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The US Supreme Court Holds the Future of the Internet in Its Hands

The US Supreme Court seems torn over whether to trigger a radical transformation of the internet. The nation’s highest court heard arguments Monday over state laws in Florida and Texas that restrict how platforms like Facebook and YouTube moderate speech. If the court lets them take effect, social media feeds could look very different, with platforms forced to carry unsavory or hateful content that today is blocked or removed.The high stakes gave long-standing questions about free speech and online regulation new urgency…

Bob Marley: One Love Holds Strong At The Weekend Box Office As Madame Web Continues To Flop

Reinaldo Marcus Green's Bob Marley: One Love earned a lot of the titular emotion during its first weekend in release. Critics weren't exactly blown away by the biopic pre-release, but multiple metrics demonstrated that movie-goers were enjoying the story and the message that the film features. Those same metrics suggested that the feature would have a strong second weekend in terms of ticket sales, and that has panned out as the early numbers are coming in.Once again, Bob Marley: One Love is the biggest movie in theaters…

Experts make projections as CBN holds first MPC under Cardoso

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has scheduled its first Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting with Yemi Cardoso as Governor for Monday and Tuesday.Some economic experts have projected that the benchmark interest rate known as the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) would most likely be tightened to rein in inflation and check further depreciation of the Naira. . The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the last meeting of the MPC was held in July 2023, and was presided over by the then-acting CBN governor,…

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Campaign Holds Comedy Fundraiser Los Angeles – The Hollywood Reporter

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. continued campaign fundraising in Los Angeles Wednesday night with a stand-up comedy event hosted by the independent presidential candidate’s wife and actress Cheryl Hines. The A Night of Laughter With RFK Jr. & Friends evening at the Million Dollar Theater included performances by Jeremy Piven, Bobby Lee, Rob Schneider, Tre Stewart, Mike Binder, Erica Rhodes, Dustin Ybarra and radio host and podcaster Adam Carolla.   The benefit event, with an after party for $1000…

Bank of Korea Holds Policy Rate at 3.5% Amid Economic Challenges

The Bank of Korea has once more decided to keep its policy rate at 3.5%, which is the ninth consecutive meeting of keeping it unchanged. This move, expected by most economists, shows the ongoing worries of the bank in regard to inflation pressures and household debt. Even though the policy rate has remained stable since January 2023, the Bank of Korea is in a tight spot as it efforts to steer through the recovery from the economic conditions and inflationary challenges. Andy Vermaut shares:Bank of Korea…

astrology: What stars foretell: Young professionals turn to astrologers to know what career holds

With pay cuts, career stagnation and looming layoffs adding challenges to the stress of corporate life, a growing number of young, overworked Indians are turning to astrologers to make sense of it all.The online astrology platforms ET spoke with said they have seen a significant increase in requests for consultations from young professionals and startup founders--all wanting to know what the future holds.Elevate Your Tech Prowess with High-Value Skill CoursesOffering CollegeCourseWebsiteIndian School of BusinessISB…

Russia holds L.A. resident, a dual citizen, on treason charges

Ksenia Karelina had left Los Angeles around the New Year on a flight to Moscow via Istanbul. She was excited to see her younger sister, parents and grandmother in Yekaterinburg, the city east of the Ural Mountains in Russia that she had left more than a decade ago to start a new life in America.Now the 33-year-old spa aesthetician and amateur ballerina, a dual citizen of Russia and the United States, is behind bars in Russia on treason charges, with loved ones fearing for her fate and U.S. officials warning that the…

HBO holds back Last Week Tonight YouTube clips in hopes you’ll use Max instead

HBO has long posted the main segment from new episodes of Last Week Tonight With John Oliver to YouTube on Monday to coincide with the episodes’ premiere, but now you’ll have to wait. John Oliver posted yesterday that “HBO has decided they’re going to wait until Thursday to post them to YouTube from now on,” adding that he hopes HBO changes its mind.HBO confirmed the change to Variety yesterday, saying that when the show first premiered, “the convenience of watching on Max did not exist,” so it leaned on YouTube clips for…

Google tests a feature that calls businesses on your behalf and holds until an agent is available

Google is testing a new feature that will place a call to a business on your behalf, wait on hold and then give you a call once a live representative is available, the company confirmed to TechCrunch. The new feature, called “Talk to a Live Rep,” would get rid of the need for users to wait countless minutes, and sometimes hours, listening to hold music trying to get connected to a customer service agent. The company says the feature is now available in English for people in the U.S. who have…

Investors Who Made $2 Million With BONK and PEPE Now Holds Algotech

Despite the initial hype surrounding meme coins like BONK and PEPE, investors are now seeking more stable and promising projects in the crypto market. The uncertainty surrounding the sustainability of meme coins has led investors to explore alternatives, with Algotech (ALGT) emerging as a top contender. Algotech (ALGT) offers a compelling investment opportunity with its innovative technology, deflationary tokenomics, and promising growth prospects. Investors are increasingly recognizing Algotech (ALGT) as a…