'Avengers: Infinity War' trailer gives a heartbreaking hint about what happens after 'Thor: Ragnarok'

Thor: Ragnarok had a pretty downer ending for such an upbeat film, and Avengers: Infinity War doesn’t look much cheerier. 

Marvel’s mighty box office smash ended with Asgard obliterated and its surviving citizens crammed onto a stolen spaceship, headed toward Earth and an uncertain (if hopeful) future — until an ominous looking vessel loomed overhead in a post-credits scene

It doesn’t take a nuclear physicist with seven PhDs to surmise that said loomer is probably Thanos, which is bad news for the embattled Asgardians — especially if these scenes in the new Infinity War trailer are anything to go by.  Read more…

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Source: Mashable | 'Avengers: Infinity War' trailer gives a heartbreaking hint about what happens after 'Thor: Ragnarok'

Delaware 4.1-magnitude earthquake rattles Mid-Atlantic region

  1. Delaware 4.1-magnitude earthquake rattles Mid-Atlantic region  CBS News
  2. Earthquake hits Delaware, rattling windows as far as DC  Washington Post
  3. Rare quake shudders through Northeast; centered in Delaware  ABC News
  4. Earthquake centered in Dover, Del., rattles Maryland  Baltimore Sun (blog)
  5. Delaware hit with rare 4.1 earthquake. Californians just HAD to say something about it  The San Diego Union-Tribune
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Source: Google News | Delaware 4.1-magnitude earthquake rattles Mid-Atlantic region

Merlin and Dubset strike a deal to help indie artists monetize DJ mixes

Last August, Sony Music made a deal with Dubset, a company that helps rights holders identify samples in songs to ensure they get paid. Apple and Spotify also connected with the licensing company for the streaming services' unofficial mixes, too. Now…
Source: Engadget | Merlin and Dubset strike a deal to help indie artists monetize DJ mixes

Matt Lauer's Twitter account vanishes day after sexual harassment allegations

Matt Lauer’s Twitter is gone. 

Just a day after sexual harassment allegations surfaced and led to his ousting from NBC, his account is no longer available on the social network. 

Newsweek reporter Ryan Sit tweeted about the development, showing an error page for Lauer’s former account on the Twitter mobile app. 

Looks like Matt Lauer’s twitter account is gone 💨 @mlauer pic.twitter.com/Ih2dsiAy7B

— TheRyanSit (@TheRyanSit) November 30, 2017

J.D. Durkin, White House correspondent for Cheddar, also tweeted about the development with a screenshot from a desktop computer.  Read more…

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Source: Mashable | Matt Lauer's Twitter account vanishes day after sexual harassment allegations

Argentina Abandons Rescue Mission for Crew of Missing Submarine

  1. Argentina Abandons Rescue Mission for Crew of Missing Submarine  U.S. News & World Report
  2. Argentina sub mission no longer a rescue operation  CNN
  3. Argentina no longer searching for survivors from missing submarine  New York Daily News
  4. Search for Missing Argentine Sub Narrows to 15-Square-Mile Area of South Atlantic  EDM Digest
  5. Argentina’s missing submarine: ‘No one will be rescued’  The Guardian
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Source: Google News | Argentina Abandons Rescue Mission for Crew of Missing Submarine

This new FDA-approved Apple Watch band measures the electricity in your heart

The Federal Drug Administration just cleared a new band for the Apple Watch that monitors the electrical rhythms in your heart. 

After a two-year process to satisfy the FDA’s stringent requirements, AliveCor announced today that the Kardia Band is now available for purchase for $199. It’s a mobile electrocardiogram (EKG), which measures a heart’s electrical activity and has traditionally been used by doctors to identify abnormal cardiac rhythms. 

“It’s a regulated measure of physiology by the FDA. Doctors can recognize over 100 conditions when they see an EKG,” AliveCor CEO Vic Gundotra told MashableRead more…

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Source: Mashable | This new FDA-approved Apple Watch band measures the electricity in your heart

Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' finally comes to Apple Music and Spotify

It’s been three weeks since Taylor Swift’s reputation landed, and now it’s finally coming to streaming services.

Swift’s outlandishly hyped sixth album will be rolled out across major streaming services like Spotify and Apple Music on Friday, Dec. 1.

Swift confirmed the streaming service date in an Instagram Story, without dates or times for individual countries.

The album is already available in Australia and New Zealand streaming on Spotify and Apple Music.

Tweets are showing the album is also available in the Philippines on Apple Music. Read more…

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Source: Mashable | Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' finally comes to Apple Music and Spotify

GM plans to put self-driving cars to work in cities in 2019

GM plans to get its autonomous cars driving commercially around cities by 2019. That's according to a presentation posted on the automaker's website, which stated that at its current rate, GM expects "commercial launch at scale" to happen after next…
Source: Engadget | GM plans to put self-driving cars to work in cities in 2019

Google Assistant will soon help you find local home services

Like rival assistants Alexa and Siri, Google Assistant keeps adding new features, including identifying songs and controlling Chromecast. But now it can help users find local businesses, too. Instead of just providing a top list, however, Google Assi…
Source: Engadget | Google Assistant will soon help you find local home services

Philips' first Roku TV is now available for $349

If you've been patiently waiting for the new Philips television set that comes with Roku built in, you're in luck. The electronics giant announced that the 40-inch model from its new Roku TV 4000 series is available now at Sam's Club. It will appear…
Source: Engadget | Philips' first Roku TV is now available for 9