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Wells Fargo’s Scandals Finally Hurt Its Bottom Line

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An nameless reader quotes CNN: Wells Fargo stated operating losses surged 77% last quarter on account of quite a lot of issues in its auto lending, wealth control, loan and forex companies. Overall bills rose by way of three%. Meanwhile, Wells Fargo stated benefit declined by way of 12% throughout …

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Telescope Offers ‘Clearest View Yet’ of Milky Way – Including Plasma Filaments

Can Pirmordial Black Holes On my own Account For Darkish Subject?

Chris Reeve writes: The MeerKAT radio telescope used to be inaugurated in South Africa this past Friday, revealing the clearest view yet of the center of the Milky Way. What is particularly unexpected concerning the produced symbol are the a lot of distinguished filaments which appear to seem within the …

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Earning points with shopping baggage: what provides?

Earning points with shopping baggage: what provides?

Coles and Woolworths are each providing bonus points for bringing your personal bag. Over the closing month, each Coles and Woolworths eliminated single-use plastic bags from supermarkets following legislative bans in Queensland and Western Australia. This kicked off a frankly ridiculous backlash, with the supermarkets providing unfastened multi-use plastic baggage …

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Google Maps API Becomes ‘More Difficult and Expensive’

Google Would possibly Be In Hassle For Firing James Damore

Government Technology studies: On July 16, Google Maps goes to make it more difficult and expensive to use its API, which might make customized maps that depend at the provider much less sustainable and even unfeasible for the individuals who made them… First, Google Maps is requiring all initiatives to …

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Finally, Non-Compete Clauses Eliminated… For Fast Food Workers

Wisconsin May not Spoil Even On Foxconn Plant Deal For Over Two A long time

“Non-compete clauses are common among professionals, justified by a variety of innocuous-sounding and apparently reasonable business reasons,” writes Slashdot reader Beeftopia. “This story shows that, surprisingly, it is a very effective wage suppression mechanism as well, used in industries where it would seem unnecessary.” NPR experiences: For a few years, …

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Anti-Amazon Graffiti Increasing In Seattle (with Photos)

US To Assessment Qualcomm's Proceedings About Apple iPhone Patents

Long-time Slashdot reader reifman writes: If you might be eagerly waiting for your town’s variety for HQ2, you might have considered trying to take a look at GeekWire’s photo gallery of anti-Amazon graffiti images from round Seattle. Animosity against Amazon has grown within the wake of its threats over a …

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Australian Experiment Wipes Out Over 80% of Disease-Carrying Mosquitoes

Leaked Federal Local weather File Unearths Hyperlink Between Local weather Trade, Human Process

schwit1 quotes CNN: In an experiment with international implications, Australian scientists have effectively wiped out more than 80% of disease-carrying mosquitoes in trial places throughout north Queensland. The experiment, performed via scientists from the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization and James Cook University (JCU), focused Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, which …

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Chrome Beats Edge and Firefox in ‘Browser Benchmark Battle: July 2018’ — Sometimes

Chrome Extension Builders Underneath a Barrage of Phishing Assaults

An nameless reader quotes VentureBeat: It’s been greater than 20 months since our last browser benchmark battle, and we truly sought after to keep away from letting two years elapse earlier than getting a fresh set of a results. Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Microsoft Edge have all stepped forward …

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Systemd-Free Artix Linux OS is Looking For Packagers

Ask Slashdot: What Would You Pay To See Open Sourced?

MrBrklyn (Slashdot reader #four,775) writes: Artix Linux, the younger systemd unfastened OS in line with arch, is attaining a essential level in it is construction and calling for new packagers. Here’s extra from the continued thread at the mission’s discussion board: You wouldn’t have to be a professional within the …

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New ‘Creative Fund’ Promises To Back Every Project on Kickstarter

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All Kickstarter campaigns are getting a display of give a boost to, in line with a new web site. “Every day, The Creative Fund backs all newly launched projects based on our current patronage.” It’s the most recent providing from BackerKit, which additionally makes a knowledge control platform for crowdfunding …

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