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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
Apple expands authorized repairs to ~1,000 Best Buy stores – TechCrunch
Since 2001, Apple has staked its claim across the world with its own first-party brick and mortar locations. But the U.S. is a big country, and the 270 or so stores can only cover so much ground. In the past three years, the company says it has expanded repair coverage t...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
This neural network detects whether faces have been Photoshopped – TechCrunch
Using Photoshop and other image manipulation software to tweak faces in photos has become common practice, but it’s not always made clear when it’s been done. Berkeley and Adobe researchers have created a tool that not only can tell when a face has been Photoshopped, but...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
West Ham should push for Llorente | Sportslens
Manuel Pellegrini could be in the market for a new striker after Andy Carroll was released by West Ham, and he may not have to look further than Tottenham to sign a like-for-like repla...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
Mitch Marsh and Chadd Sayers sign for Glamorgan and Gloucestershire
10:13 PM ETAlex MalcolmAustralia all-rounder Mitchell Marsh has joined his brother Shaun Marsh as Glamorgan's second overseas signing for the Vitality T20 Blast while Gloucestershire have signed Australia one-Test swing bowler Chadd Sayers for a six-week county championsh...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
With new plan, Biden establishes ambitious climate action as the 2020 standard
Former Vice President Joe Biden revealed his long-awaited climate plan on Tuesday, one that aims to strike a balance between demands from environmental activists and a more centrist approach to climate action. Unveiled June 4, Biden’s plan calls for net-zero greenhouse ga...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
Adaptability may be key in unpredictable World Cup - Kane Williamson
6:21 AM ETThe World Cup is only four games into its first weekend (it will be five after Sunday) but 300 has been crossed only once, and in the other seven innings, the highest total so far has been 209. In his post-match conference in Cardiff, Sri Lanka captain Dimuth Ka...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
Trump has two dozen Democrats who want to take him on in 2020, but still just one Republican
There is a dwindling number of undeclared politicians waiting in the wings who might yet mount a bid to challenge President Donald Trump in 2020. Among Democrats, Stacey Abrams, who lost her bid last year to become Georgia’s governor, is said to still be mulling a run. Fo...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
Chevron’s two-faced approach to electric cars
Just a week after Chevron announced a plan to install electric vehicle (EV) chargers at some California gas stations, it has been revealed that one of the company’s lobbyists has been pushing a secret effort to block charging stations in Arizona. Marian Catedral King, the...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
Colorado governor signs bill expanding drivers’ license access to undocumented immigrants
Colorado Governor Jared Polis (D) signed a bill on Tuesday that would give all state residents access to driver’s licenses and identification cards, regardless of their immigration status. Under the Colorado Road and Community Safety Act, also known as SB 139, driver’s li...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
Easy Transfer processes billions of dollars in tuition for overseas Chinese students – TechCrunch
For a founder building a consumer-facing business, overseas Chinese students might just be one of the most coveted targets: they’re young, well educated and have access to the ‘bank’ of mom and dad. This is a large addressable audience since millions of Chinese families s...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
Mauricio Pochettino comments on Tottenham target Gareth Bale | Sportslens
Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has spoken highly of Gareth Bale who could leave Real Madrid in the summer transfer window. Bale’s future at Madrid is under doubt after Zine...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
Best Buy cancels Samsung Galaxy Fold preorders – TechCrunch
Samsung is taking its time bringing the Galaxy Fold back to market. And frankly, that’s probably for the best. The Note debacle from a few years back was an important lesson about what happens when you rush a product back to market. That one resulted in a second recall — ...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
Liam Plunkett was 'pacing the room' ahead of World Cup confirmation
10:46 AM ETAt the age of 34, and with more wickets since the 2015 World Cup than any other England fast bowler, Liam Plunkett probably knew deep down that he had both the experience and the statistics to justify his retention in England's 15-man squad for the tournament s...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
Myneral.me wins the TechCrunch Hackathon at VivaTech – TechCrunch
It’s been a long night at VivaTech. The building hosted a very special competition — the TechCrunch Hackathon in Paris. Hundreds of engineers and designers got together to come up with something cool, something neat, something awesome. The only condition was that they onl...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
Google Display & Video 360 adds more tools to streamline cross-screen TV buys - Marketing Land
In an effort to scale advertising opportunities through connected TV, Google introduced Tuesday a batch of new tools available in Digital & Video 360 – the company’s programmatic buying platform.The new tools take on a three-pronged approach with the intent of giving ...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
NFL experts debate: The most underrated moves of the offseason
7:15 AM ETESPN NFL ExpertsWith the NFL draft and rookie minicamps in the rearview mirror, the frenzy of offseason moves is mostly over. Next up this offseason? The spring owners meetings, which kick off next week, and mandatory team minicamps, which begin June 4.Our panel...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - almost 2 years ago
They did their time. They regained the vote. Florida is taking it away again.
Coral Nichols will be eligible to vote again when she is 188 years old. That’s the estimate, at least, if she pays the state of Florida $100 per month to satisfy her nearly $190,000 debt. Nichols is one of 1.4 million people with felony convictions in Florida who had thei...continued
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B9fae85d63d3cf084c4f15cdbd0ccaba Giles @Giles - about 2 years ago
Watch Rocket Lab launch its second orbital mission of 2019 late tonight – TechCrunch
Fast-growing launch provider Rocket Lab is launching its second orbital payload of the year late tonight by our reckoning, early in the evening at the launch site in New Zealand. It will carry three experimental satellites to low Earth orbit, and you can watch it live. Th...continued
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