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18 States That Have Passed Permanent Daylight Savings Time and Why They Haven’t Implemented It

06-Nov-2021 06:30

Come Sunday at 2:00 a.m. EST, Daylight Saving Time is coming to an end. An hour repeats, because the 20th-century federal government decided it should. It gets dark at 4:30 p.m, and we’re Googling SAD lamps while we stare into the night from the office window. For over half a century, we’ve accepted that this is…

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Image Comics Is Refusing to Voluntarily Recognize Its Workers' New Union

06-Nov-2021 06:20

Earlier this week, the workers of announced the , pushing for a number of significant changes in the workplace related to equity, accessibility, and transparency within the company. Along with a list of goals and reasons for unionizing, CBWU…

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Report: FBI Raids Two Locations Linked to Project Veritas

06-Nov-2021 05:20

The feds have reportedly carried out searches of at least two locations associated with the bumbling amateur spies at right-wing outfit Project Veritas in what sources speaking with the New York Times is an investigation into how the group obtained the private diary of Joe Biden’s daughter before the…

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Toyota's new Aygo X city car for Europe is a supercute 'urban crossover' - Roadshow

06-Nov-2021 05:11

The third-gen Aygo gets crossover style and some high-end features.

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Cyber Monday hoverboard deals 2021: what to expect in the sales

06-Nov-2021 04:16

Here's what you can look forward to for this year's Cyber Monday hoverboard deals.

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Last Night in Soho's Matt Smith talks '60s suits and Game of Thrones dragons

06-Nov-2021 03:47

The actor weighs in on his new movie Last Night in Soho, Game of Thrones prequel House of the Dragon and whether he'd go back to Doctor Who.

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Verizon, AT&T forced to delay 5G rollout due to cockpit fears

06-Nov-2021 03:30

Verizon and AT&T have postponed their rollout of C-band 5G till next year in order to work with the FAA and FCC regarding interference concerns.

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Microsoft is hosting an education-focused event on November 9th

06-Nov-2021 02:51

Microsoft just launched the affordable Surface Go 3, but maybe it will reveal new hardware at an education-focused event on Tuesday. | Photo by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge

Microsoft is hosting an event next week focused on education technology. It’s taking place November 9th at 12PM ET.

Details are light, but here’s :

Join us at 9 a.m. PT on Tuesday, Nov. 9, as we share an inside look at the latest tech solutions while examining gaps in learning left by the pandemic. Hear from Microsoft partners, school leaders and a few special guests, and learn about new and existing technology from Microsoft Education.

The event arrives just over a month after the company released . Perhaps the company will detail upcoming education-focused updates on the way for Windows 11.

Microsoft’s vague hint about “new and existing technology” indicates...

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The CW Announces a Slew of Superhero Premiere Dates

06-Nov-2021 02:50

Here’s the good news: ’s five-part “” crossover will begin on November 16, less than two scant weeks from now. That same night, will also premiere its supernatural five-episode visit by (Kiernan Shipka). But after those end, you’ll have to wait until 2022 for more of the…

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Some new BMWs won't have touchscreens thanks to chip shortage

06-Nov-2021 02:15

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BMW is dropping touchscreens from many of its new cars due to the chip shortage, according to a and later confirmed by the car company to and . While we’ve seen other auto manufactures have to or cut other features, this omission is a big deal — nowadays, touchscreens are a fairly standard feature in cars, and not having one will affect how you interact with the car almost every day.

According to the BimmerFest post, some affected vehicles (which include the 3 Series sedans, and X5, X6, and X7 SUVs / crossovers) will also lose access to the as well, which automatically backs into spots for you after recording how you drove through them going forward. The...

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