Local organization launches online book-donation platform

Madison Reading Project

A local nonprofit organization has launched an online book-donation platform that allows donors to buy a diverse range of books for underserved children in Madison.

The Madison Reading Project, an organization that provides children’s books and programming to underserved children, teamed up with Collaboration for Good, a communications group that supports other social welfare efforts, to create the online donation platform.

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Google Enters Deal With Carrefour to Sell Food Online in France

Alphabet Inc.’s Google entered a deal with Carrefour SA to sell groceries online in France in what the retailer said was the first time fresh food will be marketed through the Internet giant’s platforms.

By early 2019, French shoppers will be able to buy Carrefour’s products through Google platforms including Home, Assistant and the Google shopping destination in France, the retailer said in a statement. Carrefour didn’t comment on the financial structure of the deal.

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How to Stay Cyber Secure When You Travel This Summer

Many people are planning to take vacations this summer, and while getting away is fun, having your identity stolen while you lay on a beach in Bora Bora blissfully unaware is decidedly less so. Careful prep before and during your vacation can help keep your holiday a fun one.

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