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  • 1 day ago
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    Missing: One Black Hole With 10 Billion Solar Masses

    One of the biggest galaxies in the universe seems to lack its dark centerpiece.

  • 1 day ago
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    Apple Watch credited with helping police locate kidnapped Texas woman

    Police in Selma, Texas are crediting the Apple Watch with helping them locate a kidnapped woman. As reported by Fox San Antonio, the kidnapped woman used her Apple Watch to call for help, and police were able to use a cellular ping to track her.

  • 8 days ago
    Review gottlieb

    Sondors’ New Electric Motorcycle Is a $5,000 Urban Commuter With 80 Miles of Range

    It weighs just 200 pounds and features a swappable battery.

  • 12 days ago
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    House GOP leader tells members to quit spreading lies on riot, antifa

    House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) told members of his GOP conference on a call Monday that the riot at the Capitol was not caused by antifa, urging lawmakers not to further spread misinformation about the pro-Trump mob that stormed the House and Senate last week.

  • 2 weeks ago
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    NASA's new space telescope set to unravel secrets of the Big Bang

    The Big Bang theory is a cosmological model describing how our current, observable universe came to be. But there is still much to learn about the concept, particularly when it comes to what occurred in those early microseconds after the big bang itself. What happened in that split second when our universe appeared? NASA wants to find out. To do so, the space agency has designed a space telescope that will be able to probe the universe for evidence of those earliest moments.

  • 2 weeks ago
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    Trump administration pollution rule strikes final blow against environment

    The Environmental Protection Agency has completed one of its last major rollbacks under the Trump administration, changing how it considers evidence of harm from pollutants in a way that opponents say could cripple future public-health regulation.

  • 2 weeks ago
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    Hundreds of Google and Alphabet employees unionize

    Google employees take another step in their activism, Venmo adds a check-cashing feature and Slack has some issues. This is your Daily Crunch for January 4, 2021. More than 200 employees at Google and its parent company Alphabet have announced that they have formed the Alphabet Workers Union.

  • 3 weeks ago
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    Bell stolen by Nazis to be returned to Poland

    A church bell that dates back to 1555 will be returned to its home in Poland, 77 years after it was plundered by the Nazis in World War Two. Parishioners at Slawiecice in southern Poland began searching for the church's old bell two years ago. They were in luck because, as the Münster diocese in Germany explained, the Nazis melted down some 80,000 bells to make weapons or ammunition.

  • 3 weeks ago
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    Twitter Did Not Love 'Wonder Woman 1984'

    After a long wait, Wonder Woman 1984 hit HBO Max and theaters on Christmas Day. It's the first Warner Bros. film to be released on a streaming site at the same time as its theater release date with no extra cost to viewers. That's exciting news, but after watching the film yesterday, some fans are not too enthusiastic.

  • 1 month ago
    Current Event gottlieb

    Silent Hill and Gravity Rush Creator's New Project Will Be a Horror Action-Adventure Game, Aiming for 2023

    Silent Hill and Gravity Rush creator Keiichiro Toyama has shared some details of the upcoming debut game from his new studio, which will be a horror-themed action-adventure, aiming for a 2023 release, that will appeal to Toyama's fans. Toyama's Bokeh Game Studio was founded on August 13 and announced publicly in December. Speaking with IGN Japan, the acclaimed developer explained that he is working on “an action-adventure game that will appeal to fans of my previous work”.

  • 1 month ago
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    Russian agent 'tricked into detailing Navalny assassination bid'

    Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny duped a Russian FSB state agent into revealing details of an attack on him with the nerve agent Novichok, the investigative group Bellingcat reports. Mr Navalny reportedly impersonated a security official to call the agent. The agent, Konstantin Kudryavtsev, told him the Novichok had been placed in a pair of Mr Navalny's underpants.

  • 1 month ago
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    Just How Blind Are Blind Trusts, Anyway?

    As Mitt Romney has faced questions about his investments and tax returns, the likely Republican presidential nominee has responded with two words of explanation: blind trust. Romney keeps most of his wealth in a blind trust designed to prevent him from knowing exactly where his money is and what it's doing. It's a long tradition for presidents and candidates, though anyone can set one up if he wants to.

  • 1 month ago
    Current Event gottlieb

    AI to Detect & Prevent Financial Fraud

    The banking industry is undergoing a transition from traditional paper-based system to digital payments. The problem with this new system is that it's not foolproof and can be hacked easily. Banks are constantly looking for ways to prevent fraud and detect fraudulent activity on their systems. This is where artificial intelligence comes into play.

  • 1 month ago
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    Netflix to Feature Star Trek’s Discovery And Picard

    We have just discovered that CBS is working in the United States to carry its new Star Trek shows to Netflix. The business currently has four new Trek series that air on its CBS All-Access streaming network: Star Trek: Discovery, Star Trek: Picard, Star Trek: Lower Decks and Short Treks. All four have struggled to attract an audience, and while some can blame the content of the shows, my CBS sources tell me they agree that the big issue is getting the word out about CBS All-Access.

  • 1 month ago
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    Winklevoss Twins confident that Bitcoin’s market cap will surpass Gold’s

    In recent times, there is no shortage of Bitcoin proponents as the world’s number cryptocurrency is in the limelight once again as it eyes fresh highs above $20,000. However, one of the earliest, when it comes to advocating the flagship cryptocurrency, is the Winklevoss twins, who have once again praised bitcoin, predicting that its market cap will flip Gold’s.

  • 1 month ago
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    Netflix’s StreamFest Increased Its Global App Downloads By 200%

    Netflix’s global app downloads grew by 200% week-over-week after hosting StreamFest in India, according to Sensor Tower. The online streaming giant hosted StreamFest in India last weekend offering a free trial of its platform for Indian users. During the weekend, its mobile app’s global downloads reached nearly 3.6 million with a 200% increase compared to the previous weekend.