What We Now Know About New York’s First Ebola Case


New York Metropolis reported its first case of the deadly Ebola virus on Thursday, when a well being care employee who volunteered in Guinea fell unwell upon returning residence within the U.S.

Dr. Craig Spencer, 32, is now in isolation at Bellevue Hospital.

Spencer had traveled to Guinea with Docs With out Borders, earlier than returning to New York on Oct. 17. He went about his normal life within the metropolis, even driving the subway, taking an Uber automotive and going bowling within the days earlier than signs emerged

On Friday, well being officers in New York revealed further particulars on Spencer's actions, together with a detailed account of his motion across the metropolis on Oct. 21 and 22 Read more...

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No Switching for You! AT&T Locks the Apple SIM to Its Community


When you use your LTE iPad Air 2 or iPad mini 3 with AT&T, you'd higher be ready to stick with the community. AT&T will lock the Apple SIM card within the system, despite the fact that the cardboard is meant to permit customers to modify networks at will.

Customers started reporting the SIM lockdown because the iPads went on sale Friday, MacRumors first reported. When a consumer first prompts the iPad on AT&T, a message will seem warning them that when they hook up with the community they will not have the ability to change to a different. To modify networks — even whereas touring — a consumer might want to buy a brand new Apple SIM. Read more...

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Sidecar Exams A New “Commute” Service, With Reductions When You Pay For A Week Of Morning Rides

sidecar-selection Ridesharing service SideCar invited me immediately to beta check a brand new function referred to as Sidecar Commute. Right here’s the way it works, as defined on the tester signup web page: You pay $35 for a one-week SideCar Commute Pack, then you'll be able to request a experience each morning that week, and also you’ll get a $15 credit score for that journey. Read More

What Builders Ought to Know About Apple Pay


In our newest Ask a Dev video, iOS Architect Kevin Harwood explains how builders can begin integrating Apple Pay into their apps.

For now, he says, builders ought to concentrate on making use of In-App Buy. Extra info is obtainable on Apple's guidelines

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BONUS: Testing Out Apple Pay In The Huge Apple

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First Function Movie for Oculus Rift Is a Fright Fest


Oculus Rift house owners can now watch a function-size horror movie tailored for digital actuality — a primary for the platform.

Banshee Chapter, which initially debuted on VOD, was tailored to be suitable with the top-mounted show. Produced by Star Trek's Zachary Quinto, the 2013 movie was launched at no cost on the platform Friday.

Banshee Chapter follows a journalist investigating the disappearance of her school good friend, in addition to a mysterious experimental drug that ties the thriller collectively. Loosely based mostly on an H.P. Lovecraft story, it stars Sleepy Hole's Katia Winter, Silence of the Lambs' Ted Levine and True Blood's Michael McMillian. Read more...

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Fallen Canadian Soldier’s Canine Will Reportedly Be Cared for by His Mom


TORONTO — The 2 canine reportedly owned by Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, the Canadian soldier who was killed Wednesday at Ottawa's Nationwide Struggle Memorial, will now be cared for by his mom.

Kathy Cirillo will take care of the German Shepherd mixes, in accordance with CBC News. Nathan's 6-year-old son Marcus, who simply began senior kindergarten, may also be beneath Kathy's care

A photograph of the canine poking their heads beneath a fence at Cirillo's household residence in Hamilton, Ontario, went viral after it was published Thursday

Cirillo's canine. Such a tragic sightpic.twitter.com/LTnPxOMlT6

— molly hayes (@MollyatTheSpec) October 23, 2014

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Learn This Earlier than You Purchase a Aircraft Ticket on Sunday


A current report from the Airways Reporting Company exhibits how the typical worth of tickets varies daily all through the week. In accordance with the research, the typical worth of tickets bought is lowest on Sunday, at $432, and highest on Monday, at $503.

This has led more than one media outlet to report that Sunday is one of the best day for getting the bottom worth on a flight.

It is a tempting conclusion — nevertheless it's wrong.

The report seems at tickets bought to journey brokers, that are extra typically utilized by enterprise vacationers. It's also taking a look at sale costs, not out there fares, which means that the instant want of a flight might have been extra necessary to the purchaser than the perfect deal. Read more...

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Rapping Household Returns With Snoop Dogg-Impressed Halloween Jam


One other vacation, one other deal with from the Holderness household

You could keep in mind this peppy household from their now-well-known video Christmas card that went viral final yr, racking up greater than 14 million views since its debut in December. Since then, the household has been remaking different widespread songs into tacky but lovable household-oriented movies

This time, it is a parody to Snoop Dogg's 1994 hit "Gin and Juice," as a result of nothing captures the essence of household enjoyable trick-or-treating like a music about smoking weed, consuming gin and having intercourse with strangers

Though a center-aged household man rapping to Snoop Dogg could seem cringeworthy, "Kin and Moose" is sort of lovable. Read more...

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These Dothraki Pickup Strains Will Woo Your Superb Khaleesi


Pickup strains can typically work, however whenever you mix them with Game of Thrones, you’re assured to win over a khaleesi

Itali-what? This is the true language of affection

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33 Musical Earworms You Cannot Escape


You understand the routine: Choose a song, end listening to that track, instantly replay that track. Rinse and repeat for the remainder of the day.

We have all skilled earworms — you realize, these infectious jams that you simply simply cannot get out of your head. However there's extra to earworms than simply their repeatability. Composer and producer Joel Beckerman claims that the aim of an earworm is to enliven your day.

"Earworms are your mind's means of placing an gratifying rating behind mundane day by day duties," Beckerman writes in his new e-book THE SONIC BOOM: How Sound Transforms the Way We Think, Feel, and Buy. Read more...

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