Sport

Giovanni Simeone fires in early double as Napoli swat aside dismal Rangers

Rangers’ sobering Champions League campaign continued on its downward trajectory with a 3-0 defeat against Napoli in the Stadio Diego Armando Maradona. A 7-1 defeat by Liverpool at Ibrox in their last Group A outing had shocked the Light Blues and their fans and it looked ominous when striker Giovanni Simeone scored twice in the […]

Lifestyle

Anti-obesity medication’s steep price tag adds to public health disparities

Millions of Black and Hispanic adults who are overweight or obese are unable to afford the latest treatment in obesity medicine, a study by the Yale School of Medicine has found. For the study, Drs. Yuan Lu, assistant professor, Harlan Krumholz, Harold H. Hines, Jr. Professor of Medicine, and Yuntian Liu, research associate, estimated the […]

Business

Mexico’s Q3 economic activity points to 2.4% annual growth -finance ministry

Mexico’s economic activity indicators in the third quarter point to economic growth in line with forecasts of 2.4% annual growth in 2022, the country’s finance ministry said on Friday. “The Mexican economy continues to grow with solid macroeconomic balances despite a challenging international environment,” the ministry said in a statement. The ministry said dynamic economic […]

Technology

Steam’s Big Picture mode finally gets its long-promised Steam Deck UI overhaul

10 years after its introduction, Steam’s Big Picture mode has received a long overdue overhaul, with Valve finally making good on last year’s promise to replace the ageing UI with its decidedly more modern Steam Deck interface – albeit initially only for testing prior to a general release. Steam’s Big Picture mode first surfaced back […]

News

Young Man Makes Wrong Turn, Then Saves Sleeping Family From Fire: ‘They’re safe because of him’

A driver who took a wrong turn was able to save the lives of four people after miraculously driving down their street and seeing their house on fire. A doorbell camera video captures the moment the young man from Omaha, Nebraska, ran around the house to start banging on windows, and calling 911. Brendan Birt […]

Sport

Barcelona humiliated, relegated to Europa League then defeated by Bayern

Barcelona’s players sat beneath the stand and watched their Champions League campaign come to an end, then ran out on to the pitch and demonstrated some of the reasons why. Already eliminated when this game began, witnessing any last, tiny hope extinguished on the television where Internazionale beat Viktoria Plzen in the early kick-off, they […]

Lifestyle

Study urges caution when comparing neural networks to the brain

Neural networks, a type of computing system loosely modeled on the organization of the human brain, form the basis of many artificial intelligence systems for applications such as speech recognition, computer vision, and medical image analysis. In the field of neuroscience, researchers often use neural networks to try to model the same kind of tasks […]

Business

U.S. rail watchdog orders top carriers to report service metrics for 6 more months

The U.S. rail regulator has asked the country’s biggest freight carriers to continue reporting crucial service metrics for six more months, following its initial order aimed at fixing congestion, downtime and delays reported earlier this year. The Surface Transportation Board (STB) in April held a public hearing between customers, labor witnesses and railroads including Berkshire […]

Technology

Netflix’s Sonic Prime animated series gets December release date

It’s all looking a bit Sonic the Hedgehog as the year nears its end; not only does the blue streak make his video game return next month in Sonic Frontiers, Netflix has confirmed its 3D animated series Sonic Prime is hitting the streaming service on Thursday, 15th December. Sonic Prime was announced last February, after […]

News

‘RobotFalcon’ Can Disperse Flocks of Pesky Birds to Make Airplane Flights Safer

Remember the ‘Miracle on the Hudson’, when Captain “Sully” Sullenberger’s jet flew into a flock of geese and lost both engines, shortly after take-off in New York City? That was 13 years ago, but now researchers have designed a way to get flocks of birds to disperse using a cleverly-disguised drone. Besides the safety factors, […]