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    How to Turn Your Microwave into a Camera

    Shelly Palmer You can turn a microwave into a camera and I’ll teach you how in a minute, but before I do, let me share this news item. In a recent interview with a reporter from the Bergen Record, Kellyanne Conway was asked about surveillance. She responded: “There are...
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    Life After the Robot Apocalypse

    Shelly Palmer Two weeks ago, I compiled a list of the 5 jobs robots will take first. Last week, I compiled a list of the 5 jobs robots will take last. Both previous essays are about robots replacing human workers who do cognitive nonrepetitive work (such as middle managers, salespersons,...
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    Defensores de familias trabajadoras de CA pugnan por conservar cuentas de ahorro del estado

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Quienes apoyan un plan de ahorros para el retiro subvencionado por el estado presionan al Senado de los EEUU para que rechace una iniciativa que busca acabar con dichos programas en todo el pais. Son los defensores de familias tabajadoras que...
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    CA Advocates for Working Families Push to Keep State-Based Savings Accounts

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Advocates for working families are fighting to keep a proposed state-sponsored retirement savings program called Secure Choice, even as some in Congress are trying to undermine this type of plan. The U.S. Senate is expected to vote soon on a bill...
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    Cómo conseguir entradas y mercancía para “March Madness”

    ¿Ha completado su bracket? “March Madness”, el torneo anual de baloncesto del NCAA, ¡comienza el 14 de marzo! Los fans en el norte de California tienen una oportunidad especial para ver la acción en vivo este año. Habrá juegos de la primera y segunda ronda en Sacramento en el...
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    How to Score March Madness Tickets and Merchandise

    Have you filled out your bracket yet? “March Madness”, the annual NCAA men’s basketball tournament, begins March 14! Northern California fans have a special opportunity to see the action live this year. There will be first and second round games in Sacramento on March 17 and 19, and the...
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    The 5 Jobs Robots Will Take Last

    Shelly Palmer Last week, I compiled a list of the 5 jobs robots will take first. Today, let’s have a go at the 5 jobs robots will take last. For this article only, let’s define “robots” as technologies, such as machine learning algorithms running on purpose-built computer platforms, that...
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    Evite un problema estas vacaciones de primavera con estos consejos de su BBB

    Better Business Bureau ¡Marzo está aquí, y eso significa que las vacaciones de primavera están casi aquí! Las vacaciones de primavera son el tiempo perfecto para tomar un descanso del trabajo o la escuela y disfrutar un poco de sol. Si no quiere quedarte en casa este año y...
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    Avoid a Burn This Spring Break With These BBB Tips

    Better Business Bureau March is here, and that means spring break is right around the corner! Spring break is the perfect time to take a break from work or school and enjoy some time in the sun. If you want to take more than a stay-cation this year and...