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Keeping In Mind the Brian O’Driscoll deal with which surprised South African rugby and left tough guy Danie Rossouw on a stretcher

The 2009 British and Irish Lions Trip of South Africa will permanently be engraved into the history books as one of the most...

De-Escalation Retains Protesters and Police Safer

This article was published in partnership with The Marshall Project, a nonprofit news organization covering the U.S. criminal justice system. MINNEAPOLIS — Last Wednesday, Marcell Harris was hit by a rubber bullet. He had joined the second day of protests in this city over the killing of George Floyd, a black man who died after…

Protests grow to be fertile floor for on-line disinformation

A fake story began circulating Sunday evening into Monday morning, which was then disputed by real journalists as well as a number of bots. Experts say the campaign may have been meant to make people question whether anything they see online is true. Twitter Screenshot hide caption toggle caption Twitter Screenshot The image would shock…

Miss Your Workplace? Some Corporations Are Constructing Digital Replicas

Stay-home orders and the shuttering of workplaces have given corporate employees some respite from getting dragged into time-wasting water-cooler conversations.But some companies and their employees don’t want to leave everything about the office behind, it turns out, and are replicating their offices in “SimCity”-like simulations online.File-transfer service WeTransfer BV opened its virtual space on May…

Trendy Portfolio Idea: A Case Examine on Turnips

And how having friends makes the stalk market a lot more profitable. Turnip is a fascinating addition in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, and arguably what promotes the game’s social aspect from a cute distraction to an absolute necessity (that is, if you want to play optimally). It is the de facto stock market on the…

Mark Zuckerberg commits Fb to $10 million donation to ‘teams engaged on racial justice’

Even as Facebook continues to take a hands-off approach to monitoring violent rhetoric and disinformation on its platform, the company will make a $10 million donation “to groups working on racial justice” in the U.S., according to a late Sunday night post from chief executive Mark Zuckerberg. The commitment from Facebook follows a week of…

Amid protests, US police scanner apps and others noticed document downloads

Downloads of police scanner apps, tools for private communication and mobile safety apps hit record numbers this past weekend in the U.S., amid continued nationwide protests over the police killing of George Floyd, as well as the systemic problems of racial prejudice that plague the American justice system. According to new data from app store…

Zoom is about to massively enhance safety for paying clients

Home News (Image credit: Zoom Video Communications) Zoom has revealed its potential plan to boost the encryption of video calls made by its paying customers including businesses and schools.The video conferencing provider discussed its plans to offer improved encryption for premium users during a recent call with civil liberties groups and organizations fighting sexual abuse.In…

Jadon Sancho and Kai Havertz IN – How Manchester United may look with two big Bundesliga transfers subsequent season

Just when you thought Manchester United were going to land one of the best talents in the Bundesliga, it now looks like they might get two! The Red Devils have been hot on Jadon Sancho for some time and a hat-trick at the weekend, even if it was only against Paderborn, will only make them…

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Reliance Retail buys 96% stake in Urban Ladder for over Rs 182 crore

The deal is expected to help Mukesh Ambani-headed RIL take on players such as Amazon, Flipkart, Ikea, and smaller rival Pepperfry Topics Reliance Retail | Urban Ladder | Reliance Industries Peerzada Abrar  |  Bengaluru  Last Updated at November 16, 2020 03:25 IST Reliance Industries’ (RIL’s) retail arm has acquired 96 per cent stake in Bengaluru-based online furniture retailer Urban…

IT Priorities 2020: European IT budget share reflects home-working challenges brought by Covid

European organisations are being forced to redivert more limited budgets during the pandemic By Karl Flinders, Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly Published: 13 Nov 2020 16:00 Businesses in Europe have cut their IT budgets in response to the Covid-19 pandemic and its ramifications, and have redirected the remainder to address challenges that home-working policies have…

Appeals court rules against El Paso’s shutdown order amid Covid surge

A state appeals court Friday night rejected El Paso County's stay-at-home order, even as the West Texas community requires mobile morgues for its growing number of coronavirus victims. The Eighth District Court of Appeals ruled in favor of the state and local restaurant owners in their case against El Paso County Judge Ricardo Samaniego, telling…

Will Intel Rocket Lake retake the 1T compute and gaming crown?

November 13, 2020 | 11:00 Companies: #intel Earlier this month we commented upon some leaked 11th Gen Rocket Lake desktop CPU benchmarks. They were from the UserBenchmark database, which isn't really a favourite among tech reviewers. However, the signs were that the unknown 8C/16T RKL-S processor could show a pretty clean pair of heels to…