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Amazonians Visit High Schools To Inspect the Amazon Future Engineer Troops
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theodp writes: Amazon Future Engineer students across the country are graduating from high school,” reports the Amazon Day One blog, “and to celebrate, Amazonians visited select classrooms to meet some of the students and to check out their impressive computer science progress and end of year projects [TV coverage of an ‘Amazon graduation’]. Amazon Future […]

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High School Production of 'Alien' Suprised By Visit From Sigourney Weaver
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An anonymous reader quotes ABC News: ‘Alien: The Play’ returned to the stage at North Bergen High School one month after it took the internet by storm — thanks to its elaborate costumes, stage design and nostalgia for the original film, released in 1979. The drama club only had enough money to put the production […]

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Game of Thrones language lessons: Learn High Valyrian in 5 easy steps     – CNET
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Master everyday phrases, such as: “Where’s the bathroom?” “I can’t come to work,” and “What’s your HBO password?”

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Whatever you expect from “Robert Pattinson in space sci-fi,” High Life isn’t it
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The trailer for Claire Denis’ High Life For space-cinema fans, Spring 2019 has long had two big releases on the schedule unrelated to that big Apollo anniversary. The Brad Pitt-led, James Gray (Lost City of Z)-directed Ad Astra continues to target May, and the Robert Pattinson-starring, Claire Denis-made High Life arrives this week. Before even so much as […]

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Study Shows Gamers At High FPS Have Better Kill-To-Death Ratios In Battle Royale Games
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MojoKid writes: Gaming enthusiasts and pro-gamers have believed for a long time that playing on high refresh rates displays with high frame rates offers a competitive edge in fast-action games like PUBG, Fortnite and Apex Legends. The premise is, the faster the display can update the action for you, every millisecond saved will count when […]

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Facebook Moderators Are Routinely High and Joke About Suicide To Cope With Job, Says Report
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According to a new report from The Verge, Facebook moderators in Phoenix, Arizona reportedly make just $28,800 a year and use sex and drugs to deal with the stress. “The report published on Monday detailed the experiences of current and former employees who worked at professional services company Cognizant, a company they say Facebook outsources […]

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Amazon will provide computer science classes for NYC high schools
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The local response to Amazon's plan to put its next headquarters in New York City has been lukewarm at best. Now the company is doing some community outreach: it announced today a plan to fund computer science courses for more than 130 schools in NYC…

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Can Apple finish 2018 on a high note? We’ll find out Thursday
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Apple (NASDAQ: APPL) has had a great 2018. Even as the other FAANG stocks slumped, the trillion-dollar electronics company has continually satisfied Wall Street with quarter-over-quarter revenue growth. But will Apple’s momentum continue after it reports its fourth-quarter earnings on Thursday? The consensus, so far, is yes. Apple is expected to post revenue of $61.43 billion (earnings per share […]

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Many Pay High Investment Company Fees For Services They Don't Use, Survey Shows
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Penelope Wang, writing for Consumer Reports: If you are investing in stocks, bonds, or mutual funds, you have a wide range of options to help manage your portfolio — everything from traditional brokerages to mutual fund companies to online financial firms. But as consumers search for an investment company, many pay little attention to the […]

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