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NASA confirma que o barulho dos drones irritam mais que o dos carros

NASA confirma que o barulho dos drones irritam mais que o dos carros

Para chegar a esse resultado, os pesquisadores contaram com a participação de 38 pessoas, que foram expostas a gravações de drones disponíveis no mercado que voavam em velocidades e altitudes diferentes. O coautor do estudo, Andrew Christian , do Centro de Pesquisa Langley da NASA na Virgínia, ressalva: "Quando fizemos o teste, não pensámos que haveria essa diferença significativa". Consulte Mais Informação

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Man who livestreamed drunken joyride on Clearwater beach appears in court

Man who livestreamed drunken joyride on Clearwater beach appears in court

Ryan Stiles , 27, allegedly nearly hit a baby while streaming the video on Facebook when he drank, knocked over chairs and umbrellas and sent beachgoers running for their lives, according to witnesses. "Some people were crossing the beach, he came close to hitting the people on the beach". "He was saying things like "F" the police", she said. "What else would you think?" "What a waste of state resources", said someone who thinks nature is basically a set for reality shows about families of ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Google, Amazon, Apple, Facebook blow massive amounts lobbying Trump administration

Google, Amazon, Apple, Facebook blow massive amounts lobbying Trump administration

Google spent the most it ever has in a single quarter trying to influence elected officials in Washington, according to lobbying disclosures made public late Thursday. Amazon acquired Whole Foods last month in a blockbuster deal that will likely require regulatory scrutiny. But the proposed acquisition has triggered some antitrust concerns among lawmakers. Consulte Mais Informação

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Images of Nokia 2 Leaked: Nokia's Budget Smartphone

Images of Nokia 2 Leaked: Nokia's Budget Smartphone

We recently saw a leaked press render of the new Nokia 8 smartphone and now we have some actual photos of the handset. The new leaked image has been posted by a tipster on Chinese website, Baidu . After all, existing Nokia-branded Android-powered smartphones have proven to be popular enough on their own. The key difference between the two smartphone could be the positioning of the navigation buttons. Consulte Mais Informação

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IMF Readies USD1.8 Billion Loan To Greece

IMF Readies USD1.8 Billion Loan To Greece

The disbursement of funds is contingent on euro-zone countries providing debt relief to Greece. "I expect a plan to restore debt sustainability to be agreed soon". Once a debt plan is in place for Greece, the IMF board will have to once again give its approval in order to release any funds. Greek spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said earlier Thursday the country has begun a strong recovery phase "reflected in the recent economic figures and estimates". Consulte Mais Informação

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The Open Beta for the New Ghost Recon: Wildlands PvP Mode

The Open Beta for the New Ghost Recon: Wildlands PvP Mode

Sticking to the tactical nature of Wildlands , players in Ghost War can select different classes of fighters to fill specific roles on their teams, including scout, sniper, tank, and more. Further details on Ghost War's classes are expected to be revealed in the coming weeks, so those interested will have to stay tuned. It's scheduled to launch in full this autumn after beta this summer. Consulte Mais Informação

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Verizon Network Testing Said To Be Cause Of Video Throttling

Verizon Network Testing Said To Be Cause Of Video Throttling

We were able to confirm this ourselves using Fast.com, which is Netflix's download speed tester. Verizon told The Verge and Ars Technica today that this was all done as part of a test. Something certainly smells fishy here, nearly as if Verizon got caught capping download speeds for video apps, and then chose to play it off as optimization testing before (presumably) removing those caps. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sonic the Hedgehog comic book canceled after 24-year run

Sonic the Hedgehog comic book canceled after 24-year run

This does not mark the end of Sonic in comics, but signifies SEGA of America's decision to take a different direction for the series that will be announced at a later date. "SEGA looks foward to providing more information soon". Characters like Shadow the Hedgehog, Rouge the Bat and Big the Cat eventually made their way into the Archie Comics Sonic series A 25th anniversary special titled Sonic Mega Drive: Overdrive was announced by Archie Comics in October of 2016. Consulte Mais Informação

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