HK WebaSEE: Not One Less

Credit: An illustration by design_port in Hong Kong Supportive write-up and graphics blooms over the social media as a consequence of consecutive cases of Hong Kong teenagers killing themselves amid the one-of-it’s-kind pro-democracy movement in the city, which is, meanwhile, with shades of helplessness and hopelessness as the government refused to address the requests of […]

Working Housewives and Superbitches: British Women’s Magazines of the 1970s — We Are the Mutants

By Richard McKenna and Amy Mugglestone So, in summary, you should fantasize about boys, but you shouldn’t ask about sex, but you should stop acting in ways that make boys think you want sex. Even though you’re not supposed to know what that is. What the fuck, Jackie? I’m lost. via Working Housewives and Superbitches: British […]

Note to commenters about vitriol and frequency of commenting — Why Evolution Is True

Although I’m in Paris, I am reading comments, and have noticed two things: 1.) Certain people are dominating threads in posts, and doing it repeatedly. As I said in Da Roolz (rule 9): Try not to dominate threads, particularly in a one-on-one argument. I’ve found that those are rarely informative, and the participants never reach […] […]

David Huddle: Animal Videos as Last-Resort Religious Practice of the Ruined Nation — Vox Populi

When politics became so deceitful and hateful that even the idiot president himself could see the country collapsing into chaos, we citizens . found the old comforts–food, music, booze, drugs, sex, and our churches–helped only a little and though suicide rates shot up, most of us lacked the nerve and/or the means to blow out […] […]

Facebook Takes Down 115 Accounts Possibly Linked to Russia Hours Before Polls Open — Variety

Facebook has taken down another 115 accounts likely linked to foreign powers just hours before the opening of the U.S. midterm election polls. The social networking giant disclosed Monday night that it had acted on a tip from U.S. law enforcement. “Our very early-stage investigation has so far identified around 30 Facebook accounts and 85… via […]

  1 Read Ford and Kavanaugh’s Opening Remarks 2 To Forgive Someone, Hold Them Accountable 3 The Best Runway Looks at Paris Fashion Week 4 The Best Female Art Exhibitions to See This Fall 5 Street Style Straight from Paris 18 Movies and TV Shows To Watch Before They Leave Netflix In October Here’s your […]

Melania Trump says her experience as ‘most bullied person in the world’ motivated her ‘Be Best’ campaign — Women in the World

  First lady Melania Trump referred to herself as “the most bullied person in the world” […] via Melania Trump says her experience as ‘most bullied person in the world’ motivated her ‘Be Best’ campaign — Women in the World

6 ways porn is stopping you from living the good life — The Joy of Awareness

  Watching porn seems to be a perfectly acceptable activity in modern days. It’s not spoken of in polite conversation, but come on, we all know what’s going on. I’m guessing almost everybody over the age of 18 in the western world has watched porn at some point or another. It would be hard not […]

Here’s How Whitney Port Spends a Perfect Night at Home — Perfect Night In — PushUP24

Our homes are our sanctuaries, where we retreat to rest, recharge and (occasionally) binge watch a whole season of our favorite shows. Perfect Night In is a series where we ask actors, artists, entrepreneurs, and beyond how they’d spend the ultimate luxury—a blissful evening at home. TV personality and new mom Whitney Port is nothing […] […]

Women in Leadership Today and Societal Roadblocks – Part 1 — Catcall

  By Jordan Winberg The following article is part of a multi-part series of excerpts from the author’s senior thesis. My research experience was with Professor Jo Ida Hansen in the vocational department of psychology. Professor Hansen was in-between projects during my semester there, so my time was mostly spent entering data from past projects, […]

Is Reality a Collective Hallucination? — Committing Sociology

Imagine that we’re both playing one of those virtual reality video games. We’ve put on these things that look like night vision goggles. The software was designed by natural selection to incorporate all, or almost all, of the key features of the immediate environment: those necessary to survival (e.g., where the walls are, the stairs, […] […]

Referral Marketing Targets Precisely (Referral Marketing Series 2/5)

Goals-achieving marketing campaigns are always being back up by an enchanting story and a precise target audience, i.e. customers. People to people referral including word-of-mouth, online recommendations at social media, ratings at Google Map, discussion in forums and alike are reaching out to the audience in a naturally selective way because people who speak with […]

Straylite: Does Technology Breed Narcissism?

Technology is helping our students grow to be citizens of the world by cultivating their awareness and providing them a worldwide view,” says Tyra Frederick, educational technology coordinator and higher college English teacher at Brooklyn Prospect. With technology like that obtainable our future superheroes will have no trouble understanding which locations to patrol. Technology leads […]

HRD: Young workers want better health and wellness benefits

Young workers want better health and wellness benefitsby Rachel Ranosa | Sep 22, 2018 The secret to attracting younger talent just might be in your health and wellness benefits for employees, according to a survey on well-being at work. Four in 10 employees aged 18-24 said they considered the health and wellness benefits package of […]

Straylite: Mississippi sheriff under fire for comparing Osama Bin Laden to Colin Kaepernick in Facebook post

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Nike's decision to make former NFL star Colin Kaepernick the face of their new campaign has caused controversy across the nation. Now, some citizens in Marshall County, Mississippi are wondering what one elected official may have meant by sharing a picture of Kaepernick next to Osama Bin Laden on social media, according […]

Variety: Brett Kavanaugh Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Second Woman

Brett Kavanaugh Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Second Womanby Erin Nyren Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who is facing heavy scrutiny after Dr. Christine Blasey Ford accused him of sexually assaulting her in high school, has been accused by another woman, Deborah Ramirez, of sexual misconduct. In a New Yorker report from Ronan Farrow and Jane Mayer, […]

SCMP: China’s booming live streaming industry may have reached its peak

Dealing with scandals, regulatory scrutiny and rising costs, China’s live streaming industry has reached a turning pointBy Amanda Lee The party could soon be over for China’s booming live streaming industry, which saw revenue triple last year, as the tens of millions of yuan a year paid out to top presenters becomes unsustainable amid a […]

Philanthropy for Better Cities Forum

http://www.citiesphilanthropy.com/en/ TACKLING METROPOLITAN SOCIAL ISSUES Urbanisation in recent decades has been accelerating on an unprecedented scale, fundamentally transforming the opportunities and challenges that cities face today. There is a need to create a common platform that facilitates dialogue on addressing the social needs of 21st century cities. Why should you attend?The Philanthropy for Better Cities […]

招聘 行业分析师 – 新锐大数据金融公司

行业分析师 – 新锐大数据金融公司 BěijīngPermanent• 大数据运用到传统金融行业的新兴产业团队背景全部都是有顶尖学历背景和大型金融或互联网机构背景的杰出人士 About Our Client年轻开放的数据技术创业公司,将数种非常规数据源的百亿条级原始数据过滤处理、建模分析后生产出的数据产品提供给全球机构投资者和企业用户;客户主要为香港和美国的对冲基金和部分公募基金、私募股权基金。 Job Description跟踪并分析各种行业和公司的商业动态,成为一个业务"专家",能从投资人的角度理解公司的发展趋势和业绩指标;将对于行业分析的理解输出到产品身上,挖掘客户的数据痛点,并转换成数据产品idea;与数据产品经理和数据分析师一起,计划、把控、并交付产品的开发与提升,包括挖掘数据源内容、制定数据收集规格、监督统计抽样策略与分析、验证数据质量及验收可视化平台的内容与交互逻辑等;维护与数据产品相关的金融模型,跟踪数据产品和官方数据的关系并推进优化;从客户角度为线上平台的交互体验和功能提出改进需求,推动平台体验在行业里的领导地位 The Successful Applicant拥有金融投资或互联网相关业务数据分析经验,能够独立从金融和运营层面分析不同业务的数据;能够主动搜集相关资料和新闻,将信息融合到金融模型里动态跟踪;做过投资决策、客户咨询项目、或公司内部战略的核心分析,能把握分析项目框架、分析结论的整体呈现,并保证高质量的产出;热爱数据和技术,愿意接触不同类型的数据并了解数据生产过程;985本科及以上学历;经济、统计、CS、数学、金融、社会科学或其他计量专业等相关专业背景;英文水平可满足商业应用,阅读与撰写报告、邮件、文档无障碍 What's on Offer优厚的薪资待遇和不设限制的晋升发展未来;熟悉大数据在金融领域的应用

Called T Noie, which refers to the house’s T-shaped structure, the 102-square-metre, two property is located in Toyot

Japanese architect Katsutoshi Sasaki has built himself a new family home, featuring a dark-painted facade of red cedar and a bright, airy interior. Called T Noie, which refers to the house's T-shaped structure, the 102-square-metre, two property is located in Toyota, Aichi Prefecture. From the outside, the tall and narrow building appears to have very few […]

Introducing UPLIVE

The Gifto Protocol Global content and social platforms such as YouTube, Instagram, Facebook have allowed anyone to easily create content and build a fanbase. However, these content platforms mostly still rely on advertising to generate revenue. The key limitation of the advertising model is that it places control of revenue generation with centralized companies, including […]

Push: Visit NYC’s best cultural institutions for free with a library card

New York City is home to some of the most renowned cultural institutions in the world, and starting this week, The New York Public Library is making it even easier for New Yorkers to enjoy these remarkable destinations with Culture Pass , a service that allows library cardholders to visit cultural institutions throughout the city […]

[Reblog] The New York Times: NEWS ANALYSIS With ‘Spygate,’ Trump Shows How He Uses Conspiracy Theories to Erode Trust

ImagePresident Trump’s promotion of elaborate, unproven theories appears to be having a distinct effect.CreditEric Thayer for The New York TimesBy Julie Hirschfeld Davis and Maggie Haberman May 28, 2018 WASHINGTON — As a candidate, Donald J. Trump claimed that the United States government had known in advance about the Sept. 11 attacks. He hinted that […]

Improve Your Confidence and Professional Presentation In 30 Days Via This Simple Course

Imagine a step-by-step guide that transforms your entire image and improves your daily habits so that you find it easier to dress sharp, control your image and set the tone with your colleagues, boss and even women around you. Let’s Start: Are you hiding from life? Do you feel insecure? Do you feel discouraged by […]