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4 things I like – and 4 things I don’t like – about Samsung’s latest $1,400 Galaxy S20 Ultra smartphone

At the moment, 5G shouldn’t be a massive selling point for the Galaxy S20 Ultra, which supports low-band, mid-band, and the fastest high-band versions of 5G. 5G connectivity isn’t something that differentiates the S20 Ultra from the S20 Plus — both phones support the three main 5G bands. It only differentiates against the regular Galaxy […]

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Daredevil ‘Mad Mike’ Hughes dies in launch of latest homemade rocket

Daredevil “Mad Mike” Hughes died on Saturday, February 22, after an accident during the latest launch of his homemade, steam-powered rocket near Barstow, California. Hughes had already piloted his rocket to several thousand feet in a successful test launch in 2018, but Saturday’s effort, which was being filmed for a new Science Channel series called […]

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Washington becomes the latest state to seek ban of flavored vaping products

Following 12 recent deaths and hundreds of illnesses that are being blamed on vaping, Washington State Gov. Jay Inslee is seeking to impose an emergency ban on flavored e-cigarette products. The state would join Michigan and New York in banning flavored products, while Massachusetts has halted all sales of e-cigarettes for four months. The Washington ban […]