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FTC Approves Amazon’s Acquisition of Whole Foods

An anonymous reader quotes a report from CNBC: The Federal Trade Commission will allow Amazon to continue its $13.7 billion deal to acquire Whole Foods. The FTC conducted an investigation to gauge whether the...

15 Myths About Personal Development & How to Leverage Them

15 Myths About Personal Development & How to Leverage Them

Self-development is a cool trend, and modern culture has even created a cult around personal development. It is so powerful that we accept its doctrines without any analysis because we get soaked into its...

Expand your PC’s storage with the best external hard drives

Expand your PC’s storage with the best external hard drives

Whether you want an external storage drive that is fast, portable, or comes with a ton of storage, these are the best external hard drives available today. They all come with great features and...

Tired of bitter coffee? Pick up a cold brew coffee maker for $19 on Amazon

Tired of bitter coffee? Pick up a cold brew coffee maker for $19 on Amazon

Traditional brewing methods release acids and oils into that cup of joe. Take the bitterness out of your morning coffee with the Takeya Cold Brew Coffee Maker, available now for just $19 on Amazon....

FTC approves Amazon’s $13.7 billion Whole Foods acquisition

FTC approves Amazon’s $13.7 billion Whole Foods acquisition

Amazon’s $13.7 billion planned purchase of Whole Foods Market moved pass two potential obstacles today as the Federal Trade Commission said it would allow the deal to proceed and Whole Foods shareholders voted to...

FTC approves of Amazon and Whole Foods deal

FTC approves of Amazon and Whole Foods deal

 The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is allowing Amazon to move forward in the process of purchasing Whole Foods. The $13.4 billion acquisition, which was announced in June, combines the e-commerce behemoth with a major...

Bring your iPhone to Virgin Mobile, get a year of unlimited cell service for $1

Bring your iPhone to Virgin Mobile, get a year of unlimited cell service for $1

Virgin Mobile is redefining itself, and a part of that new identity involves partnering with Apple and turning its business into the first “iPhone-only” carrier. The carrier’s new program is called “Inner Circle.” The...

Han Solo movie: News, trailers, and everything we know so far

Han Solo movie: News, trailers, and everything we know so far

Everyone knows he shot first, but there’s still a lot we don’t know about Han Solo. Here’s everything we’ve rounded up so far about the 2018 movie that will explore the Star Wars smuggler’s...

What Amazon and Walmart might buy next, according to Foursquare foot traffic

What Amazon and Walmart might buy next, according to Foursquare foot traffic

Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods and Walmart’s purchase of Jet, Bonobos, and other ecommerce companies are intensifying the rivalry between the two retail giants as they encroach on each other’s traditional turf. That growing...

Charlottesville: o Nazismo e a liberdade de expressão (revisado e complementado)

Charlottesville: o Nazismo e a liberdade de expressão (revisado e complementado)

Vamos direto a questão: Há limite a liberdade de expressão? I Primeiro, antes de responder essa questão precisamos nos perguntar duas coisas. Sabemos o que é a liberdade de expressão? Temos noção do que significa...

Here’s Why People Don’t Buy Things With Bitcoin

An anonymous reader shares a report: One reason for this, if you live in Toronto like me (or anywhere else for that matter), is that there’s basically nowhere to spend digital coins in the...

Nope to the Note 8: Why Samsung Galaxy S8 is the better deal

Nope to the Note 8: Why Samsung Galaxy S8 is the better deal

The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is the latest flagship to join the fight. It’s bigger, better and bolder than anything Samsung has released before – but not by all that much. While it’s tough...

Who Am I? I Am Extraordinary

Right now people, it’s my privilege to inspire you to greatness It’s my pleasure to help you conquer your biggest demons There is one thing I can do to make your life change forever...

Match Special Letters with PHP Regular Expressions

Match Special Letters with PHP Regular Expressions

Regular expressions come with all sorts of peculiarities, one of which I recently ran into when creating a regex within PHP and preg_match.  I was trying to parse strings with the format “Real Name...

7 Cool Features Samsung Brings to the Galaxy Note 8

The highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy Note 8 was launched on Wednesday at an event in New York and will be available for pre-orders Thursday onwards. The device features a 6.3-inch Super AMOLED infinity display,...

Everis tem diretor de infra e cloud

Everis tem diretor de infra e cloud

A Everis, multinacional de consultoria do Grupo NTT Data, anuncia a contratação de Renato Macedo como novo diretor de infraestrutura & cloud da unidade de negócios IT Soluções e Serviços (ITS&S).  Nos últimos dois...

Call of Duty: WII beta test gets new recruits: Xfinity internet customers

Call of Duty: WII beta test gets new recruits: Xfinity internet customers

Comcast announced today that it is giving access to Call of Duty: WWII‘s beta to all of its Xfinity internet customers. The PlayStation 4 beta starts on August 25, while the Xbox One testing...

Windows 10 S is now available to beta testers

Windows 10 S is now available to beta testers

Windows 10 S thus far has been locked to hardware like the Surface Laptop or Asus’ latest student laptop, but you’ll finally be able to install the operating system – if you meet certain...

How to use the Files app in iOS 11 on iPhones and iPads: 4 productivity tips

How to use the Files app in iOS 11 on iPhones and iPads: 4 productivity tips

The Files app in iOS 11 offers advanced file management options for iPads and iPhones. The app also makes it easy to locate files in cloud services. Here are four productivity tricks for using...

Monument Valley 2 is available for pre-registration in the Play Store

Monument Valley 2 is available for pre-registration in the Play Store

Users can now pre-register for the next Monument Valley game. Since its release, Monument Valley has been known as one of the best puzzle games on iOS and Android. The game centers around moving...

Former CIA agent hopes to buy Twitter to kick Trump off

Former CIA agent hopes to buy Twitter to kick Trump off

 Remember Valerie Plame Wilson? The former CIA agent, who got involved in what became known as the “Plame Affair,” has a solution for ridding Twitter of America’s favorite troll. Wilson launched a fundraiser last week...

Farmers face vendor lock-in as agriculture goes digital

Farmers face vendor lock-in as agriculture goes digital

GUEST: Data is becoming integral to the operations of farms everywhere, despite the persistent belief among some in Silicon Valley that farming is not a high-tech industry. Adoption of precision agriculture technologies has been...