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Bloomberg Says Me Too to Leftism

On policy, there’s not much to differentiate him from Klobuchar, Buttigieg or Biden.

Bernie Sanders and the Missing $25 Trillion

At the Las Vegas debate, Warren punches out Bloomberg, then the mayors jab Sanders.

Banished in Beijing

China expels three WSJ reporters to deflect from its coronavirus woes.


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Chile’s Indigenous Filmmakers Make Their Voices Heard

Chilean indigenous communities are turning to film to portray their world values, social problems and identities. That’s the case for Leo Pakarati, of the Rapa Nui from Easter Island, and Mapuche Claudia Huaiquimilla. Both will present their recent works as case studies at the European Film Market’s Chile Country in Focus. Pakarati’s documentary plumbs the impact […]

Mandy Moore on Why She’s Returning to Music, 20 Years After Hitting It Big

Mandy Moore, of “This Is Us” fame, seemed to have said “that’s not me” when it came to making music anymore. But she was just biding her time, waiting for the right moment — and, she says, the right supportive relationship — to resume recording after dropping out in the late 2000s. The 35-year-old actress, […]

HBO Releases Trailer for ‘Westworld’ Season 3

A month away from the third season premiere of HBO’s “Westworld,” and the premium cabler has released a new trailer. “I was born into this world, and my first memories of it are pain,” says Evan Rachel Wood’s Dolores, as she enters a new realm. “For my kind, there was one place we were never […]

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SoftBank and Toyota want driverless cars to change the world

Softbank and Toyota are partnering on an effort to use autonomous vehicles and other technologies to change the world of transportation.

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All eyes on Congress as vote on Kavanaugh draws near

The lead story for Thursday's morning shows: The impending vote to advance Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court.

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Dollar tramples yen and safe-haven status, gold gains

The strong dollar got stronger on Thursday, rising to a three-year high against a basket of trading partner currencies, after a steep slide in the Japanese yen called into question its safe-haven status while the rally in U.S. equities took a pause.

What secrets? Apple embroiled in row over book by German former executive

Apple has become embroiled in a publishing row in Germany after it tried to halt sales of a book written by a former executive, saying it disclosed secrets about the App Store.

Exclusive: France's Engie eyes U.S. energy services firm Ameresco - sources

French power utility Engie SA has approached Ameresco Inc , a U.S. provider of energy efficiency solutions and developer of renewable energy plants, to express interest in acquiring it, according to people familiar with the matter.


Jonas Brothers to Perform at An Unforgettable Evening Benefiting the Women's Cancer Research Fund

The Jonas Brothers will be taking the stage to perform some of their biggest hits at An Unforgettable Evening, the annual gala to benefit...

'Bear and a Banjo' Podcast Stars Debut 'New Beginning': Exclusive

The musical myth-building journey continues for Bear and a Banjo stars “Jingle Jared” Gutstadt and Jason "Poo Bear" Boyd with...

Mavis Staples Reflects on the Stax Years: Watch New Episode of 'Memphis Masters'

Back in 1968, a deal with Stax Records vaulted the Staple Singers from a stripped-down family gospel act to a soul music powerhouse whose enduring...

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Voyage to Alfa. A childhood story

Posted by Toyz Nation on November 20, 2018 at 2:56pm 6 Comments


I had landed at Charles De Gaul Airport in Paris, France and wounded up spending two nights in this beautiful city.  I will visit Gilbert Joseph's bookstore where I have a catalog of media being sold, enjoy fine dining and will eventually voyage onto Barcelona in Spain.

While in Barcelona, I will visit the NBA store along with a variety of record shops and in the midst of all…


DC to Hong Kong to Seoul in search of the future of Industrialization. First stop Hyundai

Posted by Toyz Nation on October 9, 2018 at 2:39pm 4 Comments


It was not my first trip to South Korea.  I had already made my maiden voyage in 2017 and landed in Incheon before visiting both Seoul and Samcheok.  During my initial journey, I was fascinated with how modern Seoul was and South Korea, in general.  Seoul is a metropolis of around 10 million people with every modern accouterments you would expect in any metropolis in the world.  It is gorgeous, in the nighttime especially, exceptionally…


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Google takes back control over Brexit

AI antibiotics, Huawei retakes 5G lead, Office’s unified app

ViacomCBS shares plunge after unexpected loss

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HBO and HBO Max are coming to YouTube TV

Google and WarnerMedia have signed a deal to bring HBO, Cinemax and HBO Max to YouTube TV this spring. WarnerMedia's other cable networks will also stay on YouTube's streaming TV service, on which they've been available since 2018.

The Disney+ app is finally coming to Vizio TVs

Vizio is rolling out an update to its smart TVs that'll add a proper Disney+ app to the SmartCast platform. Until now, Vizio owners have had to cast Disney+ to their TV using Chromecast or AirPlay 2.

'Black Panther' comes to Disney+ on March 4th

Depending on who you ask, everyone has a different favorite Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) movie, but it's fair to say Black Panther is in a lot of people's top five. After a notable absence from Disney+, the 2018 film will make its way to the strea...

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