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Retail sales in China rise 3.9% in November, slower than expected

A customer purchases zodiac decorations for the Year of the Tiger at a market in Zhangjiagang city, east China’s Jiangsu Province, December 10, 2021. Shi Bairong | Future editions | Getty Images BEIJING – China’s retail sales beat expectations in November, while industrial production beat, according to National Bureau of …

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Senator seeks 1 GB of free data for the poor

REUTERS The poor should get at least a gigabyte of free data per month, a senator said on Monday as she pushed for passage of a bill to reduce internet tariffs in disadvantaged areas. “Low-income end-users need more than just the occasional mobile promotion, with internet access becoming a necessity …

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Sportradar’s big bet: the advantage of sports betting data

Sportradar Group recently extended its deal with the NBA. Stacy Revere / Getty Images Text size More than 30 states have legalized sports betting. Almost half of them allow online betting. But when it comes to betting, the United States is only catching up with the rest of the world, …

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Career as a Data Analyst: Scope, Online Courses and Responsibilities

There’s no denying that data is the new gold. With the rise of technology, collecting useful data has become possible. But what is the best way to collect this data? How do organizations interpret it? This is where a data analyst comes in. A data analyst not only collects the …

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Pandemic-era ‘surplus savings’ are shrinking significantly

In a comment posted on a Federal Reserve Bank of New York blog in April, four economists argued that “while large by historical standards, the savings accumulated by American households during the pandemic do not appear to be “Excessive” for the extraordinary need of many American families. Millions of Americans …

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Gold Coast Schoolies: a bizarre fashion trend taking over

Crime against fashion! The bizarre trend taking schoolchildren by storm – as new data reveals staggering amount of alcohol teens consume at celebration every night Schoolchildren’s questionable fashion choices have been exposed Young men opt for matching group clothes that look like “pajamas” New data has revealed that schoolchildren consume …

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Coronavirus crisis: people leaving Sydney and Melbourne to settle in Perth

Australians are still deserting Melbourne and Sydney in droves and moving to Perth and Brisbane, according to an online movers booking company. “We’re a good indicator of the total number of people moving to Australia – you wouldn’t look at our site unless you wanted to move,” said Adam Coward, …

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Leading Chinese tech company Didi Chuxing withdraws from New York Stock Exchange: NPR

A driver from the ride-sharing company Didi follows a map on his smartphone in Beijing on October 18, 2018. Nicolas Asfouri / AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle legend Nicolas Asfouri / AFP via Getty Images A driver from the ride-sharing company Didi follows a map on his smartphone …

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Airlines to keep data on travelers from southern Africa

Federal health officials are demanding airlines collect contact tracing information from passengers to the United States who have been to southern Africa in the previous two weeks. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Wednesday it had issued the latest requirement “to prevent the importation and spread of …

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Data breach on GoDaddy WordPress: a timeline

Security incidents affecting WordPress have been of notable prevalence in recent years as more companies rely on the hugely popular content management system to power their websites. The latest organizations to fall victim to WordPress security vulnerabilities are domain registrar GoDaddy, which recently made public unauthorized third-party access to its …

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