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Facebook and Twitter will testify on terrorist content, report says - CNET  CNET · 11 hours
Twitter and Facebook will also reportedly testify on misinformation before the House Homeland Security Committee. more
Colonial genocide is a composite act: A human rights analysis  PHYS.ORG · 17 hours
Canada is currently embroiled in a debate about whether the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls should have used the word "genocide" to describe... more
$4.5M in settlements over deaths tied to doc in murder case  ABC NEWS · 19 hours
An Ohio hospital system has reached nearly $4.5 million in settlements so far over the deaths of patients who allegedly received excessive painkiller doses ordered by... more
Novel microfluidic device captures and isolates circulating tumor cell clusters  NEWS MEDICAL · 22 hours
Cancer touches nearly everyone in one way or another, and regrettably, it will claim another 600,000 lives in the U.S. in 2019, according to the American Cancer Society.... more
Since season 1, Jessica Jones has struggled to mix horror with superheroes  THE VERGE · 1 day
Significant spoilers ahead for season 1 of Jessica Jones. The horror and superhero genres approach the world from opposite directions. Horror is meant to... more
Homeland Security has tested a working BlueKeep remote code execution exploit  TechCrunch · 3 days
Homeland Security’s cyber agency says it has tested a working exploit for the BlueKeep vulnerability, capable of achieving remote code execution on a vulnerable device. To... more
Tuning into the LCDs of tomorrow: Exploring the novel IGZO-11 semiconductor  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
In 1985, Noboru Kimizuka of the National Institute for Research in Inorganic Materials, Japan had pioneered the idea of polycrystalline indium-gallium-zinc oxide (IGZO) ceramics, with the... more
Tuning into the LCDs of tomorrow: Exploring the novel IGZO-11 semiconductor  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
Indium-gallium-zinc oxide ceramics are used as the backplane for flat-panel displays. A team of researchers reports the synthesis of centimeter-scale single crystals of a particular type... more
Expert discusses observing cognitive triggers for extremist violence through brain scans  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
In a new journal article, a team of scientists led by Scott Atran, an adjunct research professor at the University of Michigan's Ford School and Institute... more
Magic for Liars blends magic school with a murder mystery  THE VERGE · 5 days
Magic school clashes with a murder mystery in Magic for Liars, the debut novel from Sarah... more
Living and breathing while Black: Racial profiling and other acts of violence  PHYS.ORG · 7 days
Recently, Shelby McPhee, a young Black male graduate student presenting at the largest Canadian academic gathering, the 88th annual Congress of the Humanities and... more
See the Men in Black alien terrorize unsuspecting shoppers video - CNET  CNET · 1 week
Customers at a car dealership in California got quite a shock, thanks to a prank from effects artist Mark Rappaport and his team at... more
Researchers 'stretch' the ability of 2D materials to change technology  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Two-dimensional (2D) materials -- as thin as a single layer of atoms -- have intrigued scientists with their flexibility, elasticity, and unique electronic properties. Now, researchers have combined... more
Exploring the causes of persistent corruption  PHYS.ORG · 1 week
Corruption impedes equitable development, destabilizes societies, and undermines the institutions and values of democracy. It is viewed by many as one of the world's greatest problems. According to a Gallup poll, a majority of people even... more
Researchers 'stretch' the ability of 2D materials to change technology  nanowerk · 1 week
Researchers have combined 2D materials with oxide materials in a new way, using a transistor-scale device platform, to fully explore the capabilities of these changeable 2D materials to... more
Big Little Lies season 2 on HBO: Bigger lies, and a terrifying Meryl Streep - CNET  CNET · 1 week
Review: Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman and gang are back for a second round that engages despite... more
Big Little Lies season 2 review: Bigger lies, and a terrifying Meryl Streep - CNET  CNET · 1 week
Review: Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman and gang are back for a second round that engages despite lacking the... more
Man convicted in killing after being ID'd through Snapchat  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
A man has been convicted of murder in a drug-related robbery killing in Las Vegas after initially being identified as a suspect because a friend of the victim thought to... more
High thermal conductivity of high-quality monolayer boron nitride and its thermal expansion  Science Magazine · 2 weeks
Heat management has become more and more critical, especially in miniaturized modern devices, so the exploration of highly thermally conductive materials with electrical insulation... more
Big Little Lies season 2: Bigger lies, but little mystery with no whodunit - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Review: Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman are back for a second round that engages despite lacking the most... more
What will be the motivation for terrorism by 2040?  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Manuel Ricardo Torres Soriano, professor from the Politic Sciences, Public Law and Administration Department at Universidad Pablo de Olavide, who specializes in jihadist terrorism analysis, insurgent forces and radical movements,... more
German nurse who murdered 87 patients given life sentence  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
A former nurse who induced cardiac arrest in his patients so he could try to resuscitate them is convicted of a total of 87 counts of murder more
Doctor killed 25 patients, officials say. Can they prove it?  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Legal experts say prosecutors face a legal hurdle as they pursue 25 murder charges against an Ohio doctor accused of ordering but not directly administering fatal painkiller doses... more
3-D microchannels promote self-assembly of ordered emulsions at low droplet concentrations  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Self-assembly is the process by which simple building blocks interact and organize themselves into ordered structures. Nature abounds with fascinating examples of self-assembled structures. Inspired by... more
German nurse convicted of murdering 85 patients; gets life  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
A verdict is expected in the case of a former nurse charged with 100 counts of murder on allegations he killed patients he intentionally put into cardiac arrest because he... more
The Latest: German ex-nurse convicted of murdering 85  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
A former nurse who liked to put patients into cardiac arrest because he enjoyed the feeling of being able to resuscitate them has been convicted of 85 counts of murder in a... more
German nurse accused of killing 100 patients faces verdict  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
A verdict is expected in the case of a former nurse charged with 100 counts of murder on allegations he killed patients he intentionally put into cardiac arrest because he... more
The Latest: Lawyer says doc didn't try to euthanize people  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
An Ohio hospital system is pledging continued cooperation with authorities after a doctor was charged with 25 counts of murders in overdose deaths of patients more
Doctor accused of murder in 25 patient overdose deaths  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
An Ohio critical care doctor has been arrested and charged with murder in the deaths of 25 hospital patients authorities say were deliberately given overdoses of painkillers more
Ohio doctor accused of murder in 25 patient deaths  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
An Ohio critical-care doctor has been arrested and charged with murder in the deaths of 25 hospital patients who authorities say were deliberately given overdoses of painkillers more
Doctor pleads not guilty in painkiller overdose deaths case  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
A critical care doctor facing murder charges in the overdose deaths of 25 patients has pleaded not guilty more
The Latest: Doctor pleads not guilty in overdose deaths  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
An Ohio hospital system is pledging continued cooperation with authorities after a doctor was charged with 25 counts of murders in overdose deaths of patients more
The Latest: Hospital offers cooperation after doctor charged  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
An Ohio hospital system is pledging continued cooperation with authorities after a doctor was charged with 25 counts of murders in overdose deaths of patients more
Populist Eurosceptics don't gain from terrorist attacks  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Research led by the University of Kent has found that terrorist attacks in Europe don't increase support for populist parties. more
Doctor charged with murder in painkiller overdose deaths  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Authorities are set to give an update on the criminal investigation of an intensive care doctor accused of ordering possibly fatal painkillers for dozens of Ohio hospital patients more
Apple’s new Health feature tracks unsafe headphone volumes  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
According to recent numbers from the World Health Organization, roughly half of people aged 12-35 are at risk for hearing loss. That’s due in no small part to explosive growth in “personal... more
Sexual violence is a driver of women's political mobilization  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Sexual violence in armed conflict does not necessarily silence women. On the contrary, sexual violence can be a driver of women's political mobilization for peace and women's rights, a dissertation... more
2-D crystals conforming to 3-D curves create strain for engineering quantum devices  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
A team led by scientists at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory explored how atomically thin two-dimensional (2-D) crystals can grow over... more
2017 North Korean nuclear test 10 times larger than previous tests, new study finds  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
North Korea detonated a nuclear device in 2017 equivalent to about 250 kilotons of TNT, a new study estimates, creating... more
Hand-held scanner for detecting hazardous substances and explosives  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Together with partners from research and industry, Fraunhofer IAF has developed a hand-held scanner for hazardous substances within the EU project CHEQUERS. The sensor detects explosive, toxic and other dangerous substances in... more
From Iran to Aladdin: The Sultan's long, hard Hollywood journey - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
"The first 10 years were very tough." But Navid Negahban, who kept getting cast as terrorists, says Amazon, YouTube and Netflix are changing Hollywood... more
Two-dimensional hybrid perovskites sustaining strong polariton interactions at room temperature  Science Magazine · 3 weeks
Polaritonic devices exploit the coherent coupling between excitonic and photonic degrees of freedom to perform highly nonlinear operations with low input powers. Most of the current results exploit... more
Black Mirror, Jessica Jones, Leila, and More on Netflix in June 2019  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
Black Mirror season 5, Indian dystopian original Leila, Jessica Jones season 3, Jennifer Aniston-Adam Sandler in Murder Mystery, Indian film Jaoon Kahan Bata Ae... more
How white supremacists evade Facebook bans  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
Yesterday Twitter, in response to years of complaints about letting white nationalists use the platform even though they had already been banned, said that... more
Big Little Lies season 2: Bigger lies, but little mystery without a whodunit - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
Review: Monterey moms Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman are back for a second round that engages despite lacking... more
Carelessly linking crime to being homeless adds to the harmful stigma  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
The news of Courtney Herron's death has shocked Melburnians. While full details are yet to emerge, both she and the man charged with murdering her have... more
Disney's Jafar would spend 164 years behind bars today - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
Treason, attempted murder and theft would have earned the Aladdin villain 164.5 years in prison if he'd committed his crimes in the US now. more
Which phones work with Minecraft Earth?  Windows Central · 4 weeks
Best answer: Minecraft Earth is supported by devices running iOS 10 and Android 7 or newer. All the best for less: iPhone XR (From $749 at Apple) Affordable flagship: OnePlus 7 Pro (From $670 at OnePlus)... more
N26 faces banking regulator order about fraudulent transactions  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Fintech startup N26 received an order from BaFin, the German banking regulator. According to the regulator, N26 hasn’t been doing enough when it comes to money laundering and terrorist financing. The company... more
Thousands of vulnerable TP-Link routers at risk of remote hijack  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Thousands of TP-Link routers are vulnerable to a bug that can be used to remotely take control the device, but it took over a year for the company... more
Lack of evaluation in countering violent extremism may boost terror threat  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A lack of evaluation of the impact of countering violent extremism (CVE) and counter-terrorism (CT) efforts may actually be increasing the threat and risk of terrorism,... more
Lyft adds more safety features including in-app emergency assistance, reminders to check the plate  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Earlier this spring, both Uber and Lyft introduced new safety features and policies following the death of a university student... more
Assassin’s Creed Odyssey is getting a story creator mode, and it’s out now
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