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What Does the Alarming Decline in Global Insect Population Mean for Humans?

A recent study in Germany revealed that the insect population in the area had declined by an alarming 76% over the past three decades. Though this is an isolated study from one part of...
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Quentin Tarantino on Harvey Weinstein: I Knew Enough to Do More

In an interview with the New York Times, director Quentin Tarantino was candid about his long association with legally embroiled movie mogul Harvey Weinstein."I knew enough to do more than I did," Tarantino admitted,...
Mac Mini

Apple CEO Tim Cook: “Mac mini to be an important part of our product...

Apple CEO Tim Cook, in an email to a Mac Mini fan, said that the Mac Mini is definitely part of Apple's plans for the future. The cute but powerful Mac Mini has been...
Great Recession

10 Years Since the Great Recession Began, Have We Learned Nothing for the Future?

It's been 10 years since things were set in motion for the Great Recession, the biggest financial crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s. Nearly 10 years ago, on December 2007, the United...
Toyota

Toyota Tops Car Reliability List for 2017, Audi and BMW Trail Behind Kia

Consumer Reports has released the extensive results of its Car Reliability Survey 2017, and the findings are quite interesting, to say the least. Of note is the fact that Toyota is this year's winner...
Lyft 1 million rides per day milestone reached; Uber

Lyft Gets $1B in Financing Round Led by Alphabet’s CapitalG

Alphabet's growth investment fund, CapitalG, is leading a $1 billion financing round in ride-share operator Lyft, a key rival to the dominant Uber. CapitalG partner David Lawee will join Lyft's board of directors, while...
tax reform

One Step Closer to Tax Reform Bill, Senate Passes Budget Resolution

Earlier today, after a notably contracted vote-a-rama, Senate Republicans passed a budget resolution that clears a path for the GOP's tax reform plan. The 51-49 vote was a close call, but it could mean...
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Verizon Streaming TV Service Delayed Until Spring 2018 as Company Grapples with Content Strategy

Verizon appears to be struggling to find the perfect content strategy for its yet-to-launch online streaming TV service, which is now delayed until at least spring of 2018. The company continues to negotiate programming...
air berlin

VIDEO: Spectacular Air Berlin Flyby Adieu Draws Flak from Aviation Authorities

Witnesses at Düsseldorf Airport on Monday saw something rarely seen before. An Air Berlin pilot on landing approach suddenly turned the plane left and throttled back up into the sky. The flyby is being seen...
Lego

LEGO to Launch “Women of NASA” Set on November 1 for $24.99

This Wednesday, LEGO announced that it would be "launching" a $24.99 kit called LEGO Ideas 21312 Women of NASA. The set will feature four Minifigures of notable women from the US space agency, including...