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Tech Giants Sign Agreement To Counter Terrorism Online

9:06 am Eastern | World

The UN has signed a partnership initiative with tech giants Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube to counter terrorism and violent extremism online. read more »

Tech Company Video Ads Still Dominated By White Males

28 Jun 17:20 | Business

Consumer tech companies that are serious about attracting more women and people from minority groups into their workforce might want to revisit the video advertisements featured on their websites. read more »

Behold the Dreamers is Oprah's Next Book Club Pick!

28 Jun 12:01 | Entertainment

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Have Books, Will Travel

24 Jun 10:01 | Entertainment

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School’s Out! Are You Ready?

23 Jun 15:00 | Entertainment

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Study Identifies Most Popular Selfies For Men And Women, Age Groups

22 Jun 17:10 | Entertainment

When it comes to selfies, appearance is (almost) everything. To better understand the photographic phenomenon and how people form their identities online, Georgia Institute of Technology researchers combed through 2.5 million selfie posts on Instagram to determine what kinds of identity statements people make by taking and sharing selfies.read more »

You Don’t Want to Miss These Stunning Summer Debuts

22 Jun 12:00 | Entertainment

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What colors will you use to you wreck your journal?

19 Jun 16:01 | Entertainment

Wreck This Journal: Now in Color and more recommended readsread more »

Make Dad's Day

18 Jun 10:00 | Entertainment

Fiction and Nonfiction He's Sure to Love View in Browser: http://links.em.penguinrandomhouse.com/rts/go2.aspx?t=617117&tp=i-H43-Q4D-CxB-Xcoa0-1o-1CMZ-1c-XdP5s-dNiQL&x=13d6b7f5ee94836ea6c6cd2f0213b40b|13F0CB1B640109D7E0534FD66B0A73BA

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Our Man Booker International Prize Winner

16 Jun 2017 | Entertainment

Congratulations to David Grossman View in Browser: http://links.em.penguinrandomhouse.com/rts/go2.aspx?t=617089&tp=i-H43-Q4D-CxA-Xamst-1o-1CMZ-1c-XamdD-1fM22R&x=10b867988653980db9c00db4a0d53966|13F0CB1B640109D7E0534FD66B0A73BA

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Celebrate Pride

16 Jun 2017 | Entertainment

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Summer's Hottest Book is Now in Paperback

15 Jun 2017 | Entertainment

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Exciting announcement for poet Tracy K. Smith

14 Jun 2017 | Entertainment

Congratulations to U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K. Smithread more »

Check Out What's New For You This June

13 Jun 2017 | Entertainment

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Dad Has Plenty of Ties

11 Jun 2017 | Entertainment

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Traveling this Summer? Bring Paperback Books on Board!

8 Jun 2017 | Entertainment

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The Nix explores—with sharp humor and a fierce tenderness—the resilience of love and home, even in times of radical change.

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Show Dad How Much You Care

7 Jun 2017 | Entertainment

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What’s the best way to show Dad he’s appreciated this Father’s Day? Give him some time to escape with these hot new releases.

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What motivates parents to protect children from cell phone addiction?

6 Jun 2017 | SciTech

A new study examined the role parental mediation can play in protecting children from the potential negative effects of smartphone use, comparing the perceived risk and different types of mediation and parenting styles. read more »

Traveling this Summer? Bring Business Books on Board!

5 Jun 2017 | Entertainment

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New York Times best-selling authors of Lean In and Originals: a powerful, inspiring, and practical book about building resilience and moving forward after life’s inevitable setbacks.

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Traveling this Summer? Bring Mind, Body, Spirit Books on Board!

4 Jun 2017 | Entertainment

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New York Times best-selling authors of Lean In and Originals: a powerful, inspiring, and practical book about building resilience and moving forward after life’s inevitable setbacks.

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Traveling this Summer? Bring Books for the Kids On Board!

3 Jun 2017 | Entertainment

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Wonder Women: Lasso of Truth Optional

2 Jun 2017 | Entertainment

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Traveling this Summer? Bring Women's Fiction Books on Board!

1 Jun 2017 | Entertainment

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The Ministry of Utmost Happiness takes us on an intimate journey of many years across the Indian subcontinent—from the cramped neighborhoods of Old Delhi and the roads of the new city to the mountains and valleys of Kashmir and beyond, where war is peace and peace is war.

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Twitter Is The Prime Social Media Network For World Leaders

1 Jun 2017 | World

Pope Francis is the most followed world leader on Twitter with a combined total of 33,716,301 followers on his nine language accounts, ahead of U.S. President Donald Trump with 30,133,036 followers.read more »

Traveling this Summer? Bring Fiction Books on Board!

31 May 2017 | Entertainment

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Traveling this Summer? Bring Mystery Books on Board!

30 May 2017 | Entertainment

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New York Times bestselling author Joseph Finder’s timely, electrifying new thriller.

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Traveling this Summer? Bring History Books on Board!

30 May 2017 | Entertainment

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New York Times bestselling author Thomas E. Ricks, a dual biography of Winston Churchill and George Orwell, whose farsighted vision and inspired action preserved democracy from the threats of authoritarianism, from the left and right alike.

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All Aboard! Your Summer Reading Adventure Starts Now

29 May 2017 | Entertainment

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Traveling this Summer? Bring Romance Books on Board!

28 May 2017 | Entertainment

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New York Times bestselling author of Suddenly One Summer blows the covers of two FBI agents who can’t hide who they are from each other.

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Traveling this Summer? Bring Cooking Books on Board!

27 May 2017 | Entertainment

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Here Come the Books

26 May 2017 | Entertainment

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Can Parents' Tech Obsessions Contribute To A Child's Bad Behavior?

25 May 2017 | Entertainment

Fatigue. Hunger. Boredom. Those are often on the list of reasons parents mention if their child whines, has tantrums or acts out. Researchers are now asking if such negative behaviors could be related to something else: parents spending too much time on their smartphones or tablets.read more »

Traveling this Summer? Bring Nonfiction Books on Board!

25 May 2017 | Entertainment

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New York Times best-selling authors of Lean In and Originals: a powerful, inspiring, and practical book about building resilience and moving forward after life’s inevitable setbacks.

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Facebook Introduces Personal Fundraisers

25 May 2017 | U.S. News

Facebook is giving people another way to mobilize around causes they care about by introducing personal fundraisers to everyone over 18 in the US.read more »

Traveling this Summer? Bring Biography and Memoir Books on Board!

23 May 2017 | Entertainment

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Take a Sneak Peek at What's Coming Up!

19 May 2017 | Entertainment

Coming Soon in Mystery, Romance, Nonfiction, and Moreread more »

Study Finds Consumers See Much Greater Risk Than Reward In Online Ads

19 May 2017 | U.S. News

Personalized ads now follow us around the web, their content drawn from tracking our online activity. The ad industry has suggested we're OK with it - that we see benefits roughly equal to perceived risks. A new study says otherwise.read more »

Find Your Next Read on the ReadDown

17 May 2017 | Entertainment

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#adulting: There’s a Book for That

16 May 2017 | Entertainment

Books to Help Prepare Your Grad for the Real Worldread more »

Give Mom the One Thing She Really Wants for Mother’s Day

14 May 2017 | Entertainment

Book Her Some Mom-Time View in Browser: http://links.em.penguinrandomhouse.com/rts/go2.aspx?t=563656&tp=i-H43-Q4D-CAw-UvoWB-1o-1CMZ-1c-UvmDJ-1Gi1t1&x=4318d8d22ad2e654c90fc336cf8b97fc|13F0CB1B640109D7E0534FD66B0A73BA

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The latest pick from The Skimm: The Light We Lost

13 May 2017 | Entertainment

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We're so glad we live in a world where there are Annes!

12 May 2017 | Entertainment

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Lee Child is Back with a Heart-Pounding Jack Reacher Collection

10 May 2017 | Entertainment

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Can Seeing The Facebook Logo Make You Crave Social Media?

10 May 2017 | Media

new study examined how social media cues such as the Facebook logo may affect frequent and less frequent social media users differently, sparking spontaneous hedonic reactions that make it difficult to resist social media cravings. read more »

Check Out What's New For You This May

9 May 2017 | Entertainment

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Mom Deserves Only the Best

7 May 2017 | Entertainment

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Handheld Screen Time Linked With Speech Delays In Young Children

5 May 2017 | SciTech

As the number of smart phones, tablets, electronic games and other handheld screens in U.S. homes continues to grow, some children begin using these devices before beginning to talk. New research suggests these children may be at higher risk for speech delays. read more »

New Study Reveals Why People Pay For News And What It Means For Future Of Journalism

4 May 2017 | Entertainment

Slightly more than half of all U.S. adults pay for news, with roughly half of those subscribing to a newspaper, according to a study conducted by the Media Insight Project. read more »

Fake News And Filters Aren't Fooling Internet Users

4 May 2017 | U.S. News

Despite what some politicians argue, fake news and biased search algorithms aren't swaying public opinion, finds a Michigan State University researcher.read more »

In 'Post Truth' Era, Leaders Must Defend Objective, Independent Media

4 May 2017 | World

In a “post-truth” world with “fake news” on the rise, and media accountability and credibility falling under question, free, independent and professional journalism has never been more important, the United Nations said.read more »

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