CIA sets challenge for wannabe internet sleuths



The picture baffled social media users.


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The picture baffled social media users.







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The CIA has set wannabe detectives a challenge, much to the excitement of social media users.

The intelligence agency posted a picture of a winter scene on Twitter on Tuesday and asked the internet to work out what time of day it was taken.

The picture showed a snowy street lined with cars, two school buses and a ski lodge, and participants were asked to “put their analysis skills to the test”.

Many amateur sleuths guessed the correct answer – 7am- by analysing the shadows of trees and the tracks in the snow.

One said: “Easy, look at the light poles turned on which means it’s 7am. Am I hired?”

Another agreed, saying it was clearly 7am. “The lights are on because

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The Pandemic Has Created an Army of Wannabe Digital Nomads



a piano in front of a laptop: New Report: The Pandemic Has Created an Army of Wannabe Digital Nomads


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New Report: The Pandemic Has Created an Army of Wannabe Digital Nomads

A new report finds tens of millions of us are daydreaming of becoming digital nomads.

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Thanks to a host of pandemic-related travel restrictions and infection fears, few of us are traveling very far at the moment. But while we might be sticking close to home physically, a recent report by MBO Partners found our daydreams are growing more adventurous.

A shocking number of Americans told the consultancy they’re planning on becoming digital nomads once the pandemic is over. Will they follow through on their plans, and what does this growing trend mean for entrepreneurs?

A growing army of “digital nomad wannabes”

Previous research by MBO has shown that digital nomads — defined for the purposes of the research as professionals

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