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Nike’s Android App Is Bricking Shoes Because That’s a Headline We Write in 2019

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. A few years ago, I declared that the Internet of Things had hit peak stupid courtesy of a smart toaster. In retrospect, this was clearly ...

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Epic Games Freebie Crashes Because of Missing ‘Steam’ Files

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Epic is currently drowning in Fortnite cash, and it’s using this opportunity to mount a challenge to Steam. For more than a decade, Steam has ...

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Epic Games Freebie Crashes Because of Missing ‘Steam’ Files

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Epic is currently drowning in Fortnite cash, and it’s using this opportunity to mount a challenge to Steam. For more than a decade, Steam has ...

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Sony Doesn’t Have Cross-Play Fortnite Because Other Consoles Suck

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Sony has been playing coy on cross-play for months now, with vague references to technical issues and compatibility concerns, when the company’s reasoning is obvious: ...

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Star Citizen Unveils $27,000 Content Pack, Because of Course

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Star Citizen — the crowdfunded game that’s raised nearly $ 187M from an estimated two million donors — has announced another infamous content pack for ...

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Star Citizen Unveils $27,000 Content Pack, Because of Course

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Star Citizen — the crowdfunded game that’s raised nearly $ 187M from an estimated two million donors — has announced another infamous content pack for ...

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U.S. health care costs up 29% because of obesity

The overall cost of health care in America is up 29%, varying greatly among states, according to a new report from Cornell University. “We have, for the first time, estimated the percentage of health care spending that is devoted to ...

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Vatican to shut off famed fountains because of droughts

It’s an unexpected way of giving drink to the thirsty. The Vatican has turned off its fountains, including its famous waterworks in St. Peters’s Square, for the first time in recent memory as a severe drought hits parts of Italy. ...

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Tupac Shakur told Madonna he dumped her because she's white

Late rap icon Tupac Shakur told Madonna in a hand-written letter from prison that he dumped because the singer is white. Shakur wrote the candid note — currently up for auction — in January 1995, explaining that he never intended ...

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We can’t see inside Fukushima Daiichi because all our robots keep dying

Tepco, the utility company tasked with overseeing cleanup and waste processing for the former Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, hit another snag this week. Last month, we reported on new findings about Reactor #2 that showed it was far more radioactive ...

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