‘STAR Science’ is back!

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Philippine Star

Can The Philippine STAR offer readers more features on lifestyle, culture, education, innovation and other areas of human interest than it already does? An infrequently publicized sector of Philippine society thinks so – the Filipino scientists. The Philippine STAR, once again trailblazing and responding to our needs during these tumultuous times, re-introduces STAR Science, a column that ran in The STAR every Thursday from 2004 to 2014 on a variety of science and technology (S&T) topics written by Filipino scientists and science educators. This S&T column is intended for wide readership, for … Read More “‘STAR Science’ is back!”

Upcoming Tech SPAC Helps Checkers Jump McDonalds

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The Street

By Kirk O’Neil Checkers and Rally’s restaurants will deploy Presto’s automated voice ordering system at company-owned drive-thru locations in 2022. Checkers Drive-In Restaurants has leaped ahead of McDonald’s (MCD) – Get McDonald’s Corporation Report and other fast-food competitors with its plan to roll out hospitality tech provider Presto’s automated voice ordering system in company-owned drive-thru locations. The Tampa, Fla., fast-food burger chain said that it will install Presto’s technology in its 260 corporate-owned Checkers and Rally’s restaurants in the largest and first of its kind ro… Read More “Upcoming Tech SPAC Helps Checkers Jump McDonalds”

Kanye West Accuses Kim Kardashian Of Blocking Him Because Pete Davidson Was Inside Her Home, Reality Star Denies ‘SNL’ Alum Has Been To Her Pad

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Radar Online

Kanye West has created more drama for himself after alleging his estranged wife, Kim Kardashian blocked him from entering her house due to her new boyfriend Pete Davidson’s presence on the property. Sources close to Kardashian fired back, denying his allegation. During his interview with Jason Lee from Hollywood Unlocked, the rapper claimed he was not allowed to enter his ex’s home. “Earlier this week, Monday, when I went to go pick my kids up from school, the security stopped me at the gate,” he said. “So at that point, security was in between me and my children, and that’s what was not going… Read More “Kanye West Accuses Kim Kardashian Of Blocking Him Because Pete Davidson Was Inside Her Home, Reality Star Denies ‘SNL’ Alum Has Been To Her Pad”

DirecTV Drops Far-Right Channel OAN News

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The Street

By Daniel Kline The move may set off a backlash against the satellite-TV company in which AT&T; holds a 70% stake. DirecTV has exposed itself to a social media backlash as it has made the decision to drop far-right news channel One America Network (OAN) and its sister channel, Wealth of Entertainment. The satellite provider, which operates as a standalone after being spun-off from former corporate parent AT&T (T) – Get AT&T Inc. Report, which still holds a 70% stake in the company, did not claim a political motive for the move. “We informed Herring Networks that, following a routine internal r… Read More “DirecTV Drops Far-Right Channel OAN News”

How to Create an NFT and Not Die in the Attempt

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Grit Daily Newswire

With only 2 weeks into 2022, Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) don’t show any indication of slowing down when it comes to making headlines. From giants like Gap and Konami launching their first official NFT collections to JP Morgan’s analysts claiming that “greater use of NFTs tokenization is in the line-of-sight for 2022”, the NFT craze seems to be going strong. This growing trend has many artists and content creators wondering how they can create and NFT to take advantage of NFTs and grow their communities while capitalizing on content. Unfortunately for them, the NFT creation process seems to beco… Read More “How to Create an NFT and Not Die in the Attempt”

Everything you need to know about CSGO’s player count in 2022

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WINgg

2022 is set to be a very big year for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and the best barometer for the game’s health is its player count. Rival tactical shooter Valorant is in its second year of existence, and CSGO saw some major changes to its matchmaking system in 2021. This resulted in some enormous shifts to the game’s player base. But what did CSGO’s player count look like in 2021, and what will happen to it in 2022? Here’s the state of the game right now, and where it will go in the coming year. What is CSGO’s player count in 2022?CSGO’s player count is still strong in 2022, with average … Read More “Everything you need to know about CSGO’s player count in 2022”

Erdogan discusses Turkey-UK ties with PM Johnson

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Azer News

By Trend President Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed bilateral relations and defense and trade cooperation between Turkey and the United Kingdom with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday, according to a statement by the Presidency’s Directorate of Communications, Trend reports citing Daily Sabah. The two leaders discussed the means to strengthen bilateral ties in the phone call, the statement said. They also touched upon developments in Syria and Ukraine, as well as regional and global issues such as the climate and refugee crises. — Follow us on Twitter @AzerNewsAz Read More “Erdogan discusses Turkey-UK ties with PM Johnson”

Azerbaijan’s pensioners to start receiving increased pensions following indexation

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Azer News

By Trend Pensioners will start receiving increased pensions resulting from the indexation in Azerbaijan from February, Deputy Chairman of the Board of the Agency for Sustainable and Operational Social Security DOST Seymur Aliyev said, Trend reports. According to him, the State Statistical Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan presents the size of the average monthly salary and establishes consumer prices indexing in January. “The allowance for January and February is usually paid in February. The full amount starts to be paid already from March. That is to say, the amount that will be paid i… Read More “Azerbaijan’s pensioners to start receiving increased pensions following indexation”

Turkey registers 67,857 daily COVID-19 cases

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Azer News

By Trend Turkey on Friday reported 67,857 new COVID-19 cases, raising its tally of infections to 10,339,097, according to the health ministry, Trend reports citing Xinhua. The death toll from the virus in Turkey rose by 167 to 84,445, while 56,256 more people recovered in the last 24 hours. A total of 392,438 tests were conducted over the past day, the ministry said. More than 57.23 million people in Turkey have received their first doses of COVID-19 vaccine, while over 52.09 million had their second doses. Turkey has so far administered over 138.82 million doses including third booster jabs. … Read More “Turkey registers 67,857 daily COVID-19 cases”

Grizzlies’ Ja Morant Taunts Warriors Fans In Win

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uSports.org

Be careful wearing the visiting team’s gear to professional sporting events—it could hinder your chances of interacting with a player. Some Golden State Warriors fans learned that the hard way on Tuesday night. Late in the Memphis Grizzlies’ 116-108 victory over the Warriors, Ja Morant drove through the defense for a layup and was fouled by Golden State’s Andrew Wiggins. Prior to heading to the free throw line, an amped-up Morant exchanged a few words with some young Warrior fans—one of whom was looking for a high five. “He was disrespectful with that jersey on,” Morant said after the game. “W… Read More “Grizzlies’ Ja Morant Taunts Warriors Fans In Win”