Marcus Smart

20 Mar 19
Beeks Downunder-Because not all financial news is boring!

ASX 200 drops 20 points to 6165. US Futures fall 21. Iron ore futures hit hard in Asia, down 4.5%, as Vale restarts one mine and gets permission to ship from a port. FMG down 6.74%, BHP down1.04% and RIO down 2.8%. Banks were mixed with CBA falling 0.8%. Big down day for SM1 down […]

20 Mar 19
Archy Worldys

Philippe Escande Economic Editorialist at the "World" The purchase of Worldpay by the US FIS for a record $ 35 billion is a new illustration of the excitement surrounding the fintech sector, says Philippe Escande, economic editorialist at "World". Posted yesterday at 11h11, updated yesterday at 11h25 Time to Reading 3 min. Subscribers article Stand […]

20 Mar 19
Actify Press

[tweet_dis2]How To Write A Political Puff Piece from @curaffairs #tbt[/tweet_dis2] [responsivevoice_button voice=”UK English Female” buttontext=”Listen to Post”] To coincide with Beto O’Rourke’s presidential announcement, Vanity Fair released a long personal profile of him as a cover story. It is accompanied by a series of warm and flattering pictures of O’Rourke from celebrity photographer Annie Leibovitz. […]

19 Mar 19
Ottawa Sun

VANCOUVER — Marc Crawford wasn’t tipping his hand on whether he’ll stick with the hot hand against the Vancouver Canucks. That means we’ll have to wait until the morning skate Wednesday at Rogers Arena to find out whether Anders Nilsson will make his third straight appearance or Craig Anderson will start the first of two […]

19 Mar 19
Archy Worldys

KING PIN LANES Franklin Hotel League Paul Louis Jr. and Clifford L. West III, 300 and 781. Jenn Crisan, 713; Thomas M. Ressler, 709; Robert Rieck II, 696; Paul Louis Jr., 693; Edward Krutz, 685; Jeff Gifford, 684; Jason Burning, 682; Gina Kierpiec, 673; Tyler Torrey, 669; Paul Louis III, 668; Shawn Jaynes, 666; Stephen […]

19 Mar 19
MARCUS'S BLOG

Artificial intelligence is really good at doing repetitive tasks and anything that doesn’t require emotions. On the other hand, humans are emotional beings and are good at creating new things and doing emotional work. You can still use a machine to create music on its own that is going to sound good to us. But […]

19 Mar 19
The X Report

Raven X December 17, 2018                                                             2018 NFL Re-Draft   Cleveland Browns Original Pick: QB Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma New Pick: QB Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma             After nearly two decades of searching, the Cleveland Browns have finally escaped their ‘Quarterback Purgatory’ and have found their signal caller for the future. Baker Mayfield’s historic rookie […]

19 Mar 19
NESN.com

[nesn_embed service=dailymotion src=”https://www.dailymotion.com/embed/video/x74g9gp” width=”480″ height=”270″] The Utah Jazz have taken a page from the Boston Red Sox’s playbook. Jazz president Steve Starks sought advice from Red Sox officials last week on how the team should handle Russell Westbrook’s altercation with a fan, according to The Athletic’s Tony Jones. Westbrook threatened a Jazz fan March 11 […]

19 Mar 19
BiblioMarket

Matt Giles | Longreads | March 2019 | 28 minutes (6,730 words) Dry heaves racked Dan Stoddard’s body as he bent his 6-foot-8, 325-plus-pound frame awkwardly over a toilet, shaking as he vomited up the Gatorade and other fluids he had consumed in an attempt to stave off dehydration. The 39-year-old hadn’t slept well in days, […]

19 Mar 19
News Bakerrs

Matt Giles | Longreads | March 2019 | 28 minutes (6,730 words) Dry heaves racked Dan Stoddard’s body as he bent his 6-foot-8, 325-plus-pound frame awkwardly over a toilet, shaking as he vomited up the Gatorade and other fluids he had consumed in an attempt to stave off dehydration. The 39-year-old hadn’t slept well in days, […]

19 Mar 19
Longreads

Dan Stoddard believes there is room in the NBA for a 42-year-old rookie.

19 Mar 19
Commercial Observer

On Friday, The Shops and Restaurants at Hudson Yards, opened to the public. The seven-storied retail mecca—lined with luxury brands, emerging retail concepts, three floors of Neiman Marcus, and restaurants helmed by world-famous chefs—sits in the center of a shiny new megatropolis on Manhattan’s far west side. The Shops were always an integral part of […]

19 Mar 19
Celtics Wire

Boston Celtics shooting guard Marcus Smart has made necessary and noticeable improvements to his game this season.