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Midea U-Shaped Window Air Conditioner Review (2020)

Sat, 08/15/2020 - 12:00
This unique and smart machine avoids the usual pitfalls of box-shaped window ACs while keeping you cool and calm.
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Want to Save Lives? Name Heat Waves Like Hurricanes

Sat, 08/15/2020 - 12:00
As temperatures soar into the the triple digits, the Extreme Heat Resilience Alliance says such names will spark public awareness and encourage safety measures.
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The 15 Best Weekend Deals: Apple Accessories, Games, and More

Sat, 08/15/2020 - 11:00
Need a mug to keep coffee warm for more than 30 minutes? How about a videogame to help you relax? We've found plenty of discounts to help.
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ATM Hackers Have Picked Up Some Clever New Tricks

Sat, 08/15/2020 - 11:00
Over the last few years, so-called jackpotting attacks have gotten increasingly sophisticated—while cash machines remain largely the same.
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Why Derechos Are So Devilishly Difficult to Predict

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 18:17
The destructive storms, with winds over 75 miles per hour, are often compared to inland hurricanes. But unlike a hurricane, a derecho can come out of nowhere.
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If Only Any of the 'Hobbit' Movies Were the Right Length

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 16:00
Peter Jackson's trilogy is too long, the Rankin/Bass cartoon from the 1970s is too short. The proper length is somewhere in between.
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From Ellen DeGeneres to Tom Hanks, QAnon Has Infiltrated the Hollywood Rumor Mill

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 13:00
Plus: Kamala Harris' stance on Section 230, a doctor's duty to misinformed patients, and an iconic new Airbnb.
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The Very 2020 Ascent of Sarah Cooper

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 13:00
The comedian, whose impersonations of Trump garnered a huge following on social media, is now hosting late-night and getting her own Netflix special.
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Who Needs a Folding Phone, Anyway?

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 12:00
This week, we look at the Microsoft Surface Duo and wonder if an expensive, dual-screen device like this one feels relevant, or just needlessly extravagant.
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Makeup Classes Have Gone Virtual—and We Tried One Out

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 11:00
Many small companies and beauticians have updated in-store lessons for the new stay-at-home world. Think beauty YouTube, but better.
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Making a Covid-19 Vaccine Is Hard. Making One for Kids Is Harder

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 11:00
As researchers deepen their understanding of children’s role in the pandemic, some argue they are being overlooked in the race to a vaccine.
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