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Wellness

People Are Reporting Unexpected Side Effects After COVID-19 Vaccination—But That’s Actually Normal – Jamie Ducharme

Abigail, a 29-year-old from New York City who asked to use a pseudonym to preserve her privacy, knew to expect some side effects after she got her second Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine in February. The fever, body aches and fatigue she felt were nothing surprising. But when she began experiencing heavy, “stupidly painful, debilitating” menstrual periods, […]

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Lifestyle

‘Crime Junkie’ Host Ashley Flowers on Her Show, COVID, and Female Voices in Podcasting – Lexi Jones

The world of podcasting has grown a significant amount in last few years. In 2020, the Edison Research Infinite Dial report showed that monthly podcast listenership was up to 37 percent; this year’s report revealed that 80 million Americans now listen to podcasts. One of the many podcasts that people listen to nowadays includes Crime […]

Most Younger Consumers Willing to Pay More for Sustainable Packaging – Peter Page

Younger consumers in much of the world are willing to pay more for sustainable packaging but have wildly inaccurate perceptions of which packaging materials are really being recycled, according to the 2021 Buying Green Report released for Earth Day. The annual report, by Trivium Packaging, a $2.7B global metal packaging company and the Boston Consulting […]

Humanz launches an online academy to teach you how to be a micro-influencer – Stewart Rogers

Whether we like it or not, influencers are an integral part of life and marketing. Getting your product or service in the hands of the right mega, macro, or micro-influencer can often significantly impact brand awareness, sales, and word of mouth. Celebrity influencers like Kim Kardashian, however, are fast losing their appeal for marketers and […]

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Tech

Facebook launches a series of global News Feed ranking tests to solicit user feedback on posts they’re seeing and what posts users find valuable (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch) –

Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:Facebook launches a series of global News Feed ranking tests to solicit user feedback on posts they’re seeing and what posts users find valuable  —  Facebook may be reconfiguring its News Feed algorithms.  After being grilled by lawmakers about the role that Facebook played in the attack … Read More

Canada-based Alphawave IP, which develops chip technology for faster data flow through networks, is aiming to raise $500M+ via a London IPO at a $4.5B valuation (Nic Fildes/Financial Times) –

Nic Fildes / Financial Times:Canada-based Alphawave IP, which develops chip technology for faster data flow through networks, is aiming to raise $500M+ via a London IPO at a $4.5B valuation  —  Chip designer says listing in UK trumped both US and Canada despite Deliveroo’s turbulent debut Read More

Confluent, an event streaming platform based on Apache Kafka, says it has filed confidentially for a US IPO; Confluent was last valued at $4.5B in April 2020 (Crystal Tse/Bloomberg) –

Crystal Tse / Bloomberg:Confluent, an event streaming platform based on Apache Kafka, says it has filed confidentially for a US IPO; Confluent was last valued at $4.5B in April 2020  —  Confluent Inc., an event streaming platform, has filed confidentially to go public in the U.S.  —  The company said in a statement … Read […]

Chris Poole, founder of 4chan, has left Google; he joined the company in 2016 and jumped between several different roles during his five years (Jennifer Elias/CNBC) –

Jennifer Elias / CNBC:Chris Poole, founder of 4chan, has left Google; he joined the company in 2016 and jumped between several different roles during his five years  —  – Chris “Moot” Poole has left Google five years after his hiring made waves.  — Poole is best known as the “boy-genius” … Read More

Q&A: Vimeo CEO Anjali Sud on how the company is helping large and small companies use video, its growing OTT business of making TV apps for creators, and more (Nilay Patel/The Verge) –

Nilay Patel / The Verge:Q&A: Vimeo CEO Anjali Sud on how the company is helping large and small companies use video, its growing OTT business of making TV apps for creators, and more  —  Today on Decoder I’m talking to Anjali Sud, the CEO of Vimeo.  Now, you probably think of Vimeo as a smaller […]

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Finance

I No Longer Stress About Family Finances. Here’s Why

So life is good. Your family has a comfortable income and a manageable lifestyle to go with it. The kids are healthy and busy with fun activities, and though you occasionally complain about the hectic schedule, you really wouldn’t have it any other way right? But what if you tragically lost it all? Stop the […]

Voya Life Insurance Review – Georgia Rose

Voya Financial changed its business strategy in 2018 and now sells life insurance only through workplace plans, not directly to individuals. Formerly known as ING U.S. Inc., the company became Voya Financial in 2014. It offers an array of financial products and services, including universal life insurance, a type of permanent policy. Voya sells a… […]

Genworth Insurance Review – Georgia Rose

Genworth Financial Inc. offers long-term care insurance and mortgage insurance. Genworth announced that it was suspending sales of life insurance and fixed annuities as part of a restructuring effort in 2016. Genworth long-term care insurance The company remains a major provider of long-term care insurance, which helps pay for assistance with routine daily activities at… […]

Best Accounting Software for Small Manufacturing Businesses – Billie Anne Grigg

Accounting for manufacturing businesses is a little different than accounting for other industries — and small manufacturers need to make sure that their accounting software can accommodate these differences. Here’s what makes manufacturing accounting unique, along with some of our top software recommendations, so you can choose the best software platform for your business. »… […]

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