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Tidal has become the first music streaming service to enable Dolby Atmos-enhanced tunes to be played via compatible TVs, set-top boxes, soundbars and home theatre systems. After revealing support for the platform on Android mobile devices last year, Tidal is extending support via its app for devices like the Apple TV 4K, Fire Stick 4K, Nvidia Shield or certain Sony...
The UK’s Trading Standards body is trying to shut down sales of a ‘scam’ £339 USB stick that claims to protect people against the oft-debunked threat of 5G mobile internet services. The 5GBioShield claims to offer “quantum holographic catalyser technology” that will provide “balance and harmonisation of the harmful effects of imbalanced electric radiation.” However, the device appears to be little...
These are anxious times for untold millions around the world and Google wants to make it easier to discover information pertaining to those highly unpleasant feelings. The firm is adding a new clinically-validated questionnaire to its search results on anxiety. This will enable those concerned parties to conduct a self-assessment into whether they’re suffering from an anxiety disorder. A link to...
City government systems in Minneapolis were temporarily brought down by a cyberattack early Thursday at the same time the city was grappling with raging protests over the police killing of George Floyd.A spokesperson for the city told The Hill that some of the city’s public websites and systems were temporarily shut down by a denial of service (DoS) attack,...
Illustration by João FazendaThere, yet again, were the flames. Before the furious conflagrations erupted in Minneapolis, the final weeks of May had already seemed like the answer to a grim math problem: What is the product of a crisis multiplied by a crisis? The official mortality count of the COVID-19 outbreak in the United States swept toward a hundred...
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Tens of thousands of mosques across Saudi Arabia reopened Sunday for the first time in more than two months, with worshipers ordered to follow strict guidelines to prevent the spread of the coronavirus as Islam’s holiest site in Mecca remained closed to the public.The Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem, Islam’s holiest site outside of...
Far-right extremists are showing up, with guns, to the protests against police brutality that have exploded across the country. Others are egging on the violence from behind their computers, urging followers to carry out acts of violence against black protesters with the goal of sparking a “race war.” Their presence makes an uneasy addition...
The healthiest underwear fabric for your vagina? Good old cotton, says Dr. Wider. In general, synthetic materials like nylon, polyester, and spandex trap heat and moisture, while cotton is breathable and wicks away moisture, she says. Not only will...