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Unless we dig deep (and for me it was having the experience of a health decline correlating with increased exposure) we might remain hooked by the media-presented ‘benefits’. Let’s occasionally recognise the shortcomings of the wireless revolution and share this with our circle of influence. With the outlay of the hyper-powerful 5G just around the corner in 2020, as they say in the movies, “you aint seen nothing yet.” If you appreciate this article, please consider a digital subscription to New Dawn. „Benjamin Nowland is the author of Playing GOD Biological and Spiritual Effects of Electromagnetic Radiation , a book for empowered action-takers in the community, health practitioners and for those experiencing symptoms. For further information on Ben’s work, visit his website www.dharamhouse.com . BENJAMIN NOWLAND (Honours Mechanical Engineer, Grad.
TechCrunch
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Official platform of hot takes Medium has launched its new business model: paid subscriptions, which the company said it would debut sometime this quarter at Upfront Summit back in early February. Medium started the year with some tough times, including layoffs and a change in direction, so its got a lot riding on these subscriptions attracting some... well, subscribers. Read More
TIME - Top Stories
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One of them even specified that the job came with no responsibilities. And the journals did not do much to conceal their pecuniary motivations either. Any money Szust generated by attracting scientists who would pay to publish would be split 60-40, with the journal taking the larger share and her keeping the remainder. Sometimes an upfront fee was requested from Szust a mandatory $750 subscription to the journal, for example. Spotting and avoiding predatory journals is not terribly difficult. A catalog like Beall's, for example, is effectively a blacklist, and both JOAC and JDR serve as whitelists, according to Pisanski and her colleagues. The bigger problem, they say, is finding a way to scale back the consuming role of publishing in determining academic advancement or at least reducing the constant stress the process causes the academics themselves.
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Variety
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Chinese social media giant Tencent says that more than 20 million people paid for video content on its websites last year, reflecting a growing acceptance of transactional and subscription models in a country where advertising-supported VoD has been dominant. The number was included in Tencent’s 2016 financial report, which was published Wednesday after the close... Read more »
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China’s social media giant, Tencent says that over 20 million people paid for video content on its websites during 2016. That points to growing acceptance of transactional and subscription models in the world’s most populous country, where advertising-supported VoD has been the dominant video streaming model. The disclosure was made as part of Tencent’s 2016... Read more »
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Are you a fan of horror movies? Anime? Arthouse? British dramas? Whatever your off-the-beaten-path obsession is, there’s a subscription video service just for people like you out there. Parks Associates estimates that there are now close to 100 video subscription services in the U.S. and Canada. Barely a week goes by without a network or... Read more »
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Cheap Office If youre prepared to pay a little more, its also worth bearing in mind that you can buy this model with the Type Cover and an Office 365 Home subscription for 1,000 also a neat bargain considering that bundling this Surface Pro 4 with a Type Cover raises the price to 988 anyway (meaning that youre getting Office 365 for 12, effectively). Via: Windows Central Want a different 2-in-1? Then check out our top picks for convertibles
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Whether you're looking for a streaming box to help you cut the cord, or augment your cable subscription, the Roku 3 has the features, build quality and simplicity you're looking for. US buyers may want to pay a little bit more for the Roku Premiere instead and get 4K streaming. Roku Express deals The best entry-level streamer For US buyers, this is the cheapest Roku family member. The Roku Express is newer and cheaper than the Roku Streaming Stick and does all the same jobs. If you want tot turn any HDMI TV into a Smart TV for as little as possible - this is for you. It's not for you if you live in the UK though, but you can still buy the similar Roku Streaming Stick below. Roku Streaming Stick deals It's a Roku streamer in HDMI-stick form like a Chromecast It's not quite as affordable as the Chromecast, but it has more of the apps that people want right now, including Amazon Instant Video.
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The Week
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The paper also concentrates on May's outfits in the photoshoot, which veer away from the £995 leather trousers she wore during a Sunday Times interview last year, for which she was criticised. The Guardian 's Anne Perkins says the interview's "big revelation" is "just how dull [May] is". "The prime minister has copied John Major in her determination to be as boring as it is possible to be while also leading a major western power," she says. While the unusually lengthy interview was "quite a coup for US Vogue's British editor Anna Wintour", The Independent says it comes as no surprise – the Prime Minister's fondness for the glossy fashion magazine is a matter of public record. During her time on Radio 4's Desert Island Discs in 2014, the PM said her choice of luxury item would be a "lifetime subscription to Vogue". People Theresa May Donald Trump Vogue
Techradar
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The camera is behind the characters this time, making for a more direct connection to the action than simply guiding your lord around with a mouse, but the premise will be either familiar if you've played its inspirations, or a way to get the feel for the style if you haven't. Gods include Zeus, Thor, Kali, Artemis and... Cupid? Well, at least he has his own bow Play Smite for free 18. Lord of the Rings Online Many MMOs are being launched or relaunched as free-to-play at the moment, but Lord of the Rings Online is one of the titles that most warrants a second look. Not only is it an excellent game in its own right, it's one of the more mature MMOs out there. You will likely have to pay eventually, if only to unlock adventure packs, but there's no subscription fee and nothing to buy up-front. If you missed it at launch, it's time to give it a try.
Mashable
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It's technically spring but who's to say another blizzard isn't going to slam the East Coast and lock everyone indoors? For that, we must be prepared with our greatest weapon: Streaming. With different subscription packages and next-day TV, here's a look at what to watch on Hulu while spring wakes up from its slumber. SEE ALSO: 4 things we learned about Hulu's upcoming 'Handmaid's Tale' Top pick: Johnny Tsunami In May, Disney Channel aired a three-day marathon of fifty original movies, but the O.G. classics are rare on streaming and even to own Johnny Tsunami , one of the earliest DCOMs in 1999, stars Brandon Baker as Johnny Kapahala, a lifelong surfer whose family moves to New England. Lost without his passion, Johnny takes up snowboarding and ends up caught in an old feud that dominates the snowy mountain. Read more... More about List , Hulu , Movies , Television , and Entertainment
TechCrunch
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LinkedIn, the social network for the working world that is now owned by Microsoft, is quietly adding more features to fill out some of its bigger ambitions to provide more services to enterprises, tapping into its user base of over 465 million professionals. Today, the company is adding a new enterprise tier to its Sales Navigator product a subscription-only service Read More
Bleacher Report
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Orsoni's subsequent resignation , combined with the broader disruption to local government, effectively put the stadium project on ice. By the summer of 2015, Korablin had lost patience and put Venezia up for sale. No new buyer materialised in time to pay the Lega Pro subscription fees, so the club went to the wall for the third time in 10 years. That was where Tacopina came in. Where do you begin when building a football team from scratch? The Venezia side that sprung back into existence in the summer of 2015 owned none of its former players or coaching staff. It did not even have Tacopina as its public face at first, since he had not yet formally extricated himself from Bologna. What it did have was one overqualified sporting director. Giorgio Perinetti had worked in the past at Napoli (during the Diego Maradona era, no less), Roma and Juventus .
BoingBoing
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The forced transition from analog to digital TV signals was probably met with relative indifference from people with Netflix subscriptions and the “I dont even own a TVsnoots. But anyone living in the vast swaths of the country that dont have guaranteed high-speed internet, broadcast TV is a perfectly valid (and 100% free) way to consume media—you’ll just need some new digital hardware. This HD-BLADE digital antenna gives you high definition access to news, live sports and other broadcast-only content without an expensive cable subscription. Just mount it near a window with 3M adhesive and you’ll have all your local channels in an instant, without the pain of stream buffering or tedious account logins. Obviously you can’t skip the commercials, but think of it this way: it’s the cheapest way to catch those priceless local car dealership and personal injury lawyer ads.