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Why the U.S. Government Just Dropped 10,000 Dead Christmas Trees in a New Orleans Wildlife Refuge

Bales of discarded Christmas trees were dropped in the Bayou Sauvage National Wildlife Refuge on Thursday.Photo: Courtesy Southeast Lousiana Refuges In an annual tradition stretching back more than two decades, on Thursday the National Guard and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service teamed up to drop nearly 10,000 spent Christmas trees into a New Orleans wildlife refuge. Apparently, it’s all ... Read More »

As the Internet turns 30, is it an ‘out-of-control monster’?

MEYRIN, Switzerland: Thirty years ago this month, a young British physician working at a lab near Geneva invented a system for scientists to share information that would ultimately change humanity. But three decades after he invented the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee has warned that his creation has been “hijacked by crooks” that may spell its destruction. Berner-Lee’s old office ... Read More »

‘The Hills’ alum and lifestyle expert Whitney Port eyes her newest challenge in your grocery cart

Whitney Port has some big plans for your family and what you bring home from the grocery store. The former star of MTV reality series “The Hills” and “The City” has been named the chief branding and strategy officer for 1908 Brands, the Boulder, Colorado-based food and home products manufacturer that acquired her women’s nutrition company, Bundle Organics, in July 2018. “Once ... Read More »

Get ready for PUBG Mobile’s zombie mode; here’re the details

The PUBG Mobile is all set to bring the new update 0.11.0 for the lovers of the multiplayer battle royale game. The update will bring together PUBG Mobile and Resident Evil 2 and let the gamers fight against the zombies. The beta update is already out and brings several new improvements including weapons, skins and vehicles. The new weapons include ... Read More »

Christmas tree crash driver three times the drink-driving limit

Kayleigh Sara Mould’s inebriated and inept driving led to an unexpected offering beneath Hamilton’s 27-metre-high Christmas tree – her crashed car. The spectacular incident led to the 35-year-old Cambridge woman making an appearance in the Hamilton District Court on Friday, on charges of careless driving and driving with excess blood alcohol. It was around 9.25pm on Monday, December 17 when Mould was travelling north on Victoria St ... Read More »

India vs Australia: MS Dhoni finishes in Adelaide, the Mahi way

India’s MS Dhoni celebrates hitting the winning runs against Australia during their one-day international cricket match in Adelaide, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (Source: AP Photo) At the post-match presentation in Adelaide, Virat Kohli tried to provide an insight into MS Dhoni’s chase formula, eventually giving up and admitting that the team’s senior-most member has a mind of his own. “He (Dhoni) ... Read More »

Privacy and lifestyle: A change is in the air for Australia’s humble holiday homes

There’s something quintessentially Australian about spending the summer holidays by the beach. Every year, families make the trip to the coastline to escape the scorching heat, catch up with old friends and make new memories. But the traditional beach shack is slowly being replaced by more spacious, luxurious homes, and buyers are also looking for pads in more private locations. ... Read More »

Who Will Lead In The Age Of Artificial Intelligence?

China flag in the center of circuit board, Artificial intelligence of digital illustrationGetty Accelerating trends in artificial intelligence (AI) point to significant geopolitical disruption in the years ahead. Much as mass electrification enabled the rise of the United States and other advanced economies, so AI is poised to reshape the global order. Forecasts suggest that AI will add a massive ... Read More »

Nokia 5.1 Plus is the latest handset to get updated to Android 9 Pie

Vlad 27 December 2018 Nokia Android Firmware Updates Today HMD Global started rolling out the update to Android 9 Pie for the Nokia 5.1 Plus. The company had promised that it would deliver the update by the end of the year, and it has kept its promise, if by just a few days. The new software is version V2.09B, arrives ... Read More »

vivo Y93 arrives with a fingerprint scanner on the back

It is not always easy distinguishing one mid-range vivo smartphone from another. Today, the vivo Y93 arrived in India with a Helio P22 chipset and a fingerprint scanner on the back. This is not the original vivo Y93, launched on November 1 – this is the body of vivo Y95 with the soul of the vivo Y93s. The Indian version ... Read More »