Chauvin and other former Minneapolis officers charged with violating George Floyd’s civil rights

Four former Minneapolis police officers, including Derek Chauvin, have been indicted on civil rights charges over the death of George Floyd. The Justice Department said Friday a grand jury indictment charged Chauvin, who was convicted on murder charges after kneeling on Floyd’s neck for over nine minutes during an arrest, with depriving Floyd of his […]

Chatbots 101: How AI is Fueling the Disruptive Force in Customer Relations

Advancements in artificial intelligence, coupled with the rise of messaging apps, are fueling the development of chatbots — software programs that use messaging as the interface through which to carry out any number of tasks, from scheduling a meeting, to reporting the weather, to helping users buy a pair of shoes. Summary List Placement Businesses […]

How much money a YouTube video with about 100,000 views makes, according to 6 creators

Summary List Placement This is the latest installment of  Insider’s YouTube money logs, where creators break down how much they earn. Not all YouTube videos with 100,000 views are equal in the eyes of advertisers. That means that how much money a single YouTube video with 100,000 views makes from Google-placed ads depends on the content […]

Pollster Frank Luntz says Trump’s ‘big lie’ may cost Republicans the House in 2022

Summary List Placement Frank Luntz, a longtime pollster and political messaging consultant, issued a bold prediction in a recent podcast interview. “Okay, I haven’t said this before,” Luntz told New York Times columnist and Recode co-founder Kara Swisher on her podcast “Sway.” “This could cost the Republicans the majority in the House in 2022,” Luntz […]

How DREAMSTAGE is taking live music streaming by storm, with global streaming service Deezer by its side

Summary List Placement The coronavirus pandemic nearly eliminated the live music business. DREAMSTAGE, a ticketed live music streaming platform launched in the spring of 2020, has plans to reverse this fate and to even go as far as transforming the traditional live music business model for years to come. The US-based startup has provided artists […]

Investors love crypto but worry about its carbon footprint. Here’s how asset managers like Fidelity and Invesco are addressing their concerns.

Summary List Placement US investors are hungry for cryptocurrency, evidenced by bitcoin’s rapid rise to a market capitalization of more than $1 trillion and the crypto giant Coinbase’s recent initial public offering, which blew investors’ expectations away. In addition, the US Securities and Exchange Commission is reviewing at least nine applications for the first domestic […]

Mackenzie Standifer to Maci Bookout: Don’t Come at Me Like You Know Me, Bish!

Many Teen Mom OG fans speculated that the feud between Maci Bookout and Ryan Edwards peaked with Maci’s decision to have Ryan and his family fired from the show. After all, they reasoned, it won’t be much a feud going forward, as whatever drama occurs between the exes will no longer be documented by an […]

“Megan Fox says Hollywood still doesn’t want to work with moms” links

Megan Fox talks about how Hollywood is still not equipped to help working moms, and how much pressure & shame she felt on sets as a mom. (That part of the conversation starts around the 7:20-mark of the video. [Buzzfeed] What’s worse: Miley Cyrus’s hair or her style? [RCFA] Please explain Hailey Bieber’s cropped button […]

Jenelle Evans: I Wish I Never Handed My Son Over to My Mom!

Jenelle Evans has a history of drug abuse. She also married a seemingly violent man who trashes gay people and once broke her collarbone in a drunken rage and also admitted to killing her family’s dog. And yet: The former Teen Mom star apparently has no regrets when it comes to her addiction or her […]