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 2020-07-15 11:00 

Boing Boing

Watch COVID-19 cases go from 0 to 10 million in this shocking timelapse...

Conveying the scale and devastation of this year's pandemic is not easy, but the folks at Global Stats created this impressive timelapse that shows how the United States became the epicenter of the disease. The timelapse is based on the WHO Situations...

 2020-07-15 10:53 

reddit

64 Videos Show the N.Y.P.D. Meeting Protesters With Fists, Clubs and Body Slams...
 2020-07-15 10:42 

Fark

The NYC real estate market may be off a bit - but a nice place on the Lower East Side can cost you an arm and a leg, and then some [Sick]...

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 2020-07-15 10:14 

reddit

Deepfake used to attack activist couple shows new disinformation frontier...
 2020-07-15 10:05 

Fark

Michigan jeweler decides to help the MICHIGAN tag. FOLLOWUP tag standing by [Obvious]...

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 2020-07-15 10:00 

Slashdot

Huawei Fights Back...

mspohr writes: Looks like Huawei is going to fight back against the U.S. for the sanctions it has imposed on the company... using the U.S. patent system, which recently made some changes to FRAND agreements (fair, reasonable, and non-discriminatory) to ma...

 2020-07-15 09:41 

Fark

Doctors remove NOPE from woman's tonsil [Sick]...

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 2020-07-15 09:05 

Fark

Australian ICUs are saving 85% of their COVID-19 patients. But you wouldn't want to live there, because we all know nationalised healthcare is the worst, amiright? [Obvious]...

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 2020-07-15 08:50 

reddit

New Mexico DA sues 'vigilante' militia group with alleged ties to white supremacy...
 2020-07-15 08:45 

Fark

Teens are dressing up as mask-wearing grandmas to score alcohol, bootleg Matlock Blu-rays [Unlikely]...

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 2020-07-15 08:22 

reddit

Floyd family to announce civil lawsuit against Minneapolis...
 2020-07-15 08:05 

Fark

Usually in Milwaukee ordering a "Tactical Gas Delivery system" means having the sauerbraten and a large ale at Kegels [Strange]...

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 2020-07-15 07:55 

reddit

Nearly 100 Breonna Taylor protesters arrested on Kentucky AG's lawn...
 2020-07-15 07:25 

Fark

What happened, South Dakota? You used to be cool [Scary]...

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 2020-07-15 07:00 

Slashdot

SpaceX's Starlink Asks Potential Service Testers For Addresses, Says Private Beta Starts This Summer...

A private beta for SpaceX's Starlink satellite internet service will kick off this summer, with a "public beta to follow," reads an email sent out to those who've registered their interest in becoming beta testers. "The email asks for ...

 2020-07-15 06:56 

reddit

Kanye West reportedly drops out of 2020 US presidential race...
 2020-07-15 06:43 

Fark

A fish in the talons is worth two in the bush. So what is a red winged blackbird doing hitching a ride on the back of a bald eagle who just caught a fish? Damn right there is a pic [Unlikely]...

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 2020-07-15 06:07 

reddit

Nick Cannon Fired By ViacomCBS For "Hateful Speech," Espousing "Anti-Semitic Conspiracy Theories"...
 2020-07-15 06:05 

Fark

Board of Education thinks there are too many children living in Orange County, vote to do something about that [Asinine]...

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 2020-07-15 05:59 

reddit

France to give $9 billion in pay raises to health care workers...
 2020-07-15 05:56 

reddit

Bay Area teacher caught with child porn sentenced to four days he already served in jail, probation...
 2020-07-15 05:17 

Fark

First COVID-19 vaccine tested in US poised for final testing. Available soon for $8200 per dose [Cool]...

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 2020-07-15 05:00 

reddit

Black disabled veteran sentenced to spend 60 months in prison for medical marijuana...
 2020-07-15 04:30 

Fark

Fark ready headline: 'Leave me alone when I go to the shops' says Bristol man with fire-spouting disco shed for a head [Facepalm]...

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 2020-07-15 03:42 

reddit

87 people charged with felonies after Breonna Taylor protest at attorney general's house...
 2020-07-15 03:30 

Slashdot

Your Car Is Spewing Microplastics That Blow Around the World...

rmdingler shares a report: When you drive, tiny bits of plastic fly off your tires and brakes. Now scientists have shown how all that road muck is blowing into environments like the Arctic. When the world fully transitions from cars that run on dinosaur j...

 2020-07-15 03:30 

Slashdot

Samsung: Expect 6G In 2028, Enabling Mobile Holograms and Digital Twins...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from VentureBeat: [A]s 5G continues to roll out, 6G research continues, and today top mobile hardware developer Samsung is weighing in with predictions of what's to come. Surprisingly, the South Korean company is pr...

 2020-07-15 03:29 

Fark

The most dangerous job in Vegas? Marijuana delivery driver [Misc]...

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 2020-07-15 03:18 

reddit

ViacomCBS ends decades-long relationship with Nick Cannon over anti-Semitic statements...
 2020-07-15 03:04 

Fark

You must be well grounded to swim in this lake [Sad]...

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 2020-07-15 02:33 

Fark

CDC says we can get COVID threat under control in 1-2 months if everyone wears a mask [Obvious]...

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 2020-07-15 02:22 

Fark

Sorry, Ft. Worth Farkers, despite a massive increase in COVID cases over the past two weeks, your city council has decided that spending Federal funds to track and treat new cases is just too difficul...

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 2020-07-15 02:20 

reddit

Troubling video appears to show Oklahoma police zap man dozens of times before death...
 2020-07-15 02:10 

Slashdot

Google Faces Lawsuit Over Tracking In Apps Even When Users Opted Out...

Google records what people are doing on hundreds of thousands of mobile apps even when they follow the company's recommended settings for stopping such monitoring, a lawsuit seeking class action status alleged on Tuesday. Reuters reports: The new comp...

 2020-07-15 02:05 

Fark

Masks reduce viral load, meaning you're much better off in case of COVID exposure. As for Tantrum McDiaperbabies, let's just tell them that George Soros' 5G mind control rays enter through...

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 2020-07-15 02:00 

Boing Boing

Save 50% on a 1-year subscription to Dashlane's premium password manager...

We all know vital information about ourselves and our private digital accounts can be compromised by cybercriminals. However, many would be frightened to know just how compromised they and their vital data are right this moment. Security researchers Digit...

 2020-07-15 01:33 

Fark

In case you thought mortgage brokers were classy...hey, stop laughing, this isn't a humorous headline [Dumbass]...

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 2020-07-15 01:30 

Slashdot

White House Reportedly Orders Hospitals To Bypass CDC During COVID-19 Data Collection...

The Trump administration is now ordering hospitals to send coronavirus patient data to a database in Washington, DC as part of a new initiative that may bypass the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), according to a report from The New York T...

 2020-07-15 01:12 

Boing Boing

How Electra the puppy keeps cool...

My puppy Electra beats the heat. View this post on Instagram The only rule is be cool #puppy #dogsofinstagram #summer #beattheheat #fluffy #cute #adorbs A post shared by Electra (@electra___cute) on Jul 14, 2020 at 5:44pm PDT Read the rest...

 2020-07-15 01:05 

Fark

Man shot in the buttocks. No word on if he mooned LBJ [Obvious]...

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 2020-07-15 00:50 

Slashdot

Verizon Has Turned To Google Cloud's Contact Center AI To Automate Phone Calls...

Verizon has turned to Google Cloud's Contact Center AI to automate its customer-service phone calls and chatbot conversations. The Register reports: The Contact Center AI technology will, we're told, use natural-language recognition to transcribe ...

 2020-07-15 00:48 

reddit

Mississauga man, 74, charged after used condoms tied to 9 parked cars...
 2020-07-15 00:35 

Fark

It's been ten days since all the 4th of July parties. Let's see what the good book says about how the best performing Covid-19 state, NY, is doing. Here it is... Uh-huh. I see. That certainly ...

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 2020-07-15 00:16 

Boing Boing

Enraged no-masker wants to fight two men who offer him a face mask...

This is quasi funny and sad all at once. Stay classy Huntington Beach. pic.twitter.com/0kTvXcK9b5 — Michael Silver (@BigEastSilver) July 14, 2020 Welcome to Huntington Beach California, where sociopathic no-maskers are proud to declare their god-giv...

 2020-07-15 00:14 

reddit

Atlanta Wendy's where Rayshard Brooks was killed has been demolished...
 2020-07-15 00:10 

Slashdot

Baby Was Infected With Coronavirus In Womb, Study Reports...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from The New York Times: Researchers on Tuesday [reported in the journal Nature Communications] strong evidence that the coronavirus can be transmitted from a pregnant woman to a fetus. A baby born in a Paris hospital i...

 2020-07-15 00:05 

Fark

Governor of NY to charge out-of-state visitors from high-infection states $2000 if they're being idiots [Florida]...

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 2020-07-15 00:01 

Boing Boing

Kickstarter for a cool deck of 60 conversation-starting questions...

My multitalented friend Cooper Bates is the co-founder of Hint Mint (which features artists' work on mint tins), a stage performer , and a photographer . He's got a new project on Kickstarter, and I signed up for it. It's a deck of conversatio...

 2020-07-15 00:00 

Fark

Photoshop this Venice voyage [Photoshop]...

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 2020-07-14 23:59 

reddit

Airbnb asks people to donate money to landlords, backlash ensues...

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