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Former Facebook and Pinterest exec Tim Kendall traces “extractive business models” to VCs

Last month, former Facebook and Pinterest executive Tim Kendall told Congress during a House hearing on the dangers of social media that Facebook made its products so addictive because its ad-driven business model relies on people paying attention to its product longer every day.…
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ET Deals: Dell UltraSharp U3219Q 32-Inch 4K USB-C Monitor for $710, Sony X750H 65-Inch 4K TV for $599

Today you can get a high-end 32-inch 4K monitor from Dell that’s been marked down over $300 dollars. There’s also a fantastic deal on a large 65-inch Sony TV that’s had its price reduced by the same amount making it just $599.99.…
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A Guide to Moving WordPress Sites

If you work with clients using WordPress in any capacity, or even if you are a solo site owner, at some point, you will probably need to move a site from one server to another (also known as migrating).…
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Map Your Gamepad Buttons With Keyboard, Mouse, or Macros/Scripts Using AntiMicroX in Linux

Brief: AntiMicroX is a GUI tool to map your gamepad with your keyboard, mouse, or custom macros/scripts in Linux. Let’s take a closer look at it.…
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Using Google’s search results to create great content

Table of contents What is search intent? Google tries to predict a user’s intent Search terms with one dominant intent Search terms referring to several entities  Search terms without dominant intent So, how can the search results help you create great content?…
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How to use HashSet in C#

download Visual Studio 2019 here. Also on InfoWorld: The most valuable software developer skills in 2020 ] Create a .NET Core console application project in Visual Studio First off, let’s create a .NET…
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Keeping Your WordPress Sites Fully Backed-up with Snapshot and The Hub

Backing up your WordPress site(s) has never been easier. Regardless of your hosting setup, The Hub and Snapshot make keeping your sites fully backed up a breeze.…
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How to Configure NGINX as TCP/UDP Load Balancer in Linux

As we know NGINX is one of the highly rated open source web server but it can also be used as TCP and UDP load balancer.…
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Microsoft Disables GitHub Repository of Open Source Project youtube-dl

The open source project youtube-dl is one of the best tools to download videos from YouTube and many other video hosting websites. But the existence of this project is under threat right now.…
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Yale may have just turned institutional investing on its head with a new diversity edict

It could be the long-awaited turning point in the world of venture capital and beyond. Yale, whose $32 billion endowment has been led since 1985 by the legendary investor David Swensen, just let its 70 U.S.…