Month: August 2022

Meta plans to bring paid features to Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp

Meta is creating a product organization to identify and build “potential paid features” for Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp, according to an internal memo sent to employees last week and obtained by the edge. The new section marks Meta’s first serious attempt at building paid features across its main social apps, which all have billions of …

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New study says all-in-one pills can significantly prevent heart attacks

It’s not uncommon for heart attack survivors to have to take what’s like a handful of pills every day. While these pills are important to their health, they can also be somewhat of a burden – requiring patients to take them at set times and on a regular schedule to ensure they are working effectively. …

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Tony La Russa indefinitely exits White Sox manager position with heart problem | St. Louis Cardinals

Written by Rick Hamill St. Louis Post-Dispatch Former Cardinals manager Tony La Russa, who went to Mayo Clinic in Phoenix to receive treatment for a case of shingles that kept him sidelined for a week during the 2011 Cardinals World Championships season, has left the Chicago White Sox to return to the same clinic that …

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What are the features of the iPhone 14 Pro screen cut-out from Apple?

The biggest news from Apple today is that the iPhone 14 Pro will apparently use software to make the new screen cutouts look like one seamless cutout. Why is Apple making this change? Says a source familiar with Apple’s plans 9to5Mac The space between the two slots will be used to show the privacy indicators …

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White Dallas officer on leave after making coin that the Black Police Association says is racist

A white Dallas police officer is on administrative leave as the department investigates allegations he made and attempted to sell a challenge coin that the Black Police Association has denounced as racist. President Eddie Garcia said at a news conference on Wednesday that the officers’ design of the Southern Central Patrol Division’s coin was tainting …

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The Chicago Bears claim Alex Leatherwood, and 5 more concessions

When the Chicago Bears left 23 players on Tuesday to make it to the original 53-player squad, coach Matt Eberflos said the roster change would continue throughout the season. The Bears mixed it up in a big way on Wednesday by getting six Premier League players from waivers, including goalkeeper Alex Leatherwood, who was recruited …

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Baggage Handler Killed at New Orleans Airport Was a Lovely Daughter, and Passionate Basketball Player | News

Germani Thompson seems to have always had a basketball in her hands. Whether he plays at East St. “She loved basketball,” said her mother, Angela Dorsey. “She was my baby. Everyone loved her.” When news began spreading Wednesday that Thompson, 26, was killed in an accident Tuesday night while working at Louis Armstrong New Orleans …

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Deadly bird flu returns to the Midwest earlier than expected

Minneapolis – Bird flu returned to the Midwest earlier than authorities expected after a months-long lull, with the highly pathogenic disease detected in two commercial turkey flocks in western Minnesota and a hobby flock in Indiana, officials said Wednesday. The Minnesota Animal Health Board said the disease was discovered after a farm in Maker County …

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