Sunday, August 2, 2020
On Thursday morning, NASA launched its new Mars rover, Perseverance, on a six-month journey to the Red Planet. The car-sized rover was boosted into space atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket that departed from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. It’s the third and final Mars mission to depart Earth this summer; earlier…
The Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD) announced today that the Health Education Campus (HEC) of Case Western Reserve University and Cleveland Clinic will host the first presidential debate Tuesday, Sept. 29, in its Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion. “We are...
Members of Congress grilled Google CEO Sundar Pichai on his company’s work with China during a Wednesday hearing before a House Judiciary subcommittee on potential violation of antitrust laws. Republican Reps. Matt Gaetz and Ken Buck both questioned Pichai over various projects his company has worked on alongside the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), particularly the…
A video shared on Facebook claims dialing “*#21#” on an iPhone shows whether it has been wiretapped. Verdict: False Dialing the code does not reveal whether an iPhone has been wiretapped. The code allows some users, depending on their service provider, to see their call forwarding status. Fact Check: The video, originally uploaded to TikTok,…
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Monday that Republicans will be introducing a $1 trillion coronavirus stimulus package after a weekend of negotiations. The HEALS Act, which focuses on health, economic assistance, liability protection and schools, will be released later Monday and is a “tailored and targeted draft that will cut right to the heart…
President Donald Trump honored track and field legend Jim Ryun on Friday, awarding him the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Ryun, a three-time Olympian, was the first high school student to break the four-minute barrier in the mile run. He also served as a Republican Congressman from his home state of Kansas for a decade, from…
Its 3:27 am and GMAIL is experiencing another Mystery Outage. See Live Outage Map from DownDetector.com Many users expressed problems sending and receiving messages from their Gmail accounts. The most common complaint was issues receiving messages, with 65 percent of users...
Peacock which Launched April 15 to Comcast’s Xfinity X1 and Flex Customers; Debuts Nationally Today July 15 Peacock Strikes Bundled Distribution Deals with Cox and Comcast, Bringing the Service to a Combined Total of More Than 24 Million Initial Subscribers Brands...
New York, New Jersey and Connecticut will impose a quarantine on travelers from any state where infections pass a certain level The order currently applies to nine states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Washington, Utah, and Texas. The...
The Federal Trade Commission is mailing refunds totaling more than $8.7 million to 187,425 consumers who signed up online for “risk-free” trial offers, but were then charged full price and enrolled in expensive continuity plans without their knowledge. The...