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    World The Computer Scientist Responsible for Cut, Copy, and Paste, Has Passed Away – Gizmodo

    The advent of the personal computer wasn’t just about making these powerful machines available to everyone, it was also about making them accessible and usable, even for those lacking a computer science degree. Larry Tesler, who passed away on Monday, might not be a household name like Steve...
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    World No, Using a Cellphone Isn’t Causing You to Grow a Horn – Gizmodo

    You might have heard recently, from publications like the Washington Post, NBC, and of course, Newsweek, that some people are growing a “horn” or a “spike” out of the back of their skull from using a smartphone too much. For anyone who was excited about gaining a futuristic protuberance, I’m...
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    World 5-Year-Old Child Dies in Uganda as Ebola Outbreak Officially Becomes an International Problem – Gizmodo

    The latest Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has officially become an international problem, with three confirmed … Read more via Gizmodo – Get more World News
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    Entertainment The Marvel Approach Won’t Work for Star Wars, According to Kathleen Kennedy – Gizmodo

    The similarities between Star Wars: The Force Awakens and A New Hope are as plentiful as they are obvious, because even though the newest trilogy introduces a whole slew of new characters, the story being told about … via Gizmodo – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Entertainment Avengers: Endgame’s Creators Keep Undoing the Good Will They Had by Explaining the Movie – Gizmodo

    Scarlet Johansson as Black Widow.Image: Marvel Studios While Avengers: Endgame is very good at drawing you into the sheer spectacle of itself as you’re watching, when you give it some distance.... Read more via Gizmodo – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    World Lyft’s Messy IPO Gets More Complicated Thanks to Two Investor Class-Action Lawsuits – Gizmodo

    Lyft’s initial public offering headache just got worse. Bloomberg reported Wednesday that following Lyft’s initial public offering, which didn’t exactly go super well, the company is now looking at two... Read more via Gizmodo – Get more World News
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    General Health If You Use Cannabis, It Could Take Twice As Much Anesthesia to Sedate You – Gizmodo

    Like with all drugs we take, there are good and bad effects that come with cannabis. But a new study out Monday suggests that one of these bad side effects could be a strange tolerance to anesthesia. It found that Colorado residents who regularly use … Read more via Gizmodo
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    World Artificial Wombs Are Getting Better and Better – Gizmodo

    In 2017, a team of Australian and Japanese scientists announced a breakthrough that could someday save the lives of countless babies. They used an artificial womb to keep... Read more via Gizmodo – Get more World News
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    World Amazon Is Now Ditching on Seattle Plans, Too – Gizmodo

    Amazon just gave the slip to yet another city. The company has officially listed a sublease for its floors in Seattle’s Rainier Square tower that were to be used as office space, according to a marketing flier obtained by GeekWire...... Read more via Gizmodo – Get...
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    Metro The Latest Ebola Outbreak Has Killed Over 500 People, Including Nearly 100 Children – Gizmodo

    The latest update on the current outbreak of Ebola ravaging Africa shows the situation there continues to worsen. This past weekend, the Health Ministry of the Democratic Republic of the.... Read more via Gizmodo – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Certain People—Maybe Even You—Have Special Poop That Can Save Lives – Gizmodo

    There are plenty of people who are exceptional in one way or another. But a new review published this week suggests that even the poop we make can be extraordinary. It argues that some of us are super fecal transplant donors, with poop that … Read more via Gizmodo –
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    General Health CDC: Do Not Eat Any Romaine Lettuce Until We Can Figure Out What the Hell Is Going On – Gizmodo

    The Centers for Disease Control has an ominous warning for the nation this week: Please, for the love of god, do not consume romaine lettuce of any kind. In a statement, the agency wrote that it has determined an outbreak of … Read more via Gizmodo
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    Metro The Biggest Organism on Earth Is Dying, and It’s Our Fault – Gizmodo News

    The heaviest organism on Earth isn’t a whale or an elephant. It’s a tree—or rather, a system of over 40,000 clonal trees, all connected by their roots. Pando, a 13 million pound organism in … Read more via More Top Stories – Google News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Researchers Identify Hundreds of ‘Selfie Deaths’ From Media Reports – Gizmodo

    Next time you’re tempted to take a risk to get that perfect selfie, maybe think twice about it. A new study by medical researchers from New Delhi’s All … Read more via Gizmodo – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World Facebook Could Face Up to $1.63 Billion Fine for Latest Hack Under the GDPR – Gizmodo News

    Facebook’s stunning disclosure of a massive hack on Friday in which attackers gained access … Read more via Gizmodo News – Get more World News
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    World Dig Up Your Oldest Memories and Activity on Google, Facebook, Netflix, and More – Gizmodo

    You might be familiar with Facebook regularly throwing heartwarming (or heartbreaking) memories in your face every once in a while, but if you want to take a serious dive into your.... Read more via Gizmodo – Get more World News
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    Metro Scientists Are Turning Zika Virus Into a Weapon Against Brain Cancer – Gizmodo News

    Zika virus particles, in red, found inside the kidney cells of an African green … Read more via Gizmodo – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Study Shows That Soot From Polluted Air Can Reach the Placenta – Gizmodo

    The idea that air pollution can hurt developing fetuses in the womb is not controversial. But new preliminary research presented this week seems to provide direct evidence of how this damage can happen, via the placenta.... Read more via Gizmodo – Get More Nigeria...
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    Metro Man Allegedly Used Fake Facebook Surveys to Solicit Password Clues and Extort Nude Photos From Women – Gizmodo

    A former NASA contractor has been arrested for allegedly hacking into several women’s Facebook and email accounts in order to obtain intimate photos, and using them as blackmail unless they provided him with additional nude photos. The man, 28-year-old Richard Gregory Bauer, was arrested on...
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    World Here Is All the Coolest Stuff from IFA 2018 – Gizmodo

    IFA is Europe’s largest technology trade show and its origins go back to to 1924, a solid 50 years before CES was even a thing. And just because it takes place in far away Germany, doesn’t mean we don’t care. IFA was the ... Read more via Gizmodo – Get more World News