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India have plenty of selection headaches going into the second Test

India have plenty of selection headaches going into the second Test
It's not often that a team decides to drop their vice-captain, who also happens to be one of the most successful batsmen in the team, especially overseas. It's also not often that a team from India decides to play only five proper batsmen in the first Test match on a tour to South Africa, and…

The Blacklist recap: ‘The Informant’

The Blacklist recap: ‘The Informant’
The Blacklist type TV Show Current Status In Season seasons 2 run date 09/23/13 performer James Spader broadcaster NBC genre Drama “You said that once you cross over, there are things in the darkness that can keep your heart from ever feeling the light ever again.” –Donald Ressler, quoting Raymond Reddington So, we’re basically just…

Ellen DeGeneres gets emotional as she FaceTimes Oprah following deadly mudslides

Ellen DeGeneres gets emotional as she FaceTimes Oprah following deadly mudslides
Ellen DeGeneres and Oprah Winfrey joined together to discuss the Montecito mudslides that have brought deadly destruction to their neighborhood in Santa Barbara County, California. The death toll from Tuesday’s mudslides currently stands at 17. DeGeneres, 59, became very emotional during an episode of her daytime talk show, airing Thursday, as she shared how she and her wife…

9-1-1 recap: ‘Let Go’

9-1-1 recap: ‘Let Go’
9-1-1 type TV Show genre Drama run date 01/03/18 creator Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk performer Connie Britton, Peter Krause, Angela Bassett broadcaster Fox seasons 1 Current Status In Season We’re only two episodes into Ryan Murphy’s new procedural, yet we’re already pushing 9-1-1‘s three very capable leads to the background in order to give Buck…

The X-Files recap: ‘This’

The X-Files recap: ‘This’
The X-Files type TV Show genre Drama, Mystery, Sci-fi performer Gillian Anderson, David Duchovny author Chris Carter broadcaster Fox seasons 11 Current Status In Season tvpgr TV-14 Now “This” is more like it. Last week’s sloppy premiere got season 11 off to a rough start, but the state of The X-Files is looking much brighter…

Rick Springfield reveals his continued struggle with depression, suicidal thoughts

Rick Springfield reveals his continued struggle with depression, suicidal thoughts
Rick Springfield revealed he considered suicide as recently as last year. The “Jessie’s Girl” singer, 68, opened up about his lifelong battle with depression in a new interview on SiriusXM’s Feedback, airing Thursday, and shared that he struggled with thoughts of suicide. “Last year I was close to it, really close to it,” Springfield told…

Vikings recap: ‘The Joke’

Vikings recap: ‘The Joke’
Vikings type TV Show genre ActionAdventure run date 03/03/13 performer Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen broadcaster History Channel seasons 5 Current Status In Season tvpgr TV-14 Ivar slithers towards his flagship, a demon ready to haunt his enemies. “Now I can finally fulfill my promise to the gods and kill Lagertha!” he tells his…

Turning brain signals into useful information

Turning brain signals into useful information
FOR those who reckon that brain-computer interfaces will never catch on, there is a simple answer: they already have. Well over 300,000 people worldwide have had cochlear implants fitted in their ears. Strictly speaking, this hearing device does not interact directly with neural tissue, but the effect is not dissimilar. A processor captures sound, which…

PRESS RELEASE: Pineapple Fund Offers $4 Million Matching Grant to MAPS

PRESS RELEASE: Pineapple Fund Offers $4 Million Matching Grant to MAPS
Written on January 10, 2018.   PRESS RELEASE: Pineapple Fund Offers $4 Million Matching Grant to MAPS Cryptocurrency philanthropist hopes to inspire others to complete funding for Phase 3 clinical trials of MDMA-assisted psychotherapy for PTSD CONTACT:Brad Burge, Director of Strategic Communications, MAPSThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to…

Announcing Sourcegraph Server 2.4: free, powerful search for your private code

Announcing Sourcegraph Server 2.4: free, powerful search for your private code
Sourcegraph Server 2.4 is here. It is now free for unlimited users and repositories, can be installed in minutes with a single docker run command, and is easily configurable in the new web-based site admin. This release also includes many performance and bug fixes, plus a better interface for monitoring search results. Sourcegraph Server gives…

Incredible ‘Hypatia’ Stone Contains Compounds Not Found in the Solar System

Incredible ‘Hypatia’ Stone Contains Compounds Not Found in the Solar System
MARIO DI MARTINO/INAF OSSERVATORIO ASTROFYSICO DI TORINO Advertisement - Continue Reading Below The Hypatia stone is only a few centimeters across, broken into pebble fragments, but it may very well be the most interesting rock in the world. Named for Hypatia of Alexandria, the first prominent Western woman astronomer and mathematician, the colorful rock was…

Ninth Circuit Doubles Down: Violating a Website’s Terms of Service Is...

Ninth Circuit Doubles Down: Violating a Website’s Terms of Service Is Not a Crime
Good news out of the Ninth Circuit: the federal court of appeals heeded EFF’s advice and rejected an attempt by Oracle to hold a company criminally liable for accessing Oracle’s website in a manner it didn’t like. The court ruled back in 2012 that merely violating a website’s terms of use is not a crime under…