Daily Archives: November 20, 2017

These 3 Science Metrics Can Categorize Radiohead Better Than Spotify’s

These 3 Science Metrics Can Categorize Radiohead Better Than Spotify’s   In a study titled “The song is you: Preferences for musical attribute dimensions reflect personality”, published in Social Psychological and Personality Science, scientists from McGill, Cambridge, and Stanford explain that … Continue reading

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Homeownership doesn’t build wealth, study finds “throwing your money away on rent,” doesn’t hold up.

Households are better off taking control of their finances than relying on fluctuating home values. The homeownership rate is still hovering near its record low, yet demand has been steadily rising. Nationwide, since the recession, there have been two distinct … Continue reading

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Medicare Part B premiums jumping 23 percent for many retirees

Medicare Part B premiums jumping 23 percent for many retirees About 42 percent of recipients will see their premium jump to $134 from $109. The standard Part B premium will remain unchanged at $134. About 70 percent of Medicare recipients … Continue reading

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Media Memo: The Kochs Are Inching Closer to Becoming Media Moguls

https://www.cnbc.com/2017/11/18/new-york-times-digital-media-memo-the-kochs-are-inching-closer-to-becoming-media-moguls.html In a move that came to light on Wednesday, the Kochs have tentatively agreed to back an offer by Meredith Corporation for Time Inc. Meredith and Time Inc. are hoping to announce a deal on the Monday after Thanksgiving. … Continue reading

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NYT Investigative report on the Subway system

NYT hired lead reporter on this story 8 months ago. It’s his 5th byline. Investigative journalism is time consuming, expensive. Pay for it!   NYT hired lead reporter on this story 8 months ago. It's his 5th byline. Investigative journalism … Continue reading

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