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Who's Mining Your Internet Data the Best? Would you Believe PornHub?

Carbon Conscious: How One Man is Shrinking His Footprint

What companies data-mine your Internet experience the best? Would you be surprised it isn't streaming giants like Netflix, Amazon and YouTube? No, it is the porn industry.

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As Wisconsin's Walker Exits, Vos Ready to Step Forward

As Wisconsin's Walker Exits, Vos Ready to Step Forward

By Scott Bauer | Dec 17
His voice nearly gone following all-night negotiations, Robin Vos stood on the floor of the Wisconsin Assembly just after sunrise and calmly made the case for legislation aimed at taking power from the incoming Democratic governor.

Analysis: In Democracies' Political Chaos, New Model Emerges

Analysis: In Democracies' Political Chaos, New Model Emerges

By Niko Price | Dec 16
Across the world, people are questioning truths they had long held to be self-evident, and they are dismissing some of them as fake news. They are replacing traditions they had long seen as immutable with haphazard reinvention.

Amnesty Says Islamic State Group Decimated Rural Iraq

Amnesty Says Islamic State Group Decimated Rural Iraq

By Sinan Salaheddin | Dec 16
The Islamic State group's deliberate destruction of agriculture in northern Iraq has hindered the return of hundreds of thousands of residents, Amnesty International said in a report released Thursday.

Bad Review? Owners Should Address Online Reviewers' Concerns

Bad Review? Owners Should Address Online Reviewers' Concerns

By Joyce M. Rosenberg | Dec 16
Marketing consultants and owners themselves say the best way to handle negative online reviews is to acknowledge that the customer is unhappy and offer to discuss the problem offline.

Who's Mining Your Internet Data the Best? Would you Believe PornHub?

Who's Mining Your Internet Data the Best? Would you Believe PornHub?

Dec 16
What companies data-mine your Internet experience the best? Would you be surprised it isn't streaming giants like Netflix, Amazon and YouTube? No, it is the porn industry.

That 'Live Check' Promises Cash, but There's A Catch

That 'Live Check' Promises Cash, but There's A Catch

By Steven Nicastro | Dec 16
Before you rush to the bank, visions of presents dancing in your head, know that it's not free cash. Rather, it's more likely an expensive loan.

'The Notorious RBG' Draws Sold-out Audience in New York

'The Notorious RBG' Draws Sold-out Audience in New York

By Rebecca Gibian | Dec 16
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is an unlikely national rock star. But "The Notorious RBG" is now the subject of a second film about her this year — in theaters on Christmas Day.

Judge's Ruling on 'Obamacare' Poses New Problems for GOP

Judge's Ruling on 'Obamacare' Poses New Problems for GOP

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar | Dec 16
Republicans, still stinging from their loss of the House in the midterm elections, are facing a fresh political quandary after U.S. District Judge Reed O'Connor said the entire 2010 health law was invalid.

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

NOT REAL NEWS: A Look at What Didn't Happen This Week

Dec 16
None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out. Here are the real facts.

Apple Upstages Amazon in Selecting New Tech Hub Locations

Apple Upstages Amazon in Selecting New Tech Hub Locations

By Michael Liedtke and Matt O'Brien and Will Weissert | Dec 15
Amazon and Apple are running out of room in their West Coast hometowns and establishing a major foothold in a handful of U.S. cities already known as second-tier technology hubs.

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