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Finding Quasars: Important but Extremely Rare Extragalactic Objects Are Now Easier to Spot

This is an illustration of a distant galaxy with an active quasar at its center. Credit: NASA, ESA and J. Olmsted (STScI) Astrophysicists have developed a new method for finding changing-looking quasars – important but extremely rare objects in deep space. Astrophysicists from the University of Bath have developed a new method for pinpointing the…

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Uganda re-imposes lockdown to beat back COVID-19 case surge

KAMPALA: Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni on Sunday re-imposed a strict lockdown that included the closure of schools and the suspension of inter-district travel to help beat back a surge in COVID-19 cases in the East African country.The new measures, which will be effective from Monday morning, include the closure of all educational institutions, some bans…

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Entertainment
Guilty Gear Strive launch trailer released, reveals characters not in initial fighter lineup

Screenshot by Gamepur Ahead of the worldwide release of Guilty Gear Strive on June 11, ArcSystemWorks developers Daisuke Ishiwatari and Akira Katano hosted an early access showcase livestream for the title. The stream also revealed the launch trailer for the upcoming fighting game. The launch trailer features the full lineup of fighters, as well as more of…

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Technology
COMPUTEX 2021: Best announcements this year!

Hordes of techies like myself cried of anguish last year when we learned that COMPUTEX was officially cancelled; a year on however, the world’s largest tech expo was finally able take place in full swing – albeit through the interwebz.  As usual, the six-day affair saw big brands unveil all sorts of exciting products and innovations…

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Sports
De Bruyne, Foden, Kirby win PFA awards

Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne and Phil Foden won the PFA Players’ Player of the Year and the Young Player of the Year award respectively, while Chelsea’s Fran Kirby won the women’s top award.De Bruyne was up against Foden in the senior competition for the gong, as well as teammates Ruben Dias and Ilkay Gundogan.…

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Twitter CEO, Jack Dorsey is considering hard wallet production

Twitter and Square Inc. Chief Executive Officer, Jack Dorsey, said his digital-payments company, Square Inc., is considering building a Bitcoin hardware wallet, which is an offline cryptocurrency wallet that holds the digital currency but isn’t connected to the internet.Hardware wallets are considered the safest way to safeguard cryptocurrencies and are used by investors in cryptocurrency…

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Business
Harris’s Guatemala, Mexico trip likely to emphasize non-government cooperation

Please try another search Economy7 minutes ago (Jun 06, 2021 04:11PM ET) 2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris attends an infrastructure event addressing high speed internet in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building’s South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington, U.S., June 3, 2021. REUTERS/Evelyn Hockstei 2/2 By Nandita Bose…

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Entertainment
New alien shotgun revealed in Fortnite Season 7 teaser

New Items A teaser video for Season 7 revealed a new alien shotgun in Fortnite. However, Save The World players might already be familiar with it. Published 57 seconds agoon June 6, 2021 The second teaser video for Season 7 revealed a new alien shotgun in Fortnite that’s coming to the Battle Royale mode. Starting…

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Williams eliminated by Rybakina, Tsitsipas to play Medvedev in quarter-finals

Serena Williams’ latest quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title ended with a 6-3, 7-5 defeat by Kazakh 21st seed Elena Rybakina in the French Open last 16 on Sunday. The 39-year-old American, still one short of Margaret Court’s all-time record of most Grand Slam singles titles, has not gone beyond the fourth round…