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Gizmodo is a design, technology, science and science fiction website. It was originally launched as part of the Gawker Media network run by Nick Denton, and runs on the Kinja platform. Gizmodo also includes the subsite io9, which focuses on science fiction and futurism. Gizmodo is now part of G/O Media, owned by private equity firm Great Hill Partners.

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Should You Get a Coronavirus Test If You Protested? [Video]

Should You Get a Coronavirus Test If You Protested?

There are things to keep in mind if you’ve protested and are unsure about getting a COVID-19 test. You should get tested if you can but you don’t have to say that you were at a protest. If you..

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Blackout Tuesday Meant Well, But... [Video]

Blackout Tuesday Meant Well, But...

An apparently well-intentioned effort to post black boxes on social for Blackout Tuesday has backfired spectacularly. Blackout Tuesday was originally meant to raise awareness about systemic racism and..

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Contract Journos For Microsoft MSN, News To Be Dumped For Robots [Video]

Contract Journos For Microsoft MSN, News To Be Dumped For Robots

Microsoft MSN and Microsoft News are downsizing their roster of reporters and are switching them out for artificial intelligence. Gizmodo reports dozens of contract journalists are being phased out..

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Twitter Hides Trump's Tweet Calling For Protestors To Be Shot [Video]

Twitter Hides Trump's Tweet Calling For Protestors To Be Shot

According to Gizmodo, the White House reposted President Trump’s tweet which calls for Americans protesting police brutality in Minneapolis to be shot. On Friday, Twitter hid Trump's original tweet..

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World Health Organization Halts Trials Of Hydroxychloroquine [Video]

World Health Organization Halts Trials Of Hydroxychloroquine

The World Health Organization announced they are temporarily suspending clinical trials of hydroxychloroquine. The controversial drug has been used as an experimental coronavirus treatment for the past..

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Wakey, Wakey: Millions Of Cicadas To Emerge After 17 Years Of Underground Slumber [Video]

Wakey, Wakey: Millions Of Cicadas To Emerge After 17 Years Of Underground Slumber

Cicadas are easy to spot, with their large bodies, big bulbous eyes, and see-through wings. Now, Gizmodo reports a brood of periodic cicadas not seen since 2003 is expected to emerge this year in parts..

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Netflix Plans to Get Rid of Inactive Subscribers [Video]

Netflix Plans to Get Rid of Inactive Subscribers

According to Gizmodo, Netflix will send out email alerts and in-app notifications . to users who haven't streamed anything in over a year since signing up.

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Trump Mulls Forming Panel To Investigate Liberals Talking Smack About Conservatives Online [Video]

Trump Mulls Forming Panel To Investigate Liberals Talking Smack About Conservatives Online

President Donald Trump has complained for years about online bias against him. Now, Gizmodo reports Trump is thinking about doing something about it. Sources say Trump is mulling forming a panel to..

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CDC Now Says Covid-19 May 'Not Spread Easily' on Surfaces [Video]

CDC Now Says Covid-19 May 'Not Spread Easily' on Surfaces

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated information on COVID-19. The site now indicates that the virus “does not spread easily” on surfaces. The CDC site says it could still be..

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Alabama Is Running Out of ICU Beds For COVID Patients [Video]

Alabama Is Running Out of ICU Beds For COVID Patients

According to Gizmodo, Alabama is running out of ICU beds for coronavirus patients. A Johns Hopkins University tracker reports that there are 13,414 cases of coronavirus and 529 deaths in Alabama. This..

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Nextdoor App Is Trying To Forge Stronger Relations With Law Enforcement [Video]

Nextdoor App Is Trying To Forge Stronger Relations With Law Enforcement

Community platform Nextdoor is conducting a series of events across the country to build better relations with law enforcement. According to Gizmodo, that's a cause for concern among civil rights and..

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Knives Out: Why CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield Is Watching His Back [Video]

Knives Out: Why CDC Director Dr. Robert Redfield Is Watching His Back

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Robert Redfield may be thinking about dusting off his resume. According to Gizmodo, sources say Redfield feels he's on thin ice at the White..

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Stuck Working At Home? Why Not Work In Your Own Backyard? [Video]

Stuck Working At Home? Why Not Work In Your Own Backyard?

For those lucky enough to be working at home, some are even luckier because they can do it outside. According to Gizmodo, it's entirely possible to set up a home office right in your backyard. First,..

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FCC Fields More Than 2,000 Complaints Over 'Keep Americans Connected' Pledge [Video]

FCC Fields More Than 2,000 Complaints Over 'Keep Americans Connected' Pledge

When widespread pandemic lockdowns began to spread across the US, the Federal Communications Commission took action. The FCC pushed carriers to sign its Keep Americans Connected Pledge. Carriers would..

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Verizon Finalizes Acquisition Of BlueJeans [Video]

Verizon Finalizes Acquisition Of BlueJeans

Verizon finalized its acquisition of video conferencing platform BlueJeans during the coronavirus pandemic. According to Gizmodo, BlueJeans is another teleconference service helping people and business..

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TSA Might Add Temperature Checks To Screening Procedures [Video]

TSA Might Add Temperature Checks To Screening Procedures

The Transportation Security Administration might add a new step to its pre-boarding screening procedures. According to Gizmodo TSA agents might begin to check temperatures in U.S. airports. The new..

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Two More Deaths Reported At Amazon Facility [Video]

Two More Deaths Reported At Amazon Facility

Amazon confirmed two more deaths among their workers at its facilities in two different states. According to Gizmodo, lawmakers and activists want the company to release official figures of deaths..

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Police Visit Tesla Factory [Video]

Police Visit Tesla Factory

The Fremont Police Department in California inspected Tesla’s factory. A police spokesperson said they assessed the facility’s safety measures and its degree of operation. According to Gizmodo, CEO..

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Studies: Summer Heat Won’t Kill Coronavirus [Video]

Studies: Summer Heat Won’t Kill Coronavirus

According to Gizmodo new studies suggest that summer heat and humidity won't stop the spread of coronavirus. With weather warming up in the Western hemisphere, experts say that people should continue..

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The Top Health Leaders Of The US Are Now In Coronavirus Quarantine [Video]

The Top Health Leaders Of The US Are Now In Coronavirus Quarantine

An assortment of the US's top health leaders are in coronavirus quarantine, including its leading infectious disease expert, Dr. Anthony Fauci. According to Gizmodo, it's a sign COVID-19 is spreading..

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Uber Lays Off 14 Percent of Staff, Pandemic Pummels Business [Video]

Uber Lays Off 14 Percent of Staff, Pandemic Pummels Business

Uber announced this week that it’s cutting 3,700 roles as the coronavirus crisis pummels its ride-share business and that of its competitor Lyft. An Uber spokesperson confirmed to Gizmodo that the..

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Whole Foods Workers Will Do A Sick Out With Other Store Employees [Video]

Whole Foods Workers Will Do A Sick Out With Other Store Employees

Whole Food workers are becoming more organized, now using a grassroots group called Whole Worker. According to Gizmodo, these essential workers are making demands for safe work environments. The group..

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Senator Wants The Attorney General To Open A Criminal Investigation Into Amazon [Video]

Senator Wants The Attorney General To Open A Criminal Investigation Into Amazon

Republican Sen. Josh Hawley has come after Apple, Google and TikTok but now he’s focusing on Amazon. Hawley asked Attorney General William Barr to open a “criminal” case against Amazon. According..

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EU Docs Warn Of Life-Threatening COVID-19 Complications In Children [Video]

EU Docs Warn Of Life-Threatening COVID-19 Complications In Children

Doctors in Europe are seeing an alarming rise of rare, life-threatening complications among children with the novel coronavirus COVID-19. However, it’s not certain how common these complications are..

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148 Test Positive For Coronavirus On Japan-Docked Cruise Ship [Video]

148 Test Positive For Coronavirus On Japan-Docked Cruise Ship

148 crew members onboard the cruise ship Costa Atlantica have tested positive for coronavirus. According to Gizmodo, there were out of 632 total crew members, making roughly 1/4 infected. The CDC said..

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Giant Tortoise Rediscovered: Species Found 113 Years After 'Going Extinct'

giant tortoise rediscovered: species found 113 years after 'going extinct'
by Alice Monroe - The animal world is truly fascinating. It’s tragic that there are so many species which are dying out, and so many that we have never had the pleasure of meeting during our..
One News Page Staff - Published

Why Are Indian Lawmakers Pushing for ‘Tiktok’ to Be Banned?

why are indian lawmakers pushing for ‘tiktok’ to be banned?
by Alice Monroe - TikTok – a popular app which allows users to create their own short musical clips and segues – continues to rank highly in download charts in the West, having originated..
One News Page Staff - Published

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