Importance of Watching

| Bob Brasset |Last Updated: 05/24/2015 15:32 “One of the most important and most neglected messages of the church today is the message of Jesus’ second coming. Our fear of controversy has caused us to put this truth aside keeping silent on this vitally important, life-giving truth. Jesus is coming soon. In the Old Testament, there are … Continue reading Importance of Watching

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| @: Reuters | China official says West using Christianity to ‘subvert’ power

Chinese Catholics attend Christmas Eve mass in Shanghai last year [Aly Song/Reuters] | by Ben Blanchard; Editing by Robert Birsel | MARCH 11, 2019 / 8:05 PM / 5 DAYS AGO | @: Reuters | 4 MIN READ BEIJING (Reuters) - Western forces are trying to use Christianity to influence China’s society and even “subvert” … Continue reading | @: Reuters | China official says West using Christianity to ‘subvert’ power

Harvard University uncovers DNA switch that controls genes for whole-body regeneration

A piece of non-coding DNA may hold the key to how humans could regenerate body parts | Sarah Knapton The Telegraph | 14 March 2019 | @: The Telegraph | Humans may one day have the ability to regrow limbs after scientists at Harvard University uncovered the DNA switch that controls genes for whole-body regeneration. … Continue reading Harvard University uncovers DNA switch that controls genes for whole-body regeneration

| @: FOX19 | Catholic student not vaccinated for chicken pox sues NKY Health Dept., claims he was told he couldn’t play basketball amid outbreak

| By FOX19 Web Staff and Michael Baldwin | March 15, 2019 at 4:05 PM EST - Updated March 15 at 9:40 PM | @: FOX19 | Catholic student not vaccinated for chicken pox sues NKY Health Dept https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=02U-0t82phw&feature=youtu.be Lawsuit filed over NKY school's chickenpox outbreak https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Lxjr4pF2HE UNION, KY (FOX19) - An 18-year-old who is not vaccinated for chicken … Continue reading | @: FOX19 | Catholic student not vaccinated for chicken pox sues NKY Health Dept., claims he was told he couldn’t play basketball amid outbreak

| @: France 24 | Short circuit: Tokyo unveils chatty ‘robot-eers’ for 2020 Olympics

How may I help you? How may I help you? AFP | Date created : 15/03/2019 - 06:59 | | @: France 24 | Tokyo (AFP) Tokyo Olympic organisers on Friday rolled out a pair of chatty robots they will put to work to assist wheelchair users at the 2020 Games as they continue to plug … Continue reading | @: France 24 | Short circuit: Tokyo unveils chatty ‘robot-eers’ for 2020 Olympics

| @: CCN | Facebook’s Catastrophic Blackout Could Cost $90 Million in Lost Revenue

Facebook stock plunged after the social media giant experienced its worst-ever outage. | Source: AP Photo/Thibault Camus | by Ben Brown | 14/03/2019 | @: CCN | Facebook suffered its worst-ever outage on Wednesday 13th March. The downtime, which also hit related products Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp, lasted for at least 14 hours. The blackout hit … Continue reading | @: CCN | Facebook’s Catastrophic Blackout Could Cost $90 Million in Lost Revenue

| @: Laredo Morning Times | Facebook, Google and other big tech giants are about to face a ‘reckoning,’ state attorneys general warn

| by Tony Romm, The Washington Post Laredo Morning Times| Laredo Morning Times, founded in 1881, is one of the oldest newspapers in Texas. Published 8:40 am CDT, Friday, March 15, 2019 | @: Laredo Morning Times | Big Tech Faces a Reckoning, $41 Billion Swedish Fund Warns Apple, Google and Amazon Seem Unstoppable. Now What? Big … Continue reading | @: Laredo Morning Times | Facebook, Google and other big tech giants are about to face a ‘reckoning,’ state attorneys general warn

| @: Freedom House | Freedom on the Net 2018: The Rise of Digital Authoritarianism

Activists of the ‘Society for Threatened Peoples’ in Berlin demonstrate wearing computer monitors with a portrait of Chinese President Xi Jinping on July 9, 2018, prior to a meeting between German Chancellor and Chinese Premier. (TOBIAS SCHWARZ/AFP/Getty Images) By Adrian Shahbaz | @: Freedom House | Freedom on the Net 2018 The Rise of Digital Authoritarianism … Continue reading | @: Freedom House | Freedom on the Net 2018: The Rise of Digital Authoritarianism

| @: The Brookings Institution | Why protecting privacy is a losing game today—and how to change the game

| REPORT Cameron F. Kerry | Thursday, July 12, 2018 | @: The Brookings Institution | People look at data on their mobiles as background with internet wire cables on switch hub is projected in this picture illustration taken May 30, 2018. Picture taken May 30, 2018. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/Illustration - RC138602D200 SUMMARY Recent congressional hearings … Continue reading | @: The Brookings Institution | Why protecting privacy is a losing game today—and how to change the game

| @: Stratfor | Bending the Internet: Governments Taking Control

|Assessments Jun 18, 2018 | 09:00 GMT 4 mins read | @: Stratfor | (ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images) Highlights As the internet matures, states will continue to refine their techniques for managing the flow of online information to their citizens. Nearly every national government exerts some level of control over domestic internet use, but the extent … Continue reading | @: Stratfor | Bending the Internet: Governments Taking Control

| @: PYMNTS.com | The World Wide Web Turns 30

|By PYMNTS | Posted on March 13, 2019 | @: PYMNTS.com | While all sorts of outlets wished the internet a happy birthday yesterday (March 12) they were a little bit off in their well wishes. The internet did not turn 30 this week. The World Wide Web did. The internet dates back to the 1960s … Continue reading | @: PYMNTS.com | The World Wide Web Turns 30

| @: Scientific American | The Internet Knows You Better Than Your Spouse Does 

| By Frank Luerweg | on March 14, 2019 | @: Scientific American | The traces we leave on the Web and on our digital devices can give advertisers and others surprising, and sometimes disturbing, insights into our psychology Credit: Laurence Dutton Getty Images IN BRIEF Users’ digital footprints disclose certain preferences and characteristics, such as their personality … Continue reading | @: Scientific American | The Internet Knows You Better Than Your Spouse Does