5 living ex-presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concert – WJLA

FILE – In this Jan. 7, 2009 file photo, Then-President George W. Bush, center, poses with President-elect Barack Obama, and former presidents, from left, George H.W. Bush, left, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter, right, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. All five living former U.S. presidents will be attending a concert Saturday night, Oct. 21, 2017, ...

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Google built a new Trojan Horse to get inside every aspect of your life – Business Insider

Google CEO Sundar Pichai talked about merging Google AI with software and hardware at the Pixel 2 launch event earlier this month.AP Google is taking hardware seriously after years of experimentation. But it doesn’t have a chance at becoming another Apple or Samsung. Instead, Google’s hardware division will be used to sneak the company’s AI technology into everything else. Suddenly, ...

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Questions and answers on proposed ban on laptops in luggage – Washington Post

WASHINGTON — First the U.S. government temporarily banned laptops in the cabins of some airplanes. Now it is looking to ban them from checked luggage on international flights, citing the risk of potentially catastrophic fires. The Federal Aviation Administration recently recommended that the U.N. agency that sets global aviation standards prohibit passengers from putting laptops and other large personal electronic ...

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Everyone is outraged over sexual harassment, but will this moment bring real change? – Los Angeles Times

Last year, Amazon Studios chief Roy Price decided to cancel “Good Girls Revolt” barely a month after its debut. Set in 1969, the partially fact-based drama followed a group of women journalists fighting for equal opportunity and fending off inappropriate bosses in the workplace; one of the real-life figures it portrayed was Eleanor Holmes Norton, who helped write the first ...

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Fear Of Spiders, Snakes Is An Evolutionary Response: Study – International Business Times

Spiders and snakes make the toughest people on the planet jump. Their popularity in horror films and thrillers has ensured that this fear is projected over time, through generations. But, a recent study has revealed that humans carry an innate fear towards these arachnid and reptilian friends. Scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences (MPI ...

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Apple and AT&T activate LTE Band 8 to give iPhone users in Puerto Rico cellular service by Loon Balloon – TechCrunch

Apple, AT&T, the FCC and Alphabet’s X division have all put into motion efforts to give residents of Puerto Rico more cellular connectivity. Apple has been working with AT&T to extend and activate cell service for users in Puerto Rico. To improve what is a terrible connectivity situation there, it’s going to enable a provisional band of LTE that has ...

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Elon Musk's Boring Company is digging a 10-mile tunnel in Maryland – Ars Technica

Enlarge/ A hyperloop test track built outside SpaceX headquarters. Megan Geuss On Thursday, Maryland officials gave Elon Musk’s Boring Company permission to dig a 10.1-mile tunnel “beneath the state-owned portion of the Baltimore-Washington Parkway, between the Baltimore city line and Maryland 175 in Hanover,” according to the Baltimore Sun. According to Maryland Transportation Secretary Pete Rahn, The Boring Company (which ...

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Alphabet's Project Loon deploys LTE balloons in Puerto Rico – The Verge

Alphabet’s Project Loon has officially deployed its LTE balloons to Puerto Rico, the team announced this afternoon. In a blog penned by Project Loon head Alastair Westgarth, the company says it’s working with the Federal Communications Commission, the Federal Aviation Authority, FEMA, and other cellular spectrum and aviation authorities to bring connectivity to parts of the island still suffering in ...

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