Apple's iPhone 12 is here, but 5G still needs to catch up

Apple CEO Tim Cook unveiled the 5G iPhone 12 earlier this week. Apple Apple's iPhone 12, which launches on Friday, marks the company's first smartphones to come with 5G. While it's an important step for the iPhone, 5G support alone isn't enough of a reason to upgrade. The fastest 5G networks operate at a short range and are only found in very limited areas around the US. But bringing 5G to the iPhone 12 ensures that the phone will remain relevant in the future as 5G networks develop over t...
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Facebook, Instagram indiscriminately flag #EndSars posts as fake news

Fact-checking is appropriate but the platforms’ scattershot approach has resulted in genuine information and messages about Nigerians’ protest against police brutality being silenced The post Facebook, Instagram indiscriminately flag #EndSars posts as fake news appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
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Goldman Sachs is paying billions in fines over the 1MDB scandal and cutting exec pay. Here's what's been going on inside the bank.

Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon. Getty Images Goldman Sachs has agreed to pay nearly $3 billion to settle a probe into its role in Malaysia's 1MDB corruption scandal, its Malaysia unit pleaded guilty to violating foreign bribery laws, and the firm is clawing back or cutting pay for executives including current CEO David Solomon.This all could help draw a line under a long saga that has for years dogged the storied Wall Street firm."We must continue to hold ourselves to the highest standards...
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Lizzo: “I’m Sick of Being an Activist Just Because I’m Fat and Black!”

Lizzo says she’s sick and tired of her activism being put in a box. The Grammy Award-winning plus-sized singer appeared on season three of David Letterman’s Netflix series My Next Guest Needs No Introduction, and the pair discussed a range of topics, including her activism. Via NYDN: The “Truth Hurts” singer is an outspoken social and political activist who is also a prominent advocate for body-positivity and self-care. In a short clip from her interview with Letterman, Lizzo explained why she c...
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T.I. Has Accepted Jeezy’s Verzuz Challenge: “Snowmen Are Seasonal, Kings Are Forever!”

It looks like T.I. is ready and willing to go head-to-head with Jeezy in an upcoming Verzuz battle! While the Verzuz platform hasn’t confirmed the event just yet, after a back-and-forth, T.I. has accepted Jeezy’s challenge to go hit-for-hit in front of thousands (possibly millions) of people on Instagram Live and Apple Music. Via Revolt: On Wednesday (Oct. 21), just hours after Tip respectfully declined a Verzuz against Busta, Jeezy hopped on Instagram to let the “Whatever You Like” rapper know ...
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GOP House candidate Madison Cawthorn launched an attack website accusing a journalist of working with Cory Booker 'to ruin white males running for office'

North Carolina Republican congressional candidate Madison Cawthorn gives a speech during the 2020 Republican National Convention. Courtesy of the Committee on Arrangements for the 2020 Republican National Committee via Getty Images A 25-year-old Republican congressional candidate in North Carolina attacked a journalist over his work for Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey. Madison Cawthorn, who would be the youngest member of Congress if elected, went after journalist Tom Fiedler, wh...
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Estée Lauder: 15 Seconds

Wunderman Thompson Argentina invites influencers and celebrities to share an Instagram story counting up to 15 seconds to generate expectation and buzz on every media with #15seconds. At the same time, women who suffered from breast cancer will be uploading their testimonies to the @EsteeLauderArgentina Instagram account. The unveil of the campaign came by women who suffered from breast cancer featuring the same celebrities and influencers that u...
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Want an Ideal Team Player? Find an Introvert

WHILE the introverts at the office may not be top-of-mind when it comes to assembling a project team, you could be overlooking valuable contributors. Too often, the ideas of introverts are drowned out, yet when sought out, can have true merit. Management guru and prolific author, Patrick Lencioni, wrote about the three characteristics of an ideal team player – hungry, smart, and humble. That third trait, which includes sharing credit and defining success collectively rather than individually, i...
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‘Saturday Night Live’ Adds a Sixth Consecutive Episode for the Weekend After the Election

When Saturday Night Live announced their return for the beginning of October, it came with news that they would be having five consecutive weekends of shows throughout the entire month. It’s the longest back-to-back run of episodes that I can remember, and executive producer Lorne Michaels has decided to extend that run adding another consecutive episode to follow the weekend after the 2020 election. Saturday Night Live made the announcement on Instagram with a lip sync video featuring cast ...
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PAUL PUCKETT - New Limited Edition Prints Released

I move into a new office (repurposed historic house) sometime near the end of the year and it's past time that I add a Paul Puckett print to the mix of pieces of fly fishing art that I have collected over the years.  He recently released a few new Limited Edition Prints that I'm looking over and figured that you'd like to take a peek as well.  It's going to be hard to choose just one. Visit the Sporting Art of Paul Puckett website to check out the latest and follow along on his Facebook and Ins...
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How to watch 'Borat Subsequent Moviefilm' – Sasha Baron Cohen's iconic character returns to explore Trump's America

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon Studios "Borat Subsequent Moviefilm," or "Borat 2" was released on Amazon Prime Video on October 23.The mockumentary film follows Sasha Baron Cohen's character Borat Sajdiyev on a mission to deliver his daughter as a gift to US President Donald Trump's administration."Borat 2" has already grabbed headlines for a scene featuring Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani, and Borat's second act ...
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A Color Story: New Autumn Collection!

Hi, friends! We are welcoming the season of crisp air and changing leaves with one of our BEST. DEALS. EVER. OK, I know I sound crazy, but this collection really is incredible—all of our favorite +packs for fall packaged together for over 50% off. If you love a sale as much as I do, you’re squealing right now! And better yet, the Autumn Collection includes seven +packs, so you’ll have a huge range of filters and effects to capture this season with. Let’s take a look! Golden — Elsie’s bestselling...
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The Portfolio: George Tatakis

The Greek photographer is on a quest to document traditional costumes around the country The post The Portfolio: George Tatakis appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
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Gareth Bale reflects on first start of Tottenham loan spell

Gareth Bale has posted on social media to give his reaction to his first start since returning to Tottenham Hotspur. The Wales international started... Click the headline to read the full story.
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Where did it save my file?

Producers of productivity software are changing the user interfaces of their software:To make things work with (their own preferred) cloud storage service instead of the computer file systemTo copy user friendly concepts from the world of consumer software to enterprise users. (What if Instagram would have used drop down menus?)To make it even better because they can (“duplicate” is so much clearer than “save as”)On an app-by-app basis this might be a good decision. The new user interface is def...
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Oversight Board, Facebook’s independent appeals body, goes live

Facebook’s Oversight Board — a court of appeals of sorts for the social media giant — has gone live. Facebook and Instagram users whose content has been taken down can appeal to the Oversight Board (OSB) for independent review, it announced on Thursday. However, users cannot yet flag content that they want taken down from these platforms. The OSB was first proposed in November 2018, after years of Facebook being subject to intense criticism for its lacklustre enforcement of its content moderatio...
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Chain Reaction, Anaheim’s all-ages concert venue, announces plans to close as supporters rally to save it

Anaheim’s all-ages club Chain Reaction announced that it would be officially closing its doors after being unable to host live music for the last seven months due to the coronavirus pandemic. According to a post on the venue’s official Facebook and Instagram pages Friday morning, Chain Reaction decided to close indefinitely. Noting that the venue hadn’t received any financial help and had no clear path to safe reopening, the post said the club had paid to get out of the current lease. However, j...
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Polish pro-choice protesters march against new law – in pictures

Pro-choice protesters marched in cities across Poland on Friday as public anger rose over a ruling banning almost all abortion in the country Continue reading...
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Jennifer Aniston urges fans not to vote for Kanye West

Jennifer Aniston took to Instagram on Friday to share the news that she had voted in the...
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