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IBM Says Google’s Quantum Leap Was a Quantum Flop

Technical quarrels between quantum computing experts rarely escape the field’s rarified community. Late Monday, though, IBM’s quantum team picked a highly public fight with Google. In a technical paper and blog post, IBM took aim at potentially ...

Boston Celtics sign Jaylen Brown to four-year contract extension

Oct. 21 (UPI) -- The Boston Celtics signed forward Jaylen Brown to a contract extension, the team announced Monday. Per team policy, the Celtics didn't disclose the terms of the deal. League sources told ESPN that Brown agreed to a four-year, $115 ...

New DNA Editing for Diseases, Dining Surveillance, and More

Genes are gettin' cleaned, and your bloomin' onion might come with a side of Big Brother, but first: Our daily cartoon shows off a new way to ditch your veggies. Here's the news you need to know, in two minutes or less. Want to receive this ...

New Orleans Pelicans’ Zion Williamson out 6-8 weeks after knee surgery

Oct. 21 (UPI) -- New Orleans Pelicans rookie forward Zion Williamson will be sidelined for an extended amount of time after he underwent knee surgery. The team announced Monday that Williamson had successful arthroscopic surgery on his right knee to ...

Thailand’s king strips consort of royal, military titles for undermining the queen

Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Thailand's King Maha Vajirallongkorn on Monday stripped his consort of her royal and military titles, saying she tried to undermine the queen. A royal order issued on Monday stated that Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi, 34, was unsatisfied ...

Oakland Raiders trade CB Gareon Conley to Houston Texans

Oct. 21 (UPI) -- The Oakland Raiders traded former first-round pick Gareon Conley to the Houston Texans, the team announced Monday. Raiders head coach Jon Gruden confirmed the trade, saying the team wants to give playing time to other young ...

A Brief History of Russian Hackers’ Evolving False Flags

Deception has always been part of the hacker playbook. But it's one thing for intruders to hide their tracks, and another to adopt an invented identity, or even frame another country for a cyberattack. Russia's hackers have done all of the above, ...

Warm air shrinks ozone hole to smallest size on record

Oct. 21 (UPI) -- The ozone hole is the smallest its been since scientists first began monitoring the human-caused phenomenon in 1982. After reaching an annual maximum measuring 6.3 million square miles in early September, the smallest maximum ever, ...

Man Unwittingly Got Drunk After His Gut Brewed Alcohol Due To ‘Auto-Brewery Syndrome’

"For years, no one believed him... The police, doctors, nurses, and even his family told him he wasn't telling the truth, that he must be a closet-drinker." PixabayA recent study revealed a man who suffered from unwanted drunkenness was diagnosed ...

What the Ohio Opioid Settlement Means for Other Lawsuits

Two Ohio counties planned to sue a group of companies for their role in the opioid epidemic, but at the last minute the parties reached a $260 million settlement. Here’s what that means for the counties and companies involved, and for the ...

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