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Deer poacher ordered to watch movie once a month in jail

“A poacher has been ordered to watch the Disney classic Bambi as part of his sentence for illegally killing hundreds of deer” writes Associated Press for theguardian.com. The investigation into the Berrys began in late 2015, when the conservation agency received an anonymous tip about deer poaching in Lawrence county.The Missouri department of conservation said information from the investigation led to 14 Missouri residents facing more than 230 charges in 11 counties. Source: theguardian.com Share This:

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The incredibly popular Fitbit Versa smartwatch is $51 off as a last-minute holiday deal

“You can see our complete gift guide coverage here, but one of the standout holiday tech deals running right now is on the Fitbit Versa smartwatch” writes Brandt Ranj for businessinsider.com. At its current sale price, the Fitbit Versa is a fantastic last-minute gift idea.Thanks to a recent FitbitOS software update, you can now view your sleep, weight, water, and food stats right on the smartwatch, and quick-log your weight and water intake.If you haven’t heard of it the Versa is this year’s breakout gadget, essentially combining Fitbit’s popular and…

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Miley Cyrus Says Liam Hemsworth Got “a Lot of Action” for Saving Their Animals from the Malibu Fires

“You can watch Miley talk about it all here, and FWIW her Liam sex comments are around the 2:30 mark:” writes Alanna Lauren Greco for cosmopolitan.com. And it seems like Miley couldn’t be happier that Liam got all of the animals out safe, because after sharing all of this she added, “He got a lot of action for saving the animals…Yeah, he got a lot of action. Source: cosmopolitan.com Share This:

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Could counterfeit goods fund terrorism if border control becomes lax?

“In a secret postal depot in Slough, Suvinder Kaur watches a steady trundle of parcels as they roll through an X-ray machine, and smiles with quiet satisfaction” writes Ashley Armstrong for telegraph.co.uk. Seizing them off the conveyor belt, she rips one open to reveal a shoddy imitation Louis Vuitton bag with a Cartier watch stuffed inside. “Now why would you send something like this in the post if they weren’t fake?” Kaur says, tossing them aside. A table nearby groans under the weight of a pile of fake Ray-Ban sunglasses,…

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Facebook looks for new income as display ads stagnate

“What’s new: Facebook has invested heavily in finding ways to increase display ad revenue on its other apps, primarily Instagram” reports axios.com. Yes, but: Facebook’s display business may have hit a ceiling, but the company still has the potential to be successful in launching new revenue streams.But the latest reports suggest Facebook is dabbling in a bunch of new revenue streams, including new types of advertising. Source: axios.com Share This:

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Delta forecasts higher profits, revenue in 2019. Here’s what’s ahead for investor day 

“Delta shares are up less than 1 percent since the start of the year” writes Leslie Josephs for cnbc.com. It expects revenue growth of 4 percent to 6 percent, in line with expectations, and a 3 percent rise in capacity.Delta Air Lines on Thursday said it expects its profits to grow in 2019 thanks to higher revenues and a decline in fuel prices that ate into the sector’s bottom line this year. Source: cnbc.com Share This:

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One in 10 American adults expected to have a smartwatch next year

“More American adults than ever are expected to sport a smartwatch on their wrist next year, and many of them will be older Baby Boomers, according to new projections released Thursday” writes Steven Musil for cnet.com. The percentage of US adults who use a smartwatch will cross the 10 percent milestone for the first time in 2019, predicts research firm eMarketer.About 28.7 million Americans 18 and older, or 11.1 percent of the adult US population, will use a smartwatch next year, eMarketer said.”Continuous improvements in design and functionality are key…

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