Landlords are no stranger to the 'retail apocalypse' and could try to keep out Amazon if other business get antsy it could steal their business.
Target recently required its landlords to prohibit package pickup centers in its stores
Amazon's takeover of Whole Foods stunned many brick-and-mortar retailers, which feared that merging Amazon's e-commerce ecosystem with hundreds of physical stores could render traditional supermarkets and superstores obsolete.
Amazon already slashed prices at Whole Foods, started selling Echo speakers instores, and plans to add pickup lockers to some locations and Whole Foods products to Prime Now, its two-hour delivery program.
The Trump administration signaled Tuesday that it would allow states to impose work requirements on some adult Medicaid enrollees, a long-sought goal for conservatives that is strongly opposed by Democrats and advocates for the poor.
Such a decision would be a major departure from federal policy. President Barack Obamas administration ruled repeatedly that work requirements were inconsistent with Medicaids mission of providing medical assistance to low-income people.
Todays election day and in addition to voting, NCDD Sponsor the Jefferson Center recently shared this piecewritten by Annie Pottorff to encourage people to further stretch their civic muscles and get involved with deliberative democracy. We recommend you check out this list theyve compiled [complete with entertaining GIFs!] and find the ways that work for you to tap deeper into deliberative democracy. You can read the post below or find the original version on the Jefferson Centers blog here.
When it comes to virtual reality, were in a classic tech-industry moment: lots of chatter but seemingly little movement. We hear future-focused cheerleading from all corners about VRs incredible potential, yet the 6.3 million headsetsshipped last yearis hardly cause for a ticker-tape parade.
Brad Harris, best known for his work in sword-and-sandal movies, died Tuesday. He was 84.
The actor and stuntman worked in Europe for majority of his career, appearing in over 50 spy films and spaghetti Westerns in the 1960s, including The Fury of Hercules, Pirates of the Mississippi, Black Eagle of Santa Fe, Kiss, Kiss, Kill, Kill, Spy Today, Die Tomorrow, Death Trip, The Mad Butcher and Supermen.
Impress your guests with these Skirt Steak Appetizers served over a fresh Bell Pepper Relish!
As humans, our most important and complex concepts exist purely because we say they do. Virtue, morality, tradition, and honor are purely constructs of our over-evolved minds, as if plucked from the ether of the cosmos and applied as invisible barriers within our minds to order and shape our societies.
Elegance, too, fits that description.
The final six Challenge competitors have crossed the finish line and the race is complete. But which man and woman are the big winners, thus earning $450,000 each? Thanks to TJ Lavin, we have no idea. On tonights big finale, Jordan, Derrick and CT continued to battle through Argentinian ruins (and among a pack of.
This luxury safari in Africa is what travel dreams are made of
Serengeti National Park is the most popular park in Tanzania. It's home to Africa's big five elephants, rhinos, buffalo, leopards and lions and a place where travelers' bucket-list dreams are fulfilled..
IO Interactive is launching the GOTY Edition of its 2016 Hitman action adventure today, and the independent studio is using this as an opportunity to update fans on the state of franchise. IO left Square Enix this past summer after the publisher announced plans to sell the studio. Now out on its own, IO wants fans to know that more Hitman is on the way.
Amazon Web Services has announced the availability of five new encryption and security features for the Amazon S3 cloud storage service.
Default object encryption;
Cross-Region Replication Access Control List Overwrite;
Cross-Region Replication with AWS Key Management Service; and
A detailed inventory report that can be encrypted, and that includes the encryption status of each object.
The Default Encryption option makes it possible to mandate that all objects in a bucket must be stored in encrypted form by installing a bucket encryption configuration.
The first sentence of this article about Twitter was written in 140 characters, so we can show what has long been the top length of a tweet.
But Twitter is making a change to the form of a tweet. On Tuesday, the company said nearly all of its 330 million users would now be able to tweet with 280 characters, the exact total in this paragraph.
Remember all the times you snickered when some TV character zoomed in on a photo and said Enhance! turning a blurred mess into a highly detailed, razor-sharp image? Now theres a systeman artificial intelligence-powered image-scaling program called EnhanceNetthat will make that film trope impossible to laugh at, because its now a technological reality.
Just look at the images above. Theyre not fake.
Depending on who you ask, the Marvel Cinematic Universes Asgardians are either actual gods who periodically descend from the heavens, or merely a race of super long-lived, technologically-advanced aliens. Either way, Thor: Ragnarok has a fair amount of proper magic thanks to a brief Doctor Strange cameo.
If youve seen all the Ragnarok trailers, then you know by now that the Odinson crosses paths with Doctor Strange during the film, and the two men discuss how Strange has sensed an important shift in the trajectory of Thors future.
A former diplomat-turned-teacher says her training in 'crisis response' comes in handy in the classroom
This weekend, teachers across the country will be preparing to return to school after the October half term.
For many of them, stepping back into the classroom will be second nature by now.
But spare a thought for 46 very green trainees who will be doing it for the first time no doubt with some trepidation.
New research bolsters the belief that spending time outdoors can contribute to happiness.
In fact, if people simply take time to notice the nature around them, it will increase their general happiness and well-being, said Holli-Anne Passmore, a Ph.D.