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Nine UK schools tell schoolkids to pay for lunch via FACIAL RECOGNITION as opponents warn it normalizes surveillance state

Nine UK schools tell schoolkids to pay for lunch via FACIAL RECOGNITION as opponents warn it normalizes surveillance state

1 hour ago   |   RT

Nine Scottish elementary schools have embraced a pilot plan to deploy facial recognition technology to verify children's school lunch payments, insisting the system is faster...
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Minneapolis School Damaged During Unrest Reopens Doors After 18 Months

Minneapolis School Damaged During Unrest Reopens Doors After 18 Months

1 hour ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A Minneapolis school damaged during last summer's unrest has reopened nearly a year and a half later. The charter school, MTS Secondary, had to be completely...
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Apple unveils next-generation AirPods with shorter stems and 'spatial audio'

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider   |   4 articles

Apple Mac Event 2021 Apple Apple unveiled AirPods 3 on Monday with shorter stems and spatial audio. The next-generation headphones are at $179 and are available to order...
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Deforestation is inching us closer to climate disaster. But with new technology, it's now possible to detect illegal logging before it strikes

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Getty Images Protecting the world's threatened rainforests is key to slowing climate change. Trees trap large amounts of carbon dioxide and evaporate water, creating thick...
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Key Digital Wealth Managers: How robo-advisors present an opportunity for fintechs and incumbents alike

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Digital wealth managers, also called robo-advisors, came into existence after the financial crisis in 2008, when fintechs aimed to simplify and democratize wealth management...
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By identifying and halting incoming cyberattacks, threat intelligence can give companies - and their data - the upper hand

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Kazi Awal Maskot/Getty Images Assessing potential cyberattacks, or threat intelligence, is important to defend against breaches. Threat-intel platforms are available in various...
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Zillow hits the brakes on iBuying

5 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Zillow has temporarily halted its home purchases, potentially ceding ground to other iBuying companies in an increasingly competitive space. The company is working to address a...
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Automatic for the people: SmartRent CEO on why landlords are going all-in on connected homes

7 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

It ain't about Amazon package updates. It's about cap rates. The bells and whistles of connected-home technology grab the headlines, but to Lucas Haldeman, it's the fundamental...
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Top Stories this AM: Facebook's hate-speech tech is flawed, report says; Vanessa Bryant asked to prove psychological damage over leaked Kobe crash photos

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Good morning and welcome to your weekday morning roundup of the top stories you need to know. For more daily and weekly briefings, sign up for our newsletters here. What's...
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People Should Drink Way More Recycled Wastewater

8 hours ago   |   Wired

Filtration technology produces water so pure, it would actually harm you if they didn't put minerals back into it.
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Kentucky basketball ranked in top 10 of preseason AP Top 25 Poll

Kentucky basketball ranked in top 10 of preseason AP Top 25 Poll

The Wildcats open the regular season against No. 9 Duke Read more ...

Jackson Mahomes Does TikTok Dance On Slain NFL Player's Number Tribute

Jackson Mahomes Does TikTok Dance On Slain NFL Player's Number Tribute

The younger brother of Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes previously caught flak for pouring water on hecklers. Read more ...

Apple unveils new AirPods, Mac chips

Apple unveils new AirPods, Mac chips

Apple on Monday introduced a third generation of its AirPod wireless earbuds with "spatial audio" features and a $5-per-month streaming music plan. Read more ...

'A catch of a lifetime': Fishermen reel in a 220-pound bluefin tuna

'A catch of a lifetime': Fishermen reel in a 220-pound bluefin tuna

"A catch of a lifetime" - that's how Arthur Melgoza and Carlos Morales, who've been fishing for about 15 years describe reeling in a 220-pound, 83-inch long bluefin tuna. Read more ...

Biden's Climate Agenda Has a Big Obstacle: Joe Manchin

Biden's Climate Agenda Has a Big Obstacle: Joe Manchin

Joe Manchin has gotten plenty of attention for his status as a Democratic holdout on President Biden's spending plans. As the wrangling continues, a flurry of new stories is... Read more ...

Cancer Left Powell Vulnerable to Virus

Cancer Left Powell Vulnerable to Virus

Colin Powell had a long career in the military and in politics, and two of the names he is most famously associated with have weighed in on his death at age 84. Details on... Read more ...

How bariatric surgery saved one Philadelphia teacher's life

A Philadelphia teacher outlines how bariatric surgery helped him get off the weight-loss roller coaster. Read more ...

Police: Fight led to shooting inside Park City Center mall in Lancaster...

Police said a fight between two male suspects is what led to a shooting that injured four people at a Lancaster, Pennsylvania mall on Sunday afternoon. Read more ...

Arsenal vs Crystal Palace, live! How to watch, score, TV, updates, odds...

Arsenal will look to go five games unbeaten and spoil Patrick Vieira's homecoming. Read more ...

Norway bow and arrow attacker also stabbed victims, police say

The man who killed five and wounded two others in a bow and arrow attack last week in Norway also stabbed the victims, police said Monday. Read more ...