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The Web is sort of actually a worry manufacturing unit.
Yahoo shared the highest 10 phobias its customers looked for over the previous month, simply in time for Halloween. (Which reminds us, there's such a factor as worry of Halloween, referred to as "samhainophobia." In order that's enjoyable.)
Topping the listing is agoraphobia, which is an nervousness dysfunction during which individuals worry being trapped in conditions or locations that trigger panic. So perhaps work as much as haunted homes one other yr... Read more...
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SEOUL, South Korea — A South Korean man concerned in planning an outside pop live performance the place sixteen individuals have been killed after falling by means of a air flow grate was discovered lifeless Saturday in an obvious suicide, officers stated, as docs handled eight others dealing with life-threatening accidents from the catastrophe.
The person, 37, an worker of the Gyeonggi Institute of Science and Know-how Promotion, was discovered lifeless at round 7 a.m. in Seongnam, the town south of Seoul the place Friday's accident occurred, stated metropolis spokesman Kim Nam-jun.
The location of his dying was not removed from the place sixteen individuals watching a efficiency by 4Minute, a women band that's widespread throughout Asia, have been killed when the air flow grate they have been standing on collapsed. Eleven different individuals have been critically injured. Read more...
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If life was like Toy Story, and once we fell asleep, all of our inanimate objects abruptly got here to life, the Pad & Quill Attache bag can be some tremendous combo of each Woody and Buzz Lightyear. Socially, this bag can be the top honcho. With a fantastic, hand-crafted (and signed by that hand) leather-based exterior, the Attache laptop computer bag feels barely Previous-World. It’s a basic,… Read More
From egg freezing to Apple’s iPad and iMac debut occasion in Cupertino, listed here are the highest tales from 10/eleven to 10/17. 1. Edward Snowden carried out a distant interview as a part of the New Yorker Pageant, the place he was requested a few variants on the query of what we will do to guard our privateness. He defined that along with looking for out encryption instruments, individuals who care about… Read More
HAMILTON, Bermuda — Hurricane Gonzalo crushed timber, flattened energy strains and broken Bermuda's primary hospital throughout an hours-lengthy battering. It was the second time in lower than every week that a highly effective storm has hit the tiny British territory.
The storm's middle crossed over Bermuda throughout Friday night time and its winds and heavy surf have been nonetheless whipping on the island early Saturday as Gonzalo moved northward over the Atlantic.
Forecasters warned of the hazard of a storm surge of 10 ft (three meters) that would trigger widespread flooding, however a full evaluation of damages probably would not come till daylight. Read more...
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ExxonMobil blasted fossil gasoline divestment advocates as "out of step with actuality," in a current blog post. Activists, who need nonprofit establishments reminiscent of universities and church buildings to dump their inventory in fossil gasoline corporations, celebrated in response by deciphering Exxon's criticism as an indication that current divestment victories are troubling power corporations
Exxon's weblog publish revealed final week got here amid a profitable month for the divestment motion, with the Swedish metropolis of Orebro divesting from fossil fuels along with the College of Glasgow. Stanford introduced its divestment from coal in Might. Read more...
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Fitbit has prevented one other recall of its merchandise by agreeing to tell consumers that the brand new Fitbit Flex might include nickel, an allergen.
The warning, as first reported by the New York Times, prompted the Shopper Product Security Fee to not recall the Fitbit Flex
It additionally comes after the maker of health wearables recalled tens of millions of its Fitbit Pressure product earlier this yr. In February, Fitbit introduced a refund program for that wi-fi exercise-monitoring wristband. The chrome steel casing, strap supplies and different elements brought on rashes, blistering and redness amongst some customers, the security fee announced in March Read more...
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In case you understand as October passes by that you simply don’t have the time or emotional fortitude to observe each single installment of the Halloween collection, YouTube channel CineFix has your again.
They summarize all ten films in two minutes within the above animated clip, together with Jamie Lee Curtis' inexplicable return from the lifeless, the usually-forgotten proven fact that Paul Rudd was in Halloween: The Curse of Mike Myers and Rob Zombie’s regrettable involvement within the franchise.
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Apple wrapped up its huge product bulletins for 2014 this week with the arrival of latest iPads, iMacs and OS X Yosemite software program. CEO Tim Prepare dinner made it fairly clear on stage that the corporate is completed with its main information for the yr, and business insiders inform Mashable the identical factor.
So if all is claimed and executed for 2014, the place on the planet is HomeKit and why did not see an Apple TV software program replace, which is rumored to incorporate HomeKit compatibility and be the hub of the sensible house platform) on the presentation?
There's one easy reply: HomeKit is simply not prepared. Sources affirm that system producers are nonetheless within the early levels of turning into HomeKit licensed by Apple, and we in all probability will not see the primary batch of merchandise for Apple's residence automation platform till subsequent yr Read more...
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Hundreds of protesters shut down main streets in Acapulco, Mexico on Friday, demanding the protected return of forty three college students from a rural educating school who went lacking on Sept. 26.
A caravan of greater than 20 buses from the school joined different protesters from the state's academics' union for the peaceable demonstration, three weeks after the scholars have been reportedly taken away by native police and members of a drug gang.
#Foto #AsiSeVio Marcha por normalistas en #Acapulco #Ayotzinapa #CasoIguala http://t.co/mOEUjZ5TTC pic.twitter.com/PZJf7HVJdJ
— El Common (@El_Universal_Mx) October 17, 2014 Read more...
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