Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Blue Moose
1 follower
1 follower
About
Posts

Post has attachment
How the IoT is evolving to reach the mainstream with businesses and consumers - BI Intelligence This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming how companies and consumers go about their days around the world. The technology that underlies this whole segment is evolving quickly, whether it’s the rapid rise of the ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Elon Musk settles bizarre fight over a farting unicorn - AP Elon Musk has settled a weird argument with an artist who created a mug featuring a farting unicorn. Musk used the image in Tesla operating systems and other company material, prompting potter Tom Edwards to ask for his copyright to be recognised. Edwards blogged on Friday that the matter is now resolved "in a way that everyone feels good about." It's the latest twist in a tumultuous week for Musk, who said: "Always look on the bri...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
WHERE ARE THEY NOW? The deep and star-studded 2011 NBA Draft class - Eric Gay/AP The 2011 NBA Draft has proven to be one of the deepest classes in recent memory. The class was highlighted by No. 1 pick Kyrie Irving, but perhaps most interesting is how many stars have developed from picks all over the class. Klay Thompson was picked 11th, Kawhi Leonard was picked 15th, Jimmy Butler was picked 30th. Even Isaiah Thomas was picked 60th, the last pick of the draft! Over time, the class has evolv...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
A Missouri duck boat survivor reportedly said the captain told passengers 'not to worry about grabbing life jackets' - Kansas City/YouTube Seventeen people are dead after a tourist "duck boat" capsized during storms at Table Rock Lake in southern Missouri. A survivor who lost nine family members in the accident told a local TV station that the captain told passengers not to put on life jackets. The tour boat company president said the boats had life vests but that passengers are not require...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Democratic socialist stars Sanders and Ocasio-Cortez to hold a rally in deep-red Kansas - Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez 2018 Two luminaries in the democratic socialist movement — one its national leader, the other its new star — are descending on solidly Republican Kansas on Friday. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who rose to fame following her surprise win in last month's New York congressional primary, see an opportunity to influence Democratic voters in Kansas ahead ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
The White House is looking to fill the skills gap in data-based jobs with a new training initiative - Andrew Harnik/AP The White House unveiled an initiative to promote education and job re-training to prepare workers at all stages of their careers for computer and data-based jobs. The "Pledge to America's Workers" seeks to help workers and employers adapt to increased automation and the phasing out of manual labor jobs. It will enlist state and local governments, as well as major corporati...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Unprecedented droughts have unveiled traces of an undiscovered, Stonehenge-like structure in Ireland - Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht/Business Insider Unusual weather in Ireland has uncovered long-forgotten traces of a 3,000-year-old structure which resembles Stonehenge. A weeks-long drought means that outlines of ancient buildings are becoming visible again, because the ruins sustain plantlife better than the surrounding earth. Aerial photographs taken by a drone show th...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Protests are threatening OPEC's 2nd biggest oil producer - Protests are erupting across Iraq.  If Iraq has major production outages, oil prices could spike.  Crude oil production has just begun to be disrupted.  Iraq’s future is again tottering with protests erupting of the country. Baghdad is being confronted by internal unrest, as economic and social problems have spilled over into the political arena.  Protests and strikes have been reported in the major oil port of Basra, while reports ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
The Thai soccer team have been given the all-clear to go home after their traumatic cave rescue - The 13 members of the Thai soccer team who were rescued from a cave held a press conference on Wednesday: their first public appearance.  Doctors told the press that the boys are strong "emotionally and physically" and can go home.  The boys and their coach are answering a series of questions from the media which have been screened beforehand. The 12 boys, aged 11-16, and their 25-year-old coac...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Andreessen Horowitz's newest general partner left a lasting impression on Chance the Rapper after she helped him enter the Chinese market -  Connie Chan, a Silicon Valley venture capital focused on consumer tech and China, was promoted to general partner at her firm Andreessen Horowitz on Tuesday. But Chan, it turns out, has another area of expertise as a go-between for the global rap community. She even helped Change the Rapper enter the Chinese market, according to Andreessen Horowitz cof...
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded