Surviving from a rare type of brain hemorrhage, 50-year-old Sameer Bhide writes motivational book

Born in Pune and brought up in Mumbai, Bhide has been residing in the United States Of America since 1990. Before the stroke, he worked on technology and management roles in the state for over 20 years. He started planning his memoir in January 2019 and started writing it in August 2019 with the help […]

Pandemic to create millions of ‘new poor’ in East Asia: World Bank

“COVID-19 is not only hitting the poor the hardest, it is creating ‘new poor,’” Victoria Kwakwa, vice president for East Asia and the Pacific at the World Bank, said in a press release. ”The region is confronted with an unprecedented set of challenges, and governments are facing tough choices.”

Adolf Hitler elected in Namibia’s local council elections – but has ‘no plans for world domination’

More from Namibia Namibia to sell 1,000 wild animals including elephants and giraffes at auction Toto’s Africa to play on loop ‘for all eternity’ in Namib Desert thanks to artist’s creation Suspected poacher injured by charging rhino in Namibia’s Etosha National Park Donald Trump mocked for referring to non-existent African country ‘Nambia’ Germany sued for […]

World’s oldest sperm is discovered inside a female crustacean that mated and was then trapped in amber 100 million years ago

In June 2017, researchers revealed a stunning hatchling trapped in amber, which they believe was just a few days old when it fell into a pool of sap oozing from a conifer tree in Myanmar.

New WikiLeaks dump: The CIA built Thunderbolt exploit, implants to target Macs

It’s possible that later versions of Sonic Screwdriver were capable of a remote attack if they followed the development path taken by Hudson. A second version of Thunderstrike that he created could be spread by e-mail attachment or a malicious website, and that iteration used the Thunderbolt bus to infect firmware in Apple peripherals. In turn, this infected […]

Fact Magazine Takes on Barry Goldwater

Ginzburg had once described Fact as “not for squares.” If, as seems likely, he was hoping to advance free speech doctrine, it must have been a shock to realize that it was Goldwater, perhaps the ultimate square, who would change legal history. Goldwater v. Ginzburg, along with a related case, established that a public figure could collect […]

How videogames took over the world

But other markets are also crucial, including free, micro-payment-based online gaming that has hundreds of millions of people involved, especially across Asia. The biggest example is Maple Story, a role-playing game with more than 100 million subscribers — these games are free or very cheap to play, but allow players to pay very small amounts […]

Get the full Harry Potter hardcover book set for nearly $100 off at Walmart for Cyber Monday

 Harry Potter hardcover book boxed set | $205.93 $117.98 at Walmart  Harry Potter paperback book boxed set | $100 $57.98 at Walmart Walmart has two different editions in stock. Newcomers may find the cheaper paperback set more appealing, as it gets you all seven books with a nice box for under $60. Diehard fans who are looking […]

WWE Hall Of Famer Pat Patterson passes away at 79, tributes pour in from wrestling world

Last night’s Takeover WarGames 2020 go-home edition of WWE NXT on the USA Network opened up with a tribute to WWE Hall of Famer. Triple H and the rest of the NXT roster, including WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels and General Manager William Regal, stood on the stage to pay tribute to the inaugural […]

Culture Warlords, book review: Into the heart of online darkness

These people would never knowingly let Lavin into their private conversations (which suggest she is “too ugly to rape”), so she adopts personas. For WhiteDate she refashions herself as a blonde, gun-toting Midwesterner, ‘Ashlynn1488’, who yearns for a strong white husband to give her cute, white babies. In 90 far-right Telegram channels she lurks as […]