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Reuters:GoDaddy prices IPO at $20 per share, above previously indicated $17-$19 range, seeks to raise $440M at about $4.5B valuation — GoDaddy IPO values company at $4.5 billion — (Reuters) - Web hosting company GoDaddy
Brian X. Chen / New York Times:Verizon Wireless Customers Can Now Opt Out of ‘Supercookies’ — Verizon Wireless customers now have the ability to completely opt out of the phone carriers controversial ad-targeting program that
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:Bitly closes its bulk link-shortening ‘bundles’ service, cites ‘abuse’ and lack of interest — Bitly, famous for its near-ubiquitous URL-shortening service, has revealed that it is “sunsetting”
Eileen Yu / ZDNet:Indian government mandates that all systems used by its public sector are deployed on open source software — Indian government mandates use of open source software — Summary:Countrys Ministry of Communication and
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:Facebooks new “Scrapbook” feature lets parents tag their children in photos, giving kids an official presence without full profiles — Facebooks New Photo “Scrapbook” Lets Parents Give
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:Google announces new advertising options for Android app developers aimed at increasing installs, including the mobile Google Display Network — Google Expands Advertising Options For Mobile Developers
Erin Griffith / Fortune:Sprinklr raises $46 million to become latest billion-dollar unicorn — Sprinklr, a New York-based marketing startup, has raised $46 million in new funding from existing investors Intel
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:Twitter Publicly Launches Curator, Its Real-Time Search And Filtering Tool For Media Outlets — Twitter this morning is publicly launching Curator, its new product that lets media
JAXAs success in making wireless microwave solar energy practical even at miniature scale,is reflective of the scope of options for safer,cleaner and maybe cheaper source of energy available for mankind,particularly for nations with poor resources on earth.
Iraqi forces battled ISIS militants holed up in downtown Tikrit, going house to house Tuesday in search of snipers and booby traps, and the prime minister said security forces had reached the heart of the city. In a statement on Twitter,
Although it has been proven false, more than four in ten Americans – and more than half of Republicans – still believe that the US found weapons of mass destruction in Iraq.After six years in office and the release of his long-form birth
When Army veteran Garrett Goodwin saw a panhandler in Tampa, Fla. asking for money while wearing a military uniform, something didnt look right. So he confronted the man, demanding to see proof of his military service.Im about public safety and
Having failed to kill the Chinese-led proposal to create an Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, the U.S. is now being openly defied by a growing number of its allies as they signal their intention to join this new institution.U.S. opposition to
A new Reuters/IPSOS poll unwittingly revealed the depths of the collective Republican mental illness by revealing that Republicans view President Obama as the most imminent threat to America.Jason Easley
Though the classic brick has not changed since it was patented in 1958, the Lego brand has evolved greatly in the past half-century. The simple building toy has grown into an empire boasting enormous playsets, board games, video games and
The phrase an apple a day keeps the doctor away might not be true any longer as apples cannot really do that, however, it can help using fewer prescription medications. The phrase an apple a day keeps the doctor away
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Brianne Altice, 35, was taken into custody and ordered to stand trial in 2nd District Court after Judge John R. Morris refused to set bail, Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. Altice, is facing a total of 14 felony charges for allegedly
For any college basketball fan, this is the best time of the year. The Final Four is set, and to add to all the madness, FanSided and Victory Bell Rings have partnered up with TiqIQ, one of the top ticket
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.
On Monday, a judge in the State of Indiana sentenced a young woman to twenty years in prison for the crime of having an unauthorized miscarriage. Purvi Patel, 33, was charged with two -- apparently contradictory -- crimes: knowingly or
The briefcase was found three decades after the affair took place. The contents of the suitcase: an extraordinary collection of found materials that chronicled the adulterous relationship between a businessman and his secretary in the late 1960s and 70s.
John Oliver on April Fools Day Pranks: STOP BEING A DICK. Some pranks you must NOT do if you dont want to be a dick are here and here plus BuzzFeeds examples of child abuse. Meanwhile, the Scandinavia and the
Yesterday, Jay-Zs streaming music service Tidal was launched. The press event featured over a dozen celebrity musicians as signing owners of the service (each reportedly received 3% equity in exchange for exclusive content), and, by some accounts, was a bit
Facebook tracks the web browsing of everyone who visits a page on its site even if the user does not have an account or has explicitly opted out of tracking in the EU, extensive research commissioned by the Belgian data
The Georgian Celebrity Map (or, A Peek at the Stars of James Gillrays Caricatures) You can select by relationship.Want to know who was who in Gillrays world of Georgian celebrity? - The subjects of his satires often came from a
10 Badass Sikh Women in History Oftentimes, womens contributions are overlooked because, for the most part, it is men who write history. In India, women of the Sikh faith have fought, ruled, taught and served for centuries. They have managed
Weve had many leaps and bounds in 3D printing technology over the last few years, but this video finally answers the question which will surely bring us to a new frontier of the industry: what happens when you put spray
A group of volunteers has broken the record for most words added to Google Translate in a day. Bangladeshs Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) coordinated with Google to organize a one-day event, timed to coincide with স্বাধীনতা দিবস
The Boys, in many ways, is about how to kill the unkillable – and unsurprisingly, an analogue for Superman is at the center of the story. But Superman, I can see them killing. Kryptonite, magic, red sun radiation, just being
Aurion looks to be a standard and mechanically unremarkable retro action RPG with heavy Japanese design influences. But its design and feel are unmistakably fresh, offering a bold color palette and interesting unit designs. Its fiction is rooted in stories
... one of the most startling things about this show is that fact that women in Legend of Korra are not required to be likeable. The latest instalment of Liz Bourkes enjoyable Sleeps with Monsters series on Tor, which examines
Headgear Rule for Girls Lacrosse Ignites Outcry Worried about the risk of serious head injuries in a sport where the players wield reinforced sticks and rifle shots with a hard, unyielding ball, Florida last month became the first state to
BILL BELICHICK OFFSEASON SIMULATOR. This must be emphasized from the outset: The Bill Belichick Offseason Simulator is a tool, and not a toy. It does not exist to amuse you. It is meant to train prospective football coaches in the
In the 80s and 90s, Robert Norman Bob Ross gave us The Joy of Painting. In each minimalist, 30-minute show, he would create an imaginary landscape using a wet-on-wet (or alla prima) oil painting technique while gently teaching viewers his
Women often have decreased access to professional networks and mentors for a variety of reasons--men are more likely to mentor and sponsor other men, informal social networking often centers around gendered activity, women may simply not have the time to