How We Are Attracting Fake News and False Information to Our Lives
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A new phenomenon is taking the internet by storm, but in the worst of ways. Many of us have fallen victim to “Fake News.” And further perpetuate the issue by sharing this misinformation and regurgitating it as fact. The news was once a trusted facet where we could inform ourselves of current events. But times […]






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Zillow and McMansion Hell bury the hatchet after nastygram rouses internet’s ire
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 All is well in McMansion Hell, the blog doing god’s work by sassing the hideous architecture on display in our otherwise pleasant suburbs. Zillow sent a letter earlier this week threatening legal action over the blog’s use of images taken from the real estate giant’s site — but as these boneheaded corporations just can’t seem […]






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DHS Won't Extend Laptop Ban, But Its New Protocols Will Make Airport Security Extra Annoying
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Expect more pat downs and closer inspection of your gadgets on flights into and out of the United States.






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Rotten Tomatoes is Deciding What Movies You Don't See—Without You Knowing It
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More and more movies are tanking—and sure, they might be bad, but something else may be at play: metadata dependency.






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24 Extreme But Scary Activities You Can Actually Try In Australia
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If you’re a daredevil, Australia is your number one destination. View Entire Post ›






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How to Do What You Don't Want to Do (but Have to Do Anyway)
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Do you feel like your chores are piling up around you? Whether you’re inundated with housework, or you have a growing list of nagging tasks to complete at work, you are probably overwhelmed and frustrated. We’ve all been there, and we’ve all balked at completing these menial jobs. As much as we’d rather go on […]






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How to Make Someone Who's Angry at You Suddenly Become Nice (Even If He's a Stranger!)
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We’ve all found ourselves in situations where someone is angry with us. It could be a spouse, friend, co-worker, or even a stranger! And if you’re someone who likes everyone to be happy and nice, then these instances make you uncomfortable. You want to solve the problem and make things better. But how do you […]






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How Not To Turn Meaningful Discussions Into Arguments By Keeping This 1 Thing In Mind.
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When in the midst of a discussion, all we really want is to be heard, and for our point of view to be considered. But sometimes in the heat of the moment if a conversation isn’t going our way, we can get defensive; escalating a friendly discussion into a full blown argument. A lot of […]






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As the LA venture market booms, Upfront closes its sixth fund with $400 million
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 As the firm looks ahead to its own future, Suster and the firm he’s helped grow remain committed to the future of Los Angeles. The two are paired and these days if an investor is #LongLA (to use the hashtag the firm coined), it looks like limited partners are saying that it pays to be […]






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