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  1. News 10 Mins Ago Eu fines Google a record $5 billion over mobile systemRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | KIRO-TV Seattle

    The European Union fined Google a record $5 billion Wednesday for using the market dominance of its Android mobile operating system to force handset makers to install Google apps, reducing choice for consumers. EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said Google went against EU rules when it required mobile phone producers to pre-install the Google Search and browser apps as a condition for licensing Google's app store.


  2. City Helps Teen Get Permit for Hot Dog Stand Instead of Shutting It DownRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Instead of shutting down a teen's hot dog stand after a complaint, the city helped him start a business. Thirteen-year-old Jaequan Faulkner had been cooking hot dogs outside his home in North Minneapolis to raise money for new clothes, his family said.


  3. Officials fear algae toxin has tainted city water supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | The Hastings Tribune

    Officials have urged people not to drink tap water in a southern Iowa community because they suspect an algae toxin has tainted the supply.


  4. Publix employees dig through landfill to find adorable girl's lost bunnyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago |

    DAPHNE, Ala -- People in the south, well they just love Publix. Employees at the Publix in Daphne just gave everyone even more reason to love them.


  5. Massena Memorial Hospital holds first Farmers Market of the summerRead the original story

    12 min ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    The market runs from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. Mondays near the hospital's main entrance. It also operates from 2 to 6 p.m. on Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sundays through mid-October in the Tractor Supply Co.


  6. Intuit Accelerates Cloud Strategy, Sells Data CenterRead the original story

    15 min ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Intuit Inc. today announced the sale of its largest data center as the company advances its strategy and continues migrating its services to the public cloud, moving away from investing in owning hosting platforms. is selling its Data Center in Quincy, Wash.


  7. Perhaps We Shouldn't Celebrate Judicial Candidates Who Advertise Their Reform AgendasRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Independent Weekly

    Retired District Court Judge Nancy Gordon is alarmed: "As of this year, North Carolina finds itself back in the mess of elected judges designated by political party. I suggest that, after making significant progress and being the leader in nonpartisan judicial elections, the reason we are here is clear: We are embroiled in political factionalism that has nothing to do with ideology or, in the case of judges, qualification, but that reflects a desire for control and power.


  8. Google hit with record $5 billion EU antitrust fineRead the original story

    18 min ago | Turkish Daily News

    EU regulators hit Google with a record 4.34 billion euros antitrust fine on July 18 for using its Android mobile operating system to squeeze out rivals. The penalty is nearly double the previous record of 2.4 billion euros which the U.S. tech company was ordered to pay last year over its online shopping search service.


  9. Teen's hot dog stand shut down for not having permit, so city helped him get oneRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    Instead of shutting down a teen's hot dog stand after a complaint, the city helped him start a business. Thirteen-year-old Jaequan Faulkner had been cooking hot dogs outside his home in North Minneapolis to raise money for new clothes, his family said.


  10. EU must ban ivory trade, or risk becoming a pariahRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago |

    Almost three-quarters of all ivory sold in Europe are illegal items masquerading as antiques, according to a recent investigation. [ Guian Bolisay / Flickr ] A EU-wide ban on ivory trade is essential if the global trend to close down markets is to succeed in protecting elephants from poachers, argue Mark Jones and Joanna Swabe.


  11. Iteris SaaS Solution Now Enhances Roadside Inspection in 22 StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Business Wire

    Iteris Commercial Vehicle Operations Platform Adoption Increases as State Agencies Seek to Save Time and Improve Safety for Operators and Inspectors Iteris Inspect saves up to 50% of time spent completing commercial vehicle inspections and is the only third-party software that meets federal regulations )--Iteris, Inc. , the global leader in applied informatics for transportation and agriculture, today announced two new contracts for its commercial vehicle operations platform, which provides software-as-a-service solutions for commercial vehicle inspection, enforcement and data aggregation. With the recent selection by South Carolina, Iteris added two more states to the Iteris CVO platform in the first half of calendar year 2018.


  12. Will the 'Rugrats' reboot ruin your childhood?Read the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago |

    The babies are back! " Rugrats " will be hitting the small screen and the silver screen. According to Deadline , Nickelodeon will produce a 26-episode series and Paramount will be giving fans a live-action film with CGI characters.


  13. Snopes and Editorializing Fact ChecksRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Real Clear Politics

    We at RealClearPolitics' Fact Check Review are making an earnest effort to better understand how fact checkers work -- and to share our findings with the public. We are doing so because much is unknown about the fact-checking process.


  14. Namogoo and Microsoft Develop GDPR Compliance Solution on AzureRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Business Wire

    Digital Insights, a New GDPR Compliance Solution, Provides Visibility into What Personal Customer Data Third- and Fourth-Party Services Collect from Online Businesses )-- Namogoo , a company that helps online businesses and publishers enhance their customer journeys and business results, today announced a partnership with Microsoft to deliver a GDPR compliance solution. Microsoft Israel R&D Center and Namogoo jointly developed a GDPR compliance solution that enables online businesses and publishers to track which of their third- and fourth-party services are collecting and sharing personally identifiable information , identify which PII parameters are being collected and shared, and receive alerts of risks associated with GDPR compliance.


  15. Facebook is relying on robotics to lure AI researchersRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | DM Review

    Facebook Inc. is hiring five well-regarded computer scientists in the U.S. and Europe, adding new facilities to bolster its artificial intelligence research division, and focus on robotics and related-technologies. The company, which is in a race with other large technology firms to push the boundaries of artificial intelligence and apply these breakthroughs to its products, said it was hiring researchers in Menlo Park, California, where it is headquartered, as well as in Pittsburgh, Seattle and London.


  16. How has your newsroom reached new audiences?Read the original story

    44 min ago | Poynter Online

    This piece originally appeared in Local Edition, our newsletter following the digital transformation of local news. Want to be part of the conversation? You can sign up here .


  17. SQL, NoSQL or NewSQL: How organizations can make the right pickRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | DM Review

    Relational database systems pay a lot of attention to data consistency and compliance with a formal database schema. New data or modifications to existing data are not accepted unless they satisfy constraints represented in this schema in terms of data types, referential integrity etc.


  18. Dallas Stars: Ideas to Improve Fan Experience at the AACRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Blackout Dallas

    The Dallas Stars have been playing at the American Airlines Center since the 2001-02 season following eight seasons at Reunion Arena. It's a fun place to watch games, but there is definitely room for improvement for fans.


  19. Data collection and data markets in the age of privacy and machine learningRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | O'Reilly

    In this post I share slides and notes from a keynote I gave at the Strata Data Conference in London at the end of May. My goal was to remind the data community about the many interesting opportunities and challenges in data itself. Much of the focus of recent press coverage has been on algorithms and models, specifically the expanding utility of deep learning.


  20. Man punched ex-wife in row over child accessRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    Blackburn magistrates heard Shabir Akbar climbed into his wife's car and punched her five or six times, all the time screaming and swearing and making references to her new partner. Akbar, 30, of Wood Street, Brierfield, pleaded guilty to sending a Facebook message conveying a threat and was convicted in his absence of assault.