Hurricane Dorian is gaining strength, and heading toward Florida

After skirting by Puerto Rico on Wednesday, Hurricane Dorian is gaining intensity, and has its sights set on Florida. The storm currently is sustaining 85 mph winds, but the National Hurricane Center forecasts it will become a major hurricane (a.k.a. a Category 3 or higher, with winds in excess of 111 miles per hour), by Friday “and remain an extremely dangerous hurricane through the weekend.”

Tropical storm-force winds might reach Florida by Saturday. It may even grow to a Category 4 storm (with winds in excess of 131 mph) before making landfall early next week.

Much of the impacts on …

Use of iptv system is increasing

Would you like to look at the menu on a tv in your hotel room and order room service with a touch of a button? Or get information about what evening events on your cruise? Or would you like to get a personalised offer of hotel services? That is one of the things that iptv system can do. You are not just a number in a hotel, on a cruise, in a hospital, while you are studying, in a conference room. With the help of iptv system, you become you again and things you are interested in are just a …

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Facebook updates its rules on political advertising ahead of 2020; Boris Johnson moves to suspend the UK Parliament before the Brexit deadline.

Facebook tightens its regulations on false advertising

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  • Facebook updated its political advertising rules in the US on Wednesday in an effort to reduce online election disinformation before the 2020 campaigns ramp up. [NYT / Davey Alba]