Rathcroghan: a living and unexplored ceremonial complex
TULSK, Ireland – Rathcroghan (Ir. Cruachan Ai), was the ancient capital of Connacht. It may be the oldest and largest unexcavated “royal” site in Europe. Fewer people know about it, than know about Navan Fort (Ir. Emain Macha) or Tara (Ir. Teamhair).
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Leak left 243 million Brazilians’ medical records and personal info ripe for the picking
The personal information of more than 243 million Brazilians was potentially accessible for at least six months thanks to weakly encoded credentials kept in the source code of the Brazilian Ministry of Health’s website (via ZDNet).
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Developers can now sign up for Apple’s reduced 15 percent App Store cut
Apple has opened enrollment in its new small business program that will allow eligible app developers to receive 15 percent more from App Store sales, the company announced on Thursday.
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Google plans cross-continent concert for Beethoven’s 250th birthday
Were he still alive today, Ludwig van Beethoven would turn 250-years-old on December 17th. You can celebrate the anniversary of the composer’s birthday by opening up the Google Arts & Culture app on your phone and online.
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Warner Bros. will release all of its new 2021 movies simultaneously on HBO Max
WarnerMedia is pushing even more aggressively into streaming by releasing every single one of its movies in 2021 simultaneously on HBO Max. There are some limitations to the new business model. The movies will only stream on HBO Max for one month before leaving the platform for a period of time.
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Drone footage shows the shocking collapse of the Arecibo Observatory
Today, the National Science Foundation (NSF) released shocking footage of the collapse of the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico.
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Samsung’s fingerprint-secured T7 Touch SSD drops to $160 for 1TB
While you may not be leaving home as often as you used to at the moment, security is still important for all of the devices you might carry around, including external storage. Samsung’s T7 Touch SSD can keep your data secure until you unlock it via the built-in fingerprint sensor.
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Amazon UK begins replacing ‘stolen’ launch day PS5s
Amazon UK broke a lot of gamers’ hearts in November when people who thought they managed to buy a PlayStation 5 received its box without the actual console.
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American Airlines conducts first public Boeing 737 Max test flight after ban
American Airlines is gearing up to become the first US airline to resume commercial passenger flights with the Boeing 737 Max after the plane’s 20-month ban was lifted.
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