September 16, 2019

What are dynamic paygates and does your news organization need them? Part 2

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By Giles Cross From Reuters Community In the second part of our paygates exploration, Paul Johnson, MPP CEO and co-founder, reveals how dynamic paygates, as part of smarter revenue management, could shake-up journalism for good. What is dynamic paygate technology? Our dynamic paywall functionalities, be that for metering, paywall, datawall, signwall or sharewall implementations, all utilize our […]

How to keep your phone safe at the beach this summer

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By Chloe Bryan From Mashable Let’s be real. You’re going to take your phone to the beach. How could you not? So let’s make sure it doesn’t meet its untimely end there. There are three main issues to consider when beach-proofing your device: sun, sand, and moisture. You don’t want your phone to overheat, you […]

Facebook belatedly makes it harder to run some discriminatory ads

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By Jack Morse From Mashable Scandal-plagued Facebook announced March 19 that it would take steps to address one of its many structural flaws. Namely, the company will no longer allow advertisers to discriminate when it comes to housing, jobs, or credit advertisements that run on the social media platform.  “These changes are the result of historic settlement […]

David Horowitz warns ‘Dark Agenda’ against Christians

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From Newsmax A Jew and famed author is warning Christians are in danger. He says they are targeted by secular leftists. They want to destroy Christianity in America. Persecution against Christians is already happening. It can get far worse. David Horowitz exposes the truth in his new bestseller . . . “Dark Agenda: The War to […]

Amy Klobuchar apparently ate salad with a comb and then made her staffer clean it

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By Chloe Bryan From Mashable The New York Times published a story Friday detailing the harsh, occasionally demeaning manner in which 2020 presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has treated her staff. There are a lot of disturbing details in the report, including accounts of Klobuchar throwing items “in the direction of aides” and making employees wash her dishes, which […]

A subscription for baby food? It’s not as crazy as it sounds

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By Olga Massov From Mashable Welcome to Small Humans, an ongoing series at Mashable that looks at how to take care of – and deal with – the kids in your life. Because Dr. Spock is nice and all, but it’s 2018 and we have the entire internet to contend with. Internet marketed direct-to-consumer subscription services […]

Critics of a Student Debt Jubilee are right (and wrong)

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By Eric Levitz From New York Mag Imagine that you’ve just been accosted by a street-corner socialist. She presses a pamphlet into your hand and tells you that her movement has a big, bold idea for rectifying the inequities of late capitalism, and restoring faith in the concept of public goods. You look down at […]

Facebook responds to the New York Times’ blockbuster exposé

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By Steve Dent From engadget But fails to address some of the report’s key findings. The New York Times recently published a bruising Facebook report saying, among other things, that the social network knew about Russian interference well before it said, feared Trump supporters and lobbied against critics. The nature of the article stunned even […]

All of the travel companies and places phasing out single-use plastic

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By BRIDGET HALLINAN From Condr Nast Traveler American Airlines, Carnival Cruises, and more. It’s no secret that the world has a plastic problem: Globally, almost 300 million tons of plastic are produced annually—half of which is single-use—and more than eight million tons of that plastic are dumped into the ocean, according to the Plastic Oceans […]

Abraaj restructuring request approved by Cayman Islands court

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By Sarah Townsend From The National Abraaj Group said on Tuesday a Cayman Islands court approved a request by the embattled buyout firm for a provisional liquidation of the business, enabling a court-supervised restructuring and protection of stakeholders’ rights. The Grand Court of the Cayman Islands appointed Simon Conway of PwC Corporate Finance and Recovery […]