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Scaredy cats name the best horror movies that created a false sense of security

via Paramount Pictures Horror fans are securing a collection of the films that create a false sense of security before exploding with terror. Redditor cheemsgyaru started this spoiler-riddled discussion by asking, “Which horror movie does the best job of lulling you into a false sense of security?” They made the first selection: the 2006 comedy-horror […]

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Snapple Created a Bodega in the Metaverse

Promotions like Snapple’s have been mostly met with groans from the metaverse-native, but as the idea of Web3 treks forward into the mainstream it’s likely these installations will only become more common. Pepsi famously made all of Crypto Twitter cringe with its attempt at adopting crypto slang last December, but its ensuing NFT collection ultimately […]

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Celebrities

Raymond Briggs dead: Legendary author and illustrator who created The Snowman dies aged 88

Meanwhile, Francesca Dow, the Managing Director of the children’s category at Penguin Random House, also gave a fond statement. She described Raymond’s books as “picture masterpieces that address some of the fundamental questions of what it is to be human”. Francesca added that his work was equally loved by children and adults alike. She praised […]

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Science

Continents on Ancient Earth Were Created by Giant Meteorite Impacts, Scientists Find

To date, Earth is the only planet we know of that has continents. Exactly how they formed and evolved is unclear, but we do know – because the edges of continents thousands of miles apart match up – that, at one time long ago, Earth’s landmass was concentrated in one big supercontinent.   Since that’s […]

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The DeanBeat: Why Web3 companies created the Open Metaverse Alliance

Interested in learning what’s next for the gaming industry? Join gaming executives to discuss emerging parts of the industry this October at GamesBeat Summit Next. Register today. I think the blockchain people really like getting together for parties. Their latest excuse is The Open Metaverse Alliance, which came into being last month, backed by Web3 […]

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RP1 may have created the networking layer of the metaverse

We all know that these days the metaverse, the infamous M-word, is one of the hot topics in the tech world. We also know that this dream is very far away, and the estimates talk about between 5 and 15 years from now. There are many problems to be solved, technological and social to begin […]

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Showbiz

‘Cancel culture you created!’ Lineker mocked as he ‘pathetically’ deletes Lionesses tweet

BBC’s Match of the Day host celebrated the Lionesses’ Euro 2022 victory after they beat Germany 2-1 after extra time, securing the first major tournament title for any England team since 1966. But Mr Lineker was accused of being “sexist” in his tweet when he referenced Chloe Kelly stripping after scoring the winning goal. GB […]

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Science

Sandy Hook parents: Alex Jones claims created ‘living hell’

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The parents of a 6-year-old killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting described being put through a “living hell” of death threats, harassment and ongoing trauma over the past decade as they confronted conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, who has used his media platforms to push claims that it was […]

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‘Culture you created!’ Dan Wootton savages Lineker over tweet backlash ‘Reap what you sow’

“I’ve deleted it as many people didn’t see the game so missed the context.” Karen was quick to reply, adding: “I understand that. And I don’t think your intention was to unleash the sexist smutty comments that many men made. “It’d be great if you could make clear that women’s football does not need sad […]

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Gaming

Researchers created low-cost, 3D-printed plasma sensors for satellites | Engadget

Doing just about anything in is expensive, but a group of MIT scientists has found a way to bring down some costs — and perhaps help accelerate climate change research. The team has developed what are the first 3D-printed plasma sensors for use in satellites. The sensors can detect the chemical composition and distribution of […]