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Broken Epidural Needle Found Stuck In Woman's Spine After 14 Years

A mother suffering from back pain for 14 years discovered that a broken epidural needle had been stuck in her spine all that time. She is now planning to file a medical malpractice lawsuit against the hospital.

Medicine March 29, 2018

Microsoft May Now Ban Xbox One Players For Offensive Language: Will This Stop The Trolls?

An update to the Microsoft Services Agreement apparently paves the way for Microsoft to suspend Xbox One players for offensive language. A civil rights activist, meanwhile, noted the ambiguity of some of the contents of the agreement.

Video Games March 28, 2018

'PUBG Mobile' Players Using Keyboard And Mouse Are Ruining The Game

Some 'PUBG Mobile' players have started using a keyboard and mouse instead of the touchscreen controls This practice is ruining the game, as it gives an unfair advantage to the players on the keyboard and mouse.

Video Games March 28, 2018

Ancient Settlements Discovered In Supposedly Uninhabited Parts Of The Amazon

Archaeologists have discovered ancient settlements in supposedly uninhabited parts of the Amazon rainforest, proving that it was heavily influenced by human activities. It is believed that the lost villages were once home to up to a million people.

Ancient March 28, 2018

CDC Warns Against Incoming Second Wave Of Flu, Which Will Be More Severe For Kids

The flu season in the United States has peaked, but parents should not yet let their guard down. According to the CDC, a second wave of the flu is incoming, and it may be more severe for younger children.

Public Health March 28, 2018

Waymo To Add 20,000 Jaguar Electric SUVs To Its Self-Driving Ride-Hailing Service

Waymo announced that it has teamed up with Jaguar to add 20,000 electric SUVs to its self-driving, ride-hailing service by 2022. The Jaguar I-Pace electric SUVs were described as 'the world's first premium electric fully self-driving vehicle.'

Car Tech March 28, 2018

Microsoft Edge Browser Rolled Out To iPad And Android Tablets: Why Use It Over Safari And Chrome?

Microsoft has rolled out the Edge browser as a free download to iPads and Android tablets, a few months after launching the app on iPhones and Android smartphones. Why would users choose Edge over Apple's Safari and Google's Chrome?

Microsoft March 27, 2018

Major Sports Leagues Are Pushing Junk Food To Children, Study Shows

A new study revealed that major sports leagues in the United States, instead of promoting a healthy lifestyle, are pushing junk food to children. Most of the advertisements for food and beverages during sports programs are for unhealthy products.

Healthy Living/Wellness March 27, 2018

Fitbit Versa Review Roundup: At $200, Is It Better Than The Apple Watch?

Reviews on the $200 Fitbit Versa have started coming in, giving customers a better idea of what to expect from the Fitbit Ionic successor. Does the device live up to its billing as an Apple Watch challenger?

Wearable Tech March 27, 2018

New 'Pokémon GO' Features Might Make You Want To Play Again: Quests, Storyline, And Mew!

'Pokémon GO' will soon launch daily quests named Field Research and Special Research, which will lead players to Mew. Will the new features push old players to once again fire up the mobile game?

Video Games March 27, 2018

Elon Musk Really Wants To Colonize Mars, And Here's How He'll Do It

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has set his sights on colonizing Mars. A presentation by Musk on Mars colonization has now been published, allowing everyone to see the visionary CEO's plans of sending humans to the Red Planet.

Space March 27, 2018

New York Excelsior Redeems Itself, Wins Overwatch League Stage 2 Title

The New York Excelsior took the Overwatch League Stage 2 title after an exciting finals match against the Philadelphia Fusion. The New York Excelsior has now redeemed itself, after losing in the Stage 1 finals against the London Spitfire.

Video Games March 26, 2018

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Apologizes For Data Scandal With Full-Page Newspaper Ads But Admits Something Scary

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took out full-page ads in several major newspapers around the world to apologize for the data privacy scandal that has rocked the social network. However, the apology contains a statement that should scare Facebook users.

Security March 26, 2018

Electronic Arts AI Taught Itself How To Play 'Battlefield 1': Will We See It In 'Battlefield V'?

Electronic Arts and DICE created self-learning AI agents that were able to teach themselves how to play 'Battlefield 1' after being set loose on the game for a few days. Will the technology be featured in the upcoming 'Battlefield V'?

Video Games March 26, 2018

'GTA Online' PC Players Being Banned For No Reason After Latest Update

'GTA Online' players on the PC are being banned from the game for no reason. The problem is allegedly related to the Southern San Andreas Super Sport Series update that was recently rolled out.

Video Games March 26, 2018

Samsung To Finally Roll Out Android 8.0 Oreo Update For Unlocked Galaxy S8, Galaxy Note 8

The unlocked Galaxy S8 and Galaxy Note 8 will finally receive the Android 8.0 Oreo update in two to three weeks. Samsung also explained why operating system upgrades are slower for unlocked smartphones compared to carrier-locked versions.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 26, 2018

NBA Will Charge 99 Cents For Live Streams Of 4th Quarter Of Games: Good Deal?

The NBA tested an option for fans to watch the fourth quarter of certain games for only 99 cents. The feature looks like a good deal for viewers, instead of having to look for an illegal live stream.

Internet March 25, 2018

Apple To Launch Foldable iPhone That Doubles As Tablet In 2020

An analyst from Bank of America Merrill Lynch claimed that Apple is working to launch a foldable iPhone in 2020. This will follow up the innovation that the company showed with the iPhone X.

Apple March 25, 2018

New 'Overwatch' Feature Will Let You Choose Players To Avoid As Teammates

Toxicity in 'Overwatch' has been one of the pressing issues of the massively popular multiplayer shooter. In the latest Developer Update, game director Jeff Kaplan unveiled a new feature that may help solve the problem.

Video Games March 25, 2018

Scientists Watch As Killer Whale Murders Newborn Orca: Why Did This Happen?

For the first time, scientists witnessed and documented a killer whale infanticide. A 32-year-old adult orca killed an infant orca, for a reason that may as well have come from the plot of a TV drama.

Animals March 24, 2018

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