Sage The Gemini Quits Social Media

Sage The Gemini had quickly settled into a groove. The precocious Fairfield, Ca. native’s career started off with a shot, with singles like “Red Nose” and the Iamsu!-featuring “Gas Pedal” immediately earning tractions at clubs and in dorm rooms in the Bay Area and throughout the country. Now, however, he finds himself in a bit of hot water over cheating allegations, and has decided to recuse himself from social media… Read more »

Flo Rida Pulls Out of Miss USA Pageant Due to Donald Trump’s Racist Remarks

Getty Image Flo Rida pulled out of his performance at this year’s Miss USA pageant due to Donal Trump’s racist remarks about Mexican immigrants during his presidential campaign announcement. The pageant is taking place in Baton Rouge. Flo’s representative confirmed Wednesday (July 1) that he would not perform, reported the Associated Press. NBC Universal also severed ties with the GOP candidate. They were previously in a joint venture with Trump for the annual Miss USA and Miss… Read more »

Renée James, President of Intel, Is Leaving the Company – New York Times


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Renée James, President of Intel, Is Leaving the Company
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SAN FRANCISCO — The president of Intel is moving on, and the chief executive appears to be using the occasion for a sweeping reorganization of his company, the world's largest maker of semiconductors. Renée James said in a memo to Intel employees …
Amid push for diversity, Intel announces departures of president and other top VentureBeat


Business News Roundup, July 3SFGate
Intel president steps down to seek CEO role elsewhereThe Columbian
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Watch Vince Staples Perform “Senorita” and “Lift Me Up” on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

Vince Staples isn’t amused. The 2015 XXL Freshman‘s stunning debut album, Summertime ’06 (out this week on Def Jam) is cold, calculated, unflinching. Seagulls and gunshots and love songs sequenced for nihilism. Last night (July 1), the Long Beach native brought all that and more to the set of Jimmy Kimmel Live!, where he performed his lead single, the Future-sampling, Cam’ron-nodding “Senorita,” and “Lift Me Up,” his album’s introductory track. The precocious Staples commanded the… Read more »

Young Money Rapper Flow Arrested For Second-Degree Murder

News broke in early June that Flow of Young Money was wanted for a double murder in New Orleans after he became a suspect in the shooting deaths of brothers Kendrick and Kendred Bishop. According to a report from The Times-Picayune, Flow, whose government name is Widner Degruy, was arrested yesterday (July 1) and faces two counts of second-degree murder. The report states that Degruy’s accomplice, Jonathan Evans, was arrested… Read more »

Dolphin breaks woman’s ankles in bizarre accident – Fox News


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Dolphin breaks woman's ankles in bizarre accident
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A dolphin caused chaos on a California family's recent fishing trip, leaping into their boat and breaking a woman's ankles. The 350-pound dolphin was a member of a pod that had been swimming alongside the Frickman family's boat before the freak
'It's just been insane': Family shocked by media attention as experts question OCRegister


Dolphin leaps onto boat, injuring California womanThe Denver Post
Dolphin leaps onto boat, breaking California woman's ankles13WMAZ
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Now that we know seahorses’ tails are square there’s a whole lot more we can … – Irish Examiner


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Now that we know seahorses' tails are square there's a whole lot more we can
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The tails of the marine oddities have a cross section that is square, not round or semi-circular as in most other animals. They evolved this way for good reasons, scientists have learned. The square structure allows the seahorse tail to be highly
Seahorse's Amazing Tail Could Inspire Better RobotsLive Science


Experiments with 3D models of seahorse's tail advances robotic surgeryThe Independent
Why Seahorses Have Square TailsSmithsonian
Laboratory Equipment –(e) Science News (press release) (registration) –Phys.Org
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Facebook wants to use lasers to beam the internet from drones in the sky – Quartz


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Facebook wants to use lasers to beam the internet from drones in the sky
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Facebook, among other large internet companies, is trying to figure out how to connect the next billion people to the internet. Without access to expensive wired internet connections, these people largely won't be getting online from computers, but
Facebook's thought-power futureNew Zealand Herald


Facebook working on delivering high speed internet using laserThe Indian Express
Facebook Eyes Lasers for Internet Connectivity (Pew Pew!)PC Magazine
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Woolly Mammoth Clones Edge Closer to Reality After Genome Analysis – NBCNews.com


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Woolly Mammoth Clones Edge Closer to Reality After Genome Analysis
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Scientists are one step closer to bringing a woolly mammoth back to life. A new analysis of the woolly mammoth genome has revealed several adaptations that allowed the furry beasts to thrive in the subzero temperatures of the last ice age, including a …
Scientists 'resurrect' gene believed to have helped woolly mammoths tolerate coldLos Angeles Times


Woolly Mammoth Clones Closer Than Ever, Thanks to Genome SequencingLive Science
Cloning of woolly mammoth edges closer after scientists unveil complete DNA of Mirror.co.uk
GenomeWeb –Phys.Org
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