Twitch star hits a high with month-long live stream

A Twitch star held a new record for subscribers on Wednesday after winning fans with a monthlong live stream at the Amazon-owned platform popular with video game players

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New scientific discovery may help acquit Aussie mom accused of killing own children

Kathleen Folbigg, considered till now as Australia's worst female serial killer, is serving a 30-year jail sentence

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World Wide Web is 32, but too many young people are excluded from internet, rues inventor Tim Berners-Lee

Too many young people around the world are excluded from accessing the internet, and getting them online should be a priority for the post-Covid era, TimBL, best known as the inventor of the World…

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ISRO's PSLV-C51 successfully places 19 satellites into orbit

PSLV-C51 is the first dedicated commercial mission of NewSpace India Limited (NSIL), ISRO's commercial arm, and the launch was watched among others by Brazilian government officials at the mission…

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Dating apps don't destroy love, says study

The findings of a recent study indicate that app-formed couples have stronger cohabitation intentions than couples who meet in a non-digital environment.

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In social media safety messages, the pictures should match the words, finds study

When the 150 parents in the study were shown a trio of posts with matched imagery and text and three other posts with mismatched visual and written messages, they spent far longer on the matched…

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‘Selfies’ may form a new tool to detect any heart disease: Study

It is a known fact that certain facial features are associated with an increased risk of heart disease which includes thinning or grey hair, wrinkles amidst others.

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Microsoft to bid goodbye to Internet Explorer and Edge Legacy after 25 years

On August 17, 2021, Internet Explorer 11 will no longer be supported for Microsoft’s online services like Office 365, OneDrive, Outlook, and more. 

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Donald Trump sets September 15 deadline for TikTok sale

'It'll close down on September 15th unless Microsoft or somebody else is able to buy it and work out a deal,' Trump said

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Drones equipped with soap bubbles could be an answer to starvation

The scientist and co-author Xi Yang first used microscopes to find out whether soap bubbles are capable of carrying pollen grains

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Facebook rejects call to share revenue with Australian media

The US tech giant said in a submission to Australia's competition watchdog that news represents a 'very small fraction' of the content in an average user's news feed

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Sony unveils Playstation 5 and teases new games

As rival Microsoft Corp prepares the launch of its next-generation Xbox Series X console for this year's holiday season, the presentation gave a first glimpse of how games will look when played on…

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Zoom admits user accounts suspended after Chinese government demanded it

Zoom said now it has reinstated all the accounts

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Amazon bans police from using facial recognition software

Earlier this week, various racial justice groups launched an online petition calling for Amazon to end all ties with police and US immigration officials

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Fossilised stomach contents show armoured dinosaur's leafy last meal

That unfortunate Cretaceous Period beast is now providing unique insight into the dietary habits of plant-eating dinosaurs. Scientists said on Wednesday the fossilised stomach contents of the…

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