Day: December 4, 2018

‘Smart’ e-scooter thinks it can fix flaws with scooter-sharing

Mashable Disclosure Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. By Sasha Lekach2018-12-04 23:53:47 UTC [embedded content] An e-scooter is an e-scooter is an e-scooter. Right? That’s what it feels like, at least. But as the scooter-share industry […]

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‘They live among us’ is the meme for your spiciest opinions

Mashable By Morgan Sung2018-12-04 23:50:23 UTC What’s your hottest take?  Whether it’s putting pineapple on pizza or actually liking Ed Sheeran’s sense of style, everyone has a divisive opinion that’s bound to tear apart families. And why keep your terrible thoughts to yourself when you can share them on the internet in glorious meme form?  […]

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Samsung’s 5G prototype phone packs a very peculiar screen

Engadget RSS Feed Verizon and AT&T have set up small-scale 5G networks at Qualcomm’s Tech Summit in Hawaii, but what good are wireless networks without devices? Motorola is on the ground with an apparently live version of its 5G Moto Mod, but Samsung showed up with something different: a secretive prototype phone, wrapped in a […]

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Tom Cruise wants to fix your TV by turning off motion smoothing

Engadget RSS Feed Proving that his heroism is not merely limited to on-screen antics, Tom Cruise has starred in a video spreading awareness of a scourge impacting all too many televisions: motion smoothing. It’s the setting in almost all new HDTVs and 4K TVs that’s usually turned on by default and can turn everything into […]

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Sault man who murdered Sudbury police officer to stay behind bars

Sudbury Star Const. Joe MacDonald was shot to death in 1993 during a traffic stop. Two drug dealers were convicted. Slain Sudbury Const. Joe MacDonald was gunned down by drug dealers Clinton Suzack and Peter Pennett after a routine traffic stop in Sudbury in October 1993. A Sault Ste. Marie man convicted in the 1993 […]

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Here are the best apps to celebrate Hanukkah

Mashable Disclosure Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. Happy Hannukah! Image: Lily Kartiganer/mashable By Jake Krol2018-12-04 23:14:44 UTC The Festival of Lights is upon us. Revelers are frying latkes and lighting candles at sundown for eight […]

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Mayor of Denver Announces Plans to Vacate Pre-Legalization Marijuana Convictions

News – High Times The United States Conference of Mayors is a non-partisan organization bringing together mayors from U.S. cities with populations above 30,000. At their annual summer meeting, Denver, Colorado mayor Michael Hancock took the lead organizing a task force, dubbed the Government for Responsible U.S. Cannabis Policy Coalition, to take everything cities have […]

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Samsung caught using stock photo taken with DSLR to showcase Galaxy A8 camera

Mashable A side-by-side comparison of the original photo taken with a DSLR camera (left) and Samsung’s “Galaxy A8” version (right). By Matt Binder2018-12-04 22:52:50 UTC False advertising is not a good look, Samsung. Photographer Dunja Djudjic is accusing the world’s largest smartphone maker of using one of her photos and presenting it on their website […]

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Bomb scare at post office

North Bay Nugget North Bay police officers confer in the lobby of the Canada Post building in North Bay, Tuesday. Three cruisers were dispatched as well as several fire trucks and an ambulance after a bomb threat was made. PJ Wilson/The Nugget North Bay police officers confer in the lobby of the Canada Post building […]

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