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Research Facebook sued for allegedly allowing housing advertisers to discriminate
Author: 0 Facebook sued for allegedly allowing housing advertisers to discriminate

A group of fair housing organizations filed a lawsuit against Facebook on Tuesday alleging that its advertising platform allows landlords and brokers to discriminate based on gender and family status. The lawsuit was filed Tuesday in NY federal court by the National Fair Housing Alliance and other organizations. In November 2016, Facebook said it would disable the use of "ethnic affinity marketing for ads that we identify as offering housing employment or credit".

Research Dozens enjoy community Seder for Passover
Author: 0 Dozens enjoy community Seder for Passover

Many at an Upper East Side grocery store were stocking up on foods that are strictly Kosher for Passover. Passover 2018 begins on March 30! The prepared food includes an estimated 150 pounds of brisket, 60 pounds of cucumber salad and 200 pounds of roasted red potatoes.

Research Google is shuttering its URL shortening service, goo.gl
Author: 0 Google is shuttering its URL shortening service, goo.gl

For those who are calling URL shorter APIs to manage goo.gl links, are able to do so for another one year before Google shuts down the service completely. FLDs are even more advanced in this respect as they are able to account for different devices and operating systems. Also, April 13, 2018, is the day you will no longer be able to create goo.gl links.

Research Rain chances linger for Friday and Easter Weekend
Author: 0 Rain chances linger for Friday and Easter Weekend

Drivers are also likely to face some difficulties on the roads on Monday also classified orange by Bison Fute when people are returning home. Saturday: Lots of sunshine. In fact the best chance is Tuesday and Thursday . Moderate to heavy pockets of rain will be possible from time to time early on with a gradual decrease in rain intensity heading into the overnight hours.

Research Reliance Jio offers free benefits to existing Prime users for another year
Author: 0 Reliance Jio offers free benefits to existing Prime users for another year

Reliance Jio Prime membership offer is not limited to existing users only, it can be availed by the new members at Rs 99. However, the company didn't reveal what would happen after the year was up on 31 March 2018. "With the on-going augmentation of content offerings and consumer engagement programs, Jio is gearing up to bring new and superior experiences with the PRIME program", it added.

Research India, Pakistan to hold talks over diplomat mistreatment
Author: 0 India, Pakistan to hold talks over diplomat mistreatment

The last occasion when any alleged harassment was reported was on March 22 when there were incidents of alleged harassment of Indian diplomats in Islamabad . Bisaria is now visiting Lahore. "Traders on both sides of the Indo-Pak border face visa issues which is among the reasons why the two sides have failed to actualise the potential $30 billion trade mark estimated by the World Bank", Bisaria said.

Research China's Tiangong-1 space station into Earth atmosphere
Author: 0 China's Tiangong-1 space station into Earth atmosphere

For perspective, there has only been one instance of a person ever being hit by space junk back in 1997. That is ten million times less than the chance of you being struck by lightning. Below are some questions and answers about the station, its re-entry and the past and future of China's ambitious space program. It was a major step towards China's goal of having a permanent space station by 2022.

Research Barca boss Valverde wary of playing Messi against Sevilla
Author: 0 Barca boss Valverde wary of playing Messi against Sevilla

We'd love to have all the players at 100 per cent but we know someone will have a knock or a twinge after the game. "We have to see how [Friday's] training is going". There is nothing unusual in terms of his morale". Both sides will have one eye on the first leg of their Champions League ties on Tuesday, when Sevilla take on Bayern Munich at the Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium and Barcelona face Roma at the Nou Camp.

Research Don't miss the 2nd blue moon of the year this Saturday
Author: 0 Don't miss the 2nd blue moon of the year this Saturday

During a full moon that happened to be the second of the month - the situation that defines a blue moon - the photographer created the juxtaposition in late January by quickly moving around to find just the right spot to get the background Moon superposed behind the arc of a foreground tree.

Author: 0 "We Are Stepping Away From Facebook" — Playboy's Cooper Hefner

As the media company said a statement , the platform's guidelines have long forced Playboy to "alter [its] voice" in order to avoid having its content taken down. Upon being urged to delete the Facebook pages of Tesla and SpaceX, Musk revealed that he did not even realize that his companies had a presence on the social network .

Research NCAA Basketball: Darius Bazley setting unprecedented trend
Author: 0 NCAA Basketball: Darius Bazley setting unprecedented trend

Bazley, who is projected as a top-10 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft , shared this decision, and the reasoning behind it, with Shams Charania of The Vertical. "I'm self-motivated because I know this is what I want to do for the rest of my life. It could open the floodgates for players who want to focus on basketball and development, first and foremost".

Research Jurassic World Evolution Set to Release in June
Author: 0 Jurassic World Evolution Set to Release in June

The trailer does show a bit on some of the park building aspects, including some of the buildings that can be constructed. As expected, things quickly go really awry, with natural disasters and faulty fences leading to predictably chaotic events.

Research Bumble is suing Match Group for $400M for fraudulently obtaining trade secrets
Author: 0 Bumble is suing Match Group for $400M for fraudulently obtaining trade secrets

Match announced its intentions to sue Bumble earlier this month, claiming that Bumble had copied Tinder's swipe-left-for-no, swipe-right-for-yes feature. Now Bumble wants $400 million. Bumble's complaint calls Match's patent lawsuit "frivolous", arguing that the patent has an extremely narrow definition, one that is not relevant to Bumble's implementation of the swipe-right, swipe-left function.

Research Overwatch Uprising Event and Kings Row Map May Return in April
Author: 0 Overwatch Uprising Event and Kings Row Map May Return in April

King's Row Uprising will begin on April 10, according to a teaser post that Blizzard dropped on Overwatch's social media. The Uprising event rewinds time to give players the opportunity to relive a key moment in Overwatch's past and dive into some of the stories behind the game's diverse group of heroes.

Research Huawei P20 Pro launch in India soon, confirms company; date not revealed
Author: 0 Huawei P20 Pro launch in India soon, confirms company; date not revealed

With carriers like Verizon and stores like Best Buy refusing to sell Huawei's phones , the company is perhaps hoping to get its sales on track by bringing the P20 and P20 Pro to India. That said , the iPhone 8 lets you top up with a wireless charger, while the P20 doesn't. As pointed out before, the Huawei P20 and P20 Pro both have the Kirin 970 processor with a dedicated Neural Processing Unit (NPU) on them.

Research Astronomers are puzzled by a 'see-through' galaxy that doesn't have dark matter
Author: 0 Astronomers are puzzled by a 'see-through' galaxy that doesn't have dark matter

Despite how little we know about dark matter, we can tell when it's there, from the way it impacts galaxies and causes odd movements that don't fit the laws of gravity. The point sources proved to be 10 globular clusters-compact and spherical groupings of stars, orbiting the galaxy's core. The galaxy had been cataloged previously, but the researchers noticed it looked quite different in Dragonfly images.

Research Tim Cook Says Apple, Unlike Facebook, Deson't View Customers As The Product
Author: 0 Tim Cook Says Apple, Unlike Facebook, Deson't View Customers As The Product

I think it's - privacy to us is a human right. We could make a ton of money if we monetized our customers. Cook's comments were another public blow for Facebook, which has battled for 10 days revelations that it allowed private data on 50 million users to fall into the hands of a data firm , Cambridge Analytica , which is linked to the Donald Trump campaign.

Research Dragon Quest XI Gets West Release Date
Author: 0 Dragon Quest XI Gets West Release Date

Square Enix has said that there are no plans to localize the 3DS version outside of Japanese territories. Sadly, Square Enix also announced that they won't be bringing Dragon Quest 11: Echoes of an Elusive Age to Nintendo 3DS , which seems self-explanatory just by looking at how graphically detailed this game is on Playstation 4.