Garrett Stimpson

Wimbledon: The tech behind the world’s top tennis tournament

Pete Sampras isn't playing, right? — From the archives: There's a surprising amount of cool tech for a 140-year-old event.…

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The great sleep divide

$leep — Sleep deficits are robbing poor people and racial minorities of health and earning power. Katherine Ellison, Knowable Magazine…

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Russian hackers are trying to brute-force hundreds of networks

Colbert always warned us about bears — Moscow's Fancy Bear group has been on a password-guessing spree this whole time.…

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OpenZFS 2.1 is out—let’s talk about its brand-new dRAID vdevs

it's complicated — dRAID vdevs resilver very quickly, using spare capacity rather than spare disks. Jim Salter - Jul 2,…

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Apps with 5.8 million Google Play downloads stole users’ Facebook passwords

SURPRISE — Researchers uncovered 9 apps that used a sneaking method to pilfer credentials. Dan Goodin - Jul 2, 2021…

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Foundation pays off mortgage for family of fallen trooper

HANOVER, Va. (AP) — A charitable foundation has paid off the mortgage on a Virginia home belonging to the family…

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Liberty rally from 18 down to beat Charles and Mystics 82-79

NEW YORK (AP) — Betnijah Laney scored 19 points and Jazmine Jones had 12 of her 17 points in the…

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Palestinians: Israeli forces kill man in West Bank clashes

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The Palestinian Health Ministry says Israeli forces killed a Palestinian man Saturday evening during clashes…

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Data show Virginia traffic fatalities rose in 2020

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Data show deaths in car crashes rose statewide last year, even as Virginians drove less due…

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Rural county in Nevada moving to rename road after Trump

YERINGTON, Nev. (AP) — A rural Nevada county where voters sided solidly with Republican Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential…

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