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My Pillow Goblin Sues Dominion for $1.6 Billion, Swears His Pillows Aren’t Filled With Knives

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My Pillow Goblin Sues Dominion for $1.6 Billion, Swears His Pillows Aren't Filled With Knives Americans had prepared today (and also last week) for MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell to unleash his nebulous avant-garde invention, Frank: a social media platform billed as a cross between YouTube and Twitter with elements of newspapers and television, except with free speech. We’ll have to wait a little longer to see the…Read more... Go to Source

Great, We Gave Covid-19 to Otters

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Great, We Gave Covid-19 to Otters Otters have joined the ever-growing list of animals known to be susceptible to the coronavirus behind covid-19. Over the weekend, officials at the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta reported that several of their otters became sick with respiratory symptoms and tested positive for SARS-CoV-2. Thankfully, all are expected to…Read more... Go to Source

Xbox Games Will Be Playable On PC and iOS Starting Tomorrow—If You Score an Invite

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Xbox Games Will Be Playable On PC and iOS Starting Tomorrow—If You Score an Invite Xbox announced this morning its cloud gaming platform is nearly ready for Edge, Google Chrome, and Safari browsers. Starting tomorrow, the company will send out a limited number of invites to Game Pass Ultimate subscribers in 22 countries to take part in the beta.Read more... Go to Source

Is There VR for Senses Other Than Sight?

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Is There VR for Senses Other Than Sight? In an ideal world, virtual reality would be just like regular reality, except without regular reality’s annoying restrictions on human flight, teleportation, endless/consequence-free consumption, etc. As it is VR, it is inescapably VR—you can lose yourself, but only to a point. This has to do partly with the…Read more... Go to Source

Domino’s Has a New Pizza Delivery Robot That Lets You Track Your Order While It Drives It Over

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Domino’s Has a New Pizza Delivery Robot That Lets You Track Your Order While It Drives It Over Domino’s, the eager company that’s always looking for new ways to get you its pizza, is at it again. To ensure that you are not without its pizza, the company has dispatched a delivery robot at one of its stores that it says will take the pizza right to customers.Read more... Go to Source

Crypto Market Plummets Following Week of Coinbase-fueled Hype

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Crypto Market Plummets Following Week of Coinbase-fueled Hype After cryptocurrency prices soared this week amid hype leading up to Coinbase’s direct listing, the market took a nosedive over the weekend. Bitcoin prices tanked by roughly 14% in 24 hours, from $61,530 to $52,829, the token’s biggest one-day drop since February, before rebounding slightly, according to the…Read more... Go to Source

U.S. Federal Investigators Are Reportedly Looking Into Codecov Security Breach, Undetected for Months

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U.S. Federal Investigators Are Reportedly Looking Into Codecov Security Breach, Undetected for Months U.S. federal investigators are purportedly looking into a security breach at Codecov, a platform used to test software code with more 29,000 customers worldwide, Reuters reported on Saturday. The company has confirmed the breach and stated that it went undetected for months. Read more... Go to Source

Regulators Urge Peloton Tread+ Owners to Stop Using Treadmill ‘Immediately,’ and Peloton Is Pissed

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Regulators Urge Peloton Tread+ Owners to Stop Using Treadmill 'Immediately,' and Peloton Is Pissed In the wake of multiple reports of injuries and at least one death involving Peloton’s Tread+ treadmill, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued an “urgent warning” that the product “poses serious risks” to children’s safety and should not be used in households with small children or pets. Read more... Go to Source

PlayStation 5 Is Now the Fastest-Selling Console in U.S. History

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PlayStation 5 Is Now the Fastest-Selling Console in U.S. History Sony’s PlayStation 5 is the fastest-selling gaming console in U.S. history in both unit and dollar sales, according to retail analyst firm The NPD Group. So if you’ve been struggling to get your hands on one since its release last November, scalpers may not be entirely to blame.Read more... Go to Source

Third Date’s the Charm (Maybe): NASA Reschedules First Ingenuity Flight on Mars for Monday

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Third Date’s the Charm (Maybe): NASA Reschedules First Ingenuity Flight on Mars for Monday NASA has given an eager public a new date for the Ingenuity helicopter’s first controlled flight on Mars: Monday, April 19. This would be the third time Ingenuity’s flight has been rescheduled to date, and with some luck, it might be the real deal.Read more... Go to Source