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Google Allo is now available on the web

Google Allo is now available on the web The web version of Allo somewhat uses a similar pairing process with WhatsApp . Perhaps Google saw the app's lack of support for desktops was a major factor in the market performance of the app, which is why we have a new Google Allo for Web . [Full Article...]

Nearly 100 Unknown Volcanoes Have Been Found Hidden Under Antarctica

Nearly 100 Unknown Volcanoes Have Been Found Hidden Under Antarctica If verified through other studies , the new results would bring the total number of volcanoes beneath this part of Antarctica to almost 140, and raise the unsettling possibility that subglacial heat from these volcanoes could speed up the melting of the ice. [Full Article...]

Google fires employee for writing anti-diversity memo to colleagues

Google fires employee for writing anti-diversity memo to colleagues The engineer wrote that everyone needed to stop the assumption that gender gaps imply the existence of sexism. Google's unnamed employee, who expressed his opinions also outlined that women "generally prefer jobs in social or artistic areas" whilst "more men like coding". [Full Article...]

Tesla Plans $1.5 Billion Bond Market Debut to Fund Model 3

Tesla Plans $1.5 Billion Bond Market Debut to Fund Model 3 Meanwhile Tesla's stock continued to surge on...faith (?) and no one seemed to give a solitary shit that Tesla's fundamentals were nonsense. Ever felt like owning a Tesla Model X but the pricing was out of your range? The notes announced Monday would mature in 2025, though Tesla did not disclose interest rates or other terms of the securities. [Full Article...]

Sea creatures feast on teenager's feet — GRAPHIC WARNING

Sea creatures feast on teenager's feet — GRAPHIC WARNING Sam Kanizay , 16, was bitten by some sort of critter at a Melbourne beach while soaking his legs after sport. He stood in the water for thirty minutes and felt nothing. But they'd just take a bite of something big if they came past it. "And if he's standing in the water and he's cold and may not notice a whole lot of little bites". [Full Article...]

European Union extends Russian Federation sanctions over Crimea

European Union extends Russian Federation sanctions over Crimea The machines were then illegally sent to a power project and modified locally in Krim, as the Russians call it. "This is the reason why, in accordance with a sad tradition, no legal arguments for blacklisting the Russian Energy Ministry officials have been provided", the statement adds. [Full Article...]

Venezuela currency down 18 percent as installation of constituent assembly looms

Venezuela currency down 18 percent as installation of constituent assembly looms Maduro faces accusations at home and overseas of trampling on democracy with the election last weekend of the assembly in a vote boycotted by the opposition and allegedly marred by fraud. One of its first tasks, which may come as early as Saturday, could be the closure of the opposition-controlled congress and the removal of chief prosecutor, Luisa Ortega Diaz, a longtime supporter of Chavez who... [Full Article...]

British model 'kidnapped and drugged' before being AUCTIONED online

British model 'kidnapped and drugged' before being AUCTIONED online The kidnapper was captured by police while he was accompanying the model to the British Consulate in Milan . According to Italian authorities, after possibly not getting any offers online, the kidnapper then began blackmailing the model's agency, asking for $300,000 in ransom for her return. [Full Article...]

Library to host Solar Eclipse Block Party

Library to host Solar Eclipse Block Party Lubbock will experience a 78% max eclipse, when the Moon passes between the Earth and the Sun during daylight hours and partially blocks or shades the Sun's light from reaching us. A partial eclipse takes place when only part of the sun is blocked. The glasses allow you to view the sun's natural orange color. In Great Smoky Mountains National Park, 1,325 tickets for a grand viewing with speakers... [Full Article...]

Lawsuit Filed Over Pokemon Go Fest Bogged Down by Issues

Lawsuit Filed Over Pokemon Go Fest Bogged Down by Issues Last weekend, Niantic Labs held a massive event in Chicago to celebrate its first year anniversary of Pokemon Go; however, the event was pretty disastrous. Niantic did not hesitate much to uncover its goodwill and understanding the gravity of the situation, offered refunds of entry tickets, each valued at $100. [Full Article...]

Russian Federation orders United States to cut diplomats over new sanctions

Russian Federation orders United States to cut diplomats over new sanctions Savonlinna: Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Russia was ready to cooperate with neutral countries that bordered the Baltic Sea like Finland which is not part of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military alliance. [Full Article...]

14-year-old survivor of livestreamed crash mourns victim

14-year-old survivor of livestreamed crash mourns victim The four other counts Sanchez faces are two counts of driving under the influence resulting in injury and two counts of driving with a.08% blood alcohol content causing injury. The Instagram statement said the social media network was "deeply saddened" about the incident. "She was just amusing and she would be amusing", Seja said. [Full Article...]

LG Electronics sees slight profit increase in Q2

LG Electronics sees slight profit increase in Q2 Operating profit was 14.07 trillion won (12.64 billion USA dollars) in the April-June quarter, up 72.72 percent from a year earlier, the regulatory filing showed on Thursday. Both Samsung and SK Hynix are expected to report all-time high profits this year. The chip unit achieved this performance thanks to strong demand for high-density DRAMs and SSDs for servers in a low-supply environment. [Full Article...]

Adobe finally kills off Flash - and people don't know what to do

Adobe finally kills off Flash - and people don't know what to do RIP, Adobe Flash. Should have died earlier, to be fair. The reason that Adobe gives for ending Flash support is that web technology has matured and support numerous capabilities and functionalities that plugins introduced to the browsing world. [Full Article...]

Grace had 'no idea' his 62 was lowest in a major

We've been screaming out loud - seniors like Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Greg Norman and myself - for something to be done about the ball . "It was a special round from the start and when you get it going you just want to make even more birdies. [Full Article...]

Why General Electric Earnings Won't Move the Needle Much

Why General Electric Earnings Won't Move the Needle Much Flannery, a GE veteran, has said he will make cash flow a focus when he takes the helm on August 1. GE's results translated into 28c per share, 3c above analyst expectations. Adjusted earnings fell 45 per cent to 28 cents a share, compared with estimates for 25 cents. GE during the second quarter reached an agreement with the U.S. [Full Article...]

Ghost Recon Wildlands Ghost War PvP Mode Getting an Open Beta

Ghost Recon Wildlands Ghost War PvP Mode Getting an Open Beta Ghost War lets Wildlands players go toe-to-toe for the first time in 4v4 team deathmatches played out on "large-scale, open maps" based on locations from the main game. It is unknown what other modes will come with Ghost War . It's unclear what exactly will be included in the open beta, but the primary objective of it will be to balance the game mode ahead of launch. [Full Article...]

The Nintendo Switch Online App Is Now Available to Download on Smartphones

GameSpot's Splatoon 2 review scored it an 8/10. But if your friends don't really like installing new apps, you'll also be able to send a message on Whatsapp, Messenger, Line and more. Splatoon 2 will be supported via SplatNet 2 , allowing you to view stats for past online matches, single-player records, and rankings. That though is about the only real positive with the Nintendo Online servi... [Full Article...]

Google Introduces 'Google Feed' For Android And iOS

Google Introduces 'Google Feed' For Android And iOS When you launch the new Google app (or swipe right on Pixel phones), it won't look much different. Taking things a step further, Google has tweaked its feed, which it introduced last December to its Google app, to not only display information based on your interactions with Google , but also factor in what's trending in your specific area and around the world. [Full Article...]

Users Report Incredibly Scary OnePlus 5 911 Bug

Users Report Incredibly Scary OnePlus 5 911 Bug A handful of OnePlus 5 owners have complained that the device will reboot itself once 911 is called, preventing them from reaching emergency services. OnePlus did not immediately respond to PCMag's request for comment but told TheNextWeb that it's aware of the problem. "We have contacted the customer and are now looking into the issue", the company said, according to the report. [Full Article...]


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