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Reverse Engineer Amazon’s Whispersync
Reverse Engineer Amazon’s Whispersync

May 26, 2020 I am a big fan of my Kindle. This is the device I’d bring over to a desert island. I am also a fairly frequent user of the highlight feature where you can select a bit of text you like and save it. One thing is bothering me though: the lack of…

Why Are So Many Unprofitable Companies the Very most practical Performing Stocks This one year?
Why Are So Many Unprofitable Companies the Very mo...

Posted October 13, 2020 by Ben Carlson Here’s a wild stat from Joel Greenblatt on Masters in Business with Barry Ritholtz: If you bought every company that lost money in 2019 that had a market cap over $1 billion, and so they’re about 261 of those and you bought every single one of those companies,…

A Warning about Glassdoor
A Warning about Glassdoor

For the past few years, I've often defended Glassdoor as a useful resource as part of any job-seekers overall job-seeking toolkit.About a year and a half ago, I interviewed with a company that had horrendous reviews. Literally, all 15 reviews were 1-star and for the same reasons. So in the interviews, I brought up some…

Twitter and Fb’s action over Joe Biden article reignites bias claims
Twitter and Fb’s action over Joe Biden artic...

By Chris FoxTechnology reporterPublishedduration6 hours agoThe way Twitter communicated its handling of a controversial article about US presidential hopeful Joe Biden was "unacceptable", its chief has said.On Wednesday, Twitter prevented people from posting links to a New York Post story, warning those trying to click it that the link was "potentially unsafe".It only later explained…

‘Particular particular person in jetpack’ considered flying again shut to LA airport
‘Particular particular person in jetpack&rsq...

Publishedduration8 hours agoimage copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionLAX is one of the world's busiest airportsThere are reports of an unidentified person flying in a jetpack near Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) - the second such incident in two months.A China Airlines crew said it saw what appeared to be someone in a jetpack on Wednesday at 6,000ft…

Telegram, Apple, Belarus, and Conflating ‘Irrelevance’ with ‘Pain’
Telegram, Apple, Belarus, and Conflating ‘Irrele...

Wednesday, 14 October 2020 Telegram CEO Pavel Durov has been writing about a controversy that I think is fairly summarized as follows: Pro-democracy protestors in Belarus have been using Telegram to (among many other purposes, of course) post information about those who stole the recent election for President Aleksandr Lukashenko. Apple asked Telegram to delete…

HashiCorp Waypoint
HashiCorp Waypoint

Today, we are happy to announce HashiCorp Waypoint, a new open source project that provides developers a consistent workflow to build, deploy, and release applications across any platform. Waypoint enables developers to get their applications from development to production in a single file and deploy using a single command: waypoint up. Out of the box,…

Reimagining the Browser: Introducing Cloudflare Browser Isolation Beta
Reimagining the Browser: Introducing Cloudflare Br...

Loading... Reimagining the BrowserWeb browsers are the culprit behind 70% of endpoint compromises. The same application that connects users to the entire Internet also connects you to all of the potentially harmful parts of the Internet. It’s an open door to nearly every connected system on the planet, which is powerful and terrifying.We also rely…

Dropbox Converts to Permanent WFH
Dropbox Converts to Permanent WFH

Dropbox just announced it would allow all employees to work from home permanently.  The company initially ordered staff to work from home in March, during the initial outbreak of COVID-19 in the US. The company plans to convert its existing offices to coworking spaces to aid in team building and collaboration. "While we know we…

Congress should fabricate investments in transport-source tool
Congress should fabricate investments in transport...

In response to past crises, investments in physical infrastructure have helped the United States recover and thrive after significant challenges. After both the Great Depression and the Great Recession, for example, increased investment in transportation infrastructure was a key part of bringing the American economy back from disaster.   The COVID-19 pandemic and its attendant…

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