Author: David Miller

"Travel aficionado. Incurable bacon specialist. Tv evangelist. Wannabe internet enthusiast. Typical creator."

Apple fans are eagerly anticipating the upcoming iOS 18 redesign, with many speculating that the new vision was inspired by the Apple Vision Pro. A recent leak obtained by MacRumors from an anonymous source claiming to be an iOS engineer has added fuel to the fire. The leaked iPhone frame template shows a button-y depth that is reminiscent of other Apple platforms. While the design does not represent a complete departure from current iOS layouts, it also does not signal a return to the pre-iOS 7 photorealism. It is still unclear whether the leaked image is real or simply fan…

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The upcoming total solar eclipse on Monday, April 8th has generated a lot of excitement among skywatchers and astronomers. The weather forecast for the eclipse viewing has been a major topic of discussion, with some concerns about cloud cover potentially obstructing the view. However, there is some good news on the horizon. Weather experts have noted that two areas of low pressure near Alaska and Russia will play a crucial role in determining the conditions on Monday. One of the lows has changed its movement direction, which could potentially create breaks in the clouds and improve viewing conditions. While there…

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FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried Facing 25-Year Prison Sentence for Fraud Sam Bankman-Fried, the CEO of cryptocurrency exchange FTX, has been handed a 25-year prison sentence after being convicted on seven counts of fraud and conspiracy to launder money. Bankman-Fried, who previously sponsored the Mercedes Formula 1 team, was found responsible for losing $10 billion in customer money and has been ordered to forfeit $11 billion in assets to the US government. The partnership between Mercedes and FTX had already ended before the 2022 Brazilian Grand Prix, with Mercedes later suspending the partnership following Bankman-Fried’s conviction. Despite this setback, Mercedes managed…

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The debate over where the solar system truly ends has been ongoing among astronomers for years. There are currently three main potential boundaries that are being considered: the Kuiper Belt, the heliopause, and the Oort Cloud. The Kuiper Belt, located between 30 and 50 astronomical units away from the sun, is a region filled with asteroids and dwarf planets. Some experts argue that this should be considered the edge of the solar system, while others believe it is too simplistic of a definition. On the other hand, the heliopause is defined as the point where the sun’s magnetic influence ends…

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SpaceX Sets New Launch Date for Starlink Internet Satellites SpaceX, the aerospace company founded by Elon Musk, has announced that the launch of another batch of Starlink internet satellites has been rescheduled for Saturday night. Originally set for Thursday, the launch was postponed due to unspecified reasons. The Falcon 9 rocket will carry 22 Starlink spacecraft and is slated to take off on Saturday at 10:30 p.m. EDT. The launch can be viewed live on SpaceX’s account on X, with coverage beginning before liftoff. If successful, the Falcon 9’s first stage will land on the drone ship “Of Course I…

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Embracer Group Sells Gearbox Entertainment to Take-Two Interactive for $460 Million In a major shakeup in the gaming industry, Embracer Group has announced the sale of Gearbox Entertainment to Take-Two Interactive for a whopping $460 million. The move comes as part of a larger restructuring effort by Embracer, which had acquired Gearbox for $1.3 billion in 2021. The decision to sell Gearbox came after financial difficulties for Embracer following a failed deal with Savvy Games Group in 2023. Take-Two will now take over entities like Gearbox Software and popular franchises like Borderlands and Homeworld as part of the deal. Despite…

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Prince William has been praised for his unwavering commitment to his royal duties during a challenging time for the royal family. The Duke of Cambridge has been balancing his official responsibilities with caring for his cancer-stricken wife, Kate Middleton, and supporting his father, King Charles, through tough times. According to King Charles’s former butler, William’s dedication to his royal duties while dealing with personal struggles is commendable. The royal expert described William as a strong character who is focused on fulfilling his obligations to the monarchy. Despite Middleton’s cancer treatment, Prince William has made it clear that he will not…

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In a thrilling match-up, the Phoenix Suns emerged victorious over the Denver Nuggets with a final score of 104-97. The Suns showcased their best form, motivated by a recent embarrassing loss to the San Antonio Spurs. Despite missing key player Jusuf Nurkic due to a right ankle sprain, the Suns managed to secure the win. The Nuggets were also short-handed, as they were without Jamal Murray. The Suns capitalized on this opportunity, displaying energy and execution on both offense and defense. Although they made some mistakes in rebounding and defense, the Suns stayed true to their philosophy and came out…

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Showtime’s new series, A Gentleman in Moscow, has been receiving praise for its blend of restraint and dark humor in adapting Amor Towles’ beloved novel. The show, which features solid performances from Ewan McGregor, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and Johnny Harris, follows the story of Count Alexander Rostov as he faces permanent house arrest at the Metropol Hotel after the Bolshevik Revolution. One of the key strengths of the series is its subtle exploration of character arcs and themes such as privilege and cancel culture, with the added twist of race-blind casting. McGregor’s amiable portrayal and chemistry with his co-stars make…

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Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell is embracing the new NFL kickoff rules approved at the annual meeting. The radical new rules, similar to those seen in the XFL, aim to promote more returns and reduce violent collisions on the field. Under the new rules, touchbacks will now be marked at the 30-yard line, fair catches are not allowed, and players will have restricted movement until the ball is fielded. Last year, only 22% of kickoffs were returned leaguewide, with return plays historically having a higher injury rate than plays from scrimmage. The Lions are prioritizing special teams and are in…

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