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News Iceland » Social: Travel: Hotel Rangá, Iceland

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/home/you/article-5284975/Travel-Hotel-Rang-Iceland.html
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

As the Instagrammers’ playground du jour, Iceland’s spectacular scenery and geographic oddities are illuminating social media feeds and glossy travel pages alike. Sparsely populated enough to make the island feel like a modern wilderness, the country ...

News Iceland » Social: Facebook Nation: Icelandic companies hold European record in Social Media use

News channel or source: http://icelandmag.visir.is/article/facebook-nation-icelandic-companies-hold-european-record-social-media-use
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Nearly 8 in 10 Icelandic businesses make use of social media, data from Statistics Iceland reveals. On average 47% of European businesses used social media, compared to 79% in Iceland. Malta comes in second place with 74%, followed by Norway (72% ...

News Iceland » Social: Could Iceland’s Equal Pay Law Work in the U.S.?

News channel or source: http://knowledge.wharton.upenn.edu/article/icelands-unique-effort-ending-gender-pay-gap/
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

The government worked with various social partners to achieve a policy that appealed ... We have this great guarantee, but why hasn’t the gap narrowed?’ That’s what [Iceland is] pushing forward on.” Madden said she’s not sure how the new policy ...

News Iceland » Social: Man Busted In Iceland Wearing Entire Wardrobe At Airport Tells His Story

News channel or source: https://grapevine.is/news/2018/01/18/man-busted-in-iceland-wearing-entire-wardrobe-at-airport-tells-his-story/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

The story of fashion designer Ryan Hawaii getting busted in Iceland for attempting to board a plane wearing his entire wardrobe, presumed at the time to be trying to avoid the baggage fee, has been widely shared across social media. It gained so much ...

News Iceland » Social: Hard Questions: What Effect Does Social Media Have on Democracy?

News channel or source: https://newsroom.fb.com/news/2018/01/effect-social-media-democracy/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Social media platforms are driving people not just to learn ... And they’re listening — and responding — to what they hear. In Iceland, for example, when someone moves to a new neighborhood, the first thing they often do is join their community ...

News Iceland » Social: How One Woman Brought Haiti’s Coffee Culture All The Way To Iceland

News channel or source: http://uproxx.com/life/cafe-haiti-iceland/
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

She’s started in the unlikeliest of places — Reykjavik, Iceland. Cafe Haiti I first heard of Cafe Haiti on social media. The shop is famous among Haitian vagabonds visiting Reykjavik, because finding another Haitian person in Iceland is quite rare.

News Iceland » Social: A World of Excitement About Iceland’s Equal Pay Law

News channel or source: https://goodmenproject.com/featured-content/a-world-of-excitement-about-icelands-equal-pay-law-wcz/
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

30dB is a free opinion search engine based on our ongoing analysis of social media and news. Think Google but for opinion on just about anything you’re interested in. We also produce stories like the one you’re reading covering the Internet’s ...

News Iceland » Social: Will Iceland’s New Law Close the Gender Pay Gap?

News channel or source: https://www.payscale.com/career-news/2018/01/iceland-legislates-equal-pay
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Iceland’s pay gap currently stands at 19 percent ... In this day and age, word is likely to travel quickly on social media, especially in a country that has demonstrated that they value gender pay equity. In the U.S., women earn 76 cents for every ...

News Iceland » Social: Scientists reverse-engineer genome of man who died in 1827

News channel or source: http://www.panarmenian.net/eng/news/250903/Scientists_reverseengineer_genome_of_man_who_died_in_1827
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

With Iceland having a mostly self-contained population until fairly ... Turkey jails two activists of Armenian origin over social media posts The provincial capital of Syria’s Deir ez-Zor province was declared entirely liberated following months-long ...

News Iceland » Social: Life satisfaction of homosexual and bisexual men is highest in Denmark, Iceland, and Luxembourg

News channel or source: https://idw-online.de/de/news687784
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

social tolerance, and life satisfaction. They found that gay and bisexual men in Denmark are most satisfied with their lives, immediately followed by Iceland and Luxembourg in joint second place. Among the 44 countries studies, the Czech Republic ...