Thursday , January 27 2022

Why intellectuals are afraid to break off culture

There used to be something like public intellectuals. A class of thinkers – mostly writers with prestigious degrees and academics with a knack for writing – set the tone for the discourse. They told other people what to think, or rather, they told the unwashed masses what was going through …

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Botkeeper raises $ 25 million to automate accounting tasks

Botkeeper, a startup that develops automated data entry, classification and reporting solutions for accounting, announced today that it has raised a round of $ 25 million. CEO and co-founder Enrico Palmerino said the funding would allow botkeepers to double engineering and product development for their corporate customers. Studies show that …

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The future of the Cinerama and Living Computers Museum in Seattle is in doubt as Paul Allen's Vulcan closes the arts and production divisions

Cinerama in the Belltown neighborhood of Seattle. (GeekWire Photo / Kurt Schlosser) Cultural institutions in the Seattle area founded by the late Paul Allen, including the Cinerama Cinema and Living Computers Museum + Labsface the possibility of permanent closure after Vulcan Inc. announced on Wednesday that Vulcan Arts + Entertainment …

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