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Ocasio-Cortez: People Should Be ‘Excited About Automation’

Appearing at the SXSW conference Saturday, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) said people should be excited by the prospect of robots taking their jobs because it will afford them more time to pursue their creative passions.

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, (D-New York) waves to the crowd as she steps onto the stage at the Women’s Unity Rally organized by Women’s March NYC in Lower Manhattan, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Google Partners with Federal Education Department to Mine Private Student Data

“It doesn’t take undercover investigative journalists to unmask the massive privacy invasion enabled by educational technology and federal mandates,” conservative author and CRTV host Michelle Malkin wrote at National Reviewin April. “The kiddie data heist is happening out in the open — with Washington politicians and bureaucrats as brazen co-conspirators.”

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Bloomberg: World’s Wealthiest Became $1 Trillion Richer in 2017

According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, 2017 proved to be an outstanding year for the world’s richest people, seeing their net worth rose 23 percent from $4.4 trillion in 2016 to $5.3 by the end of trading on Tuesday, December 26.

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2017 Consumer Electronics Show Opens with Little Excitement

Despite expectations that the “next big thing” would premiere at the pre-opening for the 50th Anniversary of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, it seems the latest tech innovations are struggling to live up to all the hype.

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Bill Gates Likens Trump ‘Upbeat Message’ to JFK

Tuesday on CNBC’s “Squawk Box,” Microsoft founder Bill Gates revealed he had a phone conversation with President-elect Donald Trump in recent days. Part of that conversation, Gates said, dealt with Trump seeing areas where things could be improved. In that

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Demand for Luxury Bunkers Soars Among Fearful L.A. Elite

A-list actors, big-shot business moguls and others with deep pockets in Los Angeles — anxious in the wake of seemingly endless terrorist attacks and rankled by a highly contentious presidential election — are increasingly building luxury end-of-the-world underground bunkers complete with all the amenities one might find in a high-end condominium.

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