Transform 2019: Women take front and center at the year’s most important AI conference

The gender equity gap in the tech industry is notorious, and overwhelming; the ratio of women to men in companies like Facebook, Apple, and Google sits at about 3:1, and women in Silicon Valley not only earn less than their male counterparts, but are awarded far less equity as well.

How to Select the Right Copywriting Gig on Fiverr for Marketing Copy

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Hermit woman refuses to leave remote home – despite risk from imminent Russian ROCKET LAUNCH

Hermit woman, 75, refuses to leave her remote home – despite the risk she could be hit by debris from imminent Russian ROCKET LAUNCH

A hermit woman who lives ‘as if in the 18th century’ has refused a demand to evacuate her remote home despite the risk of being hit by debris from an imminent Russian rocket launch.

Recluse Agafya Lykova recently marked her 75th birthday in the wooden shack where she was born some 150 miles from the nearest town deep in the Siberian taiga.

Dow Targets 27,000 as Iran War Tensions Boost Energy Stocks

By CCN Markets: The Dow diverged from the broader U.S. stock market on Friday and was last seen eyeing its fifth consecutive gain as rising oil prices pushed energy blue-chips higher. Dow Edges Higher; S&P 500, Nasdaq Slip The U.S. stock market opened slightly lower on Friday, reflecting a tepid pre-market for Dow futures following a record-setting rally during the previous session. The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 58.52 points, or 0.2%, to 26,811.69, its highest level of the year. Chevron Corp (NYSE: CVX) was the Dow’s top performer, gaining 1.4%.

Sprint slides as 4 more state AGs join the court battle against its merger with T-Mobile (S, TMUS)

  • Sprint tumbled as much as 5% on Friday after a report from Bloomberg said four more states are joining a lawsuit against the carrier’s merger with T-Mobile. 
  • Ten state attorneys general filed a lawsuit in early June in the Southern District of New York to block the merger between Sprint and T-Mobile.
  • The companies and the attorneys general are expected to attend court today with US District Judge Victor Marrero in Manhattan for a status conference on the case. 
  • Watch Sprint trade live.


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