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Vikings preseason tickets going for as little as $3

After not having fans at any home games in 2020, the Vikings will welcome fans back on Saturday. But it’s just a preseason game, and that means fans aren’t particularly eager to go. Tickets are now going for as little as $3 on ticket resale sites, according to Chris Thomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer […]

Business

Micron kicks off dividend payments, shifts to ‘opportunistic’ share buybacks

Memory chip maker Micron Technology Inc (MU.O) on Monday said it would shift how it returns cash to shareholders, buying up more shares when prices are low, fewer when prices are high and instituting a dividend for the first time. Micron makes DRAM and NAND memory chips, which are needed for nearly all computing systems […]

Technology

Signal Makes Disappearing Messages Feature More Powerful: How It Works

HOME » NEWS » TECH » SIGNAL MAKES DISAPPEARING MESSAGES FEATURE MORE POWERFUL: HOW IT WORKS1-MIN READSignal Makes Disappearing Messages Feature More Powerful: How It Works The Disappearing Messages on Signal is available on phones as well as desktopThe Disappearing Messages on Signal is available on phones as well as desktopDisappearing messages on Signal are […]

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How Women Are Reclaiming Public Spaces In Bengaluru, Thanks To This Art Project

When Bengaluru-based artist Indu Antony put together Cecilia’ed – her project that focuses on the safety of women in public spaces – she knew it would not start an overnight revolution, nor bring about a sudden change in deeply-entrenched patriarchal notions. Instead, she hoped to draw attention to the subtle ways in which women are […]

Sport

Grand jury subpoenas are being sent out in connection with Deshaun Watson allegations

Deshaun Watson‘s camp has believed that it’s inevitable a grand jury will be convened to assess the allegations of misconduct against him. Reportedly, that grand jury is being convened. According to Mark Berman of Fox 26 in Houston, subpoenas are being sent out in connection with the process. This means that witnesses are being asked […]

Lifestyle

Cherry slab pie and Italian peaches and cream: Ed Smith’s stone fruit recipes

I quite like a fruit pie; I really like a “slab” fruit pie (because: the corners); and I love a slab pie filled with naturally sour fruits. Rhubarb and gooseberries are the obvious choice for fans of seasonal British fruit – and, as it happens, 800–900g of either substitute perfectly in today’s first recipe without […]

Business

China quietly sets new ‘buy Chinese’ targets for state companies – U.S.

China’s government quietly issued new procurement guidelines in May that require up to 100% local content on hundreds of items including X-ray machines and magnetic resonance imaging equipment, erecting fresh barriers for foreign suppliers, three U.S.-based sources said. Document 551 was issued on May 14 by the Chinese Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of […]

Technology

Jury decides Apple should pay $300 million in patent dispute

Apple must pay $300 million in royalties following a retrial in a patent dispute, a Texas jury determined Friday. As reported by Reuters, the jury found that Apple should pay patent company Optis Wireless Technology and its related companies because the technology Apple used in its iPhones, iPads, and Watches allegedly infringed Optis’ patents. Last […]

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21-Year-Old British Student, Who Went Viral Over Afghan Holiday, Evacuated

A British student who travelled to Afghanistan for a holiday shortly before the Taliban takeover has now been evacuated from the country. Miles Routledge, 21, said he wanted to explore what he described as the “worst places in the world”, reports Manchester Evening News. The Taliban insurgency in the country, however, forced him into hiding […]