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Reuters
Google's firing of memo writer strikes nerve in Silicon Valley
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A Silicon Valley culture war pitting liberal-leaning tech firms against a small conservative cohort took on new intensity on Tuesday after Google fired a male engineer for a memo that decried the company's commitment to hiring ...

Forbes
The 5 Best Skins In Overwatch's Summer Games Event
Forbes
The new Overwatch Summer Games skins are upon us. We all know that Overwatch is really only half a competitive shooter and half a virtual action figure collection, and this new set of skins rounds things out nicely. We've got a set of sports-themed ...

Newsweek
Government Scientists Leak Sobering Climate Report
The Weather Channel
Government scientists tasked with National Climate Assessment fear their 669 page study may be squashed or changed. At a Glance. The draft report concludes that climate change is real, is human-caused, is happening now and will continue to threaten the ...

Space.com
Eclipse Superstitions Are a Thing of the Past, and the Present
Space.com
All around the globe, ancient cultures and religions attempted to explain solar and lunar eclipses. Many of those stories involved gods, demons, dragons and other creatures that prowled through the sky and threatened to devour the sun or the moon ...

Forbes
iPhone 8 Leak 'Confirms' Apple's Biggest Problems
Forbes
iPhone 8 will look fantastic and all signs point to it being a runaway success, even if it costs the earth. But Apple AAPL +0.81% does have problems with its biggest redesign yet and they were just confirmed… Predictably the source is acclaimed Apple ...

Gizmodo
The Guy Who Invented Those Annoying Password Rules Now Regrets Wasting Your Time
Gizmodo
We've all been forced to do it: create a password with at least so many characters, so many numbers, so many special characters, and maybe an uppercase letter. Guess what? The guy who invented these standards nearly 15 years ago now admits that ...

Jalopnik
Uber Plans To Significantly Alter Its Reportedly Disastrous Subprime Lending Program
Jalopnik
Uber has long been criticized for lending practices designed to reel in prospective drivers to the ride-hailing company, particularly their program to push people into subprime auto loans. Now, facing significant losses, the company's planning to wind ...

USA TODAY
Dinosaur that weighed the same as a Boeing 737 is biggest ever found
USA TODAY
It's official: an Argentine dinosaur as heavy as a Boeing 737 is the biggest ever discovered. The behemoth weighed more than 65 tons and perhaps as many as 77, a new study says. That makes the animal not just the biggest known dinosaur but also the ...

Kotaku
Hellblade Is Great Because It's Frustrating
Kotaku
I went into Hellblade expecting another fast, fun action romp from the folks at Ninja Theory, who previously made Enslaved and DmC: Devil May Cry. After playing for about 20 minutes, I had to put the controller down. I was so stressed out that I couldn ...

CNET
Apple faces US agency investigation in Qualcomm legal spat
CNET
Things are heating up between Apple and Qualcomm. CNET. A key US agency has officially stepped into the legal battle between Apple and Qualcomm. The US International Trade Commission, which has the power to ban products from entering the country, ...

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