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A Delicate Game: Brain Injury, Sport and Sacrifice Hana Walker-Brown (Hodder Studio)Everyone knows that repeated blows to the head can cause long-term damage to the brain. The science is not ambiguous on this point. And so Walker-Brown takes us on a gripping and heartbreaking journey through the human debris of sport, from bereaved families to […]

KENNESAW, Ga. | Dec 2, 2022 Wriggling into a stretchy, full-body black suit with internal wires, Kennesaw State University senior Jordan Carter smiled. “I feel like a spy,” the dance major said as she zipped up the motion capture suit, put on the accompanying gloves and strapped an elastic crown to her head. Nearby, KSU […]

Sarah Shaw vividly remembers her first migraine attack. She was 24, and wandering through a haunted corn maze during the Halloween season. Shaw recalls a sudden feeling of nausea and an intense pain in her head. The lights seemed brighter, the sounds louder — and the maze became a lot scarier than she expected. “It […]

BlackBerry recently commissioned Forrester to conduct a Total Economic Impact™ Study of CylancePROTECT®, along with a webinar on key market trends that impact endpoint security from both the industry and customer perspectives. Continued growth in the endpoint security market is being driven by an uptick in attacks, especially ransomware and phishing. At the same time, […]

When Hakeem Jeffries was growing up in Crown Heights, a working-class neighbourhood in Brooklyn, his congresswoman was Shirley Chisholm, a New York politician who in 1968 became the first black woman elected to the US Congress. In 2012, Jeffries was elected to represent the same area. This week — on what would have been Chisholm’s […]

December 2, 2022 —  New CT technology outperforms conventional CT in detecting subtle damage in the lungs of patients with persistent symptoms of COVID-19, according to a new study published in 

The word “blacklist” has been blacklisted by an exam board in its computer science GCSE in a move that it says will help to stamp out racism. AQA is following guidance from the National Cyber Security Centre, which has stopped using blacklist and whitelist. It says this equates white with good and safe, and black […]

Hate speech against Black people, transgender persons as well as engagement with hateful content on Twitter has increased sharply since Elon Musk took over the platform, a research by the Center for Countering Digital Hate found on Friday. The research findings are now being seen in the background of Twitter’s increased reliance on automated moderation […]

By Darlene Johnson / Capital News Service RICHMOND, Va. – How exactly would Wile E. Coyote or SpongeBob SquarePants represent their 7th District constituents in Congress if they had garnered enough write-in votes to best the official candidates? And who would run it better — Jesus Christ or Yeezy? Those were just a few of […]

Dec 2 (Reuters) – Elon Musk’s Twitter is leaning heavily on automation to moderate content, doing away with certain manual reviews and favoring restrictions on distribution rather than removing certain speech outright, its new head of trust and safety told Reuters. Twitter is also more aggressively restricting abuse-prone hashtags and search results in areas including […]

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