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Netflix is sucking us into watching Adam Sandler more than ever - CNET  CNET · 13 hours
Netflix dropped more nuggets about how much we binge its originals, this time for Murder Mystery, The Perfect Date, Always Be My... more
Bianca Devins murder images flood Instagram  BBC · 2 days
Instagram is struggling to remove graphic images of the body of a 17-year-old girl. more
Coupled exploration of light and matter  PHYS.ORG · 3 days
n quasiparticles known as polaritons, states of light and matter are strongly coupled. The group of Prof. Ataç İmamoğlu has now developed a new approach to study nonlinear optical properties of polaritons in strongly correlated electronic... more
Eric Michels murder: Serial killer Stephen Port's drug dealer convicted  BBC · 3 days
Gerald Matovu, who sold drugs to serial killer Stephen Port, gave his victim an overdose of GHB. more
Coupled exploration of light and matter  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
In quasiparticles known as polaritons, states of light and matter are strongly coupled. Scientists have now developed a new approach to study nonlinear optical properties of polaritons in strongly correlated electronic states. In doing so, they... more
Eric Michels murder: 'Grindr thief' guilty of businessman murder  BBC · 3 days
Gerald Matovu, who sold drugs to serial killer Stephen Port, gave his victim an overdose of GHB. more
Salvadoran accused of abortion faces retrial, hefty sentence  ABC NEWS · 3 days
A young woman who birthed a baby into a toilet in El Salvador faces up to 30 years in prison for murder in a case that has drawn international attention because of... more
Original Content podcast: Netflix thriller ‘Point Blank’ underwhelms  TechCrunch · 4 days
“Point Blank,” a new Netflix original film, stars Frank Grillo and Anthony Mackie as a criminal and a nurse thrown together by circumstances — Abe (played by Grillo) is struck by a... more
Exploring the neuroanatomy of a murderer  MNT · 5 days
A recent brain imaging study peeks inside the brains of convicted killers. The researchers identify a number of telling differences. more
Medical News Today: Exploring the neuroanatomy of a murderer  MNT · 5 days
A recent brain imaging study peeks inside the brains of convicted killers. The researchers identify a number of telling differences. more
Study explores the effects of near-miss experiences associated with 9/11 terrorist attacks  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 days
People who narrowly avoid disaster do not necessarily escape tragedy unharmed, and their knowledge of the victims' fate shapes how survivors respond to traumatic... more
Survivors' near-miss experiences on 9/11 linked to post-traumatic stress  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 days
People who narrowly avoid disaster do not necessarily escape tragedy unharmed, and their knowledge of the victims' fate shapes how survivors respond to traumatic events, according to results that explore... more
How plague pathogens trick the immune system  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 days
Yersinia have spread fear and terror, especially in the past, but today they have still not been completely eradicated. The bacteria inject various enzymes, including YopO, into the macrophages of the immune system. There... more
Twitter updates hate speech rules to include dehumanizing speech around religion  TechCrunch · 1 week
Against a backdrop of rising violence against religious minorities around the world, Twitter today said that it would update its hateful conduct rules to include dehumanizing... more
Flaws in hospital anesthesia and respiratory devices allow remote tampering  TechCrunch · 1 week
Security researchers have found a vulnerability in a networking protocol used in popular hospital anesthesia and respiratory machines, which they say if exploited could be used to maliciously... more
Google Trends email alerts suspended in New Zealand after revealing murder suspect  9to5Google · 2 weeks
Email alerts from Google Trends can be a handy way to keep up with a specific topic on the web, but sometimes it can... more
Google suspends Trends email alerts in New Zealand after breaching court order  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Google has backed down in a spat with the New Zealand government after its email alert system Trends breached a court order suppressing details... more
Google Backs Down After New Zealand Murder Case Gaffe  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Google agreed Friday to change how it publishes New Zealand news after top officials lashed out at Google for breaching court suppression orders in a high-profile murder case. more
Google backs down after New Zealand murder case gaffe  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Google agreed Friday to change how it publishes New Zealand news after top officials in Wellington lashed the US tech giant for breaching court suppression orders in a high-profile murder... more
New Zealand slams Google over murder case gaffe  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Google was accused of "giving the middle finger" by New Zealand's Justice Minister Thursday, after the US tech giant refused to tighten publication standards after breaching court suppression orders in a high-profile... more
Google Slammed by New Zealand Over Murder Case Gaffe  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Google was accused of "giving the middle finger" by New Zealand's Justice Minister Thursday, after the US tech giant refused to tighten publication standards. more
VC-turned-renowned executive coach Jerry Colonna on the unsorted baggage of CEOs  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Jerry Colonna was a good venture capitalist. Still, when he became engulfed in a dangerous depression after the dot.com bubble’s burst — owing to the economic... more
Murder in the Paleolithic? Evidence of violence behind human skull remains  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
New analysis of the fossilized skull of an Upper Paleolithic man suggests that he died a violent death, according to a new study. more
Cold Case Closed: Scientists Pin 33,000-Year-Old Murder on a Left-Handed Paleo Killer  LIVE SCIENCE · 2 weeks
One of the coldest cases on record — a man's mysterious death about 33,000 years ago — has finally been solved: a left-handed murderer... more
Murder in the Paleolithic? Evidence of violence behind human skull remains  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
New analysis of the fossilized skull of an Upper Paleolithic man suggests that he died a violent death, according to a study published July 3, 2019... more
Brain injury common in domestic violence  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Domestic violence survivors commonly suffer repeated blows to the head and strangulation, trauma that has lasting effects that should be widely recognized by advocates, health care providers, law enforcement and others who are in a position... more
Brain injury found to be common among domestic violence survivors  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
Domestic violence survivors commonly suffer repeated blows to the head and strangulation, trauma that has lasting effects that should be widely recognized by advocates, health care providers, law... more
Internet restored in Ethiopia 10 days after assassinations  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Ethiopia has begun restoring internet access Tuesday, 10 days after it was cut following the assassinations of six top government officials. more
Internet restored in Ethiopia 10 days after assassinations  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Ethiopia has begun restoring internet access 10 days after it was cut following the assassinations of 6 top government officials more
12 new science fiction and fantasy books to check out this July  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
My colleague Chaim Gartenberg recently reviewed Sarah Gailey’s debut novel Magic for Liars, prompting me to bump it further up my to-read list. I’m... more
Court won't halt suits against doctor over drug dose deaths  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
A court declined to pause proceedings in wrongful-death lawsuits against a doctor charged with 25 counts of murder and the Ohio hospital system where he worked more
Tech giants face questions on hate speech going into debates  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
Executives of Facebook, Google and Twitter faced questioning by a House panel Wednesday on their efforts to stanch terrorist content and viral misinformation on their social media platforms. more
Tech giants face questions on hate speech going into debates  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Executives of Facebook, Google and Twitter faced questioning by a House panel Wednesday on their efforts to stanch terrorist content and viral misinformation on their social media platforms. more
Virginia couple charged with homicide in baby overdose death  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Two Virginia parents have been charged with homicide and neglect in the death of their two-month-old baby who died from a suspected overdose of heroin and cocaine more
The Sinking City and the best Lovecraft video games - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
From Call of Cthulhu to Alone in the Dark, Lovecraftian terrors and video games go hand-in-hand. more
The Sinking City and the best Lovecraft games - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
From Call of Cthulhu to Alone in the Dark, Lovecraftian terrors and video games go hand-in-hand. more
Food insufficiency, impulsivity, drinking, and childhood trauma related to IPV perpetration  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Intimate partner violence (IPV) – commonly known as domestic violence, and long associated with drinking – is a significant public health problem. more
Honda Mean Mower is 200 horsepower of bladed terror - Roadshow  CNET · 4 weeks
This is a lawn mower than can accelerate as fast as a supercar, yet it feels anything but car-like when you're behind the wheel. more
Empire of Sin: Everything you need to know  Windows Central · 4 weeks
Cigars, crime, a few stray bullets, and lounge singing...What could go wrong? Empire of Sin takes place in the Chicago crime network of the 1920s. In an era of flappers and gangsters,... more
Honda Mean Mower is the most terrifying thing on four wheels video - Roadshow  CNET · 4 weeks
The gasoline-powered terror is a 150-mph lawnmower that lacks a seat belt and a roll cage. more
How in times of trouble animals also stand together  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Faced with potential violence from rival factions, dwarf mongoose groupmates pull together and behave more cooperatively, according to new research. more
The complex issue of returning Islamic State fighters  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A new paper from The Australian National University (ANU) warns we need to look beyond stripping citizenship from Islamic State fighters seeking to return to Australia as an approach to dealing with... more
How in times of trouble animals also stand together  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Faced with potential violence from rival factions, dwarf mongoose groupmates pull together and behave more co-operatively, according to new research by University of Bristol researchers published today. more
Facebook and Twitter will testify on terrorist content, report says - CNET  CNET · 4 weeks
Twitter and Facebook will also reportedly testify on misinformation before the House Homeland Security Committee. more
Colonial genocide is a composite act: A human rights analysis  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Canada is currently embroiled in a debate about whether the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls should have used the word "genocide" to describe... more
$4.5M in settlements over deaths tied to doc in murder case  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
An Ohio hospital system has reached nearly $4.5 million in settlements so far over the deaths of patients who allegedly received excessive painkiller doses ordered by... more
Novel microfluidic device captures and isolates circulating tumor cell clusters  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Cancer touches nearly everyone in one way or another, and regrettably, it will claim another 600,000 lives in the U.S. in 2019, according to the American Cancer Society.... more
Since season 1, Jessica Jones has struggled to mix horror with superheroes  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
Significant spoilers ahead for season 1 of Jessica Jones. The horror and superhero genres approach the world from opposite directions. Horror is meant to... more
11-year-old California girl says her iPhone 6 exploded, Apple investigating
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An Amazon engineer made an AI-powered cat flap to stop his cat from bringing home dead animals
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