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All over the internet, women are starting to organize to win the next election. Here's how you can be involved

For those who voted for Hillary Clinton and vehemently opposed Donald Trump, the raw emotions of Tuesday's surprising defeat are starting to wear off.

Now some Clinton supporters, particularly women, are getting restless and asking themselves: What can we do now? 

The answer for many: Let's organize to win the next election — and get more women involved in politics.

Men in my life are apologizing and saying it will be ok.Women in my life are donating, volunteering, researching running for office.

— Alice Goldfuss (@alicegoldfuss) November 10, 2016

 For instance, a friend of mine posted to her Facebook page: 


Here's what could happen if California had a 'Calexit' and left the US

"Calexit," a campaign in California for the state to become an independent nation, has gone viral after Donald Trump won the race to the White House.

The Yes California Independence Campaign aims to put a referendum on a 2018 ballot that, if passed, would bring California one step closer to legally seceding from the union.

Far-fetched as it may sound, the campaign exploded from a fringe political group to a nationwide social media trend in a matter of hours as Californians came to terms with a Trump presidency.

The movement has at least one impressive backer in Shervin Pishevar, an early backer of Uber and a well-known angel investor who offered to bankroll the campaign on Twitter.

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If you read it closely, Trump's new website practically promises to devastate the climate

President-elect Donald Trump has a brand-new website with a .gov address. It features images of grassland and wide-open skies, and — if you read between the lines — the solemn promise to devastate planet Earth.

If you visit greatagain.gov, click "Making America Great Again" and then "Making American Secure Again" and you'll find a link to a page on Energy Independence.

Here's what it says:


Tesla just made a strong case for why it should be allowed to keep Autopilot name in Germany (TSLA)

Tesla is defending its use of the Autopilot name in Germany with the results of a new survey, despite receiving criticism from Germany's transport agency.

Tesla wrote in a blog post that it issued a third-party survey to Tesla owners in Germany about their understanding of Autopilot in response to criticism from Kraftfahrt-Bundesamt, Germany's federal transport agency. The survey asked 675 Tesla owners about their use of Autopilot and whether they were aware they had to keep their hands on the wheel while it is in use.

As highlighted in the survey and the blog post, 98% of survey respondents said they are aware they have to maintain control of the Tesla when Autopilot is activated. 

The survey was issued in response to an internal report by the German transport agency


Tech stocks got clobbered today (AAPL, GOOG, AMZN, FB)

Nearly every major tech stock was down on Thursday, one day after Donald Trump was officially elected president.

Apple, Google, Microsoft, and Amazon were all in the red, despite the broader market being up.

While the Dow Jones industrial average ended up more than 200 points (1.17%) on Thursday, the tech-heavy Nasdaq ended down more than 70 points (-1.62%).

Brian Wieser, an analyst for Pivotal Research, said tech stocks are getting hit because people are concerned inflation might be higher under Trump.

"Interest rates are spiking, presumably because of concerns of higher inflation under the new administration," Wieser told Business Insider in an email. "As a result, anyone whose value is more dependent on future cash flow is worse off. I think that's why we are seeing a fall-off in technology/software-focused companies vs. the other media companies I cover, where moves haven't been very significant."


This is what it's like to buy Snapchat's new Spectacles glasses

Snapchat knows how to make a splash, and it proved it on Thursday with the debut of its camera-equipped Spectacles sunglasses.

A smiling, yellow vending machine with balloons strapped to the top appeared unexpectedly in Venice Beach on Thursday morning, and crowds of people quickly queued up to buy the limited-edition $130 glasses. 

Snap Inc, the new corporate name that Snapchat recently adopted, paid lots of attention to the details for its first consumer electronics product. From the futuristic vending machine, which the company has already restocked with extra inventory, to the packaging of the glasses, the experience of buying Spectacles is clearly meant to be fun and different. 

Here's what it's like to pick up a pair of Spectacles in person:

Snap will be selling its Spectacles through special pop-up vending machines called "Snapbots", which look a lot like the yellow "minions". The company will be updating a map online a...

ESPN is crushing Disney (DIS)
Posted November 10, 2016 4:27 PM
ESPN is crushing Disney (DIS)

Disney reported third-quarter earnings that missed analysts' expectations as ad revenues from ESPN fell. 

The media and entertainment giant said Thursday that its adjusted earnings per share was $1.10, but analysts had expected $1.16 according to Bloomberg. Sales totaled $13.1 billion, short of the forecast for $13. 5 billion. 

ESPN advertising revenue fell because of fewer impressions and lower rates, Disney said in its earnings statement. Programming costs were also higher, escalated by the costs of Olympics programming, rights to air the World Cup of Hockey, and higher rates for college sports. 

And like other cable networks, ESPN is grappling with a consumer shift towards cheaper streaming services and away from cable and satellite bundles. The number of households with the sports network has declined since 2013.


You can use Snapchat to see what you'd look like wearing Spectacles

Snapchat's famous filters normally transform users into deer or put a ring of flowers around their head. 

Now, Snapchat is using them to do something else: let people try on its Spectacles. 

A new filter in the app lets people see what the three shades of glasses and the frames would look like on their face. 

But there's a secret: you have to unlock the filter by scanning a special Snapcode from the Spectacles website with your camera in Snapchat. 

It then opens a window asking if you want to download the special lens for the next 24 hours.

For now, the special Snapchat filter is the only way you can try on the glasses before you buy them. Even the Spectacles' vending machine, named the Snapbot, uses an AR filter to show what you look like in them before you buy.


Why critics are in love with 'Arrival,' the most acclaimed sci-fi movie of the year

"Arrival" is an emotionally charged sci-fi drama that critics instantly fell for when it began playing the award-bait film festivals — Venice, Telluride, and Toronto — in September. And that critic love has only continued.

With a current 96% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, things are looking good for "Arrival," which opens on Friday. If general audiences react to it as strongly as the critics have, this could be a strong last few months of the year for its studio, Paramount.

Amy Adams stars in the film as a linguist who is chosen by the military to assist in communicating with aliens who have just landed on earth. Based on the short story by Ted Chiang, the screenplay Eric Heisserer adapted and


Product Hunt founder: we'll start generating revenue in 2017

Product Hunt, a 3-year-old website that lets people share information about and volunteer to try the latest tech products, has a plan to start generating revenue next year.

The free site acts a like a Reddit for products. Founders and people interested in tech can post new products such as apps or podcasts and users can upvote, downvote, and chat about them. Each day, the Product Hunt leaderboard shows the  most-upvoted products. On Thursday, for example, Snapbots – Snapchat's vending machines that dispense its Spectacles wearable product — was voted to the top.