October 22, 2019
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Jim Kouri, CPP

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Test shows dark mode really can save battery life on OLED...

Test shows dark mode really can save battery life on OLED iPhones
At the end of the test the "light mode" iPhone XS was dead, while the one running dark mode still had 30 percent battery life. That result is a pretty good justification for switching if you often drain your iPhone's battery.Keep in mind that these aren't exactly official tests and that real life usage might…

Derek Jeter Card Goes For $202K on eBay

Derek Jeter Card Goes For $202K on eBay
Derek Jeter is no Honus Wagner. But he is considered one of the greatest baseball players ever to play the game; he is undoubtedly one of the best New York Yankees. But he has only been out of the game a few years—and he is still alive. So, then why did a Derek Jeter card…

Deadly parvo virus confirmed in Severn area

Deadly parvo virus confirmed in Severn area
Anne Arundel County offering free vaccination clinic for dogs Deadly parvo virus confirmed in Severn area Anne Arundel County offering free vaccination clinic for dogs Three dogs in the Severn area have died of parvovirus in recent months, Anne Arundel County officials said Monday.Parvo is a highly contagious disease that makes dogs extremely sick and…

Google Pixel 4 event: all of the rumors, news, and announcements

Google Pixel 4 event: all of the rumors, news, and announcements
Everything we know about Google’s new hardware Contributors: Verge Staff What is there to say about Google’s 2019 hardware that hasn’t already leaked? It’s hard to say for sure until the big event, which starts at 10AM ET on Tuesday, October 15th. We’ll be live at the event with the latest, and the Pixel 4…

Ban and tax our way out of obesity

Ban and tax our way out of obesity
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPeople in Manchester give a mixed response to banning snacks on public transport Snacking should be banned on public transport and extra taxes placed on unhealthy foods to tackle child obesity, England's outgoing chief medical officer says. In her final report as CMO, Dame Sally Davies also…

Rare warming over Antarctica reveals power of stratospheric models

Rare warming over Antarctica reveals power of stratospheric models
Warming of the stratosphere above the south pole will influence weather in the Southern Hemisphere for several months. Credit: John Sonntag/Planet Pix via Zuma Wire/Shutterstock For the past month, a rare atmospheric phenomenon has been brewing above Antarctica, raising temperatures in the upper atmosphere by 40 degrees and threatening to reverse the direction of a…

Comscore, the internet’s traffic judge, settles fraud charges for $5 million

Comscore, the internet’s traffic judge, settles fraud charges for $5 million
Comscore, the influential analytics firm that measures web traffic, has been formally accused of falsely reporting its own revenue and customer numbers. The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged Comscore and its former CEO Serge Matta with fraud today. Matta and Comscore agreed to settle the case for a total of $5.7 million without…

Foreign Spies Victimize US Businesses and Economy

The foreign intelligence threat within the United States is far more complex than it has ever been historically. The threat is increasingly asymmetrical...

Obama’s Dangerous Health Care Plan

President, Barack Obama has promised a massive change to “modernize health care by making all health records standardized and electronic.” Part of his ambitious...

Senator Kerry Visits Gaza: Never Met an Enemy He Didn’t Like

On Thursday, loser in the 2004 presidential race and former Vietnam anti-war leader Senator John Kerry (D-MA) arrived in the Hamas-ruled Gaza shortly after...

Exclusive: Spiritual Advisor to Mother Teresa Gets 25-Year Sentence for Sex...

(Information for the following was provided to the National Association of Chiefs of Police by the Department of Homeland Security.) A defrocked Catholic priest who...

Threat of Cyber Crime Continues to Increase

(This article is based on information provided by the FBI to the National Association of Chiefs of Police.) The cyber threat confronting the United States...