Hi Reddit, I am Michael Eriksen, Sc.D. and Dean of the School of Public Health at Georgia State University. I am currently leading a research team that is investigating how people make decisions about whether to use cigarettes, e-cigarettes and
Rajiv Rao / ZDNet:Indian e-commerce giant Flipkart shuts down its mobile websites, steering users to install Android or iOS apps — Why Indias Flipkart abandoned its mobile website — Summary:The app has become a far
Ed Pilkington / Guardian:Amazon tests delivery drones at secret Canada site after US FAA frustration — Exclusive: Guardian gains access to unnamed British Columbia site where tech giants roboticists and
Tim Cook / Washington Post:Tim Cook speaks out in op-ed against state “religious freedom” laws that discriminate — Tim Cook: Pro-discrimination ‘religious freedom’ laws are dangerous — Theres something very
Eva Dou / Wall Street Journal:As DDoS attack that started on Thursday continues, Github says it has mitigated some of the impact; Baidu denies involvement — U.S. Coding Website GitHub Hit With Cyberattack — Security
Eugene Wei / Remains of the Day:Great content isnt commodified, and is a key differentiator for media companies, and Facebook hosting news wont change that — Facebook hosting doesnt change things, the world already changed
Faced a new channel Arab Lebanese satellite promised issues on a range of programs including corruption program and provided judicial and invitation of the International Special Tribunal for Lebanon Ali Carmi tailor and Ibrahim Secretary, who has been sentenced to
The party, adrift in identity politics, clings, as shipwrecked sailors do to floating debris, to this odd feminist heroine. Wafted into the upper reaches of American politics by stolid participation in her eventful marriage to a serial philanderer, her performance
Vox reports on Trevor Noah;2 videos that explain why Trevor Noah is a great replacement for Jon StewartTrevor Noah, a South African comedian who joined The Daily Show in December, will replace Jon Stewart as host of the show, reports
The new Apple MacBook charges with a USB-C cable instead of the magnetic MagSafe power cord. How much safer is the MagSafe? The post Is the MagSafe Power Adapter Safer Than USB-C? appeared first on WIRED.
Land-based wind farms are ahead when it comes to amortization, or in other words how long it takes a wind farm to produce the volume of energy that it consumes over its entire lifecycle. For an onshore facility, assuming an
Cullinan, 55, disagreed about how to implement CEOs Ross McEwans strategy to scale back the corporate and institutional bank, the person added, without saying who the dispute was with. Hell leave the bank on April 30, RBS said in a
RTV is built in python using the curses library, and is compatible with most terminal emulators on Linux and OS X. RTV will read a configuration file located at ~/.rtv . This can be used to avoid having to re-enter
In its monthly report, the office, responsible for reviewing state contracts and payments, says it also approved $116.8 million for 19,000 corporate and other tax refunds and $44 million for 325,000 property-tax-freeze credits.
A big challenge facing academic medical centers is how to maintain a focus on patient care in an artificially divided environment. Most academic medical centers developed in a system with abundant resources, cost-based reimbursement and a traditional academic departmental structure.
Tunisias prime minister said Sunday a leading suspect in a deadly museum attack on foreign tourists has been killed in anti-terrorist operations, as tens of thousands of Tunisians marched through the capital to denounce extremist violence. State news agency TAP
You make it sound like youre playing PGA tour distances there. I would venture a guess and say that the majority of scratch/low single digit golfers in the USA play from tees that are between 6800-7200 yards.
A one-stop shop app that merges sports, entertainment and leisure together, the newest FanSided app is now available for iOS users. FanSided and Pippen Aint Easy are excited to announce the release of the updated FanSided App for iOS .
Officials say a 29-year-old woman and 2-year-old boy were fatally shot early Saturday. A third victim, a man whose age is unknown, was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle with life-threatening injuries.
Did you grow up eating flavored rice and noodles from Knorr? The memory seems to be the most comforting thing now that we are older we and more aware of the ingredients in these bags. Knorr wants to capitalize on
The wife of Gopal Sarkar, one of the two men arrested in connection with the nun gangrape case, has identified seven accused persons by their photographs caught on the CCTV camera at the convent school on March 14 night, a
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You could start a thread about counterfeit clubs you are aware of breaking just this week and make a very convincing case for staying with genuine OEM equipment. They make the faces hotter , this kind of nonsense is bound
Hacking incidents involving e-mails and social media accounts are becoming more frequent and one of the main reasons why it happens is because most people use weak passwords. If youre not sure if your password is strong enough then you
Artist Creates Artificial Space Images Using Food SuppliesBrooklyn-based artist, Navid Baratys latest project WANDER Space Probe creates a fictional universe constructed from food and home supplies. Partially edible, Baratys photographs are made by arranging household items on a scanner. With
Mangling an authors text is a clear violation of the authors Moral rights, an element of copyright which is very weak in the United States and very strong elsewhere (primarily in civil law jurisdictions). (The moral right is the right
Twirl an upside-down soda glass and toss it down a tabletop (somewhat like the hero in the video game Tapper), and the glass will pull off in a direction opposite of the spin. Spin a granite curling stone and throw
Dumpling Week has come to Serious Eats! Learn about dumplings around the world, which frozen potstickers are best, where chicken and dumpling soup came from, and how to make your own pierogi, xiao long bao, and gyoza. Its a dumpling
Its hard not to hear cultural ruin, melodramatic as that may be, in every interrupting chirp and chime of a phone receiving a text or a call or blasting a video through its speakers on a packed subway train. The
Anne Bronte: the last, but not least, of the Bronte sisters Thirty years before Nora Helmer famously slammed the door in her husbands face, Helen Huntingdon did the same. And, as an added bonus, Helen - by earning her own
With WrestleMania 31 mere hours away, lets talk about representation in pro wrestling. And really, lessons that apply for any form of entertainment. If you dont use positive representation to speak to new fans who look different, who act different,
Rattlesnakes inspire search-and-rescue robot design Rattlesnakes have provided the inspiration for the movements of a robot designed for entering dangerous environments. See also:Robot snakes could aid search and rescueWith a robot octopus and robot insects also in the pipeline, there
Paul Slade tackles the story behind the American blues/folk song Frankie and Johnny, tracing the lyrics back to an 1899 St. Louis murder, and exploring the history of the song, its subjects, and its variations. Slade: Less than 24 hours
Women Characters Redesigned by Women SFF Artists As I said, Im going to be discussing this at length in my next post. For now, Im going to give you a flood of examples of women characters in fantasy art —
Whats a student strike? Can the education minister cancel the semester? How many students are in the streets? Though it may have appeared spontaneous, the student strike of 2012 took a year and a half of preparation. Since last fall,
A Historic List of Historical Lists. Particularly amusing (or distressing, depending on how you feel about the marital travails of long dead, anonymous people) is list #12, 100 types of marriage, which Slate wrote about.