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Trump Wants the EPA Radon Program Cut. So Do Some Scientists...
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A rising chorus of radiation professionals says the way the US measures radiation risk is all wrong.

Goodbye, iPhone: My new $180 Android is good enough...
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Could a model that's less than one-fourth the price of an iPhone possibly deliver the same mobile experience? I decided to find out.

AT&T Takes a Break From Decade-Long Effort to Dismantle Net Neutrality to Express Its Support for Net Neutrality...
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In a remarkable display of bullshit, AT&T announced today that its joining tomorrows net neutrality protesta Day of Action when a collection of tech companies will throw their weight behind an effort to block Trumps FCC from rewriting the 2015 rules that

Poisonous Portuguese Man O War Washes Ashore On New Jersey Beach...
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A venomous jellyfish-like creature washed up on a Jersey shore beach last week.

Cumulus Media is on the brink of a total collapse...
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As turnarounds go, this one is a disaster. At radio giant Cumulus Media, things have gone from bad to worse. A quick look at the stock price tells the tale. When former Chief Executive Lew Dickey exited in September 2015, the stock was already an anemic $

Fox News' ex-CEO Roger Ailes dead...
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Media titan Roger Ailes, who resigned from his position as Fox News CEO amid sexual harassment allegations, has died.

Radio Australia for sale...
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For sale, one large semi-rural 229ha block. Key features include large-scale grazing potential, two irrigation channels and a shortwave antenna that can broadcast to all over the globe.. The former shortwave broadcasting station that for decades

Stack Overflow charted the woefully short lifespan of your favorite frameworks...
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Charting the stratospheric rise and meteoric fall of these languages and frameworks is Stack Overflow, which today launched a tool that shows you interest in a particular technology over time. It measures interest by the number of questions asked each month. Stackoverflow trends introduction link:

ABC opposes bill to restore Pacific shortwave service...
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The Australian Broadcasting Corporation has made a Senate submission opposing a bill which would force it to restore its shortwave services for the Northern Territory and the Pacific.

The Media Bubble is Real — And Worse Than You Think...
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We crunched the data on where journalists work and how fast its changing. The results should worry you.

Vanuatu calls for resumption of ABC shortwave...
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The government of Vanuatu has sent a formal submission to the Australian Senate asking for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation to resume its shortwave service.

MULTIMEDIA: Where in the US are the highest property taxes...
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IRVINE, Calif. – April 6, 2017 — ATTOM Data Solutions, curator of the nation’s largest fused property database, today released a 2016 property tax analysis for more than 84 million U.S. single family homes, which shows that property taxe

Microsoft reveals what data Windows 10 collects from you...
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Microsoft has been under fire for its privacy practices since Windows 10 launched in July 2015, so the company finally caved to the pressure to be more transparent and revealed the type of diagnostic data it collects.According to Microsoft, One of our mos

TRAPPIST-1 Is Showing A Bit Too Much Flare...
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The TRAPPIST-1 star might flare too frequently and too violently for life to exist on the TRAPPIST planets. The post TRAPPIST-1 Is Showing A Bit Too Much Flare appeared first on Universe Today.

Better Call Saul Season 3: Darker And Moving Into Breaking Bad Territory...
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If you feel that television hasn’t been quite the same since Breaking Bad ended, it’s almost time for Season 3 of Better Call Saul which will be veering into extremely dark territory and merging, in a sense, with Breaking Bad. For those who ha

Red Hat releases the last of the RHEL 6.x line...
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Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.9 has just been released.

Saying goodbye to Radio Australia after 37 years...
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Kevin De Reus has lived in the same 24 kilometre radius his whole life but it has not stopped him from seeing the world with the help of a shortwave radio.

Bishops ask Radio Vatican to restore services to Africa...
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African bishops have asked Radio Vatican, the official radio of the pope, to restore shortwave transmissions to the continent, the Catholic agency Fides reported on Friday. Catholics are estimated to number more than 150 million in Africa, the poorest of

BBC's Thai transmission towers fall silent as junta talks falter...
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The BBC World Service has stopped broadcasting from one of its major global transmission stations situated in Thailand, AFP has learned, after talks broke down with a junta riled by its uncensored coverage. Sources with knowledge of the negotiations said

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