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Epic Itself Leaks ‘Fortnite’ Season 10 Super Mech And New Rust Lord Style
Epic, of all people, has leaked some stuff from Fortnite Season 10, a huge mech vehicle and a Rust Lord refresh.
Jul 31, 2019 23:54 UTC Technology Read More

Three Ways To Fight The Stigma Of Mental Illness
From the mildest and most routine to the most intractable and devastating, people struggling with mental illness are also burdened by others' stereotypes and…
Jul 31, 2019 23:49 UTC Mental-Health Read More

Fitbit's Versa Lite sales were 'weaker than expected'
Fitbit's smartwatch-fueled recovery just hit a setback. The wearable maker reported that its smartwatch revenue dropped 27 percent year-over-year in the second…
Jul 31, 2019 23:47 UTC Business Read More

The Healthiest Ways To Get Six-Pack Abs
Getting, and keeping, movie-star abs requires a long-term commitment to nutrition. Unfortunately, this isn't sustainable - or even particularly healthy - for the…
Jul 31, 2019 23:44 UTC Nutrition Read More

"I accept responsibility"; Former Blackjewel CEO apologizes in letter to employees
The former CEO of Blackjewel LLC posted a letter to employees after bankruptcy left coal miners without paychecks for weeks.
Jul 31, 2019 23:43 UTC Business Read More

Ebola: One year on from Democratic Republic Congo outbreak
Myths and conflict are hampering efforts to stop the disease spreading through a mobile population.
Jul 31, 2019 23:40 UTC Health Read More

What follows the iPhone? Apple accessories might hold the answer
Apple's accessories might hold clues about what comes after the iPhone.
Jul 31, 2019 23:35 UTC Business Read More

The Construction Labor Shortage: Will Developers Deploy Robotics?
Startups are racing to fix the construction productivity problem. Most of the money went towards modular housing companies or software promising to optimize…
Jul 31, 2019 23:33 UTC Entrepreneurship Read More

Netflix Physical Activity Tracker Being Tested on Android Phones
A Netflix physical activity tracker is being tested on Android users to "see how [it] can improve video playback quality when a member is on the go."
Jul 31, 2019 23:30 UTC Technology Read More

Dunkin, Square earnings — What to know in markets Thursday
Thursday will be another busy day filled with corporate earnings. Two names that investors will be paying attention to include Dunkin' ahead of the opening bell…
Jul 31, 2019 23:22 UTC Markets Read More

Fitbit lowers guidance after Versa Lite disappoints
Fitbit continued solid device growth for Q2, up 31%, year over year, representing a 5% bump in revenue. From that angle, the company's long-term turnaround…
Jul 31, 2019 23:16 UTC Business Read More

Microsoft’s new Mac vs. PC ad gets a guy named ‘Mac Book’ to diss Apple
Apple and Microsoft have a storied history of duking it out on TV, often cleverly sniping at each other in a series of iconic Mac vs. PC ads. But Microsoft's latest…
Jul 31, 2019 23:15 UTC Technology Read More

ByteDance upgrades AI tool to identify vulgar content on news app Jinri Toutiao
ByteDance, the world's most valuable technology start-up, has launched an updated artificial intelligence (AI) tool to better identify violent and sexual *content* on…
Jul 31, 2019 23:15 UTC Artificial-Intelligence Read More

Weed industry scandals show why investors must be 'selective' about their buys, Jim Cramer says
Stay away from companies that only have vague plans pending regulatory approval that are losing a lot of money, Jim Cramer says.
Jul 31, 2019 23:10 UTC Business Read More

Patent agencies challenged to accept AI inventor
At first glance, there is nothing special about two particular patent applications filed with agencies around the world this week: the first for a food container; the…
Jul 31, 2019 23:01 UTC Artificial-Intelligence Read More

Parkinson's sufferer had to 'crawl' through Heathrow security
A man with Parkinson's said that he “almost had to crawl” through security at Heathrow airport after a flight delay left him without medication, affecting his mobility…
Jul 31, 2019 23:00 UTC Health Read More

Oil Trapped In Narrow Price Band
Oil prices appear to be trapped within a relatively narrow range, squeezed between competing forces on both the upside and downside.
Jul 31, 2019 22:59 UTC Business Read More

Report: Boise ZIP code among the 'hottest' in the nation when it comes to home sales
BOISE, Idaho — For the second year in a row, a West Boise ZIP code has landed on the 2019 Hottest ZIP Codes Report, released Wednesday by
Jul 31, 2019 22:56 UTC Business Read More

Actually Interesting: A machine can make decisions, but can it ever understand why?
In the second episode of Actually Interesting, The Spinoff's new monthly podcast exploring the effect AI has on our lives, Russell Brown explores how aware…
Jul 31, 2019 22:44 UTC Artificial-Intelligence Read More

Key Amazon Exec Who Oversees Video Streaming Taking Leave Of Absence
Jeff Blackburn, who as Amazon's SVP Business and Corporate Development is the key executive overseeing the company's streaming *service* and is seen as…
Jul 31, 2019 22:37 UTC Business Read More

The jobs market is hot, but 2 areas bear watching
Economists expect the U.S. labor market to remain strong in the face of global headwinds — but warn that small business jobs and wage growth bear watching.
Jul 31, 2019 22:29 UTC Markets Read More

'Computer, End Program': Sandbox VR Announces 'Star Trek' Holodeck Experience
Sandbox VR has partnered with CBS Interactive to develop a virtual reality experience inspired by the Holodeck from "Star Trek." The “Star Trek: Discovery Away…
Jul 31, 2019 22:23 UTC Virtual-Reality Read More

Dow Jones Futures: Fed, Apple Teach Stock Market Rally Lessons; Twilio, Qualcomm Move On Earnings
Dow Jones futures: The stock market rally and Apple stock breakout fizzled on the Fed rate cut outlook. But Wednesday's action taught key investing lessons.
Jul 31, 2019 22:17 UTC Markets Read More


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