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October 1, 2017 6:31 AM Breast cancer survival rates rise in Sonoma County, across nation

Mindy Ricioli was 33 when she saw an episode of Oprah on television that made her take the lump in her breast a little more seriously. Located near her left armpit, she had noticed it off and on for about four months but thought it was a cyst because there was no history of cancer in her family. The Oprah episode was about a woman named Erin Kramp who, after 104

September 30, 2017 11:46 AM Can Google’s Pixel 2 Win You Over?

We’re about to find out what Google has in store for the next Pixel. On Wednesday (Oct. 4), Google is taking the wraps off its next smartphone — along with a host of other revamped products — so we can see what’s new with the device that’s supposed to embody the purest Android experience. Early leaks suggest we’re not in for a radical overhaul of the Pixel 48

September 29, 2017 8:14 PM Amazon’s Echo devices can now call mobile numbers and landlines for free

The Echo, Echo Dot, and Echo Show all support voice calls In case you missed the announcement during Amazon’s very busy hardware event earlier this week, the Echo, Echo Dot, and Echo Show have all gained the ability to place voice calls to numbers in the United States, Canada, and Mexico for free. If you want to receive calls from regular numbers, you’ll 45

September 29, 2017 7:00 AM World Heart Day 2017: 10 effective tips to keep your heart healthy forever

We all know the basics of a healthy heart, but some habits are such that we continue them without realizing that they are wreaking havoc on our hearts. Call it social pressure or negligence, the victim always is the heart. Heart pumps blood to our entire body and the significance of this cannot be undermined in any way. Also, most of us would know the increasing 139

September 28, 2017 3:13 AM Twitter's new 280-character limit trial is a risky strategy

The new measure heaps new problems onto an unstable business model that keeps Twitter unprofitable Social media site Twitter is trialling longer, 280-character limits to help users “easily express themselves”. At first glance this announcement might seem like nothing but a nice new feature. But this new step exemplifies two ways in which Twitter continues 40

September 27, 2017 2:08 AM Hlanganani/Sanganai World Tourism Expo roars to life

THE 10th edition of Hlanganani/Sanganai World Tourism Expo roars to life today, with 350 companies having registered to participate, organisers of the event have revealed. The expo, running to Sunday in Bulawayo, is the country’s premier travel and tourism showcase that is now officially recognised on the world tourism calendar and has been successfully 108

September 25, 2017 4:30 PM China Blocks WhatsApp, Broadening Online Censorship

Facebook declined to comment, following past practice when asked about WhatsApp’s difficulties in China. Lokman Tsui, an internet communications specialist at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, said that WhatsApp seemed to have been severely disrupted starting on Sunday. But he said that some WhatsApp users might still be able to use the service 78

September 25, 2017 1:38 PM Intel Core i9-7960X review: It beats Threadripper, but for a price

80% more cash than a 1950X for less than 20% more performance? Tough sell. Once again, Intel has opted to us a standard thermal interface material to join the CPU die to the metal heat spreader, instead of a more efficient indium-tin solder. Broadwell-E, the predecessor to Skylake-X, as well as AMD's Threadripper and Ryzen processors all use solder 61

September 25, 2017 2:00 AM 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' dethrones 'It' at box office

The R-rated spy comedy "Kingsman: The Golden Circle" displaced the horror sensation "It" as the No. 1 film in North America, while the second "Lego Movie" spinoff of the year didn't assemble the expected audience. The 20th Century Fox release opened with a weekend-leading $39 million debut, according to studio estimates Sunday. But "It" still continues 104

September 23, 2017 6:22 AM VIDEO: OLLI celebrates homecoming of 2000km rhino expedition on World Rhino Day

Fittingly on World Rhino Day (22 September), the One Land Love It (OLLI) team, designated by Port Elizabeth businessman and rhino activist, Wayne Bolton; concluded their OLLI Frontier Rhino Ride Expedition at the Donkin Reserve on Friday afternoon. Bolton wheeled off on a 2000km mountain bicycle ride from Port Elizabeth, through Eastern Cape, to KwaZulu-Natal 112