ReCastly or how to Add ‘Subtitles’ to your videos in seconds

ReCastly  or  how to Add ‘Subtitles’ to your videos in seconds
If you're using video to sell on Facebook , or any other social network , build your brand or just use videos in your work  right now then this is for you...   ...80% of Facebook video viewers  , for example , are watching your videos without sound!   Yes think about it!   A video drops into your newsfeed and it starts playing silently!   You keep watching and  if it grabs your attention you click on it...

Apple, Returning Overseas Cash, to Pay $38 Billion Tax Bill

Apple, Returning Overseas Cash, to Pay $38 Billion Tax Bill
Apple Inc. said it will bring hundreds of billions of overseas dollars back to the U.S., pay about $38 billion in taxes on the money and spend tens of billions on domestic jobs, manufacturing and data centers in the coming years.The iPhone maker plans capital expenditures of $30 billion in the U.S. over five years and will create 20,000 new jobs at existing sites and a new campus it intends to open. The Cupertino, California-based company’s shares rose 1.7 percent

Virgin Trains halts Daily Mail sales

Virgin Trains halts Daily Mail sales
The spokesperson told the BBC that the paper had never been stocked on its East Coast trains under the management of Virgin/Stagecoach.And Drew McMillan, head of colleague communication and engagement at Virgin, told staff in an internal memo: "Thousands of people choose to read the Daily Mail every day. But they will no longer be reading it courtesy of VT."There's been considerable concern raised by colleagues about the Mail's editorial position on issues such as immigration, LGBT rights and

‘Matter of days’ to stop Carillion collapse

‘Matter of days’ to stop Carillion collapse
Sir Vince, a former business secretary, told BBC Breakfast: "They've got to force the shareholders and indeed the creditors, the big banks, to take losses, and then the government can take responsibility for taking the contracts forward and making sure they are delivered." Simon Jack: Carillion's uncertain future Where did it go wrong for Carillion? Jon Trickett, shadow minister for the Cabinet Office, called on the government to take contracts back into public control, describing its relationship with the

Ivana Trump says the US President is ‘definitely not racist’

Ivana Trump says the US President is ‘definitely not racist’
(CNN)US President Donald Trump may occasionally say "silly" things but he's "definitely not racist," his first wife Ivana Trump said Monday."He's very stable, very focused, very organized," Ivana Trump said, when asked about Michael Wolff's controversial book Fire and Fury, which documented a White House in perpetual turmoil.Ivana Trump , who has three children with the President -- Ivanka, Donald Jr. and Eric -- said his use of Twitter was "actually not bad" as the media "change everything you

The “World’s Biggest Air Purifier” Is Appropriately Found In China

The “World’s Biggest Air Purifier” Is Appropriately Found In China
China is famous for a multitude of reasons, but being one of the smoggiest places on Earth isn’t one it’s exactly proud of. Caused by traffic, indoor heating, construction, and power plant emissions, this country is practically obscured by the smog on occasions, as is much of the country. As a result, millions die prematurely each year there from related cardiovascular or respiratory problems. In order to stave off these deaths somewhat, and until the authorities reduce its suffocating

GCHQ Is Using This Puzzle To Recruit Aspiring Spies Try It Out

GCHQ Is Using This Puzzle To Recruit Aspiring Spies  Try It Out
GCHQ put a puzzle on the radio to entice recruits — and you can try it here. The listening agency is pushing hard to recruit a more diverse staff, especially women. LONDON — GCHQ, the British government's listening agency, has broadcast a puzzle in an effort to encourage potential spies — particularly young girls — to pursue a career in the highly-classified organisation. The challenge was supplied to BBC Radio 4's "Today" programme, which broadcasts a puzzle every morning

Pollution hotspots revealed

Pollution hotspots revealed
How polluted is your street? You You You 1 2 3 4 5 6 Good Heavily Polluted Good Heavily Polluted Source: MappAir100 by EarthSense If you cannot view the postcode search, please click here to reload the page.Although dirty air doesn't kill people directly, it's estimated to contribute to shortening the lives of 40,000 people a year in the UK. Pollution is thought to undermine the health of people with heart or lung problems.A new analysis by the company

Facebook’s dystopian News Feed change

Facebook’s dystopian News Feed change
Who knew Big Brother would look like this? Mark Zuckerberg in June 2017.Image: AP/REX/ShutterstockWhen constructing a dystopia, it takes some doing to be both Orwellian and Huxleyan at the same time. But with the changes he just announced to the Facebook News Feed, Mark Zuckerberg seems to have managed this extraordinary feat.  The nightmare worlds of George Orwell (Nineteen Eighty-Four) and Aldous Huxley (Brave New World) are in many ways polar opposites. One is a surveillance state that controls

Republican Response to Trump’s ‘Sh*thole’ Comment Is Embarassing

Republican Response to Trump’s ‘Sh*thole’ Comment Is Embarassing
“shithole” countriesSen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) Trump said, “…things which were hate-filled, vile, and racist … You’ve seen the comments in the press; I’ve not read one of them that’s inaccurate.” As of Friday morning, prominent Republicans were that the comments were made as well. It has that the president said, “Why do we need more Haitians? Take them out,” and suggested that Norwegians would make preferable immigrants. first racist commentslaunchedBut pundits and politicians further to the right embraced Trump’s

Dropbox Files Confidentially for U.S. IPO

Dropbox Files Confidentially for U.S. IPO
Dropbox Inc., the file-sharing private company valued at $10 billion, has filed confidentially for a U.S. initial public offering, people familiar with the matter said.Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. will lead the potential listing, according to the people, who asked not to be identified because the filing wasn’t public. Dropbox is talking to other banks this month to fill additional roles on the IPO, the people said. The company is aiming to list in the

African Union, African UN envoys demand Trump apology

African Union, African UN envoys demand Trump apology
Washington (CNN)The African Union, a group representing the continent's countries, and African ambassadors to the United Nations, sharply denounced US President Donald Trump's reference to African nations as "shitholes" and called on him to retract his statement and apologize.The envoys released a joint statement Friday after an emergency meeting was held to address the issue.The group "is concerned at the continuing and growing trend from the US administration towards Africa and people of African descent to denigrate the continent

Chernobyl’s Remarkable New Solar Power Plant Set To Go Online Within Weeks

Chernobyl’s Remarkable New Solar Power Plant Set To Go Online Within Weeks
Back in 2016, it was announced the Chernobyl site was set to be transformed into a gigantic solar power park, and as of last year, prominent international companies were set to invest billions into the project. Few would argue that transforming a veritable wasteland – one that will remain dangerous for tens of thousands of years – into a sunlight-soaking clean energy initiative is a bad idea, and it seems that the enthusiasm for the project knows no bounds.

Democrat Senator Releases Full Testimony of Fusion GPS Founder

Democrat Senator Releases Full Testimony of Fusion GPS Founder
Simpson’s 10-hour testimony before the committee, one of three investigating allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, came about because of his research company’s involvement in compiling the controversial 35-page dossier on President Donald Trump. The release of the testimony transcripts had become a hot partisan issue over the past week, beginning when the committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) and Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) asked the Justice Department on Friday to open a criminal investigation into the

Goldman Takes One-Time $5 Billion Hit From New U.S. Tax Law

Goldman Takes One-Time $5 Billion Hit From New U.S. Tax Law
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. said the U.S. tax reform will cut profit this year by about $5 billion, mainly because of a tax targeting earnings held abroad.About two-thirds of the hit comes from the repatriation tax, while writing down U.S. deferred tax assets also contributed, the company said in a filing on Friday. The bank also accelerated the delivery of previously granted stock awards to many of its top executives to lower its taxable profit subject to this year’s

20-Year-Old Reveals How She Gets A $5,000 Allowance, Paid Tuition And Gifts From Her Sugar Daddies

20-Year-Old Reveals How She Gets A $5,000 Allowance, Paid Tuition And Gifts From Her Sugar Daddies
If you’ve been to college, then you’ll know first-hand how expensive it is. In the modern world, countless young adults are saddling themselves with debt for the rest of their lives in an attempt to get themselves an education and, hopefully, a successful career. But for a select few young women, they’ve unburdened themselves of their student debt thanks to sugar daddies. The concept of sugar daddies is nothing new. For years, beautiful young women have been providing older