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Time to up your Instagram stories game with AR effects

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Get ready to see your friends turn into a Terminator and take a selfie in outer space as Instagram adds augmented reality (AR) effects. Much like the visual tricks seen in smartphone games like Pokemon Go, which allows players to see Pikachu and pals as if they were appearing in the real world, Instagram users Read More

Coach and Givenchy apologize for not knowing that Hong Kong and Taiwan are part of China

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Luxury brands Coach and Givenchy have rushed to reassure Chinese customers that they respect China’s territorial integrity after they found themselves in hot water over products listing Hong Kong and Taiwan as separate countries. The news comes less than a day after Italian fashion giant Versace issued an apology over the same kind of mishap, Read More

Las Vegas ‘vigilante’ plotted to recruit killer squads to murder gays & Jews

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A 23yo Las Vegas man is facing ten years behind bars for plotting terrorist attacks against the Jewish and LGBT communities and attempting to hire armed hit squads to carry out the atrocities. Conor Climo was arrested by the FBI on Thursday as he was seeking to recruit an eight-man sniper team to assassinate members Read More

Take Five: The devil’s in the data

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LONDON (Reuters) – 1/ READY FOR A SCARY EURO ZONE GDP SHOW? FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., August 6, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Fears of a major downturn in euro zone powerhouse Germany grew this week following “scary” industrial output figures for June Read More

A lack of robot diversity is poisoning our soon-to-be overlords with bigotry, study warns

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There’s a new player in the Oppression Olympics – robots. Once thought to be above such petty human concerns, our would-be overlords have been tainted by their human creators with the original sin of racism, a new study claims. Most of the robots coming off the assembly line are white, and this is problematic, according Read More

Hamza, Osama bin Laden’s son, is ‘dead’

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Osama bin Laden’s son Hamza – a potential successor as al Qaeda leader – is believed to be dead, according to a US official. When asked about the claims, President Donald Trump said: “I don’t want to comment on that.” The official was speaking anonymously to Reuters and did not give any more details. Believed Read More

Katy Perry’s hit single copied from Christian rap song, jury rules

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Katy Perry’s hit Dark Horse was copied from a Christian rap song, a jury has unanimously ruled. Marcus Gray and two co-authors sued the pop star five years ago, claiming her 2013 track stole from their 2009 song Joyful Noise. The nine-member jury in Los Angeles sided with Gray – and the next stage will Read More

LAGCOE announces winners of 2019 new technology showcase

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7/29/2019 LAFAYETTE, LA- LAGCOE leadership has announced the winners of its New Technology Showcase, which will be featured at the 2019 Technical Exposition and Conference, October 9-11 in New Orleans. This year will mark the fifth iteration of the New Technology Showcase, which was created to provide innovative exhibitors with an opportunity to share new Read More

No place for Russia in Time’s remake of iconic 1968 Moon Race cover

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With Moon missions fascinating humanity again, the Time covered its new issue with those rushing to the Earth’s satellite. But it seems that politics got the better of the magazine, as only the US and China made it to the cover. Known for its impactful covers, the magazine decided to remake its iconic “Race to Read More