Parler Users Breached Deep Inside U.S. Capitol Building, GPS Data Shows

Parler Users Breached Deep Inside U.S. Capitol Building, GPS Data Shows

At least several users of the far-right social network Parler appear to be among the horde of rioters that managed to penetrate deep inside the U.S.

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Super Mario 3D World will launch in February alongside a new Nintendo Switch color

Super Mario 3D World will launch in February alongside a new Nintendo Switch color

Super Mario 3D World, an enhanced version of the original game that bundles in a new expansion called Bowser’s Fury, will launch on February 12th for the Switch. Nintendo announced the news today along with a new Mario Red & Blue Edition console.

Continue Reading . . . https://www.theverge.com/2021/1/12/22226787/super-mario-3d-world-release-date-price-new-color-switch

Netflix promises at least one new movie every week in 2021

Netflix promises at least one new movie every week in 2021

If you’re a Netflix subscriber, the company wants you to know there’s a lot of new movies coming. Netflix has 70 movies on its roster, more than Disney and Warner Bros. combined, according to the 2021 film slate the company released today.

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Fiat Chrysler teams with startup Archer to build an electric air taxi

Fiat Chrysler teams with startup Archer to build an electric air taxi

Archer Aviation is one of many startups trying to build an electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft, among Volocopter, Hyundai, Lilium and many others. The startup just boosted its standing, however, as it has announced a partnership with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA).

Continue Reading . . . https://www.engadget.com/fiat-chrysler-teams-with-archer-to-build-an-allelectric-passenger-plane-130001850.html

Yelp lets you tattle on places that don’t enforce masks and social distancing

Yelp lets you tattle on places that don’t enforce masks and social distancing

Yelp is adding a new option that lets customers provide feedback on whether a business is enforcing COVID-19 safety guidelines, the company announced today.

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Capitol Rioters Face Sedition Charges as DOJ Ramps Up Probe

Capitol Rioters Face Sedition Charges as DOJ Ramps Up Probe

U.S. prosecutors are ramping up the investigation into last week’s riot at the Capitol, with more than 170 suspects under scrutiny and law enforcement officials planning charges of sedition and conspiracy.

Continue Reading . . . https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-01-12/capitol-rioters-facing-sedition-charges-as-doj-ramps-up-probe

150-Foot Vessel Sculpture at Hudson Yards Closes After 3rd Suicide

150-Foot Vessel Sculpture at Hudson Yards Closes After 3rd Suicide

The Vessel, the spiraling staircase at Hudson Yards on Manhattan’s Far West Side, was closed to visitors on Tuesday, a day after a 21-year-old man jumped to his death in the third suicide in less than a year.

Continue Reading . . . https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/12/nyregion/hudson-yards-suicide-vessel.html