Feast your eyes on this butter sculpture of Justin Trudeau holding 2 pandas

Justin Trudeau is already the prime minister of PR, but now he's also been immortalized another way: with a big sculpture made of butter. This past weekend, a sculptor at the Canadian National Exhibition debuted an in-progress Trudeau butter sculptur.....»»

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The Cleveland Browns held the largest NFL national anthem protest yet

The Cleveland Browns held what has been the largest national anthem protest so far in the NFL on Monday night when a dozen players knelt in prayer during the anthem before the team's preseason game against the New York Giants. It was also notable bec.....»»

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FreedomPop asks just $50 for a year’s worth of mobile service. Really

Tired of paying more than $50 per month for your mobile service? How about paying $50 per year instead? That's FreedomPop's new plan, which includes texts, minutes, and 1GB of data. All for less than a single monthly payment with other networks. The.....»»

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Walmart’s streaming service Vudu hits Apple TV

 As reported earlier this month, Walmart’s streaming service Vudu has now arrived on Apple TV… with a few limitations. The new app allows you to watch the movies and shows saved to your Vudu library, including those you’ve adde.....»»

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Amazon Temporarily Discounts Echo from $179 to $100 - Deal Alert

By now I'm sure you're familiar with Amazon's Echo device. Amazon Echo comes in both white and black, and is a hands-free speaker you control with your voice. Echo connects to the Alexa Voice Service to play music, make calls, send and receive me.....»»

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Ford outlines plan to build self-driving cars at scale to deploy with partners

 Ford’s autonomous driving vision includes fleet manufacturing, and then deploying vehicles at scale with partners working in commercial service areas like taxi and delivery. The core of this plan starts with building cars tailor-made to &.....»»

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ClassPass plans launch in 10 new cities

 ClassPass, the subscription service that lets you work out where you want, when you want, has today announced that it’s launching in 10 new cities across North America. In September, interested folks from New Orleans, Pittsburgh, and San.....»»

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China market: Online advertising in 2Q17 reaches CNY74.10 billion, says Analysys

Online advertising service providers in the China market generated revenues of CNY74.1 billion (US$10.8 billion) in second-quarter 2017, increasing 17.8% sequentially and 16.8% on year, according to Analysys International......»»

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China AI service provider Unisound gains strategic funding of US$45 million

China's AI service platform Unisound has gained CNY300 million (US$45 million) in strategic investment from an undisclosed group of investors to finance the firm's R&D on AI technologies and expansion of services to more areas, and the investors will.....»»

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China Relaunches World"s Fastest Train

China has decided to relaunch the world's fastest train service following a fatal crash in 2011, where the high speed train service reduced its upper limit from its then-record holding 350 km/h (217 miles/hour) to 250-300 km/h (155-186 miles/hour). F.....»»

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Spotify launches in Thailand to continue its Asia push

 While talk of Spotify’s apparent upcoming IPO continues in the U.S., the music streaming service is furthering its coverage of Asia after it launched its service in Thailand. Spotify Premium, which counts over 60 million paying users, wi.....»»

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Mitac to invest in India-based IT manufacturer

Mitac Holding has announced a plan to invest in India-based Infopower Technologies and will become a major shareholder of the firm. Infopower is a manufacturer of printed circuit board (PCB) and an electronics product assembly service provider......»»

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Disney Will Price Streaming Service At $5 Per Month, Analyst Says

Earlier this month, Disney announced it would end its distribution deal with Netflix and launch its own streaming service in 2019. Now, according to MoffettNathanson analyst Michael Nathanson, we have learned that Disney's new streaming service will.....»»

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Scientists Create Smart Labels To Tell You When To Throw Away Expired Food and Makeup

At the 254th National Meeting and Exposition of the American Chemical Society, researchers are presenting a low-cost, portable, paper-based sensor that can let you know when to toss food and cosmetics. The sensor can detect antioxidants in tea and wi.....»»

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Gymnast saves herself from falling of the beam in the most impressive way possible

For us average folk, pretty much anything a gymnast does is impressive, but this girl really has us bowing down.  Jordan Chiles is a 16-year-old gymnast from Washington, who is competing in the senior ranks at the national championships. It's he.....»»

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The Secret Service spent $60,000 on golf carts alone protecting Trump

President Donald Trump is bankrupting the Secret Service. In an exclusive interview with USA Today, Secret Service Director Randolph "Tex" Alles said that more than 1,000 agents have already hit the federally mandated caps for salary and overtim.....»»

Source:  MashableCategory: TopAug 21st, 2017Related News To Treat Online Abuse as Seriously as Hate Crime in Real Life

The UK's Crown Prosecution Service has pledged to tackle online abuse with the same seriousness as it does hate crimes committed in the flesh. From a report: Following public concern about the increasing amount of racist, anti-religious, homophobic a.....»»

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Ligitek expected to turn profitable in 2017

LED packaging service provider Ligitek Electronics suffered net losses for six consecutive years from 2011 to 2016 but its business in 2017 is expected to swing to profitability......»»

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50,000 Users Test New Anti-Censorship Tool TapDance

The CBC reports: What if circumventing censorship didn't rely on some app or service provider that would eventually get blocked but was built into the very core of the internet itself? What if the routers and servers that underpin the internet -- inf.....»»

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Jerry Lewis, legendary entertainer and humanitarian, is dead at 91

He called Dean Martin a pal, he was absolutely adored by the French, and he did true good in the world as the national chairman of the Muscular Dystrophy Association. Jerry Lewis will be missed. The legendary comedian, singer, actor, filmmaker, produ.....»»

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