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The best HDR monitors...
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HDR has arrived on a slim selection of PC displays. We've rounded up the best HDR monitors -- but be warned, there's still a few issues with support on Windows 10 PCs. The post The best HDR monitors appeared first on Digital Trends .

Astronomers Figure Out a New Way to Search for Planets at Alpha Centauri...
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A new study by a team of exoplanet scientists has revealed what kinds of planets are likely to lurk around Alpha Centauri, the nearest star system to our own. Basically, the results of their study effectively ruled out the possibility of any Jupiter-sized gas giants in the Alpha Centauri system.

Here's How Much It Cost to Advertise On Fox News, CNN and MSNBC in 2017...
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Prices have increased for all three networks since the election.

CNN is killing its Snapchat news show only four months after its debut...
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CNN is giving up on its Snapchat news show, which launch only four months ago.

The top tech innovations of 2017...
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Augmented reality, drones and chipped employees highlight the year in tech, where artificial intelligence fed everything from cars to websites.

Raccoon mauls 4-month-old asleep in her home...
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A vicious raccoon mauled a 4-month-old girl as she slept inside her Philadelphia apartment this week. Journi Black was snoozing on a bed Wednesday night in the home on North 22nd Street when the raccoon dragged the infant to the floor in a bloody attack,

Goldman Is Setting Up a Cryptocurrency Trading Desk...
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At least one of Wall Streets biggest firms is growing more comfortable with cryptocurrencies.

Tax-Free Bitcoin-to-Ether Trading in U.S. to End Under GOP Plan...
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Investors in bitcoin and other virtual currencies would lose a lucrative tax break under the Republican tax bill thats on its way to President Donald Trumps desk.

Eric Schmidt to step down as executive chairman of Google parent...
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Eric Schmidt will step down as executive chairman of Alphabet, the parent company of Google.

FCC proposes $13.4M fine for TV-station owner Sinclair...
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NEW YORK (AP) — The Federal Communications Commission has proposed fining TV-station owner Sinclair $13.4 million for not identifying paid programming as advertising.

Papa John's founder out as CEO weeks after NFL comments...
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Papa John's founder John Schnatter will step down as CEO next month, about two months after he publicly criticized the NFL leadership over national anthem protests by football players.

Rosie O'Donnell Could Be Facing Prison Time And A $12 MILLION FINE For Bribery...
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18 U.S. Code 201 criminalizes the attempted bribery of federal officials

NASA Planning An Proxima Centauri Expedition In 2069 To Find Alien Life?...
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At the recently concluded Fall 2017 meeting of the American Geophysical Union (AGU) in New Orleans, scientists from NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) presented a paper that spoke about a prospective mission to our nearest stellar neighbor, Proxim

Coinbase looking into insider trading following Bitcoin Cash launch...
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Coinbase is one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, so when it adds a new coin to its portfolio investors take notice. It is not uncommon for the price to see a big jump as a result: Litecoin, for instance, gained over 50 percent followi

T.J. Miller Accused Of Sexual Assaulting And Beating A Woman In College...
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He and his wife denied the claims

Trump accuser repeatedly asked to be his makeup artist job before resurrecting assault allegations...
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A makeup artist who once accused President Donald Trump of sexual assault repeatedly asked then-presidential candidate Trump to be his makeup artist in 2015, according to emails obtained...

New Twitter policy to target 'alt-right' and other 'hate groups'...
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Yes, but what's their definition of "hate speech"?

Twitter faces backlash after suspending Egyptian journalist Wael Abbas...
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Account of prominent blogger who has documented human rights abuses for a decade shut down for unspecified reasons

Twitter suspends Britain First leaders...
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The leader and deputy of a far-right British political party's Twitter accounts are frozen.

IDG Contributor Network: An easy update for December Patch Tuesday...
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This is a relatively light update from Microsoft for this December Patch Tuesday, with "only" 32 reported vulnerabilities, none of which have publicly reported or exploited in the wild. The primary concern for this month are the updates to IE and

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