scheme was Pakistan Harapan's (PH) "bait" in garnering public support for the upcoming general election.
The Sun Daily
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IPOH: Police nabbed three individuals suspected to have acted as fake road tax middlemen for a syndicate involved in falsifying government documents, at Kampung Rapat Simpang Pulai here, yesterday. Perak Commercial Crime Investigation Department chief Supt Lee Ewe Kiang said RM4,700 cash and three fake road tax stickers were also seized from the suspects. "Police are in the process of getting a remand order on the three men," he said in a statement here today. He said the trio were suspected to have worked with five members of a syndicate dubbed 'Geng Tuah'. The five syndicate members who were apprehended on Friday and Sunday were believed to have been active for several years in falsifying identity cards, driving licences, road tax stickers and registration declarations for cloned or stolen cars. The case is being investigated under Section 420 of the Penal Code, which provides for a maximum 10 years jail and whipping and liable to a fine, on conviction. — Bernama
The Iran Project
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IRNAForeign Ministry Spokesman, Bahram Qasemi, said on Monday that Canadian government is expected to be more serious and active in resuming ties with Tehran. We hope Canadian government will act more seriously and actively; we too have necessary will for that within framework of conditions; we hope that such a positive event will be put in action eventually,' said Qasemi in his weekly press conference when asked by reporters on the prospect of Iran-Canada relations. Qasemi said steps still need to be taken for the ties to reach a specific point. He said it was not Iran to severe relations, rather it was Canada to cut relations unilaterally and without any tangible reason. “We hope that Canadian government will firmly attempt to restore relations between the two countries,” Qasemi said. Severing political and diplomatic ties is so simple and easy and its restoration to whatsoever will, is not easy, he said.
I4U News
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Tesla was working pretty hard to enhance its Auto pilot mode to the perfection. Since the fatal incident in May, 2016 when a car crashed while it was driven on an autopilot mode, Tesla was in major...
Android Police
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Futurity
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Most people who resolved to exercise more in 2017 have given up already or are on the verge of doing so. New research suggests joining a gym could prevent that fate. It's not surprising that people with a gym membership work out more, but the difference in our results is pretty dramatic, says Duck-chul (DC) Lee, an assistant professor of kinesiology at Iowa State University. Gym members were 14 times more aerobically active than non-members and 10 times more likely to meet muscle-strengthening guidelines, regardless of their age and weight. The results were similar in both men and women. Lee, corresponding author of the paper in PLOS ONE , says the study found people who belonged to a health club not only exercised more—for both aerobic activity and strength training—but also had better cardiovascular health outcomes.
Futurity
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Mondoweiss
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70 years after the Holocaust, employees with a Jewish background are now active at Max Planck, too. It is a place where people of different religions, nations, sex and skin colour work together on key issues relevant to our society and our future. The Institute is particularly defensive about the Gaza focus of Finkelstein's talk: Addendum: The internal Workshop was announced within the MPI for Social Anthropology as a closed group event. The chosen title relates to the working title of a forthcoming publication of Dr. Finkelstein (Gaza: an inquest into its martyrdom), since the main focus of the workshop will be the discussion of this manuscript. The topicJustification of the use of force by the state” will be discussed on the basis of this example. This is one of the fundamental questions in legal research and it is also relevant to the Gaza conflict. At his own site, Finkelstein has posted the Jerusalem Post news with the headline , Finkelstein Under Attack!
Forex News DailyFX
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Techradar
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Android Wear 2.0 is launching on February 9, and now we may have our first look - albeit a blurry one - at the LG-built smartwatches that will carry Google's updated wearable operating system. The picture above comes courtesy of TechnoBuffalo , which says a source provided the image purporting to show the LG Watch Sport and LG Watch Style. The LG Watch Sport is on the left, and the LG Watch Style on the right. We've heard these names linked to the new watches before , so it's likely the monikers will stick once the devices become official. Word is Google and LG have partnered on the watches in a relationship similar to Nexus devices (device built by a manufacturer for Google). Though fuzzy, you can see the Sport is intended to be a more active-style smartwatch with, we speculate, an emphasis on fitness. The Style, meanwhile, has a slimmer, more fashion-forward look.
South China Morning Post
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Mashable
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Earlier this month, I told you about the emerging world of social networking in virtual reality . But lurking on the sidelines of this newly active space is Facebook's own social VR behemoth known as Oculus Rooms. This is where the strategy behind the marriage of Facebook and Oculus begins to reveal itself. SEE ALSO: I spent 2 weeks socializing in VR, and I saw the future In some ways, the mobile version of Oculus Rooms is as powerful an experience as the Oculus Home app on the higher-end Oculus Rift . Currently only available for Gear VR users, Oculus Rooms first brings you to the same virtual apartment displayed when using the Oculus Rift. Then, when you're ready to launch into a social encounter with someone you've connected with on Facebook, you simply select the Party option and you're brought into a new virtual space with three distinct areas. Read more... More about Oculus , Oculus Rift , Virtual Reality , Vr , and Social Networking
SiteProNews
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S. Moreover, it is estimated there will be 169.2 million Facebook users in the U.S. by 2018. There are 1.79 billion monthly active users worldwide on the Facebook platform with 1.18 billion people using it on a daily basis. That's billion. Think about the potential your business has in getting in front of just a fraction of that. Fifty percent of 18-24 year-olds immediately log into Facebook when they wake up. If your target market is this age group, you now know the best time to be posting. Nearly 30 percent of users are aged 25-35, which is the most common demographic. This creates a great opportunity for you to get in front of this prime target audience and expand your brand reach more than any other marketing method can accomplish without having to pay multiple thousands of dollars to do so. The average time a user spends on Facebook each day is 20-plus minutes.