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Rivian IPO filing reveals details on preorders and more

One of the more exciting electric vehicle startups on the market today is Rivian. Not long ago, the automaker began producing its first customer vehicles, with deliveries expected to begin this month. Rivian is also getting ready to go public and recently filed paperwork for its IPO. The paperwork filed for its IPO shed light…

Thomas Frank laments conceding of ‘s*** goal’ but hails ‘one of the better Premier League goalkeepers’ David Raya after Brentford beat West Ham thumbnail
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Thomas Frank laments conceding of ‘s*** goal’ but hails ‘one of the better Premier League goalkeepers’ David Raya after Brentford beat West Ham

Thomas Frank has claimed his newly-promoted Brentford side will always ‘go for the win’ and praised David Raya as one of the Premier League’s best goalkeepers following a 2-1 victory over West Ham. Brentford continue to entertain in their debut Premier League campaign, already beating the likes of Arsenal and Wolves, whilst claiming a famous…

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Science & Nature
Powerful technique details brain tumors’ formidable resiliency

A team led by researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine, the New York Genome Center, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard has profiled in unprecedented detail thousands of individual cells sampled from patients’ brain tumors. The findings, along with the methods developed to obtain those findings, represent a…

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Health & Medical
South African oysters linked to illness in Hong Kong

Oysters from South Africa have been linked to cases of food poisoning in Hong Kong. The Centre for Food Safety (CFS) in Hong Kong ordered the suspension of imports of raw oysters produced by Zwembesi Farm Limited in South Africa this past week. Six food poisoning clusters have been identified after consumption of raw oysters…

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General
Canadian NBA player Andrew Wiggins receives COVID-19 vaccine after initially refusing

Golden State Warriors forward Andrew Wiggins has received his COVID-19 vaccine and will be eligible to play in all games.Golden State Warriors forward Andrew Wiggins faced the possibility of not being allowed into Golden State’s home building at Chase Center for games starting Oct. 13 when the San Francisco Department of Public Health begins requiring…

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Business
Bitcoin Is The Singularity

BITCOIN IS THE SINGULARITYThe Center Cannot Hold: 8Bitcoin is singular. The word singular refers to just one instance of an object or occurrence. A secondary definition of the word describes that oneness as remarkable or outstanding. A singular beauty, for example. A singular individual might also be described as unique. Bitcoin is a technological singularity…

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Entertainment
Indigenous Ownership, Control & Identity in Film & TV Music

On this week’s podcast, Mike has a great chat with Nigel Irwin, a Toronto-based Cree composer/artist who is also the co-creative director of Nagamo Publishing. Nagamo is the world’s first Indigenous-created production music library that spans all genres and nations. Its goal is to provide much-needed opportunities for Indigenous music creators to showcase their talents…

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Technology
The Best Camera Gear for Your Smartphone

We’re living in a golden age of mobile photography. Also whatever the opposite of a golden age is for everything else. Depending on where you are, the global pandemic might make it tough to justify getting outside to shoot photos or videos, but most of the gear in this guide will up your game for…

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Sports
Browns’ Baker Mayfield: I Have to Be Better Than ‘Piss-Poor Performance’ vs. Vikings

Adam Bettcher/Getty ImagesBaker Mayfield was not pleased with his performance in the Cleveland Browns’ 14-7 win over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.”I need to pick it up,” Mayfield told reporters. “Because if I think that piss-poor performance is gonna cut it, it’s not. So I’ll get better.”Baillie Burmaster @bayburmTV#Browns QB Baker Mayfield on the defensive…

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World of White Dudes NFT: An Analysis of a Lot of Bobs

World of White Dudes is a collection of 10,000 NFT white dudes, each billed as unique, cool, and diverse.  Each white dude is an Ethereum-based ERC-721 NFT, and is randomly generated based on different rare traits.  Maybe He’s Born with It: Maybe It’s Bob from Accounting The World of White Dudes NFT attributes fall into…