Business

20 Must Visit Attractions in Slovakia

High Tatras Snow and Sunshine.  Taylor Geiger Add to Plan There’s way more than just 20 must visit attractions in Slovakia but if you only have time to cover the basics, here is a condensed bucket list of the most incredible places to check out. Tip: rent a car to see as many of these […]

Sport

Maria Sharapova retires from tennis at 32

Maria Sharapova is retiring from professional tennis at the age of 32 after five Grand Slam titles and time ranked No. 1. She has been dealing with shoulder problems for years. Sharapova played only two matches this season and lost both. In an essay written for Vanity Fair and Vogue about her decision to walk […]

Lifestyle

CORONAVIRUS ‘Not our first rodeo with new germs’: To prep for coronavirus, hospitals use lessons learned in past epidemics

Before the first confirmed U.S. case of the new coronavirus infection showed up at a hospital in late January, the patient did exactly what hospital officials in Washington state had hoped for: He gave them a heads-up he was coming. “What we really want patients to do is call and click through virtual ways, so […]

Business

Disney to serve Impossible Foods burgers at parks, resorts

Walt Disney Co’s theme parks, resorts and cruise line will serve Impossible Foods’ plant-based meat burgers, the companies said on Tuesday, a new win for the vegan patty maker that is broadening its reach across fast-food chains. Several quick-service restaurants, including Burger King and McDonald’s, are partnering with Impossible Foods or rival Beyond Meat Inc […]

Technology

Mozilla begins rolling out DNS encryption by default for Firefox users

Those who value their digital privacy are always looking for new ways to block companies, hackers, or government agencies from spying on their online activities. If you’re one of those individuals, Mozilla has some good news for you today: the organization has begun to rollout encrypted DNS over HTTPS (DoH) by default for US-based Firefox […]

News

Doorbell security camera captures killers leaving Mississippi crime scene, family says

Doorbell home security video shows suspects leaving the home of a teenage girl following an alleged robbery-turned-murder in Mississippi, the girl’s family said Wednesday. Madison Harris, 16, was fatally shot in her grandmother’s home in Biloxi on Monday afternoon and five suspects, ages between 15 and 17, have been arrested and booked on charges of […]

Sport

Djokovic, Tsitsipas reach Dubai quarterfinals

op-ranked Novak Djokovic beat German veteran Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-3, 6-1 Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Dubai Championships and remain unbeaten in 2020. Djokovic broke for a 4-2 lead in the first set and went 4-0 up in the second before wrapping up the win in 59 minutes. The Serb is 15-0 this year, […]

Business

Eight men in frame to run Norway wealth fund, including deputy CEO

Eight candidates have applied to head Norway’s sovereign wealth fund, the country’s central bank said on Tuesday, as its board prepares to decide who should steer the global portfolio of assets worth $1.1 trillion through a time of transition. The bank’s all-male list of candidates identified seven applicants, including the fund’s deputy chief executive, 49-year-old […]

Technology

Half-Life remake Black Mesa finally has a launch date

After 15 years of work, Crowbar Collective’s Black Mesa is almost finished. Well, according to the company’s owner, it will never really be finished, but at least it will finally get its version 1.0 badge soon. The game will exit Early Access next month. Black Mesa finally has an official release date. Adam Engels of […]