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PRISM Collective is helping others feel like they belong in Web3

Can NFTs make you rich? Yes and no. Yes, you can lose a lot of money, and yes you can gain a lot of friends as you blaze through terrible artwork on OpenSea or Magic Eden or spend late nights on Twitter Spaces, listening about the latest projects that went to the moon. I’ll spare […]

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Science

Britain to the rescue: UK helping Ukraine’s secure energy supply with huge donation

Minister of State for Business, Energy and Clean Growth Greg Hands tweeted: “Energy is another way we can help Ukraine. “As a panellist at [the Council on Geostrategy] meeting on Energy, Ukraine and Europe tonight, I outlined UK support for Ukraine.” This, he continued, included “850 free generators”, “advice on nuclear power”, and “filling 15 […]

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LogOn: Women Helping Build Web3, Tech’s Next New Thing

The next technological shift may be something called Web3, which is based on technology originally created for digital currency. Its boosters promote their vision of a decentralized internet, free from corporate giants such as Facebook and Google. Some female tech entrepreneurs are making sure they are getting in on the ground floor. Deana Mitchell has […]

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UK

‘Reach of evidence is massive’ Simple household appliance helping to catch murderers in UK

The popular devices can record and send live video footage to the homeowner when someone approaches their property or rings the bell. Just last week, footage from a smart doorbell in Norton Fitzwarren, Somerset, proved crucial to the murder conviction of Collin Reeves. Reeves was sentenced to a minimum of 38 years in prison last […]

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Pets

Pay It 4ward: Volunteer thanked for helping pets around Albuquerque

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – For people that don’t have the means to provide for their pets, some simple supplies can go a long way.  So KOB 4 went out to help Pay It 4ward to a man who dedicates his time to others’ pets in need. Margaret Keller has been helping to feed homeless pets across […]

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Health

On the job: Students spend summer helping local organizations

Mirror photo by Patrick Waksmunski Volunteer Anthony Pater of Altoona draws a caricature of Alice Smithmyer, 10, of Altoona at Juniata Memorial Spray Park. Anthony Pater is spending his summer days drawing caricature portraits for children and sometimes their parents at the Juniata Memorial Spray Park in Altoona. But, if children can’t find him at […]

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Pets

Survivors Of Two Pandemics Credit Pets With Helping Them Survive

DAVIS (CBS13) – UC Davis researchers have discovered that some of the best medicine to get you through a pandemic may not come in the form of a pill at all.  Instead, it may come with having a pet. It’s clear little white Maltese-mix, Heidi, stole Homer Hobi’s heart.  But there’s more than love between […]

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Technology

Helping Senior Citizens Reveals Past Apple Lapses and Recent Improvements – TidBITS

Over the last few weeks, I’ve spent some time helping my late friend Oliver’s elderly father JP and his wife Gretel, who are preparing for a move to an assisted-living apartment in another state (see “Oliver Habicht Dies of Pancreatic Cancer at 53,” 26 September 2020). They’re internationally renowned scientists in nutritional epidemiology and nutritional […]

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Celebrities

Depp’s lawyer Camille Vasquez branded ‘Wonder Woman’ for helping sick pensioner on plane

Camille Vasquez, 37, reportedly rushed to help an elderly passenger after he collapsed and hit his head during a flight from Los Angeles to New York this week. It is understood that the man, who was in his 70s, fell to the ground when passing the lawyer and her bodyguard in the first-class section of […]

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Family devastated by deaths; woman was helping Eutawville cousin when both killed

Devastated. The families and friends of Jean Ann Jefferson Brown and Raymond Brown were devastated after someone shot the two cousins to death. Jean Brown “was doing missionary work, helping somebody” when she and Raymond Brown were killed, Jean Brown’s goddaughter Christel Butler said. She would’ve celebrated her 67th birthday on Saturday. Instead, Jean Brown’s […]