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  1. Talk of the Towns, Monday, March 26, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | The Recorder

    Kiwanis Club of Bernardston: Tuesdays, Vets Club, Hartwell Street. Social time, 6 p.m.; dinner meeting 6:30.


  2. Justice Department revives push to mandate a way to unlock phonesRead the original story

    4 min ago |

    Federal law enforcement officials are renewing a push for a legal mandate that tech companies build tools into smartphones and other devices that would allow access to encrypted data in criminal investigations. FBI and Justice Department officials have been quietly meeting with security researchers who have been working on approaches to provide such "extraordinary access" to encrypted devices, according to people familiar with the talks.


  3. A boy was decapitated on a waterslide, and officials say parka s owners knew ride could be deadlyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | San Jose Mercury News

    In a quest to be the record holder for the world's tallest waterslide, investigators say Schlitterbahn Waterpark of Kansas City rushed to build a dangerous and structurally complicated ride, ignored glaring safety red flags and replaced mathematical calculations with "crude trial-and-error methods." The string of negligence, according to a recently unsealed indictment, resulted in the 2016 death of a 10-year-old boy and more than a dozen injuries.


  4. The Weedinator ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Hack a day

    We are delighted to see The Weedinator as an entry for the 2018 Hackaday Prize! Innovations in agriculture are great opportunities to build something to improve our world. [TegwynTwmffat]'s Weedinator is an autonomous, electric platform aimed at small farms to take care of cultivating, tilling, and weeding seedbeds.


  5. Virtual reality roller coaster 'The Great Lego Race' opens in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Digital Trends

    It should come as no surprise that amusement parks have embraced virtual reality technology in a big way, adding another layer of "thrill" to their rides. But The Great Lego Race Coaster , which just opened at Legoland Florida, may be the most ambitious and amazing VR roller coaster yet.


  6. Ottawa Heart Institute lifts curtain on major expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | CBC News

    Dr. Thierry Merani, president and CEO of the Ottawa Heart Institute, stands next to a 'cardiac robot' that will allow surgeons to perform delicate procedures remotely. Those are just a few of the highlights of a 145,000 square-foot expansion project unveiled this week at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute - an expansion officials claim will significantly enhance the experience of heart patients in the capital.


  7. GPU Performance Lacking! Please Help! Last reply 3 mn by bruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Tom's Hardware

    Hi everyone im new here. I am having an issue figuring out whats going on with my fps.


  8. Form:Entry SonaliRead the original story

    25 min ago |

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  9. Calls for privacy may upend business for Facebook and GoogleRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Star Tribune

    Most people understand that free online services use their personal details to customize what they see, but the latest controversy has exposed just how far that data reaches. - The contemporary internet was built on a bargain: Show us who you really are, and the digital world will be free to search or share.


  10. Greenwich native brings space to EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Westport News

    Eliza McNitt played Julia from Shakespeare's Two Generations of Verona during the Shakespeare Competition at Greenwich Library. PHOTO/LUCKEY Eliza McNitt played Julia from Shakespeare's Two Generations of Verona during the Shakespeare Competition at Greenwich Library.


  11. Comparing Steven MaddenRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago |

    Steven Madden and Wolverine World Wide are both mid-cap consumer discretionary companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, risk and valuation. Steven Madden has a beta of 0.45, suggesting that its stock price is 55% less volatile than the S&P 500.


  12. Detachable cars?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Brad Ideas

    Earlier this week, I wrote about making a subway for robotic vans which just has tunnels and ramps to the surface, rather than the vastly more expensive system of giant stations we use for today's underground transit. It offers the chance to save immense amounts of money because stations are expensive to build and maintain.


  13. Francesca's Holdings Corp (FRAN) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Francesca's Holdings Corp has been assigned a consensus rating of "Hold" from the nine analysts that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and three have given a buy recommendation to the company.


  14. Attribution of 2015-6 Phishing to APT28Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Climate Audit

    In two influential articles in June 2016, immediately following the Crowdstrike announcement, SecureWorks purported to connect the DNC hack to a 2015-6 phishing campaign which they attributed to APT28. SecureWorks identified two malicious domains in their article.


  15. 'Pacific Rim: Uprising' Review: Big Dumb Fun Done RightRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Film School Rejects

    There's a reason we've yet to see a movie about huge mechs punching giant monsters seem serious and intelligent, and it's because the premise is already so inherently goofy that dramatic weight just crumbles beneath the pummeling. Guillermo del Toro learned as much in 2013 with Pacific Rim - the large-scale action is thrilling , but the choice to play it straight and serious clashes with the unavoidably silly plot and functionally-inept "drift" concept.


  16. IMPINJ (PI) Rating Increased to Sell at BidaskClubRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Several other equities research analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Zacks Investment Research raised IMPINJ from a "strong sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, January 4th.


  17. Bowhead Hits Market Capitalization of $1.04 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Bowhead traded 45.8% lower against the dollar during the 1 day period ending at 15:00 PM ET on March 24th. In the last week, Bowhead has traded 61.3% lower against the dollar.


  18. Virtual bricks: Legoland Florida unveils 3D enhanced coasterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WWSB

    March 22, 2018 -- The Great LEGO Race at LEGOLAND Florida Resort. Developed under the supervision of Merlin Magic Making, the global creative and delivery division of LEGOLAND Florida Resort parent company Merlin Entertainments Group, The Great LEGO Race will transform the existing Project X roller coaster into a high-octane, virtual reality experience that puts guests in the driver's seat for a rollicking race against a colorful lineup of LEGO minifigure characters.


  19. There are two Amazon results for the search term "healing crystal dildo"Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boing Boing

    Exhibit B is a 99c song titled " The Crystal Healing Dildo " by an artist named The Real Kim Shady. It has the parental advisory sticker and is on YouTube with 415 views and the description "no copyright intended."


  20. requests-xml 0.2.3Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Python

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