News

Steps For Making Successful A Lot Easier

Getting a dog is a big deal, and it requires some serious thought. As with any relationship, the time you spend with your dog should show commitment. You need to do this the right way so you do not have issues later on. If you have gotten a dog that you must train thoroughly you […]

Sport

Rockets reportedly do not want to follow ‘the process,’ will not dump veterans for picks

Rockets players are at the heart of a lot of trade rumors swirling around the league; the team has lost 13 in a row heading into the All-Star break and is headed for a rebuild after the trade of James Harden. However, the Rockets and GM Rafael Stone are looking for a quality young player […]

Lifestyle

Research uncovers new potential target for ovarian cancer therapies

Promoting gamma delta T cell response could be an effective strategy for treating advanced ovarian cancer, according to research by an international team from Karolinska Institutet, Menoufia University in Egypt, and the Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden. Their work has been published in Science Translational Medicine. There are fewer than 250,000 cases of ovarian […]

Business

Porsche to participate in fundraising of electric supercar maker Rimac

Volkswagen unit Porsche is participating in a financing round of Rimac Automobili that will see the electric supercar maker raise 130 million-150 million euros ($157 million-$181 million), its owner Mate Rimac told weekly Automobilwoche. The fundraising should be completed in two to three months and another round is planned at the end of the year, […]

Technology

Crusader Kings 3’s next update will let you torture people with your awful poetry

Beautiful, awful randomly generated poetry is coming to Medieval grand strategy game Crusader Kings 3 as part of its next update, and players will even be able to torture enemies into submission with the very worst of their verse. Expanding substantially on Crusader Kings 2’s Poet trait, Crusader Kings 3’s attempt will bring reworked stats, […]

News

Minneapolis prepares for potential unrest ahead of trial in the killing of George Floyd

MINNEAPOLIS — There’s the fenced-off government buildings downtown. Cars parked in the middle of the street where residents stand watch over George Floyd’s memorial on the city’s south side. Parts of east and north Minneapolis appear at times quiet and tense. Some businesses have boarded up or shut down. Nearly a year of peaceful protests, […]

Sport

Kyrie Irving misses All-Star media session

The NBA is holding an All-Star game in order to make money by promoting the league’s top players to a global audience. That process includes All-Stars speaking to the media (including many international reporters). But Nets guard Kyrie Irving skipped his press conference today. Joe Vardon of The Athletic: Marc Berman of the New York […]

Lifestyle

Quick to smile: Study shows speed of expression offers vital visual cues

The speed at which we produce facial expressions plays an important role in our ability to recognize emotions in others, according to new research at the University of Birmingham. A team in the University’s School of Psychology carried out research which showed that people tend to produce happy and angry expressions more rapidly, while sad […]

Business

Aramco seeks one-year extension on $10 billion loan

Saudi Aramco has asked banks to extend by a year a $10 billion loan it raised last May, two sources familiar with the matter said, suggesting that rebounding crude prices are not pushing the oil giant to reduce debt for the time being. The sources confirmed a report by Loan Pricing Corporation, a fixed-income news […]

Technology

Maquette review – ingenious but unfocused recursive puzzling

Superliminal meets The Unfinished Swan in an admirable debut effort from Graceful Decay, that’s best when it sticks to the ingenous premise. There’s an acute kind of horror to being very, very small. A lot of it’s in the timing, I think: the time it takes just to get anywhere is so long, so monotonous […]