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 2022-08-08 15:28 

Slashdot

99 Percent of Netflix Subscribers Haven't Tried Its Games Yet...

As Netflix continues to build out its portfolio of games, the streamer's seeing less than 1 percent of its subscribers interact with them on a daily basis. From a report: According to data obtained by CNBC from app tracking group Apptopia, Netflix'...

 2022-08-08 15:20 

Boing Boing

First drone video of orcas hunting and killing a great white shark...

This incredible drone footage from Discovery's "Shark Week" programming depicts three orcas hunting and killing a 9-foot great white shark. It's the first time this incredible food chain moment has been seen from this perspective. From Fox...

 2022-08-08 15:20 

Fark

This explains so much about NPR's audience [Obvious]...

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 2022-08-08 15:13 

reddit

Travis McMichael sentenced to life in prison for federal hate crimes in killing of Ahmaud Arbery...
 2022-08-08 14:53 

Boing Boing

LockPicking Lawyer doesn't like these cheap locks...

The LockPicking Lawyer tears through some cheap locks and shows you how useless they are while praising Masterlock. I think my puppy could pick these... Image: screen grab...

 2022-08-08 14:41 

Slashdot

Twilio Hacked by Phishing Campaign Targeting Internet Companies...

Communications giant Twilio has confirmed hackers accessed customer data after successfully tricking employees into handing over their corporate login credentials. From a report: The San Francisco-based company, which allows users to build voice and SMS c...

 2022-08-08 14:35 

Fark

Subby's not saying there's a serial killer on the loose in Albuquerque, but if it walks like a duck and talks like a duck [Scary]...

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 2022-08-08 14:27 

reddit

Ahmaud Arbery's killers are set to be sentenced today on federal hate crime convictions...
 2022-08-08 14:20 

Fark

Colonial Williamsburg, VA, is dedicated to preserving the history and telling the story of some of the earliest American settlers. Unless those people happened to be Black, of course, in which case th...

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 2022-08-08 14:06 

reddit

At least 19 rescued from flash flooding in Denver as Kentucky faces possibility of further floods...
 2022-08-08 14:02 

Slashdot

SoftBank Cautions Longer Startup Winter Because Unicorn Founders Are Unwilling To Cut Valuations...

Masayoshi Son, founder and chief executive of SoftBank Group, which reported a quarterly loss of over $23 billion, is worried that the funding winter for startups may continue for longer. From a report: The 64-year-old executive, whose Vision Funds have b...

 2022-08-08 13:53 

Boing Boing

This Kirby theme restaurant in Japan looks adorable...

View this post on Instagram A post shared by AsianFeed (@asianfeed) We need to step our theme restaurant game up in America. I'm getting tired- or rather, appraising the feeling more accurately, jealous- of the seemingly endless wave of dope theme res...

 2022-08-08 13:50 

Fark

Fark-ready headline: "Man who 'tastes' words had to move out as flatmate's name felt like wee" (possible nsfw content on page) [Weird]...

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 2022-08-08 13:50 

Fark

Old crisis: too much CO2 causing climate change. New crisis: not enough CO2 halting beer production. EVERYBODY PANIC [Scary]...

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 2022-08-08 13:43 

reddit

Thornton Heath: Child killed as gas explosion destroys house...
 2022-08-08 13:37 

reddit

CDC to monitor novel virus after China infection reports...
 2022-08-08 13:31 

Fark

Prices have come down at the Gathering of the Juggalos (with many pix) [Weird]...

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 2022-08-08 13:01 

Fark

Candy corn-flavored salad dressing is now a thing. Photoshop another cross-promotional food abomination [Photoshop]...

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 2022-08-08 12:59 

reddit

China announces fresh military drills around Taiwan...
 2022-08-08 12:59 

Boing Boing

Watch: Frenzy Waterpark guest big splash...

Located in Torreilles, France, Frenzy WaterPark bills itself as " Most Extreme Waterpark of Europe ", where this guest went for extra distance by jumping off a pergola onto the "JUMP XTREM" water slide: Flawless Execution from oddlysatisfy...

 2022-08-08 12:59 

reddit

Longtime Oklahoma Sooners football assistant Cale Gundy resigns after reading aloud 'shameful' word off player's iPad...
 2022-08-08 12:58 

Boing Boing

Excavator operators showing ninja-level tricks and feats of precision...

When excavator guy shows off theyr skills. pic.twitter.com/44inkS2FN3 — Next Level Skills (@SkillsLevel) July 30, 2022 On the Next Level Twitter feed, they posted this compilation of insane excavator operation. The feed is worth a follow to see impr...

 2022-08-08 12:51 

Boing Boing

As Lake Mead recedes, another body emerges...

It's been weeks since receding Lake Mead offered up another suspiciously placed body. The one found Saturday was, at least, not found in a barrel with conspicuous gunshot wounds. While the grim discoveries in the shrinking lake quickly generated theor...

 2022-08-08 12:45 

Boing Boing

Only 60 days jail for teacher who "continuously abused" 13-year-old student...

After systematically abusing her victim for three years, 32-year-old Marka Bodine pleaded guilty to aggravated sexual abuse of a child under 14. Prosecutors asked for a 20-year sentence. J udge Greg Glass sentenced her to 60 days, and she won't have t...

 2022-08-08 12:45 

Boing Boing

Watch Zoe from Sesame Street tell James Gandolfini that he never had the makings of a varsity athlete...

Remember when watching television was supposed to be a leisure activity? Now, with an endless torrent of streaming services pouring into our living rooms, watching television has become a job. Friends will grill you about what show you're currently wa...

 2022-08-08 12:42 

reddit

Albuquerque police ask for help locating car suspected to be connected to the murders of Muslim men...
 2022-08-08 12:20 

Boing Boing

New scientific paper shows the Mandela Effect is real...

The "Mandela Effect" is a term used to describe the phenomenon (read: conspiracy theory) wherein groups of people collectively mis-remember things, but continue to insist that their (incorrect) memories are in fact true, which may or may not be an...

 2022-08-08 12:20 

Fark

That's a penis table [Amusing]...

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 2022-08-08 12:19 

Boing Boing

Tekken 8's first teaser trailer is here...

As the finals for Tekken at EVO (the biggest event on the fighting game Esports calendar) drew to a close, fans got to watch Jae-Min " Knee " Bae, arguably the most legendary Tekken player, finally win his first EVO. Besides being one of the best ...

 2022-08-08 12:18 

reddit

Gas Prices See Fastest Decline in over a Decade, Down 83 Cents Since Mid-June...
 2022-08-08 12:17 

Boing Boing

Comic legend Alex Ross takes Marvel's first family into uncharted territory in "Fantastic Four: Full Circle"...

Sixty-one years ago today, Marvel Comics started their morning as yet another publisher fighting for space on the newsstand. By day's end, their reputation as a mediocre company would never be the same. In modernity, Marvel is one of the world's m...

 2022-08-08 12:05 

Fark

Over 600 catfish captured in Mississippi River fishing bust. No word on what the catfish did [Interesting]...

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 2022-08-08 12:00 

Fark

Day 166 of WW3: UKR accuses Orcs of launching rockets at the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant. Zelensky rules out future negotiations if Orcs conduct referendums in occupied Ukraine. It's your Mon...

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 2022-08-08 11:50 

Fark

If you plan on reading only one article today about spelunkers finding something interesting in a dark cave, click this one, read 3/4 of it and see if this one is good enough [Strange]...

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 2022-08-08 11:47 

reddit

Ukraine envoy to Israel expresses support over Gaza operation...
 2022-08-08 11:34 

Slashdot

As Satellites and Space Junk Proliferate, US to Revise Rules...

"No one imagined commercial space tourism taking hold, no one believed crowd-funded satellites and mega constellations at low earth orbit were possible, and no one could have conceived of the sheer popularity of space entrepreneurship,4; reads a st...

 2022-08-08 11:30 

Fark

Two Waltons are charged with producing homemade child sexual abuse material [Sick]...

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 2022-08-08 10:30 

Fark

Yeah, that's it -- warehouses are full of unsold crap because of a "spending hangover" after that sumptuous stimulus check. What planet do these writers live on? [Facepalm]...

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 2022-08-08 10:13 

reddit

1st sea turtle nest found on Mississippi beach since 2018...
 2022-08-08 09:30 

Fark

Pediatric orthopedic surgeon makes the mistake of tweeting that a child with scoliosis shouldn't visit a chiropractor. Learns a valuable lesson in the mental state of chiropractor fans [Awkward]...

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 2022-08-08 08:30 

Fark

If a tree fails in a park, do the injured people it hit make a sound? [Scary]...

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 2022-08-08 08:17 

reddit

7 boys, ages 12-15, arrested after police chase in Lake Elmo...
 2022-08-08 08:04 

reddit

Qantas asks executives to work as baggage handlers for three months...
 2022-08-08 07:34 

Slashdot

In 2003, Mark Zuckerberg Took a Vow of User Privacy On Slashdot...

If it weren't for Slashdot, Mark Zuckerberg wouldn't be facing a six-hour deposition over alleged involvement in the Cambridge Analytica Scandal, argues long-time Slashdot reader theodp:In 2003, Harvard's student newspaper the Harvard Crimson ...

 2022-08-08 07:30 

Fark

High speed chase through Manitoba mud goes about as expected [Amusing]...

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 2022-08-08 06:23 

reddit

Arkansas judge found dead in lake after he went missing on a family trip...
 2022-08-08 06:20 

Fark

See the sights on a weeklong cruise from San Francisco to Stockton for only $6000. You know you want to [Asinine]...

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 2022-08-08 06:04 

reddit

More than 900 US flights canceled, and 6,300 US flights delayed on Sunday...
 2022-08-08 05:19 

reddit

Exclusive: Trump-backed Michigan attorney general candidate involved in voting-system breach, documents show...
 2022-08-08 05:17 

reddit

'We're triaging': Cops combat violent crime as ranks dwindle...

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