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ISS passed overhead July 21, 2020 at 09:16PM

From July 21, 2020 at 09:16PM, until July 21, 2020 at 09:26PM, the International Space Station passed over overhead for 569 seconds.

ISS passed overhead July 21, 2020 at 07:38PM

From July 21, 2020 at 07:38PM, until July 21, 2020 at 07:49PM, the International Space Station passed over overhead for 646 seconds.

Florida at center of virus outbreak and battle over school reopening

Washington (AFP) – Florida is the new epicenter of the coronavirus epidemic in the United States and is shaping up as a key battleground in a partisan-tinged fight playing out nationally over reopening schools in the fall.While cities such as Houston, Los Angeles and New York plan to begin the school year virtually or on…

Netflix shares dive on profit miss despite user growth

San Francisco (AFP) – Netflix shares dived on Thursday after the leading streaming entertainment service reported relatively flat quarterly profits despite rising subscriber numbers.Netflix reported a profit of $720 million on revenue of $6.1 billion in the recently ended quarter, compared with $709 million profit on $5.8 billion in revenue during the first three months…

Trump Fires Campaign Manager Brad Parscale, Replaces Him With Bill Stepien Amid Poor Polling

President Donald Trump changed up his reelection campaign strategy Wednesday evening, by promoting Bill Stepien to campaign manager and demoting Brad Parscale from that role to senior adviser.“I am pleased to announce that Bill Stepien has been promoted to the role of Trump Campaign Manager. Brad Parscale, who has been with me for a very…

High-profile Twitter accounts hacked simultaneously to spread cryptocurrency scam

Presidential hopeful Joe Biden and former President Barack Obama were just one of many high-profile movers and shakers to have their Twitter accounts hacked Wednesday to spread a cryptocurrency scam.“I am giving back to the community,” read a tweet supposedly posted by Biden. “All Bitcoin sent to the address below will be sent back doubled!…

Florida surpasses 300,000 coronavirus cases and adds another 112 deaths

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Florida health officials on Wednesday reported 10,181 new COVID-19 cases, putting the state over 300,000 infections since the start of the pandemic.The latest report is not close to the record of 15,300 cases reached Sunday, but it’s still more than Tuesday’s list of 9,194 new cases.Deaths from COVID-19 complications also remain…

Apple launches its own news podcasts

San Francisco (AFP) – Apple on Wednesday launched its own news podcasts, a first for the iPhone maker which is wading into an already crowded field.Apple News will now feature daily audio news briefings along with “audio stories” — pieces from partners such as Esquire, Sports Illustrated, Time, Wired and the Wall Street Journal, as…

Citrix: Reports of user data being sold on dark web are false

Citrix Systems says reports circulating online that the data of 2 million users has been hacked and can be bought for $20,000 are false.In a blog posted on Tuesday, Citrix’s chief information security officer, Fermin Serna, wrote that Citrix investigated the reported claims about someone compromising the Citrix network, stealing data and threatening to launch…

Police video shows officer pulled gun, swore and touched George Floyd multiple times without explanation

MINNEAPOLIS — Body-worn camera footage from former Minneapolis police officer Thomas Lane, who is charged in the killing George Floyd, showed that Floyd was given no explanation for why he was being questioned before Lane pointed a gun at him, swore at him, physically touched him multiple times, and forced him out of his vehicle…