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‘The Umbrella Academy’ Boss Teases a Potential Season 4 After Finale

Jun 24, 2022

[Warning: The below contains MAJOR spoilers for The Umbrella Academy Season 3.] At the close of Season 3, the Umbrellas are once again in for a major shock — and they don’t even know all of it! After dealing with the kugelblitz and facing off with the Sparrows (the kids Colm Feore’s Reginald adopted in a new timeline instead of them), The Umbrella Academy reset the universe (courtesy of Reginald and an intervening Allison, played by Emmy Raver-Lampman). Post-reset, Allison has her hus ...read more

COVID-19 vaccines saved nearly 20 million lives in a year, study says

Jun 24, 2022

Published on 24 June 2022 Author Nearly 20 million lives were saved by COVID-19 vaccines during their first year, but even more deaths could have been prevented if international targets for the shots had been reached, researchers reported Thursday.   On December 8, 2020, a retired shop clerk in England received the first shot in what would become a global vaccination campaign. Over the next 12 months, more than 4.3 billion people around the world l ...read more

Prosecutors seek 15 years for former 'Cheer' star Harris

Jun 24, 2022

CHICAGO (AP) — A prosecutor has asked a federal judge to sentence Jerry Harris, a former star of the Netflix documentary series “Cheer,” to 15 years in prison for coercing teenage boys to send him obscene photos and videos of themselves and soliciting sex from minors at cheerleading competitions. Attorneys for Harris are seeking a sentence of six years. Assistant U.S. Attorney Kelly Guzman wrote in a sentencing memo late Wednesday that Harris used “his status as a competitive cheerlead ...read more

The ‘Most Real Richard III There’s Ever Been’

Jun 24, 2022

After drama school, Hughes did not immediately secure an agent — unlike many of his colleagues. “Voices in my head were going, ‘Are you a risk?’” he said, but those doubts lifted after he secured a role in a production by Graeae, a British theater company that casts deaf and disabled actors. Before then, Hughes said, he felt his appearance “was going to hold me back,” but after being surrounded by other disabled actors, he felt empowered. He even started wearing short sleeves to h ...read more

Hytera at CCW 2022 Is Showcasing Convergence-Native Solutions for Critical Communications Sector

Jun 24, 2022

VIENNA–( BUSINESS WIRE )–Critical Communications Week (CCW) took place in Vienna, Austria on 21st June, 2022. The event has been running for over twenty years across the globe, bringing the latest technology services to users from both private and public sectors, to provide unparalleled access to authoritative content and unrivalled networking opportunities. As the gold sponsor of the event, Hytera presented the industry-leading Convergence-Native communication solutions and products fo ...read more

Witchcraft Documentary ‘Heart, Don’t Be Afraid’ Conjured Up

Jun 24, 2022

Georgian director Ana Kvichidze is in production with her first feature documentary, the Georgian/French coproduction “Heart, Don’t Be Afraid.” The film is supported by the Georgian National Film Center and France’s CNC, Film New Europe reports. Vardo lives alone and unlike the witches from the fairytales, she is a kind character. She was a popular “magician” years ago, but now her livelihood is mainly pension money and food brought by neighbors. With the help of her spells, the fil ...read more

Pakistan Stock Exchange plunges over 2,000 pts after PM Sharif announces ‘super tax’

Jun 24, 2022

The Pakistan Stock Exchange plunged by more than 2,000 points or nearly 5 per cent in just 22 minutes of manic trade at noon on Friday, after Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif announced a new “super tax” on large-scale industries that spooked investors. Sharif on Friday announced a 10 per cent “super tax” on large-scale industries like cement, steel and automobile, a move he said was aimed at tackling spiralling inflation and saving the cash-strapped country from going ''bankrupt.'' High ne ...read more

EU plans for life without Russian gas amid inflation spike

Jun 24, 2022

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A general view a main meeting room ahead of European Union leaders summit in Brussels, Belgium June 23, 2022. REUTERS/Johanna Geron 2/2 By Gabriela Baczynska, Kate Abnett and Ingrid Melander BRUSSELS (Reuters) -EU leaders on Friday warned that "cheap energy is gone" and agreed to boost preparations for further cuts in Russian gas, accusing Moscow of "weaponising" energy via a supply squeeze which Germany warned could partly shut its industry. A day af ...read more

Intel’s high-end mobile Arc GPU outperforms Nvidia RTX 3060 in new benchmarks

Jun 24, 2022

Home News Computing (Image credit: Intel) Intel has shared a new set of benchmarks for its Arc A7-series discrete mobile GPUs, testing seventeen different games at 1080p on the A770M and A730M cards and comparing them to Nvidia’s Max-Q laptop variants of the RTX 3060 and RTX 3050 Ti respectively. These results appear to show Intel’s Arc GPUs outperform the RTX cards by a moderate amount, with approximately a 12% performance increase on average for both Arc ...read more