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Renewable Energy Is Now The Cheapest Option - Even Without Subsidies

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 19:39
Over recent years the march towards an energy industry ruled by renewables has been on the agenda of many countries and international bodies. Aside from their non-depleting and replenishing nature, renewable energy is poised to lessen the world's carbon footprint and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
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2019 12-Inch MacBook, OLED 16-Inch MacBook Pro Are Tantalizing Possibilities With New Models Due

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 18:12
More MacBooks are coming. Here's what a refreshed 12-inch MacBook and 16-inch MacBook Pro could look like.
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Friday Box Office: 'Avengers: Endgame' Falls From Top Ten As 'John Wick 3' And 'Aladdin' Hold

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 17:00
'Secret Life of Pets 2' is not holding well considering its smaller-than-expected opening weekend.
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Box Office: 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' Plunges Record 83% On Friday

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 16:20
'Dark Phoenix' will earn just $8.6 million in its second domestic weekend for a $52 million ten-day cume.
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Marketing To Differentiate At The National Association Of Realtors

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 15:53
At The National Association Of Realtors, marketing strategy is built to address today's opportunities and tomorrow's uncertainties.
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Why Managers Should Give Up Feedback And Pay More Attention

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 15:32
Organizations and their advisers are convinced that regular appraisals are one of the key ways to improve performance — even though there is little evidence of success. A new book challenges this conviction and a few others) and offers a different perspective.
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Destiny 2’s Highest Boss DPS Weapons Aren’t What You Think

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 14:56
It's a new era for Destiny 2 in Season of Opulence, one where a new class of weapon is burning down bosses faster than any other.
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How To Test Drive 200+ Linux Distributions Without Ever Downloading Or Installing Them

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 10:19
223 Linux distributions at your fingertips, and all you need is a browser. It even works on mobile!
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Bitcoin Suddenly Bounces--Here's Why

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 00:37
Bitcoin, still by a long way the largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, has been making up ground after being left in the dust by one of it's biggest rivals litecoin this week...
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Apple Loop: New iPhone Leak Confirms Design, Disruptive Lightning Port Change, Major Mac Pro Mistake

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 23:58
This week’s Apple Loop includes the leaked iPhone 11’s ugly design, adding USB-C to the iPhone, iPhone plans for US trade war, major mistakes over Mac Pro release date, details of new MacBooks, falling performance in the EMEA region, and reviewing the Macintosh SE thirty years later.
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Giant Floating Solar Farms Could Extract CO2 From Seawater, Producing Methanol Fuel

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 22:50
Millions of floating islands, clustered together, that convert carbon dioxide to methanol fuel could help reduce the amount of green house gases in the atmosphere, according to researchers from Norway and Switzerland.
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How A Du Pont Heir Avoided Jail Time For A Heinous Crime

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 22:36
Robert Richards, an heir to the DuPont company, was convicted of raping his daughter in 2009. He served no jail time, leading many to wonder if his wealth influenced the ultimate sentencing.
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Don't Bet Against Pets. Retail Lessons From The Chewy IPO

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 21:25
Treating pets like humans, and customers like old friends is the secret to Chewy's success, and Wall Street rewarded the company's IPO.
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Lebanon's MEA Poised To Become Airbus A321XLR Launch Customer

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 20:02
Middle East Airlines boss Mohamad El Hout said his carrier plans to induct four of the aircraft in 2023.
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Pot Peeves: 10 Things That Dissuade Cannabis Reporters From Writing About You – And How To Avoid Them

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 19:02
Top cannabis, CBD, and hemp journalists explain what elements in a pitch dissuade them from covering a company. From calling yourself a leader to not knowing the reporter's beat, these are the things you should avoid.
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7 Rules For Implementing A Growth Mindset At Your Nonprofit

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 18:15
Support your team, your culture and your organizational goals with these suggestions for gaining a growth mindset from the experts of Forbes Nonprofit Council.
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Five Questions Every Brand Should Ask Its Customers

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 17:53
If your brand focuses on growth by prioritizing quality over quantity (it should), then customer feedback is vital.
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Why A Post About Women Downplaying Their Awesomeness Went Viral

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 17:18
If you also long for a world where women are no longer pressured to downplay their strengths, stop questioning women's behaviors and start creating intentional spaces that allow women to be awesome and own it without ramifications.
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Wine, Murder And Cigars: My Evening At Home With The Trump-Loving Indonesian Billionaire Who Just Bought The President’s Beverly Hills Mansion

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 17:14
To really know Hary Tanoesoedibjo—to know why he’d want to acquire Trump’s discarded real estate, to know who President Trump chooses to do business with—you should spend a night with Hary. At home. With his family. And that’s precisely what I did.
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Can Using Insects As Animal Feed Reduce The Climate Impact Of Meat Production?

Fri, 06/14/2019 - 16:25
This past Tuesday, Dutch company Protix opened the world’s largest insect farm in Bergem op Zoom, a small town in the south of the Netherlands. Founded in 2009 by Dutch consultant-turned-entrepreneurs Kees Aarts and Tarique Arsiwalla, Protix focuses on breeding insects to be used as animal feed.
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