Catalyst brothers find capital success with $2.4M from True

Over the past few years, the old language of “customer support” has been supplanted by the new language of “customer success.” In the old model, companies would essentially disappear following the conclusion of a sale, merely handling customer problems when they arose. Now, companies are actively reaching out to customers,…

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Humans were in Philippines thousands of years before previously thought

(CNN)About 709,000 years ago, someone butchered a rhinoceros using stone tools on the Philippine island of Luzon. That may not seem remarkable — except that humans weren’t supposed to be in the Philippines so long ago. Research says that the new findings push back the date for humans inhabiting the…

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Scientists Have Kept Brains Alive Outside The Body For The First Time

For the first time, scientists were able to keep the brains of pigs alive after the animals had been decapitated. The team managed to reanimate the organs by restoring circulation. In doing so, they showed that billions of individual cells were still healthy and capable of normal activity for up to…

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Judge rules New York City bar can refuse service to Trump supporter wearing MAGA hat

A bar patron sued claiming he was refused service and kicked out for wearing a MAGA hat and supporting Trump.  (Reuters) A Manhattan judge ruled Wednesday that kicking a Trump supporter out of a bar does not violate the law – because the law does not protect against political discrimination.…

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Empathy technologies like VR, AR, and social media can transform education

Jennifer Carolan another breakthrough in empathy technologies that have their roots in education. Empathy technologies expand our access to diverse literature, allow us to more deeply understand each other and create opportunities for meaningful collaboration across racial, cultural, geographic and class backgrounds. The new empathy technologies don’t leave diversity of…

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7 Deadly Sins In The Modern World Youre Probably Guilty Of

Throughout history, the vices have been discussed in treatises, and depicted in paintings and sculpture decorations on Catholic churches. Paul’s remake, however, uses social media sites to prove that the capital vices are ingrained into human nature. It seems we haven’t overcome our darkest desires just yet. Scroll down to…

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How Facebook got into a mess and why it cant get out of it

Mark Zuckerberg will be hauled before Congress this week. Hell apologise but his company doesnt know how to change its brand of surveillance capitalism Ponder this and weep. The United States, theoretically a mature democracy of 327 million souls, is ruled by a 71-year-old unstable narcissist with a serious social…

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Japan Has The Weirdest Mythological Creatures, And Their Stories Will Make Your Skin Crawl

Japan has a rather rich folklore and mythological characters play a very big part in it. For centuries the tales of Yokai (so-called strange, supernatural creatures) were told and slowly expanded into every aspect of Japan’s culture. Even today, stories and illustrations of these beasts are very captivating and could…

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In other baby news, The Rock and his family just welcomed a baby girl into the world

An American equivalent to a royal baby was born today.  Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and his partner LaurenHashian welcomed a baby girl into the world on Monday, and made the announcement via a very on brand (aka shirtless), long-winded Instagram post with a photo of Johnson holding his daughter. SEE…

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