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Titans of Media: Google vs. Facebook for Nonprofits

By Chris Earp, Senior SEM & SEO Manager at Beaconfire Red “Which media titan should be favored more heavily in your marketing mix?” Digital marketing is a core strategy element for most nonprofits. Reaching users where they’re most [...]

LA Mayor Eric Garcetti Speaks on Global Engagement

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will deliver the second annual State of the Global City address on March 21, 2018, at a special event hosted by the Pacific Council on International Policy in downtown Los Angeles. The discussion with the [...]

For March Madness Partygoers, New PSAs Highlight “Warning Signs” to Prevent Buzzed Driving

As Americans gather at bars and in living rooms to watch the hugely popular college basketball tournament– often with a drink in hand– the Ad Council is launching a new series of public service advertisements (PSAs) [...]

Free Pizza If A #16 Beats A #1 in NCAA Men’s Hoops Tourney

Little Caesars is offering basketball fans a chance to score with a free lunch at participating Little Caesars stores. If any #16-seeded team beats a #1-seeded team in a crazy, unexpected victory in the games played [...]

Top 10 Technology Trends for 2018: IEEE Computer Society Predicts the Future of Tech

Tech experts at the IEEE Computer Society (IEEE-CS) annually predict the “Future of Tech” and have revealed what they believe will be the biggest trends in technology for 2018. The forecast by the world’s premier organization of computing [...]

Google’s AI program: Building better algorithms for detecting eye disease

The ability of artificial intelligence (AI) to help screen patients for a common diabetic eye disease gains momentum with a new study published online today in Ophthalmology, the journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Lily Peng, M.D., [...]

Artificial sweetener Splenda could intensify symptoms in those with Crohn’s disease

In a study that has implications for humans with inflammatory diseases, researchers from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and colleagues have found that, given over a six-week period, the artificial sweetener sucralose, known by [...]

Researcher: New Forensic Analysis Indicates Bones Were Amelia Earhart’s

Bone measurement analysis indicates that the remains found on a remote island in the South Pacific were likely those of legendary American pilot Amelia Earhart, according to a UT researcher. Richard Jantz, professor emeritus of anthropology [...]

Wildlife Conservation in North America May Not Be Science-Based After All

A study led by recent SFU PhD alumnus Kyle Artelle has unveiled new findings that challenge the widespread assumption that wildlife management in North America is science-based. He conducted the study with SFU researchers John Reynolds [...]

Neurobiology: Use it or lose it

An Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich study reveals that sound-evoked activity of neurons in the auditory system of the mouse increases the thickness of their myelin sheaths – and enhances the speed of signal transmission – both [...]