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Astronomers Find ‘Pi Planet’ With 3.14-Day Orbit
Tue, 22 Sep 2020 10:46:32 +0000

Technically, it's 3.1443189 days per orbit, but that's still pretty close. 

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ET Deals: Samsung Q60 75-Inch QLED 4K TV for $1,199, Half-off Dell Vostro 14 5401 Intel Core i7 Laptop
Mon, 21 Sep 2020 21:57:31 +0000

Today only you can save $300 on a large 75-inch 4K Samsung TV. There's also an incredible deal on a Dell Vostro laptop with a Core i7 processor that's available with the price cut in half.

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With Fraud Claims Swirling, Nikola EV Truck Founder Heads for the Exit
Mon, 21 Sep 2020 19:44:55 +0000

Executive chairman Trevor Milton resigns 12 days after GM invests $2 billion, and 10 days after Hindenburg Research burst the Nikola balloon.

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These 15 Vital Digital Training Bundles Can Jumpstart Your Career — and They’re All An Extra 60 Percent Off
Mon, 21 Sep 2020 17:51:55 +0000

Check out this collection of 15 different online learning packages and that add some intriguing new bullet points to your resume. 

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Microsoft Is Buying Bethesda Parent ZeniMax for $7.5 Billion
Mon, 21 Sep 2020 17:14:50 +0000
The Elder Scrolls franchise is one of Bethesda's biggest hits.

The deal includes Bethesda's raft of game franchises like Doom, Fallout, and The Elder Scrolls. You might want to reevaluate your next-gen console decisions.

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How USB Charging Works, or How to Avoid Blowing Up Your Phone
Mon, 21 Sep 2020 14:55:55 +0000
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If you take a phone that came with a 900mA wall charger and plug it into a 2,100mA iPad charger, will it explode?

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High-VRAM Variants of RTX 3080, 3070, Upcoming 3060 Confirmed
Mon, 21 Sep 2020 13:02:36 +0000

This could weaken AMD's ability to compete effectively against Team Green in the GPU market.

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NASA Will Test Autonomous Landing System on New Shepard Rocket
Mon, 21 Sep 2020 11:30:30 +0000

NASA is developing a new precision landing system, and it's getting ready to test several of its core technologies.

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ET Deals: New Apple Watch Series 6 and 8th Gen Apple iPad Now Available
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 20:36:35 +0000

Today marked the official launch of Apple's new Watch Series 6 along with Apple's brand new 8th generation Apple iPad. Both of these devices bring a rich set of feature enhancements over their predecessors and can now be purchased from various online retailers.

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Resellers Used Bots to Dominate the RTX 3080 Launch
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 20:06:16 +0000

This happens all the time, but it's all the more frustrating when a product is in short supply, as it the case with the RTX 3080. 

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