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Why some people are superspreaders and how the body emits coronavirus

Wednesday  06:40,   28 october 2020

The production of infectious aerosols can vary wildly between individuals—and experts are exploring why in the COVID-19 era.Disinfection workers wearing personal protective equipment clean a street to prevent the spread of the coronavirus on October >>>

This best-selling Bluetooth speaker was Amazon’s deal of the day yesterday – today, it’s even cheaper

Wednesday  06:25,   28 october 2020

The OontZ Angle 3 portable Bluetooth speaker was one of Amazon's best-selling deals on Monday when it dropped to just $18.18. That's a fantastic price for the single best-selling portable speaker we've ever covered. Amazon's one-day... >>>

Trump campaign site "defaced" in apparent hack

Wednesday  05:50,   28 october 2020

President Trump's campaign website briefly showed a message from someone claiming to have compromised devices belonging to Mr. Trump and his relatives. The message said the person had obtained evidence that "completely discredits" Mr. Trump, and >>>

T-Mobile Tries to Undercut Cable With Pay TV Starting at $10

Wednesday  05:35,   28 october 2020

T-Mobile US Inc. introduced a slimmed-down streaming TV service, joining a crowded market of companies looking to capitalize of the flight of subscribers from cable and satellite. © Bloomberg The T-Mobile logo sits on top of the Deutsche Telekom AG... >>>

Aftershokz OpenComm is a bone conduction headset for the Zoom generation

Wednesday  05:35,   28 october 2020

AfterShokz’s latest bone conduction headset seems an ideal accompaniment to the world we live in today. The OpenComm is a communications-focused product by virtue of its boom mic, good for today’s busy home or mobile workspace in the age of endless... >>>

Amazon enables a smart home Device Dashboard on some Fire tablets

Wednesday  05:35,   28 october 2020

Amazon is adding a Device Dashboard to select Fire tablets, allowing users to control their smart-home gadgets with taps instead of voice commands. Starting today, the new Smart Home hub will go live for the Amazon Fire 7 (2019), HD 8 (2018 and... >>>

T-Mobile wants to help more pay-TV customers cut the cord with its new streaming service TVision

Wednesday  05:35,   28 october 2020

Wireless provider T-Mobile is launching a new streaming TV service with live news and sports and other content, without the need of a box or contract.TVision, a new TV streaming service starting at $40 monthly, will give T-Mobile customers a way to... >>>

Crypto fan Max Keizer: Bitcoin is facing 40 to 80-fold upward movement

Wednesday  05:05,   28 october 2020

The Bitcoin price will soon explode. But then the world's most popular crypto currency will hardly be available for private individuals, believes the famous American presenter Max Keizer. © Provided by Finanz.net Thomas Lohnes / Getty Images •... >>>

White House lists ending Covid-19 pandemic as an accomplishment despite cases spiking to record levels

Wednesday  03:10,   28 october 2020

The White House included ending the coronavirus pandemic on a list of the Trump administration's science and technology accomplishments, despite nearly half a million Americans tested positive for Covid-19 in just the last week. © Brendan... >>>

How did this huge reef structure remain hidden for so long?

Wednesday  02:41,   28 october 2020

Researchers mapping the Great Barrier Reef have discovered a new reef structure that had never been documented before. The reef structure is like a large spire jutting out from the seafloor and stretching up 500 meters toward the surface. The new... >>>

Mercedes-Benz's voice assistant will soon support Samsung SmartThings

Wednesday  01:25,   28 october 2020

Samsung is teaming up with Mercedes-Benz to bring the automaker's cars into its smart home ecosystem. Starting with the S-Class in 2021, you'll be able to control many of your smart home devices via Mercedes-Benz’s MBUX Voice Assistant,... >>>

Republican-controlled FCC doubles down on net neutrality repeal

Wednesday  00:51,   28 october 2020

In a 3-2 vote, Republicans on the FCC say they won't change a thing in their 2017 repeal of Obama-era net neutrality protections.The net neutrality rules, which were passed under President Barack Obama's administration in 2015, barred internet... >>>

Tsikhanouskaïa calls on his compatriots to amplify the general strike

Tuesday  23:10,   27 october 2020

BELARUS-ELECTION: Tsikhanouskaïa calls on his compatriots to amplify the general strike © Reuters / HANNIBAL HANSCHKE TSIKHANOUSKAÏA CALLS ON HIS COMPATRIOTS TO AMPLENATE THE STRIKE Xeuterskaya (Reuters / HANNIBAL HANSCHKE) TSIKHANOUSKAÏA TO... >>>

The F(x)tec Pro1-X is a nerdy phone for nerdy people

Tuesday  22:35,   27 october 2020

In 2019, a little known company by the name of F(x)tec released the Pro 1, a modern take on the QWERY phones of yesteryear. For a second act, the company is teaming up with XDA Developers, a community of mobile software developers, to release the... >>>

You Won't Have to Upgrade Mophie's New Battery Pack When You Change Phones

Tuesday  22:35,   27 october 2020

It doesn’t matter what mobile device you use, battery life is always limited and always a struggle. Mophie’s Juice Packs, which strap an additional battery to the back of your smartphone using a form-fitting case, dramatically expand battery life,... >>>