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How Vindex is bringing order to the chaotic world of esports

There are vast differences between the major esports leagues, but they all share a common denominator: Vindex.Founded by former Major League Gaming heads Mike Sepso and Sundance DiGiovanni, Vindex describes itself as an esports infrastructure company — a one-stop-shop for brands and companies looking to get involved in competitive or casual gaming content. “I think…

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Bringing discoveries to light: X-ray science at Argonne

Argonne physicist Mary Upton aligns a high-resolution monochromator in preparation for an experiment at the Advanced Photon Source. Credit: Argonne National Laboratory For more than 25 years, the Advanced Photon Source’s intense X-rays have enabled important breakthroughs. With a massive upgrade in the works, scientists will be able to see things at scale never seen…

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Pinecone CEO on bringing vector similarity search to dev teams

All the sessions from Transform 2021 are available on-demand now. Watch now. The traditional way for a database to answer a query is with a list of rows that fit the criteria. If there’s any sorting, it’s done by one field at a time. Vector similarity search looks for matches by comparing the likeness of…

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How Scientists Are Bringing Back Sturgeons, Fish That Once Swam With Dinosaurs

For millions of years, an armored behemoth has navigated its long nose through North American waterways. The lake sturgeon, which can reach six feet long and live to be 150 years old, are thought to be the oldest fish species in the Great Lakes ecosystem. “The times that I’ve been able to go out into the…

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Sex Pistols Are Bringing Anarchy to the Courtroom

Sex Pistols, historically messy bitches who live for the musical dissent, have now found themselves in a corporate small-screen battle. How punk! The Guardian reports that frontman John Lydon (a.k.a. Johnny Rotten) is being sued by two other members of the band, guitarist Steve Jones and drummer Paul Cook, over a licensing disagreement for Danny…

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MTV Is Bringing Cribs Back From the Dead

What the MTV VMAs Looked Like 10 Years AgoWelcome (back) to my crib.  MTV is officially reviving the beloved, iconic, era-defining show Cribs, in which celebrities give tours of their over-the-top homes. It’s like Architectural Digest’s home tours, but sillier. Cara Delevingne may have a vagina tunnel, but does she have nocturnal fish and an entire closet…

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Headspace is bringing meditation and sleep exclusives to Apple Podcasts

Headspace, the company behind the popular meditation app, has launched a new channel that brings exclusive meditation content and a sleep subscription to Apple Podcasts. The new Headspace Channel is made available for free to the company’s Apple subscribers, though you’ll have to pay a bit extra to access the sleep content. According to Headspace…

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Bringing the 1980s action heroes into Call of Duty: Warzone

Did you miss GamesBeat Summit 2021? Watch on-demand here!  Call of Duty: Warzone got some 1980s action heroes this week with its mid-season update. Now you can play as your favorite Die Hard character John McClane (Bruce Willis) or Rambo (Sylvester Stallone. It’s the latest treat in Activision’s hot battle royale game, which has more than…

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NASA is now bringing asteroid samples back to Earth

It seems like only yesterday we were celebrating the arrival of NASA’s OSIRIS-REx asteroid probe at the space rock known as Bennu. Bennu is a big, beefy, messy rock with lots to see, and NASA’s probe spent a good deal of time studying its surface before it ever attempted to snatch a sample of material.…

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Meet 20 Teachers Bringing Positivity to the Classroom During an Unpredictable School Year

Teachers Share Uplifting Messages to Students Amid CoronavirusThe influence of a good teacher can never be erased.  Ever since the coronavirus pandemic caused schools to put a pause on in-person learning, instructors across the country have had to adjust lesson plans, master new technology services and adapt to an unpredictable work environment. But through changing guidelines and…