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Passenger flights land and take off at Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Virginia, across the Potomac River from Washington, January 19, 2022.

5G launches in US without huge impact on flights

AT&T, Verizon begin rollout of upgraded broadband service after deal struck to scale back near airports

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In this file photo taken on April 22, 2021, an American Airlines plane takes off from the Los Angeles International Airport in the United States.

AT&T to delay some 5G deployment amid aviation standoff

The proposal would allow about 90 percent of the wireless tower deployment to move forward

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An illustration of the outer coating of the Epstein-Barr virus, January 13, 2022.

Study: Epstein-Barr virus can cause multiple sclerosis

'The good news is that, if we have a vaccine against EBV… that might actually prevent the occurrence of MS'

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The Earth's shadow partially obscures the moon as it emerges from behind a cloud during a lunar eclipse in the skies over Beijing, China, on May 26, 2021.

China builds ‘artificial moon’ to test gravity

Researchers will test technologies in prolonged low-gravity environments before sending them to the moon

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This undated artist rendering released by Boom Supersonic shows the company's supersonic airplane with the United Airlines logo.

Mach 5 passenger plane could start supersonic travel

The race is on to launch the era of high-speed commercial flight

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Supporters of President Donald Trump are confronted by Capitol Police officers outside the Senate Chamber inside the Capitol, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 in Washington

Twitter forms content monitor team for Jan 6 anniversary

Twitter vows 'strong enforcement action against accounts and tweets that incite violence'

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A cellphone tower, used for a 5G network, is seen on a street in Beijing on September 24, 2020.

US telecoms agree to airlines' call for 5G deployment delay

AT&T, Verizon to postpone rollout of technology for two weeks so air safety regulators can conduct review

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The Apple logo is pictured outside the newly-opened Apple store in downtown Bangkok on July 31, 2020.

Apple first US company to reach $3 trillion in market value

The tech giant also was the first US company to hit $2 trillion in August 2020

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A man walks past an advertisement for 5G cellular phone service in the window of a T-Mobile store in New York City on September 21, 2021.

AT&T, Verizon reject request for 5G deployment delay

AT&T and Verizon offer to temporarily adopt new safeguards

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Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene at the US House of Representatives, Washington, DC on February 4, 2021.

Twitter suspends Marjorie Taylor Greene’s personal account

The congresswoman is a vocal supporter of the QAnon conspiracy theory movement

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People walk past an image of an iPhone displayed at an Apple store in Ahmedabad, India, August 1, 2020.

Apple puts India iPhone plant 'on probation' after mass food poisoning

Some 250 women at Foxconn's iPhone factory in southern India were treated for food poisoning this month

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A Soyuz-2.1B rocket booster lifts off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome to deliver into orbit 36 British OneWeb satellites as part of a space communication project designed to provide high-speed Internet access all over the planet, in Baikonur, Kazakhstan, December 27, 2021.

UK firm closer to offering global internet via satellites

OneWeb now has 394 satellites of the planned 650 in orbit for the constellation to provide internet globally

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Technicians lift the mirror of the James Webb Space Telescope using a crane at the Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland, United States, April 13, 2017.

NASA’s revolutionary James Webb telescope takes off

Webb, a large infrared telescope with a 21.3-foot primary mirror, is the successor to the Hubble Telescope

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The Intel headquarters in Santa Clara, California. Dec. 12, 2011 .

Intel apologizes over letter on US Xinjiang sanctions

A statement from Intel's US staff assured that the company would follow US law

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View of airline ticket counters at Los Angeles International Airport on May 24, 2018.

Airlines warn of new delays over 5G disruptions

Despite the airlines' concerns, the wireless industry insists there are no safety issues

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An employee looks up towards Luke Jerram's illuminated 3D installation entitled Gaia as part of the 2020 Greenwich and Docklands International Festival at the Royal Naval College in London, England, August 28, 2020.

UK space firm gets $8.5m funding for factory satellites

Space Forge wants to deploy satellites in which new alloys, medicines, and electronics can be made in space

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تظهر هذه الصورة التي أتاحتها وكالة ناسا عرض لمسبار باركر الشمسي وهو يقترب من الشمس. يوم الثلاثاء الموافق ديسمبر. في 14 من عام 2021

NASA probe enters the outer atmosphere of the sun

The Parker Solar spacecraft was able to provide new data about the sun's magnetic fields and particles

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A health worker administers a swab at a temporary Covid testing center in Bucheon, south of Seoul, South Korea, on May 27, 2020.

South Korea to test facial recognition to track Covid cases

Human rights advocates and some South Korean lawmakers expressed concern over the use of facial recognition

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Louis Knight-Webb, co-founder of 'Who Targets Me,' an app monitoring political online influence, points to data from the 2017 UK general election, London, UK, May 31, 2017.

Facebook misidentifies thousands of political ads, study suggests

Research suggests Facebook wrong 83% of the time when examining whether ad is political or not

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This illustration photo taken in Los Angeles, United States, on October 28, 2021, shows a person using Facebook on a smartphone in front of a computer screen showing the META logo.

Meta to ban all Myanmar-army controlled businesses from platforms

Over 100 accounts, pages, and groups linked to military-controlled businesses have already been removed

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An attendee demonstrates software during AWS re:Invent 2021, a conference hosted by Amazon Web Services, at The Venetian Las Vegas on November 30, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada, US.

Amazon Web Services reports mass outage, many sites affected

During the outage, Kentik recorded a 26 percent decrease in traffic to Netflix

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Prof. Michael Levin of Tufts University speaks to i24NEWS about xenobots, December 2021.

Scientists create living 'robots' that reproduce called xenobots

Xenobots are formed from the stem cells of the African clawed frog and can move and work together in groups

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Melania Trump and former US president Donald Trump smile prior to the College Football Playoff National Championship game on January 13, 2020 in New Orleans, Louisiana, US.

Trump’s social media firm raises $1b from unnamed investors

Trump was notably banned from several social media sites following the January 6 riots