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By James F. Broderick and Darren W. Miller

The well-known slogan of 1 significant television information community, extra humans get their information ... than from the other resource, now applies to the web. yet the place are you able to locate the inside track you wish, how are you going to gauge its veracity, and the way can a person sustain? The solutions are during this designated e-book via a professor of journalism and a operating reporter. Jim Broderick and Darren Miller have written an A to Z consultant to the simplest and worst information and data websites, that includes a hundred in-depth, severe stories and a 4-star score process. You ll become aware of dozens of trustworthy websites that meet your wishes, research what to anticipate sooner than you go online, and achieve a reporter s hardnosed point of view at the causes and bias at the back of every one source. The aiding website is a digital portal to the area of on-line information.

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Com Overview Most people who actually know what “ticker tape” is have probably only encountered it at a parade for some military hero or sports rally, where tons of the stuff is shredded and rained down upon the celebrants. But once upon a time, ticker tape served a valuable function. It was the quickest and most efficient way to convey financial data to the business community. Rivers of thin strips of paper sputtered out the latest market gyrations. For much of the 20th century, brokers and investment bankers had to squint at this financial spaghetti to learn what was happening on Wall Street.

Across the top of the page run a half-dozen icons that take you further into Bloomberg’s exhaustive world of financial news. ” The bottom half of the home page is comprised of a grab bag of market data, such as foreign currencies or prices in the oil market, teases of recently posted opinion columns or analysis, and “editor’s picks,” a potpourri of items such as dispatches from the auto show or ads for the latest tech upgrades. The site has a ton of information but is clean, clear, and easily navigated.

And while those wise-cracking comics still joke about seniors’ befuddlement with new technology—especially the Internet—the AARP has countered those barbs by setting up a Web site that is easy to use, wildly comprehensive, well written, and engaging, even for those who have no plans to retire. Given that the group’s membership is expected to balloon from an already impressive 35 million members to an almost incomprehensible 70 million as baby boomers cash in their pensions for RVs, the AARP is well positioned to remain a potent and necessary advocate for our country’s sunsetters.

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