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Hollywood
Why Anna Faris Is Supporting a Memoir by Her Husband’s Ex-Wife

Stars aligned on the night of Sept. 13 at NeueHouse Hollywood when actress Anna Faris interviewed Natasha Sizlo, an estates agent at The Agency, about her new, magical memoir, All Signs Point to Paris: A Memoir of Love, Loss and Destiny (Mariner Books, $28.99). The two share much in common (Faris’ husband, cinematographer Michael Barrett,…

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Technology
Chinese Smartphones Expected to Adopt eSIMs in the Future

This month, Apple released its new iPhone 14 series. In contrast with the Chinese version, the US version of the iPhone 14 no longer has a SIM card slot, but replaces it with an eSIM. Besides, Chinese telecommunications operators do not support eSIM services for the smartphone industry. In response, some Chinese web users have…

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Science & Nature
NSF announces increased support for capacity building in quantum information science and engineering research

The expansive and growing societal and economic impacts of quantum information science and engineering, or QISE, pose new challenges and unique possibilities. Building capacity, broadening participation, increasing access and expanding opportunities are central to fulfilling the mandate outlined in the “National Quantum Initiative Act,” passed in 2018, and a key tenet of the U.S. National…

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General
Cold, wet weather coming up

The SAWS weather map indicates a very low likelihood of severe impact on Makana and Ndlambe in the next few days’ cold, wet weather. Screenshot from SA Weather Service website Sunday’s forecast from the South African Weather Service predicts 25mm rain in Port Alfred and 20mm in Makhanda, where 16C is the predicted maximum for…

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Business
SLR: Settle into your Crocs and suck up your prejudices

Hersov’s highly charged interview at the latest BizNews conference has attracted comments from many different spheres and political viewpoints, the latest to weigh in on the issue being Simon Reader. He seeks to explode the hypocrisy in much of the ‘coof’ debate, and believes the largest media outlet in South Africa, News24 (Beijing24) requires ‘a…

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Entertainment
Cinematographer says ‘Don’t Worry Darling’ the ‘most harmonious’ set he’s been on

September 17, 2022 | 5:32pm Cinematographer Matthew Libatique insisted that the on-set climate of “Don’t Worry Darling” was “harmonious.”Imagespace/Shutterstock The cinematographer of “Don’t Worry Darling” claims it was the “most harmonious set” he’s ever been on” amid buzz that it was chaos behind the scenes. “When I hear that there are rumors of acrimony on…

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Entertainment
Kim Kardashian Reveals It’s ‘So Embarrassing’ Her 4 Kids Always Interrupt Zoom Calls

View gallery Image Credit: WavyPeter / SplashNews.com Kim Kardashian, 41, admitted she gets embarrassed when her kids interrupt her Zoom calls, during her time on a recent panel. The Kardashians star, who is the mother of North, 9, Saint, 6, Chicago, 4, and Psalm, 3, attended the second annual A Day of Unreasonable Conversation event…

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Prakash Jha speaks about Bollywood actors signing up for gutkha ads; asks, “Why will they work in my films when they get Rs. 50 crores for doing one gutkha ad”

Aashram filmmaker Prakash Jha who is known for some power packed films like Gangaajal and Rajneeti, recently became quite candid while discussing about the current scenario in Bollywood. With big starrers like Raksha Bandhan and Laal Singh Chaddha leading to a box office debacle, many of the filmmakers are forced to rethink about their movie…

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Technology
Report: EVGA is ditching Nvidia and exiting the graphics card business

A shocking report claims that EVGA, a 20-year veteran of the GPU market and one of Nvidia’s biggest partners, is exiting the graphics card business entirely. As one of the most visible brands selling graphics cards to consumers, its exit from the marketplace will have huge ramifications going forward. EVGA will continue to sell its…

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Sports
Rossi: Colton Herta paying price for F1’s past “greed”

Herta has been widely tipped for a seat at AlphaTauri next season in the event of Pierre Gasly moving to Alpine, but the seven-time IndyCar race-winner lacks the required superlicence points to make the switch to F1. With the FIA clear it would not change its rules to make an exception for Herta, Red Bull…