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95% discount on lifelong access to classes (UK deal)

The products presented here are selected by our partners at StackCommerce. If you buy something through links on our website, Mashable can earn a partner commission. The Writing With Impact course is available from July 31st for £ 7.69 a month. Image: pexels With StackCommerceMashable shopping2020-07-31 04:00:00 UTC TL; DR: The “Writing with Effect” course is available from July 31st …

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92% discount on online courses (UK deal)

The products presented here are selected by our partners at StackCommerce. If you buy something through links on our website, Mashable can earn a partner commission. The 22-course digital marketing master class will be available for £ 11.55 on July 31. Image: pexels With StackCommerceMashable shopping2020-07-31 03:30:00 UTC TL; DR: The 22-course digital marketing master class is available from July …

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Facebook boasts that boycott of advertisements does not bump

Boycott, Schmoycott. Despite over 1,000 major advertisers who participated in an advertising boycott in July about Facebook’s use of hateful content, the company said in its second quarter 2020 earnings report that its advertising business is doing well. Facebook had $ 18.3 billion in advertising revenue last quarter, exceeding investor expectations. While the company did not report figures for July …

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The pandemic and the iPhone SE have made Apple even richer

Apple has pandemic work-from-home orders and Stimulus checks that thank you for setting new sales records in a number of their product categories. Starting with the iPhone, which saw sales decline in the last quarter, Apple saw a two percent increase in sales for this product category in the third quarter. “In April, we expected performance to deteriorate year-on-year, but …

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LDF wants ISPs to keep students connected through pandemic

School buses will be parked in the First Student Charter Bus Rental parking lot in San Francisco, California on July 14, 2020.photo:: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images) Today the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund (LDF) issued a letter to the executives of 20 Internet service providers in the United States, who urge them to continue providing free internet to color …

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AOC’s attempt to kill U.S. military twitch streams fails

photo:: Scott Heins (Getty Images) A change suggested by, proposed by US representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez would st0p the military from recruiting on platforms like Twitch did not pass a vote in the House of Representatives on Thursday. Had it been adopted, it would have added a provision to the House Committee on Appropriations bill too cash The U.S. military does …

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Obama’s touching laudatory speech on John Lewis was also a targeted criticism of our current leaders

Congressman and civil rights leader John Lewis’s funeral took place on Thursday, and a lot of mask-wearing family members, friends, and other changers were there to show their respect. Former Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton each went to the podium to exchange friendly words and memories of Lewis, but it was former President Barack Obama’s heartfelt and passionate …

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Barack Obama reminds us of the ever-present threat of voter repression in John Lewis’s laudation

During a laudation for late MP John Lewis in Georgia, former President Barack Obama targeted the current government on Thursday and criticized an ever-present threat to our democracy: the suppression of voters. “… there are rulers who are doing their utmost to keep people from voting by closing polling stations, addressing minorities and students with restrictive ID laws and attacking …

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