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Weddings: Yes They Met Online

Weddings: Yes They Met Online

Weddings: Yes They Met Online Weddings: Yes They Met Online Rachel Jennifer Heyman did some quick-fire swiping on the Tinder dating app at her apartment in Manhattan one Saturday evening in January 2019 with her friend over glasses of wine, a variety of Trader Joe’s appetizers and reality TV. “At points we would take each other’s phone,” she said, and …

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Jobless, Selling Nudes Online and Still Struggling

Jobless, Selling Nudes Online and Still Struggling

Jobless, Selling Nudes Online and Still Struggling Jobless, Selling Nudes Online and Still Struggling Savannah Benavidez stopped working at her job as a medical biller in June to take care of her 2-year-old son after his day care shut down. Needing a way to pay her bills, she created an account on OnlyFans — a social media platform where users …

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Fringe Groups Splinter Online After Facebook and Twitter Bans

Fringe Groups Splinter Online After Facebook and Twitter Bans

Fringe Groups Splinter Online After Facebook and Twitter Bans Fringe Groups Splinter Online After Facebook and Twitter Bans Just hours after rioters were cleared from the Capitol on Wednesday, there was already discussion about what would happen next on Parler and Gab, another social-media platform that has become popular with the far right. Mr. Trump was expected to take his …

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Who Should Make the Online Rules?

Who Should Make the Online Rules?

Who Should Make the Online Rules? Who Should Make the Online Rules? This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays. The tech companies had the right to block President Trump from their sites this past week, and to stop doing business with an app where some people were urging violence. …

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Universities and colleges in Scotland move teaching online until end of February

Two London councils have advised schools to move online during the final week of term before the Christmas holidays

Universities and colleges in Scotland move teaching online until end of February Universities and colleges in Scotland move teaching online until end of February Universities and colleges in Scotland have been told to move courses online until at least the end of February. Nicola Sturgeon said students should not travel back to their term-time accomodation during the latest coronavurs lockdown. …

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How Retail Online Shops Are Trying Augmented Reality

How Retail Online Shops Are Trying Augmented Reality

How Retail Online Shops Are Trying Augmented Reality How Retail Online Shops Are Trying Augmented Reality OAKLAND, Calif. — When Eden Chen wants to go sneaker shopping, he takes out his smartphone and points the camera at his feet. Shoes materialize. He turns his feet from side to side. How does the shoe look on his foot? How does the …

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Online Shopping Is Amazing. Or Is It?

Online Shopping Is Amazing. Or Is It?

Online Shopping Is Amazing. Or Is It? Online Shopping Is Amazing. Or Is It? This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays. In our pandemic-altered 2020, it’s felt essential for many of us to be able to buy almost anything from home. One thousand varieties of shower curtains at our …

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States Plan to Accuse Google of Illegal Monopoly in Online Ads

States Plan to Accuse Google of Illegal Monopoly in Online Ads

States Plan to Accuse Google of Illegal Monopoly in Online Ads States Plan to Accuse Google of Illegal Monopoly in Online Ads A group of state attorneys general plan to accuse Google of illegally abusing its monopoly over the technology that delivers ads online, the attorney general of Texas said on Wednesday, adding to the company’s legal troubles with a …

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Here’s what went viral online this week.

Here is what went viral this week.

Here’s what went viral online this week. Here’s what went viral online this week. Here at Daily Distortions, we try to debunk false and misleading information that has gone viral. We also want to give you a sense of how popular that misinformation is, in the context of what is being discussed on social media. With the help of NewsWhip, …

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Dissent in Tory ranks over demand for schools to stay open until end of term, as councils move teaching online

Two London councils have advised schools to move online during the final week of term before the Christmas holidays

Dissent in Tory ranks over demand for schools to stay open until end of term, as councils move teaching online Dissent in Tory ranks over demand for schools to stay open until end of term, as councils move teaching online Boris Johnson has sparked dissent in Tory ranks by issuing a demand for all schools to remain open until the …

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