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There’s now a site for people who are looking for local protests against President Donald Trump’s administration.


On Sunday, filmmaker and activist Michael Moore launched The Resistance Calendar, which features an extensive list of rallies taking place on any given day across the United States. The events listed focus on advancing progressive policies, from pro-choice fundraisers to dance party protests for LGBTQ rights.


“It’s one of the main things people have been asking me for since the election: How can I find out what’s going on in my area?” Michael Moore told The Huffington Post on Monday. “The main idea is to stop the damage of the Trump agenda, and protect the people that his administration is hurting.”


The events on the site are submitted by users, and then vetted by a team of volunteers for accuracy, Moore said.


The site allows users to filter events by location, date or issue. A quick search for “NYC” on Monday generated a number of events, including “Not My Presidents Day,” a rally protesting Trump’s policies, including hisexecutive orders on immigrationand onDakota Access pipeline.



The Resistance Calendar site launched in time for Presidents Day, when thousands of people rallied at anti-Trump events across the country.


Progressives have taken to the streets in waves since Trump’s inauguration ― many for the very first time ― from the Women’s Marches on Jan. 21, to rallies against the immigration ban to a gathering in solidarity with Muslims in Times Square on Sunday.


“What you have happening right now are Americans who have never done anything political before, other than vote, come out of the house and say, ‘I want to be an active citizen,’” Moore said. “It’s the most amazing thing to see.”


Moore’s digital calendar makes navigating the numerous protests fairly user-friendly, by simply listing a date, location, headline, and a short summary for each event. The site features a wide range of events, some anticipating thousands of people, and others expecting less than 50 people to show up.


“One of the great things that mass protests do is to tell everybody who may not be able to be there that they’re not alone ― it’s a sense of solidarity,” Moore added. “The other thing mass protests do: it puts the politicians on notice.”



The site is the latest anti-Trump initiative from the filmmaker and activist, who spoke out against Trump throughout his campaign. Moore famously predicted Trump’s win, and last month called for “100 days of resistance” against the new administration.


While many of the events listed on the site may not appeal to Trump supporters, Moore doesn’t think Trump voters, some of whom voted for former President Barack Obama, should be written off.


“There are people I know in Michigan who voted for Trump, but also voted Obama. Not all Trump voters are rednecks or racists,” Moore said. “A lot of them are, and we can’t really help those... But the other half we should reach out to, hold our hand out to them ― some of them may be hurt the worst.”



Moore’s Resistance Calendar is one of a growing list of resources for people seeking to attend progressive rallies: Other sites, such as NextProtest.com or Town Hall Project, also list upcoming political gatherings, and groups like the Women’s March and Black Lives Matter post regularly about rallies on social media.


“There are a lot of calendars, this isn’t meant to be the only one ― it’s crowdsourced,” Moore said. “New York and Seattle have great ones, Ferguson Response is a great one ― and we plan to link to all of those. This is meant to inform as many people as possible. The more people that do this, the better.”


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An emoji representing the nation of Chile is getting a chilly reception from at least one Texas lawmaker.


Last week, state Rep. Tom Oliverson (R) filed a resolution asking people to think more carefully about their use ofthe Chilean flag emoji, according to Reuters.


As you will notice in the photos below, the Texas state flag, on top, is fairly similar to the Chilean flag, on the bottom.


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Currently, there is no Texas flag emoji, but Oliverson doesn’t want his fellow Texans to think they can just substitute the Chilean state flag willy-nilly.


Oliverson explained the problem in the resolution:



All too often, the Chilean flag emoji is used as a substitute for the Lone Star Flag in text messaging and on social media platforms; the Chilean flag proudly represents its country but, despite its similarity to the Texas flag, it does not represent the State of Texas.



He then asked the legislature to “hereby reject the notion that the Chilean flag, although it is a nice flag, can in any way compare to or be substituted for the official state flag of Texas.”


He went on to “urge all Texans not to use the Republic of Chile flag emoji in digital forums when referring to the Lone Star Flag of the great State of Texas.”


Oliverson told the Houston TV station KPRC that he’s not advocating for the creation of a Texas flag emoji, insisting: “I don’t take a position on that.”


Some people are at Oliverson’s pet issue.


“For Pete’s sake, let the #txlege freshman pass his adorable little flag emoji bill,” political analyst Harold Cook tweeted, according to Reuters.


ButOliverson feels the resolution has already succeeded, even if it doesn’t come up for a vote.


“Even if the legislature decides not to hear it, we have achieved our objective,” he told Reuters.


However, he does hope it will help people ― especially Texans ― differentiate between the flags when using social media.


“I never thought in a million years it would get the kind of publicity it has gotten,” Oliverson told KPRC.“But it’s accomplished exactly what I set out for it to accomplish.”

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Texans Shouldn’t Use Chilean Flag Emoji To Talk About Their State, Lawmaker Says


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Last week, state Rep. Tom Oliverson (R) filed a resolution asking people to think more carefully about their use ofthe Chilean flag emoji, according to Reuters.


As you will notice in the photos below, the Texas state flag, on top, is fairly similar to the Chilean flag, on the bottom.


But close only counts in horseshoes, not in emojis.



Currently, there is no Texas flag emoji, but Oliverson doesn’t want his fellow Texans to think they can just substitute the Chilean state flag willy-nilly.


Oliverson explained the problem in the resolution:



All too often, the Chilean flag emoji is used as a substitute for the Lone Star Flag in text messaging and on social media platforms; the Chilean flag proudly represents its country but, despite its similarity to the Texas flag, it does not represent the State of Texas.



He then asked the legislature to “hereby reject the notion that the Chilean flag, although it is a nice flag, can in any way compare to or be substituted for the official state flag of Texas.”


He went on to “urge all Texans not to use the Republic of Chile flag emoji in digital forums when referring to the Lone Star Flag of the great State of Texas.”


Oliverson told the Houston TV station KPRC that he’s not advocating for the creation of a Texas flag emoji, insisting: “I don’t take a position on that.”


Some people are at Oliverson’s pet issue.


“For Pete’s sake, let the #txlege freshman pass his adorable little flag emoji bill,” political analyst Harold Cook tweeted, according to Reuters.


ButOliverson feels the resolution has already succeeded, even if it doesn’t come up for a vote.


“Even if the legislature decides not to hear it, we have achieved our objective,” he told Reuters.


However, he does hope it will help people ― especially Texans ― differentiate between the flags when using social media.


“I never thought in a million years it would get the kind of publicity it has gotten,” Oliverson told KPRC.“But it’s accomplished exactly what I set out for it to accomplish.”

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Uber probably wishes it could just be done with #DeleteUber already ― but the ride-hailing company can’t seem to put the protest in the rearview mirror.


The movement is seeing a revival thanks to a blog published by former Uber engineer Susan FowlerSunday, in which she recalls her decision to leave the startup due to what she says was a nightmarish, sexist work environment.


Among other things, Fowler says that her manager sent her inappropriate sexual messages ― and that the institutional response was wildly disappointing.


“When I reported the situation,” she writes, “I was told by both HR and upper management that even though this was clearly sexual harassment and he was propositioning me, it was this man’s first offense, and that they wouldn’t feel comfortable giving him anything other than a warning and a stern talking-to.”


In response to what Fowler calls her “strange, fascinating, and slightly horrifying story,” people on Twitter dusted off the hashtag and once again called for users to delete Uber in protest:



I should have done this a while back but it's definitely well past time to #deleteuber https://t.co/lZavepr6AX pic.twitter.com/hh4fzfHjlE

— Leigh Honeywell (@hypatiadotca) February 19, 2017



Goodbye forever @Uber. It's not me, it's you and your maligned moral judgment. #deleteuber

— Brian Lin (@brianisme) February 19, 2017



Mindblowingly inappropriate and unacceptable practices @Uber. Don't think I've ever deleted an app so quickly. #deleteuber https://t.co/fxX7cLAVZ2

— Claire McCrea (@erclairebaer) February 19, 2017


The hashtag had originally spread in response to anill-timed Uber promotion at JFK International Airportlate last month, one seemingly intended to break a taxi strike in support of protesters gathered to decry President Donald Trump’s sweeping travel ban.


After more than 200,000 users deleted the app,Uber CEO Travis Kalanick decided to resign from Trump’s economic advisory council.


Shortly after Fowler published her blog post this week, Kalanick called for an internal investigation, writing:



I have just read Susan Fowler’s blog. What she describes is abhorrent and against everything Uber stands for and believes in. It’s the first time this has come to my attention so I have instructed Liane Hornsey our new Chief Human Resources Officer to conduct an urgent investigation into these allegations. We seek to make Uber a just workplace FOR EVERYONE and there can be absolutely no place for this kind of behavior at Uber ― and anyone who behaves this way or thinks this is OK will be fired.



Uber board member Arianna Huffington, the former editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, also offered to lead an independent investigation:



Just talked w/ Travis & as a representative of Uber's Board I will work w/Liane to conduct a full independent investigation starting now 1/2

— Arianna Huffington (@ariannahuff) February 20, 2017


An Uber spokesman declined to elaborate further to HuffPost, saying that Kalanick’s statement reflects the company’s sentiments.

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NASA Scientists Have a Plan to Make Pluto a Planet Again

“It’s bullshit,” Alan Stern, principle investigator of NASA’s New Horizons mission to Pluto, has said about the demotion of Pluto from the ranks of official planet status. Now Stern is heading up a team of NASA scientists who have proposed a new definition of planets that would do more than just reinstate the icy…

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Samsung’s future Gear VR will come with a controller

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EU privacy watchdogs say Windows 10 settings still raise concerns – Reuters

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What’s the most you’ll pay for a phone?

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The news cycle for smartphones is typically dominated by rumors, leaks, and speculation. Depending on the time of year, the rumor mill can send out a ridiculous number of new reports on a regular basis, sometimes --maybe even oftentimes-- completely detailing a handset long before the manufacturer has a chance to officially announce the thing. It's something that anyone who follows smartphones for any length of time comes to terms with rather quickly.

Even low-end, or mid-range devices get the treatment on a regular basis. Just recently we saw leaked photos of the HTC-branded One X10, which is an evolutionary successor to the One X9 launched last year. No handset is safe, it seems, and I'm sure that we'll be seeing the rumored Nokia 3310 plastered all of the internet before it can get the official unveiling it deserves.

Obviously the high-end handsets, like a new flagship from Apple, Samsung, and LG, get more attention. That's not surprising in the least.

The one good thing about rumors, and leaks, is the fact that consumers can use those to gauge whether or not an upcoming handset should have their attention or not. Should they be preparing to upgrade in a few months or not? Depending on the realistic expectations of the rumors, a consumer can weigh those options. Of course, those rumors aren't a guarantee, and they can certainly go either way. Sometimes a rumor turns out to be true and that's a good thing, and sometimes it's the opposite, and a device you thought you'd want turns out not to be.

For those who are already debating on upgrading their iPhone later this year, the 10-year anniversary handset, colloquially known as the iPhone 8 (or iPhone X), is certainly being built up as a handset to look forward to. An OLED display, with a "Function Area" underneath it; dual-camera setup on the back; wireless charging; and quite a bit more. If the rumor mill is to be believed, Apple is trying to find a way to throw in the kitchen sink with the upcoming flagship smartphone. (And basically catch up to a plethora of Android devices. Zing!)

Oh, and it's also rumored to start at $1,000.

While some Android devices currently host most, if not all, of the features Apple is rumored to include in the upcoming iPhone 8 (I hope they don't call it the iPhone X), the expectation from analysts at this point is that the price increase for Apple's parts will force the company to hike up the price in turn, so it can continue to make the same profit off the new handset. There's nothing technically wrong with that, and some day in the future that cost might even come down as Apple adopts OLED displays (and whatever else) into the bigger iPhone lineup, effectively bringing the price tag down, too.

But, for now, rumor has it that the iPhone 8 is going to cost $1,000, and go up from there. So, theoretically, the top-tier iPhone 8, with the most built-in storage, could cost somewhere around $1,200. That's quite the chunk of change. The question of whether or not up-front subsidies, or only having an option to go with monthly phone payments, is better is certainly valid again in this situation.

It has me wondering: What's the most you'll pay for a smartphone? Do you draw the line at a certain high point? Obviously the cost of a phone, and the features it has, is an important factor to consider when planning an upgrade, so when your next phone might cost more than a grand, is it even an option? If Apple includes all the (realistic) rumored features, does $1,000 or more feel worth it? Let me know!

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Fluffy dog tails could be the next step in robot-human interaction

2013-dogtail-mainThe IEEE unearthed a fascinating 2013 study that showed that a cute dog tail does more than just amuse – it can communicate. The study, created by Ashish Singh and James Young, posited that a Roomba with a tail attached could communicate quickly and easily with a human – a fast, excited wag means things are going OK while a slow side to side shows disdain. “Any current robot… Read More

WhatsApp is rolling out its own version of Snapchat (and Instagram) Stories – Recode

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Smartphone problems? Space particles may be to blame

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WhatsApp launches Status, an encrypted Snapchat Stories clone

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First Drive: 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid and Ioniq Electric – Automobile

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Watson-based cancer project paused after running aground

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Verizon launching new 2GB prepaid plan

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One week after announcing a new unlimited data plan for postpaid customers, Verizon has revealed a new prepaid data plan.

Starting tomorrow, February 21, Verizon will offer a new prepaid plan with unlimited talk and text as well as 2GB of high-speed data. After you use 2GB, you’ll stay connected with 128kbps data speeds for the remainder of your billing cycle.

If you don’t use all of your data in one month, your unused data will carry over to the next month, so long as you pay your bill on time.

This new plan also include unlimited texting from the US to more than 200 countries.

Verizon’s new 2GB prepaid plan will cost $40 per month. If you need more data, Verizon offers prepaid plans with 5GB and 10GB of high-speed data for $50 and $70 per month, respectively.

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Google and Microsoft agree to demote piracy search results in the UK – Ars Technica

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HBO will stream its Sunday lineup early to make room for Oscars

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Snapchat Spectacles now available online

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For the past few months, the only way to get a pair of Snapchat Spectacles was to find a bright yellow vending machine that’d pop up in different cities throughout the US. Now you can buy a pair without leaving your chair.

Snapchat Spectacles are now available online. They’re being sold by Snap Inc., the company behind Snapchat, for $129.99. There are three colors available — Coral, Black, and Teal, and each unit comes with a charging case and cable.

As of this writing, new orders of Spectacles are expected to be delivered in 2-4 weeks.

Spectacles capture video using a 115-degree wide angle camera built into the glasses. You can use them to capture up to 10 seconds of video at a time that can then be wirelessly synced to your smartphone and shared to Snapchat. And because the video from Spectacles has a wide field of view, your viewers can tilt their phone horizontally to see more of your video.

You’re going to have to be pretty into Snapchat if you’re going to wear sunglasses with a camera that records video only for Snapchat, so these Spectacles aren’t for everyone. For those folks that do like Snapchat and its ephemeral photos and videos, though, Spectacles seem like a nifty gadget. They’re not terribly expensive and they offer a couple of nice features, including the wide angle camera and the ability to keep your hands free while capturing Snapchat video.

For a closer look at Spectacles, you can check out our video review right here.

Microsoft’s next HoloLens device may not debut until 2019: Report – ZDNet

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‘Final Fantasy XV’ update boosts framerates on PS4 Pro

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Monzo, a UK digital-only bank, is closing in on new funding led by U.S.-based Thrive Capital

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Google’s Project Fi testing VoLTE calling with select customers

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Many wireless carriers offer Voice over LTE, or VoLTE, a feature that’ll get you higher quality voice calls and other improvements over traditional voice calls. And now we can add Google’s Project Fi to the list of services that offer VoLTE.

Google has confirmed that it’s now testing VoLTE calls on Project Fi. Only a “subset” of Project Fi customers currently have the feature, though. To tell if you have VoLTE, check your signal indicator when you’re on a phone call; if it shows LTE instead of H, you’re on a VoLTE call.

Project Fi customers with VoLTE will get higher quality calls as well as a faster call setup. These customers will also enjoy faster data speeds if they’re browsing the web while on a call.

VoLTE offers several improvements over normal phone calls, so it’s good to see that Google is now testing the feature with Project Fi. There’s no word yet on when the feature might launch to all Project Fi customers, though, so if you’re on Fi and without VoLTE, you’ll just have to sit tight while Google continues its testing.

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Moto Z bundle deals on Vodacom announced – MyBroadband

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Lenovo has unveiled a set of bundle deals on Vodacom for its Moto Z smartphone. The deals include three of its devices: the Moto Z, Moto Z Play, and Moto G4 Play. Vodacom will sell the Moto Z with a 2,220mAh Incipio battery pack mod from R579 per month.

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DNA ‘computers’ could lead to self-activated smart pills

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Amazon Creating 15000 New European Jobs In 2017 – Android Headlines

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