If you're a certain age, it's likely that you've never given a second thought to buying a municipal bond or the process of bond buying, even if you've intuited, rightly, that's it's an intentionally opaque business. Yet there could be a big opportunity for startups, and for people looking for places to invest, and for cities with crumbling infrastructures, in disrupting the status quo — if only everyone starts playing closer attention. First, there's a strong case [...]
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It's been a while since I defragged — years, probably, because these days for a number of reasons computers don't really need to. But perhaps it is we who need to defrag. And what better way to defrag your brain after a long week than by watching the strangely satisfying defragmentation process taking place on a simulated DOS machine, complete with fan and HDD noise? That's what you can do with this Twitch stream, which has [...]
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Chris Watts is being held in a Colorado jail after reportedly confessing to killing his pregnant wife and their two daughters [...]
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"Former government officials have the right to express their unclassified views on what they see as critical national security issues without fear of being punished for doing so" [...]
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The social media giant has allowed ads that exclude certain groups, like families with kids or the disabled [...]
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