Author: EconLearner

How to solve today’s Wordle.SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Looking for Saturday Wordle Hints, Clues and Answer? You can find them here: ForbesToday’s ‘Wordle’ #1120 Hints, Clues and Answers for Saturday 13th JulyWith I confess that I am still in shock over the assassination attempt on President Trump on Saturday. It’s a little hard to focus on anything else as I try to keep up with the news coming in about exactly what happened, who the shooter was and so on. However, we have a Wordle to solve. Wordle waits for no man and all that. Let’s not delay. How…

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OpenAI CEO Sam Altman appears on a mobile device screen in Warsaw, Poland.NurPhoto via Getty Images Nearly eight months after Microsoft secured non-voting seats on OpenAI’s board, and within weeks of Apple securing a similar non-voting seat, both tech giants have opted out of their roles on OpenAI’s board. The moves have left many wondering what caused this sharp reversal and why it happened so soon after their initial engagement and announcements. Most reports focus on the regulatory spotlight on Apple and Microsoft and their relationship with OpenAI. However, there are a few more factors to consider. First, it’s important…

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Under Paris gives Jaws a run for its money. Here’s why, psychologically, it has … [+] we are all so terrified.getty In 1975, Jaws revolutionized the horror genre by showing us just how scary sharks can be. Steven Spielberg’s masterpiece didn’t just scare us. created a cultural phenomenon that left an indelible mark on the collective psyche. Since then, a number of shark movies have tried to recreate this primal fear – but most have been mediocre and quickly forgotten. However, in 2024, Netflix Under Parisa French film directed by Xavier Gens, emerged to challenge this narrative. Despite receiving mixed…

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MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – MAY 4: Google headquarters in Mountain View, California is seen in this … [+] photo on May 4, 2004. Google Inc., the world’s No. 1 Web search provider, filed with U.S. regulators on April 29, 2004 to become a publicly traded company and sell up to $2.7 billion in stock in a widely anticipated initial public offering. (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)Getty Images Swedish startup Bower has released a Google-backed smartphone app that can identify everyday household items and provide information on how to properly recycle them. The app is an update to Bower’s existing…

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FILE – Drugs known as GLP-1 receptor agonists, including Ozempic, can be used effectively to … [+] weight loss. But studies have shown a lack of patient adherence to medication. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)Copyright 2023 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. Only 15% of patients prescribed GLP-1 for weight loss were still taking the drugs two years later, according to an analysis of pharmacy claims published July 10 by pharmacy benefit manager Prime Therapeutics. A slew of other recently published studies show relatively high rates of patients dropping out as early as four weeks after treatment, and that dropout…

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Jiang Li, Ph.D., is its founder and CEO Vivalink, Inc. getty The pandemic catalyzed a shift in healthcare delivery, rapidly expanding telemedicine services to ensure patients could access needed care safely. While the pandemic has faded and public emergency declarations have ended, telemedicine waivers have survived and become urgent to preserve. To meet the needs of patients and providers during pandemic restrictions, Congress passed legislation allowing Medicare to cover telehealth services. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has taken steps to improve access issuing waivers that loosened restrictions and expanded coverage criteria for telehealth and remote patient monitoring…

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Portrait of Professor Ramesh RaskarKathryn Taylor Many of us have questions about AI, and when you listen to, say, 100 people express their concerns, you can tell that the bigger fundamental questions are often the same almost across the board. Recently, we sat in the lecture hall with an audience of students and young professionals trying to understand some of these big issues. I’ll start with some commonly expressed problems and then move on to one that is critical and integral to the future of the next generation’s careers. Sealing the deal! Two business people shaking hands after welcoming colleagues…

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