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How California's sea stars are evolving past a devastating pandemic

26 minutes ago   |   Phys.org

In 2012, environmental systems graduate student Lauren Schiebelhut was collecting DNA from ochre sea stars living along the Northern California coast-part of an effort to study...
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How will climate change impact coastal communities? A study on Virginia's barrier islands

1 hour ago   |   Phys.org   |   3 articles

Off the seaside of Virginia's Eastern Shore is a chain of uninhabited barrier islands that help protect the mainland coast from storms that-thanks to climate change-are...
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Alexa & Google Assistant 30% Less Accurate For Non-US Accents

Alexa & Google Assistant 30% Less Accurate For Non-US Accents

2 hours ago   |   Android Headlines   |   2 articles

It seems like Alexa and Google Assistant are noticeably less likely to understand non-American accents, at least according to a recently published research. This information...
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Rapid cloud clearing phenomenon could provide another piece of climate puzzle

20 hours ago   |   Phys.org

Researchers from North Carolina State University have described rapid and dramatic clearing of low cloud cover off the southwest coast of Africa. This newly observed phenomenon...
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Monkeys benefit from the nut-cracking abilities of chimpanzees and hogs

21 hours ago   |   Phys.org

To investigate the scavenging behaviour first author Bryndan van Pinxteren of the University of Amsterdam analysed all video material from the camera traps by scoring the...
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Amazon estimated to have lost over $1 million a minute due to Prime Day outage

Amazon estimated to have lost over $1 million a minute due to Prime Day outage

23 hours ago   |   MobileSyrup   |   6 articles

Amazon may have lost as much as $1.2 million USD per minute due to glitches on Prime Day. The figure is an estimate by Spencer Millerberg, the founder of One Click Retail , an...
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Xbox And West Coast Customs PUBG Bus to Debut at SDCC

Xbox And West Coast Customs PUBG Bus to Debut at SDCC

23 hours ago   |   IGN

Xbox and West Coast Customs have collaborated to create a one-of-a-kind PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds bus that will be given away as the grand prize for the Xbox One Summer of...
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Gay Tony returns in GTA Online's After Hours update on July 24th

Gay Tony returns in GTA Online's After Hours update on July 24th

23 hours ago   |   Rock, Paper, Shotgun   |   2 articles

Grand Theft Auto IV's fallen nightclub king Anthony “Gay Tony” Prince will return to help players run nightclubs in GTA Online , a new trailer for the upcoming ‘After Hours'...
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Meet The Invasive Insect That Is Changing An Entire Forest Bird Community

23 hours ago   |   Forbes

In an unusual role reversal, one tiny invasive insect is controlling the species composition and architecture of a large community of forest birds along the East Coast of the...
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Shootout

1 day ago   |   Giant Bomb

An arcade shooter released by Nihon Bussan and Data East in 1985. It was notable for its use of a third-person perspective and an early cover mechanic.
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Comic-Con 2018: See All The Exclusive Funko Pop Figure You Can Buy At SDCC

Comic-Con 2018: See All The Exclusive Funko Pop Figure You Can Buy At SDCC

We've hit the midpoint in July, and that means San Diego Comic-Con is upon us. The show runs from July 18-22, and there certainly will be a lot to see and do at and around the... Read more ...

Microsoft is crushing it, topping $100 billion in annual revenue for the...

Microsoft is crushing it, topping $100 billion in annual revenue for the first time

Microsoft has transformed itself into a lean, mean, cash-generation machine. The release of fourth quarter earnings Thursday from the computing giant showed year-over-year... Read more ...

Galaxy S10 tipped to have an even bigger screen than the Galaxy S9

Galaxy S10 tipped to have an even bigger screen than the Galaxy S9

You might not remember them now, but early Galaxy S9 rumors claimed that the phone would have significantly smaller bezels compared to the Galaxy S8, as Samsung was looking to... Read more ...

When should you resist the temptation of looking at your phone

When should you resist the temptation of looking at your phone

We've all gotten so accustomed to our smartphones, that checking if we have any new notifications or just quickly scrolling through our favorite app has become an instinct... Read more ...

Hyundai Kona Iron Man Edition will be produced

Hyundai Kona Iron Man Edition will be produced

Hyundai is at the San Diego Comic-Con event and at the show it has unveiled the Kona Iron Man Edition SUV. The SUV gets a unique interior and exterior design that is inspired... Read more ...

Watch the trailer for George R. R. Martin's new sci-fi horror show

Watch the trailer for George R. R. Martin's new sci-fi horror show

Game of Thrones is one of the most beloved, watched and pirated TV shows in recent history, but it's not the only George R. R. Martin tale being adapted for the small screen... Read more ...

Best media streaming sticks you can buy in 2018

Best media streaming sticks you can buy in 2018

Being the perfect alternatives to heftier Android TV set-top boxes, media streaming sticks are the perfect sidekicks for transforming your dumb TV into a much, much smarter one... Read more ...

WhatsApp is dramatically cutting message forwarding after viral fake news...

WhatsApp is dramatically cutting message forwarding after viral fake news led to lynchings

WhatsApp is trying to make it harder for people to spread fake news. It's limiting people's ability to forward messages to more than 20 people at a time. Indian users can only... Read more ...

Le LG V40 et son triple capteur photo se dote d'une date de sortie

Le LG V40 et son triple capteur photo se dote d'une date de sortie

Un nouvel appareil est prévu par le constructeur coréen d'après le média ETNews. Read more ...

The Instant Pot 6-quart programmable cooker has dropped to $75

The Instant Pot 6-quart programmable cooker has dropped to $75

Not quite Prime Day pricing but close. The Instant Pot Duo60 6-quart 7-in-1 multi-use programmable pressure cooker is down to $74.95 on Amazon. On Prime Day, this slow cooker... Read more ...