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AT&T, Time Warner unveil massive $85 billion merger with zero benefit for consumers

AT&T, Time Warner unveil massive $85 billion merger with zero benefit for consumers AT&T and Time Warner have jointly announced a deal in which the telecommunications giant will acquire Time Warner for $85.The deal would not include Time Warner Cable, which is a subsidiary of Charter, but does cover a number of other Time Warner properties and businesses.

New rolling road barriers are designed to reduce the impact of road accidents

New rolling road barriers are designed to reduce the impact of road accidents A group of architects from South Korea have come up with a rolling road barrier system designed to minimize the impact of highway crashes.The barrier is made up of plastic cylinders that spin upon impact, absorbing the shock and stabilizing the vehicle.

Innovative POC Sports ski helmet slides on impact to reduce head injuries

Innovative POC Sports ski helmet slides on impact to reduce head injuries For the longest time, helmets were built to be rigid cushions to reduce any impact on our skull.By lowering the amount of force applied to our heads, helmets reduce the amount of trauma done to our brains.

Watch live: Experts discuss why Asteroid Day could save us from catastrophy

Watch live: Experts discuss why Asteroid Day could save us from catastrophy A devastating asteroid impact has been the topic of science fiction, but a whole bunch of real-world scientists think it’s cause for concern.Today, astronomers from around the world hold a press conference to discuss the benefits and threats of asteroids, leading up to the first official U.

Scuf releases two premium PS4 controllers for more serious gaming sessions

Scuf releases two premium PS4 controllers for more serious gaming sessions If the Dualshock 4 isn’t doing it for you, a pair of high-end PlayStation 4 controllers from Scuf were announced on Wednesday.The Scuf Impact starts at $140, with while the Scuf Infinity Pro begins at $130.

Bill Gates challenges you to find lifesaving innovations hiding in this VR game

Bill Gates challenges you to find lifesaving innovations hiding in this VR game Long before Bill Gates made loads of money off Microsoft or set out to change the world with his foundation, he was probably just a boy playing hide-and-seek.Now, the noted philanthropist wants you to join him for a virtual throwback round of the childhood game.

Shock wave? Tsunami? Flying debris? Here’s how an asteroid will probably kill you

Shock wave? Tsunami? Flying debris? Here’s how an asteroid will probably kill you A new study has answered a question you never knew you had: If a deadly asteroid struck Earth, which one of its effects would most likely kill you?Conducted by a team of researchers from the University of Southampton in England, the experiment compared seven effects, including heat, flying debris, tsunamis, wind blast, seismic shaking, and cratering.

people dying the unlifening

people dying the unlifening people dying the unlifening Syrian AF bomb didn't explode on impact; Al-Queda troops rush the area just as the bomb decides to blow Your browser does not support the video tag.Syrian AF bomb didn't explode on impact; Al-Queda troops rush the area just as the bomb decides to blow A street vendor tending to her goods is killed by an out of control car.