Daily Archives: February 1, 2019

Playing lead trumpet with Count Basie – Pauly Cohen

Trumpeter Pauly Cohen, 87 at the time this video was produced, is a veteran of Tommy Dorsey, Artie Shaw and Benny Goodman bands, who called Billie Holiday a friend and played his horn on thousands of sessions and gigs, starting in the 1940s.… read the full article

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China deletes ‘malicious’ mobile apps

Those apps tricked users and stole their info, the regulators said.

by Mariella Moon@mariella_moon (engadget)

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China’s cyber regulators are keeping a closer eye on games and apps. According to Reuters, the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) has deleted 7,873 mobile apps it deems malicious.… read the full article

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China says Soros’ criticism of Xi is ‘meaningless’

Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks during an event to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the “Message to Compatriots in Taiwan” at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China January 2, 2019. REUTERS/Mark Schiefelbein/Pool
Business magnate George Soros arrives to speak at the Open Russia Club in London, Britain June 20, 2016.
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Alibaba slams U.S. treatment of Huawei, efforts to curb China’s rise

By Anne Marie Roantree and Sijia Jiang (Reuters)

Alibaba slams U.S. treatment of Huawei, efforts to curb China’s rise

HONG KONG (Reuters) – A senior Alibaba executive slammed the United States’ treatment of China’s Huawei Technologies as “extremely unfair”, saying measures by the country to curb the firm’s access to their markets was “very politically motivated”.… read the full article

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Finally! A Definitive List of What Those F1 – F12 Keys Do

by Morgan Cutolo (Reader’s Digest)

You can stop wondering. We have the answer.

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Haven’t you always wondered what those little keys at the top of your keyboard do? You’ve probably only used them to adjust your volume or screen brightness, but they actually do a lot more.… read the full article

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