Zuckerberg’s Spotify project: will boomboxes be the next big thing or will they disappear quickly?

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Facebook is looking to get into the music streaming business, and it is reportedly in talks with Spotify about a possible partnership. According to a report by CNBC, Facebook is working on a music streaming service codenamed “Project Boombox” that would be integrated into the social network. The service would reportedly allow users to stream music from Spotify and other music streaming services directly within Facebook. This is not the first time that Facebook has been rumored to be working on a music streaming service. The social network has been…

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Is it Happy Fathers or Father’s Day?

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Father’s Day is a special day to celebrate fathers and fatherhood. It is also a day to show appreciation for the men who have been influential in our lives. Whether it is our biological father, stepfather, grandfather, foster father, or any other father figure, we all have someone we can look up to and be thankful for. But, when is Father’s day? Father’s Day is usually celebrated on the third Sunday in June. This year, it will fall on June 16th. While the holiday is not a federal holiday, many…

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Investigators are looking into whether SolarWinds was hacked through its offices in the Czech Republic, Poland, and Belarus, where the company has moved much of its engineering.” (New York Times)

Sources: investigators are checking if SolarWinds was hacked via its offices in the Czech Republic, Poland, and Belarus, where the company moved much of its engineering. Those behind the widespread intrusion into government and corporate networks exploited seams in U.S. defenses and gave away nothing to American monitoring of their systems. “This is a very sophisticated attack, and they’ve been working on it for months,” said a person familiar with the government’s findings. This person said an intelligence agency had told him that the intruders appeared to have “very specific…

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CivicPlus: A Risky Investment for PE Firm Insight Allies?

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CivicPlus, a software company based in Manhattan, Kansas, has been sold to a private equity firm for $290 million. This is a big win for the company, which provides software and services to local governments across the country. It’s also a big win for the city of Manhattan, where CivicPlus is one of the largest employers. The sale was announced today and it was reported that the buyer is a private equity firm based in Boston. CivicPlus was founded in 2001 and it has grown steadily since then. PE firm…

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CivicPlus Insights: Allies Spends $290M for Bulk Risk

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A private equity firm has spent $290 million to acquire a majority stake in CivicPlus, a provider of software and services to local governments. This is the latest in a series of investments by the firm, Insight Partners, in the government technology sector. Allies Spend $290M for Bulk Risk in CivicPlus CivicPlus provides software for website design, hosting, and content management, as well as other services such as 311 call center management and online payments. The company’s products are used by more than 3,500 local governments in the United States.…

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What channel is the Weather Channel on DIRECTV? 

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The Weather Channel is a popular cable network that provides 24-hour weather coverage. Many DIRECTV customers enjoy watching The Weather Channel for its up-to-the-minute weather reports and forecast videos. The Weather Channel is available on channel 362 on DIRECTV.  If you’re a fan of The Weather Channel, you can set your DIRECTV receiver to record all of your favorite shows. You can also add The Weather Channel to your DIRECTV Programming Package so you never miss a minute of the action.  If you have any questions about The Weather Channel…

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YBA Skin Tier List: What You Need to Know

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The YBA skin tier list is a great way to find out which skins are the best in the game. It includes a wide variety of skins, from the rare and expensive to the more common and less expensive. The tier list is updated regularly, so be sure to check back often to see how your favorite skins are doing.  If you’re looking for a specific skin, the YBA skin tier list is a great place to start. It can help you narrow down your choices and find the perfect…

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