The Berrics was started by Steve Berra and Eric Koston (the collective's name is a portmanteau) as a place for kids to skate without getting hassled on the street. Now, The Berrics is being acquired by Hypebeast and they're forming a new company “The Berrics Company”, with the express mission of making sure the particular spirit that it was founded to foster in… Read More [...]
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SpaceX is all about reducing the cost of launching things into space, and right now one of those costs it think it can eliminate is having to use a new fairing every time it launches a rocket. The fairing is basically the shell at the top of the rocket that protects whatever cargo's being launched (for instance, it housed the Tesla Roadster and SpaceX's Starman mannequin during… Read More [...]
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Photos: Indonesia's Mount Sinabung erupts, spews towering ash cloud
Mount Sinabung erupted on Monday morning, sending an ash cloud more than 5,000 meters (16,000 feet) towering into the atmosphere. No fatalities or injuries have been reported. [...]
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More than 100 people have died in eastern Ghouta in Syria in one day of violence. The bombardment of the opposition-controlled enclave continues Continue reading... [...]
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How many times do you hear about a company exposing sensitive data because they forgot to lock down a data repository on Amazon? It happens surprisingly often. Chef wants to help developers and operations teams prevent that kind of incident. Today, the company released InSpec 2.0, which is designed to help automate applications security and compliance in the cloud. InSpec is a free open… Read More [...]
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Warren Jeffs: Child bride reveals horrors of life under fundamentalist Mormon sect leader
A former child bride who fled a fundamentalist Mormon cult has told how the sect's leader reminded her she was “the property” of her husband after she begged him to free her from the forced marriage. Elissa Wall suffered multiple miscarriages after being made to marry her cousin at the age of 14 under the polygamous Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Jeffs, said to have had 78 wives and more [...]
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Idaho Senator Rants At Students Who Drove 300 Miles To Meet Him
An Idaho Republican state senator has been labeled a “bully” after ranting at college students who traveled hundreds of miles to discuss a birth control bill with lawmakers. [...]
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