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White House Tells Hospitals to Skip CDC and Send Coronavirus Data Straight to HHS

Wednesday  06:15,   15 july 2020

The White House has issued a directive to the nation’s hospitals to bypass the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and “send all coronavirus patient information” straight to a non-public Health and Human Services database in D.C., the New... >>>

How Uber and Lyft battled Seattle over minimum wage for drivers

Wednesday  02:41,   15 july 2020

As the city looked into how much drivers should be paid, the ride-hailing companies commissioned their own study, which painted a rosier picture.Among them was likely a particular sore spot for the ride-hailing companies: a minimum wage for... >>>

Andean Condor Soared for 100 Miles Without Flapping Its Wings

Tuesday  23:25,   14 july 2020

The world’s largest soaring bird—the Andean condor—can stay aloft for 5 hours and cover more than 100 miles of real estate without flapping its wings, according to new research. © Image: Facundo Vital An Andean condor. Weighing upwards of 33 pounds... >>>

Biden unveils $2 trillion climate plan

Tuesday  23:25,   14 july 2020

Biden says the plan will create "millions" of jobs and move the U.S. closer to a carbon-free future. © Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images US-POLITICS-RACE-UNREST-BIDEN His infrastructure plan would spread the $2 trillion cost over 4 years.... >>>

Spotify expands to Russia and 12 other countries in eastern Europe

Tuesday  23:13,   14 july 2020

Spotify is expanding to 13 additional markets. Starting today, music fans in Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia and Ukraine can check out the... >>>

Microplastics from your tires are likely reaching the most remote places on Earth, study finds

Tuesday  22:56,   14 july 2020

The amount of microplastics carried into the world's oceans by the wind is comparable to the amount washing in from rivers, a new study found. The report provides new insight into how this pollution is spreading around the world.It's been... >>>

Apple customers can now submit claims as part of settlement over slowing down iPhones

Tuesday  22:56,   14 july 2020

Apple customers who purchased certain previous iPhone models can now submit claims for about $25 per phone as part of the company's settlement of a class action lawsuit that accused it of slowing down older devices. © Sefa Karacan/Anadolu... >>>

German court prohibits Tesla "misleading" autopilot advertising

Tuesday  22:52,   14 july 2020

© Tesla autopilot in Tesla vehicle. A German court has prohibited Tesla from using various slogans when advertising the autopilot system. The applicant was the competition center, which saw false advertising promises in it. At the end of October,... >>>

Watch Google's Stadia Connect event here at 1PM ET

Tuesday  20:32,   14 july 2020

The Stadia library is seriously starting to take shape. Not only did Google just reveal that El Nino and indie smash hit Celesteare coming to the service, but during Ubisoft Forward this week, we learned more of that publisher’s titles are heading... >>>

Apple's base 16-inch MacBook Pro is $400 off at Amazon

Tuesday  20:06,   14 july 2020

For the first time in about a month, Apple’s 16-inch MacBook Pro is back on sale at Amazon. Now you can save $400 on the base MacBook Pro, which brings the final price to $1,999.99. These models are discounted by $300 by default right now, but... >>>

Webcams are still in short supply, but you can turn your camera into one

Tuesday  20:06,   14 july 2020

Software tools will require some steps, and you'll want to own an Apple computer to do this, but you could end up with a way better imageItems are still scarce, but you may be able to turn your old camera into a... >>>

Penguins Can Shoot Their Poop 4 Feet, Which Rules

Tuesday  19:45,   14 july 2020

Finally, scientists are studying the important stuff. A new paper calculates the propulsive pressure of penguin waste.Penguins must expel waste a long way while protecting their young in the nest.Next, do sloths.In 2020, Americans have learned a lot >>>

Best Mac laptops to buy 2020: MacBook Air, 13-inch MacBook Pro or 16-inch MacBook Pro

Tuesday  19:44,   14 july 2020

Summer 2020 is a really good time to buy a Mac, specifically a laptop. Across the line, the MacBook Air, small Pro and Big Pro are all machines with sleek designs, a performance that can scale, and the Magic Keyboard, which provides a much better... >>>

program changes today: ARD, ZDF, RTL & Co. in the evening | 07/14/2020

Tuesday  19:30,   14 july 2020

© provided by TVmovie TV program program changes today The TV program of the channels will also be changed on Tuesday. You can find out what short-term deviations there are in the main channels ARD , ZDF , RTL & Co., which due to their topicality... >>>

Google fined $684,000 over 'right to be forgotten' failure

Tuesday  18:53,   14 july 2020

The company is paying the price for refusing to remove links to information about a high-profile Belgian citizen from Google Search.The citizen had asked Google to remove links to a number of news articles about him, which contained unproven... >>>