Month: February 2020

Business | February 29, 2020

How to make money online home business how to make money online for beginners how to make money online for free real ways to make money from home make money from home online ideas to make money from home Video game development in Iran

“I was just concerned with the game design before, different details about the game,” Bahrami said via a Skype call from Isfahan. “[After Soleimani’s death] I’m not thinking about the game. I’m thinking about my life, my family. It sounded like there would be a war, but hopefully that won’t happen.”In January, tensions between Iran…

Business | February 29, 2020

How to make money online home business how to make money online for beginners how to make money online for free real ways to make money from home make money from home online ideas to make money from home The 2010s were a banner decade for big money and tech — and esports reaped the rewards – The Washington Post

Stories about the growth of esports over the last decade aren’t hard to find. At the first League of Legends World Championship Series Finals in 2011, the game’s publisher, Riot Games, wasn’t sure if anyone was going to tune in. When a couple hundred thousand fans did, they were elated. Last year, though, around 100…

sports | February 29, 2020

Sports Friday Sports in Brief

MLB NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball is raising the minimum salary for minor league players in 2021, according to a memo sent Friday from the commissioner’s office to all 30 teams and obtained by The Associated Press. Two years after successfully lobbying Congress to exempt minor leaguers from federal minimum wage laws, MLB…

sports | February 29, 2020

Sports Tuesday Sports in Brief

MLB SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred apologized Tuesday for what he called a disrespectful reference to the World Series trophy as a “piece of metal.” Even before being asked about it, Manfred said he made a mistake with those comments while trying to deliver a rhetorical point in an interview two days…

Education | February 29, 2020

Education Girl beats trans track star in state championship…

NEW HAVEN, Conn. — A female high school student defeated a transgender athlete in a Connecticut state championship race, just two days after a lawsuit was filed in an effort to block transgender athletes from participating in girls sports in the state. Chelsea Mitchell, of Canton High School, won the Class S 55-meter dash title…

Education | February 29, 2020

Education Koch network’s new agenda to combat activists’ grip on tech sector – Washington Times

The Koch Network is entering the Big Tech scrum, urging the industry’s biggest companies to fight regulation and avoid caving to pressure to curb political ads. The network, which is the right-leaning political organization associated with billionaire Charles Koch, has developed plans to focus its groups on issues such as regulation, data collection, surveillance, emerging…

digital products | February 29, 2020

Digital products Best TVs, riskware, deepfake videos and more: Tech Q&A

A sample of videos from Google’s contribution to the FaceForensics benchmark. (Google)Each week, I receive tons of questions from my listeners about tech concerns, new products and all things digital.Sometimes, choosing the most interesting questions to highlight is the best part of my job.This week, I received questions about old computers, fake videos, Jeff Bezos’…