Website launched to track critical race theory teaching in higher education

Andreas Milano

A newly-launched website features a free database with information on critical race theory (CRT) curricula and training in higher education – adding to the already-growing effort to track how the controversial ideology is permeating U.S. institutions.

William Jacobson, the Cornell law professor who founded the conservative-leaning site “Legal Insurrection,” created the database as a comprehensive resource to “empower” American parents and students as the ideology makes its way into classrooms across the country.

Jacobson told Fox News on Tuesday: “The website is a resource for parents and students who no longer can assume they will be left alone … the

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Maine unveils new COVID-19 vaccine information website

Andreas Milano

AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine public health authorities have unveiled a new website to help the public keep track of the state’s coronavirus vaccination effort.

The website includes a “vaccination dashboard” that reports the number of coronavirus vaccines delivered in the state. It stated Thursday that 128,704 total doses had been administered, including 97,033 first doses.

The website also includes resources about the state’s vaccination plans and information about when residents can expect to receive a coronavirus vaccine.

In other news related to the pandemic in Maine:

Latest numbers

The latest average positivity rate in Maine is 4.35%, according to calculations

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Impremedia Acquires Recipes Website Comedera

Andreas Milano

Press release content from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 3, 2021–

Impremedia, the leading Hispanic Content Company, announced its acquisition of food and recipes site Comedera. Comedera joins Impremedia’s award-winning family of news and lifestyle brands.

“We are excited to bring Comedera into the Impremedia family,” said Iván Adaime, Chief Executive Officer, Impremedia. “We know Hispanic consumers are increasingly looking online for cooking solutions to make their lives easier and better, and this acquisition provides us an ideal way to address this growing opportunity.”

“Latinos are

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Milwaukee launches website, phone number to sign up for COVID-19 vaccination appointment

Andreas Milano

Those eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine can schedule an appointment with the City of Milwaukee online or via phone starting Wednesday.

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Facebook’s New App Prompt Will Encourage Users to Accept App and Website Tracking

Andreas Milano

In its ongoing feud with Apple regarding App Tracking Transparency, Facebook has announced that it will encourage users to allow tracking with “additional context” on a dedicated screen, according to an updated blog post.

iOS 14’s App Tracking Transparency feature will require developers to receive a user’s consent to track their activity across apps and websites and access their device’s random advertising identifier. Users will be presented with a prompt with options to “Allow Tracking” or “Ask App not to Track” when opening apps, such as Facebook, that wish to track their activity.

If a user selects “Ask App

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Volunteers built a one-stop website to find open NYC vaccine appointments

Andreas Milano

The first two months of the COVID-19 vaccination campaign have been chaotic: local health departments and hospitals are struggling put the limited shots they have available in arms, and people eligible for those shots are often frustrated by buggy sign-up websites. Older adults, in particular, are having trouble with online tools.



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In New York City, one of the main pain points is that everything is fractured. Multiple different groups — including the city, the state, and various hospital groups — are distributing the vaccine across dozens of sites. That leaves New Yorkers

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