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Gadget Allergy

Marine Richard, a 39 year-old French woman, recently received a disability grant for what is apparently a debilitating allergy to “gadgets” or, more specifically, the electromagnetic radiation emitted by many modern household appliances. This grant qualifies her for a sum of €800 (£580) per month over the next three years. Marine believes her case will set a major precedent for others who suffer from electromagnetic hypersensitivity, otherwise known as EHS. […]

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Ex-Mets Standout Darryl Hamilton Fatally Shot in Suspected Murder-Suicide

A retired baseball player, Darryl Hamilton, a center fielder most well-known for his years with the New York Mets team that reached the 200 World Series, was found dead Sunday in a suspected murder-suicide. The ex-MLB player was found fatally shot inside a Houston suburban home in Pearland, Texas. He was 50 years old. Found along with the Hamilton was his 44-year-old girlfriend Monica Jordan. It is believed that the […]

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Apple Music Changes Policy

Taylor Swift is again making headlines but it may not be for what you expect. Taylor with a dispute with Apple music said in essence the following: Please don’t expect us to accept music play with no compensation. Swift in a letter to Apple executive indicated her unhappiness with the policy of Apple of allowing users to stream music with no compensation. Swift is unhappy with the lack of compensation […]

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Scott Baio and his wife Renee had some unfortunate news

Scott Baio and his wife Renee had some unfortunate news to share this past weekend according to Baio, Renee has been diagnosed with a Meningioma brain tumor. Baio called on friends and family for help and support this weekend. Baio went on to add, although 90 percent of these tumors are benign, they are waiting on further information from doctor’s to find out if the tumor is operable. Baio said […]

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Barbie Doll Sales Take a Big Dip

According to Mattel’s latest statistics, sales numbers for the popular Barbie dolls have taken a big hit. In fact, the recent net income fell approximately $223.8 million in the first three months up to September; a sharp decline from $331.8 million roughly a year ago. In the meantime, Barbie sales fell approximately 4%. Not only do these current numbers hurt Mattel, but they also hurt revenue from various markets overseas […]

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The Pita Bread Makes Hacking Easier

Security researchers in Israel have proven that it is now possible to steal secret encryption keys using a cheap gadget that is so tiny, it can fit into a scrap of pitta bread. The team made up of four individuals, have shown that it is possible to use portable, cheap components to conceal a gadget. The researchers have illustrated the ability to trap radio emissions from laptops that accidentally leak […]