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YouTube Claims 1.5 Billion Monthly Users in Latest Ad Sales Pitch

YouTube says it now reaches 1.5 billion viewers each month—and those users are watching a lot of mobile video.

Susan Wojcicki, CEO of the Google-owned digital video service, announced the milestone at the VidCon digital video conference in California on Thursday, where YouTube trotted out some shiny new user metrics to aid its battle to lure advertising money away from television. 399 more words

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Brick and Mortar Retail Is About to Get a Technology Makeover

In a week that saw over a thousand U.S. retail stores shuttered, many analysts are quick to lament the end of days for brick-and-mortar shopping. 943 more words

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Writing in Africa - The Adlam Alphabet

In the late 1980s, two Guinean teenage brothers, Ibrahima and Abdoulaye Barry, devised a new alphabet to represent their Fulani language, spoken by about 24 million people in the Sahel Region in Western Africa. 369 more words

Google’s Elite Hacker SWAT Team vs. Everyone

Brash. Controversial. A guard against rising digital threats around the globe. Google’s Project Zero is securing the Internet on its own terms. Is that a problem? 4,162 more words

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Alphabet Leads London-Based Blockchain's $40 Million Funding Round

London-based startup Blockchain has raised $40 million in a fresh round of funding as the software company rides a wave of enthusiasm for digital currency technology. 438 more words

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Puzzle Piece Flash Card Fun

We have quite a few puzzles by Melissa and Doug around and the younger ones are still trying to put the right pieces in the right place.  222 more words

Early Learning

Sipingmato

Sipingmato

Sipingmato was invented by Lesley Kibat as an alternative way to write Kadazandusun (either Central Dusun or Coastal Kadazan). The name Sipingmato comes from a short version of “Sampaping do Pimato” (Alphabet’s sides).

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