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Taiwan says its chip firms will adhere to new U.S. rules blacklisting China supercomputing entities

Reuters
TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan said on Wednesday its chip companies will adhere to U.S. rules after Washington added seven Chinese supercomputing entities last week to an economic blacklist and after a Taipei-based chipmaker halted orders from one of the entities named. FILE PHOTO: Flags of Taiwan and U.S. are placed......

Is it time to change the early entry rules for the WNBA draft?

ESPN
Freshman point guards dominated the storylines around the 2021 NCAA basketball tournaments. On the men’s side, Gonzaga’s Jalen Suggs hit one of the most memorable shots in March Madness history, banking in a 3-pointer from just across midcourt to beat UCLA in overtime and send the Bulldogs to the championship......

Here’s how to handle the complicated rules for an inherited 401(k) or IRA

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Jason York | Getty Images So you inherited a retirement account.  Before you make any decisions on when and how to access the money, it’s worth familiarizing yourself with the rules that apply to different beneficiaries. The rules for these......

Covid: Over 100 Paris restaurant diners fined for violating rules

BBC
The video points out the penalties for lockdown offences in France; potentially a year in jail and a €15,000 (£13,000) fine for putting someone’s life at risk and, for each guest, potentially a €135 fine for violating the curfew and another €135 for not wearing a mask. BBC – For......

Brazil’s Petrobras, government agree on rules for potential Sepia, Atapu sale

Reuters
FILE PHOTO: The Petrobras logo is seen in front of the company’s headquarters in Sao Paulo April 23, 2015. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker/File Photo RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – The board of Brazilian state-run oil company Petrobras has approved an agreement with the government regarding the compensation that must be paid to......

Carnival says bookings are rising at record pace, could switch home ports if US rules are too restrictive

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Carnival Cruise Line said Wednesday that it has seen a record level of bookings during the first quarter, up about 90% from fourth-quarter levels. In addition, current bookings for 2022 are higher than those made in 2019, before the pandemic,......

Unwritten rules are made to be broken! How a new generation of players is shifting MLB’s culture

ESPN
CARLOS GOMEZ KNEW he needed to get Fernando Tatis Jr. on the phone. After Tatis hit a controversial grand slam in the eighth inning of an Aug. 17 game against the Texas Rangers last season, Gomez, a former major league outfielder, called the San Diego Padres shortstop. Tatis’ slam represented......

YouTube discloses the percentage of views going to videos that break its rules.

New York Times
It is the never-ending battle for YouTube. Every minute, YouTube is bombarded with videos that run afoul of its many guidelines, whether pornography or copyrighted material or violent extremism or dangerous misinformation. The company has refined its artificially intelligent computer systems in recent years to prevent most of these so-called......

YouTube discloses the percentage of views going to videos that break its rules.

New York Times
April 6, 2021, 12:00 p.m. ET April 6, 2021, 12:00 p.m. ET Out of every 10,000 views on YouTube, 16 to 18 were for videos that broke its rules before removal, the company said on Tuesday.Credit…Jim Wilson/The New York Times It is the never-ending battle for YouTube. Every minute, YouTube......

Supreme Court rules in Google’s favor in copyright dispute with Oracle over Android software

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Larry Page, chief executive officer of Google Inc., right, speaks to the media while arriving at court in San Jose, California, U.S., on Monday, Sept. 19, 2011. Ryan Anson | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Supreme Court on Monday sided......

NCAA basketball and women are shortchanged under college funding rules

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here USA TODAY The recent controversy surrounding disparity in facilities and accommodations between the NCAA’s men’s and women’s basketball championships serves to underscore the inequity and downright absurdity in the funding of all college sports. While college athletes are once again......

New federal rules could improve health care price transparency

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USA TODAY – For more and to sign up click here Nashville Tennessean Michael S. O’Neil Michael S. O’Neil is senior vice president, strategy & development, for Healthcare Bluebook “Would you like Wednesday or Friday?” the medical scheduler asked. That simple question catches many people flat-footed. It’s easy to take......

5/1: Baltimore prosecutor rules Freddie Gray’s death a homicide; Grammar cop completes Wikipedia mission

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here 5/1: Baltimore prosecutor rules Freddie Gray’s death a homicide; Grammar cop completes Wikipedia mission – CBS News Watch CBSN Live The Baltimore prosecutor said the arrest of Freddie Gray was illegal and ruled that what happened to him in......

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