AM Best to Host Webinar on How Auto Insurers Can Tap Diverse Vehicle Data

AM Best will host a complimentary webinar, sponsored by LexisNexis Risk Solutions, on Monday, Nov. 9, 2020, at 2 p.m. (EST). A panel of technology and insurance industry experts will explore how vehicle history information is changing policies and pricing, and the latest solutions that are providing VIN level insights into ADAS features that are equipped on today’s vehicles.

Register now: www.ambest.com/webinars/vehicle.

Panelists include:

  • Liz Rozier, director, auto vertical, LexisNexis Risk Solutions; and

  • John Kanet, director auto vertical, LexisNexis Risk Solutions.

Attendees can submit questions during registration or by emailing webinars@ambest.com. The event will be streamed in video and audio formats, and playback will be available to registered viewers shortly after the event.

AM Best is a global credit rating agency, news publisher and data analytics provider specializing in the insurance industry. Headquartered in the United States, the company does business in over 100 countries with regional offices in New

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Sandra Lee to Host During Lifetime’s Holiday Programming (EXCLUSIVE)

Sandra Lee is getting into the Christmas spirit.

The Emmy-winning lifestyle expert has signed a deal to host broadcast and digital segments for Lifetime during the network’s holiday programming, titled “It’s a Wonderful Lifetime.”

The pieces will cover a range of holiday subjects, including decorating, baking and gift giving.

“For decades, Sandra has helped time-starved homemakers everywhere make delicious meals, give thoughtful gifts, and create beautiful homes,” Lifetime and LMN’s EVP and head of programming Amy Winter said in statement. “As the authority on all things home and lifestyle, Sandra is the foremost trusted go-to source for simple, doable ideas with beautiful, attainable results. She’s the perfect addition to the Lifetime family and will provide incredible ideas with easy tips ensuring it’s a wonderful Lifetime for all our viewers this year.”

Lee’s segments will launch the week of Thanksgiving.

“I’ve been a lifelong fan of the Lifetime network and watch

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8kun, QAnon’s Favorite Website, Lost Its Host but Found a New Russian One

QAnon—an unhinged conspiracy theory falsely accusing President Donald Trump’s foes of Satanic pedophilia and cannibalism—has become so enmeshed in the GOP that at least one Q-loving Republican is expected to win a congressional seat this year.

But in more level-headed industries, the theory is so toxic that few U.S. companies want anything to do with it. That includes an Oregon-based web services company that severed ties with the main QAnon-associated website on Sunday night, temporarily taking the site offline.

8kun, a seedy forum previously known as 8chan, is the current ground zero for QAnon. The site is home to Q, a person or group of people who claim to be a high-level government insider dropping hints about an impending pro-Trump revolution. (The site is also home to white supremacists, including some who have used it to publicize mass-shootings.) The site’s reputation made it anathema to web services companies, with internet

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Computer science degree unlocks host of technical careers

A computer science degree translates to many exciting technical careers, and each year new career options open up because of groundbreaking technical breakthroughs.

This is reflected in the abundance of computer science degrees offered at local colleges and universities.

Employment of computer and information research scientists is projected to grow 15% by 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations, reports the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

The computer science degree opens the door to many high-paying careers, and these grads earn some of the highest starting salaries of any major.


Interdisciplinary studies

“The biggest change is how interdisciplinary it has become,” said Luay Nakhleh, J.S. Abercrombie professor of computer science and chair of the Department of Computer Science at Rice University.

“A computer science degree is now very relevant beyond the traditional computer science job market (which is the hi-tech industry). Big data, in particular, has transformed many

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How To Handle A Website Migration From One Web Host To Another

A website migration is the process of moving the files of a website from one web hosting company to another. A migration can happen for many reasons:

1. You have expanded your website and need more web space;

2. You need more features (i.e. a database, shopping cart or multimedia file hosting);

3. You found a better deal on web site hosting;

4. Or a relative/friend/colleague has server space and has offered to host your website for little or nothing.

Regardless of the situation, doing a website migration is inevitable. It is like moving from one home to another. In this article, I am going to give you several tips to make the big move as smooth as possible.

Tip 1: Schedule the Migration.

Its best to schedule the migration when there are not as many web users visiting your website. Check your website traffic (or get your online marketing … Read More