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My 5 Questions: Do you feel that you are making a difference regarding the political and economic landscape of the world? Do you think Last Week Tonight accurately portrays your personal opinions towards the issues discussed? Most people know you
Todd Holmdahl / Conversations:Microsoft details HoloLens: spatial sound, inertial measurement unit with accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer, and Holographic Processing Unit — BUILD 2015: A closer look at the Microsoft HoloLens hardware
Scott Flynn / Unity Technologies Blog:Unity announces full support for Microsoft HoloLens — Announcing Support for Microsoft HoloLens — Holograms for all! Weve expanded our strategic collaboration with Microsoft to include full support for Microsoft
Ben Thompson / stratechery:A long-winded case for replacing Dick Costolo — Twitter Needs New Leadership — Yesterday Twitter released very disappointing quarterly results, with misses on both user and revenue growth. From the Wall Street
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GARLAND, Texas (AP) — Two armed men who opened fire on a security officer outside of a provocative contest for cartoon depictions of the Prophet Muhammad have been killed, authorities in the Dallas suburb of Garland said Sunday night.The City
The ACLU in California today released a free smart-phone app that allows people to send cellphone videos of police encounters to the ACLU, automatically—and the ACLU will preserve the video footage, even if the cops seize the phone and delete
“These six pledges are now carved in stone,” Miliband said in Hastings, on England’s South Coast, standing in front of the limestone monolith, which the party said would be installed in the back garden of 10 Downing Street if he
Rep. Matt Schaefer (R-Tyler) put forward an amendment that would make it illegal to terminate a pregnancy after 20 weeks, even if a fetus “has a severe and irreversible abnormality,” effectively forcing families with wanted, but unsustainable pregnancies to carry
A man who landed a small drone carrying slightly radioactive sand from Fukushima Prefecture in an attached plastic container onto the roof of the Japanese Prime Minister Shinso Abes office in Tokyo has turned himself in to authorities.Yasuo Yamamoto, 40,
That the bout came a few years-and two Manny Pacquiao losses-too late did not prevent it from earning a Fight of the Century label in marketing copy. The suboptimal timing, in all likelihood, will not prevent it from setting a
Mayweather used his reach and his jab Saturday night to frustrate Manny Pacquiao, piling up enough points to win a unanimous decision in their welterweight title bout. Mayweather remained unbeaten in 48 fights with a win that cemented his legacy
One of four ducks captured for treatment after the April 11 bunker fuel spill from a freighter in English Bay. Three of the birds, two buffleheads and an American wigeon, were released in good condition.
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Pennsylvania State Police, Gettysburg, said the crash occurred as a vehicle was traveling north on Old Carlisle Road at Rentzel Road when it exited the right side of the road for unknown reasons. The driver of the vehicle made corrective
The federal government officially recommends salt intake drastically lower than what most Americans consume - 2,300 milligrams a day compared with 3,500. Yet a vocal body of scientific critics say not only are such drastic reductions unneeded for those without
Police believe a woman found shot to death early Friday morning was killed in a domestic-related murder-suicide in the citys Chatham neighborhood. About 12:45 a.m. Friday, officers responded to a residence in the 8000 block of South Princeton Avenue and
That was the text Mila Dago sent to her ex-boyfriend just moments before a fatal crash that claimed the life of her passenger. The alleged drunk driving accident that killed 22-year-old Irinia Reinoso occurred back in August 2013, but new
A 33-year-old man who was forced to stay away from his 32-year-old wife for the last six years was recently granted divorce by the family court. The court, however, said the mans plea to hand him the custody of his
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Baltimores top prosecutor announced criminal charges Friday against all six officers suspended after a man suffered a fatal spinal injury in police custody, saying no one is above the law. States Attorney Marilyn Mosby declared that Freddie Grays death was
Health insurance companies are illegally charging for birth control, according to studies conducted by the National Womens Law Center. Jezebel reports further on the matter:The issue isnt just birth control: the report found that health insurers are also illegally excluding
Every April for the past several years, Fantasy Cafe has published a series of guest posts for Women in Science Fiction & Fantasy Month. This year, the article that generated the most discussion was I am ... ?: Representation of
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“Parts & Recreation” by Jeff Greenwald“What makes people devote hours to the frustrating task of gluing together pieces so small you have to pick them up with tweezers? And does this obsessive hobby even matter anymore? To find out, a
After a years-long court battle with major record labels, Grooveshark, one of the earliest online music streaming services, announced its abrupt shut down with a brief statement on the sites homepage. The fast rise and inevitable fall of Grooveshark.
In four short weeks, the sure-thing election about nothing has turned into an election about everything; a historic campaign that could spell the end of the 44-year Progressive Conservative political dynasty, or see them snatch another stunning victory from the
UBC research shows that chemotherapy can lead to excessive mind wandering and an inability to concentrate. Dubbed chemo-brain, the negative cognitive effects of the cancer treatment have long been suspected, but the UBC study is the first to explain why
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On April 29 the World Health organization declared North and South America to be free of rubella after the last reported endemic case in Argentina in 2009. The New York Times discusses the history of rubella eradication in the Americas
... and linked an innocent man to a 20-year-old murder case. Analysis by the EFF of the case of Michael Usry, a New Orleans filmmaker whose fathers DNA profile in a non-profit DNA database, which he had been assured would
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