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    Dollar hits 4-month low against the yen as chaos engulfs Washington

    Tomohiro Ohsumi | Bloomberg | Getty Images The dollar fell against the safe-haven yen and Swiss franc on Tuesday as investors cut their exposure to riskier assets amid the partial U.S. government shutdown and signs of confrontation between the White House and the Federal Reserve. The dollar fell 0.39 percent to 110.00 yen, its lowest […]

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    Against The Machine: Being Human In The Age of The Electronic Mob

    Against The Machine: Being Human in the Age of the Electronic Mobby social critic Lee Siegel questions the benefits and positive assumptions about the Internet and its resulting culture. The author makes the most of 182 pages through sociological critique of internet culture through his noted ability to debate and offer critical thought. I received […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Against The Machine: Being Human In The Age of The Electronic Mob

    Against The Machine: Being Human in the Age of the Electronic Mob by social critic Lee Siegel questions the benefits and positive assumptions about the Internet and its resulting culture. The author makes the most of 182 pages through sociological critique of internet culture through his noted ability to debate and offer critical thought. I […]

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    Male Investors Aren’t the Only Ones Biased Against Female Entrepreneurs

    In a recent Wall Street Journal column, John Greathouse argued that female entrepreneurs might hide their gender when seeking fundraising. This article generated a firestorm of criticism, leading Greathouse to apologize for his comments. While Greathouse’s op-ed wasn’t a great column and deserved criticism, the negative reaction to it missed an important insight. The source […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Against The Machine: Being Human In The Age of The Electronic Mob

    Against The Machine: Being Human in the Age of the Electronic Mob by social critic Lee Siegel questions the benefits and positive assumptions about the Internet and its resulting culture. The author makes the most of 182 pages through sociological critique of internet culture through his noted ability to debate and offer critical thought. I […]

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    Facebook Wins Privacy Case Against Belgian Data Protection Authority

    The Belgian data protection authority on Wednesday lost a legal battle with Facebook in which it sought to stop the social network from tracking the online activities of non-Facebook users in Belgium who visit the social network’s pages. The Belgian Privacy Commission said the Brussels Appeals Court had dismissed its case on the grounds that […]

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    Kirit Somaiya Asks Rajasthan Authorities To Document Crook Case Against Robert Vadra

    BJP leader Kirit Somaiya wrote that a case of Criminal conspiracy be registered Against the Vadra group ofgroups and his retailers. JAIPUR: BJP chief Kirit Somaiya has demanded registration of a case of Criminal conspiracy Towards thegroups of Robert Vadra, son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi, and his sellers in connection withalleged irregularities in land […]

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    G7 warns against manipulating currencies, amid coverage cut up

    members at the primary session on the G7 finance ministers and crucial bankers assembly in Sendai, Japan. picture: Kyodo thru Reuters Sendai (Japan): G7 ministers warned on Saturday towards contributors manipulating their currencies, coming down in opposition to host Japan, whose plans to tame the resurgent yen ignited a coverage splitwithin the membership of rich […]

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    The emperor’s clothes: BJP files police complaint against journalist whose tweet mocked Modi

    “Every joke is a tiny revolution,” observed British novelist George Orwell in 1945 with characteristic perspicacity. People have always mocked the powerful, either through prose, poetry, theatre or – most brutally ­– jokes about their body functions. To these analogue forms of humour, we’ve now added more digital equivalents ­– for example, thiscompilation of 24 […]

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    HC pulls up Delhi govt for inaction against school admission malpractices

    Two bodies representing private schools questioned the powers of the Delhi government to issue notifications without approval of the Lt. Governor of Delhi. Photo: HT New Delhi: The Delhi high court on Friday asked the Delhi government why it had not investigated or taken any action against alleged malpractices by private schools in the admission […]

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    Chhattisgarh committing atrocities against poor and muzzling media, alleges Congress

    18.1K Total Views The Congress on Monday demanded a fair investigation into the systematic atrocities allegedly being committed by the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Chhattisgarh government on the poor, Dalits and Adivasis, and accused the Raman Singh administration of blatantly muzzling journalists who report on these incidents by intimidating them. The Opposition party accused the chief […]