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Samsung is bringing Galaxy S21 features to older phones starting today

Samsung has announced One UI 3.1, an updated version of its One UI operating system that brings a number of Galaxy S21 features to older Samsung phones.
Tags: Android, Mobile, Samsung, Trends, One UI, Galaxy S21, One UI 3.1


Former Texas governor Rick Perry claims Texans would rather endure blackouts than a federally regulated power grid

J. Scott Applewhite/AP Photo Former Texas Governor Rick Perry wrote that Texans prefer blackouts over power grid regulation. Perry briefly served as Secretary of Energy under former president Donald Trump. Perry also exaggerated the role of renewable energy sources in the blackouts.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Texas Republican and former Governor Rick Perry penned a blog post on House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy's website, making the audacious claim that Te...
Tags: Energy, Politics, Texas, America, Trends, Rick Perry, Donald Trump, Abbott, Greg Abbott, United States of America, Sean Hannity, Perry, Kevin McCarthy, ERCOT, Scott Applewhite, Green New Deal


LAUSD officials call for vaccines to be prioritized for school employees

Prioritizing school employees for vaccines was the theme of the day on Wednesday, Feb. 17, as Los Angeles Unified School District officials and representatives from some of their labor employee groups gathered at the Roybal Learning Center near downtown LA to mark the opening of the district’s first vaccination center. District officials also used the occasion to announce plans to run a second, much larger vaccination center at SoFi Stadium, in partnership with the Los Angeles Rams, Hollywood Pa...
Tags: Health, School, Business, News, Education, California, La, Government, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Community, Lausd, Orange County, Bay Area, Hillsborough


A Hong Kong penthouse just sold for $59 million - or $17,542 per square foot - making it the priciest apartment ever sold in Asia

The five-bedroom penthouse comes with a private rooftop, a swimming pool, and three parking spots. CK Asset Holdings A Hong Kong penthouse just sold for $59 million in Asia's most expensive apartment sale by square footage. It was sold by Victor Li, chairman of CK Asset Holdings and son of Hong Kong's second-richest man. The five-bedroom penthouse includes a private rooftop and pool. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. A five-bedroom penthouse in Hong Kong just sold to ...
Tags: Asia, Hong Kong, Real Estate, Singapore, Trends, Bloomberg, Getty Images, James Dyson, Dyson, Jack Ma, Forbes, Afp, Luxury Real Estate, Penthouse, Victoria Harbour, Victoria Peak


Qustodio’s free parental controls now available for Chromebook

Now available for Chromebook, highly rated Qustodio will protect your child from inappropriate material on the internet and let you monitor their activity online.
Tags: Trends, Chromebook, Computing, Qustodio, Sponsored 2021


The tide has turned against Gov. Andrew Cuomo as federal investigators scrutinize his handling of New York's COVID-19 crisis

Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York. Spencer Platt/Getty Images In the early days of the pandemic, many hailed Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York as a hero. Now, the FBI and a US attorney's office are investigating Cuomo over his handling of nursing homes. New York Democrats are also working to strip Cuomo of the emergency powers he received last spring. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. After being hailed as a hero in the early days of the coronavirus pandemic, Gov. Andrew Cuom...
Tags: New York Post, Politics, New York, New York City, US, Trends, Cnn, Fbi, Fox News, Kim, Department Of Justice, Andrew Cuomo, Donald Trump, Doj, Cuomo, Times Union


This Is How You Can Afford To Start Your Own Business

You don’t always need a lot of capital in order to get your business started. It is possible for you to get started with little to no funding. The post This Is How You Can Afford To Start Your Own Business appeared first on Young Upstarts.
Tags: Startups, Others, Starting A Business, Business Advice, Startup Advice


The Need For Further Employee Training For Productivity In The Office

New employee recruitment processes and new job training processes are due to the Achilles heel of many organizations and small businesses. So is it best to further train employees? 
Tags: Productivity, Jobs, Career Advice


Why Facebook blocked all news content in Australia - and why Google didn't

Carsten Koall/Getty Images; Alex Wong/Getty Images Australia wants to pass a bill forcing Facebook and Google to pay news publishers for their content. In response, Facebook banned news content in the country, while Google made deals with publishers. But the situation is much more complicated. Here's what you need to know. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Facebook made huge waves on Wednesday by blocking all news content for its Australian users and all content post...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Australia, Senate, Trends, Eu, Spain, News Corp, Brad Smith, France Germany, Casey Newton, Alex Wong Getty, Australia Facebook, Carsten Koall Getty, Tyler Sonnemaker


The tide has turned against NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo as federal investigators scrutinize his handling of the COVID-19 crisis

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Spencer Platt/Getty Images In the early days of the pandemic, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo was hailed by many as a hero. Now, the FBI and a US attorney's office is investigating Cuomo over his handling of nursing homes. New York Democrats are also working to strip Cuomo of the emergency powers he received last spring. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. After being hailed as a hero in the early days of the pandemic, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo i...
Tags: New York Post, Politics, New York, New York City, US, Trends, Cnn, Fbi, Fox News, Kim, Andrew Cuomo, Donald Trump, Justice Department, Cuomo, Times Union, Eastern District of New York


WHERE ARE THEY NOW? The 1992 Dream Team that dominated Olympic basketball

Susan Ragan/AP The 1992 U.S. Olympic basketball team, the "Dream Team," consisted of several Hall of Famers and is considered the greatest basketball squad ever.Many of the members are still involved in basketball today and back in the spotlight thanks to ESPN's docuseries "The Last Dance."Here's where the legendary members are today.Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.The 1992 U.S. Olympic basketball squad, also known as the "Dream Team," is considered by some to be the gre...
Tags: Sports, Trends, Barcelona, Features, Olympics, Michael Jordan, Nba, Espn, Jordan, Johnson, Chicago Bulls, TNT, Charlotte Hornets, Indiana Pacers, Magic Johnson, Houston Rockets


The Analyst Cam: Adobe Developers Live

As we have moved to virtual vendor briefings, I have increasingly been excerpting short segments (with permission from vendors), as part of my Analyst Cam series. I attended a few sessions at the Adobe Developers Live event and have excerpted... [Author: vinnie]
Tags: Trends, Vinnie, Analyst Cam


Why Startups And Small Businesses Need Cybersecurity Policies

Every business, big or small, should build their cybersecurity policies based on best practices in order to maintain data and applications secure. The post Why Startups And Small Businesses Need Cybersecurity Policies appeared first on Young Upstarts.
Tags: Startups, Cybersecurity, Online Security, Others, Business Security


SpaceX loses Falcon 9 booster in rare landing mishap

SpaceX earlier this week lost a Falcon 9 booster when it failed to reach a drone ship in the Atlantic Ocean. The landing mishap was its first since March 2020.
Tags: Space, Spacex, News, Trends, Rocket, Falcon 9, Falcon, Atlantic Ocean, StarLink


A far-right UCLA student who live-streamed the Capitol siege, and reportedly bragged he wouldn't get caught was slapped with federal charges for his role in the insurrection

Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump gather at the west entrance of the Capitol during a "Stop the Steal" protest outside of the Capitol building in Washington D.C. U.S. January 6, 2021. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith/File Photo A UCLA student with a history of far-right online activity was charged with storming the Capitol. Federal agents helped arrest 22-year-old Christian Secor with the help of tipsters. One tipster indicated that Secor threw away his phone and bragged he wouldn't get cau...
Tags: Politics, News, Washington, Trends, Fbi, Dc, Donald Trump, Charlottesville, Los Angeles Times, Elliot Rodger, Capitol Police, Ucla, Capitol, University of California Santa Barbara, Costa Mesa, Laura Eimiller


Tourism report: Watchdog calls for new travel tax

People flying from New Zealand should be required to pay a new departure tax to help fund climate-change efforts, the Environment Commissioner says. In a just-released report , Simon Upton has recommended three other bold steps... [Author: [email protected]]
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Driver reveals sneaky trick to dodge parking fines

A Melbourne man has shared the sneaky trick he claims allows him to park for free across the city without being hit with any parking tickets.TikTok user @omar_sbai revealed the parking hack in a video, telling his followers all... [Author: [email protected]]
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Sensible Startup – 6 Tips To Help You Launch Your New Business The Right Way

Starting a new business is as exciting as it is daunting. Here are a few ideas to help you start your exciting new business on the right foot. The post Sensible Startup – 6 Tips To Help You Launch Your New Business The Right Way appeared first on Young Upstarts.
Tags: Startups, Starting A Business, Advice For The Young At Heart, Startup Advice


Covid 19 coronavirus: The shameful wages being paid to MIQ cleaners

OPINION: Frontline staff playing an integral role in keeping the country safe from the spread of Covid-19 are being paid the bare minimum in wages. E tū union organiser Mat Danaher told the Herald yesterday that while the... [Author: [email protected]erald.co.nz]
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Need a little (or a lot) of accountability in your life?

And look what turned up in my post office box today – Mr Darren Finkelstein’s 4th book – and in true Daz style – it’s a doozey. I absolutely love Read More … The post Need a little (or a lot) of accountability in your life? appeared first on The Andrew Griffiths Blog.
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'We will be proceeding with the Code': As Facebook bans Australian news, the government says it won't back down on new media laws

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. REUTERS/Erin Scott/File Photo The Australian government says it won't back down on its proposed news media bargaining code. Communications Minister Paul Fletcher told ABC News Breakfast "we will be proceeding with the code." The laws, if passed, could compel Facebook and Google to pay Australian news outlets for the journalism they produce. Visit Business Insider Australia's homepage for more stories. The Australian federal government says it won't back down o...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, News, Media, Law, Abc, Australia, Senate, Trends, Silicon Valley, Josh Frydenberg, Frydenberg, Fletcher, Australia New Zealand, ABC News Breakfast


Club House hey? Should you be getting on board?

Unless you’ve been living on a remote beach in Tasmania for the past few weeks, you would have heard about the hot new social media platform Club House. I’m still Read More … The post Club House hey? Should you be getting on board? appeared first on The Andrew Griffiths Blog.
Tags: Sales, Events, Tasmania


A far-right UCLA student who live-streamed the Capitol siege was slapped with federal charges for his role in the insurrection

Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump gather at the west entrance of the Capitol during a "Stop the Steal" protest outside of the Capitol building in Washington D.C. U.S. January 6, 2021. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith/File Photo A UCLA student with a history of far-right online activity was charged with storming the Capitol. Federal agents helped arrest 22-year-old Christian Secor with the help of tipsters. One tipster indicated that Secor threw away his phone and bragged he wouldn't get cau...
Tags: Politics, News, Washington, Trends, Fbi, Dc, Donald Trump, Charlottesville, Los Angeles Times, Elliot Rodger, Capitol Police, Ucla, Capitol, University of California Santa Barbara, Costa Mesa, Laura Eimiller


The Analyst Cam: Workday Vaccine Management

As we have moved to virtual vendor briefings, I have increasingly been excerpting short video segments (with permission from vendors), as part of my Analyst Cam series. Barbry McGann, Executive Director, Office of the HRO at Workday returns to present... [Author: vinnie]
Tags: Trends, Vinnie, HRO, Barbry McGann, Analyst Cam


NASA confirms Thursday’s touchdown time for Mars rover

NASA has released precise timings for the crucial final stages of the Perseverance rover's journey to Mars, and you can watch the whole event as it happens.
Tags: Space, News, Trends, Nasa, Rover, Mars, Perseverance, Mars 2020


How reporter Rob Price got an inside look into Gaia and its world of conspiracy theories and alternative media

Samantha Lee/Business Insider Rob Price is an investigative reporter at Insider. Rob Price Insider is taking you behind the scenes of our best stories with our new series, The Inside Story. This week, Insider's Grace O'Connell-Joshua spoke with tech correspondent Rob Price about his recent investigation into Gaia, a streaming business with a wild catalog of conspiracy theories, new-age mysticism, and yoga. You can read Price's full story here. Insider correspondent Rob Price is k...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, New York, Instagram, India, Trends, Netflix, Investigative journalism, Streaming, Conspiracy Theories, Gaïa, Rob Price, Tech Insider, Inside Story, Connell Joshua, Samantha Lee Business Insider Rob Price


8 reasons to wait to file your 2020 taxes

Just can't bring yourself to do your taxes? Don't worry. There's no rush (yet). And there are some good reasons to wait a bit before finishing your Form 1040. The 2021 tax filing season is finally underway. The Internal Revenue Service started processing returns on Friday, Feb. 12. A lot of the 1040 forms actually had been submitted electronically weeks earlier, and were just waiting for Uncle Sam to accept them. This is not unusual. Millions of taxpayers file as early as possible, with g...
Tags: Taxes, Congress, Joe Biden, NEC, Capitol Hill, Agi, Irs, Don, Internal Revenue Service, Uncle Sam, U S Postal Service, Child Tax Credit, John Hancock, Kay Bell, Biden Administration, COVID


How to watch NASA’s Perseverance rover land on Mars Tomorrow

Engineers at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory will attempt a feat that is terrifying and impressive in equal measures: Landing a rover on Mars.
Tags: Space, News, Trends, Nasa, Mars, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Perseverance, Breaking Twitter, Mars Landing 2021


Lesson #335: The Death of Search Engine Optimization

I have been a digital marketer for over 20 years now, which seems like an eternity at this point!  Google has always been a staple of any good digital marketing strategy, especially for search engine optimization (SEO), to attract free organic traffic based on the quality of the content on your page.  But, when we recently started to see our SEO traffic start to decline, we asked our SEO consultant to investigate what was the root cause, and he said it was due to a recent Google Search page ...
Tags: Google, Startups, Google Shopping, Google Adwords, Google Local, George Deeb


The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD arrives on the Switch this summer

Most of us watching the Nintendo Direct today were hoping for news about ‘Breath of the Wild 2,’ only to be disappointed to learn we’d have to wait longer — series producer Eiji Aonuma said we’d hear some actual news later this year. That’s something, I guess. Still, for the real Zelda fans out there, there was one bit of welcome news: an HD port of The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword. Okay, so Skyward Sword isn’t everyone’s favorite Zelda game, largely because of the extensive use of motion cont...
Tags: Startups, Gaming, Zelda, Insider, Eiji Aonuma



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