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  • Where Do 'Undocumented' Immigrants Live In The US?

    California and Texas are the states hosting the biggest populations of undocumented immigrants in the U.S., according to estimates by Pew Research Center. The two states were supporting undocumented populations of 2 million people and 1.6 million people in 2017 respectively. New York, Florida, Illinois and several more states along the Eastern seaboard also have a large population of undocumented people. 2017 was the first year in which Mexicans were not an absolute majority among undocumented...

    Zero Hedge
  • Should dating apps tell us how sexy we are?

    App algorithms rank results so dating opportunities end up being hoarded by the few. One app told me my score Marks out of 10: how attractive do you think you are? Perhaps you’d describe yourself as a six on a good hair day, or seven when you’ve caught the sun? Attractiveness, after all, is subjective, and can change from day to day. Besides, isn’t beauty in the eye of the beholder? But the truth is, if you have ever used an internet dating app, your desirability has been rated. It has to be....

    the Guardian
  • US closing Manila immigration office

    The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced it will permanently close its field office in Manila beginning July 5 as it stopped accepting new applications and petitions to immigrate to the US. by Pia Lee-Brago