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AOC’s debut Twitch stream is one of the biggest everShe didn’t want to be an imposter.

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'Cooling paint' could cut emissions from buildings "In a study, the new product was able to reflect 95.5% of sunlight and reduce temperatures by 1.7C compared to the ambient air conditions."Researchers have developed a white paint that reflects sunlight and helps cool buildings.

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Some Defective Apple iPhone 12 Cases Shipping Without Speaker HolesAt least two customers who have purchased iPhone 12 cases have received defective cases that do not have speaker holes, which obscures the sound. ...

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Quibi burns through $2 billion in cash and officially announces it's shutting down after just 6 monthsQuibi struggled to meet its subscriber goals, and only had about 500,000 as of a few weeks ago.

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iPhone 12 Models Use Qualcomm's X55 ModemApple's iPhone 12 lineup appears to be equipped with Qualcomm's Snapdragon X55 modem, which is in line with rumors that we heard about the...

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iPhone 12 benchmark results — Android phones should just give up now (Tom's Guide)Powered by an A14 Bionic processor, the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro are the fastest phones yet

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Wisconsin report confirms Foxconn’s so-called LCD factory isn’t realState taxpayers have spent as much if not more than Foxconn

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EFF to Supreme Court: American Companies Complicit in Human Rights Abuses Abroad Should Be Held AccountableFor years EFF has been calling for U.S. companies that act as 'repressions little helpers” to be held accountable, and now we're telling the U.S. Supreme Court. Despite all the ways that technology has been used as a force for good–connecting people around the world,...

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Activists Turn Facial Recognition Tools Against the Police“We’re now approaching the technological threshold where the little guys can do it to the big guys,” one researcher said.

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Apple Fifth Avenue glass cube remains barricaded as worries about election unrest mountCompanies are installing reinforced glass. The Apple Fifth Avenue glass cube remains barricaded since June…

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Facebook Manipulated the News You See to Appease Republicans, Insiders SaySources tell us the platform tweaked its code to help right-wing publishers and throttle sites like Mother Jones

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First iPhone 12 teardown reveals smaller Taptic Engine and an L-shaped logic boardAhead of the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro's October 23 shipping date, someone has already posted a teardown of the new iPhone.

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iPhone 12 with EarPods: Apple's neat solution in FranceApple has found a neat solution to the problem caused by being legally required to sell the iPhone 12 with EarPods in France ...

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iOS 14 will forget that a third-party app is the default if the app is updatedIf a third-party email app is updated, iOS 14 no longer will keep it as a user-set default, and instead reverts to using Apple's own Mail.

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Daring Fireball: The iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 ProSo when you see that the new iPhone 12 and 12 Pro have 6.1-inch displays, 12 years of iPhone experience are going to make you think these are iPhone XR/11-sized devices. They’re not. In hand, in pocket, and to the eye, they feel and look like iPhone X/XS/11 Pro-sized devices.

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Among Us game watched by 400,000More than 400,000 watch Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez play Among Us - one of the most-watched streams ever.

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5G Drains iPhone 12 Battery 20% Faster Than 4G in BenchmarkAfter the first reviews for the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro emerged yesterday, a new report by Tom's Guide reveals the extent of battery life...

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iPhone 12 mini could set a trend for smaller smartphonesMarket intelligence firm Kantar thinks that the iPhone 12 mini could set a trend for smaller, premium smartphones. With Apple having launched ...

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iPhone 12 '5G' indicator denotes best available connectionApple has reportedly tweaked the network status bar indicator on iPhone 12 models to depict the best available speed and not necessarily the currently used connection.

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Four-day work week is a necessary part of human progress – It would represent a radical break with the dominant work culture that exists in our contemporary capitalist society. "We should work to live, not live to work."Not only could less work pay for itself by boosting productivity, it's necessary for human and planetary well-being.

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